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Rookie Mark Drennan Takes the Win in Wet and Wild Watkins Glen Mazda MX-5 Cup Race

Rookie Mark Drennan Takes the Win in Wet and Wild Watkins Glen Mazda MX-5 Cup Race

Spec Miata Champion Scores His First Series Win in the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires WATKINS GLEN, NY (May 14, 2016) – Thirty-nine cars took to the Watkins Glen International circuit on Saturday afternoon for the first professional race at the newly repaved track in pouring rai ... Continue reading

Road America's Race Season is Almost Here!

Road America's Race Season is Almost Here!

THE 2016 RACE SEASON AT ROAD AMERICA IS ALMOST HERE! ELKHART LAKE, Wis., March 30, 2016 - The 2016 race season is almost underway, and there is certainly a lot to look forward to at America's National Park of Speed! In the offseason, quite a bit has changed, Road America broke ground on a new retail and visitors' cente ... Continue reading

Ferrari Club of America Partners with Risi Competizione for 2016 Season

Ferrari Club of America Partners with Risi Competizione for 2016 Season

Risi Competizione announced their partnership with the Ferrari Club of America (FCA) for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship racing season. The Ferrari Club of America is the largest Ferrari owners club in the world, officially recognized by Enzo Ferrari himself in 1963. Since then, what was a group of eig ... Continue reading

Road America Exhibits at the Chicago Auto Show

Road America Exhibits at the Chicago Auto Show

for a floor plan, list of displays and more show information. ... Continue reading

Brashear, Childress, Gabelich, Ganassi, McClelland, Posey, Sweikert To Be Inducted Into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

Brashear, Childress, Gabelich, Ganassi, McClelland, Posey, Sweikert To Be Inducted Into Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 29, 2016) – The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) announced its 28th class of inductees today at Daytona International Speedway, continuing a long-standing tradition of honoring legendary figures from a wide variety of racing disciplines. The seven-person class of 2016 inductees ... Continue reading

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Induction Sponsor

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Induction Sponsor

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations As Presenting Sponsor for Annual Induction Ceremony Three-year partnership to begin with June 29 induction at Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2015) – The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announced today that Bridgestone A ... Continue reading

Santa Monica's Racing History Relived!

Santa Monica's Racing History Relived!

stokescommunications FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2015 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~ SANTA MONICA HISTORY MUSEUM SANTA MONICA ROAD RACES, RELIVED For immediate release Event contact per ... Continue reading

2015 Dodge Challenger SXT Review By Larry Nutson - The Auto Channel

2015 Dodge Challenger SXT Review By Larry Nutson - The Auto Channel

2015 Dodge Challenger SXT Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

2014 Ferrari 458 (HOT) Review - Not Your Average Italian Speciale

2014 Ferrari 458 (HOT) Review - Not Your Average Italian Speciale

By Nicholas Frankl Senior Editor and F1 correspondent The Auto Channel Maranello, Italy June 2014; Ferrari, in true and tested form, recently introduced a “hot” version of the 458. The “speciale” is both lighter and more powerful than the “ordinary” 458, packed with even more technological ... Continue reading

A Hat-Trick of Chevrolet Performance Models

A Hat-Trick of Chevrolet Performance Models

By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, New York Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_6636) About fifty miles west from our Nation’s Capital situated in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains are some wonderful and scenic driving roads that provide the opportunity to experience cars that are intended to be driven hard. A beauti ... Continue reading

Michael Lewis Prepares For Historic Road America

Michael Lewis Prepares For Historic Road America

Historic Road America LThis race season, Michael Lewis has competed on some of America's historic road courses, and this week features another stellar track as the 2014 IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama will visit Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Michael Lewis seeks another podium finish as the Com ... Continue reading

Albatec To Field One 208 For World RX Of Sweden

Albatec To Field One 208 For World RX Of Sweden

Albatec Racing will run just one two-litre, 16v Albatec Peugeot 208 for Jacques Villeneuve in round five of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in Sweden this weekend (5&6 July). Despite the team's best efforts, the Lochfoot-based squad has faced an uphill struggle to repair Jacques' exten ... Continue reading

Road America Unveils Plans for New Thunder Village

Road America Unveils Plans for New Thunder Village

Many of today's modern racetracks have everything the average racing enthusiast is looking for including new concession choices, entertainment venues, new corporate suites and even active garage areas where fans can watch their favorite teams and drivers or grab an occasional autograph. What most racetracks don't typic ... Continue reading

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