USAC Midgets: Happy Thanksgiving for Thorson; Young Gun Wins 75th Turkey Night Grand Prix

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PERRIS, Calif. — official series release — Doug Allen/PAS photo — Young Tanner Thorson bested his Keith Kunz Motorsports teammates to win the 75th annual Turkey Night Grand Prix on Thursday night at Perris Auto Speedway. Meanwhile, Tracy Hines closed out his full-time racing career by clinching the Honda USAC Midget National Championship by 18 points over Thorson, joining the …

NSCS: Furniture Row Re-Signs Truex for 2016; Announces Switch to Toyota, Alliance With JGR

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LOUDON, N.H. – official team release — Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images North America photo — Furniture Row Racing has entered into a partnership with Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. to field Toyota Camrys for driver Martin Truex Jr. starting with the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. The Denver, Colo.-based team also picked up Truex’s contract option for 2016. By joining the …

NASCAR: Toyota Unveils 2015 Sprint Cup Series Camry; Nose Changes Among Highlights

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CONCORD, N.C. — official release — Michael L. Levitt/LAT photo — Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (TMS) and TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development) introduced the new 2015 Toyota Camry race car this afternoon that will compete in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) competition beginning next season. With the announcement of the 2015 Camry race car, Toyota becomes the first manufacturer in the …