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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 …

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Hamlin Gets Back On Winning Track At MIS
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Denny Hamlin took the lead coming out of the pits on the final pit stops of the day, held off Matt Kenseth over the final five laps and won the Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips …

Sun, 06/19/11 – 14:59 | Comments Off on Hamlin Gets Back On Winning Track At MIS
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Craig Dollansky completed a sweep of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Duel in the Dakotas on Saturday night at River Cities Speedway in Twin Forks when he swept past Jason Sides on the …

Sun, 06/19/11 – 10:18 | Comments Off on Dollansky Tops In N.D.
Race Day: The Boys Are Back And Still Dang Angry
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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It’s a big day today. It’s one that has fans and Sprint Cup drivers contemplating and remembering. It’s one which produces smiles in some and sadness in others.
Nope, not talking …

Sun, 06/19/11 – 9:07 | Comments Off on Race Day: The Boys Are Back And Still Dang Angry
Minter: Some Would Like To Kick The New Can
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Sprint Cup races at Michigan International Speedway, where the circuit is racing this weekend, have a way of turning into gas mileage/strategy races, as have several recent races in both the Sprint Cup and Nationwide …

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Bernstein, Tasca On Pole In Bristol
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Bob Tasca raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car Saturday at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers.
Brandon Bernstein (Top Fuel) and Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) also …

Sat, 06/18/11 – 19:32 | Comments Off on Bernstein, Tasca On Pole In Bristol
Franchitti Fastest At Milwaukee Mile
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Dario Franchitti on Saturday won the pole for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wis.
Joining him on the front row Sunday will be Helio Castroneves.
“It was a combination of the …

Sat, 06/18/11 – 18:51 | Comments Off on Franchitti Fastest At Milwaukee Mile
Edwards Wins NNS Race In Michigan
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Carl Edwards got his fourth victory of the season when he won the Alliance Truck Parts 250 Nationwide Series race at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was his second at MIS.
The victory also gave …

Sat, 06/18/11 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins NNS Race In Michigan
Kurt Busch Wins Michigan Pole
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Kurt Busch won this third straight Sprint Cup pole  Saturday as he and his Penske Racing Dodge laid down the fastest lap for Sunday’s Heluva Good! 400 at Michigan International Speedway.
Busch’s lap was 38.156 seconds …

Sat, 06/18/11 – 14:54 | Comments Off on Kurt Busch Wins Michigan Pole
Bernstein Fastest In Thunder Valley
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Brandon Bernstein won the provisional pole in Top Fuel Friday at the Ford NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals presented by Tri-Cities Area Ford Dealers at Bristol Dragway.
Bob Tasca (Funny Car) and Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) also …

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Some Drivers Just Drifting Their Way Through Life
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – Screeching tires, billowing white smoke and the smell of burning rubber serve as Michael Essa’s calling card, one that likely would drive his authorized BMW dealer …

Fri, 06/17/11 – 11:22 | Comments Off on Some Drivers Just Drifting Their Way Through Life