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NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin and former NBA star/current NBA team owner Michael Jordan have announced that they will form a new Cup Series team and its car will be driven by Bubba Wallace.
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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
Penske Crew Running Strong In Long Beach
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Team Penske teammates Ryan Briscoe and Will Power topped the combined practice (two sessions) time chart as IZOD IndyCar Series drivers prepared for three rounds of qualifications for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Briscoe, …

Sat, 04/16/11 – 8:19 | Comments Off on Penske Crew Running Strong In Long Beach
Smith Says He’s Closing In On His First Victory
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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To say Regan Smith is due for some good fortune is probably an understatement.
Despite going through his first 102 NASCAR Sprint Cup races without a win, Smith goes into Sunday’s …

Sat, 04/16/11 – 8:00 | Comments Off on Smith Says He’s Closing In On His First Victory
Hight On Top At Four-Wides
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Funny Car points leader Robert Hight continued his torrid start to the 2011 season by earning the provisional No. 1 qualifying position at the VisitMyrtleBeach.com NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway.
The other provisional No. 1 …

Fri, 04/15/11 – 18:54 | Comments Off on Hight On Top At Four-Wides
Ingram: Richert To Bring TRG Into A New Light
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – There were a lot of jokes about the wind and darkness at the Talladega Superspeedway on Friday, where rain shut down the second Sprint Cup practice early …

Fri, 04/15/11 – 18:09 | Comments Off on Ingram: Richert To Bring TRG Into A New Light
Scary Weather Has Drivers Speeding For Shelter
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Talladega, Ala. – Friday’s media sessions at Talladega Superspeedway had the feel of one of those situations where you meet someone and can’t think of anything better to start the conversation with than to say: …

Fri, 04/15/11 – 17:09 | Comments Off on Scary Weather Has Drivers Speeding For Shelter