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Mopar HEMI® Challenge Will Thunder During the 2011 NHRA U.S. Nationals!

 

Once again a collection of wheel standing 1968 Super Stock HEMI Darts and Barracudas will assault the hallow grounds of Indianapolis Raceway Park during the 57th running of the Mac Tools U.S. Nationals. To sweeten the deal, Mopar will put a total $18,000 in prize money during this year’s event which is scheduled on September 1-2.

 

These purpose built “package cars” were the brainchild of Chrysler Race Engineers Tom Hoover and Dick Maxwell and represented the pinnacle of factory built race cars. The current crop of Challenger Drag…

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Mopar HEMI® Challenge Will Thunder During the 2011 NHRA U.S. Nationals!

Kasey Kahne Takes Seventh at The Brickyard

Kasey Kahne posted his fourth top 10 in the last five NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races with a solid seventh-place finish in Sunday’s Allstate 400 at the Brickyard. It was his fourth top-10 finish in six outings at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Kahne raced in the top 10 through most of the 160-lap event at the 2.5-mile track, working his way as high as fifth on several occasions. With the effort, Kahne remains eighth in the season point standings, but expanding the margin over 13th to 121 points.

The top 12 drivers in the Sprint Cup Series point standings after the first…

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Kasey Kahne Takes Seventh at The Brickyard

Weekend Preview: Red-Hot Kasey Kahne Ready to ‘Kiss the Bricks’ at Indy

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. (July 23, 2008) – After enjoying a rare non-race NASCAR Sprint Cup Series weekend, the ‘Dodge Boys’ return to action at the hallowed grounds of Indianapolis Motor Speedway for this weekend’s Allstate 400 at The Brickyard.

The 20th event on the Sprint Cup regular-season schedule, the Allstate 400 at The Brickyard is the fourth event in the 10-event “Race to the Chase” which leads into NASCAR’s playoffs – The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.

The Indy traditions such as the winner kissing the bricks at the start-finish line and taking a sip of milk in victory lane are…

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Weekend Preview: Red-Hot Kasey Kahne Ready to ‘Kiss the Bricks’ at Indy