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FORT WORTH, Texas – NBC Sports apparently is channeling Texas Motor Speedway President Eddie Gossage.
Sanctioning body INDYCAR announced Monday the NTT IndyCar Series’ season-opening Genesys 300 night race at TMS on Saturday, June 6, will …

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Andretti Lures Petty To The 500
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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John Andretti is about as diverse as race-car drivers get. He’s driven everything from dragsters to Sprint Cup cars and all manner of vehicle betwixt. It turns out that he …

Tue, 04/7/09 – 14:54 | 2 Comments
Keller Likes Racing, Loves Winning
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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NASHVILLE – Jason Keller has made more starts than any other driver in the history of the Busch/Nationwide Series.
Big deal, he says.
“I don’t want to be known as just the …

Tue, 04/7/09 – 10:15 | Comments Off on Keller Likes Racing, Loves Winning
Woody: Points For Poles Is Preposterous
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Awarding a driver points for winning a pole makes about as much sense as awarding a football team points for field goals made by its kicker during pre-game warm-ups.
Winning a …

Tue, 04/7/09 – 10:14 | 2 Comments
2009 St Pete Race Highlights
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Watch the Race highlights from the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Mon, 04/6/09 – 19:30 | Comments Off on 2009 St Pete Race Highlights
Gordon Puts Brakes on Two Skids At Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – Win in Texas? Finally, Jeff Gordon got ‘er done.
Gordon ended a 12-year/16-race run of futility at Texas Motor Speedway Sunday afternoon with a textbook NASCAR Sprint …

Mon, 04/6/09 – 13:59 | 2 Comments
Richard Petty Will Enter Indy 500
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NASCAR legend Richard Petty will field an entry for the Indianapolis 500 for the first time, with John Andretti driving the Window World-sponsored car in the 2009 edition of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” on …

Mon, 04/6/09 – 13:36 | One Comment
Schumacher Wins Second Straight
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Tony Schumacher made it two in a row Sunday as he won the NHRA Top Fuel event at the SummitRacing.com Nationals at The Strip in Las Vegas.
Ron Capps was the winner in Funny Car and …

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Briscoe Wins IndyCar Season-Opener
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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A lot of uncertainty occupied the thoughts of those at Team Penske during the IndyCar Series’  off season. Not least among the unncertainty being: Would marquee driver Helio Castroneves be …

Sun, 04/5/09 – 16:12 | 3 Comments
Texas Motor Speedway Boss Busts His Humpy For Fans
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Fort Worth, Texas – With the exit last year of H.A. “Humpy” Wheeler from the employ of Lowe’s Motor Speedway, Eddie Gossage has assumed the title of promoter extraordinaire at …

Sun, 04/5/09 – 13:38 | Comments Off on Texas Motor Speedway Boss Busts His Humpy For Fans
Gordon On A Slump-Busting Mission in Texas
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Fort Worth, Texas – His mounting frustration at Texas Motor Speedway has been compounded by a  career-long  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winless streak. Believe it when Jeff Gordon says he …

Sun, 04/5/09 – 11:40 | Comments Off on Gordon On A Slump-Busting Mission in Texas