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Biffle Baffled By Roush Woes
Sunday, 22 Mar, 2015 – 15:31 | No Comment
Biffle Baffled By Roush Woes

Greg Biffle and his Roush Fenway Racing teammates have been operating in the unusual roles of also-rans during the opening month of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
Flat-out speed was the nagging issue for the Ford Fusions driven by Biffle, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Trevor Bayne during qualifying for Sunday’s Auto Club 400. Biffle qualified [...]

Harvick Claims Xfinity Win
Sunday, 22 Mar, 2015 – 7:19 | No Comment
Harvick Claims Xfinity Win

Kevin Harvick won Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. It was the California native’s second Xfinity win of the season, his first at Auto Club and the 46th of his career.
With two victories and two seconds in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this year to go with two wins [...]

Pla Puts Krohn Legier On Sebring Pole
Saturday, 21 Mar, 2015 – 8:27 | No Comment
Pla Puts Krohn Legier On Sebring Pole

Last season, Ligier burst onto the Tudor United SportsCar Champion series scene with a fair-sized bang. A big enough bang, at least, to convince Krohn Racing owner Tracy Krohn to field a Judd-powered Ligier for the 2015 IMSA seasaon.
On Friday, Krohn’s belief in the Ligier JS P2 car was vindicated when Olivier Pla drove the [...]

Massey Snaps Up Gatornationals Victory
Sunday, 15 Mar, 2015 – 19:38 | No Comment
Massey Snaps Up Gatornationals Victory

Spencer Massey claimed his first Top Fuel win of the season Sunday during the 46th annual AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.
Ron Capps (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Karen Stoffer (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were class winners at the third of 24 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events [...]

Logano Nabs Xfinity Win At Phoenix
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 19:02 | No Comment
Logano Nabs Xfinity Win At Phoenix

Joey Logano won Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Phoenix International Raceway and did it with relative ease.
Logano led 176 of the 200 laps at the one-mile track and held off Matt Kenseth to get the victory – his first this year in the series.
“It felt good,” said Logano, who collected his second win at Phoenix [...]

Hamilton On Pole In Australia
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 16:15 | No Comment
Hamilton On Pole In Australia

Lewis Hamilton will launch defense of his Formula One World Driving Championship from P1 Sunday, as the Brit and Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg swept the front row during knockout qualifying for the 2015 season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
In a reprise of their dominant 2014 form, Hamilton covered the 3.3-mile/16-turn Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne in 1 [...]

Jeff Gordon Is Ready To Roll, Not Rock
Friday, 13 Mar, 2015 – 7:56 | No Comment
Jeff Gordon Is Ready To Roll, Not Rock

DALLAS – A rocking chair is the one parting gift Jeff Gordon doesn’t want to receive during his final full season as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series superstar. Because after vacating the cockpit of his trademark No. 24 Chevrolet in November, even “Sir Jeff” isn’t sure what seat he’ll jump into next.
“No rocking chairs, thankfully – [...]

Chassis Battle Is On In IndyCar
Wednesday, 11 Mar, 2015 – 8:38 | One Comment
Chassis Battle Is On In IndyCar

With the unveiling of American Honda’s long-awaited aero-kit, sanctioning body INDYCAR officially can boast a bona fide chassis competition for the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Honda’s aero kit was introduced Monday evening in Culver City, Calif., during a reception attended by principals from Honda Performance Development, American Honda and INDYCAR. Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Ryan [...]

Absence Made Vickers’ Racing Heart Grow Stronger
Friday, 6 Mar, 2015 – 18:23 | Comments Off
Absence Made Vickers’ Racing Heart Grow Stronger

With the memories and the scars of open heart surgery barely in his rearview mirror, Brian Vickers returned to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Friday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Vickers, 31, was en route to a photo shoot for primary Cup sponsor Aaron’s in mid-December when he began experiencing pain. He considered going home to [...]

Alonso To Start F1 Season On The Bench
Wednesday, 4 Mar, 2015 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Alonso To Start F1 Season On The Bench

Fernando Alonso’s highly anticipated return to McLaren F1 has begun with a thud.
On the advice of his doctors, the two-time World Driving Champion will sit-out the 2015 season-opening Australian Grand Prix on March 15 after suffering a concussion in a crash while testing at Barcelona, Spain, on Feb. 22.
Alonso’s McLaren/Honda will be handled at Albert [...]