|Kyle Busch Secures Toyota's First NSCS Championship|
|Camry Driver Rebounds from Major Injury to Win Cup Series Title
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2015) – Camry driver Kyle Busch captured the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) driver's championship – the first for Toyota since entering the series in 2007 – when he finished first in Sunday's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Busch earned his first-career Sprint Cup Series title by one point over second-place driver Kevin Harvick in his Joe Gibbs Racing No. 18 M&M's ...[Read more...]|
|ACTOR CHRIS PRATT TO DRIVE CHEVROLET SS PACE CAR AT BRICKYARD|
|INDIANAPOLIS – Actor Chris Pratt – star of the soon-to-be-released movie 'Guardians of the Galaxy' – will serve as honorary pace car driver in a 2014 red and silver Chevrolet SS pace car for the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Powered by BigMachineRecords.com on Sunday, July 27 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
'It's a dream come true to drive the pace car for the John Wayne Walding 400,' said Pratt, who has also appeared in 'Zero Dark Thirty' and 'Mo...[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...]|
|RICHARD PETTY DEDICATES MUSCLE CARS FOREVER STAMPS|
|Raw power gets a stamp of its own today as seven-time NASCAR National Champion Richard Petty helps dedicate the America on the Move: Muscle Cars Forever stamps.
Petty, his son Kyle and Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe will dedicate the limited-edition stamps at the Daytona International Speedway where 'The King' won a record seven Daytona 500 Championships.
Typically equipped with big, powerful engines, these high-performance vehicles began roaring across America in the 1960s. The limite...[Read more...]|
|AFTER MORE THAN TWO YEARS IN THE MAKING, 2013 NASCAR FORD FUSION READY TO MAKE ITS DAYTONA 500 DEBUT|
|•The car that helped bring 'stock car back to NASCAR' ready to take to Daytona track
•More than two-year development process included work by Ford design center, computational fluid dynamics, wind tunnel work, body stamping and finally, on-track testing
•2013 NASCAR Ford Fusion is part of the generation-six launch of NASCAR race cars
•Fusion race teams will try and capture fourth Daytona 500 win in five years
DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 20, 2013 – This weekend, the 'stock car' official...[Read more...]|