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Hight Makes It Four Straight
Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 – 17:48 | Comments Off
Hight Makes It Four Straight

Robert Hight is officially the hottest driver in American auto racing.
The John Force Racing Funny Car driver won for the fourth time this season Sunday when he captured the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C.
Also winning at zMAX were Spencer Massey in Top Fuel and Greg Anderson in Pro Stock.
Hight got the [...]

Power Survives Penalty To Win Long Beach GP
Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 – 17:20 | Comments Off
Power Survives Penalty To Win Long Beach GP

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Not even being penalized 10 spots on the starting grid could slow street-racing monster Will Power as the Team Penske driver overcame his 12th-place starting position to win Sunday’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach IZOD IndyCar Series race.
The victory was the second of the season and second in a row for Power, who won [...]

Biffle Wins Cup Race At Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 – 21:55 | Comments Off
Biffle Wins Cup Race At Texas Motor Speedway

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Greg Biffle passed Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 31 laps to go and went on to win Saturday night’s Samsung Mobile 500 Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the first for Biffle and his Roush Fenway Racing team since they won at Kansas Speedway in October of 2010. It was Biffle’s [...]

Graf/Luhr Muscle Way To Long Beach Victory
Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 – 21:28 | Comments Off
Graf/Luhr Muscle Way To Long Beach Victory

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Fuel strategy won out at Long Beach on Saturday with Klaus Graf and Lucas Luhr winning the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach for the second straight season.
The Muscle Milk Honda Performance Development ARX-03a stopped twice during the race’s sole caution period and ran the final 56 minutes without another stop to [...]

Briscoe Leads Long Beach Qualifying, But…
Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 – 19:09 | Comments Off
Briscoe Leads Long Beach Qualifying, But…

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Ryan Briscoe of Team Penske was the fastest qualifier on Saturday for Sunday’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, but he will not start from the front row of the grid.
That’s because Briscoe drives a Chevrolet-powered Dallara and earlier this week, INDYCAR officials penalized all teams using the GM engines. The penalties  – 10 spots [...]

Hight Stays Hot In Concord
Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 – 18:38 | Comments Off
Hight Stays Hot In Concord

Funny Car driver Robert Hight recorded his third No. 1 qualifying position in the first five events of 2012 Saturday at the Four-Wide Nationals in Concord, N.C.
Friday leaders, Jason Line in Pro Stock and Steve Torrence in Top Fuel, retained their No. 1 qualifying positions through Saturday’s qualifying efforts.
Hight was outside the 16 car field [...]

Saldana Takes Paducah
Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 – 7:33 | Comments Off

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Joey Saldana recorded his second World of Outlaws victory of the season and first career at Paducah International Speedway Friday night in Kentucky.
“In qualifying we went out and were really good, and then in the heat race we changed everything and were really bad,” he said. “Then we went back to the way we were in [...]

Rain Cancels ALMS Qualifying In Long Beach
Friday, Apr 13, 2012 – 22:35 | Comments Off
Rain Cancels ALMS Qualifying In Long Beach

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Rain washed away qualifying for the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach on Friday.
That left Dyson Racing’s Mazda-powered Lola coupe on pole position for Saturday’s second round of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón.
As a result of the weather, championship points set the grid for the Saturday’s two-hour race [...]

Stenhouse Jr. Gets The NNS Victory In Texas
Friday, Apr 13, 2012 – 22:18 | Comments Off
Stenhouse Jr. Gets The NNS Victory In Texas

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Defending series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won Friday night’s O’Reilly 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the second of the year for Stenhouse and his Roush Fenway Racing team as they also won at Las Vegas this season. It was the fourth victory of Stenhouse’s 79-race career.
It was also the fourth [...]

Capps On Top At Four-Wide
Friday, Apr 13, 2012 – 20:23 | Comments Off
Capps On Top At Four-Wide

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Ron Capps overcame the disappointment of not qualifying for the last NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event in Las Vegas two weeks ago to race to the qualifying lead in the Funny Car category on the first day of qualifying for the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway on Friday.
The other current No. 1 [...]