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Smoke And The Water: Stewart Wins In Fontana
Sunday, 25 Mar, 2012 – 16:24 | Comments Off on Smoke And The Water: Stewart Wins In Fontana
Smoke And The Water: Stewart Wins In Fontana

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Defending series champion Tony Stewart, with an assist from a rain storm in normally sunny Southern California, got the victory in the Auto Club 400 Sprint Cup race at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday afternoon.
The …

Race Day: It Should Be A Groovy Day In SoCal
Sunday, 25 Mar, 2012 – 10:01 | Comments Off on Race Day: It Should Be A Groovy Day In SoCal
Race Day: It Should Be A Groovy Day In SoCal

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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If you don’t like the racing at the reconfigured Bristol Motor Speedway, there is a chance you won’t like today’s Auto Club 400 Sprint Cup race at Auto Club Speedway.
The …

Hamlin Takes Pole Spot At Auto Club Speedway
Friday, 23 Mar, 2012 – 21:39 | Comments Off on Hamlin Takes Pole Spot At Auto Club Speedway
Hamlin Takes Pole Spot At Auto Club Speedway

Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway on Friday afternoon.
Hamlin’s fast lap was at 185.403 mph. It gave him his 10th career pole.
Second …

Pedley: Keselowski May Be Carrying The Flag For NASCAR
Thursday, 22 Mar, 2012 – 14:33 | 8 Comments
Pedley: Keselowski May Be Carrying The Flag For NASCAR

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The local television and newspaper folks had long since left the building. Video crews were coiling up their cables and talking to each other about their …

John Sturbin: Edwards Takes SWAT At Crime In Texas, NASCAR
Thursday, 22 Mar, 2012 – 7:57 | Comments Off on John Sturbin: Edwards Takes SWAT At Crime In Texas, NASCAR
John Sturbin: Edwards Takes SWAT At Crime In Texas, NASCAR

FORT WORTH, Texas – Carl Edwards jumped out of the top window of a six-story building here Wednesday afternoon, but it wasn’t because of the reversal of penalties levied by NASCAR against archrival Jimmie Johnson.
The …

Are NASCAR Fans Moving On To Dirtier Pursuits?
Wednesday, 21 Mar, 2012 – 10:23 | 5 Comments
Are NASCAR Fans Moving On To Dirtier Pursuits?

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Anyone who cares even a little bit about auto racing has to be saddened by the empty seats at Bristol Motor Speedway last weekend and at other tracks on the …

So, What Exactly Just Happened Here?
Tuesday, 20 Mar, 2012 – 18:37 | 9 Comments
So, What Exactly Just Happened Here?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Suddenly, with the release of a really, really vague statement by stock-car racing’s chief appellate officer, the No. 48 team of Hendrick Motorsports moved from starring role to bit player …

HMS 48 Team’s Penalties Overturned On Appeal
Tuesday, 20 Mar, 2012 – 15:01 | Comments Off on HMS 48 Team’s Penalties Overturned On Appeal
HMS 48 Team’s Penalties Overturned On Appeal

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Chief apellate officer John Middlebrook on Tuesday overturned all penalties issued to the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team except for that of a fine issued to crew chief Chad Knaus.
The original penalties were levied after …

Keselowski Springs Back To Life At Bristol
Tuesday, 20 Mar, 2012 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Keselowski Springs Back To Life At Bristol
Keselowski Springs Back To Life At Bristol

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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BRISTOL, Tenn.  – If you don’t want an honest answer, don’t ask Brad Keselowski, but if you want an insightful one, then go to the Michigan native.
On the eve of …

New Bristol Not Attracting Old NASCAR Fans
Monday, 19 Mar, 2012 – 11:01 | 6 Comments
New Bristol Not Attracting Old NASCAR Fans

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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The Food City 500 Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway checked in at No. 2 in this past weekend’s turnstile competition. The winner, and by a healthy margin, was …