Archive for September 2nd, 2006
Pos No. Driver Make Time Speed Lap# #Laps -Fastest -Next 1 6 Mark Martin Ford 41.032 175.473 1 39 2 11 Denny Hamlin Chevrolet 41.195 174.778 1 11 -0.163 -0.163 3 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge 41.222 174.664 1 29 -0.190 -0.027
Top Fuel points leader Doug Kalitta posted a quick 4.497-second run at 322 mph to lead the opening day action Friday at the $2.6 million Mac Tools U.S. Nationals, the most prestigious drag race in the world. Kalitta was joined by Funny Car’s Robert Hight, Pro Stock’s Jason Line, and Pro Stock Motorcycle’s Karen Stoffer [...]
Robby Gordon says he came close on two occasions to a 50-50 partnership with Robert Yates Racing. “I was going to buy Yates. Yes we were. We had funding and sponsorship in place for the 88 car. We have our car funded for the seven car. I wanted to buy half of his two cars. [...]
Having announced the formation of Riley-D’Hondt Motorsports less than a month ago, co-owners Bill Riley and Eddie D’Hondt are proud to announce that Sport Clips has agreed to be the primary sponsor of one of their new teams in the 2007 Busch Series. Fielded out of their new shops located in Mooresville, NC, Riley-D’Hondt Motorsports [...]
David Reutimann and Travis Kvapil are the finalists to drive Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 00 Toyota in 2007, but a decision may be several weeks away.