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Labor Day Weekend at Darlington Highlights 2015 Schedule
Zack Albert, NASCAR.com
NASCAR released its 2015 schedule of races for all three of its national series on Tuesday, realigning the dates for several tracks, including moving the Southern 500 back to its traditional spot on Labor Day weekend.
Changes for Atlanta Motor Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway and Darlington Raceway are among the major alterations to the 36-race... [Read More]
Stock Car Shootout this Weekend at Canyon Speedway Park
PEORIA, Ariz. (August 26, 2014) – There will be no shortage of action atop the 1/3-mile Canyon Speedway Park clay oval this weekend as the Rips Napa Auto Parks Stock Car Shootout 100 takes place over the course of two nights on Saturday and Sunday.
While a 100-lapper offering up a $2,000 winner’s share in the Stock Car ranks culminates the blockbuster... [Read More]
Brian Brown Among Drivers Expected at 36th Jackson Nationals
TULSA, Okla. (August 25, 2014) - When it comes to the half-mile Jackson Speedway, one name has been the class of the field the past couple years. For Brian Brown, the surge of momentum couldn't be higher going into the $5,000 to win Jackson Nationals.
"Jackson has always been a track that we've always run pretty well at. It seems like we always have a good car and our engines always... [Read More]
Tony Stewart will return this weekend in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway and make his first Sprint Cup start since Pocono Raceway on Aug. 3.
Stewart will speak to the media at 1 p.m. ET at the infield media center at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He will be joined by Stewart-Haas Racing Executive Vice President Brett Frood. That availability will be streamed live on NASCAR.com.
I-76 Speedway will be running on Sunday August 31 during the Labor Day holiday weekend. This rare Sunday event was added to the original schedule.
On the schedule will be the IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Mods, The Rocky Mountain Midgets Racing Association (RMMRA), The Rocky Mountain Dwarf Car Racing Association (RMDCRA), Econo Stock Cars, Rocky Mountain Lightning Sprints (RMLS) 270 Micro Sprints and the Hornets.
Looks to be a full night of exciting open wheel racing... [Read More]
Colorado Motorsports Hall of Famer Mitch Miller and his wife Beth were injured in an automobile accident on Sunday August 24. I got a call on Monday and this email yesterday.
Mitch Miller was hospitalized with broken ribs and bleeding on the brain. His wife Beth also has bleeding on the brain and both hips are fractured. A car accident at 73rd and Sheridan was the cause. Both will have lengthy recovery time.
The report I got indicated that they... [Read More]
Amarillo, Texas – August 23, 2014 - Dan Powers of Wichita, Kansas made the six hour tow a profitable one as he picked up his second straight National Championship Racing Association of Park City, Kansas presented by Precise Racing Products modified feature victory in a row, this coming on Saturday night as the tour made their annual trip to Route 66 Motor Speedway in Amarillo,... [Read More]
TULSA, Okla. (August 24, 2014) - National and Regional competition across Arkansas, New Mexico, Tennessee, and Texas highlight this week's look back at the action of the American Sprint Car Series which included a first time visit to a newly opened facility as well as a return to a series favorite.
Regional races included two battles between the American Bank... [Read More]