|2015 YUKON DENALI GAINS EIGHT GEARS, IMPROVED HIGHWAY FUEL ECONOMY|
|• Updated model also includes wireless device charging, 4G connectivity|
DETROIT – Thanks to the addition of an all-new 8-speed automatic transmission, the updated 2015 GMC Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali models now lead several competitors in horsepower, torque and highway fuel economy ratings.
Both the Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali now pair their 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V-8 engines with a new Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission, designed to be more fuel-effi...[Read more...]
|BRAD KESELOWSKI COMPLETES WEEKEND SWEEP WITH FIRST NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES WIN AT LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY|
|◾Brad Keselowski's win today completed a NASCAR Nationwide/Sprint Cup Series sweep.
◾This marks the first time a Ford driver has won both series events on the same weekend since Carl Edwards did it at Phoenix in 2010.
◾The weekend Nationwide-Cup sweep is the first for Ford this season after doing it twice in 2013.
◾Today's win is Ford's 619th all-time series victory and the 30th by Penske Racing with Ford.
◾Today's victory is the eighth for Ford at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, most among manufa...[Read more...]|
|IMSA AND FOX SPORTS ANNOUNCE FIVE-YEAR MULTI-MEDIA RIGHTS DEAL|
| ||• FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2 to Broadcast Entire United SportsCar Racing and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Seasons Beginning in 2014|
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 9, 2013) – FOX Sports and IMSA (International Motor Sports Association) announced today a five-year multi-media rights deal that solidifies United SportsCar Racing's home on television through the 2018 season.
Today's announcement, which comes on the heels of last week's news that FOX Sports will broadcast NA...[Read more...]
|NASCAR STAR TREVOR BAYNE USES NEW FUSION ECOBOOST TECHNOLOGY TO TOP TEAMMATES BY NEARLY POSTING 50 MPG|
| ||•New 2013 Fusion with 1.6-liter EcoBoost® engine and Auto Start-Stop fuel-saving technology is designed to achieve 37 mpg on the highway
•NASCAR star Trevor Bayne reaches nearly 50 mpg - the type of efficiency generally reserved for hybrids and small cars - to win Ford's Fusion EcoBoost NASCAR Miles Per Gallon Challenge
•Bayne outdueled NASCAR superstars and teammates Greg Biffle, Carl Edwards and Matt Kenseth by achieving 46.9 mpg at Ford's Dearborn, Mich. test track, thanks in part to clev...[Read more...]|
|Historic Stock Cars to Rev up their Engines at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion|
|America's most popular form of motorsports will nudge its way onto the vintage race scene this summer when 27 historic stock cars participate in the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Scheduled for August 17-19 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, the event will feature the Shelby Cobra as its traditionally feted annual marque, but the addition of the stock cars promises to add a new dimension to the hundreds of sports and race cars entered in the historic race.