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  • Logano Gets First Cup Win

    LOUDON, N.H. — Nineteen-year-old Joey Logano won Sunday’s rain-shortened Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Speedway to become the youngest driver to ever win a Cup race. LOUDON, N.H. — Nineteen-year-old Joey Logano won Sunday’s rain-shortened Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Speedway to become the youngest driver to ever win a Cup race. With

  • Hornaday Dominates Memphis Truck Race

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Ron Hornaday Jr. took home his second straight Elvis trophy with an overpowering victory Saturday in the Camping World Truck Series race at Memphis Motorsports Park. Hornaday led 175 of 201 laps on the .75-mile track. The driver of the Kevin Harvick Inc. Chevrolet had a commanding lead over Brian Scott’s Toyota

  • Kyle Busch Busch Gets Fifth Nationwide Win

    LOUDON, N.H. — After back-to-back second-place finishes in the past two Nationwide Series races, Kyle Busch got back into victory lane by winning Saturday’s Camping World RV Sales 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon. LOUDON, N.H. — After back-to-back second-place finishes in the past two Nationwide Series races, Kyle Busch got back into

  • On The Road Review: BMW Z4

    When BMW introduced the Z3 sports car in 1995, it was the brand’s dramatic re-entry into the two-passenger sports segment for a company more focused on sporting sedans and luxury cars. The Z3 created quite a stir in the marketplace and revitalized a segment dominated by Mazda’s popular Miata. The Z3 was built at BMW’s

  • On The Road Review: Dodge Challenger SRT8

    Muscle cars are generating a lot of halo-style excitement for Detroit’s automakers as a restyled Ford Mustang is being joined by an all-new Chevy Camaro and the very potent Dodge Challenger. These cars are all serious head-turning lookers with on the road performance that puts their vaunted brethren from the pony-car wars of the late

  • Weekend Racing Schedule for June 27 – 28, 2009

    The Cup and Nationwide teams will be at the 1.058-mile New Hampshire Speedway, while the Camping World Trucks travel to the .75-mile Memphis Motorsports Park. Saturday, June 27 Nationwide Series World RV Rental 200, race 16 of 35; Starting time: 2:30 p.m. (EDT); TV: ESPN2. Camping World Series O’Reilly 200, race 11 of 25; Starting

  • Kahne Wins Sonoma Road Course Race

    SONOMA, Calif. — Kasey Kahne survived four double-file restarts against Tony Stewart, including a green/white/checkered one, to win Sunday’s Toyota SaveMart 350 at Infineon Raceway. The win was the 10th of his career, but the first on a road course. His previous best finish at Infineon was 23rd in 2007. “I learned to drive on

  • Edwards Gets First Nationwide Win of Season

    WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Carl Edwards made the trip from Infineon Raceway in California worthwhile on Saturday night, winning the Nationwide Series race at the Milwaukee Mile. Edwards left Infineon earlier in the day, where he practiced his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car, to race at Milwaukee. Having to start at the rear of the

  • Hornaday Takes Milwaukee Truck Race

    WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Ron Hornaday Jr. dominated the rescheduled Camping World Truck Series race to win on his 51st birthday, Saturday at the Milwaukee Mile. Top 10 leaders after 10 of 25: 1. Hornaday-1,518, 2. Crafton-1,482, 3. Bodine-1,430, 4. Skinner-1,429, 5. Starr-1,317, 6. Malsam-1,303, 7. Scott-1,293, 8. Cook-1,291, 9. Crawford-1,267, 10. Setzer-1,261. For more

  • Weekend Racing Schedule for June 19 – 21, 2009

    The Camping World Trucks and Nationwide teams will be at the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Mich. The Cup teams travel west to Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, Calif., for their first road course event of the year. Friday, June 19 Camping World RV Sales 200, race 10 of 25; Starting time: 8:30 p.m. (EDT); TV: