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Life’s Good For One Of America’s All-Time Greats
Tuesday, 31 Aug, 2010 – 7:12 | 2 Comments
Life’s Good For One Of America’s All-Time Greats

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Scott Pruett may be the most under-appreciated  driver in American racing.
Not that it bothers him a whole lot.
“I’m doing exactly what I’ve wanted to do since I was eight years old, racing,’’ Pruett said during an interview last year at Daytona. “I still get a real rush from driving a […]

Young Cyclist Dies At Indy
Monday, 30 Aug, 2010 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Young Cyclist Dies At Indy
Young Cyclist Dies At Indy

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A 13-year-old rider died after crashing during a support event to Sunday’s United States Grand Prix motorcycle race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.
The rider was Peter Lenz of Vancouver, Wash.
Lenz accident occurred during the “sighting lap,” motorcycle racing’s equivalent of the warm-up lap, before the support race began at 10:20 a.m. According to the […]

Graf, Dumas Win Red-Flagged Race
Sunday, 29 Aug, 2010 – 18:32 | Comments Off on Graf, Dumas Win Red-Flagged Race
Graf, Dumas Win Red-Flagged Race

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Klaus Graf and Romain Dumas took the American Le Mans Series victory at Mosport in the Team Cytosport Porsche RS Spyder after a red flag for a damaged guard rail halted the race with 25 minutes of the scheduled two hours and 45 minutes remaining.
The leading GTC class Porsche 911 […]

Graf, Porsche On Mosport Pole
Saturday, 28 Aug, 2010 – 17:06 | Comments Off on Graf, Porsche On Mosport Pole
Graf, Porsche On Mosport Pole

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Trying to claw his way back into the American Le Mans Series LMP championship, Klaus Graf won the pole in the Muscle Milk Porsche Spdyer in preparation for Sunday’s race at Mosport International Raceway.
Graf edged Chris Dyson’s Lola-Mazda and the HPD ARX-01c of Simon Pagenaud to take Team Cytosport’s first pole […]

Pruett, Rojas Clinch Grand-Am Title
Saturday, 28 Aug, 2010 – 15:33 | Comments Off on Pruett, Rojas Clinch Grand-Am Title
Pruett, Rojas Clinch Grand-Am Title

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas clinched a record eighth victory this season in the Rolex Grand-Am race at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal and secured the championship with one race remaining for the Chip Ganassi Racing team.
“This was a big race for us to win,” said Pruett, whose team won […]

Fogarty On Grand-Am Pole
Friday, 27 Aug, 2010 – 22:41 | Comments Off on Fogarty On Grand-Am Pole
Fogarty On Grand-Am Pole

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Jon Fogarty and Boris Said used Chevrolet power to lead a record-breaking pair of qualifying sessions Friday at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve and capture respective poles for Saturday’s Montreal 200, Round 11 of 12 in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16.
The two-hour race takes the green flag at […]

Drayson Gets Victory at Road America
Sunday, 22 Aug, 2010 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Drayson Gets Victory at Road America
Drayson Gets Victory at Road America

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Jonny Cocker took the top-gear Kink at Road American flat out for the first time on the last lap to overtake Klaus Graf and capture Drayson Racing’s first LMP victory in the American Le Mans Series.
Cocker, who fell 16.5 seconds behind leader Graf after the final pit stop in his Lola-Judd, […]

Drayson Dominates Qualifying At Road America
Saturday, 21 Aug, 2010 – 17:14 | Comments Off on Drayson Dominates Qualifying At Road America
Drayson Dominates Qualifying At Road America

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Jonny Cocker won his second straight pole in the American Le Mans Series at Road America. Driving the Lola-Judd of Drayson Racing, the young British driver backed up his first career pole in the series with another flyer on the 4.0-mile, high-speed Wisconsin circuit.
Cocker’s lap of 1:49.554 beat the Dyson […]

Pruett, Rojas Set Record At The Glen
Saturday, 7 Aug, 2010 – 20:23 | Comments Off on Pruett, Rojas Set Record At The Glen
Pruett, Rojas Set Record At The Glen

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Scott Pruett took the lead on an exchange of pit stops and held on with his Riley-BMW to beat the Dallara-Ford of Max Angelelli by 0.272 seconds on the short course at Watkins Glen International. Alex Gurney was third in the Daytona Prototype class of the Grand-Am’s Rolex Series in […]

Dyson’s Lola-Mazda Gets First Win
Saturday, 7 Aug, 2010 – 20:18 | Comments Off on Dyson’s Lola-Mazda Gets First Win
Dyson’s Lola-Mazda Gets First Win

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Dyson Racing scored a maiden victory for its Lola-Mazda at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Round 6 of the American Le Mans Series, holding off the Highcroft Racing HPD ARX-01c by half a second. Chris Dyson drove the final two stints versus Highcroft’s Simon Pagenaud to score the victory with co-driver Guy Smith.
Pagenaud closed […]