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Three Wide Was For Sissies At Langley Speedway
Friday, 21 Aug, 2009 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Three Wide Was For Sissies At Langley Speedway

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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In the rich history of stock car racing, few events can top the night the USAR Pro Cup Series visited Langley Speedway in Hampton, Va. on May, 23, 2009
That’s when two-time Pro …

Minter: Bristol Could be Pointers Vs. Winners
Thursday, 20 Aug, 2009 – 13:00 | Comments Off on Minter: Bristol Could be Pointers Vs. Winners
Minter: Bristol Could be Pointers Vs. Winners

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Some Thursday Observations:
* The Sharpie 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway has a history of being a “can’t miss” event for NASCAR fans. But there are worries in some quarters that …

Busch Ends Hornaday’s Truck Run
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 21:05 | Comments Off on Busch Ends Hornaday’s Truck Run
Busch Ends Hornaday’s Truck Run

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Ron Hornaday Jr.’s bid to win his sixth straight Camping World Truck Series race was squashed by Kyle Busch Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Busch ran away with the victory while Hornaday finished third in …

King Of Trucks Can Nab Another Jewel Tonight
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 14:00 | Comments Off on King Of Trucks Can Nab Another Jewel Tonight
King Of Trucks Can Nab Another Jewel Tonight

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Ron Hornaday Jr. has a chance tonight at Bristol Motor Speedway to extend his Camping World Truck Series win streak to a record six, which would be the first time …

Busch An Intense Driver, Pleasant Dinner Guest
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 7:00 | 3 Comments
Busch An Intense Driver, Pleasant Dinner Guest

By Bill Fleischman | Senior Correspondent
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Prior to a recent dinner with Kyle Busch and other mid-Atlantic-area auto racing writers, I wondered what kind of mood Busch would be in. After a few probing questions, would …

Monday Morning Crew Chief: Roads Paved With Question Marks
Monday, 17 Aug, 2009 – 11:40 | Comments Off on Monday Morning Crew Chief: Roads Paved With Question Marks
Monday Morning Crew Chief: Roads Paved With Question Marks

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
This week’s edition of Monday Morning Crew Chief:
Just my luck. At the same time Dale Earnhardt Jr. dropped in at Road America for a surprise visit on Saturday evening, I …

Q and A: Earnhardt Wants COT Changes
Sunday, 16 Aug, 2009 – 5:00 | Comments Off on Q and A: Earnhardt Wants COT Changes
Q and A: Earnhardt Wants COT Changes

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During a press conference at Michigan International Speedway over the weekend, Dale Earnhardt Jr. took some questions about the Car of Tomorrow.
Here is a partial transcript of that press conference:
WHAT Were you getting at with …

Sturbin: Innovative Gossage Is Getting Back To Work
Wednesday, 12 Aug, 2009 – 8:01 | One Comment
Sturbin: Innovative Gossage Is Getting Back To Work

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – Consider the IndyCar Series’ decision to return Texas Motor Speedway to its “traditional” spot as first race after the Indianapolis 500 in 2010 as an extra …

Tuesday Memo: Somebody Find Skaife
Tuesday, 11 Aug, 2009 – 8:00 | 4 Comments
Tuesday Memo: Somebody Find Skaife

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Let’s see what’s in today’s Tuesday Morning Memo:
* You think some NASCAR team owner out there ought to be scrambling right now to come up with the telephone number of …

Race Day: This Isn’t California
Sunday, 9 Aug, 2009 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Race Day: This Isn’t California
Race Day: This Isn’t California

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Heavy rains  in Upstate New York have forced postponement of the Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen International.
The revised schedule calls for the race to begin at noon (EDT) on …