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February 22, 2008 5:52 PM

Robby Gordon, Rain and more news....

Rain so far today in California has canceled Nationwide Practice and has pushed back Sprint Cup qualifying to at least 6:40 PM EST, but they do have lights though. If the qualifying gets canceled we will have to revert to owners points at the end of the season. This means Sam Hornish Jr. starts 7th and Kurt Busch starts 36th.

The Jim Bean company is helping start a campaign to rally supprt around Robby Gordon who picked up some massive penalties for having the wrong car part on his car.

In other Robby Gordon news he says the penalties could jeopardize his team.

ESPN has a great article on Robbie Reiser who is now A GM at Roush. He said that he would probably take his old job back in a heart beat.

Jacques Villeneuve has lured former IndyCar owner Barry Green in order to help him get his NASCAR career going again.

The California Speedway has now been renamed the Auto Club Speedway.

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