Motorcycle racing has lost a great one. RIP to MotoGP and WorldSBK champ Nicky Hayden.
In an effort to respond to investors’ growing unease about the U.S. automaker’s stock price and prospects, Ford Motor Company announced today that James Hackett, who heads its unit developing self-driving cars, will be the company’s new chief executive officer going forward.
The warriors of NASCAR returned home this weekend to find out who would be named a motorsports All-Star.
Repeat victories were all the rage at this weekend’s 29th Annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals, presented by Minties, at Heartland Park Topeka.
After finding a touch of excitement last weekend at Talladega Superspeedway, the drama continued this weekend at the 1.5-mile tri-oval of Kansas Speedway.
“The Dean” of WIR’s ¼-mile late model division, Pete Berken, who once held court as a sportsman champion in both the 1970’s and 80’s, is now doing his part is to keep late model racing alive and affordable on the smaller oval.
After turning off most fans this season due to a lack of excitement, NASCAR seemed to find a spark this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.
At the seventh event of 24 on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing series schedule, two NHRA champions would drive their way back to Winner’s Circle.
After a week that left fans questioning the future of NASCAR following the retirement announcement by the sport’s most popular driver, the young guns did their part to prove that the excitement hasn’t fizzled out during this weekend’s events at Richmond International Raceway.
One of the most popular races in the area didn’t disappoint, as one victor took down a points-leader as well as an eight-time season champion to pick up his first Wally of the 2017 season, while another claimed his second Funny Car victory of the season.