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INDIANAPOLIS – Now that David Letterman has quit his job in the real world, Graham Rahal hopes he’ll come play with his Big Boy Toys.
Letterman made his annual pilgrimage to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Sunday’s 99th edition of the Indianapolis 500, five days after signing-off as host of the “Late Show With David Letterman” after […]

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Force Jumps To Top At Bandimere
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Funny Car icon John Force rocketed to the quickest run in Bandimere Speedway history Friday to take the provisional qualifying lead at the 35th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals.
Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and Hector Arana Jr. (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series […]

Sat, 07/19/14 – 7:12 | Comments Off on Force Jumps To Top At Bandimere
Pagenaud Tops Practice In Toronto
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Frenchman Simon Pagenaud posted the quickest lap in two Verizon IndyCar Series practice sessions for this weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader.
Pagenaud, who has drove the No. 77 Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports Honda to two road victories this season, recorded a best lap of 1 minute, 0.0084 seconds on the 1.7-mile, 11-turn temporary street circuit on […]

Fri, 07/18/14 – 17:35 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Tops Practice In Toronto
Cup Rookie Larson In No Mood To Take Vacation
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JOLIET, Ill. – This is a rare off-weekend for the Sprint Cup Series. But that didn’t stop Kasey Kahne and Kyle Larson, full-time drivers in NASCAR’s top series, from showing up in Chicago on Friday to participate in Saturday night’s Nationwide Series EnjoyIllinois.com 300.
As they met the media at Chicagoland Speedway early Friday afternoon, Larson […]

Fri, 07/18/14 – 16:27 | Comments Off on Cup Rookie Larson In No Mood To Take Vacation
OAK The Class Of The Tudor Field In Canada
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OAK Racing became a Tudor United SportsCar Championship winner on Sunday when it captured the overall victory at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.
Driving OAK’s winning No. 42 Morgan/Nissan were Gustavo Yacaman and Olivier Pla. They every one of the 133 laps in the two-hour, 45-minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix Presented by Hawk Performance.
Based in Le Mans, […]

Mon, 07/14/14 – 6:10 | Comments Off on OAK The Class Of The Tudor Field In Canada
Keselowski Dominates, Wins At New Hampshire
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By Mike Harris |  Senior Writer
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LOUDON, N.H. – Some teams tried stretching their fuel mileage. Others gambled on taking two tires or rolled the dice with four. No matter the strategy, nobody was going to beat Brad Keselowski on Sunday.
The 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion was the class of the field in the Camping World […]

Sun, 07/13/14 – 15:24 | Comments Off on Keselowski Dominates, Wins At New Hampshire
Madsen Takes Crown At Kings Royal
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Kerry Madsen won the prestigious Kings Royal sprint car race, one of the most coveted prizes on the World of Outlaws STP Series schedule, on Saturday night.
“I just want to thank Eldora Speedway for just letting me be part of this fantastic race,” Madsen said at historic Eldora Speedway after his victoy. “I moved over […]

Sun, 07/13/14 – 7:59 | Comments Off on Madsen Takes Crown At Kings Royal
Hunter-Reay Stuns Kanaan In Iowa IndyCar Race
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If somebody was going to beat Tony Kanaan in Saturday night’s Iowa Corn Indy 300, he was going to have to do something bold in the late going. That somebody turned out to be Michael Andretti.
Andretti, the owner of Andretti Autosport, ordered driver Ryan Hunter-Reay – who was running 10th – into the pits during […]

Sun, 07/13/14 – 7:41 | Comments Off on Hunter-Reay Stuns Kanaan In Iowa IndyCar Race
Keselowski Claims NNS Race In Loudon
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Brad Keselowski eased away from Kyle Busch over the final laps to win Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon.
Busch held on to finish second.
“This is really satisfying,” Keselowski, driving the Team Penske No. 22 Ford Mustang, said. “This team has deserved to win a few races and things just […]

Sat, 07/12/14 – 17:31 | Comments Off on Keselowski Claims NNS Race In Loudon
Logano’s Homecoming Off To A Rough Start
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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LOUDON, N.H. – Joey Logano has come a long way since his inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup victory in a rain-shortened race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in July, 2009.
Logano was a raw 19-year-old when things fell his way that day.
Now 24 and owner of four more Cup victories, including two […]

Sat, 07/12/14 – 17:10 | Comments Off on Logano’s Homecoming Off To A Rough Start
Ganassi Cars Dominate Iowa Qualifying
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Scott Dixon earned the pole for Saturday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway by setting a two-lap qualifying track record of 186.256 mph.
Target Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Tony Kanaan, the 2010 race winner on the .894-mile, variably-banked oval while with Andretti Autosport, recorded a two-lap average speed of 185.891 mph in the No. 10 entry to […]

Sat, 07/12/14 – 7:08 | Comments Off on Ganassi Cars Dominate Iowa Qualifying