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In 1994, Andy Hillenburg became the first Oklahoman to win the prestigious Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals. The Golden Driller Award made its way home Saturday night as Norman, Oklahoma’s, Christopher Bell emerged as champion of the 31st annual edition of the “Mecca of Midgets” in Tulsa.
Driving the No. 71W for Keith Kunz Motorsports, Bell’s […]

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Hamlin, Harvick Clash At Dover
Apparently, Clint Bowyer’s Richard Childress Racing teammates have his back.
RCR driver Kevin Harvick mixed it up with Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin on the track during practice on Saturday at Dover International Speedway and then in the infield afterward.
The incidents occurred a day after Hamlin called Bowyer, who was penalized by NASCAR after the […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 13:41 | 2 Comments
Tonglet Has His Eyes On The Biggest Prize
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Ennis, Texas – Back-to-back playoff wins and a sponsorship windfall have re-prioritized LE Tonglet’s NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle to-do list.
“We haven’t really talked about the Rookie of the Year Award since (winning) Indy, because we really want that championship,” said Tonglet, an improbable yet bona fide first-year contender for the […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 13:12 | Comments Off on Tonglet Has His Eyes On The Biggest Prize
Logano On NNS Pole
The starting grid for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway will feature an all Joe Gibbs Racing front row.
Joey Logano will be on the pole for the Dover 200 and Kyle Busch will be in P2.
Logano’s fast lap was at  154.308 mph. Busch had a lap at 154.143 mph.
Logano will be going […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 10:56 | Comments Off on Logano On NNS Pole
Transcript: Childress On 33 Car

Here is a full transcript of the press conference which NASCAR team owner Richard Childress conducted at Dover International Speedway on Friday:
Childress: “Really I don’t have a lot more to say than we said in our press release. Three things that stand out to me that we said in the press release is […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Transcript: Childress On 33 Car
Jac Haudenschild  won again at Eldora Speedway in Ohio on Friday night, using a textbook slide job in turns one and two on the 23rd lap to take the lead from Sammy Swindell en route to winning for the fifth time this season with the World of Outlaws.
The $10,000 victory for Haudenschild, who started seventh […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 6:52 | Comments Off on Haudenschild Slides To Eldora Win
Dixon Is Texas Star So Far
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Ennis, Texas –  Not even a pair of lengthy clean-ups for oildowns on a hot afternoon could keep Larry Dixon from atop the Top Fuel time sheet Friday afternoon at Texas Motorplex.
And Dixon remained the provisional pole-sitter Friday evening, regaining the No. 1 spot from Brandon Bernstein on the night’s […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 18:15 | Comments Off on Dixon Is Texas Star So Far
Cup Drivers Rip Into Bowyer and Childress
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
Dover, Del. – The zingers were flying fast and furious on Friday over NASCAR’s decision to penalize Clint Bowyer and the No. 33 team following their victory in New Hampshire last weekend.
Bowyer and team owner Richard Childress pleaded their innocence in front of a packed media center at Dover International […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 15:47 | 8 Comments
Jimmie Claims Dover Pole
Jimmie Johnson won the pole for Sunday’s AAA 400 Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway on Friday afternoon.
The four-time and reigning champion’s fast lap was at 155.736 mph. The pole was the third of the season for Johnson, who has won five races in 2010.
“This is certainly a step in the right direction for […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 15:14 | Comments Off on Jimmie Claims Dover Pole
Bowyer Says NASCAR Made Example Of Him
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
Dover, Del. – Denny Hamlin was socked with a $50,000 secret fine by NASCAR earlier this year for being openly critical of the sanctioning body.
But that seemed to matter little to Clint Bowyer, who showed up at Dover International Speedway Friday morning with a long list of bullet points on […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 11:26 | 3 Comments
Woody: NASCAR Deserves Delay Of Game Penalty
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Larry Woody | Senior Writer
This rant is not about whether Clint Bowyer and his team deserved to be penalized for using a cheated-up car to win last Sunday’s race at New Hampshire – I’ve always felt that if someone is caught cheating they should get hammered.
My gripe is that it took NASCAR three days to […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 7:31 | 5 Comments