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Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying
Friday, 5 Jun, 2009 – 15:30 | Comments Off on Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying
Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying

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Scott Pruett bettered the Watkins Glen International track record by two seconds Friday, winning his 12th career pole position for Saturday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. 
The event, Round 5 of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports …

You Don’t Need to Be Rich To Watch Monaco – But It Helps
Saturday, 23 May, 2009 – 16:30 | One Comment
You Don’t Need to Be Rich To Watch Monaco –  But It Helps

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Monaco. It’s like no other city – or country – and no other race.
All the great drivers have raced in Monaco since the first race in 1929 and most of …

De Ferran Strikes Early, Wins Big in Utah
Sunday, 17 May, 2009 – 18:30 | Comments Off on De Ferran Strikes Early, Wins Big in Utah
De Ferran Strikes Early, Wins Big in Utah

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Tooele, Utah – At 3,500 feet, the long front straight at Miller Motorsports Park is fitting for Utah’s wide open spaces. Its length and breadth was crucial to the outcome …

Fogarty, GAINSCO Victorious at Laguna Seca
Sunday, 17 May, 2009 – 18:30 | Comments Off on Fogarty, GAINSCO Victorious at Laguna Seca

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Jon Fogarty passed Scott Pruett at the entrance to the Corkscrew with 22 laps remaining in Sunday’s 106-lap Verizon Festival of Speed and held on to give the No. 99 GAINSCO Pontiac Riley its second Grand-Am Rolex …

Pagenaud Takes Record, Pole At Utah
Saturday, 16 May, 2009 – 17:30 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Takes Record, Pole At Utah
Pagenaud Takes Record, Pole At Utah

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Tuele, Utah – Simon Pagenaud spanked the American Le Mans Series track record at the daunting 15-turn Miller Motorsports Park circuit to win the pole for the de Ferran Motorsports …

Zonta Surprises At New Jersey
Sunday, 3 May, 2009 – 16:59 | Comments Off on Zonta Surprises At New Jersey
Zonta Surprises At New Jersey

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Wet and wild from the outset, Sunday’s Verizon Wireless 250 was a water-marked battle at New Jersey Motorsports Park, won in a stunning upset by Ricardo Zonta and Nic Jonsson in the No. 76 Krohn …

Penske’s Dumas On Grand-Am Pole in NJ
Saturday, 2 May, 2009 – 17:31 | 2 Comments
Penske’s Dumas On Grand-Am Pole in NJ

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Romain Dumas earned his first career Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 pole position Saturday at the 2.25-mile Thunderbolt Raceway at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville.
Dumas, driving the …

Pedley: It’s Quantity vs. Quality In Sports-Car Racing
Saturday, 2 May, 2009 – 14:00 | 2 Comments
Pedley: It’s Quantity vs. Quality In Sports-Car Racing

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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The new Audi R15 TDI is an incredible race car. It sits hunched way-down low, looking like it is morphing into the asphalt surface of the track. From the front, …

Grand-Am Pays A Visit To New Jersey
Friday, 1 May, 2009 – 13:01 | Comments Off on Grand-Am Pays A Visit To New Jersey
Grand-Am Pays A Visit To New Jersey

By Bill Fleischman | Senior Correspondent
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When plans for the New Jersey Motorsports Park were announced a few years ago, many longtime racing observers were skeptical. Those of us involved in auto racing for lengthy periods …

Gurney Brings Home Victory for GAINSCO
Saturday, 25 Apr, 2009 – 21:18 | Comments Off on Gurney Brings Home Victory for GAINSCO

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Alex Gurney took the lead on a four-wide pass on Lap 65 of 81 laps in the two-hour, 45-minute Bosch Engineering 250, and then held off Michael Valiante in a sprint to the finish to …