|CLOSEST FINISH IN INDIANAPOLIS HISTORY HIGHLIGHTS BIG DAY FOR MAZDA ROAD TO INDY|
|- Dean Stoneman topped Ed Jones by 0.0024 -
IRVINE, Calif. (May 27, 2016) – In the more than 100-year history of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, no race of any kind had a closer finish than today's Indy Lights Freedom 100 as Dean Stoneman crossed the finish line 0.0024 ahead of Ed Jones. The two had battled for the lead during most of the 100-mile race, and Jones pulled alongside Stoneman in Turn 3 on the final lap. The duo stayed wheel-to-wheel for the remainder of the dash for the ...[Read more...]|
|Jeff Gordon to Drive Corvette Z06 Indy 500 Pace Car|
|Five-time Brickyard winner will lead pack for 99th running of the Indianapolis 500
INDIANAPOLIS – Five-time Brickyard 400 winner and four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon will drive a Corvette Z06 pace car for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race, May 24 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
It is the 13th time a Corvette has served as the official pace car, dating to 1978, and the 26th time a Chevrolet has led the pack for 'The Greatest Spectacle in Ra...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET SPORTS CAR CLASSIC AT BELLE ISLE PARK|
| ||Fast Facts
The Place: Detroit Belle Isle - Detroit, Michigan
The Track: 2.360-mile, 11-turn street circuit
The Format: One-hour, 40-minute race combining Prototype and GT Daytona classes
Friday — Practice, 9:35-11:05 a.m. and 1:35-3:05 p.m.; GT Daytona Qualifying, 5:25-5:40 p.m.; Prototype Qualifying, 5:45-6 p.m.
Saturday — Warm-Up, 8-8:20 a.m.; Race, 12:10 p.m.
TV: FOX Sports 1, Saturday, 1:30 p.m. (ET)
Radio: MRN Radio
Saturday, 12...[Read more...]|
|Mazda6 Becomes First Diesel To Win At Indianapolis Motor Speedway|
|July 26, 2013 (INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) Over the past four decades, Mazda has scored hundreds of race wins at tracks across the county, and around the world. But until today, Mazda did not have a win at what is perhaps the most famous racetrack in the world, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. That box has now been checked. In the Grand-Am Brickyard Grand Prix, the #70 SpeedSource Castrol Edge Mazda6 SKYACTIV-D Clean Diesel scored the GX class win.
The win was the fifth in a row for the al...[Read more...]|
|BORGWARNER INTRODUCES NEXT-GENERATION EFR TURBOCHARGING TECHNOLOGY AT 2012 SEMA SHOW|
|• BorgWarner Hosts 2012 Indianapolis 500 Winner Dario Franchitti on October 30|
• Borg-Warner Trophy™ on Display October 30 - November 1
BorgWarner (NYSE: BWA) will introduce its next-generation EFR-7163 (Engineered for Racing) turbocharger as well as its current EFR and AirWerks™ Series turbochargers at the 2012 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center on October 30 – November 2. Featuring an innovative light-weight aluminum bearing housing and mixed-flow turbine, BorgWarne...[Read more...]