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DARLINGTON, S.C. – Two NASCAR Cup point races in four days at the same track had never occurred in the series 71-year history until this week at Darlington Raceway and there was very little similarity …

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The Numbers Say Plenty About Tom Kristensen
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Sebring, Fla. – The numbers scream. They put Tom Kristensen in a class by himself in sports car endurance racing. They answer trivia questions.
But, standing in the Sebring infield and …

Sat, 03/19/11 – 7:24 | Comments Off on The Numbers Say Plenty About Tom Kristensen
Racing, Wrecking A Hot Topic At New Bristol
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Bristol, Tenn. – One of the subjects being debated on Friday morning at Bristol Motor Speedway is how the racing on the reconfigured race track and its progressive banking compares to what went on before …

Sat, 03/19/11 – 7:00 | 2 Comments
Strong New Peugeot On Pole Versus Audi
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Sebring, Fla. – A new era of endurance racing began at America’s oldest road racing circuit with a new car on the pole for the 59th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours …

Fri, 03/18/11 – 17:37 | Comments Off on Strong New Peugeot On Pole Versus Audi
Edwards Continues To Sizzle
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Bristol, Tenn. – Las Vegas winner Carl Edwards continued his recent hot streak, leading every practice session in which he participated and capping it off by winning the pole for …

Fri, 03/18/11 – 15:37 | One Comment
Woody: And The Rich Get Richer…
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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I read that Hendrick Motorsports is building an outdoor pit-crew training facility that includes a six-lane track, 75-yard AstroTurf field and strength & conditioning area.
It goes to show what they …

Fri, 03/18/11 – 11:40 | 3 Comments
Rahal’s New Home Is Actually His Old Home
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Sebring, Fla. – If body language and tone of voice are any indication, Bobby Rahal is not totally comfortable about being asked about “moving’ from Indycar racing to sports car …

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Audi Vs. Peugeot Is Under Way
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Sebring, Fla. – The heavyweight challengers traded blows during Thursday’s practice sessions for Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring race. When the track was finally put to bed late in the evening, Audi and …

Fri, 03/18/11 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Audi Vs. Peugeot Is Under Way
Pedley: Looking Back And Looking Forward
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Sebring, Fla. – Suddenly, the mass throwing of empty beer cans into the netting on Fireman’s Hill at Road America stopped. Suddenly, all got quiet except for a slight tremor …

Fri, 03/18/11 – 6:13 | 3 Comments
McMurray, Dixon Trade Places
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A swap meet of sorts was held in Alabama on Wednesday.
That’s where IndyCar driver Scott Dixon and NASCAR’s Jamie McMurray traded rides. Dixon took the wheel of McMurray’s car at Talladega Superspeedway while McMurray took …

Thu, 03/17/11 – 6:39 | Comments Off on McMurray, Dixon Trade Places
Busch Says NHRA Was Anything But A Drag
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Kurt Busch returns to his day job this week – driving the No. 22  Sprint Cup Dodge for  Penske Racing at Bristol Motor Speedway.
But during a teleconference on Wednesday, Busch took a look back at …

Wed, 03/16/11 – 17:24 | Comments Off on Busch Says NHRA Was Anything But A Drag