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INDYCAR-sanctioned races at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway, and a doubleheader weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three NTT IndyCar Series events previously scheduled now will …

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Sauter On Camping World Pole At Martinsville
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Johnny Sauter on Saturday morning won the pole for Saturday afternoon’s Kroger 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Sauter posted a lap at 95.463 mph to get the pole in his Chevrolet truck.
Second …

Sat, 04/2/11 – 10:51 | Comments Off on Sauter On Camping World Pole At Martinsville
Raikkonen Signs With Kyle Busch’s Truck Team
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A former world driving champion will take the first steps toward becoming an American champion this summer in Charlotte.
Kyle Busch Motorsports announced Saturday that it has signed former Formula 1 …

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Pedley: Sorry But I Am Not Yet Getting The Point
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Not far from the coffee pot in the infield media center at Daytona International Speedway about 10 years ago, the late Bob Latford sat at small, white table wasting his …

Sat, 04/2/11 – 9:39 | 2 Comments
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Sammy Swindell held off Tim Kaeding to win the World of Outlaws inaugural event at Merced Speedway on Friday night.
Swindell, who won for the second time this season in his Big Game Treestands Maxim, said, …

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Dixon Back In Form In Vegas
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Defending Top Fuel champion Larry Dixon raced took the provisional pole Friday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Cruz Pedregon and Mike Edwards also were qualifying leaders in their …

Fri, 04/1/11 – 20:42 | Comments Off on Dixon Back In Form In Vegas
A Few Words With: The Five-Time Champion
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A Jimmie Johnson slump: Kind of an oxymoron the last five years. But as the Sprint Cup Series arrives in Martinville for Sunday’s Goody’s Fast Relief 500, the defending five-time champion is suffering a …

Fri, 04/1/11 – 20:13 | Comments Off on A Few Words With: The Five-Time Champion
NHRA Pro Stocker Line Is Off To A Perfect Start
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Every year, Jason Line tells somebody somewhere that the goal for his NHRA Pro Stock season is to win (fill in the number of events that are held that season …

Fri, 04/1/11 – 10:55 | One Comment
Newman Is Driving Like A New Man In 2011
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Call it solid preparation and execution or call it luck. Ryan Newman is off to a great start in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series.
Heading to Martinsville for the sixth race of the season, the Stewart …

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Minter: Gordon Talks Numbers, Family And Future
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Bristol, Tenn. – It had been about a year since I’d had a one-on-one interview with Jeff Gordon, so back at Daytona I asked his publicist Jon Edwards if he’d put me on Jeff’s calendar …

Fri, 04/1/11 – 7:00 | 7 Comments
Racin News: Reutimann To Sub For Injured Truex
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In racin’ news today, Thursday, March 31:
Pastrana-Waltrip Racing announced that David Reutimann will drive the No. 99 Toyota Camry in the April 8 Nationwide race at Texas Motor Speedway while Ryan Truex recovers from wrist …

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