Mon, 26/06/17 – 7:11 | No Comment

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 […]

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KyBu Fan Gets Road Wacky In Martinsville Traffic Jam
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FORT WORTH, Texas – There aren’t many options when exiting Martinsville Speedway after a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.
So, it wouldn’t necessarily be a shock to look over at the car opposite yours in the stopped traffic and see…KYLE BUSCH! OHMIGOD! IT’S KYLE FRIGGING BUSCH! I LOVE YOU, ROWDY! DIVORCE SAMANTHA AND I’LL FOLLOW […]

Sun, 04/10/16 – 8:42 | Comments Off on KyBu Fan Gets Road Wacky In Martinsville Traffic Jam
Kyle Busch A Sweeping Success In Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch continues to lower the broom on his NASCAR peers.
Busch completed his second NASCAR sweep in as many weekends Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway, overcoming an early pit road mishap to win the rain-delayed Sprint Cup Series marathon.
Busch, who posted a dominant victory in Friday […]

Sun, 04/10/16 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch A Sweeping Success In Texas
Johnson In Love With Texas
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Jimmie Johnson is working on an incredible three-race NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winning streak at Texas Motor Speedway heading into Saturday night’s race.
Beginning with the AAA Texas 500 Chase race here in November 2014, Johnson has led a combined 325 of 1,009 laps around TMS’ high-banked, 1.5-mile quadoval in various versions […]

Sat, 04/9/16 – 18:04 | Comments Off on Johnson In Love With Texas
Busch, Gibbs Want To Earn Interstate Honor At TMS
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Norm Miller’s renowned God-fearing patience likely was challenged on the afternoon of April 6, 1997, when the checkered flag flew on the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The chairman of Interstate Batteries, Miller watched as Jeff Burton wheeled the No. 99 Exide […]

Sat, 04/9/16 – 17:57 | Comments Off on Busch, Gibbs Want To Earn Interstate Honor At TMS
Kyle Busch Hog Ties XFINITY Field In Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch set himself up for a second consecutive NASCAR weekend sweep Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway with a dominant performance en route to victory in the 20th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts 300.
Busch, who swept the NASCAR Camping World Truck and Sprint Cup series events […]

Sat, 04/9/16 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Hog Ties XFINITY Field In Texas
NASCAR To Go Dark At Texas Motor Speedway
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Martin Truex Jr. led a trio of Toyota drivers atop the speed chart during Friday evening’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series “Happy Hour” practice at Texas Motor Speedway.
Truex logged 51 laps with a top speed of 192.930 mph around TMS’ high-banked, 1.5-mile quadoval after qualifying third earlier […]

Fri, 04/8/16 – 20:47 | Comments Off on NASCAR To Go Dark At Texas Motor Speedway
Edwards Wins Texas Pole
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Carl Edwards on Friday won the pole for Saturday night’s Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The pole was the 17th of his Edwards’ career and came after a lap in 27.748 seconds at the 1.5-mile TMS quad-oval.
 
“I made a little mistake, and I thought that was going to cost us,” the Joe Gibbs Racing […]

Fri, 04/8/16 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Texas Pole
DeJoria Feeling Re-grooved After Vegas Stunner
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Week after week in 2015, Funny Car driver Alexis DeJoria would head on down the road after heartbreaking showings in NHRA national events telling herself the same thing: “We’re better than this.”
Turns out, she was right.
Last weekend at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, DeJoria and her Alexis DeJoria Racing/Kallita Motorsports team got their […]

Fri, 04/8/16 – 10:00 | Comments Off on DeJoria Feeling Re-grooved After Vegas Stunner
Danica: Walking On Track Was Not A Problem
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – A composed Danica Patrick continues to defend her in-the-moment behavior that drew a $20,000 fine and probation from NASCAR following a crash involving Kasey Kahne at Auto Club Speedway on March 20.
NASCAR slapped Partrick with the monetary hit after officials determined she violated safety rules when […]

Thu, 04/7/16 – 19:49 | One Comment
New Aero Kits Get Indy Workout
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Various configurations of the superspeedway aerodynamic bodywork kits produced by Chevrolet and Honda _ featuring new-for-2016 domed skid plates _ were tested at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Wednesday as preparations ramped-up for 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 next month.
Fifteen drivers turned a combined 501 laps around the historic 2.5-mile oval in-between intermittent rain on a […]

Thu, 04/7/16 – 7:08 | Comments Off on New Aero Kits Get Indy Workout