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NASCAR announced on Friday the seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for Covid-19 and will not compete in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Johnson will be replaced in No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports …

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Kansas Weather Unpredictable
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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A couple years ago, officials at Kansas Speedway requested that the date for the IndyCar Series/Camping World Truck Series weekend be shifted off of the Fourth of July Weekend. …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 20:00 | Comments Off on Kansas Weather Unpredictable
O’Reilly Auto Parts Truck Race Suspended Until Monday
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Kansas Speedway’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 250 has been suspended due to rain until Monday, April 27.
The rain, accompanied by lightening and reports of a tornado moving toward the speedway and located just five miles away, …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 18:55 | Comments Off on O’Reilly Auto Parts Truck Race Suspended Until Monday
Rahal Wins IndyCar Pole At Kansas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kansas City, Kan. – Graham Rahal won the IndyCar Series pole Saturday afternoon when he recorded a four-lap-average qualifying run of 211.311 mph in qualifying for Sunday’s Road Runner Turbo …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 16:31 | 2 Comments
Ragan Wins Nationwide at Talladega
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David Ragan won at Talladega Saturday afternoon.
Ragan worked his way through heavy traffic coming out of Turn 4 and passed Ryan Newman just before the finish line to take the victory in the Aaron’s 312 …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 16:30 | Comments Off on Ragan Wins Nationwide at Talladega
Doornbos Enjoys A Round At Kansas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Robert Doornbos knew the day was coming.
He knew when he signed on to drive for the Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing team in the IndyCar series that one day, he would have to …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 15:30 | One Comment
Ingram: Earnhardt Jr. Now Down On Power
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By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Correspondent
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There is currently a lot of speculation about why Dale Earnhardt Jr. is not winning races, but it’s clear why he hasn’t recently been a dominant force at Talladega for …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 13:00 | 5 Comments
Montoya Quickest At Talladega
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Juan Pablo Montoya posted the fastest lap during qualifying Saturday and will start from the pole for the Aaron’s 499 at Talladega on Sunday.
Greg Biffle was second, Martin Truex third, Sam Hornish Jr. fourth and …

Sat, 04/25/09 – 12:59 | Comments Off on Montoya Quickest At Talladega
Carpenter Says There Is No Place Like Kansas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Kansas City, Kan. – Ah, Kansas. Ed Carpenter loves it here. The barbeque, the wide-open spaces, the friendly people, the rural sensibilities.  Oh, and the round race track. Most of …

Fri, 04/24/09 – 19:40 | One Comment
Childress Says Changes Had To Be Made
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – Richard Childress said Friday that he came away from a recent hunting trip to Montana with a big game plan – for his race teams.
Childress said it …

Fri, 04/24/09 – 17:05 | Comments Off on Childress Says Changes Had To Be Made
Kenseth Wants To Be Up Front When It Counts
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Talladega, Ala. – Matt Kenseth won the most recent restrictor-plate race, the season-opening Daytona 500, but those results weren’t reflected in the practice speeds from Friday at NASCAR’s other plate …

Fri, 04/24/09 – 17:04 | Comments Off on Kenseth Wants To Be Up Front When It Counts