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Steve Torrence is one win away from lowering the broom on his Top Fuel rivals during NHRA’s annual three-race “Western Swing.”
Torrence’s victory over Leah Pruett in the final of Sunday’s 33rd annual NHRA Sonoma Nationals …

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Historic Double
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For the first time in history (as far as we can tell, that is), one person will attempt to do his thing in two races in a single day. He will attempt to summon …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 20:15 | Comments Off on Historic Double
Haas Finds A Whole New World On Return To Racing
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – The other half of Stewart Haas Racing, Gene Haas, met with the media on Thursday for the first time since he returned to racing after serving prison …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 20:03 | One Comment
Newman On Pole For 600
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – The good times continue to roll for Stewart Haas Racing. Four days after team co-owner Tony Stewart gave the team its first win, in the Sprint All-Star …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 20:00 | Comments Off on Newman On Pole For 600
Don Miller Helping People Walk All Over Former Drivers
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Mooresville, N.C. – Don Miller has gone from working with some of the sport’s fastest cars and most talented current drivers to working with cars and drivers that likely will …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 16:53 | Comments Off on Don Miller Helping People Walk All Over Former Drivers
Illegal Engine A Costly Mistake For Carl Long
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Concord, N.C. – Carl Long is a little guy with a big problem. He’s facing one of the most severe penalties in NASCAR history – 200 points, 12 weeks suspension …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 16:50 | Comments Off on Illegal Engine A Costly Mistake For Carl Long
Dixie Whistling Along As A Piece Of Racing Americana
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Saturday night dirt tracks are as much a part of Americana as country churches, state parks and mom-and-pop stores.
For the past 40 years, Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Ga., has been …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 9:17 | One Comment
Fitzpatrick, KHI Reach New Deal
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Kevin Harvick Inc. (KHI) announced today that J.R. Fitzpatrick will compete for the team in selected events in both the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the NASCAR Nationwide Series throughout the remainder of the …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 9:15 | Comments Off on Fitzpatrick, KHI Reach New Deal
Woody: Did-Too, Did-Not Game Getting Tedious
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By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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After weeks of accusations, denials, rumors, official statements and more denials, all we know for sure – for absolute, positive certainty – about the NASCAR/Jeremy Mayfield drug-testing donnybrook is this:
Somebody’s …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 9:00 | Comments Off on Woody: Did-Too, Did-Not Game Getting Tedious
Fantasy Racing: Coca-Cola 600
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Coca-Cola 600
Lowe’s Motor Speedway
Sunday, May 24, 5 PM EDT, FOX
Race Facts: Kasey Kahne won last year’s race after Tony Stewart had to pit for a flat tire with just three laps to go… Jimmie Johnson’s …

Thu, 05/21/09 – 6:00 | Comments Off on Fantasy Racing: Coca-Cola 600
Pedley: Hollywood Has Had Star-Crossed Affair With Racing
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Hanging from the walls in the third-floor break room of the media center at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is a collection of the most marvelous old photographs. The are blown-up copies …

Wed, 05/20/09 – 17:20 | Comments Off on Pedley: Hollywood Has Had Star-Crossed Affair With Racing