Apr 12

‘Les 50 Tours Can-Am’ to Headline August NASCAR week-end at the Grand Prix De Trois-Rivières

Jeffrey Earnhardt to race in Trois-Rivières

Les 50 Tours Can-Am logo BRP (TSX: DOO) announced today that it will serve as the title sponsor for the August Weekend NASCAR Pinty’s Series race at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières (GP3R). The race, scheduled for Sunday, August 14, 2016 will be named ‘Les 50 Tours Can-Am’.

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Aug 25

Justin Wilson 1978-2015

Driver succumbs to injury sustained in Aug. 23 race

Justin Wilson

INDYCAR announced that driver Justin Wilson, who enjoyed success in multiple motorsports series during a two-decade professional career, died today from a head injury sustained in the Verizon IndyCar Series race Aug. 23 at Pocono Raceway. He was 37. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 03

Allmendinger, No. 47 car to skip Sprint Unlimited

JTG Daugherty Racing focused on 36 Sprint Cup Series points races

AJ AllmendingerAJ Allmendinger, who earned his first career victory and berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup in 2014, will not compete in the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway (Feb. 14, 8 p.m. ET, FOX). Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Action Express Racing wins Third segment, prototype lead tied at 18-Hour mark of Patrón Endurance Cup at Rolex 24

PC-Leading CORE autosport captures Third consecutive segment

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo Joao Barbosa leapfrogged three competitors shortly before the end of the 18th hour of the 53rd Rolex 24 At Daytona due to quick work by the Action Express pit crew. That enabled the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Corvette DP co-driven by Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien Bourdais to win the five points for leading the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup at the 18-hour mark. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Plumb Brothers co-drive to Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge win

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular AJ Allmendinger leads final Rolex 24 Practice

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo Brothers Matt and Hugh Plumb co-drove the Rum Bum Racing Porsche 911 to victory in Friday’s BMW Performance 200 at Daytona International Speedway, the season-opening race for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

Talk about a view from the top

Saturday at Daytona International Speedway was all about summits

Action Express Racing drivers at Rolex 24 Defending Champions Barbosa, Fittipaldi, Bourdais experience DAYTONA rising first-hand. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

AJ Allmendinger, Honda-Powered Ligier to top of charts In Session 4

Werner, BMW Z4 quickest In GTLM field

AJ Allmendinger Ligier 60 - photo IMSA Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian showed up to the Roar Before the Rolex 24 with a new package, but the team’s new No. 60 Honda-powered Ligier JS P2 showed the speed that led Michael Shank Racing to victory in the Rolex 24 At Daytona in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

May 06

Alex Tagliani to compete in two NASCAR Nationwide Series races for Team Penske

Tagliani to compete for Penske in two NASCAR Nationwide races

No-22 Team Penske Ford Mustang Discount Tire NASCAR Nationwide car Accomplished road racer Alex Tagliani will drive the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang for Team Penske in two 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series road course races. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

NASCAR has reinstated driver AJ Allmendinger upon his successful completion of NASCAR’s Substance Abuse Policy Road to Recovery Program

NASCAR reinstates driver AJ Allmendinger

NASCAR logoAJ AllmendingerAllmendinger had been indefinitely suspended from NASCAR on July 24 for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

AJ Allmendinger indefinitely suspended from NASCAR competition

For violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy

AJ AllmendingerNASCAR logoAJ Allmendinger, driver of the No. 22 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, has been suspended indefinitely from NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body’s substance abuse policy.

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Jul 08

Driver AJ Allmendinger temporarily suspended from NASCAR competition

NASCAR substance abuse policy

AJ AllmendingerNASCAR logoDriver AJ Allmendinger has been temporarily suspended from NASCAR competition based upon notification of a positive “A” test NASCAR received from the Medical Review Officer as stated in Section 19-11B (6,7) of the NASCAR Substance Abuse Policy. Pursuant to the rule book, Allmendinger has the opportunity to request within the next 72 hours that his “B” sample be tested.

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Jun 08

Drivers anticipating excitement Sunday at repaved Pocono

Fast laps surpassed during each test session

Pocono Raceway logoNASCAR logoSpeed – and plenty of it – was the buzz word at Pocono Raceway during the second of two days of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series testing at the newly-paved 2.5-mile triangular-shaped track as teams prepare for Sunday’s Pocono 400 Presented by #NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Bond Auto to sponsor American-Canadian Tour Invitational at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

The Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational will be part of “The Magic Mile’s” short track Saturday Showdown during the SYLVANIA 300 weekend.

Bond Auto Parts logo NHMS LogoThey provide the parts that create a winning ride and now they’ll be there in victory lane no matter who wins the American-Canadian Tour race on Saturday, September 22.

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Feb 01

Riley Technologies DPG3 dominates Daytona with 8th consecutive win

Moves past Porsche record with consecutive chassis wins

Riley Technologies DPG3 2012 Rolex 24 at Daytona Riley Technologies logoYou only get one chance to make a first impression, and the all-new Riley Technologies MK XXVI DPG3 nailed it this weekend by dominating the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Jan 29

Michael Shank Racing wins the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona

In his ninth try at winning North America’s most prestigious sports car race

Michael Shank Racing 2012 Daytona 24 WinRolex 24 At DaytonaTeam owner Michael Shank put his faith in a stock car driver. And that driver – A.J. Allmendinger – put in three grueling hours at the wheel of the No. 60 Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Ford/Riley Daytona Prototype to win the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Final hours of Rolex 24 heading toward DP battle

Between Shank and Ganassi Teams

Rolex 24 Hours Sunrise 2012-01-29Rolex 24 At DaytonaAfter 18 hours of racing in the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona, the stage was set for a final, six-hour battle between the No. 60 LiveOn.com Ford/Riley from Michael Shank Racing and the No. 01 TELMEX/Target BMW/Riley from Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates for overall honors. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Polesitting teams lead at halfway mark of exciting Rolex 24

Halfway through the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona things were still trending in the direction of it being anybody’s race

Grand-Am Rolex 24 Hours Mid-RaceRolex 24 At DaytonaAt the 12-hour mark, nine different leaders had paced the field with the defending race and series champion No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley Daytona Prototype of Chip Ganassi Racing and its sister No. 02 Target BMW/Riley dominating large portions. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 22

NASCAR’s ‘silly season’ takes crazy to higher level

Active offseason produces staggering 34 personnel moves across three series
NASCAR logo2011-02-20_0428Eleven years ago, the NASCAR race team then known as Roush Racing made an announcement of a sponsor change on its flagship No. 6 car. Valvoline was leaving, and the Roush organization had struck a megabucks deal with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer to advertise a certain little blue pill on the hood of its vehicle beginning the following season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

GRAND-AM: Tracy joins Doran for Rolex 24

Open-wheel star rounds out lineup in team’s No. 77 Doran Dallara-Ford

2011-07-08I - Toronto Indy - Friday 233Rolex 24 at Daytona 2012 logoOpen-wheel superstar Paul Tracy has joined the list of luminaries set to compete in the most anticipated road race in North American sports car history, the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Day 1 Roar Before The Rolex 24

Allmendinger ready to run for Rolex again with Shank Racing

Daytona International Speedway AJ Allmendinger DallaraThe Roar Before The Rolex 24, the three-day test session for the historic 50th  Anniversary of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 28-29, kicked off on Friday at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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