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Gordon Regains That Old Magic At Charlotte
Thursday, 10 Oct, 2013 – 20:51 | One Comment
Gordon Regains That Old Magic At Charlotte

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Jeff Gordon was beaming when he strode into Charlotte Motor Speedway’s infield media center Thursday night after claiming his ninth pole at the 1.5-mile track in perhaps …

Team Owner Roush Is Thinking Young
Thursday, 10 Oct, 2013 – 20:47 | 2 Comments
Team Owner Roush Is Thinking Young

CONCORD, N.C. – Jack Roush said Thursday he was excited about the youth coming into Roush Fenway Racing, noting Ryan Reed was expected to compete full time for the organization next year in NASCAR’s Nationwide …

Harvick, RCR Know Cookies Can Taste Quite Good
Thursday, 10 Oct, 2013 – 10:17 | Comments Off on Harvick, RCR Know Cookies Can Taste Quite Good
Harvick, RCR Know Cookies Can Taste Quite Good

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Over the years, NASCAR’s 1.5-mile ovals have been treated by fans and media with the type of disrespect generally accorded to things like rental cars and F-1 races. They’ve been …

Harvick Wins Kansas, Enters The Chase Fray
Sunday, 6 Oct, 2013 – 19:20 | 3 Comments
Harvick Wins Kansas, Enters The Chase Fray

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
KANSAS CITY, Kan.— Kevin Harvick crashed the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup party.
Kyle Busch simply crashed—at a track that continues to bedevil him.
And with a bizarre power failure in the …

Keselowski Makes Kansas Drivers Meeting Interesting
Sunday, 6 Oct, 2013 – 12:31 | Comments Off on Keselowski Makes Kansas Drivers Meeting Interesting
Keselowski Makes Kansas Drivers Meeting Interesting

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Racing at Kansas Speedway started two hours before the green flag dropped on Sunday. Racing of the between-the-ears variety.
During the drivers meeting at Kansas, all was pro forma until the part …

2013 Chase Has Reached Its Most Critical Stage
Sunday, 6 Oct, 2013 – 10:43 | Comments Off on 2013 Chase Has Reached Its Most Critical Stage
2013 Chase Has Reached Its Most Critical Stage

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – These are the Shake Out Days in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Three races down, seven to go. Too late in the playoffs to …

Notes: Chasers Take A Beating In Practice
Saturday, 5 Oct, 2013 – 14:44 | Comments Off on Notes: Chasers Take A Beating In Practice
Notes: Chasers Take A Beating In Practice

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – It was a tough day to be a Chase driver Saturday at Kansas Speedway. It was a really tough day to be a Busch.
The Sprint Cup cars took to the track …

Bowyer Clan Hangs Tough In Wake Of Richmond
Saturday, 5 Oct, 2013 – 13:28 | Comments Off on Bowyer Clan Hangs Tough In Wake Of Richmond
Bowyer Clan Hangs Tough In Wake Of Richmond

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Chris Bowyer looks every inch the product of America’s Heartland that he is. The Wrangler jeans are slung low, the hands go in and out of …

Harvick To Start Kansas Race From The Pole
Friday, 4 Oct, 2013 – 17:15 | Comments Off on Harvick To Start Kansas Race From The Pole
Harvick To Start Kansas Race From The Pole

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Kevin Harvick, who is trying to turn what some consider a three-driver Sprint Cup playoff into a four-driver playoff, won the pole on Friday for Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas …

Gordon Needs A Return To Old Days In Kansas
Friday, 4 Oct, 2013 – 15:47 | Comments Off on Gordon Needs A Return To Old Days In Kansas
Gordon Needs A Return To Old Days In Kansas

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Time was, Kansas Speedway was a Jeff Gordon track. In the best of those times, Gordon could not be beaten at Kansas. Literally.
But what remains of …