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James Hinchcliffe Drives into Victory History at LB Grand Prix
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James Hinchcliffe Drives into Victory History at LB Grand Prix

  James Hinchcliffe drove his Honda-powered Schmidt Peterson Motorsports entry to victory Sunday in the 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Hinchcliffe led the final 25 of the race’s 85 laps and finished 1.494 seconds ahead of Sebastien Bourdais, with Josef Newgarden rounding out the top three. The victory was Hinchcliffe’s career fifth, and his…

Thrills and Spills at Pomona NHRA Winternationals
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Thrills and Spills at Pomona NHRA Winternationals

  Photos and Story By Ed Folven The sounds of revving engines and thunderous burnouts echoed through the valley at the Circle K NHRA Winternationals from Feb. 9 – 12 at the Auto Club Raceway in Pomona. Motorheads, gear junkies and drag racing fans of all ages flocked to the raceway and the drivers didn’t…