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Dean in a class by himself

Dean in a class by himself

If you slept in a little bit on Friday morning, you missed quite possibly the best race of the weekend. Sebring's John Dean capped off a memorable week with a .036-second victory over Patrick Gallagher to win the second round of the Battery Tender MX...
Published: 03/21/15
Blood clots sideline Brian Vickers

Blood clots sideline Brian Vickers

FONTANA, Calif. — Brian Vickers has been sidelined again by blood clots that prevent him from safely driving a race car.
Published: 03/21/15
Aiming high

Aiming high

SEBRING - It wasn't too terribly long ago that Paul Miller Racing would have been delighted with a fifth-place finish. Those days are gone. Now, a fifth-place finish is met with rolling up the sleeves and working hard to get back to the spot the team...
Published: 03/21/15
DeltaWing has high hopes

DeltaWing has high hopes

SEBRING - DelataWing Racing is heading to Sebring off a disappointing result at Daytona, but also with plenty of enthusiasm and high expectations. The team closed out the 2014 season with a solid fourth-place finish at Road Atlanta, but fell victim t...
Published: 03/20/15
Sick Sideways runs 1-2

Sick Sideways runs 1-2

SEBRING - The Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup season couldn't have started much better for Sebring's Sick Sideways team. Newcomer Drake Kemper placed first in Thursday's season-opener and he was closely followed by team owner John Dean, who was able to...
Published: 03/20/15
SpeedSource making gains

SpeedSource making gains

SEBRING - The SpeedSource Mazda LMP2s are hard to miss on the track. With SKYACTIV liberally displayed all over the cars, the diesel-powered Mazda's stand out from the rerst of the field. But what's inside the No. 70 and No. 07 SpeedSource cars are w...
Published: 03/20/15
Wildcats top Red Devils

Wildcats top Red Devils

AVON PARK — Hardee utilized timely hitting and solid pitching to post a 5-2 win over Avon Park on Wednesday at Head Field.
Published: 03/20/15
Titans rally past Dragons

Titans rally past Dragons

LAKE PLACID — Golden Gate got just enough offense, and the Titans took advantage of uncharacteristic errors by Lake Placid to post a 9-5 win over the Green Dragons on Tuesday night.
Published: 03/19/15
Dean ready for new season

Dean ready for new season

SEBRING - Few people will be as happy as Sebring's John Dean II to see the green flag drop at Sebring International Raceway for this morning's Mazda MX-5 Cup race. Competing in his fourth, and most likely final, season in the series, the Sick Sideway...
Published: 03/19/15
Fans help make race special

Fans help make race special

In the months leading up to Saturday's race, I've talked to dozens of people from all avenues of the motorsports world; drivers, team owners, crew members and team managers. Regardless of which series they're competing in or which team they drive for...
Published: 03/18/15