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Final NHRA Fields Set In Atlanta
Saturday, May 5, 2012 – 16:24 | Comments Off on Final NHRA Fields Set In Atlanta
Final NHRA Fields Set In Atlanta

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Friday’s qualifying leaders – Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Robert Hight (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock), and Hector Arana Sr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) – remained atop their classes after a steamy Saturday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.
Schumacher will be attempting to win for the first time since 2010 Sunday in the finals […]

Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega
Saturday, May 5, 2012 – 13:27 | Comments Off on Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega
Gordon Busts Year-Long Pole Drought At Talladega

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Jeff Gordon won his first Sprint Cup Series pole of the season Saturday. The Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet driver won that pole for Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Superspeedway with a lap at 191.623 mph.
The pole was Gordon’s first since the spring race at Talladega last year. It was the 71st pole of his career.
“This is […]

Schumacher Fastest At Atlanta
Friday, May 4, 2012 – 20:41 | Comments Off on Schumacher Fastest At Atlanta
Schumacher Fastest At Atlanta

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Tony Schumacher raced to the Top Fuel qualifying lead Friday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.
Robert Hight (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Schumacher, who earned his last victory 29 races ago […]

McReynolds Gets First ARCA Win
Friday, May 4, 2012 – 20:00 | Comments Off on McReynolds Gets First ARCA Win

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Brandon McReynolds passed Matt Lofton on the final lap at Talladega Superspeedway this evening to win the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 250, his first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards win in seven career starts.
The win was sweet redemption for the 20-year-old Turner Motorsports driver, who ran out of fuel and lost the lead […]

Judge To Hear GM Appeal To INDYCAR
Thursday, May 3, 2012 – 15:28 | Comments Off on Judge To Hear GM Appeal To INDYCAR

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INDYCAR, sanctioning body for the IZOD IndyCar Series, has scheduled a hearing for an appeal filed by General Motors (GM) regarding use of a 0.74 A/R compressor cover for the single turbocharger.
INDYCAR approved use of the compressor cover used by Honda on its 2.2-liter V-6 engine on April 18. GM protested INDYCAR’s decision and a […]

INDY Dinner Tickets On Sale
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 – 14:43 | Comments Off on INDY Dinner Tickets On Sale
INDY Dinner Tickets On Sale

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Tickets for the general public are available for the Indianapolis 500 Celebration of Automobiles Awards Dinner on Saturday evening, May 12, at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown.
A highlight of the evening will be a question-and-answer session among legendary Indianapolis 500 team-owner Roger Penske, Indianapolis 500-winning drivers Rick Mears, Tom Sneva and Bobby Unser and Donald Davidson, […]

RPM’s Almirola Has New Crew Chief
Monday, Apr 30, 2012 – 9:28 | Comments Off on RPM’s Almirola Has New Crew Chief
RPM’s Almirola Has New Crew Chief

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Richard Petty Motorsports announced Monday that it changing crew chiefs on the No. 43 car. Mike Ford will replace Greg Erwin as the crew chief for driver Aric Almirola.
Ford led Denny Hamlin’s No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing team to six straight post-season appearances in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Ford will join the team immediately […]

Lucas And Neff Lead NHRA Baytown Victory Parade
Sunday, Apr 29, 2012 – 17:15 | Comments Off on Lucas And Neff Lead NHRA Baytown Victory Parade
Lucas And Neff Lead NHRA Baytown Victory Parade

Neff powered his Castrol GTX Ford Mustang past Ron Capps’ NAPA Auto Parts Dodge Charger R/T in the final round of eliminations. Neff’s 4.239 second pass at 301.67 mph was too much for Capps, who hazed the tires in the Texas heat and clocked a 4.476 second pass at 211.79 mph.
“This whole race was one […]

Power Surges To Win In Brazil
Sunday, Apr 29, 2012 – 12:46 | Comments Off on Power Surges To Win In Brazil
Power Surges To Win In Brazil

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The Will Power Show headed on down to Brazil for the weekend and it was a good down there as it has been up here: Power got the pole and the IZOD IndyCar Series victory.
The victory in the streets of Sao Paulo was the third straight for the Team Penske driver.
The victory was the fourth […]

Lucas Notches Another Top Fuel Top Spot
Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 – 17:57 | Comments Off on Lucas Notches Another Top Fuel Top Spot
Lucas Notches Another Top Fuel Top Spot

Top Fuel driver Morgan Lucas raced to his fourth No. 1 qualifying position of the season Saturday at the 25th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Spring Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas.
Cruz Pedregon (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were No. […]