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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Cory and Shayna Texter know well the tough life of an AMA Pro Flat Track racer; after all, their father, Randy, was an AMA U.S. Twin Sports Champion. But when he died in 2010 the siblings didn’t know if they could continue in the sport.
Their biggest supporter […]

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John Force Earns First Pole Of Season
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John Force will start in the No. 1 spot in Funny Car eliminations following a rain delayed day of racing Saturday at the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Erica Enders (Pro Stock) also earned No. 1 qualifying positions and will lead their categories into tomorrow’s nooneliminations at the NHRA […]

Sun, 06/21/15 – 7:39 | Comments Off on John Force Earns First Pole Of Season
Schumacher Rolls To Provisional Pole In Thunder Valley
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Tony Schumacher drove to the qualifying lead in Top Fuel Friday at the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway.
Tim Wilkerson (Funny Car) and Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in northeast Tennessee.
Schumacher ran a track record 3.768-second pass at 323.58 mph in his […]

Sat, 06/20/15 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Schumacher Rolls To Provisional Pole In Thunder Valley
Erik Jones Trucks To Win In Iowa
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Erik Jones turned his run his recent run of bad luck in the NASCAR Camping World Series around on Friday night when he won at Iowa Speedway.
The Kyle Busch Motorsports driver led 112 laps and dominated most of the race en route to his fifth career series triumph.
“We’ve had fast trucks,” Jones said. “Things just […]

Sat, 06/20/15 – 7:12 | Comments Off on Erik Jones Trucks To Win In Iowa
Red Book Should Be Read Book By P-Car Owners
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Porschephiles everywhere are celebrating a return to normalcy, otherwise known as the marque’s record-extending 17th overall victory in the 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
You won’t find any mention of the race-winning Porsche 919 Hybrid shared by Nico Hulkenberg, Earl Bamber and Nick Tandy at the Circuit […]

Sat, 06/20/15 – 7:05 | Comments Off on Red Book Should Be Read Book By P-Car Owners
NASCAR Unveils New Aero Rules For Kentucky
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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NASCAR announced Tuesday afternoon it has issued an updated rules package to Sprint Cup Series teams that will be put into use at Kentucky Speedway next month.
Steve O’Donnell, NASCAR executive vice president & chief racing development officer, made the announcement during a teleconference with the media. O’Donnell said the changes […]

Tue, 06/16/15 – 15:27 | Comments Off on NASCAR Unveils New Aero Rules For Kentucky
John Force Rules Funny Car In New England
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John Force picked up his second Funny Car win of the season Sunday at the NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) and Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) also took home victories in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event near Boston. All three winners of the […]

Sun, 06/14/15 – 18:47 | Comments Off on John Force Rules Funny Car In New England
Kurt Gives Busch Brothers Soggy Sweep At MIS
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By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
BROOKLYN, Mich. – Kurt Busch fought his way to the front of the field through intermittent rain showers and won Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway when a deluge halted the race after 138 of a scheduled 200 laps.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was second when NASCAR red-flagged the event for […]

Sun, 06/14/15 – 18:22 | Comments Off on Kurt Gives Busch Brothers Soggy Sweep At MIS
CFH Racing Drivers Finish 1-2 In Streets Of Toronto
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A week after suffering a demoralizing double DNF on the oval at Texas Motor Speedway, second-tier Carpenter Fisher Hartman Racing finished first and second on the street course in Toronto.
Getting the win – his second of the season in the Verizon IndyCar Series – was Josef Newgarden.
Right behind him when the rain-pestered Canadian race ended […]

Sun, 06/14/15 – 17:18 | Comments Off on CFH Racing Drivers Finish 1-2 In Streets Of Toronto
Porsche Is A Winner Again At Le Mans
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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When racing powerhouse Porsche announced two years ago that it was returning to the LMP1 ranks of sports car endurance racing, many wondered how long it would take for the German car maker to return to the top step of the podium at Le Mans.
The answer: Two years.
Porsche, absent from […]

Sun, 06/14/15 – 8:22 | Comments Off on Porsche Is A Winner Again At Le Mans
McGaha On Pro Stock Pole In New England
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Chris McGaha’s emergence as a bona fide player in Pro Stock drag racing continued Saturday, when the native of West Texas qualified on-pole for the third annual NHRA New England Nationals.
McGaha locked-up his third pole of the season and fifth of his career with a quarter-mile pass of 6.520-seconds at 212.66 mph run during Friday’s […]

Sun, 06/14/15 – 6:49 | Comments Off on McGaha On Pro Stock Pole In New England