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Richards Out After Capps DNQ
Sunday, Apr 1, 2012 – 13:45 | Comments Off
Richards Out After Capps DNQ

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Tim Richards is out as crew chief for the Don Schumacher Racing Funny Car of  Ron Capps.
Team owner Don Schumacher expects to announce next week the new crew chief for the NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car driven by Capps after Richards resigned from the position on Saturday night.
The NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T failed [...]

Hight Leads JFR Into Finals At Las Vegas Strip
Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 – 21:24 | Comments Off
Hight Leads JFR Into Finals At Las Vegas Strip

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Morgan Lucas, Robert Hight and Jason Line secured the No. 1 seeds for Sunday’s NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals at the Strip in Las Vegas finals on Saturday.
Hight, the defending winner of the event, raced to his second No. 1 of the season and 41st of his career with a performance of 4.132 seconds at 310.41 [...]

Harvick Wins In RCR Truck
Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 – 16:23 | Comments Off
Harvick Wins In RCR Truck

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Kevin Harvick won in dominating fashion in Saturday’s Kroger 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Harvick’s victory was by just .953 seconds over Richard Childress Racing teammate Ty Dillon but that was only because a late caution killed his big lead.
“It’s been a long time since we’ve dominated like that and actually won,” Harvick [...]

Spirit Of Daytona Wins At Barber
Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 – 15:41 | 2 Comments
Spirit Of Daytona Wins At Barber

The Spirit of Daytona racing team and Corvette sprang to life Saturday at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama as they combined to win the Porsche 250 Rolex GRAND-AM Sports Car Series race.
The victory was the first in the DP class for the team and the marque.
Richard Westbrook, who won the pole for the race on [...]

Kahne Drives To Pole at Martinsville.
Saturday, Mar 31, 2012 – 12:51 | Comments Off
Kahne Drives To Pole at Martinsville.

Kasey Kahne of Hendrick Motorsports won the pole Saturday for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Kahne had a fast lap of 97.128 mph in a Chevrolet Impala.
The pole was the second of the season for Kahne and his first at the Martinsville short track.
“It was a really solid lap,” [...]

Penske Fast At Barber Practice
Friday, Mar 30, 2012 – 18:51 | Comments Off
Penske Fast At Barber Practice

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Following up on a successful season-opening IZOD IndyCar Series weekend in St. Petersburg, Fla., Team Penske led the way as practice began for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on a weather-challenged Friday at Barber Motorsports Park.
After Team Penske topped the charts during the first practice, the afternoon session was cut short when heavy [...]

Corvettes Crowd Front Of Field At Barber
Friday, Mar 30, 2012 – 14:50 | Comments Off
Corvettes Crowd Front Of Field At Barber

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Saturday’s Porsche 250 Grand-Am Series race at Barber Motorsports Park will begin with an all-Corvette front row as the Chevrolets posted the top three laps in qualifying on Friday.
Richard Westbrook won the pole piloting the No. 90 Spirit of Daytona Corvette DP.
Westbrook bested fellow Corvette DP driver Jon Fogarty by seven hundredths of a second [...]

Bristol Motor Speedway Surface To Be Revamped
Wednesday, Mar 28, 2012 – 16:04 | 2 Comments
Bristol Motor Speedway Surface To Be Revamped

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Bristol Motor Speedway will be undergoing major changes in an attempt to recapture what some fans say was its magic.
After more than a week of studying requested fan input, Bruton Smith, Chairman and CEO of Speedway Motorsports, today announced he has ordered the go-ahead to make changes to the track surface at Bristol Motor Speedway.
“The [...]

Atlanta Offering Ticket Specials
Tuesday, Mar 27, 2012 – 19:22 | Comments Off

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Atlanta Motor Speedway is rolling out new ticket specials for the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 2.
Two frontstretch Lower Petty or Lower Winners grandstand tickets will be offered for $99 while they last for the AdvoCare 500 on Sunday, Sept. 2. Fans will have a view of pit road and [...]

Smoke And The Water: Stewart Wins In Fontana
Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 – 16:24 | Comments Off
Smoke And The Water: Stewart Wins In Fontana

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Defending series champion Tony Stewart, with an assist from a rain storm in normally sunny Southern California, got the victory in the Auto Club 400 Sprint Cup race at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday afternoon.
The victory was the second of the year for owner/driver Stewart, coming just two week after he won at Las Vegas [...]