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Wed 19 Nov 2008
Sun 03 Feb 2008
Colin McRae reported dead in helicopter crashHeadline

Colin McRae reported dead in helicopter crash

Colin McRae (39) and his son Johnny (5) have been reported dead in a helicopter crash near the McRae home in Lanarkshire, Scotland, shortly after 4 PM local time. The helicopter burst into flames on contact, though, making identification ...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
Rossi, Loeb: Seekers in the thrall of the F1 thrillHeadline

Rossi, Loeb: Seekers in the thrall of the F1 thrill

The funny thing is, Valentino Rossi was never particularly a Ferrari fan. As he wrote in his 2005 autobiography, "What If I Had Never Tried It," the Italian motorcycle racer who has won world championships at 125cc, 250cc, 500cc and five times in...

Thu 13 Nov 2008
55th Macau GP promises to live up to the pastHeadline
F3

55th Macau GP promises to live up to the past

Although we're on the 55th running of the Macau Grand Prix its history as the Blue Ribbon event for the F3 category only begins in 1983, though as the winner that year was one Ayrton Senna, it was quite a beginning. Suffice it to say that over...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
France's successful past at Le MansHeadline

France's successful past at Le Mans

There are no fewer than 13 entrants under the French banner at this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, making up one of the strongest French challenges for all-out victory at the Circuit de La Sarthe. French teams have had their share of success at Le...

Tue 01 Apr 2008
Leslie and Lloyd killed in plane crashHeadline

Leslie and Lloyd killed in plane crash

Veteran racer David Leslie and Apex Motorsport team principal Richard Lloyd died Sunday in a plane crash in Kent, England. The two, along with team member Christopher Allarton and two pilots, were en route to Nogaro, France for Monday's FIA GT3 ...

Thu 24 Jan 2008
World's best flock to Daytona for 24-HourHeadline

World's best flock to Daytona for 24-Hour

Each year, the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series kicks off its season at the "World Center of Racing", Daytona International Speedway. The 46th annual Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona also ignites the global racing scene, with world-class drivers from ...

Thu 10 Jan 2008
IRL: Stephan Gregoire - The American FriendHeadline

IRL: Stephan Gregoire - The American Friend

Let's keep this between ourselves STEPHAN GREGOIRE: THE AMERICAN FRIEND By Christian Courtel (Auto Hebdo magazine, France) Stephan took his Rookie Test at Indy alongside Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet Unlike Sebastien Bourdais, who has ...

Sun 07 Dec 2008
Cytosport, Pickett living the Le Mans dreamHeadline

Cytosport, Pickett living the Le Mans dream

The 76th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans marks a historic first for Greg Pickett and his Team Cytosport organization. The California-based team has made the trip across the Atlantic for their first twice-around-the-clock French marathon. But...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
Steven Guerrero improves, but remains in comaHeadline
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Steven Guerrero improves, but remains in coma

After two weeks in intensive care, Colombian Formula 3 driver Steven Guerrero's condition has stabilized. The young driver no longer needs to be connected to life support equipment, and has now been moved out of the intensive care unit at Clinica...

Wed 02 Jan 2008
Romano's 2007 Auld Lang Syne

Romano's 2007 Auld Lang Syne

For Auld Lang Syne. By: Chris Romano With the motors silent for a while it's time to reflect on those in the sport we lost this past year. Cancer was particularly virulent in 2007, claiming NASCAR Craftsman Truck champ and Nextel Cup winner ...

Sun 02 Mar 2008
MOTO-ST: Richie Morris Racing sign Tripp Nobles

MOTO-ST: Richie Morris Racing sign Tripp Nobles

Richie Morris Racing to Boast the Talents of Tripp Nobles in the 2008 SunTrust MOTO-ST Series DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Well-known rider Tripp Nobles has joined Richie Morris Racing to contest the BMW GrandSport Twins Class in this year's SunTrust...

Thu 07 Feb 2008
Corsa Motorsports partners with Alabama Motorsports Park

Corsa Motorsports partners with Alabama Motorsports Park

ALABAMA MOTORSPORTS PARK AND CORSA MOTORSPORTS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP FOR ALMS Project Officials Expect National Exposure with ALMS Team Association MOBILE, AL -- Alabama Motorsports Park, A Dale Earnhardt Jr. Speedway is pleased to announce...

Thu 07 Aug 2008
USA prepared for fourth season of competitionHeadline

USA prepared for fourth season of competition

READY FOR THE WORLD When the concept of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport first emerged on the racing scene four years ago, rumors swirled about who would take the helm of Team USA. Names of American open-wheel racing legends like Penske, Ganassi,...

Tue 15 Jan 2008
The success of the Chili Bowl NationalsHeadline

The success of the Chili Bowl Nationals

Every racing series has their star driver, but true all-star drivers shine in every form of racing. Those are the drivers who continue to visit the Chili Bowl year after year. Damion Gardner captured the coveted Golden Driller trophy by...

Sun 20 Jan 2008
Eric Garland memorial tribute

Eric Garland memorial tribute

In Memory of Eric Garland a True Karter Written by: Bruce C. Walls WASHINGTON, NJ-According to his father there was a special twinkle in Eric Garland's eyes the first time he saw a go-kart. That was in 1980. In a few years karting would reach...

Sun 14 Dec 2008
Dyson joins forces with Mazda for 2009 P2 contestHeadline

Dyson joins forces with Mazda for 2009 P2 contest

Two of the most prominent names in American road racing will team up for a bid on the LM P2 championship. Dyson Racing made it official Thursday, confirming the highly speculated rumors that it will campaign two Mazda MZR-R-powered Lola B08/86 ...

Wed 30 Jan 2008
Bell Motosports launches GT1 program

Bell Motosports launches GT1 program

BELL MOTORSPORTS LAUNCHES GT1 EFFORT WITH ASTON MARTIN DBR9 FOR 2008 SEASON SEBRING, FL (January 28, 2008) - Jim Bell, one of the elite names in the history of sports car racing, announced today a shared venture with prominent businessman...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
Fri 01 Aug 2008
Esteban Gutierrez: Monster Mash from MexicoHeadline

Esteban Gutierrez: Monster Mash from Mexico

Esteban Gutierrez: Monster Mash from Mexico Shooting's loss was motor racing's gain, as in Jackie Stewart. Rowing's loss was motor racing's gain, as in Graham Hill. Now, all indications are basketball's loss will be the next great motor racing...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
Andrew Papadopoulos elected new CAMS President

Andrew Papadopoulos elected new CAMS President

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. Papadopoulos...

Wed 02 Jan 2008
TRG aims for Daytona 24 hours GT victoryHeadline

TRG aims for Daytona 24 hours GT victory

TRG will be well-equipped heading into next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. The Kevin Buckler-led team revealed its seven-car GT attack Friday, featuring a diverse lineup that includes four Porsche factory drivers as well as a mix of veteran...

Tue 16 Sep 2008
Joe Pendergast passed away September 14

Joe Pendergast passed away September 14

Very Sad News Monday, September 15, 2008 It is with a heavy heart I must convey that my father, Joseph Pendergast, passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 12:45 PM at 69 years of age. Joe succumbed to complications from pneumonia, which...

Mon 23 Jun 2008
Scott Kalitta dies in fiery crashHeadline

Scott Kalitta dies in fiery crash

Funny Car racer Scott Kalitta died on Saturday, June 21, in Englishtown, New Jersey, when his Toyota Solara funny car's engine exploded while making a qualifying attempt at the Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, the site of his first career race in...

Sat 24 May 2008
Anderson Little 500 starting lineup

Anderson Little 500 starting lineup

STARTING LINEUP 60th PAY LESS "LITTLE 500" SPRINT CAR RACE ANDERSON SPEEDWAY - ANDERSON, INDIANA Row 1: 22 DOUG HEVERON/Jensen Beach, FL Heckman Motorsports/Case Contracting - ND Tech Shock Dynos/Hurricane/Chevy 19 JIMMY...

Tue 29 Jan 2008
Cytosport teams with Charouz, enters Le MansHeadline

Cytosport teams with Charouz, enters Le Mans

After a successful debut season in the American Le Mans Series, Team Cytosport has announced that will compete in select rounds of the European-based Le Mans Series, all leading up to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, entry permitting. The Greg Pickett-led...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
FF: Austin Harris to race with guru Bob East

FF: Austin Harris to race with guru Bob East

AUSTON HARRIS TO RACE IN USAC WITH BOB EAST Auston Harris, the 17 year old from Hayward, California, has been signed by driver development guru Bob East to participate in 3 races in a USAC Ford Focus Midget. Harris is scheduled to race on May...

Fri 11 Jan 2008
Pruett landed overall fast time at Daytona Test DaysHeadline

Pruett landed overall fast time at Daytona Test Days

The annual Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series offical Daytona Test Days concluded on Sunday with a familiar face on top of the time sheets. While some teams were trying to set an early mark for 2008, others were coming to grips of new developments...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Baja 1000: Contingency news

Baja 1000: Contingency news

Nearly US$500,000 posted from Contingency Donors For November's 41st annual Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 General Tire posts SCORE race-record $170,000; Volkswagen of America offering $14,000 regular & $5,000 bonus as over 60 companies post contingency...

Tue 16 Sep 2008
Pro Mod racer Steve Engel dies of injuries

Pro Mod racer Steve Engel dies of injuries

Engel dies suddenly at Indianapolis hospital INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 15 ) -- After showing significant signs of improvement in the past week, Pro Modified racer Steve Engel died suddenly at 5 p.m. Sunday at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Thu 13 Nov 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: What's not to like?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: What's not to like?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram What's Not To Like? Clean cut. Rough edges long gone, without much sanding required. Occasionally gets angry, but usually at himself. Speaks in full sentences. Has made a couple of bonehead moves at Talladega,...

Sat 07 Jun 2008
The history behind Le MansHeadline

The history behind Le Mans

The estimated 260,000 spectators will once again make their annual pilgrimage the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and the ramshackle canvas shanty towns will spring up to house the vast majority of them. The city's own population of around 150,000 will be...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
Derek Bell returns to the driver's seatHeadline

Derek Bell returns to the driver's seat

After getting seat time in a Daytona Prototype at the Daytona Test Days earlier this month, racing legend Derek Bell has now confirmed that he will race in this year's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. The three-time winner will share the No. 12 RVO ...

Mon 31 Mar 2008
OSS: Dave Scott Racing Biloxi preview

OSS: Dave Scott Racing Biloxi preview

Biloxi, Miss. (March 31, 2008) It's that time of year again and the 2007 National Champions - the Bud Light Offshore Race Team - are in action with a brand new look and sponsor for 2008. Dave Scott's Offshore Powerboat team will shed the Bud ...

Sat 01 Nov 2008
World Finals Friday results 2008-10-31
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World Finals Friday results 2008-10-31

Tatnell Wins Opener of VAULT World Finals: Schatz Clinches Third Consecutive Title Concord, NC-- October 31, 2008--The last time that Brooke Tatnell was leading an Advance Auto Parts World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series event with the cameras...

Fri 27 Jun 2008
DC's the Aftermath of the Mid-Ohio ContestHeadline

DC's the Aftermath of the Mid-Ohio Contest

POST MID-O "Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?" - George Carlin (1937-2008) Such must've been especially true Saturday for Rolex Series drivers at Mid-O -...