Mon, 25/07/16 – 7:03 | No Comment

John Force and Tony Schumacher, the two winningest drivers in their respective NHRA nitro categories, scored historic victories Sunday in the 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.
Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Andrew Hines (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners during the first NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series final to be televised […]

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New Book Examines Henry II vs. Enzo At Le Mans
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Victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans gave team-owner Chip Ganassi a taste of the nationalism permeating the world’s premier sports car endurance race, and it had nothing to do with the bouillabaisse served in Ford hospitality.
Ford Chip Ganassi Racing reprised a wonderful chapter of American motor racing history by taking the new Ford […]

Thu, 07/14/16 – 14:32 | No Comment
Brown Wins Route 66; Takes Top Fuel Points Lead
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Top Fuel superstar Antron Brown says he always feels like a gladiator when competing inside the stadium setting at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Ill.
Brown and his Matco Tools team conquered every rival during the 19th annual Route 66 NHRA Nationals Sunday for his third win of the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series […]

Mon, 07/11/16 – 7:38 | Comments Off on Brown Wins Route 66; Takes Top Fuel Points Lead
Newgarden Rules In Winning Run At Iowa Speedway
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Josef Newgarden drove to an easy victory in Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway. The win was his first on an oval in IndyCar.
“We’ve been so close to winning at an oval race with this team,” he said, “we’ve had seconds.”
Now they have a first.
Newgarden drove his Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet to a 4.2-second […]

Sun, 07/10/16 – 18:49 | Comments Off on Newgarden Rules In Winning Run At Iowa Speedway
Action Express Goes 1-2 At Mosport
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Corvette Daytona Prototype drivers Dane Cameron and Eric Curran combined to score their first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory of the season Sunday when they rolled to victory at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.
The pair led 66 of the 125 laps in the two-hour and 40-minute race in the No. 31 Corvette DP, including the final […]

Sun, 07/10/16 – 16:52 | Comments Off on Action Express Goes 1-2 At Mosport
Hamilton Wins In Native Britain
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Britain’s Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday to cap a clean sweep of every competitive aspect of the race weekend.
Fastest in each practice session, fastest in qualifying and fastest in the race, Hamilton captured his 47th career Formula One victory, his fourth this season and second in a row.
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Sun, 07/10/16 – 13:22 | Comments Off on Hamilton Wins In Native Britain
Hagan P1 In Funny Car Qualifying
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Matt Hagan thundered to the No. 1 qualifying position with a track-record performance to lead the quickest Funny Car field in history Saturday at the 19th annual K&N Filters Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
 It was the second pole of the season for Hagan, who navigated the Route 66 Raceway drag strip in Joliet, Ill., under the […]

Sun, 07/10/16 – 11:37 | Comments Off on Hagan P1 In Funny Car Qualifying
Keselowski Was A Cell Out In Winning At Kentucky
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Thanks to a fast car and dead-on fuel management, Brad Keselowski notched his fourth Sprint Cup Series victory of the season Saturday night when he won at Kentucky Speedway.
Dead-on fuel management? Keselowski crossed the finish line at the newly repaved Kentucky 1.5-mile track with a fuel cell, the contents of […]

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Mazda On Pole At Mosport
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Tristan Nunez claimed his second pole of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, leading qualifying for Sunday’s race at Motorsport Park in Canada.
Nunez turned a lap of 1:10.126 (126.2 mph) on the 2.459-mile, 10-turn circuit in the No. 55 Mazda Prototype. Nunez captured the first pole for the car at Laguna Seca, and joined co-driver […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 18:32 | Comments Off on Mazda On Pole At Mosport
Pagenaud On Pole In Iowa
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Road racing ace Simon Pagenaud proved to be not too shabby on a short oval on Saturday as he won the pole for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway.
“The biggest statement we want to show is we are strong on ovals as well and want to win,” Pagenaud said. “I’m super happy about that. […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 16:12 | Comments Off on Pagenaud On Pole In Iowa
Busch Bags Kentucky Speedway Win In Overtime
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Kyle Busch collected his fifth victory in nine NASCAR XFINITY Series starts this season when he got the win in overtime at Kentucky Speedway on Friday night.

 Clearing Austin Dillon off Turn 4 in the first lap in overtime, Busch pulled away to beat the Richard Childress Racing driver to the finish line by .455 seconds.

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Sat, 07/9/16 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Busch Bags Kentucky Speedway Win In Overtime