Fri, 19/11/21 – 10:31 | Comments Off on NHRA Notes: Glenn Named Top Rookie

Dallas Glenn has followed the line of succession at Ken Black Racing to 2021 NHRA Rookie of the Year honors.
Glenn posted three wins and five final-round appearances during his debut Pro Stock season to top …

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Larson Survives Gremlin Attack; Wins Roval
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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With just over 30 laps completed, the unthinkable was happening to the NASCAR Cup Series top driver in 2021.
Kyle Larson’s voltage meter showed that his battery was rapidly draining and …

Sun, 10/10/21 – 17:57 | Comments Off on Larson Survives Gremlin Attack; Wins Roval
Anderson Has Eyes on Enders and Johnson
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ENNIS, Texas – Pro Stock superstar Greg Anderson will have his helmet on a swivel Sunday at Texas Motorplex during final eliminations of the 36th annual Texas NHRA FallNationals.
Anderson began the weekend with a 17-point …

Sun, 10/10/21 – 8:33 | Comments Off on Anderson Has Eyes on Enders and Johnson
Allmendinger Three-peats At The ROVAL
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C.  – Slightly more than three years ago A.J. Allmendinger sat in Charlotte Motor Speedway’s infield media center without a clue as to his future in racing.
His 5 ½-year …

Sun, 10/10/21 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Allmendinger Three-peats At The ROVAL
Next Gen Cars Bring In Next Gen Owners
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CONCORD, N.C. – NASCAR’s Next Gen car was cited Saturday by Team Hezeberg co-owners Toine Hezemans and Ernst Berg as the primary reason they elected to venture into American stock car racing in 2022.
“It is …

Sat, 10/9/21 – 16:47 | Comments Off on Next Gen Cars Bring In Next Gen Owners
‘The Snake’ Welcomed Back To His Second Home
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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ENNIS, Texas – He remains the embodiment of California cool, and as of Friday evening, a genuine Texas Motorplex Legend. 
“I’m 80-years-old now, do you believe that?” drag racing icon Don …

Sat, 10/9/21 – 12:01 | Comments Off on ‘The Snake’ Welcomed Back To His Second Home
Flat Spot On – A Win for Bubba and Motor Racing
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Welcome to the race to promote motor racing to the younger generation. It didn’t start with Bubba Wallace’s victory at Talladega, but that sure accelerated things for NASCAR.
Perhaps you haven’t noticed, …

Fri, 10/8/21 – 15:11 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – A Win for Bubba and Motor Racing
‘The Snake’ To Kickoff FallNationals at The Plex
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ENNIS, Texas – The business of deciding NHRA’s four 2021 professional world champions will pause Friday evening at Texas Motorplex in deference to drag racing royalty.
Legendary driver Don “The Snake” Prudhomme and award-winning photographer Richard …

Fri, 10/8/21 – 8:08 | Comments Off on ‘The Snake’ To Kickoff FallNationals at The Plex
Firsts Were A First on Crazy Talladega Weekend
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Ever since Talladega Superspeedway opened in 1969 the only thing that has been predictable about the track is its unpredictability. Never has that been more evident than in NASCAR’s most …

Tue, 10/5/21 – 9:44 | Comments Off on Firsts Were A First on Crazy Talladega Weekend
Wallace Makes History; Wins Talladega
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Not all the moisture damping the ground at Talladega Superspeedway on Monday was caused by the rain which ended the NASCAR Cup Series race early.
There was also the moisture caused …

Mon, 10/4/21 – 16:22 | Comments Off on Wallace Makes History; Wins Talladega
Rain Moves Talladega To Monday
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The NASCAR Cup Series YellaWood 500 at Talladega has been postponed until Monday because of rain.
The race, the second of the series’ Playoffs Round of 12, is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. Eastern.
Denny Hamlin, …

Sun, 10/3/21 – 15:15 | Comments Off on Rain Moves Talladega To Monday