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Same Old, Same Old: Penske Cars Fast At Indy
Wednesday, 16 May, 2018 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Same Old, Same Old: Penske Cars Fast At Indy
Same Old, Same Old: Penske Cars Fast At Indy

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Team Penske, the most successful organization in the history of Indy car racing, was out-of-the-box fast Tuesday during the official start of practice for the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 27.
Simon Pagenaud topped an expanded speed chart as all 35 entered drivers completed laps around the 2.5-mile Indianapolis […]

Streaky Harvick Wins Kansas Cup Series Race
Sunday, 13 May, 2018 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Streaky Harvick Wins Kansas Cup Series Race
Streaky Harvick Wins Kansas Cup Series Race

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Kevin Harvick is becoming a world class champagne sprayer.
Harvick passed defending series champion Martin Truex Jr. with two laps to go, held the lead to the checkered flag and collected his fifth victory of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season Saturday night at Kansas Speedway.
The victory was Harvick’s second in a row and third […]

Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
Friday, 11 May, 2018 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?

Matt Matt Kenseth was back on the track in Kansas Friday in a new car in a new/old team. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Jim Fluharty)
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Roush Fenway Racing’s Matt Kenseth had an answer ready to roll when he was asked Friday why he’s excited to be back behind the wheel of […]

Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters
Monday, 7 May, 2018 – 19:32 | Comments Off on Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters
Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Before sisters Brittany and Courtney Force emerged as NHRA “Women of Power,” Ashley Force Hood forever changed the look of the Funny Car category on an historic Sunday afternoon at Atlanta Dragway.
A daughter of Funny Car icon John Force, Force Hood already was a fan favorite via her Sportsman career […]

Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
Sunday, 6 May, 2018 – 17:12 | Comments Off on Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile

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Kevin Harvick bid farewell to the field when Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway went green following a rain-induced red flag in the final stage of the three-stage race.
The victory was the fourth of the season for the Stewart Haas Racing driver. It came after he led a race-dominating 201 […]

Allgaier Edges Sadler In Dover Xfinity Race
Sunday, 6 May, 2018 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Allgaier Edges Sadler In Dover Xfinity Race
Allgaier Edges Sadler In Dover Xfinity Race

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Justin Allgaier bumped doors and then held off JR Motorsports teammate Elliott Sadler to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway.
Sadler drove underneath Allgaier’s No. 7 Chevrolet heading through Turn 4. As they came off the corner side by side, the cars touched. Sadler’s No. 1 Chevy twitched loose, and Allgaier’s car […]

Month of May Could Be ‘Bumpy’ At Indianapolis
Friday, 4 May, 2018 – 16:35 | Comments Off on Month of May Could Be ‘Bumpy’ At Indianapolis
Month of May Could Be ‘Bumpy’ At Indianapolis

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Bump Day is positioned to return to the Indianapolis 500 qualifying format for the first time since 2011 this month at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where 35 entries officially have been filed for the 102nd edition of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.”
Six winners are listed among the 35 drivers who will […]

Danica Strikes Up Swan Song At Indianapolis
Wednesday, 2 May, 2018 – 7:18 | Comments Off on Danica Strikes Up Swan Song At Indianapolis
Danica Strikes Up Swan Song At Indianapolis

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Danica Patrick is back in an Indy car at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where she hopes a career built on “trusting my ass” will take her to one last flashback of Danicamania.
Patrick completed her veteran refresher test Tuesday around the 2.5-mile IMS oval, clearing the way for her to practice beginning […]

Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday
Sunday, 29 Apr, 2018 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday
Four Straight Not A Given For Busch On Sunday

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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During his Friday press conference at Talladega Superspeedway, Kyle Busch talked about winning the last three NASCAR Cup Series and the prospect of making it four in a row this weekend.
Well, he said, Talladega and the bizarre restrictor plate racing shows that the series puts on there could make his […]

The Roll Continues For The Force Sisters In N.C.
Saturday, 28 Apr, 2018 – 18:15 | Comments Off on The Roll Continues For The Force Sisters In N.C.
The Roll Continues For The Force Sisters In N.C.

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Sisters Brittany and Courtney Force proved to be formidable in qualifying at the same event for the third time in their career Saturday, walking off with the No. 1 positions in their respective classes in the NGK Spark Plugs NHRA 4-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
The previous […]