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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Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Brad Keselowski’s long sought after victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway not only gave Ford its first win in stock car racing’s longest race …

Mon, 05/25/20 – 11:35 | Comments Off on Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
Johnson DQ’d After 600
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CONCORD, N.C. – NASCAR relegated Jimmie Johnson to a last-place finish early Monday after his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet failed post-race inspection for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
NASCAR Cup Series managing director Jay Fabian …

Mon, 05/25/20 – 9:22 | Comments Off on Johnson DQ’d After 600
A Memorial Day That Will Long Be Remembered
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Nine miles from my Concord, N.C., home sits Charlotte Motor Speedway, a sprawling facility where I have spent the majority of my Memorial Day weekends since 1979. 
When …

Sun, 05/24/20 – 17:32 | Comments Off on A Memorial Day That Will Long Be Remembered
Legends Tackle Virtual Indy On Memorial Day Weekend
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Racing legend Mario Andretti qualified fourth and finished third in the 49th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 31, 1965, a drive that secured him Rookie of the Year …

Sat, 05/23/20 – 8:24 | Comments Off on Legends Tackle Virtual Indy On Memorial Day Weekend
INDYCAR Pulls Pair Of Races
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INDYCAR’s 2020 schedule suffered a pair of hits Thursday, when the NTT IndyCar Series events at Richmond Raceway and the Streets of Toronto were canceled due to local restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cancellation of the …

Thu, 05/21/20 – 17:02 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Pulls Pair Of Races
Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Two NASCAR Cup point races in four days at the same track had never occurred in the series 71-year history until this week at Darlington Raceway and there was very little similarity …

Thu, 05/21/20 – 13:35 | Comments Off on Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Kevin Harvick’s 50th career Cup victory at Darlington Raceway tied him with NASCAR Hall of Fame members Ned Jarrett and Junior Johnson for 12th on the series …

Mon, 05/18/20 – 7:00 | Comments Off on Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol
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CONCORD, N.C. – New safety equipment usually emerges after a horrendous crash such as Ryan Newman’s in this year’s Daytona 500, but the veteran NASCAR driver now believes a protocol should be developed to determine …

Sat, 05/16/20 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol
The Newman Miracle Back On Track At Darlington
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Ryan Newman doesn’t remember much about this year’s Daytona 500 and he possesses no recollection of his horrifying crash that occurred just shy of the checkered flag. …

Fri, 05/15/20 – 6:58 | Comments Off on The Newman Miracle Back On Track At Darlington
Racing Series Update Schedules
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NASCAR announced Thursday the next slate of races in its return to racing, featuring events at Bristol Motor Speedway, Atlanta Motor Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Homestead-Miami Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway.
The NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, …

Thu, 05/14/20 – 16:43 | Comments Off on Racing Series Update Schedules