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Will Power, whose IndyCar Series season started slowly, is rolling pretty rapidly now. The Team Penske driver won for the second straight victory Sunday when he got the win at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The victory was No. 27 in Power’s career and it came in front of a packed crowd at an iconic […]

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Winner Gordon Revels In His ‘Rock Star Moment’
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Jeff Gordon is no stranger to Martinsville Speedway’s victory lane, but perhaps his ninth trip in Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 will be among his sweetest.
With his first victory this season and the 93rd of his illustrious career, Gordon has guaranteed himself a position in the […]

Mon, 11/2/15 – 9:02 | Comments Off on Winner Gordon Revels In His ‘Rock Star Moment’
Brown, Enders Crowned Champs
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Antron Brown and Erica Enders joined the elite list of multiple NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series champions Sunday during the 15th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Brown claimed his second Top Fuel world championship when he advanced one round farther than rival […]

Mon, 11/2/15 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Brown, Enders Crowned Champs
Kenseth Dumps Logano; Did What Went Around Come Back Around?
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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James Brown once sang in his angry classic, The Big Payback, “Get ready that’s a fact, Get ready you Mother for the big payback.”
Joey Logano succumbed to the big payback during Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway with just under 50 laps to go and while in the […]

Sun, 11/1/15 – 19:01 | One Comment
Gordon Wins M’ville, Earns Shot At Championship
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Jeff Gordon will head to the season-ending Sprint Cup race at Homestead-Miami Speedway later this month with a chance to win his fifth championship and in his final season as a driver.
That, thanks to winning Sunday’s Chase Eliminator Round-opening race at Martinsville Speedway.
Gordon got the win by avoiding a series of late race wrecks – […]

Sun, 11/1/15 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Gordon Wins M’ville, Earns Shot At Championship
Logano Can Make Personal, Professional History
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Joey Logano has yet to win a race at the tough Martinsville Speedway, but with the momentum the Team Penske driver possesses, Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 could be the one he checks off his list.
A victory Sunday would make Logano the first driver to win […]

Sun, 11/1/15 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Logano Can Make Personal, Professional History
Brown, Enders Can Clinch In Vegas
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Top Fuel driver Antron Brown and Pro Stock racer Erica Enders moved closer to their second world championships after qualifying No. 1 Saturday during time trials for the 15th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their […]

Sun, 11/1/15 – 7:24 | Comments Off on Brown, Enders Can Clinch In Vegas
Crafton Back In Groove, Contention In Truck Series
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Matt Crafton’s bid to win a third straight Camping World Truck Series championship took a needed step forward on Saturday when he won at Martinsville Speedway.
He won the race by .396 seconds over second place John Hunter Nemechek.
The victory was the fifth of the season for Crafton and allowed him to trim 13 points from […]

Sat, 10/31/15 – 17:26 | Comments Off on Crafton Back In Groove, Contention In Truck Series
Brown Looking To Expand Top Fuel Points Lead
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Top Fuel point-leader Antron Brown raced to the qualifying lead Friday in his intramural battle with Don Schumacher Racing teammate Tony Schumacher during the opening day of time trials at the 15th annual NHRA Toyota Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tommy Johnson Jr. (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie […]

Sat, 10/31/15 – 17:16 | Comments Off on Brown Looking To Expand Top Fuel Points Lead
Haas F1 Hires Second Driver
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Capitalizing on its technical partnership with Scuderia Ferrari, American-led Haas F1 Team has signed Esteban Gutierrez to complete an internationally diverse driver lineup for its inaugural season in the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Gutierrez, a 24-year-old native of Monterrey, Mexico, was introduced Friday by team founder/chairman Gene Haas at the Soumaya Museum in Mexico […]

Sat, 10/31/15 – 7:45 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Hires Second Driver
White Hot Logano Claims Martinsville Pole
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The hottest driver in Sprint Cup got even hotter on Friday when he won the pole for Sunday’s race at Martinsville Speedway.
Logano, who has won the last three races, won the Martinsville pole by edging fellow Chaser Martin Truex Jr.
Logano’s pole winning numbers were 19.215 seconds and 98.548 mph.
“It’s an amazing run we’re on right […]

Fri, 10/30/15 – 17:25 | Comments Off on White Hot Logano Claims Martinsville Pole