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Fogarty Tops Qualifying In Grand-Am
Thursday, 6 Aug, 2009 – 19:30 | Comments Off on Fogarty Tops Qualifying In Grand-Am

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After struggling with brake problems throughout practice, Jon Fogarty went out and shattered the Watkins Glen International short course qualifying record Thursday, capturing the pole position for the Crown Royal 200.
Round 9 of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 will take the green flag at 6:30 p.m. Friday. […]

Leaner Corvettes Ready To Take On The World
Thursday, 6 Aug, 2009 – 6:49 | Comments Off on Leaner Corvettes Ready To Take On The World
Leaner Corvettes Ready To Take On The World

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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There’s a lot riding on the new GT2 class entry from the factory Corvette Racing team. Veiled in secrecy for 18 months, it makes its debut in the American Le Mans Series at the Mid-Ohio circuit on Saturday.
A survivor of GM’s bankruptcy, the new Corvette C6.R is charged with carrying […]

Brack Becomes X Games Golden Boy
Monday, 3 Aug, 2009 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Brack Becomes X Games Golden Boy
Brack Becomes X Games Golden Boy

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Kenny Brack’s first exposure to motorized Action Sports proved to be an X-cellent adventure.
Brack, the 1999 Indianapolis 500 champion, emerged as the class of Sunday’s X Games 15 Rally Competition with a gold medal-winning performance. Driving a Ford Fiesta entered and prepared by the Olsbergs Motor Sport Evolution team of […]

X Marks The Spot Of Brack’s Return
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2009 – 7:45 | One Comment
X Marks The Spot Of Brack’s Return

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Kenny Brack came to grips with the end of his professional racing career on a May afternoon in 2005, when he climbed out of an Indy-car and decided he was “back to normal.”
So…what in the wide world of Action Sports is Brack doing in the X Games 15 Rally Competition? […]

Tajima King Of The Hill Climb Again
Sunday, 19 Jul, 2009 – 20:20 | Comments Off on Tajima King Of The Hill Climb Again

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Nobuhiro Tajima rolls on at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb as the Japanese driver won the Race to the Clouds for the fourth straight time.
While Tajima took top honors he fell short in his bid to break the 10-minute barrier in the event as he finished with a time of 10:15.368.
Two-time European world rally […]

Gurney, Gainsco Enjoy Trip To Barber
Sunday, 19 Jul, 2009 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Gurney, Gainsco Enjoy Trip To Barber
Gurney, Gainsco Enjoy Trip To Barber

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Alex Gurney held off Scott Pruett after a restart with 20 minutes to go to win the Daytona Prototype portion of the Porsche 250 Rolex Grand-Am Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala. Sunday.
The victory gave Gurney and his Bob Stallings-owned operation a tie for the series points lead. It was the team’s […]

Pagenaud Punctures Brabham’s Bid For Win At Lime Rock
Saturday, 18 Jul, 2009 – 19:40 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Punctures Brabham’s Bid For Win At Lime Rock
Pagenaud Punctures Brabham’s Bid For Win At Lime Rock

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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David Brabham’s bid to back up his Le Mans 24-hour victory was shaping up nicely at Lime Rock Park, scene of the fifth round of the American Le Mans Series. With 15 minutes to go, the Australian and his Highcroft Racing LMP1 Acura had a four-second lead over fellow Acura driver […]

Forgarty On Pole in Grand-Am
Saturday, 18 Jul, 2009 – 17:15 | Comments Off on Forgarty On Pole in Grand-Am
Forgarty On Pole in Grand-Am

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Jon Fogarty turned a lap of 1:21.057 (102.150 mph) in Saturday’s qualifying to capture the pole position for Sunday’s Porsche 250 presented by Legacy Credit Union at Barber Motorsports Park.
The race represents Round 8 of the 2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16.
The top three contenders for the Daytona […]

Pagenaud Tops At Lime Rock
Friday, 17 Jul, 2009 – 17:35 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Tops At Lime Rock
Pagenaud Tops At Lime Rock

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Simon Pagenaud drove to the pole during Friday qualifying for Saturday’s American Le Mans Series event at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut.
The 25-year-old de Ferran Motorsports Acura driver drove the No. 66 XM Satellite Radio Acura ARX-02a prototype sports car to his third overall 2009 pole position at the 1.53-mile circuit in preparation for Saturday’s […]

ALMS Subject of The Race Reporters Show
Monday, 13 Jul, 2009 – 23:30 | Comments Off on ALMS Subject of The Race Reporters Show

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RacinToday senior correspondent Jonathan Ingram is scheduled to appear on The Race Reporters radio show on Wednesday night where he will participate in a round-table discussion with Scott Atherton, president of the American Le Mans Series and Panoz Motor Sports Group.
The show is set for 7 p.m. EDT and can be heard on www.PowerUpChannel.com.
Atherton will […]