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KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

A Saturday April 23 media conference took place in a 30,000-square-foot building that houses Tom Malloy's impressive race car collection in Corona, Calif.…

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

The Illinois Stock Car Hall of Fame held its fifth annual reception April 9 at Wayne Lensing’s Historic Auto Attractions museum in Roscoe, Ill., with the banquet held later in…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

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The first weekend of April brought two first time happenings to Northern California racing. …

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

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I was surprised, caught-off-guard and a little angry and upset when I learned Illiana Motor Speedway in Schererville, Ind., would not be opening this year for weekly stock car racing.…

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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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KENNEDY: California Coast

Tim-Kennedy

A Saturday April 23 media conference took place in a 30,000-square-foot building that houses Tom Malloy's impressive race car collection in Corona, Calif.…

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

Stan Kalwasinski

The Illinois Stock Car Hall of Fame held its fifth annual reception April 9 at Wayne Lensing’s Historic Auto Attractions museum in Roscoe, Ill., with the banquet held later in…

RODDA: NorCal Notes

Ron Rodda photo

The first weekend of April brought two first time happenings to Northern California racing. …

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

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I was surprised, caught-off-guard and a little angry and upset when I learned Illiana Motor Speedway in Schererville, Ind., would not be opening this year for weekly stock car racing.…

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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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INDY TRADITIONS: The Brickyard

The Yard of Bricks at the finish line of Indianapolis Motor Speedway is one of several unique traits the venue boasts. (IMS Photo)

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway surface was originally gravel, limestone, tar and 220,000 gallons of asphaltum oil, applied by about 500 workers aided by 300 mules.…

SPEED SPORT Photo Of The Week

Taylor Knapp slides on track after crashing during MotoAmerica action last weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park. (Dennis Bicksler Photo)

It's time once again to recognize one of our great photography contributors by selecting the SPEED SPORT Photo of the Week.…

Knowledge Is The Key For Slusher

Todd Slusher

So many elements, big and small, factor into the formula for success in racing…

INDY TRADITIONS: Carb Day

Carb Day has long been a tradition at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (IMS Photo)

This refers to the day when the final practice session is held before the start of the Indy 500. It is a chance for teams to practice with their cars…

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