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Tue 30 Dec 2008
BFGoodrich preview

BFGoodrich preview

A new challenge for BFGoodrich: Ninth Dakar win The Dakar epitomises the spirit of adventure, dynamism, passion, effort and courage which are all values that BFGoodrich shares. Since its creation in 1870, the brand boasts a long tradition of ...

Eurosport coverage of 2009 Dakar

Eurosport coverage of 2009 Dakar

Daily LIVE coverage on Eurosport The Dakar rally takes to the tracks of Argentina and Chile from January 3-18, leaving Africa for the first time in its history. Eurosport, long- time partner of the Dakar, follows the legendary off-road race on...

Rally PanAm picks up Double Diamond sponsorship

Rally PanAm picks up Double Diamond sponsorship

Double Diamond Athletic Club joins Rally PanAm as the team's Primary Sponsor. America's premier motorcycle rally team has joined with Double Diamond Athletic Club of Reno, Nevada to compete in the Dakar Rally. Double Diamond Athletic Club is an...

VW Jetta: Liam Kenney news 2008-12-24

VW Jetta: Liam Kenney news 2008-12-24

Kenney On Pace in Star Mazda Test Debut Sterling, Virginia (December 23, 2008) -- Virginia's Liam Kenney wrapped up his 2008 on-track activities last week with a maiden two-day test outing behind the wheel of a 240bhp Star Mazda race car. The...

Jeg Coughlin Jr bobsled news 2008-12-24

Jeg Coughlin Jr bobsled news 2008-12-24

Coughlin ready for second chance at Lake Placid bobsled course DELAWARE, Ohio (Dec. 24) -- Fresh off his second straight and fifth overall world championship, Pro Stock drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. is ready to trade in his 1,500-horsepower...

Eddie Sharp Racing Daytona test notes 2008-12-23

Eddie Sharp Racing Daytona test notes 2008-12-23

ESR Introduces Three Strong Rookies DENVER, N.C. (December 23, 2008) -- This past weekend, Eddie Sharp Racing traveled to Daytona International Speedway for the first test session to prep drivers and teams for the upcoming 2009 ARCA ...

Slim chancesHeadline
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Slim chances

From Mexico to Middle East, the rush is on to resurrect Honda's F1 team in private hands. At stake is state of the art facility incorporating two wind tunnels, world renown and multiple-championship winning team leader, and a driver line-up which...

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-24

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-24

NAIAS Crowds to Be Introduced to Four More Debuts The list of product debuts continues to grow for the 2009 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) as the world's auto manufacturers and more than 6,000 international journalists are set to...

2009 NASCAR Grand West Series schedule

2009 NASCAR Grand West Series schedule

<pre> 2009 NASCAR CAMPING WORLD SERIES WEST SCHEDULE Date Track(Length) Location Sat., March 14 Thunder Hill Raceway(.375-Mile) Kyle, Texas Sat., April 4 All...

West Series announces 2009 schedule

West Series announces 2009 schedule

NASCAR Camping World Series West 2009 Schedule Announced *Portland, Madera, And Second Race At Iowa Join Lineup * 56th Season Features 13 Races From March To September * Three Road Course Races On Tap For 2009 DAYTONA BEACH,...

2009 NASCAR Grand East Series schedule

2009 NASCAR Grand East Series schedule

<pre> 2009 NASCAR CAMPING WORLD SERIES EAST SCHEDULE Date Track (Length) Location Sat., April 11 Greenville-Pickens Speedway (.5-Mile) Greenville, S.C. Sat., April 25 ...

East Series announces 2009 schedule

East Series announces 2009 schedule

NASCAR Camping World Series East 2009 Schedule Announced *Season Will Open April 11 At Greenville-Pickens *12 Dates Cover 11 Tracks In Nine States *Third-Annual Combination Event With NCWS West At Iowa In May DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 24,...

TRG announces Daytona24 entries

TRG announces Daytona24 entries

TRG to Field Five Potent Porsche Entries for Rolex 24; Team is looking for third Rolex 24 win Petaluma, CA- When the TRG armada of transporters unloads for the Grand-Am Rolex Series Rolex 24 Hours At Daytona, the numbers will be trumped by...

Toyota shuffles top bosses, stands by F1Headline
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Toyota shuffles top bosses, stands by F1

News that Toyota will name a new president to take office in April might not reach Formula One's radar in normal times. But if you hadn't noticed, these are not normal times. In these scant weeks since Honda abandoned its F1 team, people who might...

MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK

MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK

MA statement regarding the 2009 ASBK Motorcycling Australia's (MA) CEO, David White, would like to release the following statement in regard to the 2009 Australian Superbike Championship: Motorcycling Australia (MA) confirms that a formal ...

Rahal Letterman Racing assumes Americas series management

Rahal Letterman Racing assumes Americas series management

HILLIARD, Ohio -- Continuing to build upon a long and storied racing tradition, Rahal Letterman Racing announces today that the Ohio-based team will assume the management of the Formula BMW Americas series beginning on January 1, 2009. The ...

Series notebook 2008-12-23

Series notebook 2008-12-23

News, Notes & Quotes from the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda 2008 ATLANTIC CHAMPION NIEMELA WEIGHING OPTIONS FOR 2009 Since winning the 2008 Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda...

Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-12-23

Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-12-23

Miller Motorsports Park Receives 2008 World Superbike Organizer Award TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (December 23, 2008) -- Miller Motorsports Park is honored to have been named the recipient of the 2008 World Superbike Organizer Award from the FGS ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-12-23

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-12-23

11 days until the 2009 Dakar Rally in Argentina and Chile; Hotter than Africa: The "Dakar" as professional sport Wolfsburg (23 December 2008). Extreme heat, the toughest tracks and dizzying heights: The Dakar Rally, held between the 3 and 18 ...

Richard Johns 2008 season review

Richard Johns 2008 season review

2008 Season A 'Rollercoaster Ride' For Driver/Racing Engineer Richard Johns LAWRENCEVILLE, GA (December 23, 2008) -- To say it was an unusual year for Richard Johns would be an understatement. "It was a real rollercoaster ride," said Johns, an...

All-Star spotlight - Scott Steckly

All-Star spotlight - Scott Steckly

Steckly Adds Canadian Flavor To NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 22, 2008) -- Scott Steckly, the 2008 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion, has secured a ride for the NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown providing ...

Scott Steckly All-Star preview

Scott Steckly All-Star preview

STECKLY TRADES IN SNOW FOR CALIFORNIA SUN & TOYOTA SPEEDWAY AT IRWINDALE; Steckly to Compete in NASCAR Toyota All Star Showdown in California Milverton, ON, Tuesday December 23, 2008: Scott Steckly had the season in 2008 that most drivers...

Team MER Thunderhill 25H summary

Team MER Thunderhill 25H summary

Team MER Scores BIG With Double Win At NASA 25-Hours of Thunderhill The championship winning Mazda team took ES, E1 and OVERALL victory CRESSON, TX (December 15, 2008) --- Team MER (Motorsport Enterprises Racing) returned to Thunderhill Raceway...

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-22

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-22

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan On the 70th anniversary of Maserati's first Indianapolis 500 win Modena - December 22nd, 2008 - The new Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S sets yet ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-12-22

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-12-22

12 days till the 2009 Dakar Rally in Argentina and Chile The American way of drive: Volkswagen factory driver Mark Miller Wolfsburg (22 December 2008). Team player, multitalented off-road driver and genuine racer: Mark Miller starts the ...

Series names Miller Motorsports Park Organizer of the Year

Series names Miller Motorsports Park Organizer of the Year

HANNSPREE FIM SUPERBIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2008 ORGANIZER OF THE YEAR AWARD Rome, Monday 22 December 2008 - FGSPORT is delighted to announce that the Miller Motorsports Park circuit has been given the "2008 Organizer of the Year Award". The...

Series news 2008-12-22

Series news 2008-12-22

STEADY INCREASE FOR WTCC AUDIENCES The 2008 FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) has reached a new record in TV ratings, according to the recent study published by the German independent Institute IFM. The study showed that an ...

Alexander Sims Barcelona test summary

Alexander Sims Barcelona test summary

SIMS CONCLUDES 2008 WITH SPARKLING FORMULA 3 TEST Formula 3 Euroseries newcomer Alexander Sims concluded a stunning year in fine style at Barcelona in Spain last week by outpacing a number of experienced F3 competitors on his first major test ...

Ron Hornaday Sr dies at 77

Ron Hornaday Sr dies at 77

Ron Hornaday Sr. Passes Away At The Age Of 77 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 22, 2008) -- Ron Hornaday Sr., a two-time NASCAR champion on the West Coast, died Sunday at the age of 77. Hornaday, who won back-to-back championships in NASCAR's...

Ryan Dalziel joins Alegra Motorsports

Ryan Dalziel joins Alegra Motorsports

Dalziel Confirms 2009 Grand-Am Season with Alegra Motorsports Orlando, Florida. (December 22, 2008) -- Scotland's Ryan Dalziel heads into the Christmas period eagerly anticipating the New Year and a brand new challenge in 2009. The 26-year-old...

John Wes Townley Daytona test notes 2008-12-22

John Wes Townley Daytona test notes 2008-12-22

RAB RACING AND TOWNLEY GLEAN VALUABLE DATA FROM DAYTONA TEST [IMAGE]Concord, NC (12/22/08) John Wes Townley and RAB Racing successfully attended the open ARCA RE/MAX Series test this weekend, December 19th and 20th, at Daytona International...

IMSA 40th anniversary - Tom Milner spotlight

IMSA 40th anniversary - Tom Milner spotlight

MILNER AND 40 YEARS OF IMSA As the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) prepares for its 40th season of road-racing, it seems appropriate to spend some time with a member of the American Le Mans Series paddock...

Triad Racing Technologies news 2008-12-22

Triad Racing Technologies news 2008-12-22

Triad Racing Technologies Acquires Triad Racing Development CORNELIUS, N.C. (December 22, 2008) -- Triad Racing Technologies (TRT) announced today that the company will acquire Triad Racing Development, a major supplier of engines, chassis...