Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season
Kevin Harvick wins at Sonona for 1st victory of season
Denny Hamlin has hilarious response to trivia question about past winners at Sonoma
26 June, 2017, 02:11
This year, Elk Grove native Kyle Larson is racing in the Toyota/Save Mart 350. He has started in the top five in all three of his Cup races at the track but has finished 28th, 15th and 12th.
"This is cool to get a pole on a road course at my home state", Larson said. "Like I said, he's a family man, he's a good kid". It will be best to balance our lineups this week with a mix of guys starting up with a chance to lead some laps and pick up some bonus points with some guys who qualified poorly and showed some speed in practice. On turn 11 of the 12-turn track, Larson wheel-hopped his right rear tire resulting in the loss of precious milliseconds. "To go out there and win the race after where we were after MI the previous week, it gave us all the confidence that we still had a shot to win the (playoffs)". So, I was surprised and I was happy about that.
Larson turned a lap at 95.295 miles per hour Saturday and just nipped his teammate, who ran his qualifying lap at 95.204 in the Ganassi Chevrolet.
It's Larson's first career pole at Sonoma.
"I think momentum is big in everything". I feel like I can feel the auto better at these places. There wasn't a corner that stuck out. "But like I said in January, I would talk to Coach first and I haven't had any conversations about that".
"I was just going to try to make up a little bit everywhere". But if you don't push it 100 percent here you lose a lot of time. Luckily we were able to make it through the first round.
Team Penske will have a stranglehold on the first two rows in today's IndyCar race at Road America in Elkhart, Wisconsin.
In 2015, Kyle Busch arrived at Sonoma Raceway just four races back from the serious leg injuries he had suffered in Daytona. Didn't get the finish that we deserved past year, but always run up front.
For Patrick, her qualifying effort will be her best starting position this season.
"I think the hardest part of the road course is kind of containing your emotions because you are falling behind in so many corners because you can not pass", said Ryan Newman. I didn't do a ideal job out there.
The No. 42 auto was looking up at Elliott in the first round of qualifying.
"I kind of missed some things the second round".
Buescher's start is his best in 58 career Cup races.
Bottas led qualifying and then set an even quicker time on his final lap - only for Hamilton to beat him by almost half a second. There's one more first-time Cup driver entered, but his story goes beyond his road-racing chops ...
Matt Kenseth did not complete a lap in qualifying after the team changed an engine yesterday.
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They need a forward big-time, partly to show pending 2018 free agent John Tavares they're serious about contending. Goaltenders Jean-Francois Berube (NY Islanders ), Marc-Andre Fleury (Pittsburgh), Calvin Pickard (Colorado).
We had one in the first race in the qualifiers against us, they should've got one at the top mark and the umpires admitted that. They were one of the only teams to consistently get up on their foils as they eased away from the rest of the fleet.
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The government will work with local authorities to make sure any risky material is removed and residents are safe, she said. In a statement on Friday evening Ms Gould said firefighters and council officials had inspected the estate on Friday.
The ruling overturns a lower court's ruling from last summer that put the law on hold with an injunction. The state appealed, and this week, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals vacated Reeves' injunction.
Israel strikes Syrian military near Golan Heights
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Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest
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Microsoft Wants To Bring Xbox Emulation Onto The PC
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United States warplane downs 'hostile' Syria drone
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Royals Rally In 9th To Climb Back To .500
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Nishikori retires injured, Khachanov to play Rublev in Halle
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Off-duty officer, suspect hurt in police shooting
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76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz
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