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PRITCHETT: Ready For Pomona

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With a good test with the new chassis, we are ready for the Winternationals To say that I am ready to go for 2015 would be an understatement. The Dote…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

Irwindale Speedway, which was operated for the second year by leaseholder 211 Entertainment (Jim Cohan, CEO), held its “Night of Champions” banquet Jan. 24 in the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

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The Charlotte Racers Expo, now in its fourth year, was the place to be last weekend if you are a racer, a fan or motorsports enthusiast.…

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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…

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PRITCHETT: Ready For Pomona

Leah Pritchett Column Head Shot

With a good test with the new chassis, we are ready for the Winternationals To say that I am ready to go for 2015 would be an understatement. The Dote…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

Irwindale Speedway, which was operated for the second year by leaseholder 211 Entertainment (Jim Cohan, CEO), held its “Night of Champions” banquet Jan. 24 in the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

New Adam Fenwick Mug

The Charlotte Racers Expo, now in its fourth year, was the place to be last weekend if you are a racer, a fan or motorsports enthusiast.…

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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.…

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Weatherly’s Legend Grows With Hall Induction

Joe Weatherly (NASCAR photo)

Fifty-one years and 11 days after Joe Weatherly made his final NASCAR premier series start, the man known as "Little Joe" was featured on NASCAR's biggest stage Friday night.…

White’s Story Is Stuff Of Legends

Rex White is the oldest living NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, having won the title in 1960. (NASCAR Photo)

Over the years, NASCAR premier series champions have come in all shapes and sizes – tall, short, muscular and lean. The single constant? It’s impossible to judge a book by…

Stewart Ends Sprint Car Battle For Ohio

Tony Stewart has purchased both the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions and the Renegade Sprints, unifying both sprint car sanctioning bodies into one unified sprint car tour. (Mike Campbell Photo)

The battle for the state of Ohio is over. Eldora Speedway owner and three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart put an end to the dispute between the All…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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The 53rd annual Rolex 24 is now in the rear view mirror as racers and fans look ahead to Speedweeks in Florida. Who will be atop the SPEED SPORT Power…

Evernham Looks Back On Gordon’s Career

Ray Evernham (right) led Jeff Gordon to three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championships during his time with Hendrick Motorsports. (HHP/Alan Marler Photo)

Ray Evernham can still recall the first time he met the wiry kid from Pittsboro, Ind., who looked like he was 14 years old even after he'd already turned 19.…

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Brady Bacon won Friday night's Winter Challenge at Arizona's Canyon Speedway Park. (TWC photo)

Winter Challenge Belongs To Bacon

This year’s edition of the E&K Winter Challenge opened in much the same fashion as last year’s Winter Challenge with…

Jan 24 2015 Read More

MIDWEST

All of the award winners during the Hoosier Auto Racing Fans (HARF) Club banquet on Sunday in Brownsburg, Ind. (Dave Heithaus Photo)

HARF Hosts 63rd Awards Dinner

The 63rd annual Hoosier Auto Race Fans Presentation Dinner was held Sunday at the American Legion Post No. 331.…

Jan 27 2015 Read More

NORTHEAST

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NYSSCA Puts Bow On 2014 Racing Season

The annual blending of drivers, owners, crew members, media, and fans from 10 race tracks and venues of the New…

Jan 26 2015 Read More

MID-ATLANTIC

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Port Royal Reveals Schedule For 2015

Port Royal Speedway will kick off its season in March before ending with a three-week run on Oct. 10, 17…

Jan 31 2015 Read More

SOUTH

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Boyd’s Speedway Preps For Cabin Fever 40

The annual Cabin Fever 40 for Super Late Models will open up a busy season for the Boyd’s Speedway located…

Jan 20 2015 Read More

SOUTHEAST

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Hickman Catches A Fever In Georgia

Riley Hickman scored his second-straight Cabin Fever 40 victory on a cool late-January evening Saturday at Boyd’s Speedway.…

Jan 31 2015 Read More

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OKC Racers Reunion This Sunday

Fans of the former Fairgrounds Speedway in Oklahoma City will get the chance to see some of their favorite veterans…

Jan 23 2015 Read More

Racing History

Jim Hurtubise leads a pack of cars during USAC competition at Lancaster (N.Y.) Speedway in 1961. (Chris Economaki Photo)

PHOTOS: USAC At Lancaster In 1961

Check out this classic photo gallery shot by our own Chris Economaki during the a the USAC event held on…

Jan 29 2015 Read More