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Marcos Ambrose in NASCAR post-race scuffle

Australia's Marcos Ambrose has been involved in an ugly post-race scuffle in Richmond, Virginia.

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Petty upset over Marcos Ambrose's NASCAR fine

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Marcos Ambrose understands the $US25,000 fine NASCAR levied against him for punching Casey Mears in the face.

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NASCAR fines Ambrose for post-race fight

Marcos Ambrose.

Australian NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose has been slapped with a $US25,000 ($A27,000) fine for punching rival Casey Mears in the face during a post-race altercation.

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American team owner Roger Penske keen on V8 Supercars entry

Captain’s pick: Roger Penske, pictured with driver Will Power in October, hopes to buy or partner an Australian V8 team.

Mark Fogarty Legendary American race car team owner Roger Penske has confirmed his keen interest in entering Australia's V8 Supercar category next year.

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Rookie's overseas hopes turn to ashes

Chris Wilson He dreamed of being the next Mark Webber, now Mathew Hart's motor racing career is washed up at 18.

Drive for perfection

Bathurst 1000

Mark Fogarty, Bathurst V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup disappointed after narrowly missing out on pole position.

Ambrose to stay in NASCAR

Marcos Ambrose.

Mark Fogarty Former V8 Supercars champion set to continue in American stock car racing.

Woman takes pole for NASCAR's Daytona 500

Danica Patrick

Danica Patrick became the first woman to secure pole position at a Sprint Cup race on Sunday when she was fastest in qualifying for the Daytona 500.

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Kelly has an American dream

Excited: Rick Kelly is fulfilling a fantasy by racing his Nissan Altima at the Austin 400 and is hoping he can ''sneak into the top 10'' .

Mark Fogarty Rick Kelly faces struggle to threaten top 10 in V8 Supercars' first US event.

Kelly will tough it out in Texas

Rick Kelly

Mark Fogarty Austin: The only thing that could make former champion Rick Kelly happier than finally getting to race in the United States would be to score Nissan's first V8 Supercars victory at the inaugural...

Ambrose fails to capitalise on pole position

Australian Marcos Ambrose could only convert his pole position into ninth placing as Dale Earnhardt Jnr snapped a four-year win drought by winning Sunday's NASCAR race.

Whincup wins V8 Supercar championship

Ford driver Jamie Whincup has clinched the V8 Supercar championship in style with a comfortable victory in race one of the final round of this year's series.

Ambrose's US ambitions on line at NASCAR

Robert Grant Tasmanian Marcos Ambrose says there will be no second chances if he fails to make an impact at the premier NASCAR Championship in the US next year.

Ambrose 15th after NASCAR crash

Marcos Ambrose has recovered from an early clash to salvage 15th placing and a solid haul of points in the Kroger 250, Race 32 in the NASCAR Nationwide Series.

Ambrose to race NASCAR fulltime in 2009

Marcos Ambrose will become the first Australian to race fulltime in the top flight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2009.

Ambrose qualifies 29th in NASCAR

Australia's Marcos Ambrose says he is starting to feel comfortable with his car after qualifying in 29th position for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.

Ambrose picks up $100,000 for last

Robert Grant Australian Marcos Ambrose has banked over $A100,000 for finishing last in Sunday's NASCAR race in Michigan.

Busch climbs to a win, Ambrose third

John Kekis American Kyle Busch has won the Centurion Boats at The Glen becoming the first driver in NASCAR history to win three road course races in one season.

Ambrose claims maiden NASCAR win

Australian Marcos Ambrose has claimed his maiden NASCAR win with victory in the Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International.

Ambrose laments weather and penalty

For the second consecutive year Australian Marcos Ambrose has dominated Montreal NASCAR round only to be robbed of victory, finishing third in Canada.