|Tanner Foust Going For Rallycross Gold At X Games Driver Determined After Unforgiving Bristol Race|
|BRISTOL, Tenn. (July 22, 2013) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust is looking to become the only driver ever to repeat an X Games Rallycross gold medal win when GRC action resumes in Los Angeles in two weeks.
It was an unforgiving day of racing for Foust this weekend at the fifth championship stop in Bristol, Tenn., where the so-called 'Last Great Colosseum' was transformed from a half-mile NASCAR oval into a rallycross battleground.
'I was pretty hungry for it,' said Foust....[Read more...]|
|MOPAR's Father And Son Team Working Towards A Memorable Father'S Day At Bristol|
|◾Mopar competes at 13th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, the tenth of 24 national events
◾Johnson has earned three consecutive No. 1 qualifier honors at Bristol Dragway, his home track, but a Pro Stock win has eluded him
◾In 2012, Johnson finished runner-up in the closest finish in NHRA history, decided by less than .0000-second
◾Johnson hoping to celebrate Father's Day with the gift of a win for his father
◾Ron Capps is defending Funny Car winner for Mopar at Bristol
◾Hagan leads Funn...[Read more...]|
|Start Your Engines! The Houston Classic Weekend Gets Set To Open Its Doors To The World'S Fastest Cars And Stars.|
| ||Houston, Texas, April 29, 2013. Organizers of The Houston Classic Weekend are gearing up for one of the state's biggest celebrations of vintage motoring and getting set to open their doors to some of the world's fastest cars and stars. Visitors to the event, which runs from May 3-5, can look forward to a spectacular gathering of over 200 rare and exotic classic motorcars, sports cars, racers, and antique motorcycles, all assembled in the glorious lakeside setting of La Torretta Lake Resor...[Read more...]|
|Original 1966 Batmobile Sets World Record|
|'Kustom Kar' Legend George Barris Parts with His Most Famous Creation After 47 Years
The Original 1966 TV series Batmobile, one of the most recognized and popular pieces of entertainment history worldwide, sold for $4,620,000 and set the world record for the highest price ever fetched for a TV/Movie car, at the 42nd annual Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale. The unique vehicle was offered as part of Barrett-Jackson's spectacular Salon Collection on January 19, 2013.
|45Th Anniversary Of 'All-American' Victory At 1967 Le Mans|
|Forty-five years ago this past week, American racing history was made, and thus far has neve rbeen matched again.
With the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend, Racing in America reflects on the 45th anniversary of the Ford Mark IV claiming the second of four consecutive victories for Ford Motor Company cars at LeMans, arguably the greatest American racing victory on foreign soil.
That day in 1967, the stunning red Mark IV, now in the procession of Henry Ford Museum as part of its Racing in ...[Read more...]|