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Logano Vs. Hamlin Feud Is In Simmer Mode
Saturday, 15 Mar, 2014 – 20:21 | Comments Off on Logano Vs. Hamlin Feud Is In Simmer Mode
Logano Vs. Hamlin Feud Is In Simmer Mode

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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BRISTOL, Tenn. – One year after a post-race confrontation at Bristol Motor Speedway between former Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano spilled over to Auto Club Speedway …

Keselowski’s Heart Not Confined To Racing
Saturday, 15 Mar, 2014 – 8:04 | Comments Off on Keselowski’s Heart Not Confined To Racing
Keselowski’s Heart Not Confined To Racing

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
If you haven’t read Brad Keselowski’s March 12 blog on his Website –  – I encourage you to do so. His lawyers and agents told him not to write it, …

Hamlin On Pole At Bristol
Friday, 14 Mar, 2014 – 18:43 | Comments Off on Hamlin On Pole At Bristol
Hamlin On Pole At Bristol

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Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing got around the .533-mile banked oval in 14.761 seconds, 129.991 mph, breaking the mark held by Kyle Busch (14.813, 129.535) to earn the 18th pole of his career.
“It’s faster …

Earnhardt Jr.: I’m Not Qualified To Carry NASCAR
Friday, 14 Mar, 2014 – 17:20 | One Comment
Earnhardt Jr.: I’m Not Qualified To Carry NASCAR

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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BRISTOL, Tenn. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. said Friday he’s “comfortable” with the popularity the sport has bestowed upon him, but he’s uncomfortable with the attitude that he’s the person who …

Penske’s Quick Start Signals Move To The Top Tier
Thursday, 13 Mar, 2014 – 19:35 | 2 Comments
Penske’s Quick Start Signals Move To The Top Tier

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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For those who followed open-wheel and sports car racing, Roger Penske’s fortunes as a team owner in NASCAR were tough to comprehend.
The man who had spun gold in racing series …

NASCAR To Allow Cooling Units For Qualifying
Tuesday, 11 Mar, 2014 – 19:47 | 2 Comments
NASCAR To Allow Cooling Units For Qualifying

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NASCAR notified its teams Tuesday that effective immediately, the following modifications apply to all elements of its national series qualifying including the breaks:
· One cool down unit …

Keselowski Uses Late Pass To Win In Las Vegas
Sunday, 9 Mar, 2014 – 16:59 | Comments Off on Keselowski Uses Late Pass To Win In Las Vegas
Keselowski Uses Late Pass To Win In Las Vegas

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Brad Keselowski passed Dale Earnhardt Jr. – who ran out of fuel – out of the final turn to win Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Earnhardt coasted to a second-place finish.
“We …

New Points Format Shakes Earth – Or Does It?
Sunday, 9 Mar, 2014 – 8:14 | 2 Comments
New Points Format Shakes Earth – Or Does It?

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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NASCAR’s era of big changes has faced high levels of criticism from the paying customers. But there is one change that was made for the 2014 season that some say …

Logano Claims Pole For Las Vegas Cup Race
Friday, 7 Mar, 2014 – 20:46 | Comments Off on Logano Claims Pole For Las Vegas Cup Race
Logano Claims Pole For Las Vegas Cup Race

For the second week in a row, Team Penske drivers Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski will start the Sprint Cup Series race from the front row.
Logano will start from the pole in Sunday’s Kobalt Tools …

Busch: ‘Nothing Can Compare’ To Starting Indy
Friday, 7 Mar, 2014 – 12:17 | 2 Comments
Busch: ‘Nothing Can Compare’ To Starting Indy

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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A self-described “old-school racer,” Kurt Busch will attempt to become only the fourth driver to compete in IndyCar’s historic Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR’s 600-mile marathon in the same day over …