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Logano Sleighs Competition
Monday, 11 Jan, 2010 – 7:44 | Comments Off on Logano Sleighs Competition
Logano Sleighs Competition

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NASCAR driver Joey Logano found himself on a slippery slope over the weekend and loving it.
Logano won the Fifth Annual Lucas Oil Geoff Bodine Bobsled Challenge presented by Whelen Engineering Sunday in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Logano …

Bob Tasca Sr. Passes Away
Saturday, 9 Jan, 2010 – 10:27 | Comments Off on Bob Tasca Sr. Passes Away

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Bob Tasca Sr., an automotive enthusiast, Ford dealer and drag racing innovator, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2010, his family announced today. Tasca Sr. was 83 years old.
An automotive businessman for more than …

Hight Reappears As A Champion
Saturday, 28 Nov, 2009 – 9:27 | Comments Off on Hight Reappears As A Champion
Hight Reappears As A Champion

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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People suddenly and unexplainably disappear in sports all the time. Not back-of-milk-carton disappear, but they fade from sight and disappear. Sometimes, forever. It’s a great fear among athletes and in …

NHRA Honors Its Champs
Tuesday, 17 Nov, 2009 – 9:47 | Comments Off on NHRA Honors Its Champs
NHRA Honors Its Champs

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Welcome to Wally World.
Tony Schumacher, the first Top Fuel driver in NHRA history to win six consecutive Full Throttle Drag Racing Series world championships and seven overall, headlined the four world championship-winning drivers crowned Monday …

Ingram: Talent On Display in Phoenix, Pomona
Monday, 16 Nov, 2009 – 9:28 | 2 Comments
Ingram: Talent On Display in Phoenix, Pomona

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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From the Monday Morning Crew Chief:
On a weekend when Tony Schumacher clinched his sixth straight Top Fuel championship at Pomona, Jimmie Johnson put himself in line to win his fourth straight …

Sarge Marches To Championship
Sunday, 15 Nov, 2009 – 19:03 | Comments Off on Sarge Marches To Championship
Sarge Marches To Championship

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Tony Schumacher won his sixth-straight NHRA Top Fuel championship Sunday as a result of a mistake by the driver who started the day just a single point behind him in the standings.
The championship became all …

Hight, Edwards Clinch in Pomona
Saturday, 14 Nov, 2009 – 20:24 | Comments Off on Hight, Edwards Clinch in Pomona
Hight, Edwards Clinch in Pomona

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Robert Hight clinched the 2009 NHRA Funny Car championship on Saturday thanks to bonus points earned in qualifying for this weekend’s season-ending event in Pomona Calif.
Also clinching was Mike Edwards in Pro Stock.
The championship in …

Dixon Moves To Top Of Top Fuel
Friday, 13 Nov, 2009 – 19:51 | 3 Comments
Dixon Moves To Top Of Top Fuel

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There is a new points leader in the NHRA’s Top Fuel category.
Larry Dixon is now in front by one point after he earned the three points for being top qualifier in the division on Friday …

No Pressure For Dixon, Just Opportunity
Friday, 13 Nov, 2009 – 8:02 | Comments Off on No Pressure For Dixon, Just Opportunity
No Pressure For Dixon, Just Opportunity

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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His genuine appreciation of NHRA history has kept Larry Dixon grounded during a career highlighted by two Top Fuel world championships… and by dusk on Sunday, perhaps a third.
In a …

Classic Shaping Up In Pomona
Thursday, 12 Nov, 2009 – 20:26 | Comments Off on Classic Shaping Up In Pomona
Classic Shaping Up In Pomona

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Tony Schumacher and Larry Dixon entered the final race of the season separated by a single point and in the first round of qualifying the gap was just a thousandth of a second.
Lined up side-by-side for …