Fri, 19/11/21 – 10:31 | Comments Off on NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie

Dallas Glenn has followed the line of succession at Ken Black Racing to 2021 NHRA Rookie of the Year honors.
Glenn posted three wins and five final-round appearances during his debut Pro Stock season to top …

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DeJoria Thunders Back To Victory Lane
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Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria and crew chief Del Worsham turned back time Sunday at Bristol Dragway with a victory in the 20th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals.
Racing at one of her favorite tracks, DeJoria …

Tue, 10/19/21 – 13:28 | Comments Off on DeJoria Thunders Back To Victory Lane
Harvick Was On Larson’s Mind At Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas _ Fast-forward Kyle Larson to NASCAR’s Championship 4, and perhaps an inevitable conclusion to the Cup Series’ feel-good story of 2021.
Larson scored his series-leading eighth victory in …

Mon, 10/18/21 – 12:55 | Comments Off on Harvick Was On Larson’s Mind At Texas
Nemechek Collects Xfinity Win
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FORT WORTH, Texas – John Hunter Nemechek capped an already excellent week in his evolving NASCAR Camping World Truck Series career Saturday afternoon with a determined Xfinity Series drive to victory at Texas Motor Speedway.
At …

Sun, 10/17/21 – 8:59 | Comments Off on Nemechek Collects Xfinity Win
Larson’s Journey May End On Phoenix Podium
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Whether or not he wins the NASCAR Cup Series driver’s title, Kyle Larson is in the midst of completing a circuitous, 18-month journey from castoff to …

Sun, 10/17/21 – 8:48 | 3 Comments
Stewart Decides To Play It ‘Straight’
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CONCORD, N.C. – When veteran NHRA team owner Don Schumacher met Tony Stewart last year he asked the IndyCar-NASCAR champion if he wanted to buy a race team. Schumacher may have been joking, but his …

Thu, 10/14/21 – 19:59 | Comments Off on Stewart Decides To Play It ‘Straight’
‘The Sarge’ Returning To Battle
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Competition in NHRA’s Top Fuel ranks will ramp-up considerably in 2022 with the impending return of eight-time world champion Tony Schumacher.
The winningest Top Fuel driver in NHRA history, Schumacher will rejoin Don Schumacher Racing to …

Thu, 10/14/21 – 9:17 | Comments Off on ‘The Sarge’ Returning To Battle
Drivers: Back To Drawing Board For Next Gen
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Steering problems that can be a “nightmare”, intense heat inside the car, and the amount of downforce are three issues NASCAR Cup drivers cited Tuesday as needing …

Wed, 10/13/21 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Drivers: Back To Drawing Board For Next Gen
Hendrick Calls For End of Elliott-Harvick Feud
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – With the conclusion of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs second round, team owner Rick Hendrick hopes the Kevin Harvick-Chase Elliott feud that erupted three weeks ago at …

Mon, 10/11/21 – 17:04 | Comments Off on Hendrick Calls For End of Elliott-Harvick Feud
Anderson Bags Pro Stock Win No. 98
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ENNIS, Texas – Greg Anderson’s cell phone began ringing Sunday afternoon even before his white-and-blue Pro Stock car rolled to a silent halt in the shutdown area at Texas Motorplex.
Anderson had just defeated Chris McGaha …

Mon, 10/11/21 – 10:19 | Comments Off on Anderson Bags Pro Stock Win No. 98
Hendrick: ROVAL Was Brutal On The Nerves
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Rick Hendrick is no stranger to racing’s roller coaster, but when the playoff hopes for his four teams began unraveling in the Bank of America ROVAL 400 …

Mon, 10/11/21 – 10:06 | Comments Off on Hendrick: ROVAL Was Brutal On The Nerves