Sprint-Cup-Practice1-495x277

NSCS: Major Penalties Handed Down to Hamlin, JGR No. 11 Team; Two Crewman Suspended

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — HHP/Rusty Jarrett photo — The No. 11 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection More »

WoO-Inde1-08-05-13-445MikeRuefer-495x297

WOO LMS: Illini 100 to Return to Outlaws Late Model Schedule in 2015

CONCORD, N.C. – – – official release — Mike Ruefer photo — The World of Outlaws Late Model Series revealed Tuesday two of the biggest paydays in Illinois dirt late model racing More »

069-SteveTorrence-Sat-HT

NHRA: Torrence Looking to Break Recent Slump in Washington

KENT, Wash. — official release — NHRA photo — Steve Torrence might not have the recent results to show for it, but he believes his 10,000-horsepower Capco Contractors Top Fuel dragster is More »

Sammy-Swindell-Eldora-WoO-July-11-Julia-Johnson-Photos-262

KNOXVILLE: Sammy Swindell to Enter 360 Knoxville Nationals This Weekend

KNOXVILLE, Iowa – official release — Julia Johnson photo – Big Game Motorsports driver Sammy Swindell has elected to contend for the 360 Knoxville Nationals title this weekend. Swindell and the Big Game More »

SAM_3820

AUDIO/RECAP: Drivers Clinch Championships in Three Divisions During Round Nine of the Summer Shootout; Smith Going for Perfection

CONCORD, N.C. — Audio, photo and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Round Nine of the 2014 Jack in the Box Summer Shootout Series More »

NSCS: Major Penalties Handed Down to Hamlin, JGR No. 11 Team; Two Crewman Suspended

Sprint-Cup-Practice1-495x277

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — official release — HHP/Rusty Jarrett photo — The No. 11 team that competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection July 27 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This infraction is a P5 level penalty which is outlined in Section 12-4.5 A (9) of the 2014 NASCAR

NSCS: Maaco to Sponsor Jeff Gordon Sunday at Pocono

24axalta-maaco-diecast-495x277

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Jeff Gordon, fresh off his fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, will have a new associate sponsor on his car at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway Aug. 3. Hendrick Motorsports announced that Maaco will be on the side of Gordon’s No. 24 Axalta Chevrolet SS for Sprint Cup’s

NHRA: John Force, ALTAIR Partner to Create Limited-Edition Watch

Untitled-1-300x178

BELL GARDENS, Calif. — official release — The 2013 season was a very successful one for John Force, which culminated on Oct. 27 in the final round in the NHRA Toyota Nationals. John beat his daughter Courtney Force for a historic 138th win, 1,502nd round win and his record 16th NHRA Funny Car World Championship

F1: Michael Schumacher’s 2006 F1 Race Suit to Go Up for Auction

unnamed55-146x300

LOS ANGELES – official release — The race suit worn by Formula One racing legend Michael Schumacher in the 2006 British Grand Prix will be auctioned by Nate D. Sanders on July 31. Interested bidders may participate in the auction online. In what would be Schumacher’s final season before he announced his first retirement, the

WOO LMS: Illini 100 to Return to Outlaws Late Model Schedule in 2015

WoO-Inde1-08-05-13-445MikeRuefer-495x297

CONCORD, N.C. – – – official release — Mike Ruefer photo — The World of Outlaws Late Model Series revealed Tuesday two of the biggest paydays in Illinois dirt late model racing will return to the schedule in 2015. The $20,000-to-win Illini 100 is set to run on Friday and Saturday, March 27-28, 2015, at

SAFETY: MasterCraft Safety, Impact Merge; Form Impact Racing, Inc.

ImpactRacing

SANTEE, Calif. – official release — MasterCraft Safety, Inc. a solely owned corporation based in Santee, Calif., announces the merger of Impact and MasterCraft Safety, Inc. to form Impact Racing, Inc. The newly-formed California corporation is part of a continuing strategy to provide increases in manufacturing efficiencies and customer service. “By consolidating our manufacturing efforts we

NHRA: Torrence Looking to Break Recent Slump in Washington

069-SteveTorrence-Sat-HT

KENT, Wash. — official release — NHRA photo — Steve Torrence might not have the recent results to show for it, but he believes his 10,000-horsepower Capco Contractors Top Fuel dragster is running as well as it has all season on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series circuit. Now needing a few fortunate breaks

NNS: Hermie Sadler Joins TriStar Motorsports for Nationwide Series Return

Hermie-Sadler-TRG

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official release — Catchfence photo — Hermie Sadler, the 1993 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year and current FOX Sports 1 analyst, will return to the driver’s seat for his first NASCAR Nationwide Series race since 2010 later this year. Sadler will pilot the No. 19 Toyota Camry for TriStar Motorsports

KNOXVILLE: Sammy Swindell to Enter 360 Knoxville Nationals This Weekend

Sammy-Swindell-Eldora-WoO-July-11-Julia-Johnson-Photos-262

KNOXVILLE, Iowa – official release — Julia Johnson photo – Big Game Motorsports driver Sammy Swindell has elected to contend for the 360 Knoxville Nationals title this weekend. Swindell and the Big Game Treestands team will compete in preliminary action on Friday at Knoxville Raceway prior to Saturday’s $10,000-to-win event during the 24th annual Arnold Motor

AUDIO/RECAP: Drivers Clinch Championships in Three Divisions During Round Nine of the Summer Shootout; Smith Going for Perfection

SAM_3820

CONCORD, N.C. — Audio, photo and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online — Round Nine of the 2014 Jack in the Box Summer Shootout Series produced on-track skirmishes, championship celebrations and even a couple of new winners as the summer drew closer and closer to a close on

NHRA: 2014 Championship Banquet for NHRA Drag Racing Returning to Los Angeles

nhra

GLENDORA, Calif. – official release — The 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Awards Ceremony will return to the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles’ posh Westside on Monday, Nov. 17. NHRA also announced that the entire NHRA Mello Yello Awards Ceremony will be broadcast on the Web at NHRA.com and via NHRA’s

INDYCAR: IndyCar Series Working on Safety to Limit Hand Injuries

04CJ6490-495x297

INDIANAPOLIS – official release — IndyCar photo — IndyCar continues testing and evaluation of three mechanisms that either independently or in unison could be utilized to reduce the incidence of Verizon IndyCar Series driver hand and wrist injuries. James Hinchcliffe drove his No. 27 United Fiber & Data Andretti Autosport car with a steering damper