Tag Archive: Fontana

Jun 25

Downforce to compensate for forecast high temps

The rear wing mainplane angle must be set between 0 degrees and -10.5 degrees for the 250-lap race

Marco Andretti and Helio CastronevesThe superspeedway aerodynamic configuration for the MAVTV 500 on June 27 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., will remain as written in the Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 23

Kyle Busch wins thrilling Auto Club 400

Busch holds off Kyle Larson in heart-pounding final laps for victory

NASCAR - Auto Club 400 - Kyle Busch Kyle Busch avoided a myriad of tire issues among the field to hold on and grab his second-straight Auto Club 400 win at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 17

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Auto Club 400

There have been 24 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Auto Club Speedway

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at some of the top statistical performers at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. going into the Auto Club 400 on March 23. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 03

The second episode of the new internet television program for American Formula F racing has been released.

F1600 In Focus – Second Episode Released

The episode, produced by MathisenMedia and supported by F1600 FF engine manufacturer Honda Performance Development, features 23 minutes of video from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series at Road Atlanta and Lime Rock Park, the Pacific Formula F1600 Series at Buttonwillow and Fontana, and the SCCA Majors at Road America. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 16

Tagliani’s race-leading run ends early in Fontana

Drama, intrigue, excitement: Ryan Hunter-Reay grabs title

Tagliani race FontanaMAVTV 500The 2012 IZOD IndyCar season finale came to a close only a few laps too soon as Alex Tagliani and his Barracuda Racing crew battled for the lead. With less than 25 laps remaining in the 500-mile MAVTV 500 race, a mechanical issue ended the day for the No. 98 car. Just before the incident, Tagliani had fought his way to the front of the field.

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Sep 14

Mike Conway steps down for IndyCar season finale at Fontana

Wade Cunningham will replace him for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar

Wade Cunningham2012-07-07 TorontoIndy Gail 138AJ Foyt Racing announced today that Wade Cunningham will replace Mike Conway in the No. 14 ABC Supply Honda for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar race this weekend at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 12

David Ostella to take Ironman to Auto Club Speedway

Canadian driver to race with superhero speed at Superspeedway

David OstellaAuto Club Speedway is just a short distance from Hollywood making it an appealing “on location” for producers. Movies like the Bucket List and the 2000 adaptation of Charlie’s Angels have taken the Fontana track to the silver screen. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 25

Patrick “nervous” about NASCAR return

 Danica Patrick gets back in the NASCAR saddle this weekend

Danica Patrick is looking forward to her NASCAR return at New Hampshire Speedway this weekend, although she admits to being nervous about this weekend after being away from the Nationwide Series for more than three months. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 16

Kal-Guard Grand Prix to launch new Prokart Challenge south season

Superkarts! USA flagship region first to unveil new class structure during January 30 event at CalSpeed

Now entering its sixth season, the ProKart Challenge South program will kick off the 2010 Superkarts! USA regional racing schedule at the end of the month with the running of the inaugural ‘Kal-Gard Grand Prix of Fontana’ at the CalSpeed Karting facility, located on the grounds of the Auto Club Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 23

Matt Kenseth victorious in Auto Club 500 (+photo & result)

No doubt this time…

For the the fourth time in the Nascar history, a driver wins the first two races of the season.

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Feb 18

Richard Petty Motorsports California Speedway preview

It turned out Elliott Sadler lost Sunday’s Daytona 500 by a half lap

When rain fell seconds after Matt Kenseth made the pass for the victory. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 02

Patrick Carpentier Richmond International Raceway preview

No. 10 Valvoline Dodge Charger

Patrick Carpentier continued his quest toward winning rookie of the year after an 18th place run at California Speedway. The Quebec-native earned rookie of the race honors for the sixth time this season. He now sits third in the rookie standings. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 01

Fontana: Victory for Johnson, nice comeback for Carpentier (+ results)

For the Pepsi 500

Jimmie Johnson was unbeatable all week-end in Fontana where the NASCAR drivers took part of the Pepsi 500. Read the rest of this entry »


Aug 27

The Golden Arches seek win in the Golden State

The team has made significant progress since the start of the season

Elliott Sadler and the No. 19 McDonald’s Dodge team are packing their bags and heading out west in search of their first win of the 2008 season. Read the rest of this entry »


Aug 27

Chase Miller pilots the No. 9 Ragu Dodge Charger in Fontana

Chase Miller is making his 10th NASCAR Nationwide Series start of the 2008 season

On Saturday night at the 2-mile racetrack in Fontana, Calif. Read the rest of this entry »


Aug 27

Patrick Carpentier Fontana California preview

No. 10 Sears Auto Center/Valvoline Dodge Charger

2008-08-22_229Patrick Carpentier has lapped the 2-mile oval in Fontana Calif. at over 230 mph many times during his career driving open wheel cars. Read the rest of this entry »