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Johnson Passes Review, Keeps ASCS Title

Jason Johnson secured his fifth Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series championship Saturday at Cocopah Speedway in Arizona. (Keenan Wright Photo)

After the legality of the spec heads utilized by Jason Johnson during Saturday’s Lucas Oil ASCS season finale at Cocopah Speedway was brought into question by formal protest, a review by Brodix – the primary manufacturer of the ASCS Spec Cylinder Head – revealed the heads to be within the rules set forth by the American Sprint Car Series, and have deemed Johnson the 2014 Lucas Oil American Sprint Car Series National Champion.

Abreu Closing In On USAC Midget Crown

Rico Abreu can clinch his first Honda USAC National Midget Series title this weekend in Peoria, Ariz. (Tom Parker Photo)

Honda USAC National Midget Series point leader Rico Abreu will try to lock up the series championship this week as the 47th annual Sands Chevrolet Western World Championships unfold at Canyon Raceway Park.

SPEED SPORT Power Rankings

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Another week of racing brought some incredible finishes and surprise winners. Were any upset specialists able to knock off the big names at the top of SPEED SPORT Power Rankings?

ESM Targets Full Season In WEC

Tequila Patrón ESM has announced plans to run the full FIA World Endurance Championship schedule in 2015. (Michael Levitt/LAT Photo)

Tequila Patrón ESM has announced plans to field two full-season entries in the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship in the LMP2 class.

Discount Tire, Team Penske Extend Pact

Discount Tire has extended its sponsorship agreement with Team Penske in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. (NASCAR Photo)

Team Penske announced Tuesday that it has reached a multi-year extension with Discount Tire, the world’s largest tire and wheel retailer, to continue as a key marketing partner with the team.

NHRA Honors World Champs At Banquet

(From left) Andrew Hines, Tony Schumacher, Matt Hagan and Erica Enders-Stevens were crowned NHRA World Champions Sunday at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. (NHRA Photo)

A trio of multi-time world-championship winners, Tony Schumacher, Matt Hagan and Andrew Hines, were joined by first-time champ Erica Enders-Stevens as the headliners who were crowned Monday evening during the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series awards ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in West Los Angeles.

Decker Recounts Charge To DIRTcar Title

Billy Decker celebrates his second-straight Super DIRTcar Series victory Thursday night at Weedsport (N.Y.) Speedway. (Dave Dalesandro/RPW Photo)

Billy Decker’s celebration after winning the Super DIRTcar Series championship on Nov. 8 at The Dirt Track At Charlotte took a few minutes to get going. He didn’t even know he won the title when he crossed the finish line.

NSL To Feature $350,000 Point Fund


Drivers competing with the Tod Quiring’s National Sprint League in 2015 will competing for a $350,000 point fund.

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

SPEED SPORT Top Performers

Champions were crowned this weekend in NASCAR, the NHRA and ASCS. Which champions made our list of SPEED SPORT Top Performers?

Stephens & Stout Make A Super Team

Trent Stephens (center) stands with the his car owners, the Stout family, after a victory this year in the Midwest Supermodified Ass'n. (Todd Ridgeway Photo)

It was 14 years ago when the BioBased.US Midwest Supermodified Ass’n was put together and hit the pavement.


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