|FOUR-CAR LE MANS ENTRY ACCEPTED FOR FORD 50 YEARS ON FROM HISTORIC VICTORY|
|◾All four Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GTs will compete at Le Mans in June, 50 years on from 1-2-3 finish in 1966
◾The Ford GTs will run numbers 66, 67, 68 and 69
PARIS, FRANCE, Feb. 5, 2016 - The organisers of the Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest), today confirmed that all four Ford GTs have received a place on the prestigious entry list for the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours.
Fifty years on from Ford's famous 1-2-3 outright victory at Le Mans, all four Ford Chip Gana...[Read more...]|
|GMC CANYON EXPANDS CAPABILITY WITH NEW DURAMAX DIESEL|
|• All-new turbo-diesel powertrain enables unmatched 7,700-lb. trailering capability|
DETROIT – GMC introduced the 2016 Canyon diesel today – featuring an all-new powertrain that expands the Canyon's already class-leading capabilities, including trailering capacity of up to 7,700 pounds (3,492 kg).
The new 2.8L Duramax diesel, SAE-certified at 181 horsepower (135 kW) and 369 lb-ft of torque (500 Nm), is estimated to deliver greater highway fuel economy than the Canyon's segment...[Read more...]
|KESELOWSKI'S CLUTCH WIN PUTS THREE FUSIONS IN NASCAR FINAL EIGHT|
|◾Brad Keselowski's win vaults the No. 2 into the Eliminator round of eight.
◾The win is the sixth Cup win of the season for Keselowski and 16th of his career.
◾The victory marks the second in the 2014 Chase for the 2 team (Chicago).
◾Ford Racing's 14 wins this season is the most for the manufacturer since 2005 (16).
◾The win is Ford's 28th Chase win and 632nd all-time series victory.
BRAD KESELOWSKI, No. 2 Redd's Wicked Apple Ale Ford Fusion (Finished 1st)
VICTORY LANE INTERVIEW – 'I can...[Read more...]|
|Stevenson Honored With 2013 Rolex Bob Snodgrass Award of Excellence|
|North Carolina resident John Stevenson, of Stevenson Motorsports, is the recipient of the 2013 Rolex Bob Snodgrass Award of Excellence. The announcement was made during the traditional prelude to the Rolex 24 At Daytona – the Grand Marshal Dinner – which was held at the Daytona 500 Club and attended by 300 guests on Friday, January 24, 2014. From a short-list of four highly-successful team owners who competed in the 2013 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series, a panel of motorsports professionals se...[Read more...]|
|MARK REUSS NAMED DAYTONA 500 HONORARY PACE CAR DRIVER|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Mark Reuss, General Motors North America president, who was instrumental in bringing the new Chevrolet SS to NASCAR, will be the honorary pace car driver Sunday for the 55th running of the Daytona 500.
He will be behind the wheel of a 2014 production Chevrolet SS.
'Leading the Daytona 500 starting field to green driving a 2014 Chevrolet SS pace car on one of the most famous race tracks in the world will be a special honor for me,' Reuss said. 'I can't wait to...[Read more...]|