Thu, 19/01/23 – 9:30 | Comments Off on Sato To Drive Ovals For Chip Ganassi Racing in ’23

INDYCAR’s “Taku” will turn left exclusively during 2023, his debut season with Chip Ganassi Racing.
Takuma Sato, a two-time Indianapolis 500 champion, will drive CGR’s No. 11 Honda in the NTT IndyCar Series’ five oval-track races, …

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Hater Fan Points Way To Victory For Allgaier
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Darlington, S.C. – In the closing laps of Saturday’s Steakhouse Elite 200 Justin Allgaier spotted something that provided him with additional inspiration: A man wearing a blue T-shirt in the Darlington Raceway grandstand giving him …

Sun, 05/9/21 – 11:02 | Comments Off on Hater Fan Points Way To Victory For Allgaier
Allgaier Gets ‘Special’ Victory
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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DARLINGTON S.C. – All drivers possess a bucket list of tracks where they want to own a victory and Justin Allgaier checked off Darlington Raceway with his win in Saturday’s …

Sun, 05/9/21 – 8:15 | Comments Off on Allgaier Gets ‘Special’ Victory
Flat Spot On – ‘One Loop of North Georgia’
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Call it a simple twist of fate.
I found myself driving on Highway 53 in the northern reaches of Georgia on a Wednesday morning to meet two co-drivers, Becky Burton and …

Sun, 05/9/21 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – ‘One Loop of North Georgia’
Creed Survives To Win At Darlington
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – In one of Darlington Raceway’s most “bizarre” races, NASCAR Truck Series champion Sheldon Creed snapped Kyle Busch Motorsports’ five-race winning streak with a victory in Friday night’s Liftkits4less.com 200.
It was Creed’s sixth …

Sat, 05/8/21 – 12:33 | Comments Off on Creed Survives To Win At Darlington
Bobby Unser – Racing Remembers A Legend
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Motorsports fans of a certain age readily can conjur up an image of Bobby Unser behind the steering wheel of a race car sporting a white t-shirt, open-face helmet and …

Fri, 05/7/21 – 9:23 | Comments Off on Bobby Unser – Racing Remembers A Legend
Drivers Say New Cars Will Be A New Challenge
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A myriad of changes found in the Next Gen car unveiled Wednesday by NASCAR and the Cup Series three manufacturers could present the drivers with numerous challenges …

Thu, 05/6/21 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Drivers Say New Cars Will Be A New Challenge
NASCAR Rolls Out Its Next Generation of Cars
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – When NASCAR Chairman and CEO Jim France and Brandon Thomas walked around the Las Vegas Cup Series garage in 2019 France had one directive for his new vehicle systems managing director: We …

Thu, 05/6/21 – 8:12 | Comments Off on NASCAR Rolls Out Its Next Generation of Cars
Flat Spot On – Bill Whittington Leaves Unusual Legacy
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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During a racing career that began with marijuana-smuggling money and later ran aground for that same reason, Bill Whittington was always looking for the next thrill ride. He was gonzo. Sports …

Tue, 05/4/21 – 9:59 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – Bill Whittington Leaves Unusual Legacy
O’Ward Drives McLaren Back To Victory Lane
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Patricio O’Ward signed-on with Arrow McLaren SP in 2020 believing any NTT IndyCar Series driver content to run fifth or 10th was in the wrong business.
The …

Tue, 05/4/21 – 8:18 | Comments Off on O’Ward Drives McLaren Back To Victory Lane
Kyle Busch’s Feelings About Kansas Improve Even More
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Several years ago, Kyle Busch was approached by a reporter and was asked about Kansas Speedway. Worst track on the schedule, Busch said.
That answer was hardly surprising as the question …

Sun, 05/2/21 – 18:57 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch’s Feelings About Kansas Improve Even More