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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 …

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Questions Of New, Old Encircle Jimmie At The Glen
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Will a new crew chief bring back the old Jimmie Johnson on Sunday at Watkins Glen? (RacinToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

By John Sturbin/Senior WriterRacinToday.com

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. _ Winless in over two years and in danger …

Sun, 08/4/19 – 7:40 | Comments Off on Questions Of New, Old Encircle Jimmie At The Glen
Elliott Returns To The Scene Of The First Time
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RacinToday.com

Chase Elliott has some great memories of the Watkins Glen International road course. He won his first Cup race there. He will start Sunday’s race from the pole. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Andrew Coppley)

By John …

Sat, 08/3/19 – 18:27 | Comments Off on Elliott Returns To The Scene Of The First Time
Briscoe Didn’t Flip Out After First Xfinity Win
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Chase Briscoe finally got to spray some champagne after winning at Iowa. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By John Sturbin/Senior WriterRacinToday.com

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – One week removed from his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of 2019, …

Sat, 08/3/19 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Briscoe Didn’t Flip Out After First Xfinity Win
INDYCAR Comes Up With A Winner – Hybrid Power
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INDYCAR is taking a bold step forward by switching on hybrid power in 2022.

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

With all the idiotic, transparently gimmick-based changes that American auto racing series have been splatting against walls …

Thu, 08/1/19 – 15:30 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Comes Up With A Winner – Hybrid Power
Jimmie Johnson Gets New A Crew Chief
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Jimmie Johnson to pursue Playoff berth with new crew chief. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

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Hendrick Motorsports announced Monday that Jimmie Johnson has been assigned a new crew chief. Out is Kevin Meendering and in …

Mon, 07/29/19 – 13:39 | Comments Off on Jimmie Johnson Gets New A Crew Chief
Rossi Puts End To Rumors; Is Staying With Andretti
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Alexander Rossi will be driving a Andretti Autosport Honda next year “and beyond”. (File photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDYCAR’s prized free-agent is staying put, bringing a quick kaput to the NTT …

Sun, 07/28/19 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Rossi Puts End To Rumors; Is Staying With Andretti
Sitting At The Intersection Of NASCAR And Apollo 11
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Yes, it really happened 50 years ago.

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Many years back, an old college friend and road racing freak asked me about NASCAR’s version of going fast. What’s it like “covering …

Sat, 07/20/19 – 13:02 | Comments Off on Sitting At The Intersection Of NASCAR And Apollo 11
Wickens Returns To A Cockpit In Toronto
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IndyCar’s Robert Wickens will put the helmet back on in Toronto on Sunday.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Patient 31265 will strap-in and drive a specially equipped street car prior to the start of Sunday’s NTT …

Sun, 07/14/19 – 11:45 | Comments Off on Wickens Returns To A Cockpit In Toronto
Indiana Dirt Racer Cleans Up In Daytona
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Justin Haley, right, is congratulated after winning Sunday’s rain-shortened Cup Series race at Daytona. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Justin Haley’s description of himself is pretty simple …

Mon, 07/8/19 – 7:03 | Comments Off on Indiana Dirt Racer Cleans Up In Daytona
Tasca, Ford Contenders Again In Funny Car
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Bob Tasca III celebrates after winning the Funny Car portion of the NHRA show at Norwalk, Ohio recently. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Bob Tasca III’s fierce brand loyalty has …

Sun, 07/7/19 – 10:53 | Comments Off on Tasca, Ford Contenders Again In Funny Car