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Gordon Begins ‘Marathon’ With Top-10 At Dakar Rally
Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 – 8:30 | Comments Off
Gordon Begins ‘Marathon’ With Top-10 At Dakar Rally

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Despite a navigational error at the midpoint of Stage 7, Robby Gordon and Johnny Campbell completed the cross-nation trek from Chile into Bolivia in ninth place Saturday – the American pair’s third consecutive top-10 finish of the 37th annual Dakar Rally.
Stage 7 – from Iquique, Chile, to Uyuni, Bolivia – covered 717-kilometers /446-miles, of [...]

New Honda Gets First Test
Saturday, Jan 10, 2015 – 9:32 | Comments Off
New Honda Gets First Test

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Friday marked the kickoff to the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season as the Roar Before the Rolex 24 preseason test began at Daytona International Speedway.
The Roar served as the public debut of the all-new Honda Performance Development ARX-04b. Tequila Patrón ESM’s six drivers – Scott Sharp, Ed Brown, Johannes van Overbeek, Ryan Dalziel, Jon [...]

Gordon Stays Strong At Dakar Rally
Saturday, Jan 10, 2015 – 8:56 | Comments Off
Gordon Stays Strong At Dakar Rally

Robby Gordon continued driving in top-five form during Stage 6 of the 37th annual Dakar Rally Friday, logging a fourth-place finish in the 277-kilometer trek from Antofagasta to Iquique, Chile.
Like Stage 5 on Thursday, Gordon ran strong from his third starting position and led the Car Class through the sector’s midpoint. Gordon and navigator Johnny [...]

Gordon Rebounds In Dakar Rally
Friday, Jan 9, 2015 – 8:15 | Comments Off
Gordon Rebounds In Dakar Rally

Steering clear of the “weird issues” that have plagued his first week of the Dakar Rally, American Robby Gordon hammered out a third-place finish during Stage 5 of the 37th annual off-road marathon.
Gordon and navigator Johnny Campbell led through the early portion of Thursday’s 697-kilometer/433-mile sector from Copiapó to Antofagasta, Chile. But between the [...]

Sarah Fisher Heading To Chili Bowl
Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 – 8:48 | Comments Off
Sarah Fisher Heading To Chili Bowl

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Sarah Fisher will return to her open-wheel racing roots next week during the 29th annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire in Tulsa, Okla.
The woman voted IndyCar’s Most Popular Driver four times will campaign the No. 67RW Midget for RW Motorsports, co-owned by Steve Weirich and Mario Rotondo, with Hartman Oil as [...]

Mechanical Problems Again Slow Gordon In Dakar Rally
Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 – 8:15 | Comments Off
Mechanical Problems Again Slow Gordon In Dakar Rally

An on-course stoppage for drivetrain repairs on Wednesday ruined Stage 4 of the 37th annual Dakar Rally for American Robby Gordon on the long and winding road to Copiapo, Chile.
Gordon and navigator Johnny Campbell finished the 315-kilometer/196-mile stretch from Chilecito, Argentina, to Copiapó in northern Chile 1 hour, 23 minutes off the winning pace [...]

Gordon Back in Gear At Dakar Rally
Wednesday, Jan 7, 2015 – 8:49 | Comments Off
Gordon Back in Gear At Dakar Rally

Robby Gordon overcame a punctured tire to successfully rebound from Monday’s double dose of mechanical failures and post a morale-boosting 15th-place finish during Stage 3 of the 37th annual Dakar Rally.
Tuesday’s stage took the competitors from San Juan to Chilecito, Argentina. Starting 50th after a troublesome Second Stage, the Traxxas/Toyo Tires team of Gordon [...]

Mechanical Issues Slow Gordon
Tuesday, Jan 6, 2015 – 8:14 | Comments Off
Mechanical Issues Slow Gordon

Robby Gordon’s deficit in the 37th annual Dakar Rally went from miniscule to massive during Monday’s Second Stage, seriously damaging the Californian’s bid to become the first American to win the international off-road marathon.
Gordon’s second-place finish after Sunday’s opening sector left him 42 seconds behind Orlando Terranova of Argentina. But Gordon’s Traxxas/Toyo Tires Gordini [...]

Gordon Blasts To Hot Start In Dakar
Monday, Jan 5, 2015 – 11:07 | Comments Off
Gordon Blasts To Hot Start In Dakar

American Robby Gordon got off to a solid start in the 37th Dakar Rally Sunday, bringing his HST Gordini to Villas Carlos Paz, Argentina, in second place – 42 seconds behind overall leader Orlando Terranova.
Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah originally finished ahead of Terranova, of Argentina, and Gordon after the 833-kilometer section that started in [...]

Gordon To Take On Off-Road Big Boys At Dakar Rally
Friday, Jan 2, 2015 – 9:51 | Comments Off
Gordon To Take On Off-Road Big Boys At Dakar Rally

After a full year of work, thousands of miles of testing and countless all-nighters, Robby Gordon and his HST Gordini race car have been reunited in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in preparation for Sunday’s start of the 2015 Dakar Rally.
Over its 35-year history, the Dakar Rally has evolved into what widely is considered the ultimate [...]