|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...]|
|Historic Jaguar D-Type Leads Growing List of Significant Entries for RM's Monterey Sale|
|• RM Auctions building towards a spectacular roster of cars for its flagship Monterey sale held during the famous Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance motoring week, August 16–17, in California
• Historic 1955 Jaguar D-Type leads a superb roster of the world's finest sports and racing cars poised for the RM podium
• Additional star lots include a 1955 Ferrari 750 Monza Scaglietti Spider, a 1950 Ferrari 166 Touring Barchetta, a 1961 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Coupe Aerodinamico and a 1953 Masera...[Read more...]|
|12C GT3 Now Approved To Race In North America, As Pirelli World Challenge Confirms Eligibility|
|•12C GT3 is eligible to race in the Pirelli World Challenge Series
•Pirelli World Challenge supports the IZOD IndyCar series
•McLaren has claimed five back-to-back Can-Am titles (1967-71) and three Indy500 victories (1972, 1974, 1976) in an illustrious racing history in the North American market
The McLaren 12C GT3 has been confirmed as eligible for the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC), by the series organisers following a strong competitive debut season in Europe. This announcement means t...[Read more...]|
|Road America announces 2013 event dates for The HAWK with Brian Redman|
|Building on the success of this year's The HAWK with Brian Redman, officials from Road America announced today that one of the largest vintage racecar gatherings in the United States, featuring over 50 classes of cars racing in several groups will return on July 18-21, 2013. A mid-summer classic including everything from a special concourse on Friday and Saturday along the streets of Elkhart Lake, to a Historic CAN-AM with an impressive field of cars is expected to gather in celebration of CAN-A...[Read more...]|
|Carroll Shelby, Ford Family for More Than Half a Century|
|Carroll Shelby was a member of the Ford family for the better part of 60 years, producing stunning performance vehicles from concepts to production models.
He once said his energy and passion for performance products were always strongest when he was working with Ford.
Shelby most recently collaborated with the company on the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang, the most powerful production V8 in the world. Working with SVT engineers at Sebring and the Arizona Proving Grounds, at times he drov...[Read more...]|