|Sahlen's Joins Roger Penske Tribute June 30|
| ||• Penske to Receive Argetsinger Award|
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (April 12, 2016) – Sahlen's, the primary sponsor of the upcoming Six Hours of The Glen IMSA competition at Watkins Glen International, has joined industry stalwarts to honor Roger Penske with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports.
Penske, celebrating 50 years as a team owner this year, is being honored on June 30 with the Argetsinger Award at the International Motor Racing Researc...[Read more...]
|CHIP GANASSI RACING TEAMS EXPANDS INTO RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS WITH NEW PARTNER LOENBRO|
| ||CONCORD, N.C. (March 18, 2015) – Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc. (CGRT) announced today the formation of a two-car team in the Supercar class of Red Bull Global Rallycross (GRC) with new partner Loenbro and drivers Brian Deegan and Steve Arpin. CGRT joins the vibrant and growing series and looks to continue its history of on-track success while also complementing the team's continued focus on reaching millennials as a vehicle to grow interest in motorsports.
CGRT joins forces with ener...[Read more...]|
|EVERNHAM ‘64 PLYMOUTH BELVEDERE AND '67 CHEVY ‘INNOVATOR' AMONG FEATURED VEHICLES AT RKM IN CHARLOTTE|
|Charlotte, N.C. – September 12, 2013 -- A ferocious 1964 Plymouth Belvedere redesigned by champion NASCAR Crew Chief Ray Evernham and an extensively customized, award-wining 1967 Chevrolet Nova will be among the hundreds of investment-grade muscle cars, iconic race cars and rare European collector cars crossing the auction block October 31 - November 3, as RKM Auctions (RKMCCA) presents the RKM Collector Car Auction at the Charlotte Convention Center.
Evernham, who teamed with Jeff Gor...[Read more...]|
|GREG BIFFLE GIVES FORD MOTOR COMPANY 1,000TH NASCAR VICTORY AFTER WINNING AT MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY|
| ||◾Ford Motor Company has won 1,000 NASCAR races in the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series combined.
◾Jim Roper won the very first NASCAR-sanctioned stock car race in a Lincoln when he was deemed the winner at Charlotte on June 19, 1949.
◾Ford Motor Company has won 20 manufacturer titles and 13 driver championships in NASCAR's top three series.
DEARBORN, MI, (June 16, 2013) – Henry Ford's win over Alexander Winton on Oct. 10, 1901 in what proved to be his only race a...[Read more...]|
|RICHARD PETTY DEDICATES MUSCLE CARS FOREVER STAMPS|
|Raw power gets a stamp of its own today as seven-time NASCAR National Champion Richard Petty helps dedicate the America on the Move: Muscle Cars Forever stamps.
Petty, his son Kyle and Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe will dedicate the limited-edition stamps at the Daytona International Speedway where 'The King' won a record seven Daytona 500 Championships.
Typically equipped with big, powerful engines, these high-performance vehicles began roaring across America in the 1960s. The limite...[Read more...]|