Archive for September 18th, 2006
The following is a statement from Richard Childress, president and CEO of Richard Childress Racing (RCR), regarding allegations in the media after the Sept. 19 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series race at New Hampshire International Speedway that two of RCR’s teams had manipulated the rules:
Melbourne Herald Sun, Australia – Back to the drawing board, and Valentino Rossi was the first to have a go with the re-worked gloop. Ah well, back … Read More…
Patrick featured in Newsweek article: IndyCar Series star Danica Patrick is featured in the Sept. 25 issue of Newsweek as one of 20 powerful women who describe how they got where they are and where they hope to go to next.
Digital Orchid, IndyCar Series, Indianapolis Motor Speedway To Provide Mobile Content To Fans: The IndyCar® Series, Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Digital Orchid, a leading provider in the development and distribution of real-time wireless applications for major sports and entertainment brands, today announced a wireless partnership that will bring IndyCar Series, Indy Pro Series™, Indianapolis Motor [...]
While Montoya apparently cannot do any official testing until his McLaren contract ends on Oct. 22 – unless DaimlerChrysler executives can resolve things – some people in the NASCAR garage say they wouldn’t be surprised if Montoya is already testing a stock car somewhere anonymously, given the long learning curve ahead.
Guardian Unlimited, UK – … possibility of next year’s race being scrubbed from the calendar as well as Turkey losing rounds of the FIA-sanctioned rally and touring car world championships … Read More… The Herald, UK – Paul O’Neill, a British Touring Car driver, really will drive a car powered by sugar in the final [...]
WhoWon.com, NE – 4 hours ago… Next up, there’s Alex Shanks. Alex is a two-time Midwest Sprint Car Series champion and he is out there looking to three-peat in that series. … Read More… Motorsport.com, Canada – Sep 17, 2006OWATONNA, Minn. (September 16, 2006) — South Dakota’s Eric Lutz posted his first career American Sprint [...]
Dodge executives have joined Ford in unexpectedly withdrawing plans for a new NASCAR engine for 2007, Dodge’s Mike Accavitti, the company’s new racing boss, said yesterday.
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(GMM) Toyota says it ‘expects’ to sign Super Aguri’s Franck Montagny as the team’s third driver in 2007.
(GMM) Michael Schumacher has no plans to stop earning a lot of money, according to the retiring Ferrari driver’s long time manager.
(GMM) Fernando Alonso says he decided to switch to McLaren for the 2007 season because of uncertainty about Renault’s future in F1.