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NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and former NBA star/current NBA team owner Michael Jordan have announced that they will form a new Cup Series team and its car will be driven by Bubba Wallace.
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Youngsters Out To Make Names For Themselves
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This mural in the headquarters of Harding Steinbrenner Racing lays out the team’s goals. (RacinToday photo by Martha Fairris)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

INDIANAPOLIS – Colton Herta, youngest driver to win an Indy car race, …

Sun, 05/26/19 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Youngsters Out To Make Names For Themselves
Jeffrey Turns In Earnhardt-Like Performance
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Jeffrey Earnhardt survived a spin to go on to record a podium finish in the Xfinity Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. …

Sat, 05/25/19 – 17:50 | Comments Off on Jeffrey Turns In Earnhardt-Like Performance
Cindric Doing The Double – Sort Of
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Xfinity Series driver Austin Cindric will start his Memorial Day weekend driving the No. 22 Ford Mustang in Concord, N.C., and will end it in Indianapolis watching his father try to win the 500. (RacinToday/HHP …

Sat, 05/25/19 – 8:58 | Comments Off on Cindric Doing The Double – Sort Of
Notes: More Cockpit Safety En Route To IndyCar Cars
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More cockpit protection in pipeline to IndyCar. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

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INDIANAPOLIS – An Aeroscreen designed to enhance driver cockpit protection will be implemented for the outset of the 2020 NTT …

Fri, 05/24/19 – 19:38 | Comments Off on Notes: More Cockpit Safety En Route To IndyCar Cars
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