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BURNS: Around The Track

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For fans wanting NASCAR to return to its roots, Tuesday's schedule release offered a bit of hope.…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

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After a week away to refresh our minds and our proverbial pen, we’re back with some observations regarding some recent happenings in motorsports.…

LONDON: The Racing Journal

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I think it's time for the racing world to accept Joey Logano as a legitimate talent.…

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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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BURNS: Around The Track

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For fans wanting NASCAR to return to its roots, Tuesday's schedule release offered a bit of hope.…

FENWICK: Spinning Wheels

New Adam Fenwick Mug

After a week away to refresh our minds and our proverbial pen, we’re back with some observations regarding some recent happenings in motorsports.…

LONDON: The Racing Journal

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I think it's time for the racing world to accept Joey Logano as a legitimate talent.…

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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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Howard Cosell – Eyewitness To Tragedy

Howard Cosell is seen between WMJX station owner Paul Benson (right) and an unidentified man after landing at the Florence Airport in 1960 (Smyle Media Photo)

The inaugural Southern 500 was held in 1950 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway and both local and national media were on hand to cover the event. …

SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems

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It's time for another edition of SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems. Find out which drivers made the cut, and just what it was that put them in the spotlight.…

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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Marc Marquez suffered his first loss of the MotoGP season, but were his 10 wins to start the year enough to be No. 1 in this week's edition of SPEED…

Swindell Steps Away From Full-Time Racing

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Race fans who want to see Sammy Swindell race are only going to get one opportunity a year.…

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

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SPEED SPORT Top Performers is back with the best performances from the last week in racing around the motorsports world. Who made the list?…

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Brian Richardson swept Saturday's Twin 35s at Kern County Raceway Park. (KCRP photo)

Richardson Pulls A Kern County Sweep

NASCAR CITGO Lubricants Late Model points leader Brian Richardson returned to his familiar No. 4 ride and promptly swept Saturday's…

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MIDWEST

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Baltes Classic Starts Busy Eldora Stretch

There is a lot on the line when racing action returns to Eldora Speedway Sunday night (Aug. 31) for the…

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NORTHEAST

Jason Contu won a pair of races Sunday night at New Humberstone Speedway. (Softouch Photos)

Contu Doubles Up At Humberstone

Derek Wagner picked up the victory in the TUSA Mod Lite Tour A-Main on Davidson Line Marking & Property Maintenance…

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MID-ATLANTIC

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Waltz Wins Two, Closes Langley Points Gap

Matt Waltz notched his 11th and 12th victories of the season with a sweep of the NAPA Auto Parts Twin…

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SOUTH

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Ruffin Sprints At Devil’s Bowl

Bobby Ruffin claimed Saturday night’s RaceSaver sprint car feature at Devil’s Bowl Speedway…

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SOUTHEAST

Danny Bohn celebrates in the Winner’s Circle after winning the Carolina Farm Credit 150 and the 2014 Brad’s Golf Cars Modified Series championship Saturday at Bowman Gray Stadium.
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Bohn Wins Bowman Gray Finale, Track Title

It was one of the tightest points battles in years at Bowman Gray Stadium, but when the dust settled on…

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PLAINS

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Van Dee Tops Knoxville Enduro

Darin Van Dee otook the 29th annual Fall Enduro at Knoxville Raceway Sunday night…

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Racing History

Howard Cosell is seen between WMJX station owner Paul Benson (right) and an unidentified man after landing at the Florence Airport in 1960 (Smyle Media Photo)

Howard Cosell – Eyewitness To Tragedy

The inaugural Southern 500 was held in 1950 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway and both local and national media were on…

Aug 28 2014 Read More