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Kansas Speedway Chases Casino, 2nd Cup Race
Monday, 30 Mar, 2009 – 6:29 | Comments Off on Kansas Speedway Chases Casino, 2nd Cup Race
Kansas Speedway Chases Casino, 2nd Cup Race

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
 
Kansas City, Kan. – Kansas Speedway’s drive to land a second Sprint Cup date will restart today when track president Jeff Boerger officially submits a bid for construction of a …

NASCAR Newscast – Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500 Recap
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 18:24 | Comments Off on NASCAR Newscast – Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500 Recap
NASCAR Newscast – Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500 Recap

Three-time defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and Prerace Driver Rating favorite Jimmie Johnson claimed his first win of the season with a late-race pass of Denny Hamlin at Martinsville Speedway. It was Johnson’s fifth …

Johnson Wins Martinsville
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 16:51 | Comments Off on Johnson Wins Martinsville
Johnson Wins Martinsville

  
(Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Jimmie Johnson bumped his way to the lead past Denny Hamlin with 16 laps to go in Sunday’s Goody’s Pain Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway and then held on to get …

Goody’s Can Be A Pain For Drivers
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 16:50 | One Comment
Goody’s Can Be A Pain For Drivers

   
(Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway may not seem like a physically demanding race, given the relative shortness of the …

Flag to Flag with Nick Bromberg
Sunday, 29 Mar, 2009 – 9:00 | 66 Comments
Flag to Flag with Nick Bromberg

Watching the Goody’s 500 today? Do you simply have to talk about it with someone? Join RacinToday.com’s Nick Bromberg as he chats “Flag to Flag” about the Martinsville Cup race.
Nick Bromberg has written for The …

Busch Brothers’ Act Is Boffo
Saturday, 28 Mar, 2009 – 20:15 | One Comment
Busch Brothers’ Act Is Boffo

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Martinsville, Va. – Kyle Busch was mature, friendly, engaging and cooperative Friday morning as he made his weekly appearance in front of the NASCAR media.
His performance behind the microphone wasn’t …

Analysis: Thoughts On Martinsville
Saturday, 28 Mar, 2009 – 9:25 | One Comment
Analysis: Thoughts On Martinsville

 
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Tony Stewart has always been big on thinking. When it comes to racing, Stewart is huge on thinking. Some say that Stewart should do less talking, but hey, what good …

On The Track: Rick Minter
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 21:55 | Comments Off on On The Track: Rick Minter
On The Track: Rick Minter

 

Rain Makes Gordon An Unqualified Success
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 16:19 | Comments Off on Rain Makes Gordon An Unqualified Success
Rain Makes Gordon An Unqualified Success

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Martinsville, Va. – Jeff Gordon’s good Martinsville Speedway fortunes continued Friday as he inherited the pole for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Pain Relief 500 after rain washed out qualifying.
The line-up for …

All Martin Asks for is a Miracle
Friday, 27 Mar, 2009 – 0:30 | 4 Comments
All Martin Asks for is a Miracle

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Like so many middle-age-crazy ideas – buying that sports car convertible, getting matching tattoos with Darlene down at the Waffle House, returning Bernie Madoff’s phone call – it seemed like …