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Kil-Kare honors Rod Shop at Geezers reunion - Dayton Daily News


Kil-Kare honors Rod Shop at Geezers reunion
Dayton Daily News
The former racing team based in Columbus fielded cars for some of the biggest names in drag racing. Drivers like Tommy Ivo, Bob Riffle, Don Carlton, Mike Fons, Butch Leal, Larry Morgan, Jim Thompson, Bill McGraw, Dick Shroyer and Gene Dunlap all got ...

Smith College engineering students gear up to go racing - Autoweek


Autoweek

Smith College engineering students gear up to go racing
Autoweek
Smith College's first race car-building team includes (from left) Jessica Wert, Amelia Wagner, team founder Gracie Hackenberg, Molly Kaufman, Alysha de Silva and Annick Dewald. Here they're shown on a recent field trip to Watkins Glen. Photo by ...

NHRA: Pritchett enjoying a magical season - Brainerd Dispatch


Brainerd Dispatch

NHRA: Pritchett enjoying a magical season
Brainerd Dispatch
For Pritchett, that was a spot on the Don Schumacher Racing roster as driver of the Papa John's Dragster. From struggling for a spot in the Countdown for the Championship last season to a shot at winning a championship this year, Pritchett's career is ...

Promotors need to work together - Greensburg Daily News


Promotors need to work together
Greensburg Daily News
During the year, car owners and drivers will lament not getting paid more for attending races, but -- as an example-- when Anderson Speedway posted $2,000 to win a 100-lap late model race earlier this month, the car count was decent but not ...

INDYCAR: Rahal riding momentum into Pocono - Republican & Herald


Republican & Herald

INDYCAR: Rahal riding momentum into Pocono
Republican & Herald
Graham Rahal acknowledges the fans as he approaches the winner's podium after the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto race on Belle Isle, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Detroit. Rahal completed a doubleheader sweep ... LONG POND — Given his rough start to the ...
IndyCar fast facts, TV listings: ABC Supply 200 at Pocono Autoweek

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AUTO RACING PACKAGE: Auto Racing Glance - WTOP


AUTO RACING PACKAGE: Auto Racing Glance
WTOP
Fast facts: Newgarden, in his first season with Team Penske, leads the championship with four races to go for the first time in his career — but three drivers are within 17 points or less of a tie for first. …Only once since 1982 has the winner at ...

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Axalta Supports Chinese Student Racing Team to Compete in the ... - Business Wire (press release)


Business Wire (press release)

Axalta Supports Chinese Student Racing Team to Compete in the ...
Business Wire (press release)
The Shanghai Tongji University's student car racing team, TJU, will participate in Formula SAE 2017, an auto design competition organized by the.

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Confirmed: Juan Pablo Montoya, Dane Cameron to drive Acura ARX-05 for Team Penske in IMSA - Autoweek


Confirmed: Juan Pablo Montoya, Dane Cameron to drive Acura ARX-05 for Team Penske in IMSA
Autoweek
Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya is officially switching to sports cars, as Team Penske announced the first driver pairing for its two- car effort in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship. Montoya will ... The official ...

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Angel Nieto, Motorcyclist Who Won 13 Grand Prix Championships, Dies at 70 - New York Times


New York Times

Angel Nieto, Motorcyclist Who Won 13 Grand Prix Championships, Dies at 70
New York Times
Angel Nieto, whose fascination with racing motorcycles began when he was a boy living in a shack with his family in Madrid and culminated in 13 Grand Prix championships, died on Aug. 3 on the Spanish island of Ibiza, ... Leigh Diffey, a motor sports ...

Doug Pace on Auto Racing: This season's chase to the championship features plenty of new faces - The Spokesman-Review


The Spokesman-Review

Doug Pace on Auto Racing: This season's chase to the championship features plenty of new faces
The Spokesman-Review
The Spokane veteran jumps into the Killer “B” Racing Team's second car, which has multiple wins including Havens Idaho 200 victory last summer. “( Team owner) Todd Havens has always been a big supporter of my racing,” Garber said. “When he came to ...