Ron Otto Named BAM Racing Crew Chief
Ohio native has rookie experience
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Ron Otto, an experienced leader who has worked with
some of the top names in motorsports, has been named crew chief for the
After 26 grueling races, that proved anything can happen in the NASCAR
Nextel Cup series; the field for the 'Chase for the Championship' is finally
set. Tony Stewart maintains his reign at the head of the class leading into
the first playoff race...
Jeff Gordon has been lighting up Daytona International Speedway. Gordon
paced both sessions of Nextel Cup series testing at Daytona International
Speedway on Monday, posting a lap of 185.265 mph in the morning session and
a lap of 185.448 mph in...
Waltrip's to Build Waltrip Racing World
Sherrills Ford, N.C. (August 4, 2005) -- Michael and Buffy Waltrip
have announced today their plans to build an innovative racing facility
in Cornelius, NC, adjacent to Interstate 77, entitled Waltrip...
Boris Said's Team Captures Prestigious German Race
Boris Said became the first American racer to be part of the winning team
in the prestigious German 24-Hour Race, which concluded Sunday (May 8) at
the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife, a...
Exclusively for Motorsport.com by DC Williams
2000 Nextel Cup Champion Bobby Labonte has added the July 29-31 Grand
American Rolex Series race at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala.,
to his 2005 Grand American Rolex Series race ...
Truex out of DEI in 2006? Rumor is that Martin Truex, Jr. is entertaining
other Cup rides for the 2006 season. He is the leading candidate for taking
over the No. 25 Chevy currently occupied by Brian Vickers.
Truex has also talked to three other...
Waltrip gone sooner than 2006?: Speculation has arisen that Michael Waltrip
may vacate his seat in the No. 15 DEI Chevy prior to the end of the 2005
season. Rumors are swirling around the garage that Waltrip has been offered
to drive the No. 11 ...
Kenny Wallace Wins $50,000 for Autism in Poker Tournament
LAS VEGAS (March 11) -- If NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace gets any
luckier, then he should find a way to bottle his good fortune and sell
Wallace, one of the most visible drivers...
Champion Spark Plug Motorsports Representative John Glover Receives
Prestigious NASCAR Buddy Shuman Award
SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2005--John Glover,
who for more than two decades has been the "go-to guy" for NASCAR...
Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and Home123 End Sponsorship
CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 7, 2006) -- Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix
Sabates (CGRFS) announced today that CGRFS and Home123 have mutually
chosen to terminate their ...
CARL EDWARDS SCHEDULED TO RACE SILVER CROWN CAR AT IRP
Concord, N.C. (July 2, 2005) -- In addition to racing the No. 60 Charter Ford in the Busch Series race at Indianapolis Raceway Park (IRP) and the No. 99 AAA Ford at the famed Indianapolis ...
Jimmie Johnson Acquits Well
By Bill King
On both his sets of fresh tires, Jimmie Johnson had The Boss Snowplow No. 4
Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford in the 1:49s for about three laps
before the sticker edge wore off the Hoosiers. He...
SPEEDWAY'S FAMOUS 'YARD OF BRICKS' BACK IN PLACE
INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, March 9, 2005 -- One of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's most visible pieces of history returned to its rightful place March 9 as crews began reinstalling the famous...
CREW CHIEF DARROW SUSPENDED FOR VIOLATING SUBSTANCE ABUSE POLICY
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 6, 2005) -- The National Association for Stock Car
Auto Racing (NASCAR) has suspended crew chief Glenn Darrow indefinitely, for
violation of the ...
Dodge Motorsports Teleconference
Rusty's Last Dodge Call
RUSTY WALLACE (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger)
NOTE: Wallace, a 49-year-old veteran from St. Louis, will make his 706th
and final career start in Sunday's NASCAR NEXTEL Cup race ...
Mooresville, N.C. (May 31, 2005) - Life on the road for a member of the NASCAR community often means limited resources for the comforts of home or at least good food, unless you are a crew member for Penske Racing South or Penske-Jasper...
SHANE HMIEL IS A TRIPLE THREAT TO WIN AT ATLANTA
MOORESVILLE, NC (March 15, 2005) --This weekend at Atlanta Motor
Speedway Shane Hmiel will attempt to run the NASCAR triple-header, which
includes the Craftsman Truck series, Busch series, and ...
YELEY TO DRIVE NO. 18 INTERSTATE BATTERIES CHEVROLET
AVONDALE, Ariz., Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005 -- J.J. Yeley will
drive the No. 18 Interstate Batteries Chevrolet during the 2006 NASCAR
NEXTEL Cup season, Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) officials announced...
The 'big apple' braces for NASCAR as championship festivities descend on
midtown Manhattan. It's the usual look of complete befuddlement by
manhattan-ites as the NASCAR flag flies from the Waldorf-Astoria and stock
cars take to the ...
An Interview with Rusty Wallace at Pocono About the Rest of the Season
and Life after Racing
RUSTY WALLACE, NO. 2 MILLER LITE DODGE CHARGER
What do you think about your last race at Watkins Glen?
"The Glen is a track that, well I...
GM Goodwrench Kicks off 20th Anniversary Celebration at Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FLA. (February 16, 2005) -- GM Goodwrench, a division
of General Motors Service and Parts Operations (GMSPO), has announced
plans for their...
Five Questions about the almost unheard of topics for 2005
As the NASCAR season approaches ever so closer, we continue to hear about how
will Kasey Kahne or Kurt Busch do in 2005. Will Rusty Wallace win the Daytona
500? However, there are...
A late-race caution set-up a green-white-checkered finish,
with Carl Edwards leading with Brian Vickers laying wait for the lead. On
the final restart with three laps to go, Edwards jumped out to an advantage
over the field, but he didn't get the...
RWI RACING PURSUES AGGRESSIVE DEVELOPMENT SCHEDULE
--Buddy Baker Averages 200 MPH at Daytona, Stephen Wallace Completes
First Speedway Test--
MOORESVILLE, NC (July 26, 2005)--Despite having a week off from
NEXTEL Cup competition, where he ...
NASCAR's 'Chase for the Championship' looks blander than anticipated at the
beginning of the season; surely someone in the NASCAR marketing department
is tearing their hair out over both of NASCAR's biggest stars missing the