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Rubens Barrichello will drive in the Rolex 24 in 2019.

By John Sturbin/Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Formula One veteran Rubens Barrichello has joined JDC-Miller MotorSports’ revised and renumbered two-car lineup for the 57th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, 2019 season-opener for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

The twice-around-the clock endurance classic is scheduled for Jan. 26-27 on Daytona […]

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Kyle Busch Rocks Nashville
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Kyle Busch shook free of his Nashville Superspeedway jinx Saturday night to win the Federated Auto Parts 300.
For the sixth straight time in the Nationwide Series, Busch dominated. But the victory was only his second during that span as lousy luck bit him the other four times.
The victory came at a track where he had […]

Sat, 06/6/09 – 21:35 | 19 Comments
Eliminations set at Route 66 Nationals
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Tony Pedregon raced to his second No. 1 qualifying position of the season and 36th of his career Saturday at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway.
Antron Brown, Mike Edwards and Doug Horne also will lead their categories into Sunday’s 11 a.m. eliminations at the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series […]

Sat, 06/6/09 – 19:25 | One Comment
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Joey Saldana took the lead on the 20th lap from Terry McCarl in lapped traffic exiting the fourth turn and would lead the remainder of the 35-lap contest in Lawrenceburg Speedway in Indiana to pick up the $10,000 top prize aboard the Budweiser Maxim. It was Saldana’s 47th career World of Outlaws win which puts […]

Sat, 06/6/09 – 13:55 | Comments Off on Saldana Wins At Home Track
Danica Says Going With A Winner Is A Top Priority For Future
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Fort Worth, Texas – Danica Patrick isn’t sure if she’s ready for a move to NASCAR or Formula One or perhaps to another team in the IndyCar Series.
“I don’t think there’s really a way to ever know if you’re ready until you try it,” Patrick said Thursday at Texas Motor […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 22:06 | 2 Comments
Bodine Wins Again In Texas
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Todd Bodine firmed up his reputation as the top trucker in Texas Friday night when he won the Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was Bodine’s fifth at TMS and his 10th on a 1.5-mile oval.
Finishing second, over a second behind, was Matt Crafton.
That finish pushed Crafton into the series points […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 22:02 | One Comment
Franchitti Breezes To Texas Pole
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – Dario Franchitti says qualifying an IndyCar on a track like Texas Motor Speedway is so easy, even a Scotsman can do it.
“Qualifying on a 1.5-mile track is really more about the way the guys put the cars together and the setup, and the driver just has […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 22:00 | Comments Off on Franchitti Breezes To Texas Pole
Brown Speeds To Top Qualifying Spot
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Antron Brown, Tony Pedregon, Mike Edwards, and Doug Horne finished in the top spots after the opening day of qualifying at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Chicago. The event is the 10th of the 24-race 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series schedule.
While Horne’s position atop the Pro […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 21:05 | 2 Comments
Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying
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Scott Pruett bettered the Watkins Glen International track record by two seconds Friday, winning his 12th career pole position for Saturday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. 
The event, Round 5 of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16, takes the green flag at 2:15 p.m. Saturday. The race will […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 15:30 | Comments Off on Pruett Rips Up The Glen In Qualifying
Pocono Qualifying Rained Out
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Rain on Friday washed out qualifying for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway.
That will put Tony Stewart on the pole for the race as the cars will line up based on owner points.
Starting next to Stewart in the front row will be Jeff Gordon.
The second row will consist of Jimmie Johnson and Kurt […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 15:00 | Comments Off on Pocono Qualifying Rained Out
Nationwiders Tell Stars To Bring It On
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Nashville – A pair of NASCAR Nationwide Series rookies aren’t awed or intimidated by taking on two Sprint Cup stars in Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 300 at Nashville Superspeedway.
The daunting Cup duo is Kyle Busch and Carl Edwards who are running both series this season. They are ranked 1-2 in […]

Fri, 06/5/09 – 9:55 | Comments Off on Nationwiders Tell Stars To Bring It On