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HEDGER: The Long Look

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Those who follow NASCAR have certainly heard that the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2016 will include track owner O. Bruton Smith and drivers Curtis Turner, Terry Labonte, Jerry…

KENNEDY: California Coast

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Southern California has a new 410 sprint car classic. It has become an instant must see race for open-wheel racing fans. …

BURNS: Burning Rubber

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It's been seven years since H.A. "Humpy" Wheeler Jr. was an official part of Charlotte Motor Speedway, but in many ways, he'll always be part of the track.…

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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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HEDGER: The Long Look

a2aa5Hedger_Ron

Those who follow NASCAR have certainly heard that the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2016 will include track owner O. Bruton Smith and drivers Curtis Turner, Terry Labonte, Jerry…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

Southern California has a new 410 sprint car classic. It has become an instant must see race for open-wheel racing fans. …

BURNS: Burning Rubber

Burns

It's been seven years since H.A. "Humpy" Wheeler Jr. was an official part of Charlotte Motor Speedway, but in many ways, he'll always be part of the track.…

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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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99th Indianapolis 500 Starting Lineup

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The starting lineup for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500, scheduled for May 24, 2015 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.…

SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems

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As the weather and the racing heats up, it's time for another edition of SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems. Which five drivers from across the country qualify for this week's list?…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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As we gear up for a busy Memorial Day weekend of racing, here's a look at the 10 drivers who made the cut for this week's edition of SPEED SPORT…

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

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It's Monday, which means it's time for SPEED SPORT Top Performers. Which five drivers make the list this week? …

Dixon Earns Pole For 99th Indy 500

Scott Dixon will start from the pole for the 99th Indianapolis 500 next Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (IndyCar Photo)

Scott Dixon’s pole for the 99th Indianapolis 500 was redemption for a very strange and controversial day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.…

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Shawn Conde raced to victory in the Super 600 feature Saturday night at Delta Speedway. (Delta Speedway Photo)

Conde Leads Delta Speedway Winners

Shawn Conde used a strong outside run to sweep past Chris Hinkle in the final two laps to take the…

May 17 2015 Read More

MIDWEST

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Spartan Speedway Hosts Eventful Friday

With a racing double scheduled for Memorial Day weekend at Spartan Speedway, the Friday night portion would provide great racing…

May 23 2015 Read More

NORTHEAST

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Leaty Controls Spencer Modified Opener

The 61st annual season of auto racing at Spencer Speedway got started Friday on an evening complete with a real…

May 23 2015 Read More

MID-ATLANTIC

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Montieth Tops Dietrich At Williams Grove

Brian Montieth and Danny Dietrich staged a battle of the high groove titans on Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway…

May 23 2015 Read More

SOUTH

Scottie McDonald triumphed on Friday at Golden Triangle. (RonSkinnerPhotos.com photo)

McDonald Tames Golden Triangle

With 27 drivers taking on the one-third mile Golden Triangle Raceway Park, Scottie McDonald posted his third career ASCS Gulf…

May 2 2015 Read More

SOUTHEAST

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CMS Sets Summer Shootout Details

For more than two decades, the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway has served as a training ground…

May 21 2015 Read More

PLAINS

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Droste Tames Davenport’s Oval

The IMCA Mod Madness 50 was the big show Friday night at Davenport Speedway. When the checkered flag fell, the…

May 23 2015 Read More

Racing History

The field rolls towards the green flag prior to the start of the Northern 300 at Trenton (N.J.) Speedway on July 9, 1967. (Chris Economaki Photo)

PHOTOS: NASCAR At Trenton In 1967

Check out this classic photo gallery taken by our own Chris Economaki from the NASCAR event held at Trenton (N.J.)…

Apr 2 2015 Read More