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Richard Petty Motorsports’ famed No. 43 will return to the “Bowtie Brigade” beginning with the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season.
RPM and Richard Childress Racing (RCR) have announced a partnership between the two championship-winning organizations.  Longtime General Motors and Chevrolet partner RCR will supply chassis and engineering support to RPM, the organization founded […]

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Minter: Golden Memories Of Racing In Atlanta
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – With Atlanta Motor Speedway celebrating its Golden Anniversary it’s natural to look back on your own personal experiences over the years, especially if you live within earshot of the track.
Standing in the garage Saturday afternoon, looking across the way at the backstretch, which once was the frontstretch, […]

Sun, 09/5/10 – 9:33 | Comments Off on Minter: Golden Memories Of Racing In Atlanta
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The tight points race in the World of Outlaws got even tighter after Saturday night’s race at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Wash.
Steve Kinser and Joey Saldana have been neck and neck on the track and in the standings for much of the season. At Skagit, the duo traded the lead a couple of times but Kinser […]

Sun, 09/5/10 – 7:32 | Comments Off on Kinser Wins, Closes At Skagit
Castroneves Wins, Race Tightens At Kentucky
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Helio Castroneves now knows both sides of what it’s like to play the fuel at Kentucky Speedway.
Denied a victory on the 1.5-mile oval when he ran out of fuel heading to the checkered flag in 2008, Castroneves collaborated with Team Penske president Tim Cindric on an ethanol-stingy strategy that won the IZOD IndyCar Series’ Kentucky […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 21:41 | Comments Off on Castroneves Wins, Race Tightens At Kentucky
Dixon Roars To Top At U.S. Nationals
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Larry Dixon took teh qualifying lead Saturday at the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals presented by Lucas Oil, capping a record-setting day of performances at the world’s most prestigious drag race.
Matt Hagan, Jeg Coughlin and Andrew Hines also were qualifying leaders in their categories at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event, the first of […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 21:03 | Comments Off on Dixon Roars To Top At U.S. Nationals
McMurray Beats Busch in Atlanta
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – Two entities that have been beaten down in recent times emerged victorious on Saturday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Jamie McMurray, the driver Roush Fenway Racing decided to put on the street to meet NASCAR’s limit of four drivers per race team, outran the Nationwide Series’ best drivers […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 20:25 | Comments Off on McMurray Beats Busch in Atlanta
Minter: Drivers Insist Numbers Do Lie
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – In his interview session at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday, Carl Edwards weighed in on a subject that has always been one of great intrigue in motorsports – and other sports too for that matter.
His comments point out the fact that a driver’s skill level doesn’t always […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 20:02 | 2 Comments
Pole Starter Hamlin Looking At Chase
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – The chase is on. But does that mean teams are more focused on points racing rather than a victory in Sunday’s race at the Atlanta Motor Speedway?
With the NASCAR post-season about to start in two races, those who are trying to win the Chase for the NASCAR […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 19:51 | Comments Off on Pole Starter Hamlin Looking At Chase
Kahne Wins NNS Pole at Atlanta
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Kasey Kahne was fastest at Atlanta Motor Speedway, grabbing the Coors Light Pole for the Nationwide series Great Clips 300. Kyle Busch will start second, with Reed Sorenson, Ryan Newman and Carl Edwards filling the other top five spots.

Sat, 09/4/10 – 15:31 | Comments Off on Kahne Wins NNS Pole at Atlanta
Atlanta Notes: A Race Gordon Glad He Didn’t Win
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – Jeff Gordon reminisced Saturday morning about his role in what is arguably the most-famous finish in the 50-year history of Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Just weeks following the death of Dale Earnhardt, Kevin Harvick pulled off an improbable victory after edging Gordon by inches at the 1.54-mile oval in […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 12:18 | Comments Off on Atlanta Notes: A Race Gordon Glad He Didn’t Win
Edwards Looking Dynastic In NHRA Pro Stock
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Clermont, Ind. – Mike Edwards has been pedaling Pro Stock cars down drag strips for a while now. He’s seen enough of the sport to know that success in that division of the NHRA Full Throttle series can be contageous.
Pro Stock, he’s observed, tends to be the division which produces […]

Sat, 09/4/10 – 9:50 | One Comment