|FORD GTs TO RACE IN DOUBLE HEADER AT CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS IN TEXAS|
|◾All four Ford GTs reunited to race on same day as FIA World Endurance Championship and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship share the billing at COTA on Saturday.
◾Round 6 of the FIA World Endurance Championship to race into the darkness in Austin, Texas
AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 13, 2016 – The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team heads to the U.S. this weekend where the Ford GTs will compete in a thrilling double-header of world class racing at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
|Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Perseveres at Rolex 24 At Daytona|
|•Well-known racing adage 'there's no replacement for race conditions' proved true for the two-car Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT team at Rolex 24
•The No. 01 Claritin/Target Ford EcoBoost Riley prototype was Ford's highest finisher, at p5 overall.
•Ford GT team pleased both Ford GTs passed first test, finishing a 24-hour race
DAYTONA, Fla., Jan. 31, 2016 – The well-known racing adage 'there's no replacement for race conditions' proved true for the two-car Ford Chip Ganassi Racing F...[Read more...]|
|BRAD KESELOWSKI WINS NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES RACE IN DRAMATIC FASHION WITH LAST-LAP PASS OF HARVICK AND BUSCH|
|Ford Finishing Results:
1st – Brad Keselowski
7th – Joey Logano
11th – Aric Almirola
15th – Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
20th – Chris Buescher
24th – Cole Whitt
29th – Trevor Bayne
32nd – Greg Biffle
35th – David Gilliland
43rd – Sam Hornish Jr.
· Brad Keselowski's win today is his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory of the season and 17th of his career.
· For the second straight year both NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers at Team Penske have won a ra...[Read more...]|
|FORD/AAA STUDENT AUTO SKILLS COMPETITION HELPS DEVELOP NEXT GENERATION OF AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIANS|
|DEARBORN, Mich., June 5, 2013 – One hundred of the nation's best young automotive minds will converge on the Motor City to compete for the title of top high school technicians in the country at the 64th annual Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition National Finals, June 9-11. With jobs in the auto industry on the rise – up more than 30 percent since last April according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics – the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills challenge serves as a springboard for aspiring au...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET SS WINS IN ITS NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES DEBUT|
|• Jimmie Johnson wins season-opening Daytona 500 for second time|
DAYTONA, Fla. – Five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, won the 55th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. It also marked the first victory for the recently introduced Chevrolet SS, which made its NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut.
'I'm very happy to win the first Gen-6 race in the Gen-6 car for Chevrolet in their SS,' said Johnson, who...[Read more...]