Thu, 19/01/23 – 9:30 | Comments Off on Sato To Drive Ovals For Chip Ganassi Racing in ’23

INDYCAR’s “Taku” will turn left exclusively during 2023, his debut season with Chip Ganassi Racing.
Takuma Sato, a two-time Indianapolis 500 champion, will drive CGR’s No. 11 Honda in the NTT IndyCar Series’ five oval-track races, …

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The Dale Jr. Story Moves To Halls of Fame
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Twice in three days Dale Earnhardt Jr. was inducted into two halls of fame – the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday and the National Motorsports Press Association on Sunday …

Mon, 01/24/22 – 11:02 | Comments Off on The Dale Jr. Story Moves To Halls of Fame
Calderon Becomes Foyt’s First Female Driver
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Tatiana Calderón has signed a gender-breaking contract for the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season as first female to drive for AJ Foyt Racing.
Next up…Tatiana’s initial visit to the team’s headquarters …

Sat, 01/22/22 – 10:54 | Comments Off on Calderon Becomes Foyt’s First Female Driver
Thorson Overtakes Bell to Win Chili Bowl
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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USAC National Midget Tour regular Tanner Thorson joined the ranks of dirt track racing’s elite Saturday night with a workmanlike victory in the A-Feature of the 36th annual Lucas Oil …

Sun, 01/16/22 – 12:10 | Comments Off on Thorson Overtakes Bell to Win Chili Bowl
Grant Snaps Kunz Prelim Win Streak in Tulsa
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Justin Grant withstood the relentless pursuit of NASCAR Cup Series regular Ricky Stenhouse Jr. to register his fifth Driven2SaveLives Preliminary Night victory in the past six years Friday during the …

Sat, 01/15/22 – 9:52 | Comments Off on Grant Snaps Kunz Prelim Win Streak in Tulsa
NASCAR Star Bell Rules Thursday at Chili Bowl
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Oklahoma favorite son Christopher Bell used every line possible around Tulsa Expo Raceway to work past Tanner Thorson en route to a record-tying preliminary victory during Thursday’s John Christer Trucking Qualifying Night at the 36th …

Fri, 01/14/22 – 10:47 | Comments Off on NASCAR Star Bell Rules Thursday at Chili Bowl
CART Force Kalkhoven Passes Away
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis 500-winning team-owner Kevin Kalkhoven, a key behind-the-scenes player during domestic open-wheel racing’s schismatic “sanctioning wars,” died on Jan. 4, 2022 after a brief illness. A native of Adelaide, Australia, …

Thu, 01/13/22 – 11:02 | Comments Off on CART Force Kalkhoven Passes Away
Abreu Adds to Impressive Chili Bowl Resume
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Californian Rico Abreu added to his impressive Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals resume Wednesday, posting his fifth preliminary race victory in as many years during Hard Rock Hotel Casino Qualifying …

Thu, 01/13/22 – 10:54 | Comments Off on Abreu Adds to Impressive Chili Bowl Resume
Kofoid Takes Down Cup Champ at Chili Bowl
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Michael “Buddy” Kofoid chased down and passed two-time/reigning Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals champion Kyle Larson to win Tuesday’s Warren CAT Qualifying Night prelim at Tulsa Expo Raceway.
Kofoid broke Larson’s four-year streak of prelim night …

Thu, 01/13/22 – 8:52 | Comments Off on Kofoid Takes Down Cup Champ at Chili Bowl
Motorplex Speeds Into 2022
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A return of the Stampede of Speed as prelude to the 37th annual Texas NHRA FallNationals highlights the multi-use 2022 schedule at Texas Motorplex in Ennis.
In addition to a variety of racing weekends _ including …

Tue, 01/4/22 – 8:53 | Comments Off on Motorplex Speeds Into 2022
Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – There is no substitute for victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a corporate mindset that has defined Porsche’s record-setting history in the world’s most …

Wed, 12/22/21 – 14:13 | Comments Off on Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays