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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Spanish driver Fernando Alonso moved within one victory of accomplishing international auto racing’s triple crown on Sunday when he and his Toyota teammates won the overall championship at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Alonso, who has twice won the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Monaco and is currently a full-time […]

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Truex Finally Seals A Deal At Kansas Speedway
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Martin Truex Jr. finally closed one out at Kansas Speedway.
Truex led a race-best 104 of 267 laps at the Kansas oval Saturday night, sped away from the field on a restart with two laps to go and went on to collect the ninth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of his career.
The victory was the […]

Sun, 05/14/17 – 8:51 | Comments Off on Truex Finally Seals A Deal At Kansas Speedway
Power Takes Indy GP Win
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Will Power used the backdrop of iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway to move past a pair of Team Penske greats in the Indy car record book.
Power dominated Saturday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix on IMS’ 2.439-mile/14-turn road-course to collect win No. 30 in his 13-year Indy car career. The milestone victory pushed the 36-year-old Power ahead of current […]

Sat, 05/13/17 – 18:57 | Comments Off on Power Takes Indy GP Win
Kyle Busch Is Top Trucker In Kansas
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Kyle Busch visited Victory Lane for the first time in 2017, winning the Toyota Tundra 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway on Friday night.
Even though Busch won the first two stages, with just eight laps remaining, it didn’t look like Busch would be in Victory Lane but bad luck struck Ben Rhodes […]

Sat, 05/13/17 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Is Top Trucker In Kansas
Will Power Will Start P1 On Indy Road Course
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Team Penske reached another milestone at the INDYCAR Grand Prix Friday, earning its 250th pole position in Indy car history while extending its Verizon P1 Award domination on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road-course.
Will Power broke his track record with a lap of 1 minute, 7.7044-seconds at 129.687 mph during the Firestone Fast Six, the last […]

Sat, 05/13/17 – 6:54 | Comments Off on Will Power Will Start P1 On Indy Road Course
Blaney Wins Kansas Pole
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Ryan Blaney collected the first pole of his NASCAR Cup career on Friday when he laid down the fastest lap in qualifying for Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway.
The young Wood Brothers’ Racing driver’s laps was .009 seconds faster than  Joey Logano, who was second fastest.
Blaney toured the 1.5-mile speedway in 28.481 seconds […]

Sat, 05/13/17 – 6:51 | Comments Off on Blaney Wins Kansas Pole
Stenhouse Strikes First For Cup’s High-Pro Couple
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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It took Danica Patrick seven years and 225 races to get to Victory Lane at a NASCAR event. She made that VL appearance last weekend at Talladega but, unfortunately for the popular 35-year-old driver, she made it to merely to congratulate her boyfriend.
Once there, Patrick and race-winner Ricky Stenhouse Jr. […]

Fri, 05/12/17 – 20:32 | Comments Off on Stenhouse Strikes First For Cup’s High-Pro Couple
Schmidt, Mario To Square Off At Indianapolis
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway will add to its list of automobile industry innovations Saturday, when Mario Andretti and Sam Schmidt square-off in the first race featuring two semi-autonomous cars.
Schmidt, co-owner of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports in the Verizon IndyCar Series, and Andretti, the 1969 Indianapolis 500 champion, are scheduled to compete before the […]

Fri, 05/12/17 – 16:31 | Comments Off on Schmidt, Mario To Square Off At Indianapolis
The Teen Beat At Haas F1 Team Goes On.
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Haas F1 Team has expanded its “kiddie corps” driver development program, pairing Indian teenager Arjun Maini alongside fellow-teen Santino Ferrucci of the United States.
Maini, 19, is competing in the GP3 Series for Jenzer Motorsport after running 14 of 18 GP3 Series races in 2016. Despite missing the first four races, […]

Thu, 05/11/17 – 17:04 | Comments Off on The Teen Beat At Haas F1 Team Goes On.
Corvette Adds Pair Of Winners To Le Mans Roster
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American Jordan Taylor and Marcel Fässler of Switzerland have been added to Corvette Racing’s international driver roster for next month’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Corvette Racing’s 18th consecutive appearance at Circuit de la Sarthe will feature a lineup of six drivers, each with victories in the French endurance classic. Full-season drivers Antonio Garcia of Spain, Jan […]

Wed, 05/10/17 – 7:15 | Comments Off on Corvette Adds Pair Of Winners To Le Mans Roster
Young Yank Back At Great Gig With Haas F1
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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The American teenager with the all-Italian name will continue to chase his Formula One dream with Haas F1 Team during 2017.
Santino Ferrucci has been re-signed as a Haas F1 Team development driver while simultaneously competing in his second fulltime season in the GP3 Series for DAMS.
Ferrucci, 18, joined Haas F1 […]

Tue, 05/9/17 – 7:13 | 2 Comments