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FORT WORTH, Texas _ A top NASCAR official has admitted that Sunday night’s 38th annual All-Star Race, a non-point event typically played-out under a revised set of gimmicky rules, was needlessly thrown into controversy by …

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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 …

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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
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Andretti Green Racing ace Tony Kanaan will make his 100th IndyCar Series start this weekend when the series makes its first visit to the Streets of Long Beach, Calif.
“It shows you that I’m getting old,” said …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 22:46 | Comments Off on Tony Kanaan Going On 100 This Weekend
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Long Beach, Calif.  – Opening practice for Saturday afternoon’s Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series race was an all-Acura affair, with two LMP1 Acuras and an LMP2 Acura rounding out the top three on the …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 22:45 | Comments Off on Acura On Target In Long Beach Practice
Schu Shines: His Drivers Are Dominating NHRA
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By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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 In all forms of motorsports today, multi-car teams have a distinct advantage. It’s true in NASCAR, as Rick Hendrick, Jack Roush, Joe Gibbs, Richard Childress and others have shown.
 But compared …

Thu, 04/16/09 – 17:50 | Comments Off on Schu Shines: His Drivers Are Dominating NHRA