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Fernando Alonso logged his first test laps in an LMP2 car earlier this week as the Formula One superstar began preparations to compete with United Autosports in the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona, America’s most prestigious endurance sports car race.
A two-time Formula One World Driving Champion, Alonso tested the team’s Ligier JS P217 at Motorland […]

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Dillon Gives RCR A Win
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Austin Dillon’s remarkable rookie season rolled on Saturday night as he took the lead with 35 laps to go and went on to win the Smith’s Food and Drug Stores 350 Camping World Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the second of the year for Dillon and his Richard Childress Racing […]

Sun, 09/26/10 – 6:51 | Comments Off on Dillon Gives RCR A Win
Rain Puts Wilkerson On Pole, JFR On The Spot
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Ennis, Texas – A rain-delayed and eventually shortened Funny Car qualifying session at Texas Motorplex Saturday saw Tim Wilkerson claim his first pole of the season, and set up a dilemma for John Force Racing.
Wilkerson moved from third after Friday’s opening two rounds to the pole via a 1,000-foot pass of 4.079-seconds and 305.77 mph […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 22:10 | Comments Off on Rain Puts Wilkerson On Pole, JFR On The Spot
Busch Wins Dover NNS Race
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Kyle Busch dominated Saturday’s Dover 200 Nationwide Series Saturday to get his 11th victory of the season.
The victory total is a new record for a season and Busch did it in just 23 races. Busch passed Sam Ard to get the record.
“Pretty spectacular,” he said of the record.
Busch started from the No. 2 spot but […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 16:41 | Comments Off on Busch Wins Dover NNS Race
Hamlin, Harvick Clash At Dover
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Apparently, Clint Bowyer’s Richard Childress Racing teammates have his back.
RCR driver Kevin Harvick mixed it up with Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin on the track during practice on Saturday at Dover International Speedway and then in the infield afterward.
The incidents occurred a day after Hamlin called Bowyer, who was penalized by NASCAR after the […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 13:41 | 2 Comments
Tonglet Has His Eyes On The Biggest Prize
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Ennis, Texas – Back-to-back playoff wins and a sponsorship windfall have re-prioritized LE Tonglet’s NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle to-do list.
“We haven’t really talked about the Rookie of the Year Award since (winning) Indy, because we really want that championship,” said Tonglet, an improbable yet bona fide first-year contender for the […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 13:12 | Comments Off on Tonglet Has His Eyes On The Biggest Prize
Logano On NNS Pole
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The starting grid for Saturday afternoon’s Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway will feature an all Joe Gibbs Racing front row.
Joey Logano will be on the pole for the Dover 200 and Kyle Busch will be in P2.
Logano’s fast lap was at  154.308 mph. Busch had a lap at 154.143 mph.
Logano will be going […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 10:56 | Comments Off on Logano On NNS Pole
Transcript: Childress On 33 Car
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Here is a full transcript of the press conference which NASCAR team owner Richard Childress conducted at Dover International Speedway on Friday:
Childress: “Really I don’t have a lot more to say than we said in our press release. Three things that stand out to me that we said in the press release is […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Transcript: Childress On 33 Car
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Jac Haudenschild  won again at Eldora Speedway in Ohio on Friday night, using a textbook slide job in turns one and two on the 23rd lap to take the lead from Sammy Swindell en route to winning for the fifth time this season with the World of Outlaws.
The $10,000 victory for Haudenschild, who started seventh […]

Sat, 09/25/10 – 6:52 | Comments Off on Haudenschild Slides To Eldora Win
Dixon Is Texas Star So Far
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Ennis, Texas –  Not even a pair of lengthy clean-ups for oildowns on a hot afternoon could keep Larry Dixon from atop the Top Fuel time sheet Friday afternoon at Texas Motorplex.
And Dixon remained the provisional pole-sitter Friday evening, regaining the No. 1 spot from Brandon Bernstein on the night’s […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 18:15 | Comments Off on Dixon Is Texas Star So Far
Cup Drivers Rip Into Bowyer and Childress
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Dover, Del. – The zingers were flying fast and furious on Friday over NASCAR’s decision to penalize Clint Bowyer and the No. 33 team following their victory in New Hampshire last weekend.
Bowyer and team owner Richard Childress pleaded their innocence in front of a packed media center at Dover International […]

Fri, 09/24/10 – 15:47 | 8 Comments