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Wild night of racing headlines memorial race for "Cowboy" at Twin Cities

...the No. 88 of Bryan Barber for the lead, but Barber ultimately ended up grabbing the victory by little more than a car length. However, moments after crossing the finish line, Barber's car swerved left into the right side of Thomas, which...

...interstate, I merely thought, "Rude!" and kept going. No more, my friends.Now I slow down and get a few more car lengths between us. I move to a vacant lane if it means not following some careless jerk. I am like the bullfighter who got...
Stock cars at Twin Cities hit their stride

...but they still put on quite a show, as the two brothers spent most every lap of all three races within a couple of car lengths of each other. Cody won the first heat race in the 18 racer, but Cameron got the better of his brother in the final...
Mini-stock races at Twin Cities Raceway see parity

...heat race. Frank Soares, driving the No. 29 car, won the first heat and the feature race, but came up less than a car length short of winning the second heat. Soares was running down the leader, Joey Essex, in the waning laps, and managed...

...sign for you anyway? Governor Palin? You? Your children? Is it a legal sign and is that the law? If I drive 2.5 car lengths behind you at 25 MPH can I be arrested? Well if that is the case I hope Mr. Trooper has better luck measuring the...
Ice, snow, dark among the many reasons to slow down on area roads

...being passed by the car ahead and count how long it takes you to pass the same spot. It's easier than estimating car lengths. But remember that when road conditions are poor even four or more seconds' separation still could be hazardous...
Johnson ties record with Dover sweep

...good in traffic.'' Johnson took the lead for the final time on the 245th lap, and Martin closed to within a few car-lengths, but was never able to get alongside Johnson. ''We could get to him but we'd lose the front end,'' Martin...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...unexpected win This one was almost as close as his half car-length victory over Greg Biffle in the Busch Series event Saturday...Rudd to the finish by 0.081 seconds about 1 1/4 car-lengths. Nemechek, who did a backward victory lap on the 1...
Gordon still king of road

...Despite having to negotiate heavy track over the last few laps, de Ferran beat Moreno by 2.625 seconds -- about 20 car-lengths. ''Roger called a fantastic race,'' de Ferran said. ''In the beginning of the race I had quite a bit of oversteer...


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