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There will be plenty of fireworks this weekend at Daytona

A tradition – The 4th of July and Daytona

The 4th of July and NASCAR at Daytona International Speedway is a long standing tradition. As a matter of fact the first Firecracker 400 took place back in 1959 and it has continued each year since. So the  tradition

Carlos Huertas, driver of the #18 Dale Coyne Racing Dallara Honda, celebrates after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series Shell and Pennzoil GP of Houston.

INDYCAR: Huertas wins part one of the Houston GP

It was a great day for sports in Columbia. First their own, Carlos Huertas, a 23  Verizon IndyCar Series rookie won Race 1 of the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston, his first ever win. Juan Pablo Montoya

KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY QUAKER STATE 400

NASCAR is in Kentucky this week

No NASCAR will not  be running at Church Hill Downs this week however they will be in Kentucky. Kentucky Speedway is a 1.5-mile tri-oval speedway in Sparta, Kentucky, which has hosted ARCA, NASCAR and Indy Racing League racing annually

Dale Earnhardt Jr. passes Brad Keselowski late to win the Pocono 400

NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins at Pocono

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took advantage of a slight mistake by Brad Keselowski to win yesterday’s Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway in Pong Pond, Pa. Keselowski had dominated most of the race and was leading when his car began to

Jimmie Johnson was in Victory Lane at Dover as he took Sunday's Fed Ex 400

NASCAR: Johnson tames Dover

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Dover International Speedway the day ended as most race experts and fans expected that it would, with the No. 48 Chevy of  Jimmie Johnson in Victory Lane. He made it two Sprint Cup

Kyle Busch celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide series race Saturday. He can win the Dover Triple Crown with a win this afternoon in the  Sprint Cup race.

Busch is looking for the Dover Triple Crown

Kyle Busch can race anything and win. If you doubt that then you have not been following the action at the “Monster Mile, better known as Dover International Speedway. Over the past 48 hours  he held off Trevor Bayne,

Will Power, driver of the #12 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet wins race one of The Duel in Detroit

INDYCAR: Power takes race one of the Duel in Detroit

Will Power overtook race leader Ryan Briscoe on a Lap 60 restart and then held off Graham Rahal over a 10-lap sprint to win Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, with second race to set for later today 3:30 pm

Racing legend Richard Petty, left, talks with his son NASCAR driver Kyle Petty. Just one of many father and son teams in NASCAR.

Father’s Day big for NASCAR

Fathers and son’s make a large number of NASCAR fans in this country. There have also been a number of famous father and son driving combination’s as well of the history of the sport. NASCAR  announced on Thursday the

Jimmie Johnson wins the Coca-Cola 600

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson wins the Coca-Cola 600

Last night after the longest race of the NASCAR season Jimmie Johnson served notice that he is making run at another Sprint Cup title and it could bring him a piece of NASCAR history. Johnson’s victory in the Coca-Cola

NASCAR Coca Cola 600 brings down the curtain on a full day of racing.

NASCAR: Coca-Cola 600 the toughest race of the season

Sunday at 5 p.m. on Fox NASCAR drivers, crews, and their cars will face the toughest test of the entire Sprint Cup series when they race the Coca – Cola 600 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The race is 100