The rolling hills of Pennsylvania in the Northern United States hold a mysterious secret buried deep under Laurel Ridge. This highly classified test site is re-writing the textbooks on aerodynamic development. The construction of the site took place in 2003 and rumours of existence first surfaced a year later. Rumours of an abandoned highway tunnel [...]
When a race fan thinks of Florida’s Daytona International Speedway, his or her first thoughts are of stock car racing. After all, the storied super speedway is the home of the Daytona 500, NASCAR’s crown jewel – “The Great American Race”. But within the confines of the 2.5-mile, high-banked, tri-oval track is a road course, [...]
NASCAR driver Tony “SMOKE” Stewart swapped rides with Formula One pilot Lewis “THE BOSS” Hamilton. Great bit with totally different types of cars and technology.
NASCAR driver Michael Waltrip completes his Le Mans test last weekend in a Ferrari F430 for the AF Course team and is looking forward for that famous weekend at La Sarthe. Have to admit, it’s really cool when other drivers from other series understand the importance of this famous race. To find out how he [...]
Ten years after NASCAR’s most enduring legend died in a crash on the final lap of the 2001 Daytona 500, Diego Mejia collects the thoughts of friends, rivals and famous fans of The Intimidator – Dale Earnhardt Just as Formula 1 passed into darkness for a time after May 1, 1994, when Ayrton Senna was [...]
It’s the Fourth of July weekend, kids. Emergency rooms all across the country are preparing for a myriad of alcohol, barbecue and fireworks related injuries, and coolers everywhere are stocked with the least expensive alcoholic beverages possible. Goodyear is jumping into the celebration by changing the sidewall design of its tires used in all three [...]
Wal-Mart is in deep discussions with NASCAR team and league officials about a wide-ranging deal that has both sponsorship and licensing implications and could see the retail giant sponsor Hendrick Motorsports or another Sprint Cup team. Senior-level Wal-Mart executives were guests of NASCAR at the May 22 Sprint All-Star Race in Charlotte and returned a [...]