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The darkness of a spring evening in Virginia fell at a perfect time for Martin Truex, Jr. on Sunday. It fell just in time to give him his second victory of the 2021 NASCAR Cup …

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NASCAR Takes Its Act Back To Music City
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The NASCAR victory celebrations in Nashville have come to an end. But the sport had kinda returned this week. (File photo courtesy of NASCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

So, Nashville, eh?

I guess moving …

Wed, 12/4/19 – 17:14 | Comments Off on NASCAR Takes Its Act Back To Music City
NHRA Slaps Torrence With Big Fine
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Steve Torrence’s big push resulted in a big penalty from the NHRA.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Steve Torrence’s second NHRA Top Fuel world championship now carries an asterisk, courtesy of a five-figure fine.

NHRA officials docked …

Tue, 11/26/19 – 8:54 | One Comment
Flat Spot On: ‘The Captain’ Takes Charge at Indy
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Team owner Roger Penske is now a series owner and an iconic speedway owner.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer RacinToday.com

Roger Penske is not just the smartest guy in the room – including corporate board rooms. …

Fri, 11/22/19 – 18:27 | 4 Comments
Retiring Jimmie: It Just Feels Right
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Jimmie Johnson talked about his decision to retire after the 2020 season on Thursday.

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Jimmie Johnson said Thursday he felt he needed to make a decision regarding retirement …

Fri, 11/22/19 – 8:11 | Comments Off on Retiring Jimmie: It Just Feels Right
Hight Wins Funny Car Title In A Stalled Car
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Robert Hight earned his third Funny Car championship on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Robert Hight joined the ranks of NHRA royalty Sunday when he clinched his third Funny …

Wed, 11/20/19 – 14:46 | Comments Off on Hight Wins Funny Car Title In A Stalled Car
Jimmie Says 2020 Will Be His Final Cup Season
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Jimmie Johnson said Wednesday that he will take one more shot at winning No. 8. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

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Seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson annnounced on …

Wed, 11/20/19 – 14:39 | Comments Off on Jimmie Says 2020 Will Be His Final Cup Season
Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
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Steve Torrence won the 2019 Top Fuel championship on Sunday but he lost the respect of many of the fans in Pomona. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

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En route to winning …

Tue, 11/19/19 – 9:47 | Comments Off on Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
Busch Wins Cup Title; No Asterisk This Time
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Kyle Busch celebrates winning the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series championship on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Kyle Busch picked the perfect time to end his much-discussed 2019 losing streak Sunday …

Sun, 11/17/19 – 20:05 | Comments Off on Busch Wins Cup Title; No Asterisk This Time
Top Fuel Title Is Torrence’s To Lose
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Steve Torrence will begin the final day of the 2019 NHRA season with a points lead and from the pole. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Reigning NHRA Top Fuel world champion …

Sun, 11/17/19 – 9:06 | 2 Comments
Riddick Is Xfinity Champ
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Tyler Reddick is the 2019 is the 2019 Xfinity Series champ.

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Tyler Reddick finished 1.038 seconds ahead of Cole Custer at Homestead-Miami Speedway, to win his second consecutive NASCAR Xfinity Series championship on Saturday.

After switching …

Sat, 11/16/19 – 20:20 | Comments Off on Riddick Is Xfinity Champ