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Ingram: Edwards Plays ‘Chump And Run’
Monday, 19 Jul, 2010 – 6:55 | 12 Comments
Ingram: Edwards Plays ‘Chump And Run’

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
From the Monday Morning Crew Chief:
It’s gut check time for Carl Edwards.
Fans appreciate a guy who hates to lose. They hate a guy who can’t accept the fact he got beat.
Since Sprint Cup rookie Brad Keselowski beat Edwards at the Talladega in the spring of last year, the Ford driver [...]

Minter: Gateway Should Serve As Wakeup Call
Sunday, 18 Jul, 2010 – 12:39 | 6 Comments
Minter: Gateway Should Serve As Wakeup Call

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NASCAR reached another low point in the “Have at it” era when Carl Edwards wrecked Brad Keselowski on the frontstretch on the final lap of Saturday night’s Nationwide Series race at St. Louis.
Edwards made no secret of the fact that he intentionally dumped Keselowski. He didn’t address the issue of [...]

Carl Edwards Has At Keselowski; Wins At Gateway
Saturday, 17 Jul, 2010 – 21:58 | 21 Comments
Carl Edwards Has At Keselowski; Wins At Gateway

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
They had at it big time, boys, at Gateway International Raceway on a hot Saturday night in Madison, Ill.
Carl Edwards shoved Brad Keselowski out of the way as the two drivers headed to the finish line and went on to win the Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250 Nationwide Series race at [...]

Bayne Tops NNS Qualifying
Saturday, 17 Jul, 2010 – 17:07 | Comments Off
Bayne Tops NNS Qualifying

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Trevor Bayne won the pole for Saturday night’s Nationwide Series race at Gateway International Raceway by posting a qualifying lap at 133.567 mph on Saturday afternoon.
The poll was the first of the season for the 19-year-old Michael Waltrip Racing driver, and the second of his career.
Second fastest in qualifying for the Missouri-Illinois Dodge Dealers 250 [...]

Today’s Racin’ News: Villeneuve To Drive Indy
Friday, 16 Jul, 2010 – 8:26 | Comments Off
Today’s Racin’ News: Villeneuve To Drive Indy

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In racin’ news today, Friday, July 16:
Braun Racing announced that former Formula One World Champion and Indy 500 winner, Jacques Villeneuve, will attempt to qualify the No. 32 Dollar General Toyota for the upcoming Brickyard 400 (NSCS) at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The Canadian driver has captured world championships in both the Indy Car World Series and [...]

Busch Wins NNS Race at Chicagoland
Friday, 9 Jul, 2010 – 21:55 | Comments Off
Busch Wins NNS Race at Chicagoland

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Joliet, Ill. – Kyle Busch crossed the finish line ahead of Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Joey Logano at Chicagoland to win the Dollar General 300 Natioinwide Series.
Busch led the most laps of the race, and the win was the 37th victory of his Nationwide career.
“It wasn’t easy,” Busch said. “We [...]

An Earnhardt And No. 3 Back in Victory Lane
Friday, 2 Jul, 2010 – 21:20 | One Comment
An Earnhardt And No. 3 Back in Victory Lane

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla. – Aboard a car carrying the number made famous by his father, Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the Nationwide Series event at Daytona on Friday brought back emotional memories – and might help resurrect his career after a prolonged slump.
“I do think this helps us, because the new [...]

Keselowski Leads Dodge Parade
Friday, 2 Jul, 2010 – 14:32 | Comments Off
Keselowski Leads Dodge Parade

Brad Keselowski won his fourth Nationwide Series pole of the season Friday afternoon when he laid down the fastest qualifying lap for Friday evening’s Subway Jalapeno 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Keselowski, the series points leader and a three-time race winner this season, turned a lap at 183.031 mph in his Penske Racing Dodge Challenger.
Second fastest [...]

Ingram: More Ponies (And Money?) For Nationwide
Thursday, 1 Jul, 2010 – 14:59 | 4 Comments
Ingram: More Ponies (And Money?) For Nationwide

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla.–- The new racing Mustang sallies forth along with the Challenger from Dodge in Friday’s Nationwide Series race at the France family’s Speedway by the Sea. Will the new cars become a sea change for NASCAR?
What you see is what you get with this new generation of cars, because [...]

Woody: Busch So Good It’s Scary
Monday, 28 Jun, 2010 – 11:36 | 3 Comments
Woody: Busch So Good It’s Scary

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
It may be time to restore the name of NASCAR’s second-tier division to the Busch Series.
Or, better yet, the Kyle Busch Series.
The young Vegas hot-shoe continued his rampage through the Nationwide Series record book with another dominating victory last Saturday at New Hampshire.
Another win, another record. Just another day at [...]