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Kid Rock to perform pre-race concert at Daytona 500 (The Associated Press)

FILE - This May 2, 2013, file photo shows Kid Rock speaking during the funeral for country music star George Jones at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tenn. Kid Rock will perform a pre-race concert at the Daytona 500 in February. Daytona International Speedway said Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, he will play several hits as well as new single

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kid Rock will perform a pre-race concert at the Daytona 500 in February.


Posted on 19 December 2014 @ 3:58 pm

Wallace signs with Roush Fenway for Xfinity Series in 2015 (The Associated Press)

Darrell Wallace Jr. celebrates after winning the NASCAR Trucks series auto race, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. has signed a deal with Roush Fenway Racing and will drive the No. 6 Ford in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.


Posted on 18 December 2014 @ 10:43 pm

Sprint to end NASCAR sponsorship after 2016 season (The Associated Press)

FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2012, file photo, workers paint a logo on the grass near the front stretch during preparation for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race in Concord, N.C. Sprint informed NASCAR it won't extend title sponsorship of the top Sprint Cup Series beyond its current contract, which expires after the 2016 season.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sprint informed NASCAR it won’t extend title sponsorship of the top Sprint Cup Series beyond its current contract, which expires after the 2016 season.


Posted on 16 December 2014 @ 11:15 pm

NASCAR driver Vickers undergoes heart surgery (The Associated Press)

Brian Vickers looks on before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR driver Brian Vickers underwent surgery to repair a hole in his heart for a second time, and the recovery period will cause him to miss the start of the 2015 season.


Posted on 15 December 2014 @ 8:56 pm

Ganassi and Harry Scott to field 1 Xfinity entry (The Associated Press)

Kyle Larson smiles as he sits on the wall after the NASCAR Nationwide series auto race qualification in Homestead, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Chip Ganassi and Harry Scott Jr. have teamed up to field one car in NASCAR’s Xfinity Series next season.


Posted on 11 December 2014 @ 6:03 pm

Kevin Harvick named Driver of the Year (The Associated Press)

Kevin Harvick poses with his championship ring during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto racing awards at Wynn Las Vegas Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick has been named Driver of the Year by a panel of broadcasters and journalists.


Posted on 11 December 2014 @ 4:43 pm

NASCAR driver Kyle Busch has surgery on left foot (The Associated Press)

Kyle Busch pauses in the garage area during a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race practice session at Phoenix International Raceway Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Avondale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch underwent successful surgery on his left foot Thursday at a Charlotte, North Carolina hospital.


Posted on 11 December 2014 @ 3:53 pm


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Robin Miller’s Mailbag for February 5

IndyCar vs. F1 speeds, how to spice up practice days, sports car vs. IndyCar engine specs and more.

Posted on 5 February 2014 @ 7:18 am

IndyCar: Conway, Carpenter team test at Sebring

Mike Conway and Ed Carpenter Racing took part in a team test day at Sebring International Raceway this week in company with Chevrolet engineers.

Posted on 4 February 2014 @ 8:49 pm

IndyCar adds technical expertise to Olympic bobsled effort

Former Panther Racing engineer David Cripps and Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing co-owner Bobby Rahal have played a role in getting Team USA into medal contention.

Posted on 4 February 2014 @ 8:43 pm

IndyCar: Chevy, Honda weigh in on 2014 car counts

An active off-season has seen most IndyCar seats filled before the New Year, but a few cars and at least one team have yet to fall into the category of confirmed programs. RACER spoke with the two men responsible for providing the paddock with engines to get an accurate count on what the March 30 season opener will look like.

Posted on 4 February 2014 @ 6:05 pm

VIDEO: Sonoma Raceway’s Steve Page on 2014 IndyCar plans

Sonoma Raceway president Steve Page talks about the track’s 2014 IndyCar Series race, which will mark the 10th consecutive year that the track has hosted the series.

Posted on 3 February 2014 @ 5:57 pm

IndyCar: Bourdais bringing new attitude to KV

A variety of adjectives have been used to describe the demeanor and working habits of four-time Champ Car champion Sebastien Bourdais, but with a new opportunity to lead the KV Racing IndyCar team this season, the Florida-based Frenchman says he’s ready to put the past behind him and make a fresh start.

Posted on 3 February 2014 @ 5:12 pm

IndyCar: Rahal expands technical department

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing continues to bolster its technical department in an effort to rebound from a disappointing 2013 season, signing John Dick to serve as RLLR’s technical director.

Posted on 30 January 2014 @ 4:43 pm

Formula 1 - Great Britain

Vergne joins Ferrari as test driver

Jean-Eric Vergne will join Ferrari as their test driver for the 2015 season, the Italian team have announced.

Vergne will work on car development in the Ferrari simulator, operating alongside the team’s newly appointed test and third driver Esteban Gutierrez

Posted on 19 December 2014 @ 4:46 pm

Sochi presented with 2014 Race Promoters’ Trophy

The success of this year’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix was formally recognised on Friday when Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Dmitry Kozak, received the 2014 Race Promoters’ Trophy from Bernie Ecclestone, CEO of the Formula One group, in a special ceremony at the Sochi Autodrom

Posted on 19 December 2014 @ 4:10 pm

CVC appoints Directors to the Board of the Formula One Group

CVC, the controlling shareholder of the Formula One Group, today announces three appointments to the Board of the Formula One Group.

Luca di Montezemolo and Paul Walsh have been appointed as Non Executive Directors, with effect from 1st January 2015

Posted on 18 December 2014 @ 4:15 pm

F1 ® stars get behind the lens for Zoom charity auction

Formula One racing’s drivers, team principals and boss Bernie Ecclestone have joined together in their support of the 2015 annual Zoom charity auction. Held in association with Nikon, it is the third running of the event in aid of London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity.

Throughout a memorable and tense 2014 season, the stars of the sport were each asked to take a photograph that represented a snapshot of their world

Posted on 18 December 2014 @ 2:37 pm

Horner: We have to up our game to catch Mercedes in 2015

Christian Horner admits Red Bull must make strides over the winter if they are to take on Mercedes in 2015.

Though Daniel Ricciardo raced to three victories for Red Bull during the 2014 campaign, the Milton Keynes-based team were never able to fully challenge Mercedes’ dominance as the Silver Arrows swept to 18 poles, 16 wins and both the drivers’ and constructors’ titles

Posted on 18 December 2014 @ 12:42 pm

Winner of the F1 ® Connectivity Innovation Prize announced

Tata Communications, a leading provider of A New World of Communications™, today unveils the Grand Prize winner of the inaugural F1 Connectivity Innovation Prize. The jury, which included the 2014 FIA Formula One World Champion and Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton and F1 commentator Martin Brundle, delivered its final verdict announcing a four-man British team as winners of the Grand Prize.

Posted on 18 December 2014 @ 12:15 pm

Fry and Tombazis exit amid Ferrari restructure – updated

New Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene has announced a shake-up of the Italian squad’s management, designed to provide ‘a flat structure and clear assignment of responsibilities’.

The changes include the departure of engineering director Pat Fry and chief designer Nikolas Tombazis

Posted on 17 December 2014 @ 3:33 pm


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