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Pagenaud, Highcroft Win In Utah
Sunday, 11 Jul, 2010 – 21:26 | Comments Off
Pagenaud, Highcroft Win In Utah

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Simon Pagenaud and Patron Highcroft Racing team had to bide their time after winning the pole, but came on strong at the finish to win Round 4 of the American Le Mans Series at the Miller Motorsports Park. Pagenaud’s final 12-second pit stop gave him the lead with a little less […]

Pagenaud Scores Pole In Utah
Saturday, 10 Jul, 2010 – 18:22 | Comments Off
Pagenaud Scores Pole In Utah

After a rough start in the morning, the Patron Highcroft Racing team bounced back during a hot afternoon at the Miller Motorsports Park to take the pole for Sunday’s two hour, 45-minute American Le Mans Series race.
Simon Pagenaud sat out most of the session before turning a lap of 1:34.350 on the 3.048-mile outer circuit […]

Pruett/Rojas Win At DIS
Saturday, 3 Jul, 2010 – 16:33 | Comments Off
Pruett/Rojas Win At DIS

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Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas of the TELMEX Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Grand-Am Series team celebrated the 100th race for the Daytona Prototype class by winning Saturday’s Brumos Porsche 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Pruett took the lead with one hour remaining and led all but one of the remaining laps in the No. […]

Keen Fast Tracking In Grand-Am
Friday, 2 Jul, 2010 – 21:50 | One Comment
Keen Fast Tracking In Grand-Am

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla. – Leh Keen is on the fast track in sports car racing. That’s not a reference to the infield and oval road course at the Daytona International Speedway, scene of Saturday’s Grand-Am Rolex Series race. Keen’s career is on the fast track.
The driver from Dublin, Ga., began […]

FIA Bans US F1
Friday, 25 Jun, 2010 – 10:50 | Comments Off
FIA Bans US F1

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
The World Motor Sport Council of the FIA has held the US F1 team responsible for its failure to make the grid for the Formula One season. The team has been banned from any future participation in FIA championships and has been fined $380,000.
The team, which recently auctioned its remaining physical […]

Lally Gets His Chance On Ovals
Friday, 25 Jun, 2010 – 7:16 | 2 Comments
Lally Gets His Chance On Ovals

Acknowledging that his working relationship with former NASCAR champion Bobby Labonte had “run its course,” team-owner Kevin Buckler has recruited road-racing ally Andy Lally to drive for The Racer’s Group at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this weekend.
Lally aims to make his Sprint Cup Series oval debut in the No. 71 TRG Motorsports Chevrolet Impala […]

Ganassi Duo Wins Mid-Ohio
Saturday, 19 Jun, 2010 – 20:18 | Comments Off
Ganassi Duo Wins Mid-Ohio

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Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas won again in the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season on Saturday,.
The two drivers won the EMCO Gears Classic at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, their fifth victory in seven 2010 races.
Rojas started from the pole in the No. 01 BMW/Riley and led twice for 26 laps […]

Rojas Red Hot At Mid-Ohio
Friday, 18 Jun, 2010 – 19:18 | Comments Off
Rojas Red Hot At Mid-Ohio

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Memo Rojas was fastest in Friday’s qualifying for the EMCO Gears Classic presented by KeyBank at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. He won the pole with a track record lap in the final minute of the 15-minute session to take the pole from Ricky Taylor.
While Taylor will start Round 7 of the 2010 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports […]

Ingram: Final Le Mans Thoughts Are Good Ones
Monday, 14 Jun, 2010 – 7:22 | One Comment
Ingram: Final Le Mans Thoughts Are Good Ones

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
From the Monday Morning Crew Chief:
Le Mans, France – After an impressive victory by Audi Sport, the countryside around the circuit of the 24 Hours of Le Mans has returned to the more gentle hum of tractors punctuated by the ever-present chirping of birds in place of the constant din of […]

Audi Endures, Peugeots Flame Out At Le Mans
Sunday, 13 Jun, 2010 – 15:00 | 2 Comments
Audi Endures, Peugeots Flame Out At Le Mans

Le Mans, France – In the end, the Peugeot 908 HDi FAP proved to be fast but fragile compared to the Audi R15 TDI “plus” that added another victory for the German manufacturer from Ingolstadt at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
When the valiant, hectoring chase of Alexander Wurz ended with a puff of smoke […]