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Fri 12 Nov 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Team tactics hurt the sportHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Team tactics hurt the sport

Ingram's Flat Spot On Team Tactics Hurt The Sport by Jonathan Ingram Is motor racing a team sport? It's a question that was brought up in three major series over the past weekend -- and a situation still yet to be given a rest as the Formula...

Wed 10 Nov 2010
WS: Phoenix II: Michael Waltrip preview

WS: Phoenix II: Michael Waltrip preview

Michael Waltrip to Race in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Season Finale at Phoenix International Raceway He will pilot the No. 55 NAPA AUTO PARTS/Pick-n-Pull/Wolfley's Toyota Antelope, CA -- The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West drivers will...

WS: Phoenix II: Zach Germain preview

WS: Phoenix II: Zach Germain preview

Zach Germain Ready to "Go West" with No. 24 Germain.com Camry Mooresville, N.C. (11-08-2010) - Heading into his first season racing in the NASCAR ranks, rookie driver Zach Germain looked at the Phoenix International Raceway November race date...

WS: Phoenix II: Series round 12 preview

WS: Phoenix II: Series round 12 preview

* Holmes Ready To Take Home His Third Series Championship * Series Hosts Fan Open House At Phoenix On Friday * Next Up: NASCAR Night of Champions Touring Awards Gala Holmes Prepares To Wrap Up Series Title DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Eric Holmes...

WS: Phoenix II: Michael Self preview

WS: Phoenix II: Michael Self preview

GGRT and Self carry Childress Institute sponsorship into Phoenix AVONDALE, AZ (11-13-10) -- The Richard Childress Racing supported Golden Gate Racing Team and Utah's Michael Self are ready to get back on track in a very prestigious fashion for...

WS: Phoenix II: Ty Dillon preview

WS: Phoenix II: Ty Dillon preview

North Carolina's Ty Dillon joins Golden Gate Racing Team in Phoenix AVONDALE, AZ (11-13-10) -- Since it's beginning back in 1989, the San Francisco based Golden Gate Racing Team has been instrumental in the growth and development of many well ...

WS: Phoenix II: Eric Holmes preview

WS: Phoenix II: Eric Holmes preview

Holmes Looking for Back-to-Back Wins at Phoenix International Raceway Eric Holmes captured his first career win at the one-mile dog-legged oval of Phoenix International Raceway in April. Piloting the no. 20 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota Camry for Bill...

Thu 04 Nov 2010
Gateway Int'l Raceway to close down

Gateway Int'l Raceway to close down

Dover Motorsports, Inc. announces closing of Gateway International Raceway Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) announced today that it was ceasing all operations at Gateway International Raceway. The company previously announced that it would...

Wed 03 Nov 2010
Jacques Villeneuve named Canada HoF inductee

Jacques Villeneuve named Canada HoF inductee

Villeneuve to enter Canada's Sports Hall of Fame Jacques Villeneuve is to be inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame. The 1997 Formula One World Champion, 1995 IndyCar Series Champion, and Indy 500 winner will enter the Sports Hall alongside...

Mon 01 Nov 2010
Phoenix Int'l Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Phoenix Int'l Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Phoenix International Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber on the passing of NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter "Jim Hunter embodied NASCAR. As a sports writer, as track president at Darlington and as the leader of NASCAR Public ...

Martinsville Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Martinsville Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Martinsville Speedway President W. Clay Campbell on the passing of NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter "Jim Hunter lived a life most people could only dream about. He loved what he did and he loved NASCAR and the people within it. He...

Jim Hunter services announced

Jim Hunter services announced

Services For Jim Hunter WHAT: Services to celebrate the life of NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter SCHEDULE: Tuesday, Nov. 2, 5-7 p.m. - Visitation at Darlington Raceway. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 11 a.m. -...

Talladega Superspeedway news 2010-10-31

Talladega Superspeedway news 2010-10-31

Press Box at Talladega Superspeedway Named Jim Hunter Memorial Press Box TALLADEGA, Ala. -- -- Jim Hunter began his long association with NASCAR as a member of the media. So in the wake of Hunter's death on Friday at age 71, Talladega ...

Sun 31 Oct 2010
NASCAR Home Tracks on death of Jim Hunter

NASCAR Home Tracks on death of Jim Hunter

Celebrating Jim Hunter Impact on short-track racing carries on in lives he touched October 30, 2010 - Jim Hunter's influence was felt throughout NASCAR, from the Sprint Cup drivers he counseled and the media he befriended. His biggest footprint...

NASCAR Hall of Fame on death of Jim Hunter

NASCAR Hall of Fame on death of Jim Hunter

Statement Regarding the Passing of NASCAR Executive Jim Hunter CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 30, 2010) -- NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter passed away Friday, Oct. 29 at the age of 71. Hunter's career in motorsports spanned...

GM Racing statement on death of Jim Hunter

GM Racing statement on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Chevrolet on the Passing of NASCAR's Jim Hunter DETROIT (Oct. 30, 2010) -- Responding to the loss of NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter, the following statement is issued by Jim Campbell, GM U.S. Vice...

Int'l Speedway Corporation on death of Jim Hunter

Int'l Speedway Corporation on death of Jim Hunter

The following statement can be attributed to International Speedway Corporation Chief Executive Officer Lesa France Kennedy: "We are incredibly saddened by the loss of our very dear friend and legendary NASCAR executive Jim Hunter. Throughout...

Darlington Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Darlington Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Former Darlington Raceway President Jim Hunter Passes Away 10/30/2010 DARLINGTON, S.C. (Oct. 30, 2010) -- Father, grandfather, NASCAR executive, race promoter, author and former Darlington Raceway President James H. Hunter has passed away. He...

Kansas Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Kansas Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Kansas Speedway Development Corporation President Jeff Boerger on the passing of NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter "I am saddened by the news of the passing of Jim Hunter. He was an icon in the sport of NASCAR starting with his...

Dodge Motorsports on death of Jim Hunter

Dodge Motorsports on death of Jim Hunter

Statement From Dodge's Ralph Gilles On Death Of NASCAR's Jim Hunter AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (Oct. 30, 2010) -- Responding to the death of NASCAR Vice President of Communications Jim Hunter, Dodge President and CEO Ralph Gilles has issued the...

Talladega Superspeedway on death of Jim Hunter

Talladega Superspeedway on death of Jim Hunter

Talladega (Ala.) SuperspeedwayTalladega Superspeedway Chairman and ISC VP of Special Projects Grant Lynch Statement on the Passing of NASCAR VP of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter: "The past few weeks have been some of the saddest I can ...

Jack Roush on death of Jim Hunter

Jack Roush on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Jack Roush on the passing of Jim Hunter "The entire NASCAR community is mourning the passing of Jim Hunter. As a new team owner from the outside joining NASCAR in 1988, I was welcomed and befriended by Jim and his wife Ann in the...

Richmond Int'l Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Richmond Int'l Raceway on death of Jim Hunter

Richmond International Raceway President Doug Fritz on the Passing of NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter: I am deeply saddened by the passing of Jim Hunter. His family and friends, the entire NASCAR community and all of...

Fontana Auto Club Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Fontana Auto Club Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

AUTO CLUB SPEEDWAY PRESIDENT GILLIAN ZUCK ON THE PASSING OF NASCAR VICE PRESIDENT JIM HUNTER "Jim Hunter was the epitome of all that is meaningful about NASCAR. He set a standard for professionalism in the garage and in life. We will miss him as...

Tony Stewart on death of Jim Hunter

Tony Stewart on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Tony Stewart Regarding the Passing of NASCAR's Jim Hunter TALLADEGA, Ala., (Oct. 30, 2010) -- Below is a statement from Tony Stewart, two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and driver/owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, on the ...

Homestead-Miami Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Homestead-Miami Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Homestead-Miami Speedway President Matt Becherer on the passing of NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter Jim Hunter personified NASCAR to a greater extent than anyone I have met in the sport. Going to work for Jim at Darlington was ...

Richard Petty on death of Jim Hunter

Richard Petty on death of Jim Hunter

Statement From Richard Petty Regarding The Passing of Jim Hunter Concord, N.C. (October 30, 2010) - "Last night the sport lost an important family member," said NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty. "Jim was a good friend not only to me but to so...

Watkins Glenn Int'l on death of Jim Hunter

Watkins Glenn Int'l on death of Jim Hunter

Watkins Glen International President Michael Printup Statement Regarding the Passing of Jim Hunter, NASCAR Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications "Jim Hunter was a great friend and mentor to me and I will truly miss him. He was...

Daytona Int'l Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Daytona Int'l Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Statement from Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III on the passing of NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter "I am saddened by the news of the passing of Jim Hunter. Jim was a pioneer and a builder of the sport of NASCAR. From...

Michigan Int'l Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Michigan Int'l Speedway on death of Jim Hunter

Michigan International Speedway President Roger Curtis Statement on the Passing of NASCAR Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter: "I will miss Jim Hunter. He was instrumental in helping me with my career when he was...

NASCAR's Jim Hunter dies at 71

NASCAR's Jim Hunter dies at 71

Legendary NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter Dies Hunter Served Sport For More Than 40 Years As Journalist, Promoter And Executive DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 30, 2010) -- NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter, whose career in...

Tue 26 Oct 2010
Homestead-Miami Speedway news 2010-10-25

Homestead-Miami Speedway news 2010-10-25

Nov.17 Sailfish Cup Gala to Benefit NASCAR Foundation, Speediatrics Event at Jungle Island caps weeklong fishing tournament and is open to public MIAMI The Sailfish Cup Gala to benefit the NASCAR Foundation and the Betty Jane France Speediatrics...

Sun 24 Oct 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Richmond lived fast, died youngHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Richmond lived fast, died young

Ingram's Flat Spot On Richmond Lived Fast, Died Young by Jonathan Ingram Was Tim Richmond ever really understood or appreciated by the NASCAR community -- the fans, the participants in the garage or the sanctioning body? Tim ...

Thu 21 Oct 2010
Ned Jarrett news 2010-10-22

Ned Jarrett news 2010-10-22

NASCAR HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE NED JARRETT AMONG 2011 SUMMIT SPEAKERS AND SPONSORSHIP PANEL Ned Jarrett, who last week was voted in as one of five who will make up the NASCAR Hall of Fame 2011 class, will be part of the panel discussion at the...

WS: Roseville II: Erich Schmidt race report

WS: Roseville II: Erich Schmidt race report

Another strong NASCAR West performance for Schmidt ROSEVILLE, CALIFORNIA. (October 19, 2010) -- 2006 SRL SPEARS Southwest Tour champion and 2007 All American Speedway Late Model champion Eric Schmidt continued to show off his impressive speed...