March 9th, 2013
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes allows him to focus on his driving more than his previous Formula 1 team McLaren. The 2008 world champion spent his whole career at McLaren, which nurtured him through junior racing, before switching to Mercedes this season. Asked how his past and present employers differed, Hamilton said he preferred Mercedes’ approach to its drivers so far
January 30th, 2011
Ferrari fans, shown here at the Japanese Grand Prix, hope the Ferrari F150 will be stronger than its Formula One predecessor. VALENCIA, Spain — Ferrari’s new F150 doesn’t look radically different from its 2010 F10 model but it is a very different animal.
January 6th, 2011
Robert Johnson III, son of NASCAR Hall of Famer Junior Johnson, will move to the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East this year. (Adam Fenwick Photo) HARRISBURG, N.C. — Junior Johnson is returning to NASCAR as a team owner in 2011, fielding a NASCAR K&N Pro Series East team called Junior Johnson Racing for his 17-year-old son Robert Johnson III
November 9th, 2010
SÃO PAULO, Brazil — Jarno Trulli may have been in the U.S.A. prior to coming to Brazil, but that does not mean he’s planning a switch to NASCAR next year. He and his family were merely on vacation
October 30th, 2010
Jim Hunter DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter, whose career in motorsports spanned portions of six decades as both a journalist and public relations professional, died last night in Daytona Beach, Fla. following a 12-month battle with cancer
September 13th, 2010
TOLEDO, Ohio — Chris Buescher, in the No. 17 Roulo Brothers-prepared David Ragan Fan Club-Shriners Hospital Ford, earned his second ARCA Racing Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards victory of his career Sunday afternoon at Toledo Speedway, winning the Northwest Ohio Ford Dealers 200
September 2nd, 2010
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Danny Lasoski ended a 77-race winless streak with the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Wednesday night at Cottage Grove Speedway. Lasoski posted his fourth victory at the quarter-mile oval after taking the lead from Craig Dollansky on lap 23 and leading the remainder of the 40-lap contest for the 87th WoO triumph of his career but first since July of 2009.
August 17th, 2010
Trio Of Hall Of Famers Still Kicking Butt On Outlaw Circuit They have more than 880 World of Outlaws A-main victories among them. They started racing sprint cars in the 1970s. And in 2010, Steve Kinser, Sammy Swindell and Jac Haudenschild are as competitive as ever
August 10th, 2010
Change is often a race-car driver’s biggest enemy and change is the reason at least two of sprint-car racing’s brightest stars are heading into the Knoxville Nationals with a sense of trepidation. In celebration of the event’s 50th year, Knoxville Raceway officials have increased the distance for the Saturday finale from 40 to 50 laps.
August 21st, 2009
TEAM PRINCIPALS: Ross BRAWN (Brawn GP), Flavio BRIATORE (Renault), Mario THEISSEN (BMW Sauber), Martin WHITMARSH (McLaren Mercedes) PRESS CONFERENCE Q: To start with a couple of questions to you all.