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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Storylines Abound At Championship 4
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Though the field for the 2020 Championship 4 may almost as notable for which drivers are not included, there is still a fair amount of intrigue accompanying those who actually …

Fri, 11/6/20 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Storylines Abound At Championship 4
Flat Spot On: Strange Ending for Harvick
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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I like my racing unpredictable. But I’m not surprised that there are those who want something more predictable when it comes to a NASCAR Cup championship. 
How could a driver like …

Thu, 11/5/20 – 16:23 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Strange Ending for Harvick
2020: The Season That Got Away From Harvick
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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In the end, “The Closer” couldn’t and “Happy” wasn’t. Welcome to the sport of auto racing.
Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway was every bit as notable for who …

Tue, 11/3/20 – 11:47 | One Comment
Torrence Goes Three For Three In Winning Top Fuel Title
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An introspective Steve Torrence joined a select group of NHRA icons with his third consecutive Top Fuel world title Sunday during the season-ending 20th annual Dodge NHRA Finals, as all four professional point-leaders added to …

Mon, 11/2/20 – 13:46 | Comments Off on Torrence Goes Three For Three In Winning Top Fuel Title
Elliott’s Chase Reaches Objective At Martinsville
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Chase Elliott’s season-long objective of reaching the Championship Four boiled down to one race – the Xfinity 500 at Martinsville Speedway. He had to win it or …

Mon, 11/2/20 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Elliott’s Chase Reaches Objective At Martinsville
Torrence Closing In On Third Straight Top Fuel Title
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The “Capco Boys” aren’t playing games in Glitter Gulch this weekend.
With the help of father/teammate Billy Torrence, Steve Torrence moved closer to a third consecutive NHRA Top Fuel world championship after Saturday’s two sessions of …

Sun, 11/1/20 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Torrence Closing In On Third Straight Top Fuel Title
Burton Spoils Xfinity Contenders’ Day – Again
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Harris Burton’s two straight victories in the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoffs’ Round of Eight forced three of the four title contenders to earn their way into the …

Sun, 11/1/20 – 8:47 | Comments Off on Burton Spoils Xfinity Contenders’ Day – Again
Pro Stockers Can Go Out With A Bang
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There is a fitting synchronicity to the fact multiple NHRA Pro Stock world champions Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Jason Line could conclude their stellar driving careers Sunday with another title.
Winners of eight championships between them, …

Sat, 10/31/20 – 9:57 | Comments Off on Pro Stockers Can Go Out With A Bang
Enfinger Advances With Wild Win At Martinsville
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Grant Enfinger knew Martinsville Speedway’s NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race to determine the Championship Four would be a “wild and crazy” event and he …

Sat, 10/31/20 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Enfinger Advances With Wild Win At Martinsville
‘Rowdy’ Am-Busches Playoffs Field In Fort Worth
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch emerged as NASCAR Cup Series Playoff spoiler Wednesday evening at Texas Motor Speedway, where the two-time/reigning champion momentarily considered retiring.
Eliminated from Playoff contention after …

Thu, 10/29/20 – 8:38 | Comments Off on ‘Rowdy’ Am-Busches Playoffs Field In Fort Worth