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Flat Spot On: Hubbard, HANS Helped Save Racing
Friday, 8 Feb, 2019 – 19:08 | 3 Comments
Flat Spot On: Hubbard, HANS Helped Save Racing

Bob Hubbard, who died earlier this week, was no dummy when it came to saving the lives of race car drivers.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

The safety revolution that motor racing has experienced in the last two decades would not have been possible without Bob Hubbard, who died Tuesday at age 75.

The inventor of the […]

Torrence To Arrive At Pomona As The Top Dog
Thursday, 7 Feb, 2019 – 16:29 | Comments Off on Torrence To Arrive At Pomona As The Top Dog
Torrence To Arrive At Pomona As The Top Dog

Steve Torrence will attempt to back up his remarkable 2018 Top Fuel campaign with another in 2019. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

On the November afternoon when Steve Torrence publicly was honored by his hometown folks, the reigning NHRA Top Fuel world champion was reminded about his place in the […]

RT’s Williams Honored In Charlotte
Monday, 4 Feb, 2019 – 13:48 | Comments Off on RT’s Williams Honored In Charlotte
RT’s Williams Honored In Charlotte

Deb Williams, Senior Writer for RacinToday.com, collected major awards in Charlotte.

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RacinToday.com senior writer Deb Williams is this year’s recipient of the North Carolina Motorsports Association’s Jim Hunter Memorial Media Award.

NASCAR Vice Chairman Mike Helton presented the award to Williams Jan. 29 during the association’s annual industry awards ceremony at the Concord (N.C.) Convention […]

Wayne Taylor Caddy, Alonso Win Rainy Rolex
Sunday, 27 Jan, 2019 – 14:51 | Comments Off on Wayne Taylor Caddy, Alonso Win Rainy Rolex
Wayne Taylor Caddy, Alonso Win Rainy Rolex

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The No. 10 Cadillac DPi of Wayne Taylor Racing drove to the overall victory Sunday in the rain-plagued – and ultimately rain-shortened – Rolex 24 sports car race at Daytona International Speedway.

No. 10 was driven by Jordan Taylor, Renger van der Zande, Kamui Kobayashi and two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso.

With his victory, […]

NHRA’s Courtney Force Announces Her Retirement
Thursday, 24 Jan, 2019 – 11:02 | Comments Off on NHRA’s Courtney Force Announces Her Retirement
NHRA’s Courtney Force Announces Her Retirement

Courtney Force, daughter of 16-time NHRA champion John Force, has retired from racing. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

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John Force Racing announced on Thursday that Funny successful Car driver Courtney Force will retire from driving effective immediately.

The winningest female Funny Car driver in NHRA history, Force – who is the daughter of team owner John […]

Bell Edges Larson To Win Third Straight Chili Bowl
Sunday, 20 Jan, 2019 – 9:16 | Comments Off on Bell Edges Larson To Win Third Straight Chili Bowl
Bell Edges Larson To Win Third Straight Chili Bowl

NASCAR driver Christopher Bell made history at the Chili Bowl on Saturday night. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Ashley R Dickerson)

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Christopher Bell added his name to an exclusive event victory list _ and the not-so-elite flip car count _ when the Oklahoma native claimed his third consecutive Golden Driller trophy Saturday night capping the 33rd annual […]

Grant Captures Friday Chili Bowl Win
Saturday, 19 Jan, 2019 – 9:35 | Comments Off on Grant Captures Friday Chili Bowl Win
Grant Captures Friday Chili Bowl Win

Justin Grant was the big winner Friday at the Chili Bowl. (Photo courtesy of the Chili Bowl Nationals)

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Native Californian Justin Grant set a relentless pace for 25 non-stop laps Friday to earn his third career preliminary night win in as many years at the 33rd annual Chili Bowl Nationals in Tulsa, Okla.

Grant’s Vacuworx Qualifying Night […]

Champion Bell Drives To P1 At The Chili Bowl
Friday, 18 Jan, 2019 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Champion Bell Drives To P1 At The Chili Bowl
Champion Bell Drives To P1 At The Chili Bowl

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NASCAR driver Christopher Bell had a big night at the Chili Bowl on Thursday. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Ashley R Dickerson)

Two-time/reigning event champion Christopher Bell survived late-race challenges from Shane Golobic and C.J. Leary en route to victory during Thursday’s John Christner Trucking Qualifying Night A-Feature at the 33rd annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals […]

Abreu Rock Solid At Chili Bowl
Thursday, 17 Jan, 2019 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Abreu Rock Solid At Chili Bowl
Abreu Rock Solid At Chili Bowl

Rico Abreu stole the show Wednesday night in Tulsa.

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Rico Abreu outclassed the field during Wednesday’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino-Tulsa Qualifying Night A-Feature at the 33rd annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.

Abreu won a 25-lap prelim race for the fourth time since 2015 around Tulsa Expo Raceway wheeling the Safelite AutoGlass/Keith […]

Larson Starts Hot At Chili Bowl
Wednesday, 16 Jan, 2019 – 9:01 | Comments Off on Larson Starts Hot At Chili Bowl
Larson Starts Hot At Chili Bowl

NASCAR star Kyle Larson started off Chili Bowl action with a bang. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Gregg Ellman)

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Californian Kyle Larson grabbed the lead on Lap 6 of Tuesday’s Warren CAT Qualifying Night 25-lap A-Feature en route victory during the 33rd annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.

A rising NASCAR Cup Series star […]