Fri, 19/11/21 – 10:31 | Comments Off on NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie

Dallas Glenn has followed the line of succession at Ken Black Racing to 2021 NHRA Rookie of the Year honors.
Glenn posted three wins and five final-round appearances during his debut Pro Stock season to top …

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Larson Cashes In On His Second Chance
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Eighteen months ago Kyle Larson didn’t know if he would ever race again in NASCAR, but the 29-year-old driver received a second chance, one on which he capitalized, transforming it into a Cup Series championship.
The …

Mon, 11/8/21 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Larson Cashes In On His Second Chance
Larson Redemption Journey Ends With Title
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kyle Larson’s 2020 season ended in shame. His 2021 season ended in tears, glory, tears, the satisfaction of a journey well traveled and tears.
Larson won Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Championship …

Sun, 11/7/21 – 19:58 | Comments Off on Larson Redemption Journey Ends With Title
Torrence Closing In On Fourth Straight Title
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Steve Torrence’s march toward a fourth consecutive NHRA Top Fuel world championship continued at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on a day marked by myriad comparisons to drag …

Tue, 11/2/21 – 10:13 | Comments Off on Torrence Closing In On Fourth Straight Title
Championship Bout Is Gibbs vs. Hendrick
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Early in the 2021 NASCAR Cup season, Kyle Larson and Denny Hamlin left little doubt they were title contenders this year, but the championship round has now turned into a Hendrick Motorsports …

Mon, 11/1/21 – 7:29 | Comments Off on Championship Bout Is Gibbs vs. Hendrick
Bowman Wrecks Way To Martinsville Win
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Alex Bowman did his best to keep Denny Hamlin from shedding his image of being the best current driver to not have won a championship. But it wasn’t enough.
Bowman, who …

Sun, 10/31/21 – 18:42 | One Comment
Phoenix Final Four Field Set In Xfinity Series
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Knowledge can be both comforting and frustrating as it was for NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers Noah Gragson and Daniel Hemric in Saturday night’s Dead On Tools 250 …

Sun, 10/31/21 – 8:41 | Comments Off on Phoenix Final Four Field Set In Xfinity Series
Patience Takes Back Seat To Advancing In Truck Race
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Short-track racing unleashes raw emotions and Saturday’s Camping World Truck Series United Rentals 200 at Martinsville Speedway was no exception in the “hard and ugly sport.”
A lack of respect on the race …

Sun, 10/31/21 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Patience Takes Back Seat To Advancing In Truck Race
Top Fueler Hart Closing In On NHRA’s Top Rookie Honor
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Josh Hart’s impressive on-track performance as an NHRA Top Fuel rookie has been complemented by an inspiring back-story featuring a legendary mentor.
A two-time national event winner this season, Hart is among 11 candidates vying for …

Fri, 10/29/21 – 8:56 | Comments Off on Top Fueler Hart Closing In On NHRA’s Top Rookie Honor
Larson Keeps Foot On The Playoff Gas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Apparently, Kyle Larson doesn’t take days off.
Though already locked into the four-driver championship-deciding NASCAR Cup Series race at Phoenix in two weeks, Larson refused to merely just ride around on …

Sun, 10/24/21 – 19:30 | Comments Off on Larson Keeps Foot On The Playoff Gas
Ganassi Grows IMSA Program
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Chip Ganassi Racing will add a second V-Performance Academy Cadillac DPi-V.R and three new fulltime drivers to its 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship team.
The two entries will be driven by returning Cadillac DPi-V.R veteran Renger …

Thu, 10/21/21 – 13:54 | Comments Off on Ganassi Grows IMSA Program