Thu, 17/04/14 – 9:49 | No Comment

FORT WORTH, Texas – INDYCAR’s annual aero package conundrum for Texas Motor Speedway likely won’t be solved at the end of a two-day Firestone tire test on Thursday. But any open-wheel fan longing for a return to pack racing with “grandma” and assorted “wankers” needs to get up-to-speed.
“That’s not going to happen,” reigning Indianapolis 500 [...]

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Hamlin At Home Talking About Home Track
Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Increasingly in NASCAR these days, interviews with top drivers occur in scrums held behind the team hauler in the garage. The driver stands on the steps. Reporters push and shove their way to the front, trying to get in a question or two. Others stand around the periphery, straining to [...]

Mon, 04/27/09 – 12:56 | Comments Off
Flag to Flag: Camping World Trucks At Kansas
Nick Bromberg | Senior Writer
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Unable to watch the continuation of the trucks race at Kansas?
Follow along with Nick Bromberg as he keeps you up-to-date on the remaining 100+ laps of the O’Reilly Auto Parts 250.

Mon, 04/27/09 – 12:00 | 17 Comments
Scott Dixon Wins in Kansas
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Scott Dixon wins the RoadRunner Turbo Indy 300 at Kansas Speedway.

Sun, 04/26/09 – 18:25 | Comments Off
Ragan Victory Came At Right Time, Right Place
Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – David Ragan’s first major NASCAR victory, a last-lap thriller in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Talladega, was a long time coming. It followed 185 winless starts in the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series.
It actually was a lot longer than that.
The Ragan family from Unadilla, [...]

Sun, 04/26/09 – 17:55 | Comments Off
Dixon Returns To Form At Kansas
Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Yes, Scott Dixon said, finishes of 16th and 15th in the first two races of the 2009 IndyCar Series season were taking a bit of an emotional toll on him and his team.  He said he was noticing long faces and people on the team “were not as nice to [...]

Sun, 04/26/09 – 17:54 | Comments Off
NASCAR Newscast: Aaron’s 499 Recap
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Brad Keselowski claimed his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Talladega Superspeedway with a spectacular race to the finish line with Carl Edwards. Hear from Keselowski and runner-up Dale Earnhardt Jr. Plus, find out who took over the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points lead.

Sun, 04/26/09 – 17:39 | One Comment
Flag to Flag: Kansas IndyCar
Nick Bromberg | Senior Writer
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Watching the Road Runner Turbo 300 at Kansas Speedway?
Nick Bromberg is.
Join him today as he chats “Flag to Flag” about the race.

Sun, 04/26/09 – 14:03 | 22 Comments
Gilliland, TRG Firing “Blanks” at Cup’s Big Boys
Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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Talledega, Ala. – Forty years ago NASCAR’s regular drivers went on strike at the Talladega Superspeedway and towed their cars out of the massive Alabama track the day before the race. In qualifying for the Aaron’s 499 on Saturday, 10 drivers were trying to fight their way into the field [...]

Sun, 04/26/09 – 12:09 | Comments Off
Saavedra Wins Firestone Indy Lights at Kansas
Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kansas City, Kan. – Sebastian Saavedra captured his first career checkered flag in the Firestone Indy Lights Series Sunday when he won the Kansas Lottery 100 at Kansas Speedway.
Wade Cunningham finished second and Mario Romancini was third.
Finishing fourth was Ana Beatriz. It was her third top-five finish of the season.
A [...]

Sun, 04/26/09 – 12:08 | Comments Off
Flag to Flag: Talladega
Nick Bromberg | Senior Writer
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Watching the Aaron’s 499 at Talladega Sunday afternoon?
Nick Bromberg is.
Join him today as he chats “Flag to Flag” about the race.

Sun, 04/26/09 – 12:00 | 50 Comments