Kalitta Motorsports threw out a bombshell two days after the Dodge NHRA Nationals at Reading by announcing the termination of 30-year-plus employee Jim Oberhofer.
As he crossed the start-finish line at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, Scott Dixon equaled a record held by the great A.J. Foyt.
The start to the NHRA Countdown to the Championship at the 34th annual Dodge NHRA Nationals, at Maple Grove Raceway, led to a historic win as well as several other important victories.
The Las Vegas Motor Speedway track was hot and slick all weekend. There were around 20 caution flags and two red flags between the three races.
Weather willing, this weekend begins the six-race NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoffs to crown titleholders in Mello Yello’s Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle classes.
This weekend is the close of the Verizon IndyCar Series. It’s Verizon’s last stand as series sponsor – Sonoma Raceway’s finale as the site of the season closer in its now-15 years of hosting the series.
Were it not for Dr. Don Panoz, the IMSA we know and appreciate today as a fan favorite likely wouldn’t be an entity.
Mother Nature stepped in and left her mark on last weekend’s Brickyard races.
When you think about racing, what comes to mind? Is it big stock cars going around an asphalt track for hundreds of miles? Maybe you think of large nitrous vehicles going hundreds of miles an hour down a mile-long drag strip? How about racing on two wheels on a treacherous wooded trail?
Newly-named 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year Robert Wickens is continuing to undergo surgeries related to his devastating accident at Pocono Raceway last month.