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INDIANAPOLIS – Now that David Letterman has quit his job in the real world, Graham Rahal hopes he’ll come play with his Big Boy Toys.
Letterman made his annual pilgrimage to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Sunday’s 99th edition of the Indianapolis 500, five days after signing-off as host of the “Late Show With David Letterman” after […]

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Dixon Wins Toronto Doubleheader Opener
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Scott Dixon won Saturday’s IZOD IndyCar Series race on the street course in Toronto. It was his second victory in a row and gives him a shot at sweeping the Toronto doubleheader, which concludes with race No. 2 on Sunday afternoon.
Dixon, who started fifth in the 85-lap race on the tight 1.7-mile, 11-turn street circuit, […]

Sat, 07/13/13 – 18:11 | Comments Off on Dixon Wins Toronto Doubleheader Opener
Kyle Busch Wins His Seventh NNS Race Of Season
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Kyle Busch and his fuel cell survived three green-white-checkered restarts and went on to win Saturday’s Nationwide Series Race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Busch, the pole sitter, led 141 laps in collecting his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series victory in 14 starts this season, his fourth at the Magic Mile and the 58th of his career, […]

Sat, 07/13/13 – 18:02 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Wins His Seventh NNS Race Of Season
Johnson Will Have Long Way To Go In Short Race
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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LOUDON, N.H. – Mistakes happen. Just not that often to the No. 48 team.
Five-time champion and current points leader Jimmie Johnson will start from the rear of the 43-car field Sunday in the Camping World RV Sales 301 because his Friday qualifying lap, good for second on the grid, was […]

Sat, 07/13/13 – 10:59 | Comments Off on Johnson Will Have Long Way To Go In Short Race
New Truck Boss Talks To RT About His Series
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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NEWTON, Iowa – (Editor’s Note: The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will inch closer to the halfway point of its season with the running of Saturday night’s American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway.
Former driver Chad Little was promoted from NASCAR’s K&N Series at the beginning of the year when he was […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 20:01 | Comments Off on New Truck Boss Talks To RT About His Series
Larry Dixon Leaves Rapisarda
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Three-time NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel drag racing series champion Larry Dixon announced Friday that he plans to concentrate on securing the necessary funding for his 2014 Top Fuel program and has left the part-time effort of Rapisarda Autosport International.
Dixon, 46, is the second winningest Top Fuel driver in National Hot Rod Association history with […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Larry Dixon Leaves Rapisarda
Ganassi Drivers Sweep Poles In Toronto
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Scott Dixon made it a pole sweep for Chip Ganassi Racing Saturday as he won the pole for the second race of the IZOD IndyCar Series doubleheader in Toronto.
Dario Franchitti of Chip Ganassi Racing on Friday won the pole for the first race on Friday. He will start race two from the outside of the […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 16:53 | Comments Off on Ganassi Drivers Sweep Poles In Toronto
Keselowski On Loudon Pole
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LOUDON, N.H. – Brad Keselowski and his team have been waiting for something to go right.
For the reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup champion, what he hopes is a turning point in a very disappointing season came Friday in qualifying for the Camping World RV Sales 301.
Keselowski, driving for Penske Racing, was the fastest of 10 drivers […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 16:28 | Comments Off on Keselowski On Loudon Pole
Good News For Harvick; Not For Newman at SHR
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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LOUDON, NH – Everything is falling into place for Kevin Harvick.
Even as he races toward a spot in NASCAR’s 2013 Chase for the Sprint Cup championship in Richard Childress Racing’s No. 29 Chevrolet, Harvick’s 2014 ride at Stewart Haas Racing is coming together.
A big piece of the puzzle fell into […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 14:18 | 2 Comments
First Date With Dirt Won’t Be Real Comfortable
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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On July 24th, NASCAR Camping World Truck racing fans will get to see how their drivers do on dirt as the series heads to the Eldora Speedway short track in Ohio to compete in the inaugural Midsummer Classic.
A guy who knows quite a bit about Eldora and even more about […]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 8:12 | Comments Off on First Date With Dirt Won’t Be Real Comfortable
‘Dixie’ Is Whistling His Way Into Record Books
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Largely overshadowed by his more flamboyant teammate, Scott Dixon’s latest IZOD IndyCar Series victory has served as a reminder of a workmanlike career well-done.
Dixon, who turns 32 on July 22, earned his 30th Indy car win in the Pocono INDYCAR 400 Fueled by Sunoco last Sunday, breaking a tie with Team Penske superstar Rick Mears […]

Wed, 07/10/13 – 15:07 | Comments Off on ‘Dixie’ Is Whistling His Way Into Record Books