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For the first time in the diverse history of the National Hot Rod Association two women are leading the Top Fuel and Funny Car point standings – and they happen to be siblings.
Courtney Force, 27, scored her first Funny Car victory of the season Sunday, and jumped from sixth into a first-place tie in points […]

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Dixon’s Turn To Be Top Fueler
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The hottest rivalry in drag racing re-fired in the Top Fuel finals of the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway Sunday night and this time it was Larry Dixon getting the victory over Tony Schumacher.
Dixon drove his Al-Anabi Racing dragster to a 3.823-second run at 323.12 mph past Schumacher to earn […]

Mon, 06/7/10 – 6:53 | Comments Off on Dixon’s Turn To Be Top Fueler
Hamlin Remains The Man At Pocono Raceway
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Denny Hamlin won for the fourth time in nine tries at Pocono Raceway when he captured the Gillette Fusion ProGlide 500 on Sunday afternoon.
Hamlin, who dominated the second half of the race after Clint Bowyer had dominated the first half, took the lead for the final time when he passed […]

Sun, 06/6/10 – 17:52 | Comments Off on Hamlin Remains The Man At Pocono Raceway
Kaptain Knievel Jumpy At Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas – Motorcycle daredevil Kaptain Robbie Knievel admits the only lifestyle he has ever known could someday be the death of him.
Thankfully, that wasn’t the case Saturday evening on the frontstretch at Texas Motor Speedway, where Knievel successfully completed his “Above The Law” jump.  Knievel, the 47-year-old son of legendary daredevil Evel Knievel, […]

Sun, 06/6/10 – 17:02 | 3 Comments
Flag to Flag: Pocono
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Watching the Gillette Fusion ProGlide 500?
Nick Bromberg is.
Click here to follow along as he live blogs the action at Pocono Raceway.

Sun, 06/6/10 – 9:29 | Comments Off on Flag to Flag: Pocono
Race Day: Eyes Will Be On Burton vs. Busch
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Sometimes it is not the volume or intensity of a squabble which makes news. Sometimes it is the person who is doing the squabbling.
Such as last weekend in Charlotte when Jeff Burton laid into Kyle Busch after the Coca-Cola 600.
Race fans expect angry encounters between Busch and people like Kevin […]

Sun, 06/6/10 – 8:39 | One Comment
Pruett, Rojas Win At The Glen
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Five days after a three-race Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series winning streak ended in a first-lap crash, Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas started a new streak Saturday in the No. 01 TELMEX BMW Riley by scoring their third consecutive victory in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.
Pruett led the final 30 of 191 laps […]

Sat, 06/5/10 – 22:39 | Comments Off on Pruett, Rojas Win At The Glen
Winner Briscoe Is Not The Lone Star In Texas As Danica Shines
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com Fort Worth, Texas – On a hot summer night when both Ryan Briscoe and Danica Patrick resuscitated their IZOD IndyCar Series seasons, the Firestone 550k neatly came down to the events occurring on Lap 192 and Lap 193.
On Lap 192, Hideki Mutoh pitted for fuel under green, allowing Patrick […]

Sat, 06/5/10 – 22:26 | Comments Off on Winner Briscoe Is Not The Lone Star In Texas As Danica Shines
Practice Makes Perfect For Keselowski
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Gladeville, Tenn. – Extra effort paid off for Brad Keselowski.
Keselowski said coming in for a Friday practice session in preparation for Saturday night’s Nationwide race at Nashville Supespeedway – while two other Sprint Cup double-dippers elected to skip it and remain at Pocono – helped propel him to victory in the […]

Sat, 06/5/10 – 22:15 | Comments Off on Practice Makes Perfect For Keselowski
Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet
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JOLIET, Ill. – Larry Dixon strengthened his points lead in Top Fuel as he raced to the No. 1 qualifier at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Craig Treble also took the top spots in their respective categories at the 10th of 23 events on the NHRA Full Throttle Drag […]

Sat, 06/5/10 – 19:26 | Comments Off on Dixon Leads Qualifying In Joliet
Woody: Nashville Team Smokin’ – For Now
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Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – Is a promising season for Baker Curb Racing about to go up in smoke?
Maybe that’s not the correct term, since it’s “smokeless” that’s the issue.
A federal ban on smokeless tobacco advertising by sports teams goes into effect June 22 and will cost the Nashville-based team its Red Man Tobacco […]

Sat, 06/5/10 – 11:09 | One Comment