Tag Archive: Homestead-Miami Speedway

Nov 19

Martin Truex Jr. Wins 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship

Jones Takes Sunoco Rookie of the Year; Toyota Captures Manufacturers’ Title

NASCAR Monster Energy logoFollowing a long and winding road, Martin Truex Jr. finally owns the biggest prize in motorsports. The driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota capped off a dominant season in fitting fashion –by capturing the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship with a stirring victory in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Jan 14

Claman DeMelo makes his return to the FWT in shifter and DD2.

Goodwood/Intrepid heads to Florida

Zachary Claman DeMelo Goodwood Kartways kicks off its international race programme this weekend as the team has set up at Homestead Karting for the opening rounds of the 2017 Florida Winter Tour.

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Nov 16

Special Edition Championship 4 News & Notes – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Homestead-Miami Speedway

In anticipation of Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series logo Tony Stewart, in his last appearance this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, is the only driver in series history to win at the famed 1.5-mile speedway in his first appearance (1999).

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Nov 14

Joey Logano wins at Phoenix; Kyle Busch also advances

Joey Logano earned a return trip to the Championship 4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway after a year’s absence

Kyle Busch will head to the South Florida track to try to defend his 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title as well. And Kevin Harvick won’t be competing for the title for the first time since NASCAR debuted its elimination Chase format in 2014. Needing a victory to advance, as it turned out, Harvick finished fourth in Sunday’s Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 31

Johnson scores ninth Martinsville win, advances to Championship 4

Mr. Martinsville is back – and with him, a realistic shot at a record-tying NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship

Winless at the .526-mile short track since the spring race of 2013, Jimmie Johnson ended his “drought” on Sunday with a victory in the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 and earned a berth in the Championship 4 race, set for Nov. 20 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 29

Formula Three race winner Lance Stroll to make sports car debut with Ford Chip Ganassi Gacing

Single-seater series multi-champion to race Ford EcoBoost Prototype in Rolex 24 At Daytona

Lance Stroll Lance Stroll will make his sports car and 24 hour race debut when the Canadian competes in the Rolex 24 At Daytona with Ford Chip Ganassi Racing next month (30-31 Jan).

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Dec 03

Ford GT program reunites championship winning pairing of Hand, Muller

 Hand will be joined by Dirk Muller in the No. 66 Ford GT, joining new teammates Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe in the No. 67 entry.

Moments before the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season finale, Joey Hand drove the new Ford GT race car underneath a giant American flag during pre-race ceremonies at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Nov 01

Jeff Gordon wins at Martinsville

Yes, Jeff Gordon celebrated his 93rd career victory in the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway

2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winners

Yes, Gordon will compete for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
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Jan 29

Edward Jones ends two day Indy Lights test fastest of all

Carlin driver Edward Jones fastest over two days at Indy Lights test

Edward Jones Edward Jones, driving for Carlin, ended his first two days of Indy Lights testing fastest of an impressive line-up of international drivers at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 13

Exclusive Autosport scores first win of 2015

Canadian Team podiums with McGregor & Clunie at SCCA Majors  

Exclusive Autosport logo Exclusive Autosport, the North American Spectrum factory team, kick started its 2015 on-track campaign with a victory for Canada’s Thomas McGregor. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 10

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Ford EcoBoost 400

There have been 176 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races among eight tracks in Florida.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at the Championship 4 in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and beyond at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida going into the Ford EcoBoost 400 on November 16. ESPN’s coverage begins at 2 p.m. (ET) and the race is scheduled for 3 p.m. (ET). Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 23

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Almost There: Welcome to The Eliminator Round

NASCAR logo Before we get into the nitty gritty of this storyline-rich round, a quick primer of the Eliminator Round – the final hurdle before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship race at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 11

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Ford EcoBoost 400

There have been 173 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races among eight tracks in Florida.

Ford EcoBoost 400 logoFollowing is a look at some of the top statistical performers at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla. going into the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Nov. 17. ESPN’s coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET and the race is scheduled for 3 p.m.

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Jan 26

IPK North America FWT Palm Beach report

Di Leo was on the podium both days in Florida after a switch to DD2

Marco DiLeo FWT 1Florida Winter Tour logoThe 2013 season is officially underway for IPK North America after the Florida Winter Tour International Rotax Max Challenge began a week ago at Palm Beach International Raceway. With drivers competing in five Rotax classes, a young IPK North America squad was quick from the first test sessions of the week and gained valuable experience for its drivers while making podium trips on both days of the event. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 18

Brad Keselowski wins 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship (updated)

Owner also celebrates as First-Time Series Champion

2011-02-19_00642010-09-19-dimanche-FrancoisGobeil.zipBrad Keselowski won the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship today at Homestead-Miami Speedway, earning owner Roger Penske’s first title in NASCAR’s premier series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 14

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Championship Sunday: It’s Not Over Yet

Homestead-Miami Speedway logoNASCAR logoTrite, perhaps, but true: It isn’t over until it’s over. That’s the feeling as two competitors – one a relative newcomer, the other a five-time champion – settle the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 13

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Ford EcoBoost 400

There have been 170 NASCAR Sprint Cup races in Florida

Homestead-Miami Speedway logoNASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesA look at some of the top statistical performers at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida going into the Ford EcoBoost 400 on Nov. 18.

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Jul 18

Inside Motorcycles sweetens Amateur Sport Bike pot

A one-day tuition certificate for the Penguin Roadracing School

Inside Motorcycles logoMopar CSBK logoThe winner of this year’s Inside Motorcycles Amateur Sport Bike National Championship will get to go back to school. The magazine has announced that it will include a one-day tuition certificate for the Penguin Roadracing School as part of the prize to the champion in the series, which is part of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 20

NASCAR announces date, location for NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2012 Postseason Awards Shows

Miami Beach to again host championship celebration

NASCAR Nationwide SeriesNASCAR CAMPING WORLD Truck SeriesThe combined NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Awards will return to South Florida for 2012 and be held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, located in the heart of South Beach. The event is scheduled for Monday, November 19, following the Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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May 21

Ford highlights EcoBoost brand by renaming NASCAR championship races

Homestead-Miami Speedway to again host season finales, now with new race names

Ford EcoBoost 400 logoHomestead-Miami Speedway logoFord Motor Company and Homestead-Miami Speedway today announced that NASCAR’s season-ending championship races in South Florida will be named the Ford EcoBoost 200, Ford EcoBoost 300 and Ford EcoBoost 400 for 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

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