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NSCS: Tony Stewart Wins Fuel Mileage Race In Chicago- Chase Gets Interesting

September 19, 2011 No Comments

Tony Stewart ended his season-long debacle, by winning the opening race of the 2011 Chase for the Sprint Cup. Oh, did I mention this was his first win of the 2011 season? Without question, Stewart had one of the more dominant cars Monday, as the race was pushed back a day due to rain in […]

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Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway Postponed Until Monday, 12:00 PM ET – Televised On ESPN

September 18, 2011 No Comments

By now, the first race of the 2011 Chase for the Sprint Cup should be in the books, but that’s not the case after rain diminished any chance at racing Sunday. Several attempts at drying the track were washed away after rain cells hit the 1.5 mile oval in Joliet, Illinois. An official word from […]


Brad Keselowski Dominates Nationwide race at Chicagoland – Dollar General 300 Race Results

September 17, 2011 No Comments

Long green flag runs and a plethora of laps led later, Brad Keselowski found himself celebrating in victory lane for the third time this season. In fact, it was never close. Keselowski forfeited the lead to pole-sitter Brian Scott on lap 168 for his final pit stop of the day. Five laps of green flag […]

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NSCS: Matt Kenseth Wins Geico 400 Pole At Chicagoland

September 17, 2011 No Comments

Matt Kenseth, who is not known as a ‘great’ qualifier, has won the pole for Sunday’s Geico 400 from the Chicagoland Speedway. Kenseth only had four career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series poles heading into this season, but today marked his sixth, as he already won another pole earlier this season at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. […]

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NNS: Brian Scott Will Lead The Field To The Green, In Chicago

September 17, 2011 No Comments

It took Brian Scott 70 starts in the NASCAR Nationwide Series before he achieved his first career pole, but he did just that Saturday afternoon. Scott turned a fast lap of 176.748 miles per hour, just beating out Brad Keselowski, who will also be starting on the front row for Saturday afternoon’s race from Chicagoland […]

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NCWTS: Austin Dillon Wins In Chicago- Points Battle Gets Interesting

September 16, 2011 No Comments

In a race where Austin Dillon had to win, he found a way to get the job done. This one trait is what you look for in a driver, and in this case, Richard Childress’ grandson has a very unique trait- He’s a winner. In 45 career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts, Dillon has […]

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Chicagoland Speedway NCWTS Starting Lineup: Steve Arpin Wheels His Way to First Career Pole, Sets New Track Record

September 16, 2011 No Comments

Todd Bodine’s track record, which he set last year, was shattered in Friday’s qualifying session at Chicagoland Speedway. 13 drivers broke the track record, led by the charge of Turner Motorsport’s Steve Arpin. Arpin, in only his fifth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, earned his first career pole with a lap of 30.768 seconds, […]

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Chicagoland Speedway: NSCS Geico 400 Preview

September 16, 2011 No Comments

Information  Date: Sunday, September 18th, 2011 Time: 2 p.m. (ET) Track: Chicagoland Speedway Laps: 267 ; Miles: 400.5 Broadcast: TV – ESPN ; Radio – MRN/Sirius XM NASCAR Weather Sunday: High-71°F ; Low-60°F 40% Chance of Rain Winds SSE at 14 mph Fantasy Racing Picks:  Target: Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, and Clint Bowyer Avoid: […]

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