|AUTO RACING PACKAGE: Auto Racing Glance|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 04 April 2012 08:35|
Next race: Texas Samsung Mobile 500, April 14, Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas.
Last week: Ryan Newman won at Martinsville to end a 22-race winless streak. He took the lead off the first green-white-checker restart when a three-wide accident took out leaders Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson. A.J. Allmendinger was second.
Next race: O'Reilly Auto Parts 300, April 13, Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas.
Last race: Joey Logano gave Joe Gibbs Racing its eighth consecutive Nationwide victory at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., winning March 24.
CAMPING WORLD TRUCK
Next race: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200, April 15, Rockingham Speedway, Rockingham, N.C.
Last week: Kevin Harvick won the spring race at Martinsville for the third time in the past four years, leading all but two laps. Richard Childress Racing teammate Ty Dillon was second.
Next race: Grand Prix of Long Beach, April 15, Streets of Long Beach, Long Beach, Calif.
Last week: Team Penske's Will Power raced to his second straight victory in the Grand Prix of Alabama, holding off Target Chip Ganassi's Scott Dixon.
Next race: Chinese Grand Prix, April 15, Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai.
Last race: Ferrari's Fernando Alonso won the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 25. Sauber's Sergio Perez was second.
NHRA FULL THROTTLE
Next event: NHRA 4-Wide Nationals, April 13-15, zMAX Dragway, Concord, N.C.
Last week: Robert Hight raced to his third straight Funny Car victory, beating Bob Tasca III in the final in Las Vegas. Spencer Massey won the Top Fuel competition and Allen Johnson topped the Pro Stock field.