Fri, 19/11/21 – 10:31 | Comments Off on NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie

Dallas Glenn has followed the line of succession at Ken Black Racing to 2021 NHRA Rookie of the Year honors.
Glenn posted three wins and five final-round appearances during his debut Pro Stock season to top …

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TMS Baton Accepted By Ramage
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FORT WORTH, Texas _ “Life After Eddie” at Texas Motor Speedway became official on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, when veteran staffer Rob Ramage was introduced as the second boss in the track’s 25-year history.
Ramage, veteran …

Thu, 08/5/21 – 8:49 | Comments Off on TMS Baton Accepted By Ramage
Cup Gig Not A Lifelong Dream For Chastain
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Most of today’s NASCAR Cup competitors have focused on establishing a racing career since childhood. However, that’s not the case with Ross Chastain who never envisioned such a profession.
Chastain’s family …

Wed, 08/4/21 – 9:24 | Comments Off on Cup Gig Not A Lifelong Dream For Chastain
Over-heated Ashley Climbs Out of Cockpit
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Hot-time, summer in Pomona and Justin Ashley made the smartest starting line decision of his two-year NHRA Top Fuel career Sunday at Auto Club Raceway.
Battling heat exhaustion, Ashley exited his …

Mon, 08/2/21 – 9:46 | Comments Off on Over-heated Ashley Climbs Out of Cockpit
Torrence Swinging Through The West
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Steve Torrence is one win away from lowering the broom on his Top Fuel rivals during NHRA’s annual three-race “Western Swing.”
Torrence’s victory over Leah Pruett in the final of Sunday’s 33rd annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals …

Mon, 07/26/21 – 9:20 | Comments Off on Torrence Swinging Through The West
Helio To ‘Drive for Five’ in 2022 IndyCar Season
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Helio Castroneves’ record-tying fourth Indianapolis 500 victory in May not only carved out his space on INDYCAR’s Mount Rushmore, it also has revived his open-wheel career.
Meyer Shank Racing announced Thursday that Castroneves will contest the …

Sat, 07/24/21 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Helio To ‘Drive for Five’ in 2022 IndyCar Season
Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
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Matt Hagan’s career-long quest to scale “Thunder Mountain” was completed Sunday, when the three-time/reigning NHRA Funny Car world champion won the Dodge/SRT Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Hagan’s victory in the 41st annual event in …

Wed, 07/21/21 – 13:20 | Comments Off on Hagan A Mile High After Win Near Denver
Keselowski Evolves Into NASCAR Team Owner
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Brad Keselowski grew up in racing, but the one-step-at-a-time Michigan native never envisioned himself as a NASCAR Cup team owner until after claiming a championship and helping build a winning company at …

Wed, 07/21/21 – 8:18 | Comments Off on Keselowski Evolves Into NASCAR Team Owner
There Was No Shortage Of Winners In Nashville SRX
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Winners from Saturday night’s SRX Series season finale at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway, which saw defending NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott make a late-race pass for the lead around his father, Bill …

Sun, 07/18/21 – 8:21 | Comments Off on There Was No Shortage Of Winners In Nashville SRX
Keselowski To Depart Penske In 2022
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Team Penske announced on Thursday morning that beginning in 2022, Brad Keselowski is out and Austin Cindric is in as driver of the No. 2 Penske Ford.
“Austin is a champion and has proven his abilities …

Thu, 07/15/21 – 10:43 | Comments Off on Keselowski To Depart Penske In 2022
Sun Returns To Texas Motor Speedway
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FORT WORTH, Texas _ Fueled by a relentless Texas summer sun, the international high school Solar Car Challenge returns to Texas Motor Speedway beginning Friday, July 16 and will continue through Thursday, July 22.
The 25th …

Wed, 07/14/21 – 7:13 | Comments Off on Sun Returns To Texas Motor Speedway