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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Will Power, whose IndyCar Series season started slowly, is rolling pretty rapidly now. The Team Penske driver won for the second straight victory Sunday when he got the win at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The victory was No. 27 in Power’s career and it came in front of a […]

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IMSA Releases 2015 Tudor Schedule
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IMSA today announced a 12-event calendar for the 2015 Tudor United SportsCar Championship season on Sunday.
Each of the four TUDOR Championship classes will compete in 10 races.
The schedule includes the addition at the historic Lime Rock Park. The race at the Lakeville, Conn. circuit will be held on Saturday, July 25.
The season opens with the […]

Sun, 08/10/14 – 12:02 | Comments Off on IMSA Releases 2015 Tudor Schedule
Updated: Stewart Involved In Fatal Dirt Track Incident In New York
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Tony Stewart struck and killed a fellow sprint car driver who had climbed from his car and was on the track trying to confront Stewart during a race in upstate New York on Saturday night.
Stewart was reportedly unhurt but announced at Watkins Glen International that he would not drive in Sunday’s Sprint Cup race. He […]

Sun, 08/10/14 – 6:54 | One Comment
Schatz Reigns At Knoxville Nationals
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Donny Schatz  continued his dominance of sprint car racing’s biggest event on Saturday night when he won the Knoxville Nationals for the eighth time in nine years.
Schatz is now just three wins away from tying Steve Kinser’s Knoxville mark.
Brian Brown finished second for the third year in a row.
Kerry Madsen, Craig Dollansky and Justin Henderson […]

Sun, 08/10/14 – 6:34 | Comments Off on Schatz Reigns At Knoxville Nationals
Ambrose Solidifies Ownership Of The Glen With NNS Win
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Marcos Ambrose extended his Nationwide Series ownership of Watkins Glen International Saturday when he held of Kyle Busch to win for the fourth time at the venerable old road circuit in Upstate New York.
The victory is the sixth overall in NASCAR for the Richard Petty Motorsports driver at The Glen as he also has two […]

Sat, 08/9/14 – 17:48 | Comments Off on Ambrose Solidifies Ownership Of The Glen With NNS Win
Gordon On Pole At The Glen
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Jeff Gordon won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International road course on Saturday.
It was the four-time series champion’s third pole at the 2.45-mile road course and the 75th of his career.
“I’m super excited,” Gordon, the series points leader who will be looking for his third win of […]

Sat, 08/9/14 – 13:34 | Comments Off on Gordon On Pole At The Glen
Road Racers Become Chase Relevant
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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In pre-constant-tinkering NASCAR, road racing aces like Marcos Ambrose and AJ Allmendinger would be fading into the real of insignificance at this time of the year.
This year? Thanks to the latest round of rule hammering, one of them could come out of this weekend with a Chase berth.
That’s because this […]

Fri, 08/8/14 – 19:51 | Comments Off on Road Racers Become Chase Relevant
Dixon Starts Last, Finishes First At Mid-Ohio
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Publicly, at least, Scott Dixon didn’t seem all that distressed about having to start dead last in Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio. Perhaps during the race, he said after qualifying, he would catch some breaks and still have a shot at a decent finish.
Dixon’s finish in the Honda Indy 200 turned out to be […]

Mon, 08/4/14 – 6:55 | Comments Off on Dixon Starts Last, Finishes First At Mid-Ohio
Force Leads JFR To Swing Sweep
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Funny Car icon John Force earned his third win of the season Sunday at the 27th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals, capping a sweep of the annual three-race Western Swing for his powerhouse team.
Brut Force’s victory at Pacific Raceways in Kent, Wash., near Seattle, was preceded by Robert Hight’s win at Morrison, Colo., […]

Mon, 08/4/14 – 6:08 | Comments Off on Force Leads JFR To Swing Sweep
Earnhardt Jr. Gets Third Win Of The Season
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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This is the kind of season which many had predicted for Dale Earnhardt Jr. after he joined Hendrick Motorsports in 2008.
On Sunday at Pocono Raceway, Earnhardt won his third Sprint Cup race of the season. The victory gave him 10 top-five finishes in 21 2014 starts and it moved him […]

Sun, 08/3/14 – 15:28 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. Gets Third Win Of The Season
Larson In Spotlight At Tough Old Pocono
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Bad luck visits the best and the least of race car drivers. What makes the greats great is how they deal with the bad luck and how quickly they do their job to separate themselves from it.
In Kyle Larson’s case, dealing with patches of bad luck during this, his rookie […]

Sun, 08/3/14 – 9:32 | Comments Off on Larson In Spotlight At Tough Old Pocono