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FORT WORTH, Texas _ A top NASCAR official has admitted that Sunday night’s 38th annual All-Star Race, a non-point event typically played-out under a revised set of gimmicky rules, was needlessly thrown into controversy by …

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Torrence Routs Another Top Fuel Field
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Steve Torrence officially has run down-and-out of every National Hot Rod Association racetrack.
NHRA’s three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion, Torrence added Brainerd International Raceway to his hit list with a victory in the 39th annual Lucas …

Tue, 08/24/21 – 10:05 | Comments Off on Torrence Routs Another Top Fuel Field
Blaney Persists; Wins at Michigan
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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During the early laps of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race, it appeared as though Ryan Blaney’s Team Penske Ford was stuck in gear – reverse. Cars were blowing past and …

Mon, 08/23/21 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Blaney Persists; Wins at Michigan
Newgarden Bubbles Over After Iowa Victory
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Josef Newgarden and Pato O’Ward reshuffled the NTT IndyCar Series point standings Saturday night at World Wide Technology Raceway, where the winner of the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 had the last word on how to …

Sun, 08/22/21 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Newgarden Bubbles Over After Iowa Victory
IndyCar Returning To Iowa With Doubleheader
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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INDYCAR’s version of Major League Baseball’s “Field of Dreams” will return to the NTT IndyCar Series schedule in 2022 with a summertime doubleheader on Iowa Speedway’s D-shaped, short-track oval.
A Midwest-based …

Fri, 08/20/21 – 13:04 | Comments Off on IndyCar Returning To Iowa With Doubleheader
Truck Playoffs Set To Begin Near St. Louis
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With five victories this season, 24–year-old John Hunter Nemechek enters the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs as the favorite in the title chase, but maintaining momentum throughout the seven-race stretch could be an issue …

Fri, 08/20/21 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Truck Playoffs Set To Begin Near St. Louis
The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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John Force Racing added to its generational family history Sunday at Heartland Motorsports Park, where a father and sibling hoisted NHRA “Wally” trophies for the first time after a national …

Tue, 08/17/21 – 13:02 | Comments Off on The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
Power Gets On The Board With Win In Indy
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Will Power posted his first victory of the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series season Saturday on a track that he _ and his boss _ truly own.
Power’s win in the Big …

Sun, 08/15/21 – 8:29 | Comments Off on Power Gets On The Board With Win In Indy
Nashville Notebook: A TV Ratings Bonanza
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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NASHVILLE –According to veteran observers, the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix was not much of a show due to 33 of the 80 laps being run under yellow and two …

Wed, 08/11/21 – 16:47 | Comments Off on Nashville Notebook: A TV Ratings Bonanza
Broadcaster Jenkins Passes Away
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Retired radio/television broadcaster Bob Jenkins, a former “Voice of the 500” who was inducted into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame in 2019, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2021, after a long fight with brain …

Wed, 08/11/21 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Broadcaster Jenkins Passes Away
Even With Five Wins, Larson Keeps Eyes On Points
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. _ Kyle Larson put the brakes on Chase Elliott’s recent domination at Watkins Glen International on Sunday, when the difference between Hendrick Motorsports’ latest Victory Lane celebration …

Mon, 08/9/21 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Even With Five Wins, Larson Keeps Eyes On Points