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Stenhouse Wins Again At Iowa
Sunday, May 20, 2012 – 16:28 | Comments Off
Stenhouse Wins Again At Iowa

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. dominated and won Sunday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway. The victory was his third straight at the track in Newton as he also swept both NNS events there last season.
The defending series champion, who drives for Roush Fenway Racing, led 209 of 250 laps.
“Man, this one was fun,” Stenhouse said [...]

Kinser Adds To His Victory Total
Sunday, May 20, 2012 – 7:12 | Comments Off

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Steve Kinser’s hot streak continued on Saturday at Orange County Fair Speedway, where he won for the sixth time in 22 features, claimed career Outlaws victory No. 572 and pulled into a tie atop the World of Outlaws championship standings with Swindell.
“It’s nothing that hasn’t happened many years before,” Kinser said.
Kinser led all 25 laps [...]

Johnson Shows Winning Form At All-Star Race
Saturday, May 19, 2012 – 21:54 | Comments Off
Johnson Shows Winning Form At All-Star Race

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Jimmie Johnson pulled away from Brad Keselowski over the final 10 laps to win Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Johnson won $1 million for his efforts.
Five-time Cup champion Johnson took the lead when he beat the field out of the pits after the mandatory stop prior to the final 10-lap segment [...]

Penske’s Briscoe Wins Pole For 2012 Indy 500
Saturday, May 19, 2012 – 21:04 | Comments Off
Penske’s Briscoe Wins Pole For 2012 Indy 500

Ryan Briscoe went out early in the Fast Nine portion of Pole Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Saturday, set a surprisingly-fast four-lap speed and then sat nervously in the cockpit of his Chevrolet powered Dallara for the remainder of the 1.5-hour qualifying segment.
When the gun sounded to signal the end of the session, Briscoe had [...]

Brown To Start Topeka From P1
Saturday, May 19, 2012 – 17:47 | Comments Off
Brown To Start Topeka From P1

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Antron Brown earned his first No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the Dollar General NHRA Summernationals at Heartland Park Topeka.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also will lead their respective categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations as No. 1 qualifiers at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
No [...]

Lofton Wins Truck Race At CMS
Friday, May 18, 2012 – 22:31 | Comments Off
Lofton Wins Truck Race At CMS

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Justin Lofton held off Brad Keselowski on the final lap and went on to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday night.
The victory was the first of Lofton’s NASCAR career.
It came on his 55th start.
“This is amazing,” Lofton said. “I really don’t even know what to do. This [...]

Pedregon Makes Serious Funny Car Pass In Topeka
Friday, May 18, 2012 – 22:17 | Comments Off
Pedregon Makes Serious Funny Car Pass In Topeka

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Cruz Pedregon obliterated the track records and claimed the provisional Funny Car pole at the Dollar General Summer Nationals with a 4.046 at 315.56 at  pass at Heartland Park Topeka on Friday evening.
Also earning provisional poles were Antron Brown in Top Fuel and Allen Johnson in Pro Stock.
Bob Tasca was second fastest in Funny Car [...]

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 [...]