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RODDA: NorCal Notes

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The Oct. 20-22 Trophy Cup at California’s Thunderbowl Raceway, also for winged 360s, has a three-day purse of $162,095. The Cup champion is guaranteed $20,000…

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

Laverne Spencer, Mike Motherway and Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Ill., are all trying to keep open-wheel midget racing alive in the area.…

FOGARTY: Mid-Ohio Runs Bring Confidence

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Hey again everyone, it’s Jon Fogarty. We are getting ready to go to Utah Motorsports Campus for the next round of the Pirelli World Challenge sports car series.…

KERCHNER: A Racer’s Racer

Mike Kerchner

It was a simple question posed by a local television reporter with an agenda…

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KERCHNER: Friday Morning Heat Race

Mike Kerchner

With nearly 60 entries and 18 manufacturers entered Saturday’s 12 Hours of Sebring is shaping up to be a beauty of a race, but someone explain to us why these…

KERCHNER: Friday Morning Heat Race

Mike Kerchner

Lynyrd Skynyrd is playing a pre-race concert prior to the Labor Day weekend Sept. 4 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. We’ve long wondered why the Southern…

KERCHNER: Friday Morning Heat Race

Mike Kerchner

Having made more than a few visits to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course during our childhood and young adult years, we were slightly saddened by the news Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course…

LONDON: Remembering Bruno Brackey

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It’s easy to call just about anybody a “legend.”…

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RODDA: NorCal Notes

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The Oct. 20-22 Trophy Cup at California’s Thunderbowl Raceway, also for winged 360s, has a three-day purse of $162,095. The Cup champion is guaranteed $20,000…

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

Laverne Spencer, Mike Motherway and Grundy County Speedway in Morris, Ill., are all trying to keep open-wheel midget racing alive in the area.…

FOGARTY: Mid-Ohio Runs Bring Confidence

2016 Fogarty head shot

Hey again everyone, it’s Jon Fogarty. We are getting ready to go to Utah Motorsports Campus for the next round of the Pirelli World Challenge sports car series.…

KERCHNER: A Racer’s Racer

Mike Kerchner

It was a simple question posed by a local television reporter with an agenda…

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BLOWBACK: Towing The Line On Team Orders

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Team orders are nothing new in auto racing. They’ve been part of Formula One racing for decades, but when they crept into NASCAR Sprint Cup Series racing during the regular…

BLOWBACK: So Long, Old Friend

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We’re all losing an old friend today. With great memories and tremendous respect we say goodbye to SPEED and SPEED.com.…

BLOWBACK: Should Smoke Race Sprint Cars?

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Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart broke his right tibia and fibula in a sprint car crash last night at Southern Iowa Speedway.…

BLOWBACK: Eldora Likes & Dislikes

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Many of our Facebook fans took the opportunity to comment on last night’s Mudsummer Classic NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway…

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Finally, Larson Is A Sprint Cup Winner!

Kyle Larson celebrates after winning his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Michigan Int'l Speedway. (HHP/Ashley Dickerson Photo)

After coming so close so many times before, Kyle Larson finally sealed the deal on Sunday afternoon by scoring his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory during the Pure Michigan…

SPEED SPORT Photo Of The Week

The crew of Kris Leming pushes his sprint car on to the track on Sunday at Kalamazoo Speedway. (Chris Seelman Photo)

It's time once again to recognize one of our great photography contributors by selecting the SPEED SPORT Photo of the Week.…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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We're back with another edition of the SPEED SPORT Power Rankings! Was anyone able to displace Josh Richards t the top of the Power Rankings this week?…

Steve Kinser Calls It A Career

Steve Kinser announced Monday evening that he was retiring after a lengthy career. (Dan Demarco Photo)

One of the best sprint car racers in the history of motorsports has called it a career.…

Torn From The Headlines: Aug. 25, 2004

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Veteran NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series competitor Tom Baldwin was killed in a crash Thursday night at Thompson Speedway. He was 57.…

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A Sweet Victory For Aaron McMorran

Victory tasted so sweet to Aaron McMorran at the Keith Danser Kids Candy Toss presented by Whelen Engineering on Saturday…

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Joey Iliff on his way to winning the 25-lap Summit Racing Equipment UMP Modified special at Indiana’s Shadyhill Speedway Saturday night.  (Stan Kalwasinski Photo)

Iliff Shows His Stuff At Shadyhill

Beginning to make his presence known in area modified stock car racing, Joey Iliff captured the 25-lap $1000-to-win DIRTcar UMP…

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Carnes & Northem Share Charger Glory

Rich Carnes and Tom Northem picked up the wins in the main events for the Getzoni Nationwide Insurance Agency NASCAR…

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Howard Gets Grandview Redemption

Last Saturday night Duane Howard’s car sat in the Grandview Speedway pits destroyed due to an on track accident. …

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Weaver & Dacus Share Tri-State Checkers

Coby Weaver and Blake Dacus both added their name to the Driven Midwest NOW600 National Micro Series presented by MyRacePass…

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Maddox Pockets East Bay Cash

A.J. Maddox stood in victory lane Saturday night at East Bay Raceway Park after winning the annual Bob & Marge…

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Forsberg Wires NCRA Mod-Lite Field

Dustin Forsberg took the lead from his outside front row starting position and overcame a caution with just five laps…

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Torn From The Headlines: Aug. 25, 2004

Veteran NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series competitor Tom Baldwin was killed in a crash Thursday night at Thompson Speedway. He was…

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