|E.J. VISO HEADLINES NEW DRIVERS FOR ROUND NO. 3 AT GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH|
|Long Beach, Calif. (April 12, 2014) – Venezuela's E.J. Viso, an IndyCar driver with six Indianapolis 500 starts to his credit including a fourth-place start at last year's 500-miler, will join a field of trucks Sunday at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach for the third round of the 2014 SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by Traxxas series.
Viso and his Citgo-sponsored Traxxas truck will join two other drivers making their debut in the Stadium Super Trucks including Bradley Morri...[Read more...]|
|ROBBY GORDON TAKES TRAXXAS RACE AT GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH|
|Long Beach, Calif. (April 13, 2014) – As the Citgo truck of Venezuela's E.J. Viso and the TRAXXAS-sponsored truck of Sheldon Creed slammed each other heading into the final lap of the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by TRAXXAS race at Long Beach, Robby Gordon watched the two leaders through his front window and inherited the win as both drivers took themselves out of contention.
The race was the IndyCar veteran Viso's to win, as he led the most laps in his first-ever SST race....[Read more...]|
|PJ JONES WINS ROUND 2 AT GRAND PRIX OF ST. PETERSBURG|
|ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (March 30, 2014) – PJ Jones captured Sunday's thrilling second round of the SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by Traxxas race at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, beating Robby Gordon to the line by a truck length.
Jerett Brooks, 16, finished third, making it the high-school student's second-consecutive podium finish after coming home second in Saturday's first race.
Jones, a veteran of IndyCar, USAC Silver Crown and Sprint Cars, started sixth and drove a ...[Read more...]|
|ROBBY GORDON WINS ROUND 1 OF SPEED ENERGY FORMULA OFF-ROAD PRESENTED BY TRAXXAS AT THE GRAND PRIX OF ST. PETERSBURG|
|ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (March 28, 2014) – Robby Gordon won a rain-soaked and water-logged SPEED Energy Formula Off-Road Presented by Traxxas race at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Saturday, calling it the worst weather conditions he has ever competed in over a more than 30-year career.
Jerett Brooks, a 16-year-old from Alpine, Calif. finished second and Justin Lofton of Westmorland, Calif. came home third.
The race was literally anyone's to win from start to finish of the 10-lap e...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN TO YOUNG GIRLS: WE NEED YOU IN STEM CAREERS|
| ||NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Fostering enthusiasm in young girls for careers in science and technology was the focus for DigiGirlz 2014. The program took place at Nissan's headquarters in Nashville, Tenn.
More than 100 high school girls attended the free event sponsored by Nissan, Microsoft and Middle Tennessee State University. DigiGirlz is a Microsoft YouthSpark program that provides high school girls an opportunity to learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in a fun a...[Read more...]|