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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Cory and Shayna Texter know well the tough life of an AMA Pro Flat Track racer; after all, their father, Randy, was an AMA U.S. Twin Sports Champion. But when he died in 2010 the siblings didn’t know if they could continue in the sport.
Their biggest supporter […]

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Kenseth Dominates In Winning At Michigan
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Matt Kenseth won for the second time in two weeks Sunday when he topped the Sprint Cup Series field at Michigan International Speedway.
The victory was the third of the season for the Joe Gibbs Racing driver and his third at the 2-mile MIS oval. The win was the fifth in […]

Sun, 08/16/15 – 16:47 | Comments Off on Kenseth Dominates In Winning At Michigan
Regan Smith Bumps His Way to XFINITY Race At Mid-Ohio
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Regan Smith bumped leader Alex Tagliani out of the way on the second to last turn of the final lap and from there went on to win the XFINITY Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Saturday.
The win was the first in 52 races for Smith, who drives the No. 7 Chevrolet of […]

Sat, 08/15/15 – 17:31 | Comments Off on Regan Smith Bumps His Way to XFINITY Race At Mid-Ohio
Kyle Busch Trucks To Michigan Win
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By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
BROOKLYN, Mich.—Not even a pit road speeding penalty could keep Kyle Busch from his appointed rounds on Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.
With drafting help from Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Erik Jones entering Turn 1, Busch regained the lead from Ryan Blaney on Lap 97 of 100 in the Careers for Veterans […]

Sat, 08/15/15 – 17:06 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Trucks To Michigan Win
Kenseth Leads Gibbs Parade In Qualifying At MIS
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Joe Gibbs Racing swept positions one through three during Friday afternoon’s qualifying session for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway.
Claiming P1 was Matt Kenseth.
He was followed by teammates Denny Hamlin and Carl Edwards. A fourth JGR driver, Kyle Busch, qualified sixth fastest.
Asked if he foresaw a sweep by JGR Toyotas, Kenseth said, […]

Fri, 08/14/15 – 17:32 | Comments Off on Kenseth Leads Gibbs Parade In Qualifying At MIS
INDYCAR Yanks Fontana From Schedule In ’16
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INDYCAR solved its latest controversy involving “pack racing” Friday, when the open-wheel sanctioning body announced that Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., would not return to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2016.
Graham Rahal scored his second career victory on Auto Club’s 2-mile/D-shaped oval on June 27 in an event featuring a record 80-lead changes […]

Fri, 08/14/15 – 14:15 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Yanks Fontana From Schedule In ’16
Action Express’s Curran And Cameron Nearly Flawless At Road America
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After winning Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, driver Dane Cameron admitted to having trouble finding any fault at all with his team’s effort.
He even used the “P” word.
“You have to be perfect to win races in the IMSA Prototype category,” Cameron said. “The competition level is incredibly high. I think we […]

Mon, 08/10/15 – 8:21 | Comments Off on Action Express’s Curran And Cameron Nearly Flawless At Road America
Johnson Jr. Block’s Beckman’s Sweep Bid, Wins Northwest Nationals
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Tommy Johnson Jr. ambushed Jack Beckman’s bid to sweep the three-race Western Swing in Funny Car Sunday with a semifinal victory over his Don Schumacher Racing teammate in the 28th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals.
J.R. Todd (Top Fuel) and Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) also took home victories in their respective categories during the NHRA Mello Yello […]

Mon, 08/10/15 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Johnson Jr. Block’s Beckman’s Sweep Bid, Wins Northwest Nationals
Logano Wins The Glen; Kyle Busch Finishes Second
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Joey Logano took the lead on the final corner of Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Watkins Glen International when he passed an out-of-fuel Kevin Harvick and from there, went on to get the victory.
The victory was the second of the weekend for Logano as he won the XFINITY Series race on Saturday. But […]

Sun, 08/9/15 – 16:07 | Comments Off on Logano Wins The Glen; Kyle Busch Finishes Second
Beckman Fastest Ever As He Claims Pole In Washington
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Jack Beckman cranked-out the quickest/baddest Funny Car pass in NHRA history for the second consecutive weekend on Saturday, claiming pole position at the 28th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals.
Richie Crampton (Top Fuel) and Chris McGaha (Pro Stock) also will start from P1 in their respective categories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in […]

Sun, 08/9/15 – 7:51 | Comments Off on Beckman Fastest Ever As He Claims Pole In Washington
Busch’s Mission Is To Sweep The Roads Clean
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Kyle Busch ran out of gas last Sunday at Pocono Raceway but “Rowdy” certainly hasn’t run out of steam.
In his injury-belated bid to qualify for NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, Busch will attempt to complete a sweep of the schedule’s two road-course events via a […]

Sun, 08/9/15 – 7:46 | Comments Off on Busch’s Mission Is To Sweep The Roads Clean