November 15th, 2012
Alex Lynn will race in European Formula 3 next year after joining Prema Powerteam. The 19-year-old Briton finished fourth in British F3 this year in his rookie season in the category with Fortec Motorsports. He also made a number of F3 Euro Series/European F3 Championship appearances, culminating in a podium at the Hockenheim finale
August 16th, 2012
Narain Karthikeyan has made matching his HRT team-mate Pedro de la Rosa in qualifying his major aim for the second half of the Formula 1 season. The 35-year-old Indian is yet to outqualify de la Rosa this year and, while he feels his race performances have been strong, he concedes he has to raise his game on Saturdays. “I think that my race performance has been very strong, with my 15th place in Monaco standing out, but in qualifying I’ve been a bit weaker,” said Karthikeyan
January 24th, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — If you have ever wanted to own a F-1 team, but perhaps didn’t have the multimillions needed to buy it, you may soon get the chance to own at least part of one. Williams is considering a flotation of shares of its team on the stock market.
January 11th, 2011
Jimmie Johnson will have 100 less miles to hold off his fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup competitors after NASCAR decided to cut 100 miles from the Auto Club 400 March 27.
November 12th, 2010
General Motors announced Friday that the company would return to the IZOD IndyCar Series under its Chevrolet banner during the 2012 season. (IndyCar Photo) AVONDALE, Ariz. — Chevrolet is returning to the IZOD IndyCar Series and will team up with the most successful team in the history of the sport — Team Penske.
November 9th, 2010
A NASCAR official holds Kyle Busch on pit road during Sunday's AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. (HHP/Erik Perel Photo) FORT WORTH, Texas — If it wasn’t for Jeff Gordon’s fit of rage when he physically confronted Jeff Burton after the two crashed in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500, Kyle Busch’s shooting the bird at a NASCAR officials would have been the most talked about moment of the race. Busch, still upset over how he got beat in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race when he believed eventual winner Carl Edwards jumped the field on the final restart, was furious that he got nailed for speeding down pit road after he spun and came into the pits early in Sunday’s race
October 27th, 2010
Denny Hamlin celebrates his victory in the Tums Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway Sunday afternoon. (Phil Cavali Photo) CHARLOTTE, N.C.
October 26th, 2010
Aric Almirola drove the No. 9 Budweiser Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway Sunday. (HHP/Christa L
October 14th, 2010
Josh Richards in victory lane Wednesday at The Dirt Track @ Charlotte. (WoO LMS photo)
September 30th, 2010
Dario Franchitti (left) and Will Power will each attempt to capture the IZOD IndyCar Series title this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
September 13th, 2010
RICHMOND, Va. — The Chase field is set, and it boils down to teammates and organizations. All three of the Richard Childress Racing cars are in, three of the four Roush Fenway Racing Fords made it, two Joe Gibbs cars are in it, two Hendrick Motorsports cars are in the game and a lone Penske Dodge rounds it out.
September 7th, 2010
SPARTA, Ky. — Considering that Ed Carpenter began the season without a full-time ride in the IZOD IndyCar Series, a second-place finish at Kentucky Speedway for the second year in a row would be cause for celebration
September 7th, 2010
Sprint-car fans throughout the Midwest are quickly learning what fans of the popular open-wheel cars in Florida have known for years. The education is centered on the driving prowess of Troy DeCaire, who this season has proven to be the real deal, not only in his native Florida but also in the fast world of winged and non-winged sprint-car racing throughout Indiana, Michigan and surrounding states. The 24-year-old DeCaire burst onto the Midwest sprint-car scene this spring after several top-shelf years racing with the Tampa Bay Area Racing Ass’n and other sprint-car series in Florida.
August 12th, 2010
ATLANTA — After several years away from the sport, former NASCAR team owner Bill Stavola is back in the game. Stavola has teamed with two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Terry Labonte to form Stavola Labonte Racing
August 10th, 2010
Unless you’re a Wall Street insider, you’re probably clueless about Credit Default Swaps. But everybody in racing is familiar with driver swaps.
April 29th, 2010
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — More than one year has passed since Jeff Smith celebrated one of the biggest victories of his dirt-late-model career, but the memory of that special evening remains fresh in his mind. Friday night Smith will aim to relive the moment.
April 27th, 2010
Sponsorship Includes IndyCar Teams; Busch Signs Extension TALLADEGA, Ala. — In a major sponsorship move that will benefit both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and IZOD IndyCar Series teams as well as its many automotive businesses, Penske Racing was able to play the “Shell Game” by luring Shell/Pennzoil to its operation beginning next season. That will end its longtime relationship with ExxonMobil, which supplies all the oil to Roger Penske’s automotive companies and is the sponsor on the No.