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Roush Fenway Racing announced Wednesday that former NASCAR Cup Series champion Matt Kenseth will return to the team and drive No. 6 Ford Fusion for a part of the 2018 season.
“It’s a great feeling to return to where it all started for me in the Cup Series,” said Kenseth. “There aren’t many people who have […]

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Biffle Says Fast Cars Are About To Boot Bad Luck
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kansas City, Kan. – Greg Biffle’s eyes get really big as he talks about the start to his 2011 Sprint Cup season. He fidgets a bit and repositions himself in his chair as he talks – perhaps because the chairs in the Kansas Speedway media center are of back-straining hardness, […]

Sat, 04/9/11 – 12:15 | Comments Off on Biffle Says Fast Cars Are About To Boot Bad Luck
Buckler, Lally And TRG Trying On The Blue Oval
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Fort Worth, Texas – Kevin Buckler’s ace lineup of sports car drivers has stood on podiums and sprayed champagne from Daytona Beach to Le Mans.
The Racer’s Group has been competing and winning at the top level of the sports car genre since 1993… and bottom-feeding in NASCAR ‘s Sprint Cup Series since 2009. It’s a […]

Sat, 04/9/11 – 7:30 | Comments Off on Buckler, Lally And TRG Trying On The Blue Oval
Edwards The Lone Star In TMS Nationwide Race
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Carl Edwards dominated the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night as he led 169 laps en route to the victory.
The victory was Edwards’ first of the year in the series. It was the first for the Ford Mustang in the series.
“This is a huge night for Mustang […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 21:50 | Comments Off on Edwards The Lone Star In TMS Nationwide Race
Ragan Earns First Pole Of His Cup Career
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Fort Worth, Texas – David Ragan apparently planted the seeds for his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole one month ago at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
“First thing is that I wasn’t backwards coming off Turn 2 like I was at Vegas, so that helped,” said Ragan, shortly after earning P1 for the Samsung Mobile […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 18:47 | Comments Off on Ragan Earns First Pole Of His Cup Career
Edwards On NNS Pole At TMS
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Carl Edwards won the pole for Friday night’s Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday afternoon.
Edwards turned a fast lap at 178.938 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford Fusion.
Second fastest was Brad Keselowski, the defending series champion, in a Penske Racing Dodge. His top lap was at 178.743 mph.
Starting third tonight will […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 17:02 | Comments Off on Edwards On NNS Pole At TMS
Pedley: Junior Is Just Never Going To Be Senior
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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As much as many fans want Dale Earnhardt Jr. to be Dale Earnhardt Sr., it has become quite clear that that is not in the offing.
There has never been any evidence that the son possessed the same qualities in a Sprint Cup car as the did the father and it […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 16:22 | 8 Comments
Garcia, Spirit Of Daytona On Grand-Am Pole
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Antonio Garcia ran a lap of 101.368 mph (1:21.682) in the Spirit of Daytona Racing entry in Friday’s qualifying at Barber Motorsports Park to capture the pole for Saturday’s Porsche 250.
It was the first career pole in the Rolex Grand-Am Racing Series for Garcia, Spirit of Daytona Racing and the Coyote chassis.
“This is my fourth […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 15:13 | Comments Off on Garcia, Spirit Of Daytona On Grand-Am Pole
New Season, Same Old Situation For Kenseth
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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Mr. Consistency is up to his old ways and off to a solid start in 2011.
Former NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Matt Kenseth arrived at Texas Motor Speedway this week with three top-10 finishes in the first six races of the season and holding down ninth place in the points.
Even better, […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 7:42 | Comments Off on New Season, Same Old Situation For Kenseth
Pagenaud Will Make Best Of An Awkward Situation
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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It’s the old “not the best of circumstances” circumstance for veteran road racer Simon Pagenaud, but he’ll take it.
Pagenaud, a Frenchman who is a reigning American Le Mans Series champion, will make is IZOD IndyCar Series debut this weekend at the Honda Grand Peix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park […]

Fri, 04/8/11 – 7:34 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Will Make Best Of An Awkward Situation
Hood: Greetings From The Adult Version Of Disney World
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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West Palm Beach, Fla. – The second weekend of April traditionally offers an abundant supply of sports-related opportunities for sports junkies.
That was certainly the case for me as I checked the calendar and began making my plans for this weekend, fully realizing the azaleas and dogwoods would be near full-bloom […]

Thu, 04/7/11 – 20:16 | Comments Off on Hood: Greetings From The Adult Version Of Disney World