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RODDA: NorCal Notes

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During the late 1980s, I met Gary Jacob and sitting with him at an occasional race, eventually decided to try to do some writing.…

KING: Coming In Clutch

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As the Red Bull Global Rallycross season prepares to kick off this weekend in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., we thought it necessary to break down some of the biggest storylines and…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

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The Memorial Day race weekend has come and gone. All that’s left are the memories of glory and heartbreak.…

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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

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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

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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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RODDA: NorCal Notes

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During the late 1980s, I met Gary Jacob and sitting with him at an occasional race, eventually decided to try to do some writing.…

KING: Coming In Clutch

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As the Red Bull Global Rallycross season prepares to kick off this weekend in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., we thought it necessary to break down some of the biggest storylines and…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

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The Memorial Day race weekend has come and gone. All that’s left are the memories of glory and heartbreak.…

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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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SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems

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With Memorial Day Weekend in the books, here's a look at the five racers whose successes put them in the driver's seat for this week's SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems.…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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With Memorial Day in the rear view and the hottest days of the summer still ahead, who sits atop the SPEED SPORT Power Rankings? …

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

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Memorial Day weekend is now in the rear view, but as we continue to honor our fallen heroes we also honor five drivers who stood above the rest this weekend.…

Earnhardt Stays Strong On 1.5-Mile Tracks

Dale Earnhardt Jr. recorded his fourth third-place finish of the season on 1.5-mile tracks Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (HHP/Rusty Jarrett photo)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. hasn't won on a 1.5-mile track this season, but he came close again on Sunday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway.…

Epic Charge: Montoya Claims 99th Indy 500

Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates in victory lane after winning the 99th Indianapolis 500 on Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Juan Pablo Montoya has won the 99th Indianapolis 500, his second career victory in the historic event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.…

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Schrader Masters Macon Modifieds

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NORTHEAST

Brett Hearn was the class of the big-block modified feature Wednesday at Volusia Speedway Park. (Dick Ayers photo)

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

McDonald Tames Golden Triangle

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Jason Myers (4) races alongside his brother Burt Myers during Saturday's Bowman Gray Stadium opener. (Eric Hylton Photo)

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Shuman Up To Randolph County Challenge

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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.)…

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