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BRISTOL, Tenn. – Chris Buescher was once viewed as an integral part of Roush Fenway Racing’s future, but that’s no longer the case now that he has signed a multi-year contract with JTG Daugherty Racing, it was announced Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Tad Geschickter, JTG’s co-owner, also said crew chief Trent Owens would remain paired […]

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Dallara To Make New IndyCar Chassis
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Longtime INDYCAR partner Dallara Automobili will manufacture the universal bodywork kit that will fit the current Dallara IR-12 chassis for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
The universal kit to be used by all teams next season was a collaboration between INDYCAR and Dallara with the style design support of Chris Beatty, a concept design and […]

Wed, 06/7/17 – 20:01 | Comments Off on Dallara To Make New IndyCar Chassis
Wallace And NASCAR Set To Take ‘Huge Step’
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut this weekend at Pocono Raceway, substituting for the recuperating Aric Almirola in the No. 43 Ford Fusion fielded by Richard Petty Motorsports.
A graduate of NASCAR’s Diversity Program, Wallace owns five NASCAR Camping World Truck Series wins and […]

Tue, 06/6/17 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Wallace And NASCAR Set To Take ‘Huge Step’
Rahal Will Hitch Ride To Texas With New Buddy Mo
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Graham Rahal says he is a “huge, huge believer” in the power of mo-mentum.
After completing an historic sweep of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix doubleheader Sunday, Rahal and Mr. Mo will arrive at Texas Motor Speedway as pre-race favorite to defend his victory in Saturday’s version of “America’s Original Nighttime […]

Mon, 06/5/17 – 11:45 | Comments Off on Rahal Will Hitch Ride To Texas With New Buddy Mo
Rahal King Of The Belle Isle Ball
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Graham Rahal’s season of discontent did a 180 in Detroit over the weekend as he and his Rahal Letterman Lanigan team swept both races of  Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix at the Belle Isle Park street course.
Rahal dominated the first race of the weekend doubleheader on Saturday and then came back to do the same in […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 18:09 | Comments Off on Rahal King Of The Belle Isle Ball
Brittany Force Tops In New England
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Brittany Force raced to the Top Fuel victory Sunday afternoon at the fifth annual NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway in Epping, N.H.
Matt Hagan (Funny Car) and Erica Enders (Pro Stock) also notched victories in their respective categories at the ninth of 24 events on the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Brittany Force Tops In New England
Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
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Jimmie Johnson blew past Kyle Larson on an overtime restart, made it to the overtime line on the backstretch before a huge wreck occurred back in the pack and won a NASCAR Cup race for the 83rd time in his career.
The victory was No. 11 for the seven-time champion at the Dover International Speedway Monster […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 16:22 | Comments Off on Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
500-Winner Sato Earns Sunday’s Pole
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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If it’s Sunday…better keep an eye on Takuma Sato in Motown.
Sato kept the momentum from his historic Indianapolis 500 victory going Sunday morning, winning the Verizon P1 Award and pole position in record fashion for this afternoon’s second race of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear doubleheader.
The driver […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 14:45 | Comments Off on 500-Winner Sato Earns Sunday’s Pole
Confident Rahal Hoping To Double Up In Detroit
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Here’s guessing that Graham Rahal probably didn’t sleep great Saturday night either. It’s called anticipation…
Rahal led 55 of 70 laps around the Raceway at Belle Isle Park’s 2.35-mile/14-turn temporary street circuit Saturday afternoon en route to a dominating victory in the first race of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 8:54 | Comments Off on Confident Rahal Hoping To Double Up In Detroit
Pritchett’s Pole Roll Continues
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Leah Pritchett of Don Schumacher Racing secured her third Top Fuel pole of the season Saturday evening as qualifying concluded for the fifth annual NHRA New England Nationals in Epping, N.H.  
Robert Hight (Funny Car) and Tanner Gray (Pro Stock) also notched No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at New England Dragway at the […]

Sun, 06/4/17 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Pritchett’s Pole Roll Continues
Larson Dominates Dover
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Kyle Larson started from the pole, led 137 of 200 laps and won Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway.
The victory was the third of the season for the Chip Ganassi Racing driver in the series.
“Our cars have been really good on both sides, (Monster Energy NASCAR) Cup and Xfinity,” Larson said. “Especially […]

Sat, 06/3/17 – 17:15 | Comments Off on Larson Dominates Dover