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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 …

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Penske Looks Backward On 50th Indy Anniversary
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Roger Penske began chasing bottles of milk at Indianapolis 50 years ago.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – Roger Penske filed his first Indianapolis 500 entry with the sanctioning U.S. Auto Club in 1969, and …

Fri, 05/24/19 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Penske Looks Backward On 50th Indy Anniversary
Youngster On Pole Of Cup’s Longest Race
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William Byron of Hendrick Motorsports is on pole for the 600. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by David Tulis)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – William Byron became the youngest driver to ever win a …

Fri, 05/24/19 – 7:27 | Comments Off on Youngster On Pole Of Cup’s Longest Race
The 600 Has Always Been A Test Of Survival
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The front row for the start of the first 600-miler at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (Photos courtesy of Charlotte Motor Speedway archives)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Decades before the reality television show “Survivor” there was an …

Thu, 05/23/19 – 17:06 | Comments Off on The 600 Has Always Been A Test Of Survival
‘Smoke’ Plays Major Role In 2019 Hall Voting
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Tony Stewart will enter NASCAR’s Hall of Fame. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Christa L Thomas)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Tony Stewart’s election Wednesday into the NASCAR Hall of Fame was no surprise, …

Wed, 05/22/19 – 19:44 | Comments Off on ‘Smoke’ Plays Major Role In 2019 Hall Voting
Pagenaud Not Slowing Down
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Simon Pagenaud led the pack during the final practice at Indy on Monday. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

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Pole-sitter Simon Pagenaud started Monday celebrating his qualification effort for the 103rd Indianapolis 500 by participating in the traditional …

Tue, 05/21/19 – 14:34 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Not Slowing Down
No Shortage Of Emotions After Indy Qualifying
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Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske was one happy pole-winner at Indy on Sunday.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Simon Pagenaud of Team Penske drove flat-out Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and qualified on-pole for the 103rd …

Mon, 05/20/19 – 8:24 | Comments Off on No Shortage Of Emotions After Indy Qualifying
NASCAR To Keep Eye On Bowyer And Newman
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Ryan Newman, left, and Clint Bowyer, center, yukked it up at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday. Fisticuffs replaced the yuks after Saturday night’s All-Star race at CMS. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

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Mon, 05/20/19 – 7:16 | Comments Off on NASCAR To Keep Eye On Bowyer And Newman
Alonso, Hinchcliffe On The Spot At Indianapolis
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Fernando Alonso spent a lot of time sitting in lines at Indy on Saturday. (Photos by INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Six drivers will vie for the final three starting spots in the 103rd edition …

Sun, 05/19/19 – 9:04 | Comments Off on Alonso, Hinchcliffe On The Spot At Indianapolis
Larson Hopes All-Star Win Is Just The Beginning
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Kyle Larson broke a victory drought Saturday night when he won the Cup Series All-Star Race. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – Kyle Larson hadn’t enjoyed a NASCAR Cup …

Sun, 05/19/19 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Larson Hopes All-Star Win Is Just The Beginning
Andretti Cars Fastest On ‘Fast Friday’
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Andretti Autosport’s Conor Daly laid down the fastest lap in practice at Indy on Friday. (Photos courtesy of INDYCAR)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Led by “one-off” driver Conor Daly, Andretti Autosport emerged atop the speed …

Sat, 05/18/19 – 8:23 | Comments Off on Andretti Cars Fastest On ‘Fast Friday’