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By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
FORT WORTH, Texas – Long after the pyrotechnics marking the unveiling of Texas Motor Speedway’s repaved and re-profiled layout had settled Monday afternoon, the Texas Tire Monster continued upon its appointed rounds through Turns 1 and 2…and Turns 3 and 4. And on-and-on.
The Monster’s mission? To rubber-in and mimmick the […]
FORT WORTH, Texas – A complete repaving of pit road has been added to Texas Motor Speedway’s major offseason capital improvements project, which is entering its final phase on-schedule.
Announced on Jan. 6 and begun three days later, repaving of the entire 1.5-mile racing surface of “The Great American Speedway” will complete a four-stage process. “Paving […]
By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
FORT WORTH, Texas – Texas Motor Speedway has absorbed enough of the wet stuff from Mother Nature. And get ready for a triumphant return of the Texas Tire Monster to “The Great American Speedway” in 2017.
Following a 2016 season during which rain and subsequent track-drying efforts tested the patience of […]
In a move designed to solidify the future of one of the premier racing and entertainment facilities in the Midwest, NASCAR has purchased Iowa Speedway. The agreement, finalized Wednesday under a wholly-owned subsidiary, Iowa Speedway, LLC, is effective immediately.
“Iowa Speedway is a great entertainment facility with a very bright future,” said Eric Nyquist, NASCAR vice […]
Again, it’s “Black Friday” which leads to “Cyber Monday” and maybe even to “Ruby Tuesday” _ days made for people who drive Honda Odysseys in search of holiday bargains both real-and-imagined.
Anyone with a really, really cool car _ for instance, a Guards Red 1987 Porsche Turbo _ wouldn’t think of battling traffic over to the […]
The Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office will extend its hours, including opening on weekends, beginning on July 28 in advance of the track’s three nights of NASCAR racing during Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 2.
With ticket demand growing as the Atlanta race date nears on the NASCAR schedule, the AMS ticket office will be open […]
Three-day reserved grandstand bleacher seats and general admission tickets will go on sale Sunday, June 10, for the inaugural Formula 1 United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas.
Tickets for the race weekend _ set for Nov. 16-18 _will be available at 10 a.m. (EDT), at www.CircuitofTheAmericas.com/tickets.
Three-day general admission tickets […]
The third of 12 national Super Chevy Show events presented by Chevy Performance will take place at Texas Motorplex this week.
The event started with an escorted cruise Thursday afternoon of the American Veterans Traveling Tribute wall from Canton to the drag strip complex in Ennis, Texas.
The Super Chevy Show is a celebration of one of […]
Tickets for the general public are available for the Indianapolis 500 Celebration of Automobiles Awards Dinner on Saturday evening, May 12, at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown.
A highlight of the evening will be a question-and-answer session among legendary Indianapolis 500 team-owner Roger Penske, Indianapolis 500-winning drivers Rick Mears, Tom Sneva and Bobby Unser and Donald Davidson, […]
Traffic flow for this week’s Samsung Mobile 500 NASCAR doubleheader at Texas Motor Speedway will not be affected by any DFW Connector or Highway 114 construction project work, as TxDOT will be shutting down any that require lane closures for the race weekend.
A light traffic day is anticipated at TMS on Thursday, April 12, with […]