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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Ross Chastain will replace a recuperating Ryan Newman in the NASCAR Cup Series for Roush Fenway Racing beginning this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Newman was injured in a violent, …

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Indy’s Hulman George Passes Away
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Hulman & Company and Indianapolis Motor Speedway Chairman of the Board Emeritus Mari Hulman George died Saturday in Indianapolis with her family by her side. She was 83.
Mari served as IMS chairman from 1988-2016. She …

Sat, 11/3/18 – 8:56 | Comments Off on Indy’s Hulman George Passes Away
Blaney’s 200 mph Lap Puts Him On TMS Pole
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Ryan Blaney recorded the second 200 mph NASCAR Cup Series qualifying lap on a 1.5-mile racetrack Friday evening during time trials for the 14th annual AAA …

Sat, 11/3/18 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Blaney’s 200 mph Lap Puts Him On TMS Pole
Haley Streaks To Truck Win At TMS
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Justin Haley won Friday night’s 20th annual JAG Metals 350 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race when Todd Gilliland ran out of fuel half-a-lap away from Victory Lane at Texas Motor …

Sat, 11/3/18 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Haley Streaks To Truck Win At TMS
Elliott In Need Of Texas-Sized Win
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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ARLINGTON, Texas – NASCAR’s multi-tiered Cup Series Playoff system has cast Chase Elliott as a conundrum _ the driver who can’t win for winning.
Despite a pair of Playoff victories, Elliott …

Fri, 11/2/18 – 7:10 | Comments Off on Elliott In Need Of Texas-Sized Win
F1’s Ericsson To Drive For IndyCar’s Schmidt Peterson
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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has signed Formula One veteran Marcus Ericsson to drive its No. 7 Honda during the 2019 IndyCar Series season.
A 28-year-old native of Sweden, Ericsson will be teamed with Canadian James Hinchcliffe and …

Thu, 11/1/18 – 7:56 | Comments Off on F1’s Ericsson To Drive For IndyCar’s Schmidt Peterson
Flat Spot On: A Bump from Truex in Logano’s Future?
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Everybody’s choosing sides after Martinsville.
I’m choosing Dale Earnhardt Sr. His name came up often enough after the last-lap imbroglio between Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. that it seemed like Earnhardt, …

Thu, 11/1/18 – 7:25 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: A Bump from Truex in Logano’s Future?
Hamilton Reflects On World Championship No. 5
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Lewis Hamilton added his name and credentials to Formula One’s “Greatest of All Time” conversation Sunday, when the Mercedes AMG Petronas ace secured his fifth World Driving Championship in the …

Wed, 10/31/18 – 14:24 | Comments Off on Hamilton Reflects On World Championship No. 5
Torrence Claims 2018 Top Fuel Championship
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Now that he is a first-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion, Steve Torrence is determined to complete a relentless pursuit of personal perfection.
Three hundred-and-fifty days after enduring the biggest disappointment …

Mon, 10/29/18 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Torrence Claims 2018 Top Fuel Championship
Logano Wins, Truex Threatens at Martinsville
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Tempers always flare at Martinsville Speedway; it’s a well-defined by-product of short-track racing and Sunday’s First Data 500 was no exception.
Shortly after the checkered flag …

Sun, 10/28/18 – 20:38 | Comments Off on Logano Wins, Truex Threatens at Martinsville
Big Butner Move; Field Set In Las Vegas
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Bo knows about shifting gears and Bo knows when to change careers.
The 2017 NHRA Pro Stock world champion, Bo Butner will exit the “Factory Hot Rod” ranks at season’s end to prepare for a full-time …

Sun, 10/28/18 – 8:33 | Comments Off on Big Butner Move; Field Set In Las Vegas