|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...]|
|SECOND DOUBLE-PODIUM IN A ROW FOR FORD GT AS FORD CHIP GANASSI RACING FINISHES P1-2 AT SAHLEN'S SIX HOURS OF THE GLEN|
|◾Ford Chip Ganassi Racing went p1-2 at the Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen after finishing the Le Mans 24 p1, p3
◾Richard Westbrook drove the eventual winner to a track-record crushing pole, the first IMSA pole for Ford GT, on Saturday
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., July 3, 2016 – The Ford GT is on a winning streak. Ford Chip Ganassi Racing earned its second double-podium in a row as the No. 67 Ford GT duo of Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe cruised to victory lane for the second time together,...[Read more...]|
|JOEY LOGANO CONTINUES HOT STREAK BY WINNING BRISTOL NIGHT RACE FOR SECOND STRAIGHT YEAR|
|• Joey Logano's win today is his third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of the season and 11th of his career.
• The win is Fusion's 68th NSCS triumph since becoming Ford's flagship vehicle in 2006.
• Ford now has 636 all-time NSCS victories.
• Team Penske has now registered 44 NSCS wins with Ford, including 17 over the past three years.
Ford Finishing Results:
1st – Joey Logano
6th – Brad Keselowski
15th – Trevor Bayne
17th – Aric Almirola
18th – Sam Hornish J...[Read more...]|
|SEBASTIEN LOEB WINS GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED SUNDAY SHOOT-OUT IN PEUGEOT 208 T16 PIKES PEAK CAR|
|Sebastien Loeb added victory at the Goodwood Festival of Speed shoot-out to his enormous trophy cabinet with a stirring run during Sunday afternoon's against-the-clock timed run.
The nine-time World Rally Champion, who now races for Citroen in the World Touring Car Championship, had qualified second fastest in the fearsome Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak car, and shaved almost a second from his Saturday time to take the top spot when it counted most in a time of 44.60 seconds.
It is the second ...[Read more...]|
|RK MOTORS ADDS 'LEGENDS OF MOTORSPORTS' COLLECTION OF HISTORIC RACING MACHINES TO UPCOMING AUCTION|
|Charlotte, N.C. – October 14, 2013— Only weeks after revealing plans to auction the 1977 McLaren M26 that James Hunt drove to his final F1 victory, RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced that four additional iconic racing machines will cross the block during its auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3.
Furthering the auction's historic motorsports theme, RKMCCA will offer bidders an opportunity to own: Mario Andretti's 1974 Viceroy Gurn...[Read more...]|
|AFTER MORE THAN TWO YEARS IN THE MAKING, 2013 NASCAR FORD FUSION READY TO MAKE ITS DAYTONA 500 DEBUT|
|•The car that helped bring 'stock car back to NASCAR' ready to take to Daytona track
•More than two-year development process included work by Ford design center, computational fluid dynamics, wind tunnel work, body stamping and finally, on-track testing
•2013 NASCAR Ford Fusion is part of the generation-six launch of NASCAR race cars
•Fusion race teams will try and capture fourth Daytona 500 win in five years
DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 20, 2013 – This weekend, the 'stock car' official...[Read more...]|