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Corvettes Roar At Key Daytona 24 Test
Friday, Jan 6, 2012 – 18:37 | Comments Off
Corvettes Roar At Key Daytona 24 Test

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The Corvette Daytona Prototype got off to a fast start Friday, taking the top five positions in the Roar Before the Rolex 24, opening a three-day test at Daytona International Speedway.
Max Angelelli led the day with a lap of 126.382 mph in the No. 10 SunTrust Corvette DP he shares with Ricky Taylor and Ryan [...]

Rusty Wallace Racing NNS Team To Go On “Hiatus”
Friday, Jan 6, 2012 – 16:36 | Comments Off
Rusty Wallace Racing NNS Team To Go On “Hiatus”

The  economy of racing apparently has claimed another victim as former NASCAR champion Rusty Wallace has decided to temporarily shut down his two-car Nationwide Series team.
A press released stated that, “While the organization’s day-to-day competition activities will temporarily cease, key elements of RWR’s business staff will remain in place to continue development of future opportunities.
“The [...]

Bayne, Wood Brothers To Defend At Daytona
Thursday, Jan 5, 2012 – 18:12 | One Comment
Bayne, Wood Brothers To Defend At Daytona

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With sponsorship in place, the Wood Brothers Racing team and driver Trevor Bayne will return to Daytona International Speedway next month to defend the Daytona 500 championship they won last year.
Ford Customer Service Division and brands Motorcraft and Quick Lane  announced Thursday that it will continue to sponsor the No. 21 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series [...]

Whitt To Drive For Earnhardt
Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 – 15:41 | Comments Off
Whitt To Drive For Earnhardt

JR Motorsports announced Wednesday that Cole Whitt has been tabbed to drive the company’s Nationwide Series No. 88 Chevrolet in 2012.
Whitt, a 20-year-old native of Alpine, Calif., will also compete for Sunoco Rookie-of-the-Year honors. He comes to JR Motorsports from the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, where he finished ninth in last year’s championship standings [...]

INDYCAR Names Barfield To Be New Race Director
Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 – 11:11 | Comments Off
INDYCAR Names Barfield To Be New Race Director

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The INDYCAR Series named Beaux Barfield as its new race director and president of competition on Wednesday.
Barfield was introduced at a press conference at Indianapolis Motor speedway.
He comes into a series that had numerous complaints about race officiating and rules during the 2011 season.
“I certainly come in here and think I can make a difference,” [...]

Reutimann To Drive For Baldwin
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2012 – 10:34 | One Comment
Reutimann To Drive For Baldwin

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Tommy Baldwin Racing added David Reutimann to the team’s 2012 driver Sprint Cup lineup alongside Dave Blaney. Still seeking sponsorship for both Reutimann and Blaney, details regarding car number, sponsors and team members will follow in the upcoming weeks.
Reutimann, a Zephyrhills, Fla., native, made his first NSCS start in 2005. He competed in four full [...]

McNish To Drive In Rolex 24
Tuesday, Jan 3, 2012 – 9:34 | Comments Off
McNish To Drive In Rolex 24

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Scotland’s Allan McNish will return to Daytona International Speedway later this month to run in the Rolex 24-hour event.
He will be co-driving a Riley-Ford for Starworks Motorsports.
A two-time winner of the Le Mans 24-hour race, McNish will be attempting to win at Daytona for the first time in his storied racing career.
Dumfries-born McNish, who celebrated [...]

Kahne, Sweet To Drive For Turner
Monday, Jan 2, 2012 – 15:02 | Comments Off
Kahne, Sweet To Drive For Turner

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Turner Motorsports, along with Great Clips, Inc., announced Monday that Kasey Kahne will increase his time behind the wheel of the No. 38 Great Clips Chevrolet in 2012 to compete in 15 NASCAR Nationwide Series events.
Brad Sweet, who has competed on a limited basis in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the last two [...]

Stewart Fields Super Team For Upcoming Chili Bowl
Monday, Dec 26, 2011 – 19:00 | Comments Off
Stewart Fields Super Team For Upcoming Chili Bowl

Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart will return to Tulsa, Okla., to compete in the 2012 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals it was announced Monday.
Joining Stewart on his Tony Stewart Racing team at the annual event will be NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr., USAC champion Bryan Clauson and 2011 POWRi rookie of [...]

Busch Signs With Phoenix Racing
Thursday, Dec 22, 2011 – 16:52 | 3 Comments
Busch Signs With Phoenix Racing

Phoenix Racing announced Thursday that it has hired former Sprint Cup champion Kurt Busch to drive one of its cars in 2012.
“I’m very happy to join Phoenix Racing and after entertaining a lot of quality offers, there’s no better place for me,” said Busch, winner of 24 Sprint Cup races, as well as the 2010 [...]