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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...

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 ...

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...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Texas II: Marcos Ambrose preview

Texas II: Marcos Ambrose preview

DOUBLE DUTY BUT DIFFERENT GOALS FOR AMBROSE IN TEXAS Two different teams, two different cars, two different series and two completely different goals -- that's what lies ahead of Australian NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose at Texas Motor Speedway...

Tue 11 Nov 2008
Penske Racing announces a 2009 sponsor

Penske Racing announces a 2009 sponsor

PENSKE RACING ANNOUNCES MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH AUTOMOBILE CLUB OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND AFFILIATES MOORESVILLE, N.C. (November 11, 2008) -- Penske Racing today announced the establishment of a multi-year agreement for its NASCAR Sprint...

Thu 06 Nov 2008
Phoenix II: Kyle Busch preview

Phoenix II: Kyle Busch preview

KYLE BUSCH Hitting on 21? Really? HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 5, 2008) -- When playing the card game blackjack, pretty much everyone knows that the big payout comes when you get to the magic number of 21. So why in the world is Las Vegas native...

Sat 01 Nov 2008
Texas II: Earnhardt Jr - Friday media visit

Texas II: Earnhardt Jr - Friday media visit

DALE EARNHARDT, JR., DRIVER OF THE NO. 88 AMP ENERGY/NATIONAL GUARD IMPALA SS, met with members of the media at Texas Motor Speedway and discussed this weekend's race, the future of his Nationwide team, making changes to the Chase and much ...

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...

Mon 10 Nov 2008
Phoenix II: Ford teams race quotes

Phoenix II: Ford teams race quotes

DAVID GILLILAND -- Digital TV Transition Ford Fusion (finished 35th) "It was wild. Everybody started checking up there, and unfortunately our Digital TV Transition Ford Fusion got involved in it and ended our day. So, we're going to try and get...

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 30 Jul 2008
Brickyard 400 - Tires, tires, tires!Headline

Brickyard 400 - Tires, tires, tires!

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway was host to the United States Grand Prix eight times. The Grand Prix circuit traverses the globe, racing in exotic places, and fashionable places like Monaco and the twisty street circuit through the tiny ...

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,...

Tue 11 Nov 2008
Petty Enterprises renews Paralyzed Veterans partnership

Petty Enterprises renews Paralyzed Veterans partnership

Petty Enterprises Renews Partnership with Paralyzed Veterans of America; 'The King' to Co-Chair Las Vegas Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament Mooresville, N.C. (November 10, 2008) - Petty Enterprises, the winningest organization in the history of...

Wed 09 Apr 2008
Independent GT2 teams adapt to new challengesHeadline

Independent GT2 teams adapt to new challenges

Ford. Chevrolet. Dodge. America's original "big three" automakers now all have cars competing in the LM GT2 category in the American Le Mans Series. But it's not the big brass in Detroit that's putting up the bucks for these American icons to go...

Mon 07 Jan 2008
NASCAR Cup heads into 2008, part 1Headline

NASCAR Cup heads into 2008, part 1

NASCAR Sprint Cup 2008: Preview - Part 1 The 2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is upon us, and since it is nearly here. I feel it is time to do some shaking down of 2007 of the individual drivers and teams, plus what to look forward to and how they...

Mon 12 May 2008
Kyle Busch speeds to Darlington winHeadline

Kyle Busch speeds to Darlington win

Kyle Busch, in the No. 18 Toyota, got his third victory of the season in strong fashion Saturday night at Darlington Raceway. Busch also set a new record, becoming the youngest winner in Darlington Raceway history, at the age of 23. Busch, who had...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Texas II: Edwards - Friday media visit

Texas II: Edwards - Friday media visit

Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Office Depot Ford Fusion, held Q&A session following Friday's only practice session. DO YOU KNOW THE POINT SPREAD AND WHAT HAS TO HAPPEN? DO YOU FOCUS ON THAT? "It really doesn't matter. We just have to go...

Tue 01 Jan 2008
James Hylton joins EM Motorsports for Daytona

James Hylton joins EM Motorsports for Daytona

James Hylton teams with John Carter's EM Motorsports team for ARCA 200 At 6:00 p.m. on December 26th, Santa made a late delivery to the Inman South Carolina shop of James Hylton Motorsports in the form of good news! John Carter, owner of EM ...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
EU3: Audi to break new ground in 2009Headline

EU3: Audi to break new ground in 2009

The 2008 season was one for the record books for Audi. From its American Le Mans Series and DTM titles to its breathtaking win in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and snatch of the Le Mans Series championship, the German automaker had it all. In its bid to...

Wed 03 Sep 2008
Johnson dominates in CaliforniaHeadline

Johnson dominates in California

Jimmie Johnson was out to send a message to the rest of the NASCAR world that the championship chase was more than a two-car race. On Sunday, he backed it up. Jimmie Johnson takes the checkered flag. Photo by Action Sports ...

Fri 11 Apr 2008
Stewart Cooper - Petty team profile

Stewart Cooper - Petty team profile

Stewart Cooper Crew Chief No. 45 Petty Enterprises Dodge Charger Stewart Cooper is an intelligent and talented young man that will be a strong leader for the No. 45 crew and a positive addition to the Petty Enterprises team. Cooper has been ...

Mon 28 Jul 2008
Johnson sweeps caution-laden Brickyard 400Headline

Johnson sweeps caution-laden Brickyard 400

It was like running the Kentucky Derby and stopping at every quarter pole to check the horses' shoes as Jimmie Johnson of Hendrick Motorsports repeated as champion at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday (July 27th) by winning a series of ...

Fri 14 Nov 2008
Homestead: Hendrick - Friday media visit

Homestead: Hendrick - Friday media visit

RICK HENDRICK, OWNER OF THE NO. 48 LOWE'S IMPALA SS DRIVEN BY JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 24 DUPONT IMPALA SS DRIVEN BY JEFF GORDON, NO. 88 AMP ENERGY/NATIONAL GUARD IMPALA SS DRIVEN BY DALE EARNHARDT, JR. AND NO. 5 KELLOGG'S/CARQUEST IMPALA SS DRIVEN BY...

Sat 05 Jul 2008
DEI has a field day in Daytona qualifyingHeadline

DEI has a field day in Daytona qualifying

It came at the hands of different drivers, but it was back to business as usual for Dale Earnhardt Inc. on Friday at Daytona International Speedway. The DEI Chevys of Paul Menard and Mark Martin had the best qualifying times of the day and will...

Sat 08 Nov 2008
Phoenix II: Bowyer - Friday media visit

Phoenix II: Bowyer - Friday media visit

CLINT BOWYER, NO. 07 JACK DANIEL'S IMPALA SS, met with members of the media at Phoenix International Raceway and discussed moving up in the Chase standings, the Nationwide championship battle, the economic situation and other topics. HAVE YOU ...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Porsche back to Le Mans?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Porsche back to Le Mans?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Porsche Back To Le Mans? The American Le Mans Series finale at Laguna Seca was a blogger's dream. There was a twisted rumor behind every gnarly tree on the hills and outcroppings surrounding the northern ...

Sun 18 May 2008
Kahne lands the All-Star prizeHeadline

Kahne lands the All-Star prize

Kasey Kahne had to fight his way into the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series All-Star event at Lowe's Motor Speedway in North Carolina, and he did it thanks to the fans who voted him into the non-points special event. Thanks to the vote of the fans and his...

Sun 10 Aug 2008
Audi scores another one-two at Road AmericaHeadline

Audi scores another one-two at Road America

Audi Sport North America, with its powerful V12 engine powering the R10 TDI, and the torque to get off the corners and up the hills, atoned for its 2007 overall defeat at Road America with an authoritative performance in today's race. The duo of...

Sat 10 May 2008
Biffle grabs pole and record at DarlingtonHeadline

Biffle grabs pole and record at Darlington

Greg Biffle in the No. 16 Roush Fenway Racing Ford grabbed his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole of the year and he did it at Darlington. With a 27.405 (179.442 mph), he also set the new track record. forty-one of the 44 drivers who put in a...

Sat 22 Mar 2008
NASCAR's new car: Does it meet the criteriaHeadline

NASCAR's new car: Does it meet the criteria

One year after its introduction, NASCAR's homogenous "Car of Tomorrow" has sifted out as the almost inevitable clash between design theory and harsh, practical reality. Budweiser Dodge. Photo by Eric Gilbert. While NASCAR has set...

Tue 30 Dec 2008
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...

Sun 06 Jan 2008
Aston Martin unleashes the Vantage GT2Headline

Aston Martin unleashes the Vantage GT2

Aston Martin Racing (AMR) officially revealed its latest endurance racing car Friday, the Vantage GT2. The new GT2 car based on the road-going V8 Vantage will be eligible to compete in a variety of sports car championships, including the American...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
NASCAR Cup heads into 2008, part 5Headline

NASCAR Cup heads into 2008, part 5

NASCAR Sprint Cup 2008: Preview - Part 5 The final part of this 2008 preview is here! I am delighted and I am certainly ready for the 2008 season. In this final section we'll take a look at all the major teams in 2008, pick a top-12, and then ...

Tue 18 Mar 2008
Penske Porsche takes Sebring overall victoryHeadline

Penske Porsche takes Sebring overall victory

Penske Racing and Porsche rewrote the history books Saturday, winning the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring and giving Porsche it's first overall win at Sebring in 20 years. The No. 7 RS Spyder of Timo Bernhard, Romain Dumas and Emmanuel Collard led...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

PORSCHE LOSES A MOST DEAR FAMILY MEMBER - BOB CARLSON Bob, who turned 60 years-old this past October, had a significant influence as both a journalist and public relations professional in the automotive and motorsports worlds, particularly...

Thu 17 Apr 2008
New car, same goals for Drayson-BarwellHeadline

New car, same goals for Drayson-Barwell

Drayson-Barwell's first two outings in the American Le Mans Series haven't exactly gone to plan. After crashing out at Sebring and not taking the green flag at St. Petersburg, the No. 007 Aston Martin has yet to put points on the board in the LM...