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John Force and Tony Schumacher, the two winningest drivers in their respective NHRA nitro categories, scored historic victories Sunday in the 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners during the first NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series final to be televised […]

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Hagan Pulls Out Of Dive At Route 66
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Matt Hagan ended an 11-race winless streak with a Funny Car victory Sunday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Hagan, the 2011 Funny Car world champ, ran his Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger past Don Schumacher Racing teammate Tommy Johnson Jr. with a 4.098-second pass at 310.48 mph to claim […]

Mon, 06/30/14 – 7:08 | Comments Off on Hagan Pulls Out Of Dive At Route 66
Spirit Of Daytona Wins At The Glen
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The No. 90 Visit Florida Corvette DP raced to Victory Lane at Watkins Glen International on Sunday after Richard Westbrook made a move for the lead past Alex Brundle’s Nissan Morgan P2 car in the final minutes of the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen.
Westbrook, who shared the driving duties with Michael Valiante made the […]

Sun, 06/29/14 – 18:58 | Comments Off on Spirit Of Daytona Wins At The Glen
Johnson Jr. Streaks To Pole In Joliet
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Tommy Johnson Jr. ran his first career three-second pass in Funny Car to claim the Funny Car pole for Sunday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also claimed No. 1 qualifying positions and will […]

Sun, 06/29/14 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Streaks To Pole In Joliet
Keselowski Sprints To Win, Care Center In Sparta
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The only bumps that slowed down Brad Keselowski at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night occurred in Victory Lane after the race when a broken champagne bottle sent him to the care center for stitches.
“Yeah, welcome to the party,” he said of the Victory Lane incident. “It’s all good. I’m just […]

Sat, 06/28/14 – 21:33 | Comments Off on Keselowski Sprints To Win, Care Center In Sparta
Huertas Wins In Houston
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Columbian Carlos Huertas won Race 1 of the IndyCar Series event in Houston on Saturday. It was his first victory in the series.
Fellow Columbian Juan Pablo Montoya finished second and rookie Carlos Munoz placed third.
Huertas’ previous best finish was eighth in the opening round of the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit a month ago. He is the […]

Sat, 06/28/14 – 20:38 | Comments Off on Huertas Wins In Houston
Schatz Moves Into Even More Elite Company
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Donny Schatz keeps making history.
Only two other people have done what five-time champion Schatz did at 34 Raceway Friday night – become a 154-race winner in the World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series.
In scoring his seventh win of the season, Schatz surpassed two-time champion Mark Kinser for third on the all-time wins list.
“It’s something […]

Sat, 06/28/14 – 8:04 | Comments Off on Schatz Moves Into Even More Elite Company
Harvick Takes Kentucky NNS Race
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Kevin Harvick passed Kyle Busch for the lead on a late restart and went on to win Friday night’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kenucky Speedway.
The pass, which came with four laps to go, gave Harvick the win in a race that had been dominated by Brad Keselowski.
But Keselowski, who led 138 of 200 laps, […]

Sat, 06/28/14 – 7:35 | Comments Off on Harvick Takes Kentucky NNS Race
JFR Drivers Lead Nitro Fields At Route 66
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Brittany Force (Top Fuel) and Robert Hight (Funny Car) drove their John Force Racing entries to provisional No. 1 qualifying positions during Friday qualifying at the 17th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also topped their classes in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing […]

Sat, 06/28/14 – 7:14 | Comments Off on JFR Drivers Lead Nitro Fields At Route 66
Keselwoski Wins Pole At Kentucky
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Brad Keselowski will start Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway from the pole after posting the top speed during Friday’s qualifying session.
The pole was Keselowski’s second of the day as he also was fastest in qualifying for Friday night’s Nationwide Series race.
The Team Penske driver’s teammate, Joey Logano, qualified second fastest.
Jeff Gordon, who […]

Fri, 06/27/14 – 18:34 | Comments Off on Keselwoski Wins Pole At Kentucky
Tudor Sports Cars To Visit The Glen For The First Time
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The Tudor United SportsCar Championship Series returns to racing this weekend with the annual 6-hour endurance race at wonderful old Watkins Glen International. The event not only marks the half way point of the season, it also is the third race of the four-race Patron North American Endurance Cup.
The event will feature all four […]

Fri, 06/27/14 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Tudor Sports Cars To Visit The Glen For The First Time