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Audi Dominates Sebring Qualifying
Friday, Mar 16, 2012 – 19:17 | Comments Off
Audi Dominates Sebring Qualifying

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To the surprise of virtually nobody, Audi Sport Team Joest’s LMP1 cars went 1-2-3 in qualifying for the 60th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Friday.
The factory R18 TDIs have dominated practice at the historic 3.7-mile circuit.
On Friday, the R18 of Andre Lotterer won the pole with a lap of 1:45.820. That was nearly [...]

Greg Biffle Stays Hot On Bristol Cup Pole Day
Friday, Mar 16, 2012 – 15:43 | Comments Off
Greg Biffle Stays Hot On Bristol Cup Pole Day

Greg Biffle’s fast start to the 2012 Sprint Cup season got even faster on Friday as the Roush Fenway Racing driver won the pole for Sunday’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Biffle, the series points leader three races into the season, won the pole for the Food City 500 with a lap at 125.215 mph in [...]

Dyson’s ALMS Champion To Return
Thursday, Mar 15, 2012 – 7:48 | Comments Off
Dyson’s ALMS Champion To Return

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The defending American Le Mans Series championship-winning car of Dyson Racing will return to action for six races of the 2012 ALMS season. Michael Marsal and Eric Lux will be driving the No. 20 Lola B09/86-Mazda starting on the streets of Long Beach on April 14th and in the season’s remaining sprint races.
“We welcome Michael [...]

Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice
Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 – 7:02 | Comments Off
Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice

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Audi Sport Team Joest ended Tuesday at Sebring International Raceway the same way it closed Monday – with the top three times in testing for America’s greatest sports car race. The Audi R18 of Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish set the best time of the day at 1:48.138 (124.508 mph) as all of [...]

Austin F1 Track To Hold Expo
Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 – 6:41 | Comments Off

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Formula Expo, the first public event in the extended run-up to the inaugural 2012 Formula One United States Grand Prix, has been scheduled for June 16-17 at the Austin Convention Center. In partnership with the host Circuit of The Americas, Formula Expo will provide motorsports enthusiasts an opportunity to connect with the experience, history, technology [...]

Hendrick Penalties Upheld
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012 – 13:58 | One Comment
Hendrick Penalties Upheld

Hendrick Motorsports’ appeal of penalties levided against the No. 48 Sprint Cup team by NASCAR officials have has been denied today.
A NASCAR release stated: “The National Stock Car Racing Appeals Panel unanimously upheld original penalties.”
The penalties, which include fines and a six-race suspensions for crew chief Chad Knaus and car chief Ron Malec, came after [...]

Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012 – 7:17 | Comments Off
Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines

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The DeltaWing racing car that will debut at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans will be powered by Nissan it was announced Tuesday in London.
A race-prepared 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, featuring direct petrol injection and a turbocharger, will power the Nissan DeltaWing, which is half the weight and has half the aerodynamic drag of a [...]

Global Rallycross Launches
Monday, Mar 12, 2012 – 15:47 | Comments Off

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – The Global Rallycross Championship will visit Texas Motor Speedway this summer as part of an initiative between GRC and Speedway Motorsports, Inc., designed to develop the action sport in the United States.
The partnership will bring select GRC events to NASCAR Sprint Cup and IZOD IndyCar Series [...]

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 [...]