Hillary Will Wins; Top Fueler Hillary Will wins the Scott Kalitta Memorial Trophy in Sydney
BLACKTOWN, Australia, (Dec. 28, 2008) -- NHRA Top Fuel star Hillary
Will, the world's fastest female, claimed the inaugural Scott Kalitta
Eliminations postponed for the 2008 U.S.A. v. Australia Top Fuel Showdown
BLACKTOWN, Australia, (Dec. 27, 2008) -- NHRA Top Fuel star Hillary
Will, the world's fastest female, qualified her 8,000-horsepower
dragster in the No. 3 (5.013 seconds,...
Top Fueler Hillary Will qualifies No. 3 for eliminations of the 2008
U.S.A. v. Australia Top Fuel Showdown
BLACKTOWN, Australia, (Dec. 26, 2008) -- NHRA Top Fuel star Hillary
Will, the world's fastest female, qualified her ...
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...
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
Motorcycling Australia (MA) confirms that a formal ...
Special Edition - Christmas Recipe
Team JEGS chef Nicky Morse -- brings his unique recipes to NHRA fans each
race with a new installment of "Quarter-mile Cuisine." Morse takes
readers step-by-step through many of his award-winning recipes, the...
PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE RIDER MATT SMITH JOINS DSR FOR 2009
BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Dec. 18, 2008) - Don Schumacher confirmed today that
Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Matt Smith will join Don Schumacher Racing to
ride a DSR TL-1000 Suzuki sponsored by Nitro...
LARRY DIXON WILL DRIVE ALAN JOHNSON AL-ANABI RACING TOP FUEL DRAGSTER;
Top Fuel Crew Chief Also Announced
SANTA MARIA, Calif. -- Larry Dixon has been named the driver of the
Alan Johnson Al-Anabi Racing Top Fuel Dragster effective ...
NHRA Top Fueler Hillary Will to vie for the Scott Kalitta Memorial Trophy
YPSILANTI, Mich., (Dec. 18, 2008) -- NHRA Top Fuel star Hillary Will,
the world's fastest female, along with a crew of mechanics led by
venerable crew chief...
VETERAN CREW CHIEF PICKS BROWNSBURG FOR
NEW NHRA TOP FUEL TEAM
BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Dec. 18, 2008) -- Veteran NHRA Top Fuel crew chief
Alan Johnson announced today that Alan Johnson Al-Anabi Motorsports will
locate its team headquarters in ...
MODIFICATIONS TO ADELAIDE PARKLANDS STREET CIRCUIT FOR 2009 CLIPSAL 500
The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) and the South Australian
Motor Sport Board (SAMSB) have today announced changes to the Adelaide
Parklands street circuit...
No rest for the champ, but he wouldn't want it any other way
DELAWARE, Ohio (Dec. 16) -- Streaking down the toughest bobsled course in
the world, pulling 9.3 Gs with the U.S. Thunderbirds, touring one the
most secure military installations in...
WHINCUP CAPS STELLAR SEASON AT AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT AWARDS
Team Vodafone driver Jamie Whincup has capped one of the biggest weeks of
his life by accepting the Australian Touring Car Championship trophy in his
home city at the Australian ...
REIGNING CHAMPIONS SET TO CHALLENGE IN 2009
With nine weeks remaining before the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12 Hour Showroom
Enduro, the reigning champions have announced they will contest for
back-to-back victories come February.
Rod Salmon and...
ANDREW PAPADOPOULOS ELECTED NEW CAMS PRESIDENT
The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport can confirm that Andrew
Papadopoulos has been elected to the position of President for a term of two
years, effective 1 January 2009.
DON PRUDHOMME RACING NAMES SPENCER MASSEY AS DRIVER OF THE 2009 U.S.
SMOKELESS TOBACCO COMPANY DRAGSTER
VISTA, Calif. (December 11, 2008) -- Don Prudhomme Racing
announced today that Spencer Massey has been selected as driver of the
VISTA, Calif. (December 11, 2008) -- Don Prudhomme Racing
announced today that driver Larry Dixon has bought out the remainder
of his employment contract from Don Prudhomme Racing, effective
NO LUCK FOR ROLLINSON AT GRAND FINALE
A jammed gearbox in qualifying, being taken out by a hit from behind in
Race One, and a wrong gamble on tyres for a wet Race Two meant a
frustrating weekend for Kiwi driver Gene Rollinson in the final round...
FORMER BATHURST 1000 WINNER TO RETURN FOR 2009 RACE AROUND THE CLOCK
With just over seven weeks before entries close for the 2009 WPS Bathurst 12
Hour Showroom Enduro, Event organisers are enjoying large interest with 37
entries currently ...
NHRA TOP FUEL CHAMP TONY SCHUMACHER NAMED 2008 DRIVER OF THE YEAR
GLENDORA, Calif. -- NHRA POWERade Series Top Fuel world champion
Tony Schumacher has been named the 2008 DRIVER OF THE YEAR, it was
announced today by Barry Schmoyer, president of...
NHRA'S TONY SCHUMACHER WINS DRIVER OF THE YEAR AWARD
American Auto Racing's Original Driving Award
SARASOTA, Fla., December 9 - In a year filled with great driving
performances, U.S. Army NHRA Top Fuel driver Tony Schumacher has been voted ...
Enders lands a full-time ride with Cunningham Motorsports
HOUSTON (Dec. 8) -- Popular Pro Stock racer Erica Enders will compete full time in the 2009 Full Throttle Drag Racing Series behind the wheel of Jim and Gloria Cunningham's Mastercam Ford...
TRIMBLE SECURES SERIES TOP TEN AFTER CHALLENGING FINAL ROUND
Global Jet International V8 Supercar driver Michael Trimble has finished
inside the top ten in the 2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series despite a
challenging round at Sydney's Oran Park...
Coughlin masters playoff system, earns second straight title
DELAWARE, Ohio (Dec. 8) -- Two years ago the NHRA implemented a playoff
system to decide its champions. Two years later, one driver has mastered
the format with back-to-back POWERade...
CAPPS TO RACE IN ALL-STARS KARTING CLASSIC FOR THIRD STRAIGHT YEAR
CARLSBAD, Calif. (Dec. 8, 2008) - For the third straight year, NAPA AUTO
PARTS Dodge Funny Car driver Ron Capps will be competing in the All-Stars
Karting Classic during the ...
ANTRON BROWN TO TEAM WITH MARCO ANDRETTI AND WILL POWER
AT PRI ALL-STARS KARTING CLASSIC
ORLANDO (Dec. 8, 2008) -- NHRA star Antron Brown will trade in his
300-mph Matco Tools Top Fuel dragster and try his racing skills on a road
course when he...
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED FOR MCNALLY AT ORAN PARK
Mark McNally scored his best round result of the year in the Fujitsu V8
Supercars at Oran Park this weekend and achieved his goal of finishing in
the top ten of the series.
After qualifying 7th on...
ASSAILLIT MISSES TOP-10 AT ORAN PARK
Fujitsu Racing's Damian Assaillit has finished the final round of the
Fujitsu Series at Oran Park in 12th place overall.
It also earned the Sunshine Coast racer 12th place in the final ...
Novocastrian Motorsport's Drew Russell has finished the Fujitsu V8
Supercar Series with one of his best ever finishes in the category,
fighting hard for a top ten finish in the final race of the 2008 season
and finishing the weekend in 12th place...
MCNALLY FIGHTS HIS WAY TO FUJITSU V8 6TH PLACE
In one of his best performances to date Mark McNally caught, fought and
beat some tough rivals as he marched to 6th place in the opening Fujitsu
V8 Supercar race at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway ...
SEVENTH HEAVEN FOR MCNALLY IN FUJITSU QUALIFYING
Mark McNally has pulled off an impressive qualifying session to be
seventh fastest for the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at
Sydney's Oran Park Raceway today.
After two solid ...
MCNALLY ON TRACK FOR ORAN PARK GRAND FINALE'
Mark McNally hit the track today for the first two practice sessions of
the final round of the Fujitsu V8 Supercar Series at Sydney's Oran
The event also marks the final race meeting...
NHRA/GM Racers Return From Kuwait, Germany Following USO-Sponsored Morale
Tour With American Troops
RAMSTEIN AB, Germany, Dec. 4, 2008 - A group of goodwill ambassadors
representing the National Hot Rod Association and General Motors is back
3B RACING ACQUIRES MATCO TOOLS RACING TOP FUEL TEAM
Antron Brown and Lee Beard will continue to lead
championship-contending NHRA race team
BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Dec. 3, 2008) -- 3B Racing (owned by Tim Buckley)
and David Powers Motorsports (owned...