|TANNER FOUST CONFIRMS 2014 COMPETITION DATES|
|• Rockstar Energy Drink driver aims for U.S. title, returns to international racing|
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (February 25, 2014) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust will be racing for Volkswagen's first Global Rallycross title in 2014. He will also campaign a select season of events on the new FIA World Rallycross Championship.
'My competition focus for the 2014 season is Global Rallycross,' said Foust, adding: 'I'm looking forward to being able to run some international ...[Read more...]
|NASCAR NAMES RICHARD BUCK NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES MANAGING DIRECTOR|
| ||DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2014) – NASCAR has named Richard Buck, a NASCAR executive with a wealth of diverse experience in motorsports, as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series managing director. Buck will serve in the role held the past 12 years by John Darby, who will remain at NASCAR as managing director, competition. Buck and NASCAR's two other national series managing directors – Wayne Auton (NASCAR Nationwide Series) and Chad Little (NASCAR Camping World Truck Series) – now will report direct...[Read more...]|
|RK MOTORS ADDS 'LEGENDS OF MOTORSPORTS' COLLECTION OF HISTORIC RACING MACHINES TO UPCOMING AUCTION|
|Charlotte, N.C. – October 14, 2013— Only weeks after revealing plans to auction the 1977 McLaren M26 that James Hunt drove to his final F1 victory, RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced that four additional iconic racing machines will cross the block during its auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3.
Furthering the auction's historic motorsports theme, RKMCCA will offer bidders an opportunity to own: Mario Andretti's 1974 Viceroy Gurn...[Read more...]|
|BAYNE AND HORNISH TALK NATIONWIDE RACING AT INDIANAPOLIS|
| ||Trevor Bayne will once again pilot the No. 6 Ford Mustang in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but this time the car has a distinct look, with a bright pink Pillow Pets sponsor wrap. Bayne passed out Pillow Pets in the media center and then answered a few racing questions Friday.
TREVOR BAYNE, No. 6 Pillow Pets Ford Mustang – IS YOUR CAR FAST THIS WEEKEND? 'I didn't know a rainbow bear could go so fast around a race track. Our Pillow Pets Mustang is re...[Read more...]|
|FIRESTONE 550K RACE REPORT|
|Circuit: Texas Motor Speedway (1.5-mile oval) Fort Worth, TX
2012 Winner: Justin Wilson (Dale Coyne Racing Honda) 157.217 mph average
Weather: Clear, warm, 83 degrees F
Franchitti Leads Honda Finishers in Texas
On a night when tire management and consistent handling were the keys to success, Dario Franchitti and his Honda-powered Target Chip Ganassi Racing team recovered from a poor opening segment in Saturday night's Firestone 500K and combined long runs between pit stops with ha...[Read more...]|