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Tommy Johnson, Jr. accelerated teammate Matt Hagan’s recovery from COVID-19 Sunday, scoring an improbable “super sub” victory in Funny Car during the 36th annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA Nationals.
Johnson collected his 23rd career Wally trophy …

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Truck Playoffs Set To Begin Near St. Louis
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With five victories this season, 24–year-old John Hunter Nemechek enters the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs as the favorite in the title chase, but maintaining momentum throughout the seven-race stretch could be an issue …

Fri, 08/20/21 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Truck Playoffs Set To Begin Near St. Louis
The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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John Force Racing added to its generational family history Sunday at Heartland Motorsports Park, where a father and sibling hoisted NHRA “Wally” trophies for the first time after a national …

Tue, 08/17/21 – 13:02 | Comments Off on The Forces Are Strong In Topeka
Power Gets On The Board With Win In Indy
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Will Power posted his first victory of the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series season Saturday on a track that he _ and his boss _ truly own.
Power’s win in the Big …

Sun, 08/15/21 – 8:29 | Comments Off on Power Gets On The Board With Win In Indy
Nashville Notebook: A TV Ratings Bonanza
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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NASHVILLE –According to veteran observers, the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix was not much of a show due to 33 of the 80 laps being run under yellow and two …

Wed, 08/11/21 – 16:47 | Comments Off on Nashville Notebook: A TV Ratings Bonanza
Broadcaster Jenkins Passes Away
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Retired radio/television broadcaster Bob Jenkins, a former “Voice of the 500” who was inducted into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame in 2019, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2021, after a long fight with brain …

Wed, 08/11/21 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Broadcaster Jenkins Passes Away
Even With Five Wins, Larson Keeps Eyes On Points
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. _ Kyle Larson put the brakes on Chase Elliott’s recent domination at Watkins Glen International on Sunday, when the difference between Hendrick Motorsports’ latest Victory Lane celebration …

Mon, 08/9/21 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Even With Five Wins, Larson Keeps Eyes On Points
Flat Spot On – “Hello Walls” In Music City
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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NASHVILLE – The inaugural Big Machine Music City GP was over the top. 
In the opening laps, Marcus Ericsson catapulted over the rear wheels of Sebastien Bourdais. When it was over, Ericsson …

Mon, 08/9/21 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – “Hello Walls” In Music City
Larson Holds Off Elliott at The Glen
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Kyle Larson’s mini-slump ended Sunday as he returned to Victory Lane after winning the Go Bowling at the Glen NASCAR Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International road circuit. Chase Elliott’s road dominance ended at the …

Sun, 08/8/21 – 17:48 | Comments Off on Larson Holds Off Elliott at The Glen
Update: Elliott Fails Pre-Race; Glen Winning Streak At Risk
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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Chase Elliott’s bid for a record-tying third consecutive NASCAR Cup Series victory at Watkins Glen International took a major hit Sunday morning during pre-race inspection.
Elliott’s No. 9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet …

Sun, 08/8/21 – 11:52 | Comments Off on Update: Elliott Fails Pre-Race; Glen Winning Streak At Risk
Flat Spot On – Indy Cars Rock Nashville  
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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NASHVILLE – They’ve been racing on public roads ever since cars have been raced. So why all the excitement about an NTT INDYCAR SERIES race on the streets of a city …

Sun, 08/8/21 – 11:05 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – Indy Cars Rock Nashville