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Crafton Back In Groove, Contention In Truck Series
Saturday, Oct 31, 2015 – 17:26 | Comments Off on Crafton Back In Groove, Contention In Truck Series
Crafton Back In Groove, Contention In Truck Series

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Matt Crafton’s bid to win a third straight Camping World Truck Series championship took a needed step forward on Saturday when he won at Martinsville Speedway.
He won the race by .396 seconds over second place John Hunter Nemechek.
The victory was the fifth of the season for Crafton and allowed him to trim 13 points from […]

Brown Looking To Expand Top Fuel Points Lead
Saturday, Oct 31, 2015 – 17:16 | Comments Off on Brown Looking To Expand Top Fuel Points Lead
Brown Looking To Expand Top Fuel Points Lead

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Top Fuel point-leader Antron Brown raced to the qualifying lead Friday in his intramural battle with Don Schumacher Racing teammate Tony Schumacher during the opening day of time trials at the 15th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie […]

White Hot Logano Claims Martinsville Pole
Friday, Oct 30, 2015 – 17:25 | Comments Off on White Hot Logano Claims Martinsville Pole
White Hot Logano Claims Martinsville Pole

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The hottest driver in Sprint Cup got even hotter on Friday when he won the pole for Sunday’s race at Martinsville Speedway.
Logano, who has won the last three races, won the Martinsville pole by edging fellow Chaser Martin Truex Jr.
Logano’s pole winning numbers were 19.215 seconds and 98.548 mph.
“It’s an amazing run we’re on right […]

NASCAR Annouces 2016 Schedules
Monday, Oct 26, 2015 – 15:17 | Comments Off on NASCAR Annouces 2016 Schedules
NASCAR Annouces 2016 Schedules

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NASCAR officials unveiled the 2016 Sprint Cup and Xfinity series schedules on Monday and they contained several changes from the 2015 schedule.
Once again, 36 races are on the season.
The season will begin, as usual, at Daytona International in February for Speedweeks and the Dayt0na 500.
Daytona Rising, the speedway’s $400 million redevelopment project, will be complete […]

Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship
Sunday, Oct 25, 2015 – 16:02 | Comments Off on Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship
Hamilton Wins USGP, Clinches World Championship

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes AMG won the United States Grand Prix on Sunday at the Circuit of the Americas near Austin, Texas and in doing so won his third Formula One world championship.
The native of Great Britain beat out teammate and pole-winner Nico Rosberg to get the victory and 2015 […]

Gordon Says Farewell To Talladega With A Pole Victory
Saturday, Oct 24, 2015 – 17:09 | Comments Off on Gordon Says Farewell To Talladega With A Pole Victory
Gordon Says Farewell To Talladega With A Pole Victory

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Jeff Gordon will start what appears to be his final Sprint Cup Series race at NASCAR’s biggest track from the pole.
Gordon, who has announced that this will be his final season as a full-time driver in the series, won the pole on the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway oval with a lap […]

No Gray Area: Enders Wins In Texas
Sunday, Oct 18, 2015 – 21:23 | Comments Off on No Gray Area: Enders Wins In Texas
No Gray Area: Enders Wins In Texas

Erica Enders became the winningest female in a single season in NHRA history with her victory in Pro Stock Sunday at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals.
Richie Crampton (Top Fuel), Del Worsham (Funny Car) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were also victorious at the 22nd of 24 events of the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag […]

Pits Were The Pits For A Couple Of Top Chase Contenders
Sunday, Oct 18, 2015 – 20:37 | Comments Off on Pits Were The Pits For A Couple Of Top Chase Contenders
Pits Were The Pits For A Couple Of Top Chase Contenders

By Jim Pedley
NASCAR Wire Service
 Kansas City, Kan. – It was a picture-post card autumn day in America’s Heartland for both fans and a couple of Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship contenders at Kansas Speedway on Sunday. But on the final green flag pit stop of the Hollywood Casino 400, things got cold and […]

Earnhardt Jr. Heads To Talladega In Must-Win Mode
Sunday, Oct 18, 2015 – 20:31 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. Heads To Talladega In Must-Win Mode
Earnhardt Jr. Heads To Talladega In Must-Win Mode

By Jim Pedley
NASCAR Wire Service
Kansas City, Kan. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. used to own Talladega Superspeedway. After a disappointing run at Kansas Speedway in Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400, he’ll need to re-ascend to the throne next Sunday if he is to keep his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hopes intact.
Can do, Earnhardt, who finished 21st […]

Logano Punts Way To Second Straight Win
Sunday, Oct 18, 2015 – 20:25 | Comments Off on Logano Punts Way To Second Straight Win
Logano Punts Way To Second Straight Win

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Block me once, and I’ll cut you some slack.
Block me twice — and it’s “Gotcha.”
That, in essence, was the conversation on Joey Logano’s team radio after Logano spun race leader Matt Kenseth in Turn 1 with less than five laps left in the Hollywood Casino 400 at […]