|TOYO TIRES IS THE OFFICIAL TIRE OF SPEED ENERGY FORMULA OFF-ROAD IN 2014|
|CYPRESS, CA - Toyo Tires® is proud to announce it is the official tire of SPEED® Energy Formula Off-Road in 2014. As a result, all Stadium Super Trucks (SST) running in the series will compete on Toyo® Open Country® A/T II tires. Toyo Open Country tires are known for their traction, durability, and uniformity. These qualities provide racers with sure footing for maximum performance, while the introduction of a spec tire further evens the competitive field.
The series was founded by for...[Read more...]|
|GM STARTS WORK ON NEW PERFORMANCE AND RACING CENTER|
|• Pontiac, Mich. facility dedicated to race engineering, electric motors and more|
PONTIAC, Mich. – General Motors today began construction of a state-of-the-art facility for race engine design and development, as well as an electric motor laboratory and gear center.
GM's continued investment in motorsports comes from the time-tested belief that racing is the ultimate proving ground for much of the technology that applies to the vehicles GM sells.
'The GM Performance and Ra...[Read more...]
|FORMER F1 CHAMPION VILLENEUVE COMMITS TO WORLD RX|
|◾Former F1 World Champion, Indianapolis 500 winner and IndyCar king primed to make rallycross debut
◾French-Canadian 'excited' about prospect of sideways 600bhp action
◾Signing further underlines rocketing reputation of newest and fastest-growing FIA World Championship
The new-for-2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has added a former Formula 1 World Champion to what is an increasingly competitive driver line-up for its inaugural campaign, with Jacques Villene...[Read more...]|
|GOODYEAR BLIMP INNOVATOR HONORED|
| ||◾Mickey Wittman inducted into Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame
◾'Father of sports aerial broadcasting' led Goodyear blimp TV coverage for 28 years
NEW YORK, December 17, 2013 – Mickey Wittman, known as the 'father of sports aerial broadcasting' for his work in developing the Goodyear blimp's role in sports television, will be inducted in to the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame here tonight.
Anyone who has ever watched a televised sports event and heard the words 'Tonight's aerial c...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET RACING CLAIMS 12 CHAMPIONSHIPS IN 2013|
|◾Chevy is winningest name in motorsport, clinching NASCAR, IndyCar, ALMS, GRAND-AM and Pirelli World Challenge titles
◾2014 season begins with debut of all-new Corvette C7.R at the North American International Auto Show and first competition at Rolex 24 At Daytona
DETROIT – Chevrolet was the most successful name in professional motorsports in the United States this year, capturing 12 manufacturer, driver and team championships in NASCAR, IndyCar, ALMS, GRAND-AM and the Pirelli World C...[Read more...]|