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Wed 04 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: US F1 ready for Busch?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: US F1 ready for Busch?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram US F1 Ready For Busch? If NASCAR Valley is the source for America's next Formula One car, it seems fitting that Kyle Busch is being wooed by the US F1 team. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Jeff Gordon finds victory lane in Texas Headline

Jeff Gordon finds victory lane in Texas

Surprisingly, Jeff Gordon didn't need any help getting to victory lane. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion took the checkered flag in is No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet amongst congratulations from and to his...

Fri 09 Oct 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: JPM pointing to Title?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: JPM pointing to Title?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram JPM Pointing To Title? Juan Pablo Montoya can be either princely or prickly, depending on the mercurial driver's mood. Following the Earnhardt Ganassi Racing team's advancement into the Chase and the ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Look who's hotHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Look who's hot

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Look Who's Hot To paraphrase Jimi Hendrix: Are you motivated? It's a question most race car drivers answer in the affirmative. But one only need look at recent results -- starting with six victories...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Keselowski wins wild race at TalladegaHeadline

Keselowski wins wild race at Talladega

Brad Keselowski won't soon forget his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win. Keselowski claimed the checkered flag in a wild day at Talladega Superspeedway that ended with Carl Edwards crashing into the catch fence, Dale Earnhardt Jr. getting his...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Changes afoot in IMS front office Headline

Changes afoot in IMS front office

Confirming rumors that had been speculated for the better part of a month, today the Indianapolis Motor Speedway officially announced a change in leadership within the track's management team. Tony George. Photo by Andy Sallee. Tony...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Daytona commotionHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Daytona commotion

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Daytona Commotion If the Daytona 500 is any indication, it should be a season of commotion and competition, just the antidote NASCAR needs. Victory lane: race winner Matt Kenseth, Roush Fenway Racing...

Kurt Busch dominates for Atlanta victoryHeadline

Kurt Busch dominates for Atlanta victory

Kurt Busch was anxious to prove that he wasn't the only member of his family that would challenge for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship this year. Race winner Kurt Busch, Penske Racing Dodge celebrates. Photo by Action Sports ...

Michael Waltrip Racing news 2009-05-11

Michael Waltrip Racing news 2009-05-11

Michael Waltrip Racing Welcomes Marciani as Vice President Sales and Service CORNELIUS, N.C. - - Today Michael Waltrip Racing announced Chris Marciani will serve as Vice President Sales and Service for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series...

Wed 18 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Martin's Chase Plot Thickens The past week produced a remarkable batch of late fall racing news. One writer's view of the top ten stories. Mark Martin, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet. Photo...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Talladega: NASCAR fan injury update

Talladega: NASCAR fan injury update

An Interview With: DR. BOBBY LEWIS DR. BOBBY LEWIS: As you are aware, the car got into the fence here and we had fans injured. There are a total it appears of seven fans that had minor injuries. Nothing is dangerous or life threatening. ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Over the Hill gang ride's againHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Over the Hill gang ride's again

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Over The Hill Gang Rides Again A different former Washington Redskin football coach came to mind at Richmond after Denny Hamlin won the race in the Toyota of car owner Joe Gibbs, the three-time Super...

Petty 200th win memories - Buddy Parrott

Petty 200th win memories - Buddy Parrott

Memories Of Richard Petty's 200th Crew Chief Buddy Parrott: 'It Was A Great Win' DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- This is the first in a series of news releases of memories from key figures who witnessed Richard Petty's historic 200th and final NASCAR...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Kasey Kahne - Ford interview 2009-12-08

Kasey Kahne - Ford interview 2009-12-08

This Week in Ford Racing December 8, 2009 Kasey Kahne, driver of the No. 9 Budweiser Ford Fusion, will be making his on-track debut with the manufacturer during a Goodyear tire test next week at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. Kahne, who...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Daytona 500: Sorenson's team receives Pit Road award

Daytona 500: Sorenson's team receives Pit Road award

Sorenson's Team Captures Pit Road Award in Daytona 500 No. 43 team is inaugural winner of the Tissot Pit Road Precision Award Reed Sorenson's No. 43 team captured the Tissot Pit Road Precision Award in Sunday's (Feb. 15) Daytona 500 at ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Return of The KingHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Return of The King

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Return of The King Evidently, the demise of Atlanta as a NASCAR hub is greatly exaggerated. How fitting that Richard Petty, one of the men who helped build the sport, ended up with driver Kasey Kahne in...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
USF1 eyes Kyle Busch for 2011 race seatHeadline
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USF1 eyes Kyle Busch for 2011 race seat

Sporting director Peter Windsor has named NASCAR's Las Vegas-born Kyle Busch as an ideal driver for the new USF1 team in 2011. Briton Windsor, who with Ken Anderson aims for their Charlotte-based team to debut next season, said he keeps up to...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Jimmie better than David?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Jimmie better than David?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Jimmie Better Than David? It's not surprising to hear all the well-deserved accolades for Jimmie Johnson after his unprecedented fourth straight Sprint Cup championship. Johnson is one of the all-time...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Penske powerHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Penske power

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Penske Power Kurt Busch may have backed into Atlanta's victory lane by taking a celebration lap aboard his Dodge in reverse. But judging from Busch's dominating performance in the race, Penske Racing certainly...

Bristol: Gary Bechtel joins Tommy Baldwin Racing

Bristol: Gary Bechtel joins Tommy Baldwin Racing

Gary Bechtel Becomes Co-Owner of Tommy Baldwin Racing MOORESVILLE, NC (March 19, 2009) -- Former NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series owner, Gary Bechtel joins forces with Tommy Baldwin to become a co-owner of Tommy Baldwin Racing. "This is...

Atlanta: Kurt Busch post qualifying interview

Atlanta: Kurt Busch post qualifying interview

KURT BUSCH (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger) Qualified 2nd TALK ABOUT YOUR QUALIFYING LAP: "I really felt like coming to the green (flag) we were going to have our hands full and that it was going to be a busy 30 seconds. As the lap...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Petty 200th win - Ten interesting facts

Petty 200th win - Ten interesting facts

Ten Interesting Facts Behind Petty's Historic 200th Victory At DIS DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Richard Petty, who notched his first victory as a car owner since 1999 last weekend in Sonoma, Calif., will be celebrating a huge milestone moment in his...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
Daytona Shootout 2010 criteria announced

Daytona Shootout 2010 criteria announced

2010 Budweiser Shootout At Daytona Features Revised Criteria Speedweeks Opener Features Star-Studded Lineup DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 23, 2009) -- NASCAR announced Wednesday a revision to the 2010 Budweiser Shootout at Daytona format that ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Talladega boundHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Talladega bound

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram TALLADEGA BOUND If you're traveling west on Interstate 20 towards central Alabama on a race weekend, you're bound to see several vehicles with "Talladega Bound" inscribed on the rear window. I doubt the...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Michigan II: Dodge Motorsports preview

Michigan II: Dodge Motorsports preview

DODGE AT MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY * Dodge has won nine races at MIS (Charlie Glotzbach, Richard Petty (2), Sterling Marlin, Ryan Newman (2), Jeremy Mayfield, Kasey Kahne and Kurt Busch. DODGE DRIVER NOTES & ANECDOTES * Kurt Busch has...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: The Kid at 50Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: The Kid at 50

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram THE KID AT 50 Mark Martin's face has more wrinkles than the NASCAR rulebook. And he's got more lines on his stat sheet than any other full-time Sprint Cup driver. Mark Martin, Hendrick ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Reed Sorenson news 2009-02-27

Reed Sorenson news 2009-02-27

Reed Sorenson and mom to talk teen driving with Atlanta high school students Car crashes are the No. 1 cause of fatality among teenagers in America. Nearly 5,000 teens die every year and about 375,000 more are injured as a result of careless ...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Phoenix II: Richard Petty to drive WWII Jeep

Phoenix II: Richard Petty to drive WWII Jeep

"THE KING" TO PACE FIELD AT PHOENIX IN 1946 WILLY'S JEEP "The King" To Lead Field At Phoenix In WWII Jeep Fans Can Enter To Win 1946 Willy's Jeep Davidson, N.C. (Nov. 13, 2009) -- This weekend at the Phoenix (Ariz.) International Raceway...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Darlington: Kyle Busch race report

Darlington: Kyle Busch race report

The Track "Too Tough To Time" Lives Up to its Billing for Busch; Accident Relegates M&M's Driver to 34th-Place Finish in Southern 500 Racing can be a cruel sport. One week you can have everything go your way and the next it can be taken away at...

Johnson comments on lawyer Alan Miller

Johnson comments on lawyer Alan Miller

JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE'S IMPALA SS, comments on the total acquittal of Alan Miller: YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE TOTAL ACQUITTAL OF ALAN MILLER: "I am just happy for everyone involved. I know it has been extremely tough on all of them, I know more...

Elliott Sadler - NASCAR teleconference, part 2

Elliott Sadler - NASCAR teleconference, part 2

Continued from part 1 Q: But you were ready to file a lawsuit to stay in the car. Was it the fact that you just realized that there was nothing better out there, that you needed to stay in this? What was the motivation there? ELLIOTT ...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
Dale Inman wins 2009 Buddy Shuman award

Dale Inman wins 2009 Buddy Shuman award

Dale Inman Named 2009 Buddy Shuman Award Winner Former Champion Crew Chief Receives Top Industry Award For Racing Contributions LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Dec. 3, 2009) -- Dale Inman, among the foremost crew chiefs in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series history,...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Atlanta: AJ Allmendinger preview

Atlanta: AJ Allmendinger preview

AJ Allmendinger The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend for the 100th Sprint Cup race in the track's history. AJ Allmendinger goes to Atlanta hoping to repeat his third-place finish in the Daytona 500. Since...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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Flat Spot On: "Ringers" draw fire at The Glen

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram "Ringers" Draw Fire At The Glen "Road course ringers" became a hotter-than-usual topic at Watkins Glen this weekend. When Marcos Ambrose put a surprising but incredibly clean move on Kyle Busch to win...

Pocono II: David Stemme race report

Pocono II: David Stemme race report

David Stremme Finishes 32nd at Pocono Raceway LONG POND, PA. (August 3, 2009) -- Penske Racing driver David Stremme had a top-15 run going in the No.12 Penske Dodge Monday at the 2.5-mile Pocono Raceway before an incident in turn 2 took him out...

IMS Brickyard 400 notebook 2009-07-15

IMS Brickyard 400 notebook 2009-07-15

2009 ALLSTATE 400 AT THE BRICKYARD NOTEBOOK Plenty of Friday activities for fans; Transporter parade to roll through Indy July 23 INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, July 15, 2009 -- A variety of fan-friendly activities, including driver appearances and...