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A NASCAR/IndyCar twin-bill at places like Texas Motor Speedway would be a winner, says former driver Tony Stewart.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – If shared doubleheader weekends between NASCAR and INDYCAR are to become must-see TV at venues like Texas Motor Speedway, Tony Stewart says one of the sanctioning bodies will need […]

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Power On Pole For Indy GP
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Will Power has been unbeatable at the INDYCAR Grand Prix when starting the Verizon IndyCar Series race from pole position.
The Team Penske driver and 2014 series champion is looking to make it three-for-three on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road-course Saturday after collecting the Verizon P1 Award during qualifying. Power, who won the race from P1 in 2015 […]

Sat, 05/12/18 – 7:56 | Comments Off on Power On Pole For Indy GP
Harvick On Pole In Kansas
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Kevin Harvick of Stewart-Haas Racing navigated the 1.5-mile Kansas Speedway oval in 28.600 seconds (188.811 mph) in the final round of time trials to win the top starting spot for Sunday’s KC Masterpiece 400.
The pole was a record fourth for Harvick at Kansas, his second of the season and the 23rd of his career.
“This has been a […]

Fri, 05/11/18 – 20:13 | Comments Off on Harvick On Pole In Kansas
Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
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Matt Matt Kenseth was back on the track in Kansas Friday in a new car in a new/old team. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Jim Fluharty)
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Roush Fenway Racing’s Matt Kenseth had an answer ready to roll when he was asked Friday why he’s excited to be back behind the wheel of […]

Fri, 05/11/18 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Matt Kenseth Is Back In A Cup Car, But Why?
A For Sale Sign At NASCAR Is Sign Of Times
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Word went out on Monday that NASCAR, very recently one of the hottest properties on the America professional sports scene, may soon find its property included on the Multiple Listing Service.
Yep, Reuters and other news sources report that controlling interest of the beleaguered stock car racing organization, may soon go […]

Tue, 05/8/18 – 17:05 | 3 Comments
Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Before sisters Brittany and Courtney Force emerged as NHRA “Women of Power,” Ashley Force Hood forever changed the look of the Funny Car category on an historic Sunday afternoon at Atlanta Dragway.
A daughter of Funny Car icon John Force, Force Hood already was a fan favorite via her Sportsman career […]

Mon, 05/7/18 – 19:32 | Comments Off on Ashley Set The Table For The Force Sisters
Reports: NASCAR Could Be Going Up For Sale
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It appears that a for sale sign could be popping up soon in front of the NASCAR offices at 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Several national publications are reporting Monday that the family of Bill France Sr., founder of the racing series in the late 1940s, is considering selling a controlling interest in […]

Mon, 05/7/18 – 16:41 | Comments Off on Reports: NASCAR Could Be Going Up For Sale
Gals Outgun Guys At Southern Nationals
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Female NHRA nitro racers dominated Top Fuel and Funny Car as Leah Pritchett and Courtney Force drove to victories Sunday at the 38th annual NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.

Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were also victorious at the seventh of 24 events on the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series […]

Sun, 05/6/18 – 17:55 | Comments Off on Gals Outgun Guys At Southern Nationals
Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
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Kevin Harvick bid farewell to the field when Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway went green following a rain-induced red flag in the final stage of the three-stage race.
The victory was the fourth of the season for the Stewart Haas Racing driver. It came after he led a race-dominating 201 […]

Sun, 05/6/18 – 17:12 | Comments Off on Havick, Stewart Haas Racing Tame The Monster Mile
Penske Acuras Go 1-2 At Mid-Ohio
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Team owner Roger Penske’s return to American sports car racing produced its first victory Sunday when Ricky Taylor pulled away from teammate Juan Pablo Montoya to win the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Taylor, who shares the drivers seat with three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves, […]

Sun, 05/6/18 – 15:16 | Comments Off on Penske Acuras Go 1-2 At Mid-Ohio
History-Making Arana Jr. Zeros In On First Win Of Season
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With an NHRA milestone etched next to his name, Hector Arana Jr. is anxious to extend his family’s Pro Stock Motorcycle legacy into the win column.
Arana Jr. knocked down what arguably was the last major barrier in professional drag racing earlier this season when he became the first PSM rider to exceed 200 mph over […]

Sun, 05/6/18 – 8:22 | Comments Off on History-Making Arana Jr. Zeros In On First Win Of Season