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The 104th edition of the Indianapolis 500 _ “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” _ will be run later this month without spectators.
Originally scheduled for May 24 and the Memorial Day weekend, this year’s move to …

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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
Words Always Precede Racing On Cup Weekends
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Another NASCAR tradition – the July 4th weekend race at Daytona – bites the dust this weekend. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Alan Marler)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

They call the little Q and A sessions …

Sat, 07/6/19 – 18:10 | Comments Off on Words Always Precede Racing On Cup Weekends
Cup Drivers Tackling The Art Of Blocking
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NASCAR’s new rules package is having a big effect on the art of blocking in the Cup Series. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Blocking is illegal in …

Sat, 07/6/19 – 7:28 | 2 Comments
Tradition Is Dealt Another Blow By NASCAR
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Tim Richmond won the 1986 Firecracker 400. It was one of the final Firecrackers. This year, the traditional Fourth of July weekend’s run at DIS comes to an end. (Photo courtesy of NASCAR)

By Deb Williams …

Thu, 07/4/19 – 17:35 | Comments Off on Tradition Is Dealt Another Blow By NASCAR
Dixon Takes Safety Screen For A Test Drive
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IndyCar Series driver Scott Dixon tested the series’ new “Aeroscreen”. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Scott Dixon crammed hot laps around five diverse NTT IndyCar Series layouts into a single session during …

Thu, 07/4/19 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Dixon Takes Safety Screen For A Test Drive
Ranking The Best Road Circuits In N. America
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Road America is, by consensus, considered a world class road circuit. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Just before the start of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway, Fox Sports’ Mike …

Fri, 06/28/19 – 9:15 | Comments Off on Ranking The Best Road Circuits In N. America
Lots Of Eyes On Rossi – Including Those of Penske?
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Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi powers through Turn 5 at Road America. He won last weekend’s IndyCar Series race at the Wisconsin road course and won it by a bunch. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin …

Thu, 06/27/19 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Lots Of Eyes On Rossi – Including Those of Penske?
A Sad Farewell To Factory-Backed Prototypes
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The Porsche 919 Hybrids were things of esthetic and technical beauty.

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Thanksgiving for food and football, New Years Day for college football and all-day finger food and Le Mans for the …

Tue, 06/18/19 – 15:03 | Comments Off on A Sad Farewell To Factory-Backed Prototypes
Newgarden Makes A Statement In Fort Worth
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Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden grabbed a big victory on Saturday night in Texas. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – With his victory at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday night, Joseph …

Mon, 06/10/19 – 8:18 | Comments Off on Newgarden Makes A Statement In Fort Worth