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DR: CHEVY NHRA AT SONOMA; Chris McGaha is Pro Stock No. 1 Qualifier in Chevrolet Camaro SS

  CHEVY IN NHRA NHRA SONOMA NATIONALS SONOMA RACEWAY SONOMA, CALIF TEAM CHEVY POST QUALIFYING RECAP AUGUST 1, 2015   SONOMA, Calif. (August 1, 2015) – After setting the NHRA Pro Stock track record of 6.499-seconds/212.36-mph in the second round of qualifying at the Sonoma Nationals, Chris McGaha, Harlow Sammons of Odessa Pro Stock Camaro SS, headed into the qualifying final as...
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VICS: Dixon Sets New Record To Take P1 In Ohio

Scott Dixon, for now at least does have a little light showing at the end of the Verizon IndyCar Series championship talk tunnel. The Chip Ganassi Racing pilot needed to put himself high up on the grid for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio to stay within range of points leader Juan Pablo Montoya of Team Penske with only two races to follow when the twin checkers are flown over...
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NXS: Kenny Wallace Set to Make Final Career Start in Xfinity Series This Weekend at Iowa Speedway

KENNY WALLACE, No. 20 U.S. Cellular Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing How was your Camry in practice? “No doubt, you get in a car like that and it’s a little nervy because you’re with obviously the winningest – I believe the winningest XFINITY team in history I would think, I’m not sure, you all can tell me that – so you get in it. I’ve been at the shop for three days...
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IndyCar: Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Qualifying Results

LEXINGTON, Ohio – Qualifying Saturday for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.258-mile(s) Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, time and speed in parentheses: 1.  (9) Scott Dixon, Chevrolet, 01:04.5814 (125.869) 2.  (1) Will Power, Chevrolet, 01:04.6782 (125.681) 3.  (11) Sebastien...
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NCWTS: Kyle Busch Continues to Dominate, Winning at Pocono

Regardless of what series Kyle Busch competes in, he is always a favorite. In recent weeks, he has been almost unbeatable. Busch continued his domination of NASCAR’s national touring series Saturday winning the Pocono Mountains 150 Camping World Truck Series event at Pocono Raceway. Busch led 53 of 69 laps in his No. 51 Dollar General Toyota Tundra to give him a win in his first...
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OSCAAR: A.J. Emms Looking for Second Straight Top-10

Following a top-10 finish at Sauble Speedway, A.J. Emms heads into this weekend’s OSCAAR event at Peterborough Speedway looking to continue the string of success. Emms has been strong so far in his rookie season, continuing to get better with each passing weekend. In the five races thus far this season, he has posted three top-10s, including a fifth place finish at Full Throttle...
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OSCAAR: Chad Strawn Looking for Success at Peterborough Speedway

Following a podium finish at Sauble Speedway, Chad Strawn heads into this weekend’s OSCAAR event at Peterborough Speedway looking to continue the string of success. It’s no secret that the S&S Racing team has faced their share of adversity this year thus far. However, Strawn has kept composed behind the wheel, continuing to produce solid finishes. In the five OSCAAR races...
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VICS: Rahal Was Fourth Fastest in Practice for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Verizon IndyCar Series PRACTICE NOTES/QUOTES – July 31, 2015   STEAK ‘N SHAKE DRIVER RAHAL WAS FOURTH FASTEST IN PRACTICE FOR THE HONDA INDY 200 AT MID-OHIO   1)         Scott Dixon                1:05.9645 / 123.230 mph       4)         Graham Rahal          ...
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NXS: Dylan Lupton NASCAR XFINITY Series Iowa Speedway Practice Report

NASCAR XFINITY Series, 7th Annual U.S. Cellular 250 presented by New Holland    Event No. 19, Iowa Speedway, Newton, Iowa First And Final Practice Notes And Quotes Friday, July 31, 2015   NASCAR Next driver Dylan Lupton’s prior experience at Iowa Speedway in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West division paid dividends Friday at Iowa Speedway.   Making his fifth career NASCAR...
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OSCAAR Drivers Ready For Chase For the Colours

In what has become a yearly tradition the August long weekend means it is time for the drivers of OSCAAR to tackle Peterborough Speedway. For the past three years this event has taken on a new meaning when it became the Chase for the Colours. The Autumn Colours Classic is the biggest event in racing in Ontario and the event where all three of the 2015 OSCAAR Champions will be crowned...
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NSCS: Rob Kauffman Buying an Interest in Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates

Earlier this week, Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing, purchased an interest of Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates. Below is the statements from the parties associated. OnPitRoad.com will continue to follow this story, with posting in regards to the news as it develops.   Statement from Michael Waltrip Racing: Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing...
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NSCS: The No. 98 NSCS Team has been Assessed a P3 Level Penalty

NASCAR Penalty Report / Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayDaytona Beach, FloridaJuly 29, 2015NASCAR Sprint Cup Series The No. 98 team has been assessed a P3 level penalty for having an unattached weight leave the car during practice on July 24 (Sections 12:1; 12.5.3.3.1; 20.3.5). Crew chief Scott Eggleston has been fined $25,000; suspended from the next NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship...
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NXS: U.S. Cellular 250 First & Final Practice Session Speeds

2015 NXS U.S. Cellular 250 First Practice Session Speeds Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed Lap # # Laps -Fastest -Next 1 18 Daniel Suarez # ARRIS Toyota 23.619 133.367 55 56 —.— —.— 2 33 Brandon Jones(i) FVP/Menards Chevrolet 23.87 131.965 12 13 -0.251 -0.251 3 88 Ben Rhodes Alpha Energy Solutions Chevrolet 23.91 131.744 13 14 -0.291 -0.04 4 3 Ty Dillon Bass Pro Shops/Tracker...
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NCWTS: 2015 NCWTS Pocono Mountains 150 Final Practice Session Speeds

Pos Trk Driver Team Time Speed Lap # # Laps -Fastest -Next 1 33 Austin Dillon(i) Rheem Chevrolet 54.06 166.482 20 20 —.— —.— 2 4 Erik Jones # Toyota Toyota 54.344 165.612 21 30 -0.284 -0.284 3 51 Kyle Busch(i) Dollar General Toyota 54.538 165.023 8 19 -0.478 -0.194 4 17 Timothy Peters Red Horse Racing Toyota 54.849 164.087 12 20 -0.789 -0.311 5 98 Johnny Sauter Nextant/Curb...
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NSCS: Kyle Busch keeps riding the wave with Pocono pole

LONG POND, Pa. – He did it again. Riding a wave of success unprecedented in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career, Kyle Busch streaked to the pole position on Friday at Pocono Raceway, edging Kevin Harvick for the top starting spot in Sunday’s Windows 10 400 (on NBCSN at 1:30 p.m. ET). Touring the 2.5-mile triangular track in 50.444 seconds (178.416 mph), Busch won his first Coors...
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VICS: Dixon Fastest Friday At Mid-Ohio

In what appears in many ways to be a different weekend for the Verizon IndyCar Series, things are very much the same in a sense on the timing charts Friday as Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon topped the list during practice at the Mid-Ohio Sports Course. The New Zealander is no stranger to the leadership role in relation to the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, he has won this event...
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ST: Adrian Stahle And Tim Norris Big Winners At Flamboro Speedway

By Randy Spencer – The Lucas Oil Can Am Midgets and Ontario Pro Challenge were back at Bennett Chevrolet Flamboro Speedway for their third appearance of the year and once again didn’t disappoint the great crowd on hand enjoying the great summer weather and spectacular racing action once again. The Pure Stocks and Late Models both had the night off but there was no shortage...
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DIRT: Tracy Hines to Climb the Belleville High Banks this Week

NEW CASTLE, Ind.—July 27, 2015— When it comes to big events in Midget racing, there is none bigger than the Belleville Midget Nationals in Kansas. Tracy Hines knows the history and aura of Belleville quite well and it is certainly an event he would like to win before his career is complete. Hines will have another chance to take on the legendary high-banked, half-mile this week...
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NKNPS: Martin and McClure Announce New Endeavor

Mooresville, NC (July 28, 2015) –NASCAR XFINITY Series drivers Eric McClure and Hal Martin announced today the formation of Martin-McClure Racing (MMR). The duo will field a NASCAR K&N Pro Series East entry beginning with this weekend’s #ThanksKenny150 East vs. West shootout, at Iowa Speedway. With hopes of opening doors for young development drivers, Martin and McClure are...
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NCWTS: CONSISTENT CRAFTON LOOKING FOR A “TRIFECTA” OF FIRSTS AT POCONO

Matt Crafton, No. 88 Chi Chi‘s/Menards Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Pocono Raceway – Pocono Mountains 150 Race No. 12 of 23   Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 1st (+14) 2015 Owner Point Standings: 1st Crew Chief: Carl “Junior”Joiner   CONSISTENT CRAFTON LOOKING FOR A “TRIFECTA“ OF FIRSTS AT POCONO   Sandusky, Ohio (July 28, 2015) ...
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NCWTS: SAUTER LOOKING FOR HIS FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON AT POCONO

Johnny Sauter, No. 98 Nextant Aerospace/Curb Records Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Pocono Raceway – Pocono Mountains 150 Race No. 12 of 23   Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 4th 2015 Owner Point Standings: 5th Crew Chief: Doug George   SAUTER LOOKING FOR HIS FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON AT POCONO Sandusky, Ohio (July 28, 2015) – Johnny Sauter, driver...
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NCWTS: Matt Tifft – No. 54 ToyotaCare Tundra NCWTS Pocono Advance

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 28, 2015) – Matt Tifft will be a busy driver this weekend at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway splitting his time between the No. 54 ToyotaCare Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) and the No. 52 ARCA car owned by NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader. While this will be Tifft’s fourth start in the ARCA Racing Series at Pocono, it will be his first time racing at “The Tricky...
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NCWTS: HAYLEY GEARS UP FOR ANOTHER NEW TRACK AS THE SERIES HEADS TO POCONO

Cameron Hayley, No. 13 Carolina Nut Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Pocono Raceway – Pocono Mountains 150 Race No. 12 of 23   Team Information: 2015 Driver Point Standings: 6th 2015 Owner Point Standings: 9th Crew Chief: Jeff Hensley   HAYLEY GEARS UP FOR ANOTHER NEW TRACK AS THE SERIES HEADS TO POCONO   Sandusky, Ohio (July 28, 2015) – Cameron Hayley, driver...
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ARCA: Austin Theriault Reunites with Venturini Motorsports for ARCA Race at Pocono

Concord, NC (July 28, 2015) – Current NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) driver, Austin Theriault, will reunite with Venturini Motorsports for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards ModSpace 125 at Pocono Raceway on Saturday, August 1st. Theriault, in his only previous ARCA series start, drove to victory lane at Michigan International Speedway (2014) driving for Venturini...
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VICS: Rahal Heads Home for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Second in IndyCar Series Point Standings

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio – Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Pre-Race Notes Round 14 of 16 in the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series     DATE:                                                     July 31 – August 2, 2015 QUALIFYING BROADCAST:                Saturday, August 1 at 3:00 p.m. ET...
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