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INDYCAR Names Barfield To Be New Race Director
Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 – 11:11 | Comments Off
INDYCAR Names Barfield To Be New Race Director

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The INDYCAR Series named Beaux Barfield as its new race director and president of competition on Wednesday.
Barfield was introduced at a press conference at Indianapolis Motor speedway.
He comes into a series that had numerous complaints about race officiating and rules during the 2011 season.
“I certainly come in here and think I can make a difference,” [...]

Reutimann To Drive For Baldwin
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2012 – 10:34 | One Comment
Reutimann To Drive For Baldwin

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Tommy Baldwin Racing added David Reutimann to the team’s 2012 driver Sprint Cup lineup alongside Dave Blaney. Still seeking sponsorship for both Reutimann and Blaney, details regarding car number, sponsors and team members will follow in the upcoming weeks.
Reutimann, a Zephyrhills, Fla., native, made his first NSCS start in 2005. He competed in four full [...]

McNish To Drive In Rolex 24
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2012 – 9:34 | Comments Off
McNish To Drive In Rolex 24

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Scotland’s Allan McNish will return to Daytona International Speedway later this month to run in the Rolex 24-hour event.
He will be co-driving a Riley-Ford for Starworks Motorsports.
A two-time winner of the Le Mans 24-hour race, McNish will be attempting to win at Daytona for the first time in his storied racing career.
Dumfries-born McNish, who celebrated [...]

Kahne, Sweet To Drive For Turner
Monday, Jan 2, 2012 – 15:02 | Comments Off
Kahne, Sweet To Drive For Turner

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Turner Motorsports, along with Great Clips, Inc., announced Monday that Kasey Kahne will increase his time behind the wheel of the No. 38 Great Clips Chevrolet in 2012 to compete in 15 NASCAR Nationwide Series events.
Brad Sweet, who has competed on a limited basis in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the last two [...]

Stewart Fields Super Team For Upcoming Chili Bowl
Monday, Dec 26, 2011 – 19:00 | Comments Off
Stewart Fields Super Team For Upcoming Chili Bowl

Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart will return to Tulsa, Okla., to compete in the 2012 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals it was announced Monday.
Joining Stewart on his Tony Stewart Racing team at the annual event will be NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr., USAC champion Bryan Clauson and 2011 POWRi rookie of [...]

Busch Signs With Phoenix Racing
Thursday, Dec 22, 2011 – 16:52 | 3 Comments
Busch Signs With Phoenix Racing

Phoenix Racing announced Thursday that it has hired former Sprint Cup champion Kurt Busch to drive one of its cars in 2012.
“I’m very happy to join Phoenix Racing and after entertaining a lot of quality offers, there’s no better place for me,” said Busch, winner of 24 Sprint Cup races, as well as the 2010 [...]

2012 IndyCar Schedule Released
Thursday, Dec 22, 2011 – 8:34 | Comments Off
2012 IndyCar Schedule Released

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A first-ever event in China and two venues that return after multi-year absences highlight the IZOD IndyCar Series schedule for 2012 announced Thursday.
The 2012 season, which will feature the return of engine manufacturer competition and a new universal chassis produced by Dallara Automobili, kicks off Sunday, March 25, with the eighth Honda Grand Prix of [...]

Conway To Drive For Foyt Racing
Tuesday, Dec 20, 2011 – 13:06 | Comments Off
Conway To Drive For Foyt Racing

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AJ Foyt Racing has hired Long Beach Grand Prix winner Mike Conway to drive the No. 14 ABC Supply Honda in the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series.
Conway, who won the Long Beach Grand Prix in his 26th IndyCar start, brings strength on the road courses to the team. In 2011, he qualified in the [...]

Conquest To Field LMP2 Pescarolo Car In ALMS
Monday, Dec 19, 2011 – 15:34 | Comments Off
Conquest To Field LMP2 Pescarolo Car In ALMS

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Conquest Endurance announced Monday that it is the importer and distributor the OAK-Pescarolo cars in the United States and will field a car in the LMP2 class for 2012.
The newly formed Conquest Endurance entity is a subsidiary of the Conquest Racing Team managed by Eric Bachelart, currently a team owner in the IZOD IndyCar Series.
It [...]

List Of Shootout-Eligible Drivers Is A Big One
Friday, Dec 16, 2011 – 10:51 | Comments Off
List Of Shootout-Eligible Drivers Is A Big One

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.  – NASCAR’s list of eligible competitors for the 2012 Budweiser Shootout covers a timeline from reigning Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart to former Daytona 500 winner Derrike Cope.
The 34th annual season-opening event launches Speedweeks at the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, Feb. 18, with start time set for 8:10 p.m. (EST). [...]