|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...]|
|DARIO FRANCHITTI TO SHOWCASE PRIZE CARS AT CONCOURS OF ELEGANCE 2015 IN SCOTLAND|
|◾Dario Franchitti will be showcasing the three pace cars he won at the Indianapolis 500 at this year's Concours of Elegance
◾On display will be a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette, a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro and a 2012 Chevrolet Corvette 427
◾Franchitti won the American IndyCar championship in 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2011 before retiring in 2013
◾Concours of Elegance 2015 will also feature a Sir Jackie Stewart tribute, a collection of Ecurie Ecosse cars and a celebration of Scottish racing legends
|OFFENHAUSER HEROES AND MERCHANTS OF SPEED SEMINARS OFFER FANS A BACKSTAGE PASS TO AMERICAN MOTORSPORT|
|A pair ofthe Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance's popular seminars will offer 'backstage passes' to the history and the business of American motorsport.
On Friday March 7, 2014 the celebration of Offenhauser-powered vehicles will begin in the Talbot Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island at 3:00 PM with the Great Offy Drivers and David Hobbs Seminar.
Amelia's seminars are famous for their star power. On Friday Indy 500 winners Johnny Rutherford, Parnelli Jones and Al and Bo...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN ENTERS RALLYCROSS WITH THE BEETLE AND ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT|
|The Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team will run a 560-plus-horsepower, all-wheel-drive GRC Beetle in the Red Bull Global Rallycross series
• Team will compete initially with European rallycross-prepared Polo
• Drivers will be 2011 and 2012 GRC champion Tanner Foust and ex-F1 and NASCAR star Scott Speed
• Definitive GRC Beetle will debut at the Summer X Games in Austin, TX
Chicago, IL — Volkswagen of America, Inc. and Andretti Sports Marketing today announced the details of its 2014...[Read more...]|
|DAN GURNEY JOINS 'THE AMELIA'S' FORD GT40 SEMINAR|
|Le Mans winner Dan Gurney, the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance's 2002 Honorary Chairman, returns to 'The Amelia' to join a panel of international racing celebrities and experts honoring the 50th anniversary of Ford's game-changing GT40 prototype.
Gurney won just one race for the Carroll Shelby-led Ford GT40 team, but it was the race that mattered most: the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Gurney's victory in the 1967 edition of the fabled Le Mans 24 Hour endurance classic has become the stuff of legen...[Read more...]|