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Kyle Busch To Start All-Star Race From Pole
Friday, May 18, 2012 – 21:35 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch To Start All-Star Race From Pole

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Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Busch edged Ryan Newman in Friday’s time trials, which included three laps and a pit stop.
Denny Hamlin claimed the third starting position, followed by Cup points leader Greg Biffle and Kevin Harvick .
Busch won his third All-Star pole but has [...]

Dragon Racing Switches Over To Chevrolet Power
Thursday, May 17, 2012 – 10:47 | Comments Off

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Two more IndyCar Series drivers have defected from Lotus and moved to Chevrolet power.
INDYCAR, the sanctioning body for the IZOD IndyCar Series, confirmed today that it has approved an engine partner change for Dragon Racing.
The team will transfer from Lotus to Chevrolet power for the entries driven by Sebastien Bourdais and Katherine Legge. The [...]

NASCAR Penalizes Kurt Busch
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 – 15:27 | Comments Off
NASCAR Penalizes Kurt Busch

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Kurt Busch has been penalized for his actions during last Saturday’s Sprint Cup race at Darlington Raceway.
Also penalized were a crew member for Busch’s team and two members of Ryan Newman’s Stewart-Haas Racing team.
Busch, driver of the No. 51 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, was fine $50,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until [...]

Johnson Ends ‘Drought’ At The Southern 500
Sunday, May 13, 2012 – 8:09 | Comments Off
Johnson Ends ‘Drought’ At The Southern 500

Jimmie Johnson broke a 16-race winless streak Saturday night when he won the Southern 500 Sprint Cup race at Darlington Raceway. He got the victory by pulling away from Tony Stewart on a restart with two laps to go.
The victory by the five-time champion gave Hendrick Motorsports its 200th Cup series victory.
“I want to thank all [...]

Honda, Corvette Win At Laguna Seca
Saturday, May 12, 2012 – 22:41 | Comments Off
Honda, Corvette Win At Laguna Seca

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Muscle Milk Pickett Racing got its second straight victory in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón on Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
In the GT class,  Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner also took their second consecutive win.
Seven cars in the GT class were within two seconds in the closing hour [...]

Logano Wins Darlington Nationwide Race
Friday, May 11, 2012 – 20:44 | Comments Off
Logano Wins Darlington Nationwide Race

Joey Logano of Joe Gibbs Racing won the Sports Clips 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Darlington Raceway on Friday night.
The victory, which came after a green/white/checkered restart, was the third of the year in the series for Logano and it came in his eighth start. It was his second victory in a row.
“Darlington,” Logano said, [...]

Biffle Wins Pole For Southern 500
Friday, May 11, 2012 – 17:27 | Comments Off
Biffle Wins Pole For Southern 500

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Greg Biffle won the pole on Friday for Saturday night’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 Sprint Cup race at Darlington Raceway.
Biffle, driving a Roush Fenway Racing Ford, had a fast lap of 180.257 mph. It was his second pole of the season – his other came at the Bristol short track.
Biffle has been the series points leader [...]

Texas Motorplex Hosting Annual Super Chevy Show
Friday, May 11, 2012 – 7:00 | Comments Off

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The third of 12 national Super Chevy Show events presented by Chevy Performance will take place at Texas Motorplex this week.
The event started with an escorted cruise Thursday afternoon of the American Veterans Traveling Tribute wall from Canton to the drag strip complex in Ennis, Texas.
The Super Chevy Show is a celebration of one of [...]

IndyCar’s Panther, Dreyer & Reinbold Form Alliance
Monday, May 7, 2012 – 15:09 | Comments Off
IndyCar’s Panther, Dreyer & Reinbold Form Alliance

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Two-time IndyCar Series champion Panther Racing announced Monday it has formed a strategic alliance with Dreyer & Reinbold Racing on Oriol Servia’s entry for the remainder of the 2012 IndyCar Series season.
The No. 22 Panther/DRR team will utilize Panther’s second Chevrolet engine lease and work in conjunction with the No. 4 National Guard team anddriver [...]

Torrence, Capps Stage Upsets At Atlanta Dragway
Sunday, May 6, 2012 – 16:30 | Comments Off
Torrence, Capps Stage Upsets At Atlanta Dragway

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Steve Torrence scored his first career Top Fuel win Sunday when he beat the field at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.
Also scoring class wins were Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock), Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle).
Capps’ victory was the first in Funny Car this season for a non-John [...]