As part of the electronic fuel-injection test Monday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kasey Kahne got behind the wheel of a Hendrick Motorsports Chevy for the first time. Kahne will replace Mark Martin in the No. 5 Chevy next year, with Farmer’s Insurance appearing as a sponsor. Kahne said: There were more differences than I expected. [...]
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Former IndyCar Series champion and 2011 Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon died from injuries sustained in a horrific mutli-car crash at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday.
Matt Kenseth won the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway while Jimmie Johnson took a huge points hit, finishing 34th after a hard crash.
Polesitter Ron Hornaday Jr. held off a late challenge by Matt Crafton on Saturday to earn his 51st Camping World Truck Series victory in the Smith’s 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Despite making contact with the wall, Carl Edwards held off Kyle Busch to win the Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Steve Addington will not return to the Penske Racing No. 22 Sprint Cup Dodge next season, according to Jim Utter of the Charlotte Observer.
Dollar General is expected to announce that it will sponsor Joe Gibbs Racing Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series teams in 2012.
David Ragan has been given permission to speak with other teams by Roush Fenway Racing. He could be headed to TRG’s No. 71.
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