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Mon 13 Dec 2010
Audi unveils R18 prototype, plans DTM future carHeadline

Audi unveils R18 prototype, plans DTM future car

Audi AG showed off their new sportscar prototype contender, the Audi R18 TDI, at the Audi Sportpark in Ingolstadt, Germany today. The new closed coupe will be the car they hope will allow them to score their tenth victory at the 24 Hours of Le ...

Sun 28 Nov 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Gentleman JimmieHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Gentleman Jimmie

Ingram's Flat Spot On Gentleman Jimmie Wins Again by Jonathan Ingram Top Ten reflections on Jimmie Johnson's fifth straight Sprint Cup championship aboard the Lowe's Chevy of Hendrick Motorsports. Championship victory lane: NASCAR ...

Tue 23 Nov 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Hamlin's not sitting prettyHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Hamlin's not sitting pretty

Ingram's Flat Spot On Hamlin's Not Sitting Pretty by Jonathan Ingram One more hotly contested motor racing championship to go. And what could be more NASCAR-like than a title decided in a sleepy little burg known as ...

Fri 12 Nov 2010
Keselowski earns his and Penske's first title in TexasHeadline

Keselowski earns his and Penske's first title in Texas

Brad Keselowski secures NASCAR Nationwide Series Championship title at Texas Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 22 Penske Discount Tire Dodge Charger, secured the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship Saturday by finishing third in the O'Reilly...

Sat 06 Nov 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Texas 'three-step' on tapHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Texas 'three-step' on tap

Ingram's Flat Spot On Texas 'Three-Step' On Tap by Jonathan Ingram The Talladega track that inspires hope and dread among championship contenders is in the rearview mirror -- much like the last-lap accident of A.J. Allmendinger that ended...

Sun 31 Oct 2010
Tribute to a classic gentleman - Hugh HaydenHeadline

Tribute to a classic gentleman - Hugh Hayden

It is with sadness that we at Motorsport.com have to report the loss of a very fine gentleman who will be missed in the endurance racing paddock. Sebah Racing team principal, and founder of Sebah Automotive, Hugh Hayden died on Saturday, October...

Sat 30 Oct 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Short tracks loom largeHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Short tracks loom large

Ingram's Flat Spot On Short Tracks Loom Large by Jonathan Ingram There was a time when every race weekend in NASCAR's premier series had enough story lines to compose a saga, each driver's career was like a novel in progress -- including those...

Fri 22 Oct 2010
Kahne receives early walking papers from PettyHeadline

Kahne receives early walking papers from Petty

Kasey Kahne, driver of the No. 9 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford, is out of his ride before the 2010 season ends. A short press release from Petty's team simply stated that "Kasey Kahne has been released from his driving duties with Richard Petty...

Tue 12 Oct 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Johnson back on home turfHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Johnson back on home turf

Ingram's Flat Spot On Johnson Back On Home Turf by Jonathan Ingram If fans, participants and media were expecting Dale Earnhardt Jr. to be involved in the fourth round of this year's Chase as a contender for a victory and the Sprint Cup, would...

Sat 02 Oct 2010
Davidson leads Peugeot assault on Petit poleHeadline

Davidson leads Peugeot assault on Petit pole

Anthony Davidson spearheaded a Peugeot attack for the Petit Le Mans pole position, leading a front-row lock from the French works team for tomorrow's American Le Mans Series race. ...

Sat 18 Sep 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Harvick headed for title?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Harvick headed for title?

Ingram's Flat Spot On Harvick Headed For Title? by Jonathan Ingram This year's Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup boils down to four guys with the most momentum. Of those four, I like Kevin Harvick's chances. He's evolved as a driver and above...

Fri 10 Sep 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Atlanta's high banks get trimmedHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Atlanta's high banks get trimmed

Ingram's Flat Spot On Atlanta's High Banks Get Trimmed by Jonathan Ingram This year's Labor Day weekend race at the Atlanta Motor Speedway predictably produced another belly-to-the-ground, flat-out scramble that would have made Fireball...

Mon 30 Aug 2010
Said wins at Montreal in dramatic fashionHeadline

Said wins at Montreal in dramatic fashion

Boris Said waited a long time for his first NASCAR Nationwide Series win and had to work overtime to finally get it at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in Montreal, QC on Sunday. Boris Said. Photo by Eric Gilbert. Said took the lead from ...

Fri 27 Aug 2010
Drayson Racing nabs Road America win on final lapHeadline

Drayson Racing nabs Road America win on final lap

Drayson Racing's Jonny Cocker stole the LMP victory out of the hands of Klaus Graf in the penultimate corner at Road America today at the seventh round of the American Le Mans Series, in one of the greatest ALMS victories of recent ...

Sun 22 Aug 2010
2011 will see ten events and long Spring breakHeadline

2011 will see ten events and long Spring break

The American Le Mans Series president and CEO Scott Atherton announced today at Road America that the series schedule would expand from 9 races to 10 in 2011. "This is the earliest we have ever released the schedule," he said. "We decided for our...

Sat 21 Aug 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: NASCAR reloads the scheduleHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: NASCAR reloads the schedule

Ingram's Flat Spot On NASCAR Reloads The Schedule by Jonathan Ingram What does the officially announced 2011 schedule say about the state of play in the NASCAR Sprint Cup? NASCAR Sprint Cup Series signage. Photo by Eric ...

Tue 17 Aug 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Ganassi's hat trickHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Ganassi's hat trick

Ingram's Flat Spot On Ganassi's Scores Hat Trick, Again by Jonathan Ingram A Tasmanian triple and a "Chiple" inevitably caught the eye this weekend in U.S. motor racing, in addition to another dramatic crash, this one in the American Le Mans...

Tue 10 Aug 2010
Dyson hangs on for hard-fought Mid-Ohio winHeadline

Dyson hangs on for hard-fought Mid-Ohio win

Chris Dyson survived a late-race challenge from Simon Pagenaud to take a 0.506-second victory in Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge in the Dyson Racing Lola B09/86 Mazda. It was the team's first American Le Mans Series victory with the new Lola-Mazda...

Tue 27 Jul 2010
Graf, Pickett take first overall win at Lime RockHeadline

Graf, Pickett take first overall win at Lime Rock

Klaus Graf, driving the Team CytoSport Porsche RS Spyder, resisted late attacks from Highcroft Racing's David Brabham and managed a late stop-and-go penalty to take, together with co-driver/owner Greg Pickett, the team's first overall victory in...

Sat 24 Jul 2010
Brabham holds off Graf for Lime Rock poleHeadline

Brabham holds off Graf for Lime Rock pole

David Brabham scored his second Lime Rock pole on the wet Connecticut track today, and his 13th in the American Le Mans Series. However, it turned out to be far from easy as the Highcroft HPD driver had to hold off the repeated assaults of Klaus...

Sun 27 Jun 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Ambrose's AgonyHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Ambrose's Agony

Ingram's Flat Spot On Ambrose's Agony by Jonathan Ingram Pity the poor Marcos Ambrose. No matter how one chooses to describe it, losing the lead under the final caution in the Sprint Cup race at the Infineon Raceway is likely to follow him...

Wed 23 Jun 2010
Johnson wins on Sonoma's road courseHeadline

Johnson wins on Sonoma's road course

Jimmie Johnson can finally check a road course win off of his impressive list of accomplishments in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. A miscue under caution by Marcos Ambrose opened the door for Johnson to claim the checkered flag in the Toyota/Save...

Sun 20 Jun 2010
JJ Lehto injured in boating accidentHeadline

JJ Lehto injured in boating accident

Former Formula One driver, 2004 American Le Mans Series champion and two-time Le Mans 24 hour winner JJ Lehto was injured in a boating accident in southern Finland early Friday morning, in a crash that resulted in the death of another ...

Edwards crushes field at Road AmericaHeadline

Edwards crushes field at Road America

Although NASCAR does not race with different classes of cars on track at the same time, there were unofficially two classes at Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series event at Road America -- Carl Edwards and everybody else. Carl ...

Sat 19 Jun 2010
Kahne beats out Johnson for pole in SonomaHeadline

Kahne beats out Johnson for pole in Sonoma

Kasey Kahne is ready to defend his 2009 race victory at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. The Richard Petty Racing driver is one of the multiple winners in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series to notch a victory on a road course and today, Kahne placed...

Nationwide Series rocks Road AmericaHeadline

Nationwide Series rocks Road America

While NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is off in Wine Country in Sonoma, Calif., the Nationwide Series is in hallowed "Cheese Country" of Elkhart Lake, Wis. this weekend. On August 12, 1956, The green flag waves for the first NASCAR race run at...

Sun 13 Jun 2010
Kurt Busch continues hot streak with Michigan poleHeadline

Kurt Busch continues hot streak with Michigan pole

Kurt Busch knew that he had a good car for the race and was happy to see that it was pretty good in qualifying too. Busch won the pole for Sunday's Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 at Michigan International Speedway when he put down a fast lap...

Fri 11 Jun 2010
ILMC will spread Le Mans magic around the worldHeadline

ILMC will spread Le Mans magic around the world

In a press conference at the Museum of the 24 Hours in Le Mans the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) announced their plans to bring the Le Mans magic to most continents around the world. By creating the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC), a new ...

Thu 10 Jun 2010
Rules guidelines issued for Le Mans 2011Headline

Rules guidelines issued for Le Mans 2011

Another step has been taken to clarify the long-awaited rules for the 24 Hours of Le Mans and its associated series in 2011. The focus was on regulations for hybrid entries, which will be brought into compliance with fuel-powered cars by limiting...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Panoz pushing pace againHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Panoz pushing pace again

Ingram's Flat Spot On Panoz Pushing Pace Again by Jonathan Ingram Long before the Audi versus Peugeot contretemps became the backbone of endurance racing, it was suggested that Don Panoz saved the Le Mans 24-hour. Since the suggestion came...

Wed 09 Jun 2010
Hamlin paces the field to Pocono victoryHeadline

Hamlin paces the field to Pocono victory

Denny Hamlin's success at Pocono Raceway is bordering on the ridiculous. Hamlin passed Sam Hornish Jr. for the lead with 12 laps to go and then held off the pack in a green-white-checkered finish to win the Gillette Fusion ProGlide 500 at Pocono...

Sun 06 Jun 2010
Kyle Busch lands pole in PoconoHeadline

Kyle Busch lands pole in Pocono

The Busch brothers are looking forward to keeping the magic alive at Pocono. Kyle and Kurt Busch have both been on tremendous hot streaks lately and both scored top five starting positions for Sunday's Gillette ProGlide 500 at Pocono ...

Wed 02 Jun 2010
Busch doubles down at Charlotte, wins the 600Headline

Busch doubles down at Charlotte, wins the 600

Kurt Busch made the best of his time at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch took the lead for the first time just 11 laps into the race and led a race-high 252 laps on his way to winning the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday. The win comes on the heels of...

Sat 29 May 2010
Newman rockets to Charlotte poleHeadline

Newman rockets to Charlotte pole

Ryan Newman took a new road to an old result in qualifying at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Thursday. Newman used a unique high line around the 1.5 mile circuit and put in the fastest lap of 187.546 miles per hour to claim the pole for ...

Sat 15 May 2010
Hamlin soars to the Darlington victoryHeadline

Hamlin soars to the Darlington victory

Denny Hamlin is very well aware of the history of Darlington Speedway. This weekend, he made a little of his own. Hamlin edged teammate Kyle Busch on a restart with 20 laps to go and held on for the win in the SHOWTIME Southern 500 here on ...

Sat 17 Apr 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: IndyCar looking up down SouthHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: IndyCar looking up down South

Ingram's Flat Spot On IndyCar Looking Up Down South by Jonathan Ingram It's been an average motor racing week. All hell is breaking loose in every direction. So here's my top ten takes on the breaking news. 1. IndyCar Draws Big Crowd In ...