January 14th, 2011
PETALUMA, Calif. — The Racer’s Group has finalized the driver lineup for its fourth entry during the upcoming Grand Am Rolex Series Rolex 24 at Daytona Int’l Speedway Jan. 29-30
January 4th, 2011
Chip Ganassi Racing, shown here at Daytona in 2010, will again field two entries and eight drivers in the Rolex 24 At Daytona Jan.
December 21st, 2010
Mario Andretti (IndyCar Photo) CONCORD, N.C. — Many in the auto racing industry realize the sport has a lot of older racing fans and attracting younger spectators is a priority
December 16th, 2010
Hurley Haywood (right) will return to the Grand Am Rolex Series for the Rolex 24 at Daytona Int'l Speedway in January. (Grand Am Photo) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Hurley Haywood just can’t seem to stay away.
December 15th, 2010
Jimmie Johnson won the Driver of the Year Award for the fourth time.
December 1st, 2010
INDIANAPOLIS — Car owner Chip Ganassi received the first International Motorsports Industry Show (IMIS) Achievement Award Tuesday night during the IMIS welcome reception at Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis. Chris Paulsen, owner of C&R Racing and one of the founders of IMIS, presented the award to Ganassi, who scored two championships and numerous high-profile victories throughout the 2010 season as an owner in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, IZOD IndyCar Series and Grand Am Rolex Series
November 23rd, 2010
ABU DHABI — Team Williams has dumped Nico Hulkenberg despite the promising talent he displayed in his rookie season. Rubens Barrichello has been retained and will compete in a record 19th season in F-1. In recent years the sport has seen wonder kids like Kimi Raikkonen, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel soar to stardom and championships.
November 23rd, 2010
ABU DHABI — The overall consensus was positive from the drivers and teams after their first experience testing the Pirelli tires that replace the Bridgestone rubber in 2011. All 12 teams tested Friday and Saturday in Abu Dhabi
November 22nd, 2010
NASCAR Chairman Brian France said he wouldn't rule out potential changes to the Chase for the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images Photo) HOMESTEAD, Fla
November 7th, 2010
Sebastian Vettel (Steve Etherington Photo) SAO PAULO, Brazil — Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber wrapped up the world constructors’ championship for Red Bull by finishing first and second, respectively, in the Brazilian Grand Prix. “We have beaten them fair and square,” Webber said of Ferrari and McLaren. “The rest can say what they want but we have the constructors’ at the moment, and it is a very, very good achievement by the team.” But the world drivers’ championship is still wide open
November 1st, 2010
NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers race four-wide during the Amp Energy Juice 500 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway Sunday. (Todd Warshaw/Getty Images Photo) TALLADEGA, Ala. — The theme of the 2010 NASCAR season has been “Have at it, Boys” as NASCAR basically let the drivers settle some of their differences on the race track rather than have the sanctioning body officiate disputes