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INDYCAR Cancels China, Talks To Texas About Filling In
Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 – 10:07 | One Comment
INDYCAR Cancels China, Talks To Texas About Filling In

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INDYCAR, the sanctioning body for the IZOD IndyCar Series, announced Wednesday morning its scheduled Aug. 19 race in Qingdao, China, has been cancelled.
Wednesday afternoon, Eddie Gossage, president of Texas Motor Speedway, said that the series has talked to him about hosting the cancelled race at TMS.
A in a statement issued by TMS, Gossage said:
“The thought […]

Busch, Phoenix Remain Together
Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012 – 16:18 | Comments Off on Busch, Phoenix Remain Together
Busch, Phoenix Remain Together

Kyle Busch and Phoenix Racing will press on together the team announced Tuesday.
James Finch, the owner of Phoenix Racing, made the announcement in a published statement. In the statement, he said, “We have met with Kurt. At the end of the day, we are racers, so we’re going racing together with Kurt and the No. 51 […]

Clanton Pockets $100K
Sunday, Jun 10, 2012 – 7:43 | Comments Off on Clanton Pockets $100K

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Shane Clanton of Fayetteville, Ga., rolled to a convincing victory and a huge payday in the DIRTcar UMP-sanctioned Dirt Late Model Dream XVIII by Ferris Commercial Mowers at Eldora Speedway.
The 36-year-old World of Outlaws Late Model Series regular dominated the 100-lap A-Main, surging off the outside pole starting spot to lead the entire distance. He […]

Madsen Tops Swindell At Knoxville
Sunday, Jun 10, 2012 – 3:34 | Comments Off on Madsen Tops Swindell At Knoxville

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Kerry Madsen recorded his third career World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series victory and his first since 2007 when he won the Mediacom Shootout at Knoxville Raceway.
After qualifying sixth and winning his heat race from the third starting position, Madsen quickly found the lead in the dash and powered to the victory, earning him his […]

Justin Wilson Comes Up Big At Texas Oval
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 22:04 | Comments Off on Justin Wilson Comes Up Big At Texas Oval
Justin Wilson Comes Up Big At Texas Oval

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Justin Wilson took the lead when leader Graham Wilson scraped the wall with less than two laps to go and went on to win the Firestone 550k IZOD IndyCar Series race at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday evening.
The victory was the first of the year for the Dale Coyne Racing driver and second of his career.
“It’s […]

Westbrook Holds Off Pruett At Mid-Ohio GRAND-AM Race
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 18:25 | Comments Off on Westbrook Holds Off Pruett At Mid-Ohio GRAND-AM Race
Westbrook Holds Off Pruett At Mid-Ohio GRAND-AM Race

Richard Westbrook drove the Spirit of Daytona Corvette Daytona Prototype to victory at the EMCO Gears Classic Rolex GRAND-AM Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Saturday.
Westbook held off Scott Pruett of Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates after a restart with 7 minutes to go in the three-hour race in Lexington, Ohio.
Westbrook, […]

Logano Captures Pole For Pocono Cup Race
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 12:15 | Comments Off on Logano Captures Pole For Pocono Cup Race
Logano Captures Pole For Pocono Cup Race

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Joey Logano won the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s Pocono 400 Sprint Cup Race at Pocono Raceway and smashed the track record in the process.
Logano’s fast lap was at 179.598 mph in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota and it blew away the old mark of 172.553 posted by Kasey Kahne in 2004.
In all, 36 drivers surpassed […]

Sweet Gets First Victory As Outlaw
Saturday, Jun 9, 2012 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Sweet Gets First Victory As Outlaw

Brad Sweet, a NASCAR driver who can’t be kept away from the dirt, picked up his first career World of Outlaws victory in front of an electric crowd Friday at the Clay County Cup.
“It’s like, ‘Finally!’” he said after nearly climbing on the hood of his sprint car in Victory Lane. “We’ve been out here […]

Sauter Gets First Truck Win Of Season
Friday, Jun 8, 2012 – 22:23 | Comments Off on Sauter Gets First Truck Win Of Season
Sauter Gets First Truck Win Of Season

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Johnny Sauter’s season of misery ended when he captured the Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night.
Sauter, who had just one top-20 finish in 2012 at the start of the Texas race, won for the fifth time in his career.
Matt Crafton finished second – 2.1 seconds back – to give ThorSport […]

Fogarty, GAINSCO Win Pole At Mid-Ohio
Friday, Jun 8, 2012 – 17:35 | Comments Off on Fogarty, GAINSCO Win Pole At Mid-Ohio
Fogarty, GAINSCO Win Pole At Mid-Ohio

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Jon Fogarty, driver of the No. 99 GAINSCO Auto Insurance Corvette DP, won his second TOTAL Pole Award in as many weeks in qualifying for Saturday’s EMCO Gears Classic at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Fogarty turned a best lap of 1:18.079 (104.110 mph) in the red Corvette DP he shares with co- driver Alex Gurney. […]