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Christopher Bell of Joe Gibbs Racing won Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kansas Speedway.
In addition to earning the checkered flag, Bell incurred the animosity of teammate Erik Jones, who apparently didn’t like the slide-job pass for the lead Bell put on him with three laps to go.
Jones let Bell know of his displeasure while […]

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Mazda On Pole At Mosport
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Tristan Nunez claimed his second pole of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, leading qualifying for Sunday’s race at Motorsport Park in Canada.
Nunez turned a lap of 1:10.126 (126.2 mph) on the 2.459-mile, 10-turn circuit in the No. 55 Mazda Prototype. Nunez captured the first pole for the car at Laguna Seca, and joined co-driver […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 18:32 | Comments Off on Mazda On Pole At Mosport
Pagenaud On Pole In Iowa
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Road racing ace Simon Pagenaud proved to be not too shabby on a short oval on Saturday as he won the pole for Sunday’s IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway.
“The biggest statement we want to show is we are strong on ovals as well and want to win,” Pagenaud said. “I’m super happy about that. […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 16:12 | Comments Off on Pagenaud On Pole In Iowa
Busch Bags Kentucky Speedway Win In Overtime
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Kyle Busch collected his fifth victory in nine NASCAR XFINITY Series starts this season when he got the win in overtime at Kentucky Speedway on Friday night.

 Clearing Austin Dillon off Turn 4 in the first lap in overtime, Busch pulled away to beat the Richard Childress Racing driver to the finish line by .455 seconds.

Daniel Suarez […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Busch Bags Kentucky Speedway Win In Overtime
Birthday Girl Brittany Force Sits P1 At Route 66
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Top Fuel driver Brittany Force celebrated her 30th birthday Friday by leading a parade of track-record qualifying performances during the opening sessions of time trials for the 19th annual K&N Filters Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Joliet, Ill.
Ron Capps (Funny Car), Shane Gray (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were provisional leaders […]

Sat, 07/9/16 – 7:36 | Comments Off on Birthday Girl Brittany Force Sits P1 At Route 66
Rain Scraps Qualifying In Kentucky; Harvick on Pole
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Friday’s scheduled qualifying session for Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway has been cancelled because of wet weather. The decision was made to cancel qualifying and instead give teams and drivers extended practice time at the newly repaved Kentucky track.
“I appreciate NASCAR’s decision to cancel qualifying to give us an opportunity to get more track […]

Fri, 07/8/16 – 14:59 | Comments Off on Rain Scraps Qualifying In Kentucky; Harvick on Pole
Byron Trucks To Victory At Kentucky Speedway
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William Byron led all 42 laps after the final restart to win Thursday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Byron survived challenges from runner-up John Hunter Nemechek and third-place finisher Daniel Hemric to get the win in his No. 9 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota.
The victory was the fourth in 10 starts this season for the 18-year-old […]

Fri, 07/8/16 – 7:57 | Comments Off on Byron Trucks To Victory At Kentucky Speedway
Racing World Remembers Carl Haas
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Carl Haas, longtime Indy car team-owner noted for his partnership with actor Paul Newman and trademark cigar, died June 29 at his home in suburban Chicago. He was 86.
Cars fielded by Haas won 107 Indy car races _ second-most all-time _ and eight season championships. The only accomplishment missing from Haas’ impressive motorsports resume was […]

Fri, 07/8/16 – 7:06 | Comments Off on Racing World Remembers Carl Haas
Action Express Delivers At The Glen
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Action Express Racing Corvette Daytona Prototype drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa won the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on Sunday to collect their first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series victory of the season.
The drivers of the No. 5 Corvette DP took over the lead in both the WeatherTech Championship and North American Endurance Cup […]

Mon, 07/4/16 – 8:28 | Comments Off on Action Express Delivers At The Glen
Hamilton Wins In Austria After Final Lap Shunt With Rosberg
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Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg acted like anything but teammates on the final lap of Sunday’s Austria Grand Prix as the two made contact and nearly wiped each other out in a battle for the lead and the victory.
Hamilton emerged from the contact with both the lead and then victory in his Mercedes AMG Silver […]

Sun, 07/3/16 – 13:31 | Comments Off on Hamilton Wins In Austria After Final Lap Shunt With Rosberg
Keselowski Avoids Fireworks, Gets Win At Daytona
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A couple of days ago, Dale Earnhardt Jr. said that the only time that drivers enjoy racing at restrictor plate tracks is when they run up front. Brad Keselowski emerged as Mr. Happy late Saturday night.
Keselowski stayed ahead of the massive wrecks which garaged many of the biggest stars in […]

Sun, 07/3/16 – 7:56 | Comments Off on Keselowski Avoids Fireworks, Gets Win At Daytona