TRANS-AM: Ebben & Loshak Among Pole Winners For Mid-Ohio Trans-Am Event

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Cliff Ebben and Lawrence Loshak will start on pole for their respective races Sunday in the First Energy Trans-Am 100, featuring TA, TA3 and TA4, and the Pura Vida Tequila Muscle Car 100 Presented by ETE Reman Transmissions, featuring TA2, after setting the fast times in qualifying Friday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

INDYCAR: SPM Tabs Claman De Melo & Harvey For Mid-Ohio IndyCar Test Day

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Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced Wednesday that Indy Lights drivers Zachary Claman De Melo and Jack Harvey will participate in the Verizon IndyCar Series test on Thursday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

NXS: RCR Adds Four Drivers to XFINITY Roster; New Faces Aboard the No. 2 Chevrolet

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Richard Childress Racing (RCR) has announced the addition of four drivers to its 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series team roster to compete in races at Iowa Speedway, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Road America and Kentucky Speedway. The drivers will share seat time in the No. 2 Chevrolet Camaro with crew chief Danny Stockman.

PWC: Series Announces Date Swap for TC Class; Mid-Ohio Now on Memorial Day Weekend

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AUSTIN, Texas — official series release — Pirelli World Challenge photo — WC Vision officials, producers of the Pirelli World Challenge, announced a schedule change for the three Touring Car  classes originally scheduled for the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course weekend on July 27-31. PWC officials have switched the Mid-Ohio rounds to the upcoming Lime Rock Park weekend set for May …

Michigan Wrap-Up, Safety Conversation and Knoxville News and Notes Highlight Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET on PMN

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images photo — A full look-back at NASCAR’s weekend in the Irish Hills, discussion on Donny Schatz’s ninth Knoxville Nationals title and much more motorsports discussion highlights a brand-new round of Motorsports Madness, airing tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network. Co-hosts Jacob Seelman, Tom Baker …

NXS: Bump and Run; Smith Moves Tagliani on Final Lap to Win at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — official series release by Chris Knight, NASCAR Wire Service — Jeff Curry/Getty Images North America photo — What a difference a week makes. After experiencing pure frustration last weekend at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International, Regan Smith responded in his second road course race of the season with a bump-and-run on leader Alex Tagliani in the second-to-last corner on the …

NXS: Tagliani Tames Mid-Ohio; Scores Third Career XFINITY Pole Driving for Team Penske

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LEXINGTON, Ohio – Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Matt Sullivan/Getty Images photo – Canadian Alex Tagliani is making his lone start with Team Penske count so far at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Tagliani, a winner already in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series in 2015, made his quest for a first-career NASCAR XFINITY Series victory much …

NXS: Justin Marks Headlines XFINITY Happy Hour in HScott Motorsports No.42; Leads Field at Mid-Ohio

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jamie Sabau/Getty Images North America photo — Road course specialist and NASCAR K&N Pro Series East team co-owner Justin Marks proved he still knows how to get it done behind the wheel on Friday afternoon at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, pacing final practice for the NASCAR XFINITY Series …

NXS: Ty Dillon Jumps to Early Lead; Goes Fastest in XFINITY Practice at Mid-Ohio

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LEXINGTON, Ohio — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Curry/Getty Images North America photo — Ty Dillon renewed his chase for a NASCAR XFINITY Series championship by leading the opening round of practice for NASCAR’s second-tier series on Friday afternoon at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Dillon’s lap of 84.976 seconds (95.660 mph) around the 2.258-mile road course …

INDYCAR: Post-Event Infractions and Manufacturer Points Update Announced From Mid-Ohio

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INDIANAPOLIS – official series release — IndyCar announced its post-event infractions and manufacturer championship points updates following the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, which was held Aug. 2 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The following findings were released: • Verizon IndyCar Series driver Rodolfo Gonzalez (Dale Coyne Racing) was fined $500 for violating Rule 1.2.7.1.2 of the Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook (personal …