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Some Special Thoughts About A Special Person
Wednesday, 26 Mar, 2014 – 8:09 | 2 Comments
Some Special Thoughts About A Special Person

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Throughout life there are certain people who touch your heart in a special way. Lynda Petty was one of those people.
In 1992 the paper I worked for assigned me to …

Petty Clan, NASCAR Loses A Queen
Tuesday, 25 Mar, 2014 – 19:18 | Comments Off on Petty Clan, NASCAR Loses A Queen
Petty Clan, NASCAR Loses A Queen

Lynda Gayle Owens Petty, wife of NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty, lost her long battle with cancer on Tuesday.
“On behalf of the France Family and everyone at NASCAR, I want to offer since condolences …

Long List Of Suspects To Grill After Fontana
Tuesday, 25 Mar, 2014 – 10:06 | One Comment
Long List Of Suspects To Grill After Fontana

So, wrong tires, bad decisions by teams or a race track in need of a new surface? The correct answer – though not one that those wanting to pick a fight on this one …

Kyle Busch Keeps Tires On Car, Wins Fontana
Sunday, 23 Mar, 2014 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Keeps Tires On Car, Wins Fontana
Kyle Busch Keeps Tires On Car, Wins Fontana

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Kyle Busch held off rookie Kyle Larson to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.
Busch, who took the lead by passing brother Kurt Busch …

Gibbs Explains Hamlin’s Hospitalization
Sunday, 23 Mar, 2014 – 16:34 | Comments Off on Gibbs Explains Hamlin’s Hospitalization
Gibbs Explains Hamlin’s Hospitalization

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J.D. Gibbs, president of Joe Gibbs Racing,answered questions about driver Denny Hamlin’s withdrawal from Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
Here is a transcript of the meeting with the press.
J.D. GIBBS: “We have an …

Race Wins Are Nice But Not Yet Necessary
Saturday, 22 Mar, 2014 – 12:32 | Comments Off on Race Wins Are Nice But Not Yet Necessary
Race Wins Are Nice But Not Yet Necessary

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Not yet. And probably not for several more months if at all. That seems to be the view on when the Sprint Cup Series’ new win-oriented points format will kick …

Kenseth Nabs Pole For Cup Race At Fontana
Friday, 21 Mar, 2014 – 20:13 | Comments Off on Kenseth Nabs Pole For Cup Race At Fontana
Kenseth Nabs Pole For Cup Race At Fontana

Matt Kenseth of Joe Gibbs Racing on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.
Kenseth won the pole with a a lap at 187.315 mph.
The …

TMS Thinks ‘Big Hoss’ To Be Bonanza For Fans
Thursday, 20 Mar, 2014 – 16:43 | Comments Off on TMS Thinks ‘Big Hoss’ To Be Bonanza For Fans
TMS Thinks ‘Big Hoss’ To Be Bonanza For Fans

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas –With the click of an oversized remote control button and accompanying fireworks, Speedway Motorsports Inc. officials unveiled the “biggest, baddest HD video board on the planet” Wednesday …

Edwards Wins Wet, Bizarre Race At Bristol
Monday, 17 Mar, 2014 – 2:39 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Wet, Bizarre Race At Bristol
Edwards Wins Wet, Bizarre Race At Bristol

Carl Edwards won Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway, but to do so he had to survive a couple of long rain delays and an inadvertent flicking of the caution lights at …

Will New Format Bring Banging Back To Bristol?
Sunday, 16 Mar, 2014 – 8:21 | Comments Off on Will New Format Bring Banging Back To Bristol?
Will New Format Bring Banging Back To Bristol?

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – NASCAR’s new format for making the Chase has created a “Winner’s Club” and it’s the desire to gain entrance into the select group that could cause Sunday’s …