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FOGARTY: The GT Learning Curve

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This is Jon Fogarty, driver of the GAINSCO “Red Dragon” McLaren 650S in the Pirelli World Challenge.…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

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It was the sixth year for the Wild West IMCA Modified Shootout but my first time taking in part of the eight-day series. Seven races in eight nights is a…

HEDGER: The Long Look

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As we make our rounds of area speedways, we get the same question over and over: “What’s the deal with Super DIRT Week?” …

KENNEDY: California Coast

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The June 4 USAC Western States Midget Series race at the third-mile clay Bakersfield Speedway had 20 entrants…

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KERCHNER: Friday Morning Heat Race

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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: The GT Learning Curve

2016 Fogarty head shot

This is Jon Fogarty, driver of the GAINSCO “Red Dragon” McLaren 650S in the Pirelli World Challenge.…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

Ron Rodda photo

It was the sixth year for the Wild West IMCA Modified Shootout but my first time taking in part of the eight-day series. Seven races in eight nights is a…

HEDGER: The Long Look

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As we make our rounds of area speedways, we get the same question over and over: “What’s the deal with Super DIRT Week?” …

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

The June 4 USAC Western States Midget Series race at the third-mile clay Bakersfield Speedway had 20 entrants…

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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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Torn From The Headlines: June 27, 1979

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“The object of winning a 500-mile race is to be there at the end of the day,” is a phrase often heard from A.J. Foyt.…

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

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It's Monday, which means its time for another edition of SPEED SPORT Top Performers. With all the racing last week across the country it was hard to narrow things down…

MAGAZINE: Dumas’ Race To The Clouds

Romain Dumas is hoping for continued success during the Pikes Peak Int'l Hill Climb this year. (Red Bull Photo)

Romain Dumas has two class wins and one overall victory at the Pikes Peak Int’l Hill Climb, matching his record at Le Mans. In fact, he will jet to Colorado…

SPEED SPORT Photo Of The Week

Kyle Larson signs an autograph for a young fan during Ohio Sprint Speedweek. (Todd Ridgeway 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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It's Tuesday, which means its time for another edition of the SPEED SPORT Power Rankings. Was anyone able to knock Bryan Clauson off the top of the Power Rankings? …

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Brandon Carey won the Super 600 Summer Sizzler on Friday at Delta Speedway. (ThatPictureGuy.net Photo)

Carey Outlasts Delta Super 600 Foes

Brandon Carey outlasted a stacked field to win the Super 600 feature on Friday night at Delta Speedway.…

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Bruised Ribs Can’t Slow Dennis Prunty

Still feeling the effects of bruised ribs suffered in a hard crash a little more than a week ago, Dennis…

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NORTHEAST

Shone Evans drove to victory in the crate sprint car main event at Humberstone Speedway on Sunday. (Soft Touch Images Photo)

Evans Nets Humberstone Sprint Checkers

Shone Evans was victorious in the main event for the Crate Sprint Cars on Pinty’s Delicious Foods night at Humberstone…

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Beidel Breaks Through At Susquehanna

Devin Beidel raced to his first career win in Saturday night’s 25-lap Credit Connection Auto Sales Super Sportsman feature at…

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Grmela Sets Devil’s Bowl Pace

Eddie Grmela took top honors in the Texas Winged Modified feature that headlined Saturday’s racing at Devil’s Bowl Speedway…

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SOUTHEAST

Tyler Truex has been making a name for himself during Bojangles’ Summer Shootout at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (John Davison Photo)

Another Truex Rising Through The Ranks

If things go according to plan for Tyler Truex, his cousin Martin’s victory in the May 29 Coca-Cola 600 won’t…

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Brendon Gemmill picked up a victory in the modified feature on Saturday night at Dodge City Raceway Park. (DCRP Photo)

Gemmill Garners Dodge City Honors

Brendon Gemmill turned in a dominant performance to capture his first 20-lap IMCA Modified feature win of the year during…

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Pages from June 27 1979

Torn From The Headlines: June 27, 1979

“The object of winning a 500-mile race is to be there at the end of the day,” is a phrase…

Jun 27 2016 Read More