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Gordon Beats Back Johnson To Win At Atlanta
Tuesday, Sep 6, 2011 – 14:43 | Comments Off
Gordon Beats Back Johnson To Win At Atlanta

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Jeff Gordon held of Jimme Johnson to win the rain-delayed AdvoCare 500 Sprint Cup race Tuesday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Gordon, getting his third victory of the season, dominated early and then late to get the win. He led a race-best 146 laps. It was Gordon’s 85th victory in Cup – third most behind Richard Petty [...]

Talladega Dates On Move
Tuesday, Sep 6, 2011 – 8:01 | One Comment
Talladega Dates On Move

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Talladega Superspeedway announced Monday that the 2012 Aaron’s Dream Weekend returns to a traditional place on the calendar; May 4-6. The 2012 Talladega 500 Weekend also moves up on the calendar to October 5-7.
This season, the first Talladega race was held on April 17 and the second is scheduled for Oct. 23.
Talladega historically [...]

Rains Postpone Sprint Cup Race Until Tuesday
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 21:39 | Comments Off
Rains Postpone Sprint Cup Race Until Tuesday

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HAMPTON, Ga. – The AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race has been postponed because of weather from Tropical Storm Lee. The race will be rescheduled for Tuesday, September 6 with a start time of 11:00 a.m.
Existing tickets and credentials will be honored when the gates open at 8:30 a.m. The Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket [...]

Pedregon Cruises To Pole
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 19:07 | Comments Off
Pedregon Cruises To Pole

Cruz Pedregon set a track record for time as he raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car on Sunday at the prestigious Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Jason Line  (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycles) also took the top spots in their categories at [...]

Hafertepe Jr. Wins At Skagit
Sunday, Sep 4, 2011 – 7:28 | Comments Off

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Sam Hafertepe Jr. dominated the 40 lap event at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash. to pocket his first career World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series win and a $20,000 payday.
“This has been a long time coming,” said Hafertepe Jr. “This car is such an awesome machine to run. It’s a dream ride and I am [...]

Brown Moves To Pole At U.S. Nationals
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 21:46 | Comments Off
Brown Moves To Pole At U.S. Nationals

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Antron Brown raced to the provisional No. 1 qualifier in Top Fuel Saturday at the prestigious Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis.
Cruz Pedregon, Greg Anderson and Matt Smith stayed in the provisional top spots in their respective categories at the 16th of 22 events in the NHRA [...]

Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 21:08 | Comments Off
Edwards Picks Off NNS Victory At Atlanta

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Carl Edwards took the lead with 19 laps to go, held off Kyle Busch and got the win in the Great Clips 300 NASCAR Nationwide race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory was the sixth of the season in the series for Edwards and his Roush Fenway Racing team. Edwards led a race-best [...]

Kahne Takes Top Qualifying Spot At Atlanta
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 17:20 | Comments Off
Kahne Takes Top Qualifying Spot At Atlanta

Kasey Kahne posted a fast lap at 186.196 mph to win the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s AdvoCare 500 Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
The pole was the second of the season for Kahne, whose last victory in the Cup series was at Atlanta in September of 2009.
“It was definitely not a perfect lap, but [...]

Power On Baltimore Pole
Saturday, Sep 3, 2011 – 13:57 | Comments Off
Power On Baltimore Pole

Will Power on Saturday won the pole for Sunday’s inaugural IndyCar race through the streets of Baltimore.
The Team Penske driver had a fast lap of 1:20.2447 on the circuit.
Power is coming off a victory last weekend at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, Calif., where he had started from the pole.
Second fastest was Graham Rahal of Ganassi [...]

Dixon On Top At U.S. Nationals
Friday, Sep 2, 2011 – 20:50 | Comments Off
Dixon On Top At U.S. Nationals

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Larry Dixon raced to the provisional pole in Top Fuel at the NHRA Mac Tools U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis on Friday night.
Cruz Pedregon, Greg Anderson and Matt Smith also took the provisional top spots in their categories at the 16th of 22 events in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series [...]