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Earnhardt’s Short-Track Love Gets Rewarded

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been named the winner of the annual Myers Brothers Award.  (HHP/Andrew Coppley photo)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took a moment to reflect on winning Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway and was overcome with joy.

Ralph Earnhardt’s First Grand National Start

Ralph Earnhardt is seen taking the checkered flag to finish second at Hickory Motor Speedway in 1956 during his first NACAR Grand National start. (Don Hunter/Smyle Media Photo)

Ralph Earnhardt’s aggressive but smooth driving style made him a crowd favorite throughout the Southeast during his career. His natural ability to master the treacherous and dusty dirt tracks which dotted the farmland and empty pastures around Kannapolis, N.C., would make him a hometown favorite and a two-time NASCAR modified champion.


Hidden Gems

The weather is cooling down across the country, but racing action heated up over the weekend. Check out five drivers who deserve an extra nod for their success in this week’s edition of SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems.

Charlotte’s Dirt Track Gets New Surface

The Dirt Track at Charlotte has gotten a new clay surface just in time for the World of Outlaws World Finals in early November. (CMS Photo)

Racers planning to compete during the World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte next month will be greeted by a new racing surface at the four-tenths-mile clay oval.

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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Championship battles are tightening, and so are the battles to stay in the top 10 of SPEED SPORT Power Rankings. Who did enough to stay, and who came up big in the clutch to re-enter the top 10?

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

A weekend full of racing left some drivers wanting while others got to celebrate in victory lane. Which drivers did enough to earn a spot on the SPEED SPORT Top Performers list?


Hidden Gems

An eventful weekend of racing produced some impressive winners. Check out five of them in this week’s list of SPEED SPORT Hidden Gems.

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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Several names at the top of the SPEED SPORT Power Rankings scored impressive victories over the weekend, but did anyone do enough to surpass Lewis Hamilton at the top of the rankings?

Q&A: MotoGP World Champ Marc Marquez

Marc Marquez has claimed his second MotoGP World Championship over the weekend in Japan. (Honda Repsol Photo)

On Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez won his second MotoGP World Championship, clinching the title with three rounds still remaining.

Needing a Win, Earnhardt Gears Up For ‘Dega

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been fast for the past two races in NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, but Lady Luck has avoided him on both occasions.


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