Sat, 27/05/23 – 17:48 | Comments Off on Fans Can Gorge on 107th-Running of The 500 Storylines

Storylines in sports are like free shrimp appetizers at nice restaurants: more is better (unless you’re a shrimp or the bus boy who has to clean up those disgusting slimy pink shells). This year’s Indianapolis …

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Elliott Drives To Cup Win In Nashville
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Chase Elliott pulled away from runner-up Kurt Busch in the late going of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Nashville Superspeedway and went on to cross the finish line with a .551 second victory.
It was the …

Mon, 06/27/22 – 7:20 | Comments Off on Elliott Drives To Cup Win In Nashville
Bruton Smith: From Working The Dirt To Owning an Empire
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FORT WORTH, Texas _ NASCAR Hall of Famer O. Bruton Smith, whose vision transformed a bucolic cow pasture in far north Fort Worth into Texas Motor Speedway, died Wednesday, June 22, 2022, of natural causes …

Sun, 06/26/22 – 11:58 | Comments Off on Bruton Smith: From Working The Dirt To Owning an Empire
Indy Vet Rasmussen Passes Away
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Eldon Rasmussen, a member of the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame who made three starts in the Indy 500, died in Indianapolis on Sunday, June 5, 2022. He was 85.
Rasmussen competed in “The Greatest Spectacle …

Wed, 06/22/22 – 8:08 | Comments Off on Indy Vet Rasmussen Passes Away
Capps Snakes His Way To Funny Car Win At Bristol
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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On the day his mentor officially joined the Legends of Thunder Valley, two-time/reigning NHRA Funny Car world champion Ron Capps marked his own moment of Bristol Dragway history.
Capps tied eight-time …

Mon, 06/20/22 – 14:14 | Comments Off on Capps Snakes His Way To Funny Car Win At Bristol
Newgarden Spreads The Wealth After Road America Win
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Meet Josef Newgarden, Team Penske philanthropist.
Newgarden’s victory in Sunday’s Sonsio Grand Prix at Road America _ his third of the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season _ was sweetened by a …

Mon, 06/13/22 – 9:50 | Comments Off on Newgarden Spreads The Wealth After Road America Win
Suarez Captures Historic Cup Win at Sonoma
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The congratulations began to pour in as soon as the No. 99 Chevrolet crossed the finish line at Sonoma’s road course. The celebrating is likely still continuing.
The reason: Daniel Suarez  on Sunday became the first …

Mon, 06/13/22 – 7:46 | Comments Off on Suarez Captures Historic Cup Win at Sonoma
Rossi Speeds On With Pole At Road America
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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A rejuvenated Alexander Rossi earned his first NTT IndyCar Series pole in more than three years Saturday during qualifying for the Sonsio Grand Prix at Road America in Elkhart Lake, …

Sun, 06/12/22 – 9:28 | Comments Off on Rossi Speeds On With Pole At Road America
Corvettes Will Lead The GTE Pro Charge At Le Mans
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Corvette Racing will lead the seven-car GTE Pro field to the green flag for the rolling start of the 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans Saturday afternoon …

Fri, 06/10/22 – 13:07 | Comments Off on Corvettes Will Lead The GTE Pro Charge At Le Mans
Hagan Tops Hight In Lastest Funny Car Bout
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NHRA Funny Car competition in 2022 doesn’t get any better than Matt Hagan vs. Robert Hight. The three-time world champions met in the final of Sunday’s ninth annual NHRA New England Nationals, with point-leader Hagan …

Wed, 06/8/22 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Hagan Tops Hight In Lastest Funny Car Bout
Power Returns To ‘Really Good Spot’ In Detroit Win
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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At age 41 and in his 18th INDYCAR season, Team Penske’s Will Power is channeling his inner Yogi Berra. 
“Baseball is 90 percent mental. The other half is physical,” the late New …

Tue, 06/7/22 – 9:14 | Comments Off on Power Returns To ‘Really Good Spot’ In Detroit Win