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Changes At Gibbs Racing Appear To Be Paying Off
Monday, 23 Apr, 2012 – 10:26 | Comments Off on Changes At Gibbs Racing Appear To Be Paying Off
Changes At Gibbs Racing Appear To Be Paying Off

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Time was, a solitary victory at a race in mid-April at a track in the Midwest wouldn’t have produced much action on J.D. Gibbs’ satisfaction-o-meter. But …

Hamlin Gets the Victory At Kansas Speedway
Sunday, 22 Apr, 2012 – 15:06 | Comments Off on Hamlin Gets the Victory At Kansas Speedway
Hamlin Gets the Victory At Kansas Speedway

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Denny Hamlin passed Ryan Truex Jr. with 31 laps to go and held on to win the STP 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on …

Drivers, Kansas Officials Clash Over Repave
Saturday, 21 Apr, 2012 – 14:59 | Comments Off on Drivers, Kansas Officials Clash Over Repave
Drivers, Kansas Officials Clash Over Repave

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – It’s tough to find a consensus among race car drivers on anything. But this weekend there does seem to be massive agreement among Sprint Cup drivers …

Allmendinger Earns Pole At Kansas
Saturday, 21 Apr, 2012 – 12:23 | Comments Off on Allmendinger Earns Pole At Kansas
Allmendinger Earns Pole At Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – A.J. Allmendinger, driving a Penske Racing Dodge, won the pole on Saturday afternoon for Sunday’s STP 400 Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway. Harvick’s pole lap was at 175.993 mph.
The pole was …

Biffle Appears To Be On Verge Of The Big One
Friday, 20 Apr, 2012 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Biffle Appears To Be On Verge Of The Big One
Biffle Appears To Be On Verge Of The Big One

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Some around NASCAR say that Greg Biffle has never quite been able to cross that line which separates good driver from great driver. Biffle would likely …

Kansas Speedway Repave Will Make Drivers Testy
Friday, 20 Apr, 2012 – 16:21 | Comments Off on Kansas Speedway Repave Will Make Drivers Testy
Kansas Speedway Repave Will Make Drivers Testy

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Following Sunday’s STP 400, the racing surface at Kansas Speedway will join the growing list of NASCAR tracks experiencing a facelift.
In 2011, Phoenix International Raceway was …

Biffle Helps Kids Smile
Thursday, 19 Apr, 2012 – 19:15 | Comments Off on Biffle Helps Kids Smile
Biffle Helps Kids Smile

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Nine-year-old Abby Gail Baver suddenly appeared beside Greg Biffle, wanting to show him a photo of her Quarter Midget that was on the mobile phone she held …

Repaving Kansas Track Is Absolutely Necessary
Thursday, 19 Apr, 2012 – 13:36 | 3 Comments
Repaving Kansas Track Is Absolutely Necessary

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – This weekend, teams and drivers and fans will bid farewell to the original racing surface at Kansas Speedway. For many – especially drivers – the farewell …

Biffle And Team Leave Texas With Guns Blazing
Wednesday, 18 Apr, 2012 – 9:00 | Comments Off on Biffle And Team Leave Texas With Guns Blazing
Biffle And Team Leave Texas With Guns Blazing

FORT WORTH, Texas – Overshadowed in recent seasons by teammates Carl Edwards and Matt Kenseth at Roush Fenway Racing, Greg Biffle says his perch atop the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series point standings is the product …

It Was A Good Weekend To Watch Electronically
Wednesday, 18 Apr, 2012 – 7:00 | Comments Off on It Was A Good Weekend To Watch Electronically
It Was A Good Weekend To Watch Electronically

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Some thoughts about a rather large weekend of racing and many hours in front of the flat screen (LCD, not that plasma crap):
– Robert Hight’s Funny Car season is shaping …