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Coca-Cola 600 Will Start With All-Petty Front Row
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 19:26 | Comments Off on Coca-Cola 600 Will Start With All-Petty Front Row
Coca-Cola 600 Will Start With All-Petty Front Row

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Aric Almirola ripped off a stunning qualifying lap to win the pole Thursday for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 Sprint Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The pole, which came after …

Pastrana’s Drive For Pride Not Going Well
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 16:08 | Comments Off on Pastrana’s Drive For Pride Not Going Well
Pastrana’s Drive For Pride Not Going Well

CONCORD, N.C. – By most measures, Travis Pastrana’s entry into NASCAR’s Nationwide Series has been pretty positive. But by one measure – how much crap he’s taken from his friends – that entry has been a …

Another Hall Of Fame Voting Day To Remember
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 14:01 | One Comment
Another Hall Of Fame Voting Day To Remember

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Zeroing in on criteria is the most difficult part when considering candidates for the NASCAR Hall of Fame. It’s not that the criteria is nebulous, ill-defined. It’s …

Mike Harris: Silence Is Fleeting In Voting Room
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 11:05 | Comments Off on Mike Harris: Silence Is Fleeting In Voting Room
Mike Harris: Silence Is Fleeting In Voting Room

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Being a part of the voting process for the NASCAR Hall of Fame is a pleasure, an honor and, most of all, a responsibility I take very …

Tough Decisions Greeted Voters At The Hall
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 9:03 | One Comment
Tough Decisions Greeted Voters At The Hall

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Selecting the 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductees wasn’t easy for the 54-member voting panel and some said Wednesday they expect picking the five to only get …

NASCAR Hall Of Fame Has Five New Members
Wednesday, 23 May, 2012 – 17:20 | Comments Off on NASCAR Hall Of Fame Has Five New Members
NASCAR Hall Of Fame Has Five New Members

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – In the end, it took what one member of the voting panel called a green/white/checkered restart, but the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday found out which …

Toyota Rolls Out New Cup Camry
Tuesday, 22 May, 2012 – 18:39 | Comments Off on Toyota Rolls Out New Cup Camry
Toyota Rolls Out New Cup Camry

SALISBURY, N.C. – Toyota’s 2013 Camry has a little bit different feel than the car currently raced on NASCAR’s Sprint Cup circuit, but it’s not the major jump the drivers experienced when the old …

Easy NASCAR Hall Voting Is Thing Of The Past
Tuesday, 22 May, 2012 – 18:31 | 2 Comments
Easy NASCAR Hall Voting Is Thing Of The Past

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – As we walked toward the room in the Charlotte Convention Center prior to voting for the first class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame three years ago, …

Everything’s Coming Up Hendrick In NASCAR
Sunday, 20 May, 2012 – 7:05 | Comments Off on Everything’s Coming Up Hendrick In NASCAR
Everything’s Coming Up Hendrick In NASCAR

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – For Hendrick Motorsports, the week has been phenomenal, as the nearly three-decade old team has won everything in NASCAR Sprint Cup competition except qualifying for the …

Johnson Shows Winning Form At All-Star Race
Saturday, 19 May, 2012 – 21:54 | Comments Off on Johnson Shows Winning Form At All-Star Race
Johnson Shows Winning Form At All-Star Race

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Jimmie Johnson pulled away from Brad Keselowski over the final 10 laps to win Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Johnson won $1 million for his efforts.
Five-time Cup champion Johnson took the …