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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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It sounds as there will be very few tears in driver Tony Stewart’s eyes when he retires at the end of the current season. It sounds like the three-time Sprint Cup Series champion’s primary emotion after getting out of his car for the final race will be: good riddance.
Stewart, who announced […]

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Worsham’s Hot Streak Continues in Texas
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Funny Car points leader Del Worsham reset the track record in elapsed time en route to the qualifying lead Friday at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals.
Dave Connolly (Top Fuel), Jonathan Gray (Pro Stock) and Karen Stoffer (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the 22nd of 24 events in the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello […]

Sat, 10/17/15 – 7:16 | Comments Off on Worsham’s Hot Streak Continues in Texas
Keselowski Gets Good Chase News By Winning Kansas Pole
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Brad Keselowski moved from back to pretty near the front burner in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship during on Friday’s qualifying session at Kansas Speedway.
The Team Penske driver, who has been suffering from negative yawn factor in the first two rounds of the the […]

Fri, 10/16/15 – 18:35 | Comments Off on Keselowski Gets Good Chase News By Winning Kansas Pole
Logano Enjoying Life On Easy Street – For Now
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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Somebody may chase down and tackle somebody else in the garage area after this weekend’s Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway. Somebody may give somebody else a savage shove to the chest in the motorhome lot late Sunday afternoon. But from the sound of it, Joey Logano won’t be doing any […]

Fri, 10/16/15 – 12:54 | Comments Off on Logano Enjoying Life On Easy Street – For Now
Pioneer Meyer Back Behind The Wheel At Motorplex
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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ENNIS, Texas – Billy Meyer temporarily has re-assumed the duties of Texas Motorplex general manager, a role that might include diaper duty before the weekend has run its straight-line course.
Gabrielle Stevenson, Motorplex president/GM, officially is back on-site after giving birth this summer to twin sons Luke and Jake. During […]

Fri, 10/16/15 – 10:54 | Comments Off on Pioneer Meyer Back Behind The Wheel At Motorplex
Logano Can Relax But Not Kick Back After CMS
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Perhaps Martin Truex Jr. summed up the status of NASCAR’s Contender Round the best when he said Bank of America 500 winner Joey Logano would be the only one sleeping for the next two weeks.
Logano didn’t disagree.
“Last year we won Kansas when it was the first […]

Mon, 10/12/15 – 8:32 | Comments Off on Logano Can Relax But Not Kick Back After CMS
Logano Dominates At Charlotte Motor Speedway
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joey Logano cruised into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship playoffs on Sunday by notching a dominating victory the first race of the second round.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver led a race-best 227 of 334 laps in getting the win at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The win […]

Sun, 10/11/15 – 15:12 | Comments Off on Logano Dominates At Charlotte Motor Speedway
Charlotte Cup Race Postponed Until Sunday
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Persistent rain and a forecast for more forced postponement of Saturday night’s scheduled Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway until 12:30 p.m. ET on Sunday on NBCSN.
Matt Kenseth will lead the field to the start when the first race in the Contender Round of the Chase begins more […]

Sat, 10/10/15 – 18:44 | Comments Off on Charlotte Cup Race Postponed Until Sunday
Dillon Completes CMS Sweep
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By Reid Spencer
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After experienced veterans Kyle Busch and Kasey Kahne knocked themselves out of contention on Lap 151 of Friday night’s Drive for the Cure 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the 1.5-mile track, Austin Dillon streaked away from Erik Jones to win by 2.809 seconds over the Joe Gibbs Racing driver.
With the […]

Sat, 10/10/15 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Dillon Completes CMS Sweep
JGR Drivers Out To Maintain Ownership Of CMS
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Same song, second verse.
Such is the case where Joe Gibbs Racing is concerned when it comes to Charlotte Motor Speedway this year. What had been Hendrick Motorsports’ playground in previous years switched ownership to Joe Gibbs Racing this season.
With Matt Kenseth claiming the pole for Saturday’s Bank […]

Sat, 10/10/15 – 8:12 | Comments Off on JGR Drivers Out To Maintain Ownership Of CMS
Kenseth On Pole In Charlotte
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Matt Kenseth won the pole for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday afternoon.
The Joe Gibbs Racing driver laid down a lap in 27.759 seconds (194.532 mph) for the first race in the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Kenseth was .198 seconds quicker than teammate Kyle Busch […]

Fri, 10/9/15 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Kenseth On Pole In Charlotte