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Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice
Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 – 7:02 | Comments Off
Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice

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Audi Sport Team Joest ended Tuesday at Sebring International Raceway the same way it closed Monday – with the top three times in testing for America’s greatest sports car race. The Audi R18 of Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish set the best time of the day at 1:48.138 (124.508 mph) as all of [...]

Austin F1 Track To Hold Expo
Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 – 6:41 | Comments Off

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Formula Expo, the first public event in the extended run-up to the inaugural 2012 Formula One United States Grand Prix, has been scheduled for June 16-17 at the Austin Convention Center. In partnership with the host Circuit of The Americas, Formula Expo will provide motorsports enthusiasts an opportunity to connect with the experience, history, technology [...]

Hendrick Penalties Upheld
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012 – 13:58 | One Comment
Hendrick Penalties Upheld

Hendrick Motorsports’ appeal of penalties levided against the No. 48 Sprint Cup team by NASCAR officials have has been denied today.
A NASCAR release stated: “The National Stock Car Racing Appeals Panel unanimously upheld original penalties.”
The penalties, which include fines and a six-race suspensions for crew chief Chad Knaus and car chief Ron Malec, came after [...]

Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012 – 7:17 | Comments Off
Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines

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The DeltaWing racing car that will debut at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans will be powered by Nissan it was announced Tuesday in London.
A race-prepared 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, featuring direct petrol injection and a turbocharger, will power the Nissan DeltaWing, which is half the weight and has half the aerodynamic drag of a [...]

Global Rallycross Launches
Monday, Mar 12, 2012 – 15:47 | Comments Off

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – The Global Rallycross Championship will visit Texas Motor Speedway this summer as part of an initiative between GRC and Speedway Motorsports, Inc., designed to develop the action sport in the United States.
The partnership will bring select GRC events to NASCAR Sprint Cup and IZOD IndyCar Series [...]

Gatornationals Conclude
Monday, Mar 12, 2012 – 12:00 | Comments Off
Gatornationals Conclude

Morgan Lucas, Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Eddie Krawiec were class winners at the rain-delayed Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals on Monday.
Lucas beat Tony Schumacher in the Top Fuel finals while Hight beat Johnny Gray in Funny Car, Edwards beat Greg Anderson Pro Stock and Krawiec beat Andrew Hines in Pro Stock Motorcycle.
Lucas powered his GEICO/Lucas [...]

Stewart Holds Off Jimmie To Win Las Vegas
Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 – 22:21 | Comments Off
Stewart Holds Off Jimmie To Win Las Vegas

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Tony Stewart looked like anything but the defending Sprint Cup Series champion in the first two races of the 2012 season. But in race No. 3, he looked exactly like the defending champion.
Stewart led most of the second half of the Kobalt 400 Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon, and [...]

Rain Postpones Gatornationals
Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 – 19:08 | Comments Off
Rain Postpones Gatornationals

Constant late afternoon rain showers postposed Sunday’s 43th annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals eliminations at Auto-Plus Raceway after two rounds of competition. The semi-finals and finals will be contested beginning at Monday at 10 a.m. EDT.
Overcast skies greeted the racers and fans Sunday but the weather conditions were cool and optimum for quick runs.
Morgan [...]

Stenhouse Jr. Cashes In With Victory In Las Vegas
Saturday, Mar 10, 2012 – 19:47 | Comments Off
Stenhouse Jr. Cashes In With Victory In Las Vegas

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. held off Mark Martin on a restart with 39 laps to go and went on to easily win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon.
The margin of victory for the 21-year-old defending series champion over second-place Martin was over 5 seconds.
“That was a serious beat-down that Stenhouse [...]

Lucas To Start Gatornationals Eliminations From P1
Saturday, Mar 10, 2012 – 19:17 | Comments Off
Lucas To Start Gatornationals Eliminations From P1

Morgan Lucas raced his GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fueler to the No. 1 qualifying spot for the 43rd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals presented by NAPAFilters.com at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville on Saturday afternoon.
Cruz Pedregon leads Funny Car in his Snap-On Tools Toyota Camry heading into eliminations Sunday, while Allen Johnson topped Pro Stock in his [...]