KAHNE AND CREW DID EVERYTHING RIGHT

Kasey Kahne scored his first Sprint Cup victory in more than a year by employing a pit strategy that got him to the front of the pack at the end of the race. Both Kahne and second-place finisher Tony Stewart wisely used a planned pit model and then raced each other to the end. The racing was enhanced by NASCAR’s new double-file restart procedure.    Because of the length of time it takes to make a lap around the Infineon Raceway, many teams relied on their own fuel mileage a ...

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TOYOTA/SAVEMART 350 CRASHES

Sunday's race at Infineon Raceway was not short on accidents, but it was short on spectacular accidents.  Nobody went airborne or flipped, but a lot of drivers' days were ruined.Kyle Busch and Sam Hornish get together Jimmie Johnson spins Kurt Busch Road racing 'expert' takes out two cars and drives away Boris Said was a busy man today.  Check out the video below at :15 to hear a conversation between Said and his crew chief.Related links:NASCAR Mexico driver killed in crashSonoma ...

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KASEY KAHNE WINS AT SONOMA

Kasey Kahne held off a hard-charging Tony Stewart to drive under the checkers for his first road course victory and tenth career win today at the Toyota/SaveMart 350.  The win was the first for the newly-formed Richard Petty Motorsports.  The first half of the race was pretty dull, following the examples set at Pocono and Michigan.  The TNT team calling the race tried to spice things up by uttering breathless gasps and grunts whenever a car sent up the tiniest puff of dust.&nbs ...

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TOYOTA/SAVEMART 350 TV TIME AND PREVIEW

Toyota/SaveMart 350 at Infineon Raceway Date: Sunday, June 21, 2009 TV: TNT coverage starts at 4:30 pm ET Race time: 5:15 pm ET Defending champ: Kyle Busch Live-blog: No more live-blog on All Left Turns, but look for reaction stories and videos following the race. The week in review:We uncovered the NASCAR-Obama conspiracyElliott Sadler went clubbingThese NASCAR-themed summer blockbuster movies were announcedDrivers promised Indianapolis won't be a train wreck this yearMiss Sprint Cup Anne-Marie ...

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OBAMA NASCAR CONSPIRACY

We were tipped off by a source in NASCAR's Daytona Beach, Fla., headquarters that NASCAR and the Obama administration have been in contact at the highest levels. Thanks to a Freedom of Information Act request, we were able to gain access to the following letters. The following exchange of letters, which took on a more heated tone, took place this week following the LifeLock 400 in Michigan. ...

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