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In 1994, Andy Hillenburg became the first Oklahoman to win the prestigious Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals. The Golden Driller Award made its way home Saturday night as Norman, Oklahoma’s, Christopher Bell emerged as champion of the 31st annual edition of the “Mecca of Midgets” in Tulsa.
Driving the No. 71W for Keith Kunz Motorsports, Bell’s […]

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Flag to Flag: Texas
| Senior Writer

Watching the rain delayed Samsung Mobile 500? Or stuck at work, wishing someone would tell you about the action?
Nick Bromberg is your man.
Follow along here with a live chat as he covers the action Flag to Flag from Texas Motor Speedway

Sun, 04/18/10 – 9:24 | Comments Off on Flag to Flag: Texas
Saldana Wins At I-55
Joey Saldana won the World of Outlaws event Saturday night at I-55 Raceway in Pevely, Mo.
It was one of the toughest and most demanding races of his career, as he raced for the third time since having 10 screws and a plate inserted into his broken left hand. He lined up 13 th at the […]

Sun, 04/18/10 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Saldana Wins At I-55
Race Day: GWC Blues
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Editor’s Note: Persistent rain and a gloomy Sunday evening forecast caused NASCAR to postpone the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series races that were scheduled Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway.
The Samsung Mobile 500 Sprint Cup race was rescheduled for noon (EDT) Monday, and the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide event will follow at about 5 p.m. […]

Sun, 04/18/10 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Race Day: GWC Blues
Pagenaud Wins With Late Pass
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
Simon Pagenaud took the lead from a sliding Adrian Fernandez on the last lap to win the American Le Mans Series race at Long Beach. The driver of the Acura ARX-01C chassis lost the lead to the Lola-Aston Martin of Fernandez six minutes before the finish of the one hour […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 21:36 | Comments Off on Pagenaud Wins With Late Pass
Brown Heads Field In Vegas
Del Worsham raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car Saturday at the NHRA Nationals in Las Vegas.
Antron Brown and Mike Edwards also will lead their respective categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations as the No. 1 qualifiers at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.
Worsham was able to overcome the […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 20:41 | Comments Off on Brown Heads Field In Vegas
Power Powers To Another Pole
Will Power continued his rampage through the IZOD IndyCar Series 2010 season winning the pole for Sunday’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on Saturday.
Team Penske’s Power, who has won two of the first three races on the schedule, won his third pole of the four-race season. His only non-pole start came in the season-opening […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 18:49 | Comments Off on Power Powers To Another Pole
Rain Sets Up Doubleheader
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Fort Worth, Texas – NASCAR intends to play two at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday.
Day-long rain in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex forced NASCAR officials to postpone Saturday’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Nationwide Series race. The event has been rescheduled for 8 p.m. (CDT) Sunday, following conclusion of the Samsung Mobile […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 18:08 | 2 Comments
Will Blades Cut It? Rain Gets In Way Of Note Taking
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Fort Worth, Texas – A steady rain washed-out two scheduled NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practices at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday, leaving the majority of the soggy garage area occupants with incomplete notebooks for the Samsung Mobile 500.
Not so for Juan Pablo Montoya and crew chief Brian Pattie.
“I was well-prepared,” said […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 17:37 | Comments Off on Will Blades Cut It? Rain Gets In Way Of Note Taking
NHRA To Go Back Four More
The NHRA announced Saturday that the 2011 NHRA Four Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway will once again feature four-wide racing in all four professional categories.
The event debuted earlier this spring at the facilities unique four-lane track. Next year’s event will again be the only race on the 2011 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series schedule […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 16:18 | Comments Off on NHRA To Go Back Four More
Jac Is Back At Paducah
Jac Haudenschild returned to the top of the podium on Friday night at Paducah International Raceway in Kentucky to score his first win of 2010 and the 52nd of his World of Outlaws career.
Haudenschild took the lead on the opening lap from Jason Sides, who started on the pole and then withstood battles from Jason […]

Sat, 04/17/10 – 10:06 | One Comment