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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A myriad of changes found in the Next Gen car unveiled Wednesday by NASCAR and the Cup Series three manufacturers could present the drivers with numerous challenges as well as opportunities.
NASCAR champion …

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Notes: IndyCar Drops West Coast Races
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INDYCAR-sanctioned races at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway, and a doubleheader weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three NTT IndyCar Series events previously scheduled now will …

Fri, 07/31/20 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Notes: IndyCar Drops West Coast Races
NASCAR Nation Loses A Trio Of Giants
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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In less than a month, NASCAR has lost three of its icons – Dr. Rose Mattioli, Bob Bahre and Maurice Petty. 
Their personalities made them unique, but their contributions to motorsports …

Mon, 07/27/20 – 7:50 | Comments Off on NASCAR Nation Loses A Trio Of Giants
U.S. Grand Prix Among Cancelled F1 Events
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Formula One’s ninth annual U.S. Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas is among the latest cancellation casualties of the COVID-19 pandemic.
F1 confirmed Friday its globe-trotting, 2020 FIA World Championship …

Sun, 07/26/20 – 8:18 | Comments Off on U.S. Grand Prix Among Cancelled F1 Events
Dillon Answers ‘Haters’ With Victory In Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Dillon did his “pop-pop” proud, and zinged his critics, after leading a 1-2 sweep for Richard Childress Racing in Sunday’s 24th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts …

Wed, 07/22/20 – 8:52 | Comments Off on Dillon Answers ‘Haters’ With Victory In Texas
NASCAR Could Be In For ‘Miserable’ Day At TMS
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – NASCAR Cup Series driver Chris Buescher, a native of Prosper, says it’s very simple to describe a sunny July afternoon anywhere in Texas.
“It’s just miserable. Miserably …

Sun, 07/19/20 – 8:22 | Comments Off on NASCAR Could Be In For ‘Miserable’ Day At TMS
Elliott Joins His Father In Racing History Books
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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BRISTOL, Tenn. – Only twice since NASCAR’s All-Star race made its debut in 1985 has the event been held someplace other than Charlotte Motor Speedway and on both occasions the …

Thu, 07/16/20 – 7:28 | Comments Off on Elliott Joins His Father In Racing History Books
Force Not With NHRA At Return From Lockdown
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Minus marquee personality John Force and his teams, the NHRA returned to championship drag racing last weekend after a 139-day, COVID-19-induced lockdown.
Shockingly, John Force Racing failed to enter the E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at …

Wed, 07/15/20 – 12:35 | Comments Off on Force Not With NHRA At Return From Lockdown
Kentucky’s The Place of Custer’s First Stand
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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NASCAR Cup rookie Cole Custer kept using the words “unbelievable” and “unimaginable” when describing his first-ever series victory in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.
And why shouldn’t he? Until …

Mon, 07/13/20 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Kentucky’s The Place of Custer’s First Stand
Dixon Appears To Be In IndyCar Championship Form
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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A notoriously slow starter during his stellar INDYCAR career, Scott Dixon has begun the COVID-19 delayed 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season like a man determined to secure a sixth championship.
Back-to-back …

Mon, 07/6/20 – 17:46 | Comments Off on Dixon Appears To Be In IndyCar Championship Form
The Heat Will Be On At IMSA’s Return To Racing
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – When IMSA’s WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returns to action Saturday at Daytona International Speedway after a five-month hiatus due to the pandemic, it will be the first time the DPi competitors have …

Sat, 07/4/20 – 16:45 | Comments Off on The Heat Will Be On At IMSA’s Return To Racing