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Kyle Larson Silences Bell; Wins ‘Bad Ass’ Chili Bowl
Sunday, 19 Jan, 2020 – 9:38 | No Comment
Kyle Larson Silences Bell; Wins ‘Bad Ass’ Chili Bowl

Kyle Larson said winning the Golden Driller Trophy at the Chili Bowl on Saturday night meant more to him than winning the Daytona 500.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Kyle Larson found redemption from a last-lap loss one year ago to Christopher Bell at Tulsa Expo Raceway Saturday night, emerging from their latest one-on-one battle […]

Thorson Captures Friday Win at Chili Bowl
Saturday, 18 Jan, 2020 – 10:58 | No Comment
Thorson Captures Friday Win at Chili Bowl

Tanner Thorson came up big at the Chili Bowl on Friday.

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A drag race to the checkered flag around Tulsa Expo Raceway’s quarter-mile dirt layout saw Tanner Thorson hold off Ryan Bernal to score his first career preliminary A-Feature victory Friday night during the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.

Thorson posted […]

NASCAR’s Bell Shines In Chili Bowl Prelim
Friday, 17 Jan, 2020 – 9:17 | No Comment
NASCAR’s Bell Shines In Chili Bowl Prelim

Christopher Bell continues to be a Chili Bowl superstar. (RacinToday/HHP file photo)

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Oklahoma native and rising NASCAR star Christopher Bell outclassed the field Thursday night at Tulsa Expo Raceway, posting his fifth consecutive Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals preliminary victory during Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night.

The three-time/reigning Golden Driller Award winner, Bell scored his sixth […]

Abreu Wins Chili Bowl Prelim – Again
Thursday, 16 Jan, 2020 – 8:29 | No Comment
Abreu Wins Chili Bowl Prelim – Again

Rico Abreu celebrates at the Chili Bowl on Wednesday night.

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Californian Rico Abreu captured his fifth consecutive Hard Rock Casino Tulsa preliminary night victory Wednesday during the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire at Tulsa (Okla.) Expo Raceway.

Abreu and runnerup Colby Copeland secured spots in Saturday night’s A-Feature after Abreu led […]

Kyle Larson Off, Winning At Chili Bowl
Wednesday, 15 Jan, 2020 – 8:53 | No Comment
Kyle Larson Off, Winning At Chili Bowl

Kyle Larson is hot at the Chili Bowl. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Andrew Coppley)

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Kyle Larson battled through myriad cautions to win Tuesday’s Warren CAT Qualifying Night program during the 34th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire at Tulsa (Okla.) Expo Raceway. Larson led all 30 laps en route to his sixth […]

Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019
Tuesday, 31 Dec, 2019 – 18:54 | Comments Off on Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019
Ten For The Road – And Also For The Ovals – In 2019

Roger Penske tops the Top 10 Stories of 2019 in the IndyCar Series.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

With a record 18 Indianapolis 500 victories on his resume, motorsports mogul Roger Penske basically has “owned” the storied Month of May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

And then he bought it!

That setup and punch line became a fast fact […]

Deegan Trades In Toyotas For Fords
Tuesday, 17 Dec, 2019 – 18:10 | Comments Off on Deegan Trades In Toyotas For Fords
Deegan Trades In Toyotas For Fords

Hailie Deegan will drive Fords next season. (File photo by Loren Orr/Getty Images for NASCAR)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – For two years, Hailie Deegan was considered one of Toyota’s rising NASCAR stars with her history-making performances in the K&N Pro Series West, but that changed Tuesday when her move to Ford was […]

Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020
Wednesday, 11 Dec, 2019 – 9:09 | Comments Off on Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020
Carpenter Rebuilds IndyCar Driver Lineup For 2020

IndyCar team owner/driver Ed Carpenter has finalized his driver lineup for next season.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Ed Carpenter Racing completed its revised NTT IndyCar Series lineup Monday with the addition of Conor Daly as driver of the No. 20 U.S. Air Force Chevrolet for the 2020 road and street course events.

Daly will share the […]

NASCAR Takes Its Act Back To Music City
Wednesday, 4 Dec, 2019 – 17:14 | Comments Off on NASCAR Takes Its Act Back To Music City
NASCAR Takes Its Act Back To Music City

The NASCAR victory celebrations in Nashville have come to an end. But the sport had kinda returned this week. (File photo courtesy of NASCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

So, Nashville, eh?

I guess moving the annual season-capping banquet, awards ceremony and dress-up party makes some sense. Country music – the Rascal Flatts version if […]

NHRA Slaps Torrence With Big Fine
Tuesday, 26 Nov, 2019 – 8:54 | One Comment
NHRA Slaps Torrence With Big Fine

Steve Torrence’s big push resulted in a big penalty from the NHRA.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Steve Torrence’s second NHRA Top Fuel world championship now carries an asterisk, courtesy of a five-figure fine.

NHRA officials docked Torrence $25,000 for a physical altercation with Cameron Ferre after their first-round pairing during the season-ending 55th annual Auto Club NHRA […]