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NHRA Suspends All Drag Racing Events for 30 Days

Just four days after postponing this past weekend’s NHRA Gatornationals in Gainesville, FL, the drag racing sanctioning body will be suspending all NHRA racing for 30 days, including all NHRA-sanctioned […]

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NASCAR Postpones Next 2 Races, Joining NHRA & IndyCar in Coronavirus Fight

NASCAR has postponed the race events scheduled at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend and next weekend’s race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in response to the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus public health crisis. […]

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NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson to Retire After 2020 Season

Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson will retire at the end of the 2020, the driver announced on Twitter yesterday, and to the media today. Johnson’s seven titles is […]

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IHRA Crowns Summit Racing SuperSeries Champions

The IHRA Summit Racing SuperSeries gives thousands of grassroots racers a chance to complete on a national level for true sportsman World Championship. By competing and earning points at local […]

Roger Penske
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Penske Buys IMS, IndyCar, and Related Businesses from Hulman & Co.

In a major shake-up for the motorsports world, Hulman & Co. has entered into an agreement to sell the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS), IndyCar, IMS Productions, and associated subsidiaries to […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: J. Force Gets 151st Win at U.S. Nationals

By NHRA Staff John Force won his record-tying fifth Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals Funny Car title on Monday, breaking a 17-year drought at the sport’s marquee event. Doug Kalitta in […]

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Popular Racer and TV Host Jessi Combs, 39, Dies During Speed Record Attempt

Jessi Combs, a popular automotive TV personality, racer, and car builder died this week in a crash while attempting a new land-speed record in Oregon. Combs was 39. The record […]

Wayne Darlington
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Electric Finish: Tesla Racer Relishes Shot at Inaugural Summit SuperSeries Sportsman Class Championship

It’s been three decades and then some since Wayne Darlington claimed his first points championship, winning the Street Class at Amarillo Dragway in 1984. It remained his only championship for […]

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Bangshiftin’ & Roadtrippin’: 2019 Bonneville Speed Week Photo Gallery

The world’s fastest land-speed racers are back at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats for the 2019 edition of Bonneville Speed Week. As they usually do, our friends at BangShift made the […]

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Texas Motor Speedway Bans EV Race Cars Over Fire Concerns

Much like Hansel was way back in 2001, electric vehicles (EV) are so hot right now. Super hot. Occasionally on fire, even. Which, as it turns out, is just a […]