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Three-wide, four-wide and with sparks flying, Graham Rahal won the 20th annual Firestone 600 (The Resumption) Verizon IndyCar Series race Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway after leading the equivalent of two football fields.
Rahal completed a dramatic, last-lap pass of leader James Hinchcliffe to win by a miniscule 0.0080-seconds _ the closest race in Texas […]

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Jimmie The Spoiler Turned Heat Up For Phoenix
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Jimmie Johnson winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway officially has fallen into the dog-bites-man category, with Sunday’s 11th annual AAA Texas 500 the latest example.
On a day when pole-sitter Brad Keselowski led a record 312 of 334 laps, Johnson pulled off the winning pass with four […]

Thu, 11/12/15 – 12:31 | Comments Off on Jimmie The Spoiler Turned Heat Up For Phoenix
Kyle Busch Out To Do A Rewrite On Chase Script
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Conspiracy theorists have speculated about scripted finishes to NASCAR races _ you know, results a little too goody-two-shoes-to-be-true _ dating to Richard Petty’s 200th win at Daytona International Speedway three decades ago.
For those NASCAR fans born pre-internet, Petty posted his landmark (and last) Sprint Cup Series […]

Mon, 11/9/15 – 13:18 | One Comment
Johnson Scuttles Keselowski’s Big Day In Texas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Brad Keselowski appeared to be shaking off a 30-race funk, stepping out of Team Penske teammate Joey Logano’s shadow and earning a berth in the Chase’s final four in Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
But with four laps to go and having led 312 laps, Keselowski was […]

Sun, 11/8/15 – 18:14 | Comments Off on Johnson Scuttles Keselowski’s Big Day In Texas
Gordon’s Goal: To Ride Off Into Sunset At Very Top
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FORT WORTH, Texas – In a sport where sentiment is tantamount to weakness, it suddenly has become OK to believe in Jeff Gordon and the power of magic.
Even throughout the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage area, home to testosterone-fueled egos, it truly is  cool to think that Sir Jeff can crank-out one last championship hurrah […]

Sun, 11/8/15 – 9:56 | One Comment
Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
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Brad Keselowski passed leader Autsin Dillon with 11 laps to go and hung on to win Saturday’s XFINITY Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the 34th of the Team Penske driver’s career in the series. It was his second win of the season and second at TMS’s 1.5-mile quad-oval.
“Kind of a funky race […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 18:37 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Martin Truex Jr. and Furniture Row Racing are poised to play underdog at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend, and perhaps all the way into NASCAR’s Championship 4.
Truex sits third in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship point-standings heading into Sunday’s 11th annual AAA Texas 500 […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 16:11 | Comments Off on For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
Buescher Hopes To Celebrate Homecoming At TMS
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – We interrupt Chris Buescher’s pursuit of his first NASCAR XFINITY Series driver’s championship for this Friday night football score:
Prosper High School Eagles 21, Denison Yellow Jackets 10.
A Prosper native, Buescher has enjoyed a crammed week of business and family-related travel as well as media obligations in […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 8:45 | Comments Off on Buescher Hopes To Celebrate Homecoming At TMS
Jones Kicks Off Texas Weekend With Truck Series Victory
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Erik Jones put himself in position to record a three-event sweep at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night when he won the Camping World Truck Series race.
Jones, who will also drive in Saturday’s XFINITY Series event and Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race, led 117 of 147 laps en route to victory in the WinStar World Casino & […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 8:22 | Comments Off on Jones Kicks Off Texas Weekend With Truck Series Victory
Keselowski On Pole At Texas
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Chase driver Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday evening.
Keselowski won the pole and pick of pit stalls with a lap at 196.929 mph.
“This is a good start but our ultimate goal is to be the fastest at the end of the race on Sunday,” […]

Fri, 11/6/15 – 20:00 | Comments Off on Keselowski On Pole At Texas
Logano: Dump Job By Kenseth Has Lit A Fire
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Joey Logano says he fully understands the message NASCAR delivered this week in response to Matt Kenseth’s decision to wreck him out of last Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
“The message sent obviously is that you can’t do that,” Logano said during an interview at Texas Motor Speedway Friday […]

Fri, 11/6/15 – 15:26 | One Comment