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Official Statement on Technical Inspection of #5 & #27 Late Model Stocks

The following is a statement from Southern National Motorsports Park track management regarding post-race inspection of the cars of #5 Lee Pulliam and #27 Tommy Lemons Jr.:   During the post-race tech inspection conducted July 19th the exhaust collector pipes from the #5 and #27 cars came into question. After thoroughly inspecting the parts, questions came up as to whether the parts...

Jerome d'Ambrosio to compete in Formula E with Jay Penske's Dragon Racing

On Tuesday, July 22, Dragon Racing, the Los Angeles based professional motorsports team owned by media and publishing entrepreneur Jay Penske, announced the signing of Jérôme d'Ambrosio to compete in the new all-electric FIA Formula E Championship.   “It is with great excitement that I will be at the wheel of the Dragon Racing entry in this historic first season of the...

Scuderia Corsa Presses on to Indianapolis

It's safe to say the previous pair of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship races have been difficult for the no. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia and drivers Alessandro Balzan and Jeff Westphal. However, both of them are entering this weekend's Brickyard Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway upbeat and aiming for a second win of the year.  Balzan finished fourth in...

ESM Patrón ready to kiss the bricks at Indy

he Extreme Speed Motorsports (ESM) makes its Indianapolis debut this week as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship heads to the hallowed ground of Midwest motorsports – Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). More than 100 years of motorsports history echoes through the track at 16th and Georgetown, and ESM looks to make its mark during Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix. Scott Sharp...

Washougal Set to Honor America's Service Men and Women on Saturday as Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Returns West

The 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, is preparing to descend into its final month of competition this weekend as the world's fastest riders make their anticipated return out west and the annual visit to the scenic Pacific Northwest. The Motosport.com Washougal National, presented by Peterson CAT, will serve as the ninth round of the season...

Brian Vickers No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Indianapolis Preview

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers visits one of racing’s most historic venues this weekend when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Sunday’s 400-mile race. The 30-year-old Vickers will make history no matter how his Michael Waltrip Racing team performs on the famed 2.5-mile oval. Sunday’s race marks Vickers’ 300th Sprint...

Kevin Harvick Growing Up Dreaming of Indy

Kevin Harvick grew up racing go-karts in Bakersfield, California, dreaming of his turn to one day emulate his childhood hero Rick Mears, the four-time Indianapolis 500 champion and three-time IndyCar Series champion who also grew up in Bakersfield. His dream was to win the historic Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But, the driver of the No. 4 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet...

Danica Patrick The Brickyard

Danica Patrick probably has one of the best records of a driver never to win the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race. Six top-10 finishes in seven races, including a fourth in 2005 and a third in 2009. Five times she started in the top-10, and she basically holds just about every record for a woman in the 500. But having focused on her big transition to NASCAR since 2011, the 500 is now just...

Chase Grid™ Live Sponsored By Toyota and Sprint to Debut in Chicago; Build Anticipation for Launch of Historic Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup

As the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ picture comes further into focus, NASCAR® announced today that Chase Grid™ Live Sponsored by Toyota and Sprint will make its debut in downtown Chicago on September 10-11. The free outdoor fan fest located on North Michigan Avenue, will culminate with a two-hour live show featuring all 16 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers, just days...

Kurt Busch The Single

The last time Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), competed at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was part of his heavily anticipated attempt at “The Double” – racing in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on May 25. Busch finished sixth in the 98th Indianapolis 500, becoming the first NASCAR driver to win the...

Hauler Parade Kicks Off 2014 Kroger Super Weekend

 The 2014 Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard will kick off this Thursday, July 24, with the sixth annual Hauler Parade. This event allows fans to enjoy the color and excitement of NASCAR leading into the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series races this weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The event will take place from 5-8 p.m. on Main Street in Speedway. Admission is free...

Bickford eyes Colorado track after first NASCAR K&N victory

Youthful James Bickford, of Napa, Calif., is looking for his second consecutive win in the NASCAR K&N West Series at Colorado National Speedway here on Saturday night. Bickford, 16, the 2013 NASCAR Whelen Late Model Series champion at All-American Speedway in Roseville, Calif., passed veteran driver Greg Pursley with four laps remaining to win his first K&N Series race on...

BMR Pursues Fourth Colorado Victory

The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West travels to Colorado this week for the NAPA AUTO PARTS/Toyota 150 at Colorado National Speedway on Saturday.   Bill McAnally Racing, which scored three consecutive wins at the track just north of Denver, has two entries in this year’s event as the team pursues a fourth CNS victory.   Championship contender Brandon McReynolds, who drives the No...

Peña Wins in the Buckeye State

Patience. This was the sentiment that Sergio Peña expressed after taking the checkered in Saturday night’s JEGS 150 at Columbus Motor Speedway. Peña hasn’t had the season that he’d hoped for and he isn’t shy about letting that be known.  However, despite the obstacles, the one thing that the Winchester, Virginia native has never done is give up. Peña had shown glimpses...

Armstrong to Make Debut at Historic Hometown Track

Twenty-three-year old Dakoda Armstrong grew up in New Castle, Ind., just about an hour from one of the most historic tracks for auto racing in the world. This weekend, he'll make his first ever NASCAR start at the two-and-a-half mile track. He grew up attending races at Indianapolis, even getting the chance to race in the infield on a much smaller scale, but this weekend he&...

Earnhardt Jr, Logano and Newman to Appear at Tricky Triangle Club

Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Joey Logano and Ryan Newman will make pre-race appearances at Pocono Raceway’s Tricky Triangle Club Presented by Kalahari Resorts and Conventions on Sunday, August 3. Additionally, Pocono announced the return of the Red Carpet #SelfieSuite, located inside the Tricky Triangle Club, as an upgrade for new and existing GoBowling.com 400 ticket purchasers.  The...

Major General Chuck Swannack Named Executive Director Of Speedway Children’s Charities

Major Gen. Chuck Swannack has been named executive director of Speedway Children’s Charities. After serving in the same position for nearly 25 years, Major Gen. Tom Sadler has been named executive director emeritus. “Gen. Sadler set a high bar with his years of service and dedication to children,” said Marcus Smith, president and chief operating officer of Speedway Motorsports...

Rohrbaugh scores first career Super Cup win at Jennerstown Speedway

Codie Rohrbaugh picked up his first-ever Super Cup Stock Car Series win at Jennerstown (PA) Speedway Saturday night.  Rohrbaugh was locked in a hard-fought battle with JJ Pack in the closing laps and held on to the victory. “It was great,” Rohrbaugh said of the racing.  “He’s a great driver.  We race clean and race hard.  You gotta love that” The 20-year-old driver...

Kyle Busch Hungry for an Indy Victory

Kyle Busch’s 29 victories in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series have come at 17 of its 23 different racetracks. Those 29 wins on tracks of virtually every shape and size are certainly proof of the Las Vegas native’s versatility and fierce appetite for checkered flags. Always looking for more, the driver of the No. 18 SNICKERS Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) is hungry to add a place...

Gilliland Drives Love's Ford into Brickyard 'Funnel'

David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 Love's Travel Stops Ford, comments on racing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway: "Indianapolis is a special place. You feel it just pulling into the tunnel there. There's just so much history there and it's an incredible racetrack. It's also a tough racetrack to get a hold of. It's flat and fast with long straightaways, and...

Ragan to Cap 700-Plus Miles of Racing at Brickyard

David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 MDS Transport Ford, comments on racing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway: "Indy is a special place. I grew up a stock-car fan, but I certainly remember watching the Indianapolis 500 with my family.  And I remember in the mid-90s when NASCAR made its debut at Indy, that was a big deal and special for NASCAR.   "We've had some fun at Indianapolis...

Bryan Silas; T3R2 Welcomes SANY Colors At Eldora Speedway

Officials from T3R2 announced today that SANY, a global leader in the manufacture and sale of hoisting equipment will partner with NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Bryan Silas in Wednesday night’s 1-800-CarCash Mudsummer Classic at Eldora Speedway. After nine races this season, Silas sits 12th in the point’s standings with an eye at marching into the top-10 as the NCWTS...

SS Green Light Racing Eldora Preview

The crew at SS Green Light Racing has been working hard over the last several weeks preparing for the return to dirt in the second annual NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 1800CarCash Mudsummer Classic Wednesday night at the famed half-mile Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, OH. Jared Landers and Korbin Forrester will take the wheel of the No 07 and 08 Chevrolet Silverado’s for the mid...

Lockemy Earns First Win In Celebrity Race At Dillon Motor Speedway

Dillon Motor Speedway hosted the inaugural Necktie Invitational Celebrity Street Stock Race, as well as the Super Trucks, Chargers, Street Stocks and Pure Stock Fours on Saturday, July 19. Dan E. Lockemy, co-host of That’s Racing on Eagle 92.9 defeated Darlington Raceway President, Chip Wile in a four-lap shootout to capture the win in the Necktie Invitational Celebrity Street...

Classic Car Week Takes Hold of the Monterey Peninsula

The heart of historic downtown Monterey will be transformed into an outdoor motorsports museum when historic race cars line Alvarado Street between 5 and 7 p.m. on Friday, August 8 when Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca kicks of the 2014 Monterey Classic Car Week activities. The race car show lines the street allowing visitors the chance to freely walk among the race cars, take pictures...
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