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Gatornationals Conclude
Monday, Mar 12, 2012 – 12:00 | Comments Off
Gatornationals Conclude

Morgan Lucas, Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Eddie Krawiec were class winners at the rain-delayed Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals on Monday.
Lucas beat Tony Schumacher in the Top Fuel finals while Hight beat Johnny Gray in Funny Car, Edwards beat Greg Anderson Pro Stock and Krawiec beat Andrew Hines in Pro Stock Motorcycle.
Lucas powered his GEICO/Lucas [...]

Stewart Holds Off Jimmie To Win Las Vegas
Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 – 22:21 | Comments Off
Stewart Holds Off Jimmie To Win Las Vegas

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Tony Stewart looked like anything but the defending Sprint Cup Series champion in the first two races of the 2012 season. But in race No. 3, he looked exactly like the defending champion.
Stewart led most of the second half of the Kobalt 400 Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon, and [...]

Rain Postpones Gatornationals
Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 – 19:08 | Comments Off
Rain Postpones Gatornationals

Constant late afternoon rain showers postposed Sunday’s 43th annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals eliminations at Auto-Plus Raceway after two rounds of competition. The semi-finals and finals will be contested beginning at Monday at 10 a.m. EDT.
Overcast skies greeted the racers and fans Sunday but the weather conditions were cool and optimum for quick runs.
Morgan [...]

Stenhouse Jr. Cashes In With Victory In Las Vegas
Saturday, Mar 10, 2012 – 19:47 | Comments Off
Stenhouse Jr. Cashes In With Victory In Las Vegas

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. held off Mark Martin on a restart with 39 laps to go and went on to easily win the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon.
The margin of victory for the 21-year-old defending series champion over second-place Martin was over 5 seconds.
“That was a serious beat-down that Stenhouse [...]

Lucas To Start Gatornationals Eliminations From P1
Saturday, Mar 10, 2012 – 19:17 | Comments Off
Lucas To Start Gatornationals Eliminations From P1

Morgan Lucas raced his GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fueler to the No. 1 qualifying spot for the 43rd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals presented by NAPAFilters.com at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville on Saturday afternoon.
Cruz Pedregon leads Funny Car in his Snap-On Tools Toyota Camry heading into eliminations Sunday, while Allen Johnson topped Pro Stock in his [...]

Kasey Kahne Captures First Pole For Hendrick
Friday, Mar 9, 2012 – 20:07 | Comments Off
Kasey Kahne Captures First Pole For Hendrick

Kasey Kahne, in his third event since joining Hendrick Motorsports, won the pole for Sunday’s Kobalt Tools 400 Sprint Cup series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday with a lap at 190.456 mph.
The pole was his first since Atlanta Motor Speedway last fall and the 23rd of his career. Kahne’s time and speed [...]

Langdon, Neff Lead Fuel Fields At Gatornationals
Friday, Mar 9, 2012 – 18:52 | Comments Off
Langdon, Neff Lead Fuel Fields At Gatornationals

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Mike Neff put his Castrol GTX Ford Mustang to the Funny Car qualifying lead at the 43rd annual Tire Kingdom NHRA Gatornationals presented by NAPAFilters.com at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.
Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also lead their respective classes heading into Saturday.
Neff earned the provisional pole [...]

Drivers In Road Wreck
Wednesday, Mar 7, 2012 – 18:54 | Comments Off
Drivers In Road Wreck

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NASCAR drivers Regan Smith and Paul Menard, along with Smith’s wife Megan and a friend of the Smiths, escaped injuries in a Colorado road accident today (Wednesday, approximately 8:45 a.m. MT). The foursome was on the way to a nearby ski slope.
Smith lost control of his Silverado truck after hitting a patch of ice near [...]

Hamlin Finally Gets A Victory At Phoenix
Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 – 18:14 | Comments Off
Hamlin Finally Gets A Victory At Phoenix

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Denny Hamlin won the Subway Fresh Fit 500 Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday.
The victory was assured when Kevin Harvick, who had closed to within a car length of Hamlin with three laps to go, ran out of fuel with about two laps to go.
The victory was the first for the Joe [...]

Texas Produces Repeat Winners
Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 – 13:36 | Comments Off

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Two former Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track winners earned their second victories during the Port-A-Cool Texas World Dirt Track Championship Saturday night, as Dennie Gieber won the Limited Modified feature and Jack Sullivan prevailed over the O’Reilly Auto Parts SUPR Late Model field.
Gieber, the 2003 Texas World Dirt Track champion, dominated the 30-lap Limited Modified [...]