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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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Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
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Mike Conway passed Ryan Briscoe for the lead with 13 laps to go and went on  to win Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix race through the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
The pass came …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 17:23 | Comments Off on Conway Wins Long Beach On Late Pass
Plate Debate Rages On After Talladega
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – Two of the big debates in racing today involve how the competition today compares to what went on in the so-called good-old days and whether a great
finish …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 17:11 | 3 Comments
Johnson Wins Four-Wide Talladega Drag Race
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Jimmie Johnson, with Dale Earnhardt Jr. pushing, slipped past Clint Bowyer and his wing man Kevin Harvick at the finish line on the final lap and won the Aaron’s 499
Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 17:00 | One Comment
Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
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Del Worsham, Jack Beckman and Greg Anderson emerged as winners of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Sunday afternoon.
Worsham won the Top Fuel portion of the event, edging Al-Anabi Racing teammate …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 16:39 | Comments Off on Worsham Stays Hot, Winning The Four-Wides
Three Will Surely Be A Crowd Today At Talladega
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Talladega is back and so is the type of two-car drafting that made the 2011 Daytona so, um, memorable.
It’s been called “Pairs Racing”, “Noah’s Ark Racing”, “Dirty Dancing” and, courtesy …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 8:18 | Comments Off on Three Will Surely Be A Crowd Today At Talladega
Pedley: NASCAR Teams Getting Too Cozy?
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Auto racing. One-on-42. A driver and his team against the world. Asking for nothing and giving less. It’s a sport were a helping hand is often slapped away with a …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 6:41 | One Comment
Gordon Wins Pole, Suggests Big Changes
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Jeff Gordon led a Hendrick Motorsports land rush during qualifying and won the pole on Saturday for Sunday’s Aaron’s 499 Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway. And then he issued …

Sun, 04/17/11 – 6:07 | Comments Off on Gordon Wins Pole, Suggests Big Changes
Power Powers On In Streets Of Long Beach
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Will Power of Team Penske on Saturday won the pole for Sunday’s IZOD IndyCar Series race through the streets of Long Beach, Calif.
Power will start along side of Ryan Hunter-Reay of Andretti Autosport on the …

Sat, 04/16/11 – 19:05 | Comments Off on Power Powers On In Streets Of Long Beach
Force, Worsham, Line Win 4-Wide Poles
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John Force inched closer to the one major NHRA record that eludes him when he collected his 136th career No. 1 qualifier Saturday at the VisitMyrtleBeach.com NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
The other provisional No. …

Sat, 04/16/11 – 18:53 | Comments Off on Force, Worsham, Line Win 4-Wide Poles
Busch Wins ‘Crazy’ Talladega Nationwide Series race
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Kyle Busch won the Aaron’s 312 Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon and in restrictor-plate racing 2011 style, got essential help from drafting partner  Joey Logano.
Logano finished second.
Joe Nemechek finished third and …

Sat, 04/16/11 – 17:18 | 3 Comments