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New Rules But Business As Usual At Talladega
Saturday, 22 Oct, 2011 – 8:18 | One Comment
New Rules But Business As Usual At Talladega

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Looks like you can remove one X-Factor from the X-Factor Chase race: The new rules which NASCAR instituted for Sunday’s race at Talladega have apparently changed nothing.
That was the word …

Pedley: Wheldon Will Be On Minds At Talladega
Friday, 21 Oct, 2011 – 9:06 | Comments Off on Pedley: Wheldon Will Be On Minds At Talladega
Pedley: Wheldon Will Be On Minds At Talladega

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Today, from a NASCAR track located in small town in central Alabama, we are going to hear a lot about a man from England who drove Indycars. It will be …

NASCAR’s Johnson: Indycars On Ovals A Bad Idea
Monday, 17 Oct, 2011 – 16:46 | 2 Comments
NASCAR’s Johnson: Indycars On Ovals A Bad Idea

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Despite auto racing’s worldwide existence, it is a small community and when tragedy strikes, as it did with Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon’s death in Sunday’s IndyCar …

Race Day: Will Jimmie Get A Helping Hand?
Saturday, 15 Oct, 2011 – 15:28 | Comments Off on Race Day: Will Jimmie Get A Helping Hand?
Race Day: Will Jimmie Get A Helping Hand?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Suddenly, and thanks to a victory last weekend at Kansas Speedway, Jimmie Johnson is again the hot pick to win the 2011 Sprint Cup championship. Should things pan out, the …

Edwards Slams Wall, Busch At Charlotte
Friday, 14 Oct, 2011 – 21:06 | Comments Off on Edwards Slams Wall, Busch At Charlotte
Edwards Slams Wall, Busch At Charlotte

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Carl Edwards’ victory chances in Friday’s Dollar General 300 Miles of Courage appeared to have been extinguished only 32 laps into the event when his Ford pancaked …

Pedley: I’m Pretty Sure This Chase Is A Good One
Friday, 14 Oct, 2011 – 14:31 | Comments Off on Pedley: I’m Pretty Sure This Chase Is A Good One
Pedley: I’m Pretty Sure This Chase Is A Good One

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
This weekend, as the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship reaches its half way point, 47 points separate the first-place driver from the second-place driver.
What I can’t seem to figure …

Kansas Holds Its Own In Odd Occurrences Dept.
Wednesday, 12 Oct, 2011 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Kansas Holds Its Own In Odd Occurrences Dept.
Kansas Holds Its Own In Odd Occurrences Dept.

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Let’s see what’s in the old Mornin’ Memo today:
Tri-ovaled with medium banking and 1.5 miles around, Kansas Speedway is often cited as the cookie-cutter’s cookie-cutter race track. And that implies, …

IndyCar Championship To Be Decided Vegas Style
Monday, 10 Oct, 2011 – 13:04 | Comments Off on IndyCar Championship To Be Decided Vegas Style
IndyCar Championship To Be Decided Vegas Style

By John Sturbin| Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
A record 34 cars have been entered for Sunday’s IZOD INDYCAR World Championships Presented by Honda at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, where the ongoing on-track battle between Dario Franchitti and Will …

Race Day: List of Chase Favorites Is Taking Shape
Sunday, 9 Oct, 2011 – 10:42 | Comments Off on Race Day: List of Chase Favorites Is Taking Shape
Race Day: List of Chase Favorites Is Taking Shape

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Counting today’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, seven races remain in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Mathematically, none of the 12 drivers in …

Kurt Busch Wins Dover Sprint Cup Race
Sunday, 2 Oct, 2011 – 16:46 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch Wins Dover Sprint Cup Race
Kurt Busch Wins Dover Sprint Cup Race

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Kurt Busch passed Jimmie Johnson for the lead on a restart with 42 laps to go, held off the defending champion on the final laps on won the AAA 400 Sprint Cup race at Dover …