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Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut
Tuesday, 20 Jun, 2017 – 17:17 | Comments Off on Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut
Billy Johnson To Make Cup Debut

IMSA Ford driver Billy Johnson will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut this weekend driving Richard Petty Motorsports’ No. 43 Smithfield Ford Fusion in place of the recovering Aric Almirola during the Toyota/SaveMart 350 on the 1.99-mile Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway road-course.
Fresh from competing in last weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, Johnson’s first […]

Millican Gets First Win And On Home Soil Yet
Monday, 19 Jun, 2017 – 7:17 | Comments Off on Millican Gets First Win And On Home Soil Yet
Millican Gets First Win And On Home Soil Yet

Tennessee native Clay Millican raced to an emotional first career NHRA Top Fuel victory Sunday at the 17th annual NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals at historic Bristol (Tenn.) Dragway.
Making his 254th NHRA Top Fuel start and competing in his ninth final-round, Millican recorded a 1,000-foot pass in 3.825-seconds at 316.38 mph to defeat Leah Pritchett’s run in 3.881-seconds […]

Porsche Wins 24 Hours Of Le Mans For 19th Time
Sunday, 18 Jun, 2017 – 8:05 | Comments Off on Porsche Wins 24 Hours Of Le Mans For 19th Time
Porsche Wins 24 Hours Of Le Mans For 19th Time

With all three of the faster Toyota TS050-Hybrids running into problems, the No. 2 Porsche 919 Hybrid stayed relatively healthy and sped off to the overall victory in the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans race on Sunday.
Driving the winning car and giving Porsche 919s their third straight win in the final stint was German […]

Ford vs. Chevy Reheats On Roads Of Le Mans
Thursday, 15 Jun, 2017 – 17:08 | Comments Off on Ford vs. Chevy Reheats On Roads Of Le Mans
Ford vs. Chevy Reheats On Roads Of Le Mans

Kind of like the old days, eh? Ford vs. Chevy on the Big Stage. Except now, the Fords and Chevys are sports cars and are racing on a road circuit in Europe with mixes of foreign drivers behind the wheels of cars that are only nominally Fords and Chevys.
Still, a major point of interest for […]

Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 16:26 | Comments Off on Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

Lewis Hamilton earned his third Canadian Grand Prix victory in a row on Sunday and he did it by thoroughly dominating the Formula One race at Circuit Gilles Villenueve in Montreal, Canada.
Hamilton started from the pole and ended by taking the checkered flag by 19.7 seconds over Mercedes AMG teammate Valttieri Botas. In between, Hamilton […]

Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole
Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole

Lewis Hamilton was uncharacteristically speechless Saturday after qualifying on-pole for Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix, but it had nothing to do with out-performing archrival Sebastian Vettel.
Standing before thousands of fans, the Mercedes AMG driver was taken aback when presented a real Ayrton Senna helmet from the Senna family collection for matching his idol’s second-place record of […]

Dirt Kid Bell Wins Texas Truck Race
Saturday, 10 Jun, 2017 – 7:23 | Comments Off on Dirt Kid Bell Wins Texas Truck Race
Dirt Kid Bell Wins Texas Truck Race

FORT WORTH, Texas _ Christopher Bell, a self-described “dirt track kid” from Oklahoma, joined the list of first-time NASCAR pavement winners Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway.
Bell edged Chase Briscoe after a side-by-side, closing-laps battle to win the 21st annual winstaronlinegaming.com 400 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race. Bell, who started 21st in the 28-truck […]

Dallara To Make New IndyCar Chassis
Wednesday, 7 Jun, 2017 – 20:01 | Comments Off on Dallara To Make New IndyCar Chassis
Dallara To Make New IndyCar Chassis

Longtime INDYCAR partner Dallara Automobili will manufacture the universal bodywork kit that will fit the current Dallara IR-12 chassis for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
The universal kit to be used by all teams next season was a collaboration between INDYCAR and Dallara with the style design support of Chris Beatty, a concept design and […]

Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
Sunday, 4 Jun, 2017 – 16:22 | Comments Off on Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover
Johnson Grabs Historic Overtime Victory At Dover

Jimmie Johnson blew past Kyle Larson on an overtime restart, made it to the overtime line on the backstretch before a huge wreck occurred back in the pack and won a NASCAR Cup race for the 83rd time in his career.
The victory was No. 11 for the seven-time champion at the Dover International Speedway Monster […]

Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge
Friday, 2 Jun, 2017 – 17:13 | Comments Off on Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge
Busch Leads Gibbs Dover Charge

Kyle Busch will start Sunday’s NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway (1 p.m. ET on FS1) from the pole.
Busch laid down a fast lap at 158.954 mph to edge Martin Truex Jr. to get the pole.
With Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Daniel Suarez (158.346 mph) earning a career-best third starting spot and Matt Kenseth (158.211 […]