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SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS Returns to Las Vegas for Season Finale

SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS will make its return to Las Vegas Nov. 1 and 5 at the MGM Resorts Village under the famous lights of the Las Vegas strip.The events will mark the culmination of the Stadium Super Trucks' (SST) second season and will take place while thousands of off-road automotive experts gather for the annual SEMA show – a premier automotive...

2014 IHRA Junior Dragster Champion - John Tolisano III

Sometimes, it is just your day.Such was the case for 18-year-old John Tolisano III during the IHRA Summit Racing Equipment World Finals as the young man from Jupiter, Florida overcame a tricky racetrack and ever-increasing odds to win the Summit SuperSeries Junior Dragster World Championship at the IHRA season finale at Memphis International Raceway. And he did it all in his final...

No. 34 Goes Old-School for Wendell Scott at Martinsville

David Ragan, driver of the No. 34 Wendell Scott Hall of Fame Tribute Ford, comments on racing at Martinsville Speedway: "It's going to be really cool to have our No. 34 Ford on the track at Martinsville with Wendell Scott's old paint scheme. I've always had an appreciation for the history of our sport and the people who made it what it is today, and Wendell Scott...

Martinsville Is a Return to Gilliland's Short-Track Roots

David Gilliland, driver of the No. 38 A&W All American Food Ford, comments on racing at Martinsville Speedway: "Martinsville is a cool track. It's tough to get a hold of and hard to make your stuff turn well there. But that's short-track racing. It's what I grew up with, racing short tracks all across California. To be out there and do it again is always fun...

Kyle Busch From Tricks to Treats at Martinsville

It’s almost time for Halloween and, for Kyle Busch, there are memories of a time when not many things were spookier than having to make one of his semiannual visits to Martinsville (Va.) Speedway. That’s because, before a three-race stretch starting in the fall of 2009, the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) driver who will sport a special M&M’s Halloween Fun Size paint scheme for...

Danica Patrick Important Names

Danica Patrick’s No. 10 GoDaddy Breast Cancer Awareness Chevrolet SS for Stewart Haas Racing (SHR) will look the same for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway as it did the last two weekends at Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway and Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway. But, in addition to the pink paint scheme designed to...

Pirelli World Challenge Announces 2015 Schedule

After a record-setting 25th anniversary 2014 season, WC Vision today announced the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge Championships schedule featuring 10 weekends, including five standalone events. Next year's schedule includes events across North America at some of the world's most challenging and legendary permanent road courses and temporary street circuits. All standalone races...

SCCA’s Koch Wins FIA Young Driver Competition, Earns Trip To Worldwide Finals

Sports Car Club of America member and reigning SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires champion Kenton Koch was named the winner of the 2015 FIA Young Driver Excellence Academy in the Americas division this week in Mexico as the lone U.S. representative to the competition. The 20-year-old Koch battled drivers from 11 countries in North and South America, coming...

ELMS Unveils Five Race Provisional Calendar for 2015

The 2015 European Le Mans Series provisional calendar was unveiled today, with a return to each of the circuits that featured in the highly successful 2014 season and each race will also be 4 hours in duration.    The season will begin with the Official two day test at the Circuit Paul Ricard at the end of March before the first round of the year, the 4 Hours of Silverstone on...

29 cars entered in the 6 Hours of Shanghai

As the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship moves into the second part of its Far Eastern tour with the 6 Hours of Shanghai on Sunday, 2nd November, attention is starting to turn more and more towards the points’ race and Championship titles.  The racing action promises to be hotter and more intense than ever at Shanghai International Circuit in the People’s Republic of China...

Millsaps Wins Monster Energy Cup and $100,000

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Davi Millsaps won the Monster Energy Cup and $100,000 tonight. KTM’s Mitchell Falk swept both Main Events in the Super-Mini Class to win the championship. With a pair of wins in the Amateur All-Star Class, Yamaha’s Aaron Plessinger captured the title.  In the opening lap of the first Cup Class Main Event, Team Honda’s Trey Canard won the Toyota...

Teen Professional Racecar Driver Nunez To Speak At Teen Distracted Driving Prevention Summit

 The fifth national Teen Distracted Driving Prevention Summit opens today in Washington, DC, headlined by Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation, Anthony Foxx and 18-year-old MAZDA factory professional autoracing driver Tristan Nunez. The conference convenes leading transportation officials, safety advocates, law enforcement officials, and industry constituents.  "It...

Cole Custer Mission Accomplished

Cole Custer, driver of the No. 00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado for Haas Racing Development (HRD), had a handful of goals at the onset of the 2014 racing season. Those goals were lofty, but Custer proved that he was more than capable of reaching each of them. In his most recent start at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, at the age of 16 years, seven months and 28 days...

RoadRace Factory takes on Brands Hatch

If there was ever a more perfect setting for a racetrack, the team hadn't seen it. Brands Hatch, nestled in the hills of Kent, is a stunning setting to finish off the British Superbike Series and our 2014 season. After Silverstone, the team needed a little time to regroup and seek answers to the questions that had been presented. Losing Gagne was a blow to the team's morale...

Back to Normalcy, Truex Jr. Ready to Resume Momentum

After seeing his recent momentum stalled during the final two laps at Talladega, Martin Truex Jr. is ready to resume where he left off before the folly at the Alabama superspeedway.   “We have to put Talladega behind us,” said the Furniture Row Racing driver. “We finished 27th there but could have easily had a top-five had it not been for those last two laps. All I care about...

FLASR to Partner with Sorenson, TBR at Phoenix

  FLASR, the 4-oz. pocketsize, portable spittoon, will join NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Reed Sorenson and his No. 36 Tommy Baldwin Racing (TBR) team as the primary sponsor partner for the Cup Series race weekend at Phoenix International Raceway, from Nov. 7-9. The race will take place Sunday, Nov. 9. "We're thrilled to team up with Reed and TBR for the launch of our...

Talladega Tangles a Fast Truck Early for Ron Hornaday Jr.

Talladega, a name synonymous with high speeds, hosted the 18th race of 2014 for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the beginning of a five week stretch to the season finale in Homestead, Miami. NTS Motorsports teamed up with Armour Vienna Sausages and Bad Boy Buggies to take to the track with one of the most successful drivers in the series, Ron Hornaday. After proving that...

Roush Yates Continues Their Streak with Keselowski and Bloomquist

Faced with a must-win scenario to keep his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship hopes alive, Brad Keselowski led his Roush Yates powered Ford Fusion to a spectacular victory.  The Redd’s Wicked Apple Ale car started the Geico 500 at Talladega near the tail end of the field.  Keselowski’s day was nearly ruined early on when Jamie McMurray blew a tire and spun into the side...

Whitt records career-best finish, leads BK Racing to checkered flag in Talladega

Cole Whitt led his BK Racing teammates to the checkered flag with a 15th-place finish in the No. 26 Bad Boy Mowers Toyota Camry at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway on Sunday afternoon.  Whitt was followed by JJ Yeley in the No. 83 Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota Camry who finished 42nd, and Alex Bowman in the No. 23 Dustless Blasting Toyota Camry who finished 43rd after being caught...

Annett's Stellar Run Ends in Late Accident

  Michael Annett and his No. 7 Golden Corral Chevrolet SS team ran as high as third in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, but a late accident triggered by another competitor on lap 188 ended his race prematurely, registering him with a 37th-place finish. Annett qualified a season-best 10th in the time trial session on Saturday and worked diligently...

Bad luck spoils good run for Leavine Family Racing

  Every NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team knows that to come out of Talladega Superspeedway with a strong finish you need a good car and good luck.  Unfortunately, Leavine Family Racing had the car but not the luck this Sunday in the Geico 500. Driver Michael McDowell qualified the No. 95 Jordan Truck Sales Ford Fusion in sixth position for the Geico 500, giving the team an ideal starting...

Formula E unveils circuit layout for Miami ePrix

The FIA Formula E Championship – the world’s first fully-electric racing series – has today revealed the circuit location and layout for the Miami ePrix, taking place on March 14, 2015.  “I’m pleased to be welcoming Formula E to Miami, the location of the first electric single-seater race in America," Mayor of Miami, Tomas Regalado, said. "We are proud to be...

Caleb Holman Crowned Fastest Chicken in the South and Pro Cup Series Championship at Hickory

Caleb Holman was hands down the fastest chicken in the South Saturday night at Hickory Motor Speedway. The veteran driver won the Bojangles 250 after pulling away from fourteen year old Todd Gilliland, son of NASCAR Cup driver David Gilliland, in the final seventy-five laps of the event to take home the hardware. The visit to Edelbrock Victory Lane was his sixth trip this season...

Dramatic end to 2014 ELMS Season in Portugal

The final round of the 2014 European Le Mans Series, the 4 Hours of Estoril, has been won by the No.24 ORECA 03R of Sébastien Loeb Racing, Vincent Capillaire and endurance debutant Jimmy Eriksson giving the team its first win in the Championship and the series its fifth different winner from five races.                                      ...

Out of turn 2

With Keselowski having won the last restricter plate race of the season at Talladega, Kahne, Johnson, Kyle Busch and Dale Earnhardt,Jr., are now officially out of the Chase. That leaves just Logano, Harvick, Newman, Hamlin, Kenesth, Edwards, Gordon and Keselowski. The odds of someone getting their first title looks to be pretty good, as only Kenseth, Gordon and Keselowski have won...
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