NSCS: Brian Scott & American Red Cross Team For Martinsville Speedway

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Richard Petty Motorsports announced today that the American Red Cross, one of the nation’s premier humanitarian organizations, will be featured as the primary partner on the No. 44 Ford Fusion driven by Brian Scott this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. With a history of giving back to the community, Richard Petty Motorsports and Scott will support giving back …

NSCS: Hendrick Motorsports Honors Service Members With Coca-Cola 600 Paint Schemes

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CONCORD, N.C. — official team release and photo — This weekend, cars across the track at Charlotte Motor Speedway will be adorned with tributes for Memorial Day weekend. That includes all four Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolets, two of which will sport patriotic paint schemes. It’s all part of the fifth annual NASCAR: An American Salute initiative. It marks the industry’s collective expression of …

NHRA: DeJoria, Torrence, Anderson & Krawiec Claim Four-Wide No. 1 Qualifiers

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CONCORD, N.C. – official series release — NHRA photo — Alexis DeJoria raced to the No. 1 qualifying position in Funny Car in front of a sold-out zMAX Dragway crowd Saturday at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals presented by Lowes Foods. Steve Torrence (Top Fuel), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also will lead their respective categories …

NHRA: Pritchett Lands Ride With Lagana Family for Charlotte’s Four-Wide Nationals

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AVON, Ind. — official team release — Although she lost her ride at Bob Vandergriff Racing just over a week ago, Leah Pritchett will continue to compete in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, driving the Nitro Ninja Top Fuel dragster owned by the Lagana family at the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals presented by Lowes Foods this weekend in Charlotte. …

NSCS: Down To The Last Drop, Good To The Last Bite; Edwards Stretches Fuel To Win Coca-Cola 600

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CONCORD, N.C. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Correspondent James Pike — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — Carl Edwards spent the final run in the Coca-Cola 600 coaxing every last drop of fuel — or, as his sponsor would have it, making every bite of his sub last — out of his No. 19 Subway Toyota Camry. In the end, it paid off, …

NHRA: Funny Car Rookie John Hale Ready and Eager for Four-Wide Nationals Debut

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official series release — NHRA photo — The experience of racing in this weekend’s NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at zMAX Dragway will be a new one for rookie Funny Car driver John Hale. To get ready for one of the most thrilling events in motorsports, Hale has his own plan to get accustomed to all of the nuances of …

NHRA: Shawn Langdon and Alan Johnson Racing to Compete in 4-Wide Nationals

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BROWNSBURG, Ind. — official team release — NHRA photo — Alan Johnson Racing and Top Fuel points leader Shawn Langdon will compete in this weekend’s NHRA 4-Wide Nationals, the team announced on Monday. The fourth race of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season is set for March 27-29 at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Langdon, the 2013 NHRA Mello …

4th Annual Charlotte Racers Expo Invites All Racers

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MOORESVILLE, NC – Event PR – The best deals of the racing season are just a few weeks away at the Charlotte Racers Expo trade show and auction on January 24-25. Both new and pre-owned parts and equipment will be for sale at the trade show (new) and up for bids in the auction (pre-owned and new). Racers from all …