|FOOTBALL LEGEND'S FERRARI SET TO BE A WIN AT AUCTION|
|A 2000 Ferrari 550 Maranello with football star provenance will be offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at this year's Silverstone Classic motor sport festival on Saturday 30th July.
With just 36,600 miles from new, this very special Ferrari was formerly owned by the great Sir Geoff Hurst MBE, who famously led the England team to a World Cup 4-2 victory against Germany, scoring a hat-trick in the 1966 final at Wembley Stadium.
Saturday 30th July marks the fiftieth anniversary of the oc...[Read more...]|
|Mario Andretti honored by RRDC in Long Beach|
|LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 11, 2014) - In front of a capacity crowd of auto racing dignitaries, sanctioning group and series' representatives, corporate executives and champion race-car drivers, Mario Andretti was honored by the Road Racing Drivers Club at the 'RRDC Evening with Mario Andretti presented by Firestone' prior to the running of the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
It was the RRDC's sixth consecutive annual banquet honoring auto racing's most influential leaders. Previo...[Read more...]|
|PETER SACHS RECEIVES RRDC'S 2013 BOB AKIN AWARD|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2014) - Peter Sachs, a retired successful SCCA, IMSA, USRRC and vintage racer, received the 2013 Bob Akin Award from the Road Racing Drivers Club at a dinner prior to the running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season opener of the 2014 TUDOR SportsCar Championship.
Each recipient of this honor, considered the top award in motorsports for amateur, vintage/historic or semi-professional drivers, is selected by Akin's son Bobby, RRDC members Brian Redman and ...[Read more...]|
|INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED RACING CHAMPION GIL DE FERRAN NAMED AS FORMULA E AMBASSADOR|
|FLORIDA (August 12, 2013) – Gil de Ferran, a two-time IndyCar National Champion and Indianapolis 500 race winner, has today joined the FIA Formula E Championship as an Official Ambassador. Debuting in September 2014, Formula E is the world's first fully-electric racing Championship competing in city-centre circuits worldwide.
The 45-year-old Brazilian, who boasts more than two decades of top-level motorsport experience gained both on and off the track in Formula 1, IndyCar and the Am...[Read more...]|
|Victory For Tanner Foust In Finland American Rockstar Energy Drink Driver Takes Second Win Of 2013|
|KOUVOLA, Finland (June 10, 2013) -- Tanner Foust earned another European Rallyross Championship win this weekend in Finland, to make it two victories in two championship starts this year.
It was a come-from-behind performance for Foust, who started the Rockstar Energy Drink Ford Fiesta ST on the back row in the SuperCars final but fought through the pack to take the lead late in the race and hold it to the checkered flag.
'From the back row it's just chaos,' said Foust, who moved f...[Read more...]|