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Roush Fenway Racing announced Wednesday that former NASCAR Cup Series champion Matt Kenseth will return to the team and drive No. 6 Ford Fusion for a part of the 2018 season.
“It’s a great feeling to return to where it all started for me in the Cup Series,” said Kenseth. “There aren’t many people who have […]

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Larson Opens Chili Bowl With Win
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Californian Kyle Larson drove a car owned by his father to his fourth career Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals victory Tuesday night, tying the late Bryan Clauson for third on the event’s all-time preliminary win list.
“It’s great to get a win for my dad. I haven’t been in a car he’s owned since I was […]

Wed, 01/10/18 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Larson Opens Chili Bowl With Win
Chili Bowl Ready To Roll
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A top prize of $6,363.63 awaits the winner of the 10th annual Vacuworx Invitational Race of Champions (VIROC) Tuesday, part of opening night events at the 32nd annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire.
The Chili Bowl Nationals run from Tuesday through Saturday at Tulsa Expo Raceway, located inside the River Spirit Expo […]

Tue, 01/9/18 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Chili Bowl Ready To Roll
Cadillacs Set Pace At The Roar Before The 24
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Cadillac Racing, which led every session through the first two days of the Roar Before The Rolex 24 At Daytona test, carried its strong showing into Sunday’s inaugural Roar qualifying session. The new-for-2018 format established garage and pit locations each team will use during the Rolex 24 At Daytona race weekend on Jan. 25-28 at […]

Tue, 01/9/18 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Cadillacs Set Pace At The Roar Before The 24
Alonso Takes To The DIS High Banks
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The Americanization of Spanish driver Fernando Alonso continued on Friday when the two-time Formula One world champion took his first laps in a sports car during the Roar Before the 24 practice at Daytona International Speedway.
Loved it, Alonso, who is co-piloting the No. 23 United Autosports Ligier LM P2 car, said after his initial laps.
“It […]

Sat, 01/6/18 – 9:34 | Comments Off on Alonso Takes To The DIS High Banks
King Of England To Drive An IndyCar in 2018
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Armed with sage advice from Mark Blundell and Alexander Rossi, Englishman Jordan King’s open-wheel career has been steered from Formula One to the Verizon IndyCar Series beginning with the 2018 season.
Indianapolis-based Ed Carpenter Racing completed the lineup of the team’s No. 20 Chevrolet earlier this week with the addition […]

Sat, 01/6/18 – 9:16 | Comments Off on King Of England To Drive An IndyCar in 2018
Pruett Says His Career Will End After The ’18 Rolex
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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For Scott Pruett, a sixth Rolex 24 victory would be great but a seventh is not in the cards as the veteran American sports car driving ace announced Friday that he will retire following this year’s endurance classic at Daytona International Speedway.
Pruett, who is 58 years old, announced that he […]

Fri, 01/5/18 – 16:32 | Comments Off on Pruett Says His Career Will End After The ’18 Rolex
IndyCar TV Upgrades Unveiled
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Television coverage of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule, featuring expanded use of in-car cameras for a variety of new angles, has been announced by INDYCAR and its broadcast partners.
ABC and NBC Sports Network will utilize never-before-seen views of the racing with cameras strategically placed on the universal bodywork kit new for all Chevrolet and […]

Thu, 01/4/18 – 8:10 | Comments Off on IndyCar TV Upgrades Unveiled
Risi Unveils Driver Teams For 2018 IMSA Season
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Houston-based Risi Competizione will open the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season with a two-car Ferrari effort in the Rolex 24 At Daytona set for Jan. 25-28 at Daytona International Speedway.
Team-owner Giuseppe Risi will field the No. 62 Ferrari 488 GTLM (Grand Touring Le Mans class) with Toni Vilander of Finland, Brit James Calado and Italian […]

Wed, 01/3/18 – 17:31 | Comments Off on Risi Unveils Driver Teams For 2018 IMSA Season
Truex, FRR Honored In Colorado
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Reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Martin Truex Jr. has been named Colorado’s 2017 Sportsperson of the Year, the top honor awarded annually by Mile High Sports.
The Furniture Row Racing driver, who graces the cover of the recent issue of Mile High Sports Magazine, also was named Colorado’s “Fan Favorite” Athlete of the Year in a […]

Sun, 12/31/17 – 9:49 | Comments Off on Truex, FRR Honored In Colorado
IndyCar’s Munoz Heads Back To His ‘Family’
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By John Sturbin/Senior Writer
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Declaring himself “twice-a-better-driver” after soldiering through the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season, free-agent Carlos Munoz has rejoined Andretti Autosport for the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500.
Munoz, who drove for AJ Foyt Racing alongside Conor Daly last season, completes team-owner/CEO Michael Andretti’s six-car roster for “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” at the […]

Thu, 12/28/17 – 8:53 | Comments Off on IndyCar’s Munoz Heads Back To His ‘Family’