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Dixon Wins 2015 IndyCar Title On Tiebreaker

Posted On August 31, 2015

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) - Scott Dixon captured a fourth IndyCar championship by winning the season finale Sunday to snatch away the title from Juan Pablo Montoya. Montoya led the points from the season-opening race right until the final lap Sunday. But he finished the race in sixth, which allowed Dixon to tie him in the…

IndyCar Driver Justin Wilson Dies From Injuries

Posted On August 25, 2015

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has died from injuries he sustained from being struck by debris during the ABC Supply 500 at Pennsylvania's Pocono Raceway on Sunday. The 37-year-old was in critical condition and in a coma after he suffered a severe head injury when he was hit in the head during Sunday's race by a…

Logano Wins Night Race

Posted On August 24, 2015

(Bristol, TN)  --  Joey Logano took the checkered flag at the Irwin Tools Night Race on Saturday. Logano led 176 of the 500 laps en route to his third win of the season. Kevin Harvick finished second.  Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson and Clint Bowyer rounded out the top-five.

Kenseth Dominant At Michigan

Posted On August 17, 2015

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) - Matt Kenseth raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the season, winning in convincing fashion Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. Kenseth, the pole winner, won for the 34th time in his career, leading 146 of 200 laps in the 400-mile race. Joe Gibbs Racing has won five of the…

Kyle Busch continues winning streak at Indianapolis

Posted On July 27, 2015

Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Kyle Busch won his third consecutive race in the Sprint Cup Series after holding off Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick in a green-white-checkered finish in Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. One day after winning the 250-mile Xfinity Series race at this historic 2.5- mile track, Busch grabbed the lead…