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NHRA:Smith bounces back with semifinal finish at zMax O’Reilly nationals

| September 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Charlotte, Sunday: Angie Smith’s Pro Stock Motorcycle team picked a perfect place to pick up its performance – zMax Dragway, her home track – and she responded Sunday with a semifinals finish. Smith’s Karl and Kim Clement-owned Coffman Tank Trucks V-Twin was impressive.  She took advantage of Joe Desantis’ foul start in the first round […]

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Stoffer hoping to ride wave of recent performance surge

| August 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Brainerd, pre-race: After enduring one of the most frustrating stretches of her professional career, Karen Stoffer came to life at the recently completed Mile-High Nationals in Denver and rode her GEICO Powersports Suzuki to a runner-up finish that not only lifted her spirits but let the rest of the class know she plans on contending […]

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Angie Smith’s playoff hopes end

| July 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Angie Smith knew Sunday she needed her best run of the weekend to defeat Karen Stoffer in the first round of the Mile-High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway.  She was the 14th qualifier and Stoffer was the third. Smith came within four-thousandths of a second of registering a perfect start and perhaps a round win, but […]

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K.I.S.S. – ‘Keep It Simple, Stoffer’

| June 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Karen Stoffer Geico Motorcycle Suzuki Norwalk, pre-race: Like many of the tens of thousands of fans that will pour through the gates of Summit Motorsports Park for this weekend’s national event, GEICO Powersports Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Karen Stoffer plans to indulge in the famous $1 ice cream offered by track owner Bill Bader. Aside […]

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Smith can’t hold off Stoffer first round

| June 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Englishtown, Sunday: For the second consecutive Sunday, Angie Smith recorded a stellar reaction time in the opening round of an NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series event.  Last week, she was able to defeat her opponent, but it was a different outcome this time in the SuperNationals at Raceway Park. Smith, riding the Karl and […]

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