|More Than 500 Historic Race Cars Accepted for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion|
| Largest Field of Corvettes Ever Entered
The field for this year's Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion is taking shape as 533 historic race cars have been initially accepted for the August 16-18 event. The Governing Committee has the option of accepting an additional 17 cars to complete the grid for the annual race at Mazda Raceway Laquna Seca.
'What a joyous moment it is to get the notification that my car and I have been accepted to the event,' said Pen Pendelton of Los Angeles, Calif., who will be driving a 1961 Alsbury Special. 'It is really an honor to be a part of something so special.'
The iconic Chevrolet Corvette is the featured marque and the Chevrolet Motor Division will be on hand to celebrate the marque's 60th anniversary and 50th anniversary of the Corvette Grand Sport. There are currently 58 authentic and race-proven Corvettes that have been accepted, highlighted by three Corvette Grand Sports, of which only five were ever constructed under the watchful eye of Zora Arkus-Duntov, who is widely hailed as the 'father of the Corvette.'
|PORSCHE'S 914 HONORED AT 20TH AMELIA CONCOURS d'ELEGANCEThe 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will honor the first mid-engine production Porsche, the 914 in all its variants. |
At first some Porsche purists lamented the Porsche 914's seemingly humble origins. They whispered the 'V-Word' . . . Volkswagen. The reality was that the 914 is a blood descendant of the seminal Gmund Porsche, the first car to wear the family name and the crest, a pure sports car designed around a Volkswagen-sourced air-cooled flat-four and a mid-engine con....
|BACK TO SCHOOL WITH MAZDA MOTORSPORTS• Mazda's R.A.C.E. STEM Education Outreach Program Surpasses 10,000 Students|
September 19, 2014 (AUSTIN, Tex.) – It's back-to-school time for school kids across the county and the acclaimed R.A.C.E. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) education outreach program is back in action. Launched by Mazda in January, the Racing Accelerates Creative Education (R.A.C.E.) outreach program has now positively impacted more than 10,000 middle and high school students. To date, ther....
|TUDOR UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP, ROUND 11 OF 12, AUSTIN, TEXASAustin, Texas. Not only were the eyes of Texas upon the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) today, the entire sports car racing world witnessed a GT Le Mans (GTLM) class battle that will see the inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Manufacturer title fight go to the last race of the season. A third place finish by the No. 912 Porsche North America Porsche 911 RSR helped the German marque retain the point lead in the class for road car-based racecars. However, with Dodge's Viper taking....|
|OLSBERGS MSE OPENS DOUBLEHEADER WEEKEND WITH PODIUM DRIVERS JONI WIMAN AND PATRIK SANDELL READY FOR SUNDAY RACELOS ANGELES, Calif. (September 20, 2014) -- The Olsbergs MSE team scored its first podium of a Red Bull Global Rallycross doubleheader on Saturday with a second-place result for Red Bull/Bluebeam driver Joni Wiman.|
It was a career-best finish for the 20-year-old Supercars rookie, who is very much in the championship hunt heading into the second of this weekend's two points-paying races on Sunday.
'The gap to the leader is getting smaller and with 50 points at stake for a win in this....
|RHYS MILLEN CLAIMS THE VICTORY FOR TEAM HYUNDAI AT RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS LOS ANGELES DAY TWOMillen Earns Pole Position at the Port of LA Final and Refuses to be Passed in his Veloster racer, Dominating the Eighth Race of the Season|
Victory represents recent Coast-to-Coast Wins in both Los Angeles and Daytona
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21, 2014– Rhys Millen masterfully piloted his Hyundai Veloster rallycross racer to victory in the Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship race in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon.
Millen had an extremely successful event overall, earning pole posit....
|Dodge, Gas Monkey Garage's Richard Rawlings and Mötley Crüe Call All Charger, Challenger and Viper Owners to ‘Rock the House' at a Car Show and Exclusive Concert Featuring Iconic Rock Band Mötley Crüe•'Dodge Rocks Gas Monkey' car show and concert set for Saturday, Nov. 1, at Gas Monkey Live, Rawling's new restaurant and concert venue in Dallas|
•Register your Dodge vehicle at www.dodgerocksgasmonkey.com and receive up to two passes to exclusive evening concert by legendary rock band Mötley Crüe
•Hear the roar of the new 707-horsepower 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the most powerful and fastest sedan and muscle cars ever
•Activities include Viper drif....