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Del Worsham of Al-Anabi Racing raced to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel Friday at the AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals at the Texas Motorplex.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders in their divisions at the second of six races in the Full Throttle [...]
Ryan Newman won the pole on Friday for Sunday’s Sylvania 300 Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
To get the pole, Newman had to wait out a rain delay that began with him and four other drivers still in the pits and waiting to qualify.
Second on the starting grid will be Kasey Kahne and [...]
NASCAR’s Brad Keselowski emerged from a summer of mettle-testing pain to top balloting in third quarter Driver of the Year voting, leading a unique 1-2 sweep for team-owner Roger Penske.
Keselowski, who drives for Penske’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team, earned 10 first-place ballots and 117 points under the DOTY voting system. Meanwhile, Will Power _a [...]
In Racin’ News today:
Michael Waltrip Racing today named Scott Miller executive vice president of competition effective at the conclusion of the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.
Miller has served in several roles throughout his 16-year stint in NASCAR, most recently as director of competition at Richard Childress Racing. Miller has been a winning crew chief and [...]
Tony Stewart went 0 for 26 in the regular portion of the 2011 Sprint Cup season, but on Monday at Chicagoland Speedway, he moved to 1 for 1 in the Chase as he won rain-delayed, playoff-opening Geico 400 in Joliet, Ill.
Stewart, whose last victory had come at Auto Club Speedway in October of 2010, led [...]
JOLIET, Ill.—Matt Kenseth will start the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup from the pole position in the playoff’s first race.
Kenseth won the pole for the Geico 400 by posting a qualifying lap Saturday at Chicagoland Speedway at 183.243 mph (29.469 seconds) to edge Paul Menard (183.125 mph) for the top starting spot.
The pole was [...]
Kyle Larson, a 19-year-old Elk Grove, Calif. native picked up his first World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win in one of the season’s biggest races, the Gold Cup Race of Champions.
Larson started on the pole of the 40-lap main event and never looked back at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, Calif.
“Wow,” Larson said as [...]
Kevin Harvick took the lead from Jeff Gordon during yellow-flag pit stops with 16 laps to go, held off Carl Edwards over the final five laps and went on to win the Wonderful Pistachio’s 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night.
The victory was the fourth of the season for Harvick, tying him with Kyle [...]
Paul McMahan earned his fourth victory of the 2011 season at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, Calif. on Friday night.
The Elk Grove, Calif. native made the best of his pole position starting spot to lead all 25 laps.
“To get a win here in front of (team co-owners) Dennis and Teresa Roth is huge for this [...]
Kyle Busch took the lead coming out of the pits after a caution with with 40 laps to go and went on to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Friday night.
The victory was the eighth of the season for Busch and the 51st of his career in the series.
Finishing second [...]