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Franchitti Fastest At Iowa
Friday, Jun 22, 2012 – 20:55 | Comments Off on Franchitti Fastest At Iowa
Franchitti Fastest At Iowa

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Dario Franchitti, who qualified for the Fast Eight heat race during the final seconds of practice, passed Marco Andretti on Lap 8 of 30 to claim pole position for Saturday night’s IZOD IndyCar Series Iowa Corn Indy 250.
Franchitti’s pole on the 0.894-mile Iowa Speedway oval in Newton followed his P1 effort at The Milwaukee Mile […]

Ambrose On Sonoma Pole
Friday, Jun 22, 2012 – 20:47 | Comments Off on Ambrose On Sonoma Pole
Ambrose On Sonoma Pole

Marcos Ambrose on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Sonoma, Calif. road course.
The Richard Petty Motorsports driver earned the pole with a lap at 95.262 mph.
The pole for Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 was Ambrose second of the season.
Jeff Gordon (95.067 mph) was second fastest in the session Friday.
Gordon’s Hendrick […]

Austin Track Puts More Tickets On Sale
Thursday, Jun 21, 2012 – 15:00 | Comments Off on Austin Track Puts More Tickets On Sale
Austin Track Puts More Tickets On Sale

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Circuit of The Americas officials have released thousands of additional reserved seats for November’s inaugural Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas.
The approximately 15,000 seats are located in two grandstand bleacher sections at Turn 9 and Turn 11 West. Turn 9 slopes toward Turn 10 – second-highest elevation point of the 3.4-mile […]

Schumacher Ends His Skid In NHRA Top Fuel
Sunday, Jun 17, 2012 – 17:51 | Comments Off on Schumacher Ends His Skid In NHRA Top Fuel
Schumacher Ends His Skid In NHRA Top Fuel

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was not the only driver to end a long winless streak Sunday as NHRA driver Tony Schumacher did the same.
Schumacher, winless since 2010, won the Top Fuel portion of the ThunderValley Nationals. The victory ended the longest winless streak of the seven-time champion’s career at 32 races.
Ron Capps won in Funny Car […]

Earnhardt Jr. Blisters The Field To Win Michigan
Sunday, Jun 17, 2012 – 16:59 | One Comment
Earnhardt Jr. Blisters The Field To Win Michigan

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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One hundred and forty-four proved to the be the charm for Dale Earnhardt Jr. as the Hendrick Motorsports driver broke free from his four-year slump and won the Quicken Loans 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.
Earnhardt, whose last victory in the series came at the […]

Brown’s Big Pass Holds Up At Bristol
Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 – 17:18 | Comments Off on Brown’s Big Pass Holds Up At Bristol
Brown’s Big Pass Holds Up At Bristol

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Friday’s qualifying leaders, Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Bob Tasca (Funny Car) and Tennessee native Allen Johnson (Pro Stock), secured the No. 1 qualifying spots Saturday at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers at Bristol Dragway.
Brown set both ends of the Top Fuel track record in his Aaron’s dragster with […]

Logano Wins Again In NNS
Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 – 17:08 | Comments Off on Logano Wins Again In NNS
Logano Wins Again In NNS

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Joey Logano passed Elliott Sadler for the lead with 24 laps to go, survived three late-race restarts and went on to win the Alliance Truck Parts 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the fifth of the year for the Joe Gibbs Racing driver and the 14th of his […]

Hunter-Reay Gets The IndyCar Victory In Milwaukee
Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 – 15:58 | Comments Off on Hunter-Reay Gets The IndyCar Victory In Milwaukee
Hunter-Reay Gets The IndyCar Victory In Milwaukee

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Ryan Hunter-Reay of Andretti Autosport took control late in the race and went on to win the Milwaukee IndyFest IZOD IndyCar Series race at the Milwaukee Mile on Saturday afternoon.
It was Hunter-Reay’s  his first victory since he won the race at New Hampshire last year. It came by over five seconds over Tony Kanaan of KV […]

Ambrose Leads High-Speed Qualifying Parade
Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 – 13:44 | One Comment
Ambrose Leads High-Speed Qualifying Parade

Marcos Ambrose of Richard Petty Motorsports won the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.
Ambrose won the pole with the fastest qualifying lap in track history – 203.241 mph. It is Ambrose’s first Cup pole.
“Lightning fast,” Ambrose said.
Guess so.
The record run came on a newly repaved MIS surface which has […]

Tasca In Control In Bristol Qualifying
Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 – 6:30 | Comments Off on Tasca In Control In Bristol Qualifying
Tasca In Control In Bristol Qualifying

By Info Manager
Still searching for his first pole position of 2012, Bob Tasca III raced to the provisional qualifying lead in Funny Car Friday during the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers at Bristol (Tenn.) Dragway.
Antron Brown (Top Fuel) and Tennessee native Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders […]