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Jade Buford Destroys Field in Pirelli GT4 America Sprint Race No. 2 at St. Pete

(Photo: SRO America)

PF Racing’s Jade Buford showed Saturday that he had the fastest GT4 car in St. Petersburg, but couldn’t show it.  Sunday, he took his superior pace and ran away from the field to take victory in Race No. 2 Sunday (March 10) in St. Petersburg, Fla. Buford, who finished 15th in Race No. 1 on …

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Ian James Wins St. Petersburg GT4 Race No. 1 With Last Lap Pass

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Pirelli GT4 America Sprint Race No. 1 in St. Petersburg Saturday (March 9) had been dominated by PF Racing’s Jade Buford and The Racers Group’s Spencer Pumpelly.  However, it was Team Panoz Racing’s Ian James that was able to make the move to get around Pumpelly on the final lap of the 50-minute race to …

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Spencer Pumpelly Wins Pirelli GT4 America St. Petersburg Race No. 1 Pole

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

On the Streets of St. Petersburg this weekend, The Racers Group’s Spencer Pumpelly has been the man to beat so far this weekend in Pirelli GT4 America Sprint on-track sessions.  Qualifying on Saturday morning (March 9) was no different.  The veteran racer claimed the pole in his Porsche (pictured above during IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge …

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Alan Brynjolfsson, Trent Hindman Win COTA Pirelli GT4 America Race No. 2

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Park Place Motorsports may have only entered themselves in the GT4 East competition, but the combination of Trent Hindman and Alan Brynjolfsson was able to take the overall lead on Lap 17 and held on to win Race No. 2 of Pirelli GT4 America SprintX at Circuit of the Americas. For Brynjolfsson, Sunday was the …

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Pace Laps: Penske’s Power & The Kyle Busch Show In Las Vegas

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Penske Powerhouse Las Vegas Motor Speedway showed us NASCAR still has kinks to work out with its new handling package. Cars struggled to pass each other on long runs, the field spread out considerably and slower speeds resulted in a caution free race aside from stage breaks. The racing up …

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R. Ferri Motorsports Claims COTA Blancpain GT World Challenge America Race No. 2

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On Sunday (March 3), R. Ferri Motorsports’ Toni Vilander was able to take the lead on Lap 2 from pole sitter Kyle Marcelli.  From there, Vilander and teammate Miguel Molina were able to keep K-PAX Racing’s Andy Soucek at bay to win Blancpain GT World Challenge America Race No. 2 at Circuit of the Americas. …

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Rodrigo Baptista, Maxime Soulet Win COTA Blancpain Season Opener

(Photo: K-PAX Racing)

K-PAX Racing was dominant in the Blancpain GT World Challenge America season opener Saturday (March 2) at Circuit of the Americas in Texas. The No. 9 Bentley of Andy Soucek led from the pole, but a slower pit stop allowed the No. 3 Bentley of Rodrigo Baptista and Maxime Soulet to jump the No. 9 …

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Pace Laps: Brad Keselowski, Kyle Busch, Christopher Bell Make Early NASCAR 2019 Statements

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Atlanta Offers Keselowski Awesome Turnaround The last four months or so haven’t gone according to plan for Brad Keselowski. He won three straight MENCS races in September 2018 which had him peaking right into the playoffs. That momentum made him a dark horse to join the sport’s Big Three of …

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Pace Laps: Denny Hamlin’s 2nd Daytona 500 Win & 2 First-Time Winners

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Denny Hamlin Scores Emotional Daytona 500 Win for Coach Gibbs, JGR Organization Working with teammate Kyle Busch and surviving three major wrecks in the final 15 laps of competition, Denny Hamlin scored his second Daytona 500 victory Sunday in the Great American Race. Hamlin and Busch were followed by Erik …

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Pace Laps: NASCAR’s Championship 4 a Little Clearer Following Martinsville

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Logano Deals NASCAR’s Big Three A Big Blow Seven races into the NASCAR playoffs, the sport’s three most successful drivers this season – Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. – have won just once in the postseason. Joey Logano added the latest nail in the coffin Sunday (Oct. 27) …

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