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The 104th edition of the Indianapolis 500 _ “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” _ will be run later this month without spectators.
Originally scheduled for May 24 and the Memorial Day weekend, this year’s move to …

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Harvick Passes Gasless Earnhardt To Win The Coca-Cola 600
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Kevin Harvick passed an out-of-fuel Dale Earnhardt Jr. for the lead on the final turn of the final lap and went on to win the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday night.
The victory …

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Talk Of Speed Moves From Roads To Track
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The Sprint Cup cars at Charlotte Motor Speedway in today’s Coca-Cola 600 will be going 200 mph. But it was a run at 128 mph that has produced the most buzz around NASCAR this week.
The …

Sun, 05/29/11 – 13:48 | Comments Off on Talk Of Speed Moves From Roads To Track
Minter: When Owners Take Stage, It’s Serious
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – A driver should know the situation is serious when their car owner accompanies them to a press conference, as was the case with both Trevor Bayne and …

Sun, 05/29/11 – 12:04 | One Comment
Servia Is Under Orders Of Paul Newman Today
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis – If actor/racer Paul Newman was patrolling Gasoline Alley at Indianapolis Motor Speedway this morning, Oriol Servia knows exactly what his marching orders would be for the 100th anniversary …

Sun, 05/29/11 – 7:58 | One Comment
Race Day: Helio Reloads For A Fourth Victory
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis – Three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves better hope Race Day spotter Rick Mears is better at identifying cars than he is at counting championships today at Indianapolis Motor …

Sun, 05/29/11 – 7:27 | Comments Off on Race Day: Helio Reloads For A Fourth Victory
Old Friends Meet In Indy Museum
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Two years ago, RacinToday.com senior writer John Sturbin visited the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, which is located in the infield of the world’s most famous auto racing track.
In the museum, Sturbin ran into an old …

Sat, 05/28/11 – 19:21 | Comments Off on Old Friends Meet In Indy Museum
Roush’s Faith In Stenhouse Is Beginning To Pay Off
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – One year ago Ricky Stenhouse Jr. didn’t know if he would keep his NASCAR Nationwide Series ride with Roush Fenway Racing and he certainly never envisioned a …

Sat, 05/28/11 – 18:51 | Comments Off on Roush’s Faith In Stenhouse Is Beginning To Pay Off
Simona Shows True Grit At Indianapolis
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis – The gauze hand-wraps Simona de Silvestro has been wearing for the last 10 days likely will not resonate with the hipsters who shop boutiques for the recently released …

Sat, 05/28/11 – 17:49 | Comments Off on Simona Shows True Grit At Indianapolis
Late Pass Gives Kenseth Nationwide Victory
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Matt Kenseth passed Roush Fenway Racing teammate Carl Edwards with three laps to go and went on to win the Top Gear 300 Nationwide Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon.
The victory was …

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McMurray Shares Pain Of Hometown Neighbors
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By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – For Joplin, Mo., native Jamie McMurray, never being able to go home again is a stark reality the NASCAR driver could never have imagined.
The massive tornado that …

Sat, 05/28/11 – 13:19 | Comments Off on McMurray Shares Pain Of Hometown Neighbors