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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Open-wheel veterans Juan Pablo Montoya and Oriol Servia turned more than 100 laps each around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in their respective 2018-spec Chevrolet- and Honda-powered Dallara IR-12s equipped with INDYCAR’s universal aerodynamic bodywork kit during the chassis’ pubic debut.
Afterward, approval of the new car’s “bolder, sleeker look” and performance in […]

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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
Power On Pole In Toronto
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Reigning IndyCar Series champion Will Power earned his second consecutive pole and fifth of the season by recording the quickest lap of the Firestone Fast Six during qualifications for the Honda Indy Toronto.
Power crossed the start-finish line to complete the lap of 59.4280 seconds on the 11-turn, 1.755-mile Exhibition Place street circuit with five seconds left […]

Sat, 06/13/15 – 19:24 | Comments Off on Power On Pole In Toronto
Kyle Busch Back In Winning Form; Gets MIS XFINITY Victory
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By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
BROOKLYN, Mich. – In his first NASCAR XFINITY Series race back from a broken right leg and left foot, Kyle Busch proved conclusively that he hasn’t lost a step.
Taking advantage of contact between the Chevrolet of Kevin Harvick and the Ford of polesitter Joey Logano—as those two drivers were battling for […]

Sat, 06/13/15 – 19:14 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Back In Winning Form; Gets MIS XFINITY Victory
Johnson Jr. Shoots To Top In Epping
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It has been nearly a full calendar year since Tommy Johnson Jr. and the Make-A-Wish Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car visited an NHRA winner’s circle.
The Don Schumacher Racing team led by tuner John Collins put themselves into position to claim another Wally trophy Friday evening by earning the provisional pole during the opening day of […]

Sat, 06/13/15 – 6:26 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Shoots To Top In Epping
Kahne Powers To Pole At Michigan
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Kasey Kahne won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Friday afternoon.
Kahne won the pole in his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet with a lap of 201.992 mph around the 2-mile course in 35.645 seconds.
The pole was Kahne’s first since 2012.
Qualifying second fastest was Stewart-Haas Racing’s Kevin Harvick (201.613 mph) while […]

Fri, 06/12/15 – 17:37 | Comments Off on Kahne Powers To Pole At Michigan
ANALYSIS: Porsche Vs. Audi To Highlight 2015 Le Mans
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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In the days leading up to the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans, the folks from Audi had great fun hanging banners around the historic Circuit de la Sarthe road course “welcoming” Porsche back to the LMP1 dvision at the world’s most important sports car race.
Audi, back then, could afford […]

Fri, 06/12/15 – 15:53 | Comments Off on ANALYSIS: Porsche Vs. Audi To Highlight 2015 Le Mans
Ford GT To Run At Le Mans In 2016
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Ford will compete in the 84th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the all-new Ford GT supercar in 2016, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the company’s 1966 podium victory sweep of the French sports car endurance classic.
The Ford GT race car is based on the company’s all-new, ultra-high-performance supercar that will go […]

Fri, 06/12/15 – 13:44 | Comments Off on Ford GT To Run At Le Mans In 2016