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Tommy Johnson Jr. and Brittany Force posted the quickest runs in their respective categories Saturday during the final day of NHRA Nitro Spring Training at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix.
NHRA Top Fuel and Funny Car teams utilized the four-day pre-season test session to prepare for the season-opening Circle K NHRA Winternationals, next weekend at […]

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Johnson Scuttles Keselowski’s Big Day In Texas
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By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Brad Keselowski appeared to be shaking off a 30-race funk, stepping out of Team Penske teammate Joey Logano’s shadow and earning a berth in the Chase’s final four in Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
But with four laps to go and having led 312 laps, Keselowski was […]

Sun, 11/8/15 – 18:14 | Comments Off on Johnson Scuttles Keselowski’s Big Day In Texas
Gordon’s Goal: To Ride Off Into Sunset At Very Top
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FORT WORTH, Texas – In a sport where sentiment is tantamount to weakness, it suddenly has become OK to believe in Jeff Gordon and the power of magic.
Even throughout the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage area, home to testosterone-fueled egos, it truly is  cool to think that Sir Jeff can crank-out one last championship hurrah […]

Sun, 11/8/15 – 9:56 | One Comment
Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
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Brad Keselowski passed leader Autsin Dillon with 11 laps to go and hung on to win Saturday’s XFINITY Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
The victory was the 34th of the Team Penske driver’s career in the series. It was his second win of the season and second at TMS’s 1.5-mile quad-oval.
“Kind of a funky race […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 18:37 | Comments Off on Keselowski Wins Texas XFINITY Race
For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Martin Truex Jr. and Furniture Row Racing are poised to play underdog at Texas Motor Speedway this weekend, and perhaps all the way into NASCAR’s Championship 4.
Truex sits third in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship point-standings heading into Sunday’s 11th annual AAA Texas 500 […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 16:11 | Comments Off on For Truex, The Race For Respect Rages On
Buescher Hopes To Celebrate Homecoming At TMS
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – We interrupt Chris Buescher’s pursuit of his first NASCAR XFINITY Series driver’s championship for this Friday night football score:
Prosper High School Eagles 21, Denison Yellow Jackets 10.
A Prosper native, Buescher has enjoyed a crammed week of business and family-related travel as well as media obligations in […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 8:45 | Comments Off on Buescher Hopes To Celebrate Homecoming At TMS
Jones Kicks Off Texas Weekend With Truck Series Victory
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Erik Jones put himself in position to record a three-event sweep at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night when he won the Camping World Truck Series race.
Jones, who will also drive in Saturday’s XFINITY Series event and Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race, led 117 of 147 laps en route to victory in the WinStar World Casino & […]

Sat, 11/7/15 – 8:22 | Comments Off on Jones Kicks Off Texas Weekend With Truck Series Victory
Keselowski On Pole At Texas
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Chase driver Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday’s Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday evening.
Keselowski won the pole and pick of pit stalls with a lap at 196.929 mph.
“This is a good start but our ultimate goal is to be the fastest at the end of the race on Sunday,” […]

Fri, 11/6/15 – 20:00 | Comments Off on Keselowski On Pole At Texas
Logano: Dump Job By Kenseth Has Lit A Fire
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Joey Logano says he fully understands the message NASCAR delivered this week in response to Matt Kenseth’s decision to wreck him out of last Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
“The message sent obviously is that you can’t do that,” Logano said during an interview at Texas Motor Speedway Friday […]

Fri, 11/6/15 – 15:26 | One Comment
Road Weary Truckers Hit Texas Chasing Title
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Erik Jones admittedly is a little sleep-deficient these days, and Matt Crafton can commiserate.  The two-time/reigning NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion, Crafton knows the road to the title winds through Insomnia, USA.
“I know how it was trying to win my first championship…just sleepless nights,” Crafton said during a press conference […]

Fri, 11/6/15 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Road Weary Truckers Hit Texas Chasing Title
Appeals Denied: Kenseth Pulled From Cup Car
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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Matt Kenseth lost a pair of appeal rulings on his NASCAR-imposed suspension Thursday, black-flagging his return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
NASCAR suspended Kenseth on Tuesday from participating in the Chase for the Sprint Cup races at […]

Thu, 11/5/15 – 19:30 | 2 Comments