|Life in Death: The 1987 Miller High Life 500|
|Tim Richmond harbored a secret that not even he was willing to believe. Despite the joyful and excited facade, the thirty-one year old would be battling with a much darker reality. Less than a year ago he was the driver with the most wins. But now, in 1987, there were many who didn't believe he belonged in a car. Nearly everyone was convinced he couldn't return to his winning ways after months away. Certainly he couldn't. But then...
Coming into the early summer months of the 1986 season Tim ...[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...]|
|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...]|
|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.