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FOGARTY: Mid-Ohio Challenge Up Next

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Hi there, it’s Jon Fogarty again and it’s time for the tough, challenging course at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend.…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

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Week two of our trip through the Midwest was not as smooth with weather creating issues. A schedule change and one shortened race program resulted…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

Comic and former NBC “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno, 66, began the second year of his CNBC Network TV one-hour show “Jay Leno's Garage” on June 29. …

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

July 4 weekend racing is perhaps the best of the season at both renowned Southern California speedways — the half-mile clay Perris Auto Speedway in Riverside County and the paved…

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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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FOGARTY: Mid-Ohio Challenge Up Next

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Hi there, it’s Jon Fogarty again and it’s time for the tough, challenging course at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend.…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

Ron Rodda photo

Week two of our trip through the Midwest was not as smooth with weather creating issues. A schedule change and one shortened race program resulted…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

Comic and former NBC “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno, 66, began the second year of his CNBC Network TV one-hour show “Jay Leno's Garage” on June 29. …

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

July 4 weekend racing is perhaps the best of the season at both renowned Southern California speedways — the half-mile clay Perris Auto Speedway in Riverside County and the paved…

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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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MAGAZINE: A Christian On A Dirt Bike

Trey Canard's is not only a great Supercross and Motocross competitor, but he is a role model to young people who are interested in the sport. (Rob Hargraves Photo)

For his Twitter profile, Trey Canard describes himself as “a Christian who happens to race motocross, not the other way around.”…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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There is a new driver atop the SPEED SPORT Power Rankings this week! Who displaced Donny Schatz to take over the No. 1 spot in our rankings? …

Knoxville Nationals Ultimate A-Main: Row 3

The a 2015 Knoxville Nationals preliminary feature salutes the fans at Knoxville Raceway. (Paul Arch Photo)

One day over lunch several members of the SPEED SPORT staff debated the best driver in 5-hour Energy Knoxville Nationals history.…

MAGAZINE: Hooligans On Motorcycles

Super Hooligan racing allows just about anyone with a motorcycle to try their hand at flat-track racing. (Larry Lawrence Photo)

For years, Hooligan racing was basically letting the guys on the other side of the fence, often inebriated, bring their bikes onto the track to take their shot. …

Torn From The Headlines: July 28, 1971

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Richard Petty led all but 20 laps Saturday and beat James Hylton to the checkered flag by four laps to capture his seventh Nashville 420 NASCAR Grand National stock car…

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Solwold Warms Up Washington Summer

Jason Solwold has things firing on all cylinders in anticipation of next week’s Bob’s Burgers & Brew Summer Nationals. …

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Apel Rules Slinger Super Speedway

Steve Apel drove to his first feature win of the season Sunday night in the 60-lap super late model main…

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Brandon Mowat picked up the Go Nulcear Late Model Tour victory Sunday at Humberstone Speedway. (SoftTouch Images Photo)

Mowat Is Up To The Humberstone Task

Brandon Mowat scored his first career Go Nulcear Late Model Tour victory in their Humber Nurseries Humberstone Holdup as part…

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Fannasy Latest Susquehanna Winner

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Long Speeds At Devil’s Bowl

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Woodling Collects Two Plymouth Trophies

The heat couldn’t drive away fans and drivers from Plymouth Speedway Saturday night as four classes of racing were featured.…

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Taylor Velasquez scored a rebound victory in sprint car action Saturday at Dodge City Raceway Park. (DCRP Photo)

Velasquez Rebounds In Dodge City Sprint

After surrendering the Precise Racing Products DCRP Sprint Car points lead during the recent Boothill Showdown, Taylor Velasquez rebounded by…

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Torn From The Headlines: July 28, 1971

Richard Petty led all but 20 laps Saturday and beat James Hylton to the checkered flag by four laps to…

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