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Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America
Saturday, 23 Jun, 2018 – 18:31 | Comments Off on Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America
Newgarden Remains King Of The Road America

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Josef Newgarden continued to be the driver in control at Road America this weekend as he followed up his quickest practice laps on Friday with a pole victory on Saturday.
The Team Penske driver won the …

Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve
Friday, 22 Jun, 2018 – 8:46 | Comments Off on Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve
Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Memories of favorite native son Gilles Villeneuve annually are rekindled during Formula One’s Canadian Grand Prix, contested on the circuit in Montreal that bears his name.
How …

DSR Dominates Nitro Action In Thunder Valley
Monday, 18 Jun, 2018 – 8:02 | Comments Off on DSR Dominates Nitro Action In Thunder Valley
DSR Dominates Nitro Action In Thunder Valley

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Don Schumacher Racing celebrated Father’s Day by sweeping NHRA’s two nitro classes during the 18th annual Fitzgerald USA NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.
Tony Schumacher, son of the “Donfather,” prevailed in Top …

‘The Mongoose’ Provided Quiet In A Noisy Sport
Friday, 15 Jun, 2018 – 7:15 | Comments Off on ‘The Mongoose’ Provided Quiet In A Noisy Sport
‘The Mongoose’ Provided Quiet In A Noisy Sport

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – The passing of drag racing legend Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen on Sunday reminded me of an interview I conducted with him at the Texas Motorplex in …

Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50
Wednesday, 13 Jun, 2018 – 14:48 | Comments Off on Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50
Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Sebastian Vettel’s landmark 50th career Formula One victory in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix rekindled memories of revered native son Gilles Villeneuve on the race course that bears his name.
Vettel, of …

Courtney Is The Most Forceful In Virginia
Monday, 11 Jun, 2018 – 7:09 | Comments Off on Courtney Is The Most Forceful In Virginia
Courtney Is The Most Forceful In Virginia

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Courtney Force ran the table by every metric, and prevailed in a very memorable all-family final against father John Force, to capture the Funny Car championship of the inaugural Virginia …

‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win
Sunday, 10 Jun, 2018 – 7:09 | Comments Off on ‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win
‘Dixie’ Adds To Texas Resume With Third Win

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Another Saturday, another victory for Scott Dixon.
One week after winning Race 1 of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix last weekend, Dixon rolled to his third career …

Kanaan Not A Happy Soldier In Fort Worth
Saturday, 9 Jun, 2018 – 19:09 | Comments Off on Kanaan Not A Happy Soldier In Fort Worth
Kanaan Not A Happy Soldier In Fort Worth

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Scott Dixon served notice that his Chip Ganassi Racing Honda will be up for the challenge laid down by Team Penske’s three Chevrolets Friday evening when …

Sauter, Shear Notch Emotional Victory In Texas
Saturday, 9 Jun, 2018 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Sauter, Shear Notch Emotional Victory In Texas
Sauter, Shear Notch Emotional Victory In Texas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Johnny Sauter continued his uncanny mastery of Texas Motor Speedway Friday night, and who’s to argue that his latest NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory here …

Carpenter Building Good Things On/Off Track
Friday, 8 Jun, 2018 – 14:11 | Comments Off on Carpenter Building Good Things On/Off Track
Carpenter Building Good Things On/Off Track

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Up every day at 6 a.m. and off to bed by 10 p.m. In between, the Verizon IndyCar Series’ only owner/driver has figured out a formula …