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NASCAR Revamps Green-White-Checker Format
Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 – 15:42 | Comments Off on NASCAR Revamps Green-White-Checker Format
NASCAR Revamps Green-White-Checker Format

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NASCAR officials announced Thursday a change to the overtime system that it uses for it Sprint Cup, XFINITY and Camping World Truck series.
At the heart of the new green-white-checkered flag finish is the institution of an “overtime line”.
NASCAR explained the new system as follows:
After taking the green on the overtime restart, if the leader then […]

NHRA’s Spring Training Comes To A Rapid Conclusion
Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 – 10:10 | Comments Off on NHRA’s Spring Training Comes To A Rapid Conclusion
NHRA’s Spring Training Comes To A Rapid Conclusion

Tommy Johnson Jr. and Brittany Force posted the quickest runs in their respective categories Saturday during the final day of NHRA Nitro Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix.
NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car teams utilized the four-day pre-season test session to prepare for the season-opening Circle K NHRA Winternationals, next weekend at […]

‘Fastest Jack’ Lays Down Huge Pass In Arizona Test Session
Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 – 18:05 | Comments Off on ‘Fastest Jack’ Lays Down Huge Pass In Arizona Test Session
‘Fastest Jack’ Lays Down Huge Pass In Arizona Test Session

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“Fast Jack” Beckman posted a time quicker than the current Funny Car national record he owns and Top Fuel ace Tony Schumacher almost bettered the national record in his category Friday during Day 3 of NHRA Nitro Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz., near Phoenix.
NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car […]

NHRA Fires Up For Spring Training
Friday, Feb 5, 2016 – 16:13 | Comments Off on NHRA Fires Up For Spring Training
NHRA Fires Up For Spring Training

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Steve Torrence and Jack Beckman were quickest in their respective categories Thursday during Day 2 of NHRA Nitro Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz., near Phoenix.
NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car teams are utilizing the four-day preseason test to prepare for the season-opening Circle K NHRA Winternationals next weekend (Feb. […]

Sports Car Drivers Honor Stropus
Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Sports Car Drivers Honor Stropus
Sports Car Drivers Honor Stropus

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Judy Stropus, former professional timer/scorer, race-car driver and award-winning publicist, is the 2015 recipient of the Bob Akin Award presented by the Road Racing Drivers Club.
Stropus was honored during ceremonies prior to last weekend’s running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, season-opener of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Considered the top award in […]

Champ Enders Talks NHRA 2016 Style
Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 – 9:26 | Comments Off on Champ Enders Talks NHRA 2016 Style
Champ Enders Talks NHRA 2016 Style

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Two-time and defending NHRA Pro Stock champion Erica Enders met the press on Wednesday as she participated in a national teleconference.
Enders, who drives for Elite Motorsports, talked, among other things, about changes to series, her switch to Dodges and her new teammate.
She had 21 career victories and is second only to Angelle Sampey with 41 […]

Radio Voice Barney Hall Passes Away
Wednesday, Jan 27, 2016 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Radio Voice Barney Hall Passes Away
Radio Voice Barney Hall Passes Away

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Longtime racing radio voice Barney Hall as died at the age of 83.
Hall communicated the action of NASCAR to countless radio listeners during a broadcast career has spanned nearly 50 years.
A native of Elkin, North Carolina, Hall was one of the original members of the Motor Racing Network staff and was known as the “Voice of […]

NHRA Dumps Back-Up Rule For National Records
Monday, Jan 25, 2016 – 19:09 | Comments Off on NHRA Dumps Back-Up Rule For National Records
NHRA Dumps Back-Up Rule For National Records

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NHRA’s competition committee announced today that the longstanding 1-percent back-up policy to certify national record performances in the NHRA Mello Yello Series, J&A Service Pro Mod Series, and Lucas Oil Series Alcohol categories will no longer be required at NHRA Drag Racing Series events starting in 2016.
Under the new policy, NHRA teams who post performances […]

Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals
Sunday, Jan 17, 2016 – 9:08 | Comments Off on Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals
Abreu Finishes Big Weekend With Victory In Chili Bowl Nationals

Rico Abreu made a late pass for the lead and then went on to win the 2016 Chili Bowl Nationals in Tulsa, Okla. on Saturday night.
The victory in the prestigious Midget Car event was the second straight for Abreu. The 23-year-old Californian is a former USAC Midget car champion.
It also capped a weekend of good news […]

Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale
Saturday, Jan 16, 2016 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale
Clauson Takes Friday Qualifier; Field Set For Chili Bowl Finale

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Bryan Clauson led Friday’s Vacuworx Global Qualifying Night preliminary feature non-stop to set the stage for Saturday’s finale of the 30th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.
“My Golden Driller is lonely, I need to get him a friend,” Clauson joked after his fourth career prelim feature win around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s […]