GANASSI WINS MOTORSPORTS’ DOUBLE JEWEL

INDIANAPOLIS _ Chip Ganassi celebrated in victory lane at the Indianapolis 500 completing an auto racing double dip that no car owner had ever accomplished. In February Ganassi hoisted the Daytona 500 trophy with NASCAR driver Jamie McMurray. And four months later he shared a sip of victory milk with Indycar driver Dario Franchitti. This gave Ganassi a first for an auto racing team owner, victories in the Daytona 500 and Indy 500 in the same year.Franchitti dominated the action at Indianapolis l ...

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Mr. Ashley Judd Discusses His Failed NASCAR Experiment

By any standard, professional athletes need to have an almost blind-faith in their abilities. The other guy wasn't necessarily better, I just had an off day. Really, it's understandable -- one doesn't reach the highest levels of any field without complete confidence. However, as Dario Franchitti proves, there's a difference between belief and delusion.In story in the Long Beach Press-Telegram discussing his return to open-wheel racing and the IRL, Franchitti explains his 2008 NASCAR flame ...

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