Was Fontana a must-see thriller or cautionary tale?

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Tire woes for some teams again point to fine line between potential for crisis and crowd-pleasing racing. Check it out: It’s difficult reaching consensus on solutions in NASCAR because it requires marrying the divergent objectives, opinions and whims of several dozen constituencies ranging from drivers to […]

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Tony Stewart wins Auto Club 400


    With rain threatening the area before the race even got going, aggressive driving, particularly through turns on the resealed surface in Fontana, was popular in the early laps. Drivers, perhaps positioning themselves for a run at the lead at Lap 101 with rain threatening […]

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Waltrip plans to carefully watch Toyotas

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We feel great about putting all three of our NASCAR Sprint Cup teams in the top five last weekend. We are very thankful that the teams performed as well as they did. If you think about it, how interesting is it that a couple of hundred […]

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Round 3 in Johnson vs. Harvick at California?


When the Sprint Cup Series has come to Auto Club Speedway lately, it’s been the Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick show. The last two spring races at the two-mile racetrack have featured epic duels between the two California natives. In February 2010, Johnson, who hails from […]

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