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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Dempsey's racing dream premieres at Le MansHeadline

Dempsey's racing dream premieres at Le Mans

Hollywood and Le Mans most notably united with Steve McQueen's Le Mans in 1971. The modern day incarnation of an American acting heartthrob going to Le Mans is Patrick Dempsey, though he has not traveled here merely to promote his latest movie or...

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Michael Furfari 2009 season review

Michael Furfari 2009 season review

Michael Furfari, Star Mazda Championship Review When the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear wrapped up at Laguna Seca earlier this month, so did the first season of open-wheel racing for Toronto teenager Michael Furfari. Though he was...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Kimmel Racing - A history

Kimmel Racing - A history

The Building of Kimmel Racing -- The Legacy and the Team CORNELIUS, N.C. (March 26, 2009) -- Frank Kimmel has dominated the ARCA RE/MAX Series for nearly two decades, amassing a list of credentials a mile long. Despite his status among the stock...

Mon 12 Oct 2009
Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

IMSA STATEMENT ON MAZDA RACEWAY GT2 FINISH Following the closing laps and finish of the GT2 race Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, IMSA officials placed Jorg Bergmeister and Jan Magnussen on a two-race probation period for the start of the...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
ALMS confirms class structure change in 2010 Headline

ALMS confirms class structure change in 2010

Confirming rumors that have been speculated for weeks, on Sunday morning the American Le Mans Series announced a class structure change in advance of the 2010 season. The series maintains a four-class structure but has made regulations adjustments...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Volkswagen final report

Volkswagen final report

Volkswagen duo de Villiers/von Zitzewitz - a congenial pairing Wolfsburg (18 January 2009). When two people understand and trust each other blindly, throughout many hours a day, across a period of more than two weeks - the chemistry between them...

Tomi Laine named Team Hammonds crew chief

Tomi Laine named Team Hammonds crew chief

TEAM HAMMONDS HIRES NEW CREW CHIEF FOR 2009 NHRA SEASON (HOLT, Fla., Feb. 3, 2009) - - Tom Hammonds Enterprises, LLC hires legendary European Pro Stocker Tomi Laine as crew chief for the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Series season. "I have known...

Didier Theys hangs up the helmetHeadline

Didier Theys hangs up the helmet

After spending over 30 competitive years behind the wheel of racecars, Didier Theys has decided to call it time on his racing career. The 52-year old announced Monday his retirement as a professional driver, but the likable Belgian will not ...

Steve Kent Racing to run Cagnazzi engines

Steve Kent Racing to run Cagnazzi engines

Brogdon signs to run Cagnazzi power for 2009 (Houston, TX), The Steve Kent owned Pro Stock team and driver Rodger Brogdon today signed with Victor Cagnazzi racing to run Cagnazzi power for the balance of the NHRA 2009 Full Throttle tour. The ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Stefan Moser new Head of Marketing and Comm of VW Motorsport

Stefan Moser new Head of Marketing and Comm of VW Motorsport

Stefan Moser is new Head of Marketing and Communications of Volkswagen Motorsport GmbH Wolfsburg (01 July 2009). Stefan Moser (49) becomes Head of Marketing and Communications at Volkswagen Motorsport effective 1 July 2009. In this role he...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
AMA Team USA Motocross of Nations summary
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AMA Team USA Motocross of Nations summary

American Motorcyclist Association congratulates AMA Team USA on 20th Red Bull FIM Motocross of Nations victory PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- America has once again claimed the top spot at the world's biggest motocross race, winning one of the most ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Motocross: World Championship Brazil summary
FIM

Motocross: World Championship Brazil summary

Parts Unlimited and Thor Motocross 2009 FIM Motocross World Championship Wraps Up in Brazil Thor Riders Philippaerts and Coppins Post Solid Seasons The lengthy FIM Motocross World Championship season drew to a close last weekend with the 15th...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
West Memphis Riverside Int'l Speedway preview

West Memphis Riverside Int'l Speedway preview

World of Outlaws Preview: Riverside International Speedway History abounds at Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Arkansas and the World of Outlaws look to continue to add to the legacy of the historic ¼-mile this weekend. Nearly...

Formula 1 sponsors falling: Bank on itHeadline

Formula 1 sponsors falling: Bank on it

On the heels of a second planned government bailout and the exit of its chief executive officer, Dutch financial services company ING announced Monday that it will end its sponsorship of the Renault Formula One team after this season. A deal...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Schumacher back into Ferrari cockpit for MassaHeadline

Schumacher back into Ferrari cockpit for Massa

Ferrari confirmed today that seven-time world driving champion Michael Schumacher will come out of retirement to complete the Formula One season of Felipe Massa. The Brazilian suffered head injuries in a high-speed crash during qualifying for ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
SE: Shayne Lawson Bradenton summary

SE: Shayne Lawson Bradenton summary

Shayne Lawson Earns A/Fuel License and Qualifies Fifth in First Event BRADENTON, Fla. - Shayne Lawson of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma is back in action for the 2009 racing season. After taking almost a year off to regroup, the former Top Alcohol...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Night scene on Singapore city streetsHeadline

Night scene on Singapore city streets

Singapore 2009 preview Round 14 of the 2009 FIA Formula One World Championship takes place at the Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit. Situated in the heart of downtown Singapore, the tight circuit passes various famous landmarks...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Raikkonen, Latvala confirmed for Rally FinlandHeadline

Raikkonen, Latvala confirmed for Rally Finland

The entry list for Rally Finland, released earlier today, reveals that Formula One star Kimi Raikkonen will be contesting his first World Rally Championship-level rally at one of the WRC's classic events next month. Kimi Raikkonen, ...

Wed 14 Oct 2009
SuperGP entry list

SuperGP entry list

A1GP TEAMS ANNOUNCED AHEAD OF NIKON SUPERGP With the start of the Nikon SuperGP on Thursday October 22nd, it is time for fans to get their flags at the ready with the official team list of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport announced. Nineteen ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Baja 500: Provisional class results

Baja 500: Provisional class results

41st Tecate SCORE Baja 500 Round 3 of five-race 2009 SCORE Desert Series June 4-7 Ensenada, Mexico (432.51 miles) Total Starters: 267 Total Finishers: 195 (73.0 percent) Pro Cars & Trucks SCORE TROPHY-TRUCK (Unlimited Production ...

Wed 18 Nov 2009
ARCA - Speedway style 1980-1989

ARCA - Speedway style 1980-1989

1980-1989: ARCA Racing, Speedway Style TOLEDO, Ohio (November 11, 2009)-The early 1980s brought trying times as the ARCA community pondered how to proceed following the death of founder John Marcum but thanks to a dedicated group of new leaders...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Financial future of A1GP secured

Financial future of A1GP secured

Financial Future of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport Secured London, 25 September.A1GP World Cup of Motorsport will be starting Season Five in just over a month with the Nikon SuperGP on 22 to 25 October and a financial restructuring has been put in...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
RACE: SCCA driver death announced at June Sprints

RACE: SCCA driver death announced at June Sprints

SCCA DRIVER FATALITY; THRASH INVOLVED IN SINGLE-CAR INCIDENT AT ROAD AMERICA NATIONAL ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (June 20, 2009) -- Thomas Thrash Jr., age 48, of Houston, Texas, was pronounced dead late Saturday morning at St. Nicholas ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
SSC: Tommy Bridewell Assen summary
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SSC: Tommy Bridewell Assen summary

ASSEN DISAPPOINTMENT FOR BRIDEWELL British rider Tommy Bridewell's hopes of adding to the points he scored in the opening round of the Superstock 1000 FIM Cup at Valencia earlier in the month were dashed when he finished in a disappointing 20th...