Sun, 19/01/20 – 9:38 | No Comment

Kyle Larson said winning the Golden Driller Trophy at the Chili Bowl on Saturday night meant more to him than winning the Daytona 500.

By John Sturbin | Senior

Kyle Larson found redemption from a last-lap loss one year ago to Christopher Bell at Tulsa Expo Raceway Saturday night, emerging from their latest one-on-one battle […]

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Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race
Joey Logano pulled away from the field on a restart with five laps to go and went on to win the Nationwide Series race at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday afternoon.
The victory was the first of the season for Logano.
Behind Logano, to give Joe Gibbs Racing a 1-2 finish, was Kyle Busch.
Both Gibbs drivers led large portions […]

Sat, 04/11/09 – 18:03 | Comments Off on Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race
Edwards Wins Pole In Nashville
Carl Edwards turned the fastest lap in qualifying at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday morning and will start the afternoon race from the pole.
Edwards circled that track in 29.155 seconds on his top lap. The pole was his first at Nashville.
Joey Logano was second fastest and will start on the outside of the front row. 
Michael McDowell was […]

Sat, 04/11/09 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Edwards Wins Pole In Nashville
Kyle Busch is a Nashville Cat
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
Kyle Busch takes to the track at Nashville Superspeedway on Saturday. He is one of the few Sprint Cup regulars entered in the Nationwide Series race there.
Can’t wait, Busch said this week. He is a Nashville cat and is more than willing to give up a portion of his Easter […]

Sat, 04/11/09 – 10:08 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch is a Nashville Cat
Joey Saldana picked up a birthday gift for himself last month by winning on the opening night of the Mini Gold Cup in at Silver Dollar Speedway in California and he followed that up by scoring a victory at Lone Star Speedway in Texas for his car owner Kasey Kahne who celebrated his 29th birthday on […]

Sat, 04/11/09 – 9:25 | Comments Off on Saldana The Big Star At Lone Star
Woody: Say It Ain’t So, Helio
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Could Helio Castroneves go from Dancing With the Stars to Dancing Behind the Bars?

The two-time Indy 500 champion knows how to cut a rug. But he also took some short cuts with his income taxes, according to a criminal complaint that is currently playing out in the courts.

Fri, 04/10/09 – 19:59 | One Comment
TALLADEGA, Ala.  – You could exactly fill out a 43-car NASCAR field just by using the drivers who raced for car owner Bud Moore over the years. And for the most part, it would be an all-star caliber field.
 During a career that encompassed the entire second half of the 20th century, Moore worked with some of the greatest racers […]

Fri, 04/10/09 – 17:00 | Comments Off on Bud Moore Heads Hall’s Class of ’09
IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves’ fate passed to the hands of a jury in Miami Friday.
Deliberations in the trial of the two-time Indianapolis 500 winner and past champion in the television “Dancing with the Stars” competition began after final arguments were made in the case.
Castroneves and two of his financial advisors were put on trial on […]

Fri, 04/10/09 – 17:00 | Comments Off on Castroneves Case Goes To Jury
Wheldon Ready To Roar With Panther
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
Dan Wheldon is a loves-challenges kind of guy. Big challenges. Tough challenges. Some would say foolish challenges. Some may say that the one that he has taken on this year may fit into all those categories.
Not Wheldon, though. He says there are only good challenges and that his current one […]

Fri, 04/10/09 – 8:36 | 2 Comments
Hit The Road Jack: Bowyer Moves To General Mills
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
In the sponsor-driven world of NASCAR, one must be willing to adapt.
For example, Clint Bowyer basically has traded a shot glass for a box of crayons and a sauce pan this season in his role as spokesman for his newest sponsors.
Bowyer spent the first three seasons of his NASCAR Sprint […]

Fri, 04/10/09 – 8:33 | Comments Off on Hit The Road Jack: Bowyer Moves To General Mills
A pair of IndyCar Series regulars will spend this weekend waving the flags of their respective countries in the A1GP race in Portugal.
Marco Andretti will rejoin A1 Team USA for Round 6 of 8 Sunday at Autodromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao, Portugal, while Robert Doornbos will represent Team Netherlands.
This will be Andretti’s fifth start […]

Thu, 04/9/09 – 20:28 | Comments Off on IndyCar Stars Head to Portugal