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INDYCAR-sanctioned races at Portland (Ore.) International Raceway, and a doubleheader weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three NTT IndyCar Series events previously scheduled now will …

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Biffle Gives Roush Victory No. 100 In Nationwide
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Greg Biffle held off Jason Leffler on a green-white-checker restart to win the Nationwide Series race at Phoenix International Raceway Friday night.
In getting the victory, Biffle gave team-owner Jack Roush his 100th victory.
Leffler finished second, …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 23:06 | Comments Off on Biffle Gives Roush Victory No. 100 In Nationwide
Brabham Grabs Pole at Long Beach
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LONG BEACH, Calif. – David Brabham found the tire wall last year at Long Beach in qualifying and this year found himself on the pole when Gil de Ferran spun and …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 21:04 | Comments Off on Brabham Grabs Pole at Long Beach
Records Gone With The Wind In Atlanta
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Commerce, Ga. – The weather conditions on Friday at Atlanta Dragway were a drag racer’s dream – cool temperatures, low humidity and unusually high barometric pressure.
That added up to some …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 20:25 | Comments Off on Records Gone With The Wind In Atlanta
Mark Martin Wins Third Pole Of Cup Season
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Mark Martin has become Mr. Pole Position in the Sprint Cup series this season.
On Friday evening, Martin captured his third pole of the season by logging the fastest lap in qualifying at Phoenix International Raceway.
Martin’s …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 19:50 | Comments Off on Mark Martin Wins Third Pole Of Cup Season
Edwards On Nationwide Pole, Logano Second
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Carl Edwards was the fastest qualifier in the Nationwide Series Friday afternoon and will start Friday night’s race from the pole.
Edwards is the series points leader.
Qualifying second fastest was Joey Logano, the winner of last …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 18:04 | Comments Off on Edwards On Nationwide Pole, Logano Second
Castroneves Acquitted, Will Race This Weekend
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By Jonathan Ingram| Senior Correspondent
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Long Beach, Calif. — The jury was still out in the tax evasion trial of Helio Castroneves when the IndyCar teams arrived in California for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 14:00 | Comments Off on Castroneves Acquitted, Will Race This Weekend
Ashley and Junior Have A Lot In Common
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Commerce, Ga. –  If there have ever been two race drivers who really understand what the other is going through, it’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Ashley Force Hood. Although they …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 13:35 | 2 Comments
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In an effort to make it easier for race fans to purchase tickets the Darlington Raceway ticket office will now be open every Saturday and Sunday through the Southern 500 on May 9 track President …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 13:33 | Comments Off on Darlington Expands Ticket Times
Petty Signs Allmendinger for 2010 Season
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STATESVILLE, N.C. – Richard Petty Motorsports announced today AJ Allmendinger will race for the team in the 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.   
 “This was an easy decision for Richard Petty Motorsports,” said Tom Reddin, the …

Fri, 04/17/09 – 11:28 | Comments Off on Petty Signs Allmendinger for 2010 Season
Realist Burton Heads To Phoenix Rested But Restless
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Jeff Burton’s grasp of the NASCAR Universe is exceeded only by the gut feelings associated with his own racing world.
A ninth-place finish in the Sprint Cup Series most recent event, …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 22:48 | 2 Comments