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Driver Jeff Gordon and Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick met with the media Friday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway to talk about the four-time Sprint Cup champion’s return to the cockpit.
Gordon, who retired from driving duties following the 2015 season, will fill in for HMS’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. who is recovering from “concussion-like symptons”.
Hendrick announced this […]

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Dillon Ends Up Blowin’ To The Win
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Austin Dillon got his first-ever big-time victory when he won the Lucas Oil 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa on Sunday.
Dillon dominated the race, leading all but about 17 laps in his Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet Silverado owned by his grandfather.
“I’m so proud of him,” Childress said. “Dale Earnhardt would be proud […]

Sun, 07/11/10 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Dillon Ends Up Blowin’ To The Win
Reutimann Wins At Chicagoland Speedway
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David Reutimann passed Jeff Gordon for the lead with about 50 laps to go and went on to win the LifeLock.com 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory was the second of the Michael Waltrip Racing driver’s career – the first was a rain-shortened job at Charlotte last season.
“I don’t […]

Sat, 07/10/10 – 21:34 | Comments Off on Reutimann Wins At Chicagoland Speedway
Kalitta No. 1 In Northwest
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Doug Kalitta ended a three-and-a-half year drought on Saturday at the 23rd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways with his first No. 1 qualifier since the 2006 Auto Club NHRA Finals.
The other No. 1 qualifiers at the 14th of 23 races in the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season were Robert Hight […]

Sat, 07/10/10 – 20:58 | Comments Off on Kalitta No. 1 In Northwest
Pagenaud Scores Pole In Utah
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After a rough start in the morning, the Patron Highcroft Racing team bounced back during a hot afternoon at the Miller Motorsports Park to take the pole for Sunday’s two hour, 45-minute American Le Mans Series race.
Simon Pagenaud sat out most of the session before turning a lap of 1:34.350 on the 3.048-mile outer circuit […]

Sat, 07/10/10 – 18:22 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Scores Pole In Utah
Stewart Dishes The Dirt
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Joliet, Ill. – Tony Stewart is not just a Sprint Cup driver and a NASCAR team owner. He is also a track owner and sprint car-team owner.
Stewart owns what is perhaps the best dirt track in the country – Eldora Speedway in Ohio.
A couple of his World of Outlaws drivers – champion Donny Schatz and […]

Sat, 07/10/10 – 10:15 | 4 Comments
Race Day: Drivers Vent At Chicagoland Speedway
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joliet, Ill. – Friday was tell it like it is day at Chicagoland Speedway.
Call it disarming, call it refreshing, call it politically incorrect but do not call the way drivers were talking about subjects that have obviously been eating at them from the inside, evasive.
Here is what a select group […]

Sat, 07/10/10 – 9:57 | Comments Off on Race Day: Drivers Vent At Chicagoland Speedway
Busch Wins NNS Race at Chicagoland
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joliet, Ill. – Kyle Busch crossed the finish line ahead of Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Joey Logano at Chicagoland to win the Dollar General 300 Natioinwide Series.
Busch led the most laps of the race, and the win was the 37th victory of his Nationwide career.
“It wasn’t easy,” Busch said. “We […]

Fri, 07/9/10 – 21:55 | Comments Off on Busch Wins NNS Race at Chicagoland
Hight Leads Ford Parade In Northwest
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Reigning Funny Car world champion Robert Hight and crew chief Jimmy Prock served notice Friday night they are aiming for the fences during the NHRA’s annual Western Swing.
Hight drove to the provisional No. 1 position after the opening two rounds of qualifying for the 23rd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals. Hight, […]

Fri, 07/9/10 – 21:29 | Comments Off on Hight Leads Ford Parade In Northwest
McMurray On Pole In Joliet
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Joliet, Ill. – Jamie McMurray on Friday afternoon won the pole for Saturday night’s LifeLock.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway. His fast lap was at 183.542 mph.
The pole was the third of the season for McMurray and his Earnhardt-Ganassi Racing team.
“Bono (Kevin Manion, crew chief) did a really good job,” McMurray said. […]

Fri, 07/9/10 – 18:13 | Comments Off on McMurray On Pole In Joliet
Cup Notes: Kenseth Grouses About Roush’s Cars
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Joliet, Ill. – The frustration of a winless season was etched on Matt Kenseth’s face Friday afternoon as he fielded multiple questions about performance-related issues at Roush Fenway Racing.
But Kenseth reached his boiling point when asked what team owner Jack Roush tells him when the 2003 Sprint Cup champion quizzes […]

Fri, 07/9/10 – 17:28 | 5 Comments