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Logano Lights Up Zippo
Saturday, 4 Aug, 2018 – 19:48 | Comments Off on Logano Lights Up Zippo
Logano Lights Up Zippo

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Joey Logano persevered through a rainstorm, a red flag stoppage and late-race run for the lead by Penske teammate Brad Keselowski to win Saturday’s 24th annual Zippo 200 at The Glen NASCAR Xfinity Series race.
Logano’s path to his third Xfinity Series win on Watkins Glen International’s historic 2.45-mile/11-turn layout was cleared […]

Hagan Shoots To Top In Northwest
Saturday, 4 Aug, 2018 – 7:29 | Comments Off on Hagan Shoots To Top In Northwest
Hagan Shoots To Top In Northwest

Matt Hagan and his latest/greatest race car appear ready to close NHRA’s Western Swing with another Wally trophy.
Hagan drove to the preliminary pole at the 31st annual CatSpot NHRA Northwest Nationals Friday at Pacific Raceways in Kent, Wash. Hagan covered the 1,000-foot distance in 3.913-seconds at 324.75 mph during the second session in search of […]

Rossi Dazzles At Mid-Ohio
Monday, 30 Jul, 2018 – 7:20 | Comments Off on Rossi Dazzles At Mid-Ohio
Rossi Dazzles At Mid-Ohio

About the only wheel Alexander Rossi turned wrong in Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio came when he attempted a victory doughnut…and his No. 27 car slid-off track and became stuck in the grass.
Otherwise, it was an exceptional day for the Andretti Autosport driver from California, who won the Verizon IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports […]

Rossi Rolls To Pole In Mid-Ohio Qualifying
Saturday, 28 Jul, 2018 – 14:49 | Comments Off on Rossi Rolls To Pole In Mid-Ohio Qualifying
Rossi Rolls To Pole In Mid-Ohio Qualifying

Alexander Rossi won the ole position at the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio on Saturday.
In the Fast Six, the last of three Verizon IndyCar Series knockout qualifying rounds, Rossi waited until less than two minutes remained in the session before taking the track at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
He turned a single timed lap in the […]

Air Races Coming Back To TMS
Friday, 27 Jul, 2018 – 7:03 | Comments Off on Air Races Coming Back To TMS
Air Races Coming Back To TMS

FORT WORTH, Texas – The skies of Texas will play host to the 2018 season-finale of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.
Texas Motor Speedway has been selected as the eighth and final stop Nov. 17-18 for the globetrotting series that began the season in February in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and competes in […]

John Force Returns To Top
Monday, 23 Jul, 2018 – 7:17 | Comments Off on John Force Returns To Top
John Force Returns To Top

Funny Car icon John Force returned to the top of the mountain Sunday, racing to his 149th career victory and first in over a year to cap the 39th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals in Morrison, Colo.
Leah Pritchett (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also emerged as winners […]

Bell Beats Back Brad In Loudon
Saturday, 21 Jul, 2018 – 19:04 | Comments Off on Bell Beats Back Brad In Loudon
Bell Beats Back Brad In Loudon

Christopher Bell won Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The victory was the second straight for Bell. To get it, he had to hold off former Cup Series champion Brad Keselowski.
Bell led the field for a total of 93 laps, and after 13 lead changes, he led for the final time on […]

Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky
Sunday, 15 Jul, 2018 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky
Truex Jr. Makes It Two Straight In Kentucky

Martin Truex Jr. turned in another dominating performance in winning at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night. This time his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory there came without late-race drama of last year’s.
Truex, who led 175 of 267 laps in his Furniture Row Racing Toyota on Saturday, passed Kurt Busch for the lead with 44 laps […]

Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please
Friday, 13 Jul, 2018 – 17:06 | Comments Off on Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please
Jones Headed to The Top? Let’s Slow Down a Bit, Please

As I rolled up the old pant legs and waded into media reaction to last weekend’s racing in Daytona, Iowa, Epping and Bowmanville, a headline caught my eye. It read, “Erik Jones showing he’s ready to rise to the top”.
The accompanying piece – presumably and hopefully an opinion piece – proclaimed Jones victory in Saturday […]

RT’s Williams Collects Hardware
Tuesday, 10 Jul, 2018 – 17:02 | Comments Off on RT’s Williams Collects Hardware
RT’s Williams Collects Hardware

RacinToday.com Senior Writer Deb Williams has been honored by the National Motorsports Press Association with one of its most prestigious awards – the Joe Littlejohn Award.
Determined by the NMPA president, the award is given annually to the person or persons, or an organization, in recognition for or outstanding service to the NMPA. Williams previously […]