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KERCHNER: Marty Little Loved Racing

Mike Kerchner

Marty Little loved auto racing. He spent most of his life involved in the sport in one way or another…

CONWAY: Winning At Long Beach

Mike Conway

I always get excited thinking about the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. It’s a legendary event for many reasons. And I was fortunate enough to win the race in…

TAYLOR: NASCAR’s New Age Is Here

Stephen Taylor

There is no doubt the 2014 NASCAR season has gotten off to an interesting start. Seven different winners in seven different races is a talking point as is the fact…

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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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KERCHNER: Marty Little Loved Racing

Mike Kerchner

Marty Little loved auto racing. He spent most of his life involved in the sport in one way or another…

CONWAY: Winning At Long Beach

Mike Conway

I always get excited thinking about the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. It’s a legendary event for many reasons. And I was fortunate enough to win the race in…

TAYLOR: NASCAR’s New Age Is Here

Stephen Taylor

There is no doubt the 2014 NASCAR season has gotten off to an interesting start. Seven different winners in seven different races is a talking point as is the fact…

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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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Elliott Takes NW Foes To School

Chase Elliott in victory lane after winning the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas.  (HHP photo/Alan Marler)

Any doubt that Chase Elliott was a chip off the old block was erased years ago when as a teenager he won countless asphalt late model races.…

Ganassi & Penske Battle Isn’t Just On Track

Scott Dixon won the 2013 Verizon IndyCar Series championship for Chip Ganassi Racing. (IndyCar Photo)

It was the first official day on the race track for the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series, but the real action was the verbal jabs being exchanged between Team Penske and…

Eldora Named My Favorite Track Again

Eldora Is Your Favorite Track!

For the third consecutive year, Ohio’s Eldora Speedway has been named “My Favorite Track” by readers of National Speed Sport News and SPEED SPORT Magazine.…

SPEED SPORT To Support QMA Dirt Grands

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Unprecedented promotional support and media exposure will will increase the prestige and awareness of the annual youth event.…

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Thornton Stars On Canyon Dirt

Ricky Thornton Jr. continued his mastery of the third-mile Canyon Speedway Park clay oval by winning Saturday night’s IMCA…

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MIDWEST

Jeff Holtz and Jeremy Spoonmore (95) are holding on after getting shoved into each other during the Mid American Stock Car Series 50 lapper at the Rockford (Ill.) Speedway.  With 29 laps completed, rains caused the event to be called with Holtz declared the winner. (Stan Kalwasinski Photo)

Showers Stop Spring Classic Early

Due to persistent afternoon showers which set in just past halfway of the Mid-American Stock Car Series 50 lap feature…

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NORTHEAST

Keith Rocco, seen here in his SK Modified, won three races in one day Sunday at Waterford (Conn.) Speedbowl. (Dick Ayers Photo)

Rocco Dominates Waterford Blastoff

Keith Rocco was the star of the show during the final day of Waterford Speedbowl's Blastoff Weekend Sunday afternoon. …

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MID-ATLANTIC

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Spring Classic Belongs To Kreitz

Donnie Kreitz took the victory in the fifth annual Sprint Car Spring Classic at the Susquehanna Speedway Park on Sunday…

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SOUTH

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Jackson Motor Speedway Event Postponed

Severe overnight storms with heavy rain have forced the cancellation of tonight's Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series-sanctioned Southern 50…

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SOUTHEAST

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Lamb & Hunter Split Ace Features

Chris Lamb and Scott Hunter split a pair of HPD USAC Eastern Midget Series features Saturday night at Ace Speedway.…

Apr 13 2014 Read More

PLAINS

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Marshalltown Roars To Life During Opener

Engines roared back to life at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night with the annual Tri County Heating and Cooling Frostbuster.…

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Racing History

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Fredenberg 50 Memorial Returns Sunday

The Fredenberg 50 Memorial midget race sanctioned by the Badger Midget Area Racing Ass’n will be held for the first…

Jul 29 2013 Read More