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March 2, 2015

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Tragic day at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Posted 3 years, 4 months ago.

Even before Dan Wheldon’s tragic death was confirmed today at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, drivers being interview by ESPN were voicing their opinions about the type of racing we witnessed prior to the accident. The number of cars in the race, the speed at which the cars were running, the number of inexperienced drivers in the field, and the close racing that left no room for error were all topics ...

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Ron Hornaday wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Posted 3 years, 4 months ago.

Camping World Truck Series driver Ron Hornaday took the checkered flag for the 51st time in his career in Saturday’s Smith’s 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It was Hornaday’s first win at the Las Vegas track. The driver of the No. 2 Chevrolet led 107 of 146 laps in an event that often looked more like a Zamboni race than a Truck Series event. There were seven cautions in ...

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