|Chip Ganassi to receive inaugural Cameron R. Argetsinger award Thursday from IMRRC|
| ||WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Aug. 1, 2014) – Multiple race-team owner Chip Ganassi on Thursday will receive the inaugural Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for his outstanding contributions to motorsports.
The award will be given by the International Motor Racing Research Center at the 2014 IMRRC Award Dinner honoring Chip Ganassi presented by NASCAR, International Speedway Corporation and Watkins Glen International.
Some of racing's top figures, including NASCAR President Mike Helton, will be ho...[Read more...]|
|TAJIMA LOOKS FORWARD TO MORE GLORY ON PIKES PEAK IN ELECTRIC DIVISION|
|Colorado Springs, April 9------After winning the high-profile Unlimited Division nine times, including six straight from 2006-2011 in a variety of high-powered Suzuki sport autos, it remains a great story that he has switched to the Electrics in The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb for the third straight year.
The renowned Japanese star, who was the first competitor to break the once unthinkable 10-minute mark when he achieved the honor in 2011 when he drove his Suzuki SX4...[Read more...]|
|LAWRENCE LOSHAK PRESENTED WITH 43rd RRDC MARK DONOHUE AWARD TROPHY|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2014) - Lawrence Loshak, who was named the 43rd recipient of the RRDC Mark Donohue Award at the SCCA National Championship Runoffs last September, was presented the unique trophy at the annual Road Racing Drivers Club dinner in Daytona Beach. A record number of RRDC members and their guests attended the dinner, held prior to the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season opener for the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
RRDC president Bobby Rahal and RRDC memb...[Read more...]|
|SOLD FOR $500,000: 2014 FORD SHELBY GT500 CONVERTIBLE|
| ||RENO,Nev., Aug. 13, 2013 – The last retail 2014MY Ford Shelby GT500 convertible auctioned by Ford Motor Company to benefit the Brain Injury Association of America fetched a whopping $500,000 at the inaugural Hot August Nights Auction Presented by Barrett-Jackson in Reno, Nev.
On Saturday, Aug. 10, Don Damon of Great Bend, Kan., purchased the Shelby in a spirited bidding war, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the BIAA. Parnelli Jones, 1963 Indy 500 winner and advocate for the ch...[Read more...]|
|Mclaren To Showcase Le Mans Heritage At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed 18 Years After Victory|
|◾Three iconic examples of the McLaren F1 to feature as part of the brand's 50th anniversary celebrations
◾Chassis F1/01R returns to the Festival of Speed having previously run in 1995 following victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans
As teams and drivers prepare for this weekend's running of the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans, McLaren is proud to confirm that the 1995 race-winning McLaren F1 GTR will take to the Goodwood Hill at this summer's Festival of Speed. The all-conquering chassis F1/01R will ...[Read more...]|