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It took only eight minutes during the first of three rounds of knockout qualifying Saturday for the track record to start falling at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
The rewriting began when Verizon IndyCar Series veteran Tony Kanaan logged a lap in 1 minute, 06.7442-seconds around on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn street circuit. During the […]

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Jimmie Johnson Wins Dover Race
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By Nick Bromberg Special Correspondent
Jimmie Johnson dominated the Autism Speaks 400, but needed a spectacular late-race drive to win the race.
When a caution flag flew with 38 laps to go, Johnson was leading, but took four tires and had a slow pit stop and fell all the way to ninth.
Greg Biffle inherited the lead with […]

Sun, 05/31/09 – 19:50 | One Comment
NASCAR Newscast: Autism Speaks 400, presented by Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips & Cheese Recap

With a perfect Driver Rating, Jimmie Johnson dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway but needed a furious finish to catch Tony Stewart. Hear from Johnson and Stewart, who becomes the first driver-owner to lead the points standings since Alan Kulwicki won the 1992 title.

Sun, 05/31/09 – 19:48 | Comments Off
Larry Dixon Silences Doubters In Topeka
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
Topeka, Kan. – Larry Dixon has been taking a bit of a beating this year for not doing as well as many had expected in his role of driver for Alan Johnson’s Al-Anabi Racing team’s Top Fuel team.
On Sunday afternoon, the fists were silenced – for a while, anyway – […]

Sun, 05/31/09 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Dixon Wins In Milwaukee
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Reigning IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon emerged as the first two-time winner of the 2009 season, and also moved into the points lead, with a victory in the ABC Supply Co./A.J. Foyt 225 Sunday afternoon.
Dixon, of Target Chip Ganassi Racing, completed the race-winning pass under pole-sitter Ryan Briscoe of Team […]

Sun, 05/31/09 – 19:25 | Comments Off
Ingram: Decision Time Has Arrived For Danica Patrick
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
The day after Sunday’s IRL race in Milwaukee marks the starting line of contract negotiations for Danica Patrick. Free to talk with teams in NASCAR, will she elect to continue in IndyCars? More than likely.
 A third-place finish in the Indy 500 by Patrick has no doubt increased her confidence about […]

Sun, 05/31/09 – 16:49 | Comments Off
Flag to Flag: Dover
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Watching the  Autism Speaks 400 Presented by Heluva Good! from Dover?
Nick Bromberg is.
Follow the action here as he posts Flag to Flag.

Sun, 05/31/09 – 10:29 | 49 Comments
Lake Odessa, MI — Jason Meyers had been close to winning in each of his last two visits to I-96 Speedway in Michigan leading into Saturday night’s event. He also had been close to winning a couple times over the last week in World of Outlaws action. After picking up his second win of the […]

Sun, 05/31/09 – 9:00 | Comments Off
Briscoe Wins Pole At Milwaukee Mile
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By John Sturbin |Senior Writer
Team Penske’s Ryan Briscoe will attempt to defend his title in the ABC Supply/A.J. Foyt 225 Sunday from the best seat inside open-wheel racing’s venerable old house.
Briscoe qualified on-pole with a record-setting four-lap average of 1 minute, 26.7966 seconds/168.394 mph around The Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wis., Saturday afternoon. Briscoe […]

Sat, 05/30/09 – 19:40 | Comments Off
New Day Dawns For Earnhardt Jr. at Dover
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By Jeff Hood | Senior Correspondent
Dover, Del. – As the sun struggled to pierce through a heavy cloud cover over the 1-mile Dover International Speedway early today, Brian Whitesell was busy going through the duties associated with his temporary role as crew chief for Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Whitesell will call the shots from the pit […]

Sat, 05/30/09 – 19:23 | Comments Off
Brian Scott Wins Camping World Race
Brian Scott held off Dennis Setzer over the final 10 laps of the Camping World Truck Series race at Dover on Saturday to get the first victory of his career in the series.
Scott took the lead when trucks in front of him pitted during a caution that came out with 15 laps to go.
Kyle Busch, […]

Sat, 05/30/09 – 19:20 | Comments Off