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Castroneves Climbs To Victory At Iowa Speedway
Monday, 10 Jul, 2017 – 7:54 | Comments Off on Castroneves Climbs To Victory At Iowa Speedway
Castroneves Climbs To Victory At Iowa Speedway

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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With rumors of a sports car future at Team Penske emerging as an inconvenient truth, Helio Castroneves served notice Sunday he squarely is focused on punctuating the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season with his first championship.
The three-time Indianapolis 500 winner snapped a three-year, 54-race winless streak via a dominant drive […]

Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky
Sunday, 9 Jul, 2017 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky
Truex Posts Overtime Cup Victory In Kentucky

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Martin Truex Jr. drove to an overtime victory in Saturday night’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
The victory is the Furniture Row Racing driver’s third of the season and it ties him with seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson for most in the series in 2017.
Kyle Larson finished second and Chase Elliott third in […]

Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky
Saturday, 8 Jul, 2017 – 8:22 | Comments Off on Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky
Busch Faster Than Lightening In Kentucky

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Kyle Busch won the pole for Saturday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race during an weather-abbreviated qualifying session on Friday at Kentucky Speedway.
Busch laid down a record-breaking fast lap in 28.379 seconds (190.282 mph) at the newly repaved 1.5-mile. The laps came in a session was cut from three rounds down to two because of lightening […]

Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
Friday, 30 Jun, 2017 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona

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Dale Earnhardt Jr., in what could be his last driving appearance at Daytona International Speedway, will start Saturday night’s race from the pole position.
Earnhardt, who is retiring as a full-time Cup driver at the end of the season, laid down a lap at 190.973 mph in Friday’s qualifying session to net the pole.
After doing so, […]

Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
Sunday, 25 Jun, 2017 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway

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Kevin Harvick took the lead with with 22 laps to go and then coasted – literally, to save fuel – to the checkered flag in Sunday’ Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Sonoma Raceway road course.
The victory was the first of the season for Harvick and it came under caution as Kasey Kahne […]

Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Saturday, 24 Jun, 2017 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole

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Kyle Larson edged teammate Jamie McMurray in NASCAR Cup qualifying at the Sonoma road course on Saturday to win the pole for Sunday’s race.
The time difference between the Chip Ganassi Racing drivers was .091 seconds.
“The whole lap actually felt pretty bad,” said Larson, who won his third pole of the season, his first at Sonoma and […]

Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake
Saturday, 24 Jun, 2017 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake
Team Penske Looking Strong In Elkhart Lake

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Team Penske flexed its collective muscle during Friday’s practice for the Kohler Grand Prix at Road America, locking down the top four positions on the combined time sheet after a pair of 45-minute sessions.
Josef Newgarden led the Penske parade in Elkhart Lake, Wis., setting fast lap in the No. 2 DeVilbiss Team Penske Chevrolet at […]

Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan
Sunday, 18 Jun, 2017 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan
Larson Uses Late-Race Restarts To Win Michigan

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Kyle Larson survived a rash of late-race restarts and went on to win Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the 2.0-mile Michigan International Speedway oval.
The victory was the Chip Ganassi Racing driver’s second of the year and the third of his career. It allowed him to move to the series points lead – five ahead […]

Foyt Back At Le Mans 50 Years After Legendary Win
Saturday, 17 Jun, 2017 – 12:41 | Comments Off on Foyt Back At Le Mans 50 Years After Legendary Win
Foyt Back At Le Mans 50 Years After Legendary Win

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fifty years after he bid adieu to Le Mans behind a pair of sunglasses and a cocksure grin, A.J. Foyt Jr. has returned to the Circuit de la Sarthe to celebrate arguably the single greatest moment in Ford Motor Company’s storied racing history.
The pairing of “Super Tex” and Californian Dan […]

Blaney, Wood Brothers Triangulate In On Victory
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 18:01 | One Comment
Blaney, Wood Brothers Triangulate In On Victory

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Ryan Blaney, driving the historic No. 21 Wood Brothers Racing Ford, took the lead from former champion Kyle Busch with 10 laps to go, held off another Cup champion in Kevin Harvick over the final eight laps and went on to win Sunday’s  Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at […]