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Thu 11 May 2006
Ide loses super licenseHeadline
F1

Ide loses super license

Super Aguri confirmed on May 10th that the Formula One Permanent Bureau has withdrawn Yuji Ide's super license and he will not be able to race in F1 again this season. After an accident at Imola, when he pushed the MF1 of Christijan Albers into a...

Sat 20 May 2006
Martin's rap anthem to debut at All-Star weekend

Martin's rap anthem to debut at All-Star weekend

MARK MARTIN RAP ANTHEM SET TO DEBUT ALL-STAR WEEKEND Concord, N.C. (May 19, 2006) - When it comes to musical taste, not many people know that Mark Martin, driver of the No. 6 AAA Ford Fusion, is a big fan of rap music. Yes, that's right, rap....

Sat 28 Oct 2006
Banshie Studios: The art of drag racingHeadline

Banshie Studios: The art of drag racing

Located outside our nation's capital, just a mile or two outside the Capital beltway, there's a small shop known only by its reputation and name; Banshie Studios. The shop isn't known by its location and that's by design. Lost among the half dozen...

Sun 02 Jul 2006
Daniel McMillin dies in auto accident

Daniel McMillin dies in auto accident

O'Reilly ASCoT Crew Chief McMillin Dies in Auto Accident TULSA, Okla. (July 2, 2006) -- For the second time in the past week, the American Sprint Car Series mourns the loss of a beloved series member as O'Reilly American Sprint Cars...

Tue 03 Jan 2006
Dakar: Face to Face, day one

Dakar: Face to Face, day one

Face to Face December 31, 2005 moto: A repeat performance? NUMBER 1 - GAULOISES KTM Cyril Despres (FRA) The Cyril Despres story is the stuff of dreams. A mechanic six years ago, he now finds himself in the role of title-holder for this 28th...

Sat 25 Feb 2006
Kerry Tharp assigned to manage public relations

Kerry Tharp assigned to manage public relations

KERRY THARP ASSIGNED NASCAR COMPETITION PR ROLE Tharp will transfer from Licensing PR Daytona Beach, Fla. (Feb. 24, 2006) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced today that Kerry Tharp will manage...

Sun 05 Nov 2006
Nicky Hayden: The worker championHeadline

Nicky Hayden: The worker champion

"The worker champion" could be the best way to define Nicky Hayden, the new world champion of the FIM Road Racing World Championship (MotoGP) since last Sunday, when he became the man that put an end to the five-year reign of Valentino Rossi in...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Ducati's Desmosedici GP6 sees the lightHeadline

Ducati's Desmosedici GP6 sees the light

The Ducati Marlboro Team presented today in Madonna di Campiglio their new Desmosedici GP6 with which will be competing this year in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) season. The new Ducati Desmosedici...

Sun 08 Oct 2006
Montoya lands on podium in stock car debutHeadline

Montoya lands on podium in stock car debut

Juan Pablo Montoya's official reunion with Chip Ganassi Racing kicked off at Talladega Superspeedway. Montoya made his first start in a stock car since he left Formula One for the No. 42 Ganassi Dodge in the NASCAR Nextel Cup...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Fast Five questions with Don Enriquez

Fast Five questions with Don Enriquez

"Fast Five" with Don Enriquez California Hot Rod Reunion Honoree still races and loves it BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Sept. 11, 2006) - As the 2006 California Hot Rod Reunion draws near (Oct. 6-8, Bakersfield), Don Enriquez is still thinking ...

1956 Indy 500 RoY Bob Veith passed away

1956 Indy 500 RoY Bob Veith passed away

1956 INDIANAPOLIS 500 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR VEITH DIES AT 81 INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, April 3, 2006 -- Bob Veith, a veteran of 11 Indianapolis 500-Mile Races and the 1956 Rookie of the Year, died March 29 in a Santa Rosa, Calif., hospital. He was ...

Thu 12 Oct 2006
Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuriesHeadline

Mark Porter dies from Barhurst injuries

New Zealand racer Mark Porter died on Sunday, October 8th (Australia) at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney where he had remained in critical condition from injuries sustained in a crash Friday at Mount Panorama circuit in Bathurst, New South...

Wed 08 Mar 2006
Sat 06 May 2006
IRL: Ernie Moody becomes co-owner of Playa Del Racing

IRL: Ernie Moody becomes co-owner of Playa Del Racing

Ernie Moody Joins Ownership Group of Playa Del Racing Will be First Person in History to Compete as an Owner in Both Indianapolis 500 and Kentucky Derby in the Same Year INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Playa Del Racing (PDR) founders Susan Schafer and Gary...

Tue 03 Oct 2006
Schumacher takes points lead with China victoryHeadline
F1

Schumacher takes points lead with China victory

Michael Schumacher took the Formula One drivers' championship points lead for the first time this season with a wet-to-dry victory in the Chinese Grand Prix. The German jumped for joy on the podium, having snatched the win on the Shanghai circuit...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Dixon Jr, Dixon Sr - Snake Racing interview

Dixon Jr, Dixon Sr - Snake Racing interview

LARRY DIXON SR./JR. 2006 NHRA WINTERNATIONALS Q&A VISTA, Calif. (Feb. 6, 2006) -- One of the great distinctions of the motor sports world, and particularly the sport of NHRA drag racing, is the family-oriented nature that has encompassed the ...

Fri 10 Feb 2006
SUPERCROSS: Rider Kevin Crine killed in car accident

SUPERCROSS: Rider Kevin Crine killed in car accident

AMA PRO RACING MOURNS THE LOSS OF KEVIN CRINE PICKERINGTON, Ohio (February 9, 2006) -- AMA Pro Racing lost one of its own on Wednesday morning, Feb. 8, when professional motocross racer Kevin Crine was killed in an auto accident near the tiny ...

Tue 16 May 2006
Hoosier Hundred retrospective

Hoosier Hundred retrospective

The Hoosier Hundred - A Look Back With the resurrection of the Hoosier Hundred, the Track Enterprises staff thought this would be a good time to take a look back at some previous runnings of the Hoosier Hundred to help race fans and competitors...

Sun 02 Jul 2006
Marcus Jadotte heads new Public Affairs team

Marcus Jadotte heads new Public Affairs team

MARCUS JADOTTE TO LEAD NEW NASCAR PUBLIC AFFAIRS TEAM NASCAR Public Relations Senior Manager moves on to new role DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 30, 2006) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced today that Marcus ...

Wed 04 Jan 2006
Schlesser takes first African stage in DakarHeadline

Schlesser takes first African stage in Dakar

Jean-Louis Schlesser powered his Schlesser-Ford buggy to victory in the first stage on the African continent in the 2006 Dakar, eclipsing the factory Mitsubishi and Volkswagen teams. Jean-Louis Schlesser and François Borsotto. Photo by...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Stewart injured at Chili BowlHeadline

Stewart injured at Chili Bowl

Reigning NASCAR Nextel Cup series champion Tony Stewart sustained injuries after flipping his Midget car during the opening laps of Friday night's qualifying Heat 8 for the 20th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals at Tulsa Expo ...

Tue 24 Oct 2006
Massa wins Brazilian GP, Alonso is championHeadline
F1

Massa wins Brazilian GP, Alonso is champion

Ferrari's Felipe Massa became the first Brazilian since Ayrton Senna in 1993 to win his home race when he took the chequered flag at Interlagos for his second victory of the season. Massa led the Brazilian Grand Prix from pole to flag and...

Fri 17 Feb 2006
New IMSA Lites DP02 car is ready to roll

New IMSA Lites DP02 car is ready to roll

PANOZ ELAN'S IMSA LITES CAR IS READY TO ROLL! PURCHASE PRICE AND SEASON'S OPERATING COSTS TO OFFER YOUNG TALENT REAL VALUE FOR MONEY The all-new-for-2006 IMSA Lites sports car race series received a major boost today when Indy-winning racecar ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
WKA: Fittipaldi/Papis form Go-Kart team

WKA: Fittipaldi/Papis form Go-Kart team

EMERSON FITTIPALDI AND MAX PAPIS START GO-KART TEAM FOR YOUNG RACERS A new high profile Kart Racing team has been launched, based in Miami, Florida. This unique approach to young racing car driver development blends a tradition of proven...

Tue 03 Jan 2006
Tulsa Shootout results 2005-12-31

Tulsa Shootout results 2005-12-31

Twenty-Two Drivers Claim Golden Drillers in Tulsa Shootout TULSA, Okla. (December 31, 2005) -- Twenty-two different drivers representing ten different states raced to victory lane in Saturday night's 21st Annual Tulsa Shootout presented ...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Gloria Cars expansion plans for USA

Gloria Cars expansion plans for USA

GLORIA Racing Cars Announces Expansion Plan in the USA MIAMI, February 1, 2006 -- GLORIA racing cars were successfully launched in Italy in 2002 by Enrico Glorioso, the entrepreneur who in 1977 founded Sparco and built it to a $63 million ...

Wed 28 Jun 2006
Conrad Rautenbach Zimbabwe summary

Conrad Rautenbach Zimbabwe summary

Rautenbach romps to home victory Young Zimbabwean Conrad Rautenbach secured victory on his home event this weekend, dominating the FIA African Championship scoring Dunlop Zimbabwe Challenge Rally. 21 year old Conrad, who began his rallying ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Fast Five questions with Hershel Conway

Fast Five questions with Hershel Conway

"Fast Five" with Hershel "Junior" Conway Color the Legendary Painter a California Hot Rod Reunion Honoree BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Sept. 14, 2006) ^S When it comes to color, no one can touch "Junior. The famous auto painter (full name Hershel...

Wed 05 Apr 2006
SCC: Ryan Pilla signs with Team BGB

SCC: Ryan Pilla signs with Team BGB

The Car Doctor, Ryan Pilla, Chief Auto Expert to the Stars, signs with TEAM BGB to drive a Porsche 996 for the 2006 Grand American Road Racing Series Championship. April 4, 2006 East Hampton, New York -- After growing up with a wrench in his...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Fast Five questions with Fred Crow

Fast Five questions with Fred Crow

This is the follow up Fast Five interview with California Hot Rod Reunion Honoree, Fred Crow. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Aug. 15, 2006) -- From racer to safety maven: that's the story of Fred Crow. Like so many others in racing business, Crow started...

Sun 01 Jan 2006
Changes are in the wind in MotoGPHeadline

Changes are in the wind in MotoGP

Just days before Christmas, Yamaha Racing announced that its works MotoGP team would no longer be sponsored by Gauloises in the 2006 season, in spite of the team's existing contract with Altadis, the owner of the Gauloises and Fortuna cigarette ...

Fri 09 Jun 2006
Bobby Jones Racing opens new shop

Bobby Jones Racing opens new shop

New Shop Open and Ready to Race MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Bobby Jones, a veteran in the world of racing, has opened the doors to his 40,000 sq. foot race shop to do what he knows best, race. Currently running 3rd in points with driver TJ Bell in...

Sat 06 May 2006
Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson Passes after Lengthy Illness Denver, N.C. ... Colin Forbes-Robinson, 34, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina passed away Sunday evening, April 30, 2006, at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem. Born on February 28, 1972, Colin...

Fri 27 Oct 2006
Apple Motorsports cease operations

Apple Motorsports cease operations

APPLE MOTORSPORTS SPRINT CAR OPERATIONS CEASE THOMASVILLE, PA - Apple Motorsports Sprint Car team owner Bob Stewart has made the decision after competing Saturday at Lincoln Speedway's Kenny Weld Memorial to cease operations of the famed ...

Tue 12 Sep 2006
Fast Five questions with Barbara Hamilton

Fast Five questions with Barbara Hamilton

"Fast Five" with Barbara Hamilton Grand Marshall of the Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion talks about her racing experiences BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Mar. 15, 2005) ^S Barbara Hamilton was the first woman to receive a license to drive a ...

Sun 01 Jan 2006
DAFs disqualified before Dakar startHeadline

DAFs disqualified before Dakar start

The competition in the 2006 Dakar's truck category thinned out unexpectedly before the start of the event. The organizers disqualified the DAF trucks of the Gauloises de Rooy and Hans Bekx team Sport, both teams credible contenders for the truck...