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COVID-19-related restrictions in the Phoenix area have prompted NHRA officials to cancel the NHRA Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. The national event in Chandler, Ariz., originally was scheduled for April 23-25 as …

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Elliott Hoping To Hear Siren’s Song On Sunday
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Armed with sage advice from his famous father and a high-profile teammate, the case for Chase Elliott as 2020 NASCAR Cup Series champion awaits validation late Sunday afternoon from Gordon …

Sun, 11/8/20 – 10:26 | Comments Off on Elliott Hoping To Hear Siren’s Song On Sunday
Creed Wins 2020 NASCAR Truck Series Title
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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AVONDALE, Ariz. – Aggressive drivers usually become champions once they learn to control that trait and Sheldon Creed is proof there is truth in that adage.
“When we first started working …

Sat, 11/7/20 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Creed Wins 2020 NASCAR Truck Series Title
Gene Felton Makes Last Pass at Age 84
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You have to hand it to Gene Felton. He rarely, if ever, lost his cool while winning more production-based races in IMSA than any of his peers, a considerable lot including Peter Gregg, Hurley Haywood …

Sat, 11/7/20 – 9:04 | 5 Comments
Storylines Abound At Championship 4
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Though the field for the 2020 Championship 4 may almost as notable for which drivers are not included, there is still a fair amount of intrigue accompanying those who actually …

Fri, 11/6/20 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Storylines Abound At Championship 4
Flat Spot On: Strange Ending for Harvick
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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I like my racing unpredictable. But I’m not surprised that there are those who want something more predictable when it comes to a NASCAR Cup championship. 
How could a driver like …

Thu, 11/5/20 – 16:23 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Strange Ending for Harvick
2020: The Season That Got Away From Harvick
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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In the end, “The Closer” couldn’t and “Happy” wasn’t. Welcome to the sport of auto racing.
Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway was every bit as notable for who …

Tue, 11/3/20 – 11:47 | One Comment
Torrence Goes Three For Three In Winning Top Fuel Title
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An introspective Steve Torrence joined a select group of NHRA icons with his third consecutive Top Fuel world title Sunday during the season-ending 20th annual Dodge NHRA Finals, as all four professional point-leaders added to …

Mon, 11/2/20 – 13:46 | Comments Off on Torrence Goes Three For Three In Winning Top Fuel Title
Elliott’s Chase Reaches Objective At Martinsville
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Chase Elliott’s season-long objective of reaching the Championship Four boiled down to one race – the Xfinity 500 at Martinsville Speedway. He had to win it or …

Mon, 11/2/20 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Elliott’s Chase Reaches Objective At Martinsville
Torrence Closing In On Third Straight Top Fuel Title
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The “Capco Boys” aren’t playing games in Glitter Gulch this weekend.
With the help of father/teammate Billy Torrence, Steve Torrence moved closer to a third consecutive NHRA Top Fuel world championship after Saturday’s two sessions of …

Sun, 11/1/20 – 12:07 | Comments Off on Torrence Closing In On Third Straight Top Fuel Title
Burton Spoils Xfinity Contenders’ Day – Again
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Harris Burton’s two straight victories in the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoffs’ Round of Eight forced three of the four title contenders to earn their way into the …

Sun, 11/1/20 – 8:47 | Comments Off on Burton Spoils Xfinity Contenders’ Day – Again