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Shawn Langdon raced to his third victory of the year on Sunday when he captured the Top Fuel Portion of at the NHRA Midwest Nationals at Gateway Motorsports Park just east of St. Louis in Madison, Ill.
Also taking class victories Sunday were Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Alex Laughlin (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle).
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Porsche V-8 Leads The Field At Rolex
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – Nineteen hours into the twice-around-the-clock Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway and it is still a four-car race.
Out front  on a bitter cold, windy Florida morning is the Porsche Riley of Mike Rockenfeller, Terry Borcheller, Joao Barbosa and Ryan Dalziel, with Scott Pruett, co-driving the remaining […]

Sun, 01/31/10 – 10:47 | 3 Comments
Teen Logano Holds Off Teen Pena
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Was it a battle of future megastars?
Sprint Cup star Joey Logano got his second NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown trophy and Sergio Pena nearly made a historic debut on the national stage.
Logano, 19, held off the 16-year-old Pena and two-time race winner Matt Kobyluck for the victory in the 225-lap race Saturday before a sold-out crowd […]

Sun, 01/31/10 – 7:19 | One Comment
DIS Infield At Night Can Be Bizarre
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – Walking through the pits and the paddock, or driving through the infield, the nighttime hours at the Rolex 24 can be little more than a loud blur.
The lights, the noise from the 40 or so cars on the nearby road circuit, the PA blaring music or garbled interviews. It’s all so […]

Sun, 01/31/10 – 1:49 | One Comment
“Hare” Becomes A Late-Night Casualty In 24
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Editor’s Note: RacinToday has two reporters – Mike Harris and Jonathan Ingram, both veterans of the event – on site at the Rolex 24. They will periodically file updates, notes and features during the race and wrap the event up afterward.
By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – Establishing a pace that keeps your team in […]

Sun, 01/31/10 – 1:41 | One Comment
Ganassi BMW Looking Good In 24
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Editor’s Note: RacinToday has two reporters – Mike Harris and Jonathan Ingram, both veterans of the event – on site at the Rolex 24. They will periodically file updates, notes and features during the race and wrap the event up afterward.
By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Daytona Beach, Fla. – There were several rain men who […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 20:50 | One Comment
Rolex Notes: TV Doctor Now A Real Racer
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Editor’s Note: RacinToday has two reporters – Mike Harris and Jonathan Ingram, both veterans of the event – on site at the Rolex 24. They will periodically file updates, notes and features during the race and wrap the event up afterward.
Daytona Beach, Fla. – Notes from the 48th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 16:55 | 2 Comments
The Woods Of Virginia – Part 8; A.J.’s Revenge
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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The Wood Brothers Racing Team has been one of the backbones of NASCAR since the sport was founded. The Woods, from Stuart, Va., have been racing continuously in the division now known as Sprint Cup since 1953 and have 96 wins to their credit.
In a RacinToday exclusive series, Eddie Wood, […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 10:40 | Comments Off on The Woods Of Virginia – Part 8; A.J.’s Revenge
Rain Could Turn 24 Into Episode Of Survival
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Editor’s Note: RacinToday has two reporters – Mike Harris and Jonathan Ingram, both veterans of the event – on site at the Rolex 24. They will periodically file updates, notes and features during the race and wrap the event up afterward.
Daytona Beach, Fla. – The Rolex 24 at Daytona and rain are no strangers. Three […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 9:42 | One Comment
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Sergio Pena offered up a big surprise at  Toyota Speedway at Irwindale on Friday as he out-ran several Sprint Cup drivers and captured the pole for Saturday’s NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown.
In his first competition in a NASCAR K&N Pro Series race car, the 16-year-old Pena captured the 21 Means 21 Pole Award presented by Coors […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 8:48 | Comments Off on Pena On Pole at Showdown
Block Debut Ends Early
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The 2010 Rally America debut for Ken Block and the Monster World Rally Team Fiesta couldn’t have started any better.
But it came  to a disappointing end.
Block, making his first start as a Ford driver in his newly formed global rally program, piloted the 2011 Fiesta to the quickest time in the first stage of Rally […]

Sat, 01/30/10 – 8:39 | Comments Off on Block Debut Ends Early