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Martin Truex Jr. turned in another dominating performance in winning at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night. This time his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory there came without late-race drama of last year’s.
Truex, who led 175 of 267 laps in his Furniture Row Racing Toyota on Saturday, passed Kurt Busch for the lead with 44 laps […]

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Rain Halts Xfinity Race
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Eight laps into Friday night’s Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway, rain slowed the proceedings, forcing a caution with Blake Koch in the lead.
With the rain intensifying, NASCAR red-flagged the event after Lap 11 and brought the cars to pit road. After a wait of more than an hour, the […]

Sat, 07/1/17 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Rain Halts Xfinity Race
Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
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Dale Earnhardt Jr., in what could be his last driving appearance at Daytona International Speedway, will start Saturday night’s race from the pole position.
Earnhardt, who is retiring as a full-time Cup driver at the end of the season, laid down a lap at 190.973 mph in Friday’s qualifying session to net the pole.
After doing so, […]

Fri, 06/30/17 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Earnhardt Jr. On The Cup Pole At Daytona
Healthy Torrence Rolls On In Norwalk
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A “mild heart attack” generously is defined as one suffered by someone other than yourself. So, one year after such a life-threatening medical issue forced him into the role of reluctant spectator, Steve Torrence won his Top Fuel-leading fourth event of the season Sunday via a final-round, hole shot pass to cap in the 11th […]

Mon, 06/26/17 – 7:11 | Comments Off on Healthy Torrence Rolls On In Norwalk
Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
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Kevin Harvick took the lead with with 22 laps to go and then coasted – literally, to save fuel – to the checkered flag in Sunday’ Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at the Sonoma Raceway road course.
The victory was the first of the season for Harvick and it came under caution as Kasey Kahne […]

Sun, 06/25/17 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Harvick Coasts To Victory At Sonoma Raceway
Dixon Ruins Team Penske’s Weekend In Wisconsin
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After qualifying on Saturday, Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon dejectedly labeled himself “best in class” behind the four-car Team Penske group. But best in class became best in field on Sunday as Dixon moved steadily forward from his No. 5 qualifying spot, took the lead just after half way and went on to win the […]

Sun, 06/25/17 – 14:24 | Comments Off on Dixon Ruins Team Penske’s Weekend In Wisconsin
Eliminations Field Set In Norwalk
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Matt Hagan drove to his third Funny Car pole of the season Saturday at the 11th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio.
Doug Kalitta (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were also No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at the […]

Sun, 06/25/17 – 7:31 | Comments Off on Eliminations Field Set In Norwalk
Byron Picks Up First Xfinity Win
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William Byron won his first Xfinity Series race Saturday night as he cruised to a win at Iowa Speedway.
“I feel it all kind of comes around in racing and last week we were so close,” said Byron, who finished a mere .012 seconds behind Joe Gibbs Racing veteran Denny Hamlin last Saturday at Michigan International […]

Sun, 06/25/17 – 7:21 | Comments Off on Byron Picks Up First Xfinity Win
Hamilton Moves In On F1 Pole Record
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Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton continued to rewrite Formula One history Saturday, when he qualified on-pole for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix at the expense of boyhood hero Ayrton Senna.
Hamilton’s fast lap of 1-minute, 40.593-seconds set a track qualifying record around the 3.730-mile/6.003-kilometer/20-turn Baku City Circuit. Hamilton’s hot lap was 0.434-seconds better than runnerup and teammate Valtteri […]

Sun, 06/25/17 – 6:58 | Comments Off on Hamilton Moves In On F1 Pole Record
Castroneves Leads Penske Qualifying Blitz At Road America
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Helio Castroneves led Team Penske’s all-out assault on the pole position during Saturday’s qualifying for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at the Road American road course in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The pole was the 50th of Castroneves’ IndyCar Series career. He laid down a fast lap of 1- minute, 47.3-seconds at the 14-turn, 4.0-mile track to get it.
“Man, […]

Sat, 06/24/17 – 17:11 | Comments Off on Castroneves Leads Penske Qualifying Blitz At Road America
Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole
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Kyle Larson edged teammate Jamie McMurray in NASCAR Cup qualifying at the Sonoma road course on Saturday to win the pole for Sunday’s race.
The time difference between the Chip Ganassi Racing drivers was .091 seconds.
“The whole lap actually felt pretty bad,” said Larson, who won his third pole of the season, his first at Sonoma and […]

Sat, 06/24/17 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Larson Edges Teammate To Win Sonoma Pole