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KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

Gene Crucean has authored the book, Fearless – Dangerous Days in American Open Wheel Racing, Photography during the Era, which covers the fast, and sometimes dangerous, times of the 1940s,…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

The 19th annual USAC AMSOIL National and CRA Sprint Car Series Budweiser Oval Nationals presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway ran Nov. 6-8…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

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The Hooters Pro Cup Series is officially a page in history…

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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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KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

Gene Crucean has authored the book, Fearless – Dangerous Days in American Open Wheel Racing, Photography during the Era, which covers the fast, and sometimes dangerous, times of the 1940s,…

KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

The 19th annual USAC AMSOIL National and CRA Sprint Car Series Budweiser Oval Nationals presented by All Coast Construction at Perris Auto Speedway ran Nov. 6-8…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

New Adam Fenwick Mug

The Hooters Pro Cup Series is officially a page in history…

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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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TOP TEN: Winningest NASCAR Cup Families

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The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season has come to a close, but it's never the wrong time to discuss some of the sport's best drivers. For the first edition of…

George Amick’s Tragic Daytona Race

George Amick at Daytona Int'l Speedway. (Bob Gates Photo Collection)

During a nickname-prone era, journalists tagged him “Little” George Amick. Though diminutive in stature, he loomed large in bravery, resolve and talent. Attributes he emphatically displayed during his tragically brief…

SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems

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Some of the best short-track racing all year happened over the weekend, but it wasn't the only exciting on-track action. Check out the five drivers whose results put them in…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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Another week of racing brought some incredible finishes and surprise winners. Were any upset specialists able to knock off the big names at the top of SPEED SPORT Power Rankings?…

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

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Champions were crowned this weekend in NASCAR, the NHRA and ASCS. Which champions made our list of SPEED SPORT Top Performers? …

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