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The decision on whether driver Tony Stewart should be charged with a crime in the wake of a fatal short track wreck which occurred during a sprint car race in upstate New York will be left to a grand jury it was announced Tuesday.
Michael Tantillo, the district attorney in Ontario County, N.Y., made the announcement [...]

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Good News For Harvick; Not For Newman at SHR
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By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
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LOUDON, NH – Everything is falling into place for Kevin Harvick.
Even as he races toward a spot in NASCAR’s 2013 Chase for the Sprint Cup championship in Richard Childress Racing’s No. 29 Chevrolet, Harvick’s 2014 ride at Stewart Haas Racing is coming together.
A big piece of the puzzle fell into [...]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 14:18 | 2 Comments
First Date With Dirt Won’t Be Real Comfortable
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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On July 24th, NASCAR Camping World Truck racing fans will get to see how their drivers do on dirt as the series heads to the Eldora Speedway short track in Ohio to compete in the inaugural Midsummer Classic.
A guy who knows quite a bit about Eldora and even more about [...]

Fri, 07/12/13 – 8:12 | Comments Off
‘Dixie’ Is Whistling His Way Into Record Books
John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Largely overshadowed by his more flamboyant teammate, Scott Dixon’s latest IZOD IndyCar Series victory has served as a reminder of a workmanlike career well-done.
Dixon, who turns 32 on July 22, earned his 30th Indy car win in the Pocono INDYCAR 400 Fueled by Sunoco last Sunday, breaking a tie with Team Penske superstar Rick Mears [...]

Wed, 07/10/13 – 15:07 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch Wins Midwest Race
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Kyle Busch dominated  the Howie Lettow Memorial 150 ARCA Midwest Super Late Model race at the Milwaukee Mile on Tuesday night.
Busch, who led every practice session, started the race from 14th following the invert and had the lead by lap 11.
Busch led 104 laps and finished 2.29 seconds ahead of Travis Sauter in a race [...]

Wed, 07/10/13 – 7:56 | Comments Off
Kurt Busch’s Best Attributes Are On Display In ‘13
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Fans have always thought Kurt Busch to be a punk. Media members seldom enjoy interviewing him. Sponsors have thought of him as poison. Peers have called him out in public and in private: One even made fun of his looks. But finding somebody to criticize his driving talent is a [...]

Tue, 07/9/13 – 14:46 | 5 Comments
It Was A Gray Day In Ohio
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Johnny Gray picked up his fourth NHRA Funny Car victory of 2013 on Sunday when he beat Ron Capps in the finals at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio.
Khalid alBalooshi (Top Fuel), Mike Edwards (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were winners of [...]

Sun, 07/7/13 – 18:36 | Comments Off
Ganassi Sweeps Up In IndyCar’s Return To Pocono
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Scott Dixon led a first-ever Chip Ganassi Racing podium sweep in winning INDYCAR’s return to Pocono Raceway after a 24-year absence on Sunday afternoon.
Dixon earned his first victory since Mid-Ohio last August, while Charlie Kimball tied his career high of second and four-time series champion Dario Franchitti finished third.
“Going into this [...]

Sun, 07/7/13 – 18:16 | Comments Off
Luhr, Graf Win At Lime Rock
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Lucas Luhr and co-driver Klaus Graf scored their third consecutive victory in the 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón competition by winning at Lime Rock Park on Saturday.
It was the second consecutive Lime Rock victory for the No. 6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing Honda Performance Development ARX-03c teammates. It also was their [...]

Sun, 07/7/13 – 2:35 | Comments Off
Jimmie Johnson Completes The Sweep In Daytona
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Jimmie Johnson beat Tony Stewart to the finish line in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway to record the first Sprint Cup season-sweep at the 2.5-mile tri-oval since Bobby Allison accomplished the feat in 1982.
Johnson’s victory Saturday night comes four and a half months after he won the season-opening Daytona 500 at DIS.
Not [...]

Sun, 07/7/13 – 2:05 | Comments Off
Kalitta Runs To Norwalk Pole
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NHRA Top Fuel driver Doug Kalitta earned his fifth No. 1 qualifier of the season and 36th of his career on Saturday, and will try for his first victory of the season on Sunday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park.
John Force (Funny Car), Allen Johnson (Pro Stock) and [...]

Sat, 07/6/13 – 16:42 | Comments Off