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The 104th edition of the Indianapolis 500 _ “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” _ will be run later this month without spectators.
Originally scheduled for May 24 and the Memorial Day weekend, this year’s move to …

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Texas IndyCar Race Moved To Big Stage
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FORT WORTH, Texas – NBC Sports apparently is channeling Texas Motor Speedway President Eddie Gossage.
Sanctioning body INDYCAR announced Monday the NTT IndyCar Series’ season-opening Genesys 300 night race at TMS on Saturday, June 6, will …

Tue, 05/26/20 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Texas IndyCar Race Moved To Big Stage
Trio Of Hamlin Crew Members Suspended
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – A 35-pound bar of non-secured tungsten that flew out of Denny Hamlin’s car during the pace laps of Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway has resulted …

Mon, 05/25/20 – 17:02 | Comments Off on Trio Of Hamlin Crew Members Suspended
Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Brad Keselowski’s long sought after victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway not only gave Ford its first win in stock car racing’s longest race …

Mon, 05/25/20 – 11:35 | Comments Off on Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
Johnson DQ’d After 600
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CONCORD, N.C. – NASCAR relegated Jimmie Johnson to a last-place finish early Monday after his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet failed post-race inspection for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
NASCAR Cup Series managing director Jay Fabian …

Mon, 05/25/20 – 9:22 | Comments Off on Johnson DQ’d After 600
A Memorial Day That Will Long Be Remembered
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CONCORD, N.C. – Nine miles from my Concord, N.C., home sits Charlotte Motor Speedway, a sprawling facility where I have spent the majority of my Memorial Day weekends since 1979. 
When …

Sun, 05/24/20 – 17:32 | Comments Off on A Memorial Day That Will Long Be Remembered
Legends Tackle Virtual Indy On Memorial Day Weekend
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Racing legend Mario Andretti qualified fourth and finished third in the 49th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 31, 1965, a drive that secured him Rookie of the Year …

Sat, 05/23/20 – 8:24 | Comments Off on Legends Tackle Virtual Indy On Memorial Day Weekend
INDYCAR Pulls Pair Of Races
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INDYCAR’s 2020 schedule suffered a pair of hits Thursday, when the NTT IndyCar Series events at Richmond Raceway and the Streets of Toronto were canceled due to local restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cancellation of the …

Thu, 05/21/20 – 17:02 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Pulls Pair Of Races
Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Two NASCAR Cup point races in four days at the same track had never occurred in the series 71-year history until this week at Darlington Raceway and there was very little similarity …

Thu, 05/21/20 – 13:35 | Comments Off on Darlington Double Didn’t Produce Twins
Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Kevin Harvick’s 50th career Cup victory at Darlington Raceway tied him with NASCAR Hall of Fame members Ned Jarrett and Junior Johnson for 12th on the series …

Mon, 05/18/20 – 7:00 | Comments Off on Harvick Leads NASCAR Back Into Racing
Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol
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CONCORD, N.C. – New safety equipment usually emerges after a horrendous crash such as Ryan Newman’s in this year’s Daytona 500, but the veteran NASCAR driver now believes a protocol should be developed to determine …

Sat, 05/16/20 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Newman: NASCAR Needs Capability Protocol