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Socal Race Tracks
September 25, 2020

Socal Race Tracks

Join our first ever Spartan Happy Hour heat and take on the mountain in the late afternoon. Be prepared to hike in the dark and bring your headlamp. Finishers of this one of a kind heat will receive an extra beer voucher to enjoy your Happy Hour in style. All racers starting at 1:00pm are required to show a headlamp at the start line. Failure to have a light…

Limerock Track
September 21, 2020

Limerock Track

Being a Grand Tourer racer is not for the faint of heart. Your ordinary sports car has been retrofitted under the hood to exist as a speed-demon. Pedal to the floor, maneuvering around a track at speeds up to 200 miles an hour causes different states of gravity to be experienced by the driver’s body. With g-forces coming at you from unusual angles, making hairpin…

Race Tracks in New england
September 17, 2020

Race Tracks in New england

The Big Game just got a lot more interesting for a pair of race tracks in the Speedway Motorsports, Inc. family. New Hampshire Motor Speedway s executive vice president and general manager David McGrath and Atlanta Motor Speedway s president and general manager Ed Clark have put everything from lobster and peaches to premium race tickets on the line for the…

Dirt Track at lowes
September 12, 2020

Dirt Track at lowes

When more than 150 competitors and thousands of fans return for the World of Outlaws World Finals, Nov. 6-8, they ll be welcomed with new North Carolina red clay at the lightning-fast, fourth-tenths-mile oval. Track officials resurfaced the facility over the summer in preparation for the three biggest nights on dirt to ensure more thrilling racing and improve…

Drag Racing Tracks Near me
September 4, 2020

Drag Racing Tracks Near me

By Daniel Rose Special to TravelWisconsin.com Wisconsin isn’t just filled with an abundance of sparkling lakes and beautiful state parks. If roaring engines, speeding vehicles and hairpin turns are what you’re looking for, then this list of five exciting Wisconsin race tracks is for you. Different tracks offer a different racing experience, so be sure to check…

Race Track San Francisco
August 31, 2020

Race Track San Francisco

On November 28, 1895, the Pacific Coast Jockey Club opened the Ingleside Racetrack, just off the Ocean Road (now Ocean Avenue.) Mostly rural Ocean Road was considered out of town in those days and a horse racing track fit right in with the other gambling operations in the vicinity. There was a dog track, a shooting range, and a number of roadhouses along the…

Short Track Racing News
July 18, 2020

Short Track Racing News

By: Pete Pistone - @PPistone | MRN.com on April 27, 2017 | 9:45 A.M. EST There s a reason Richmond has built the reputation of being called The Action Track and drivers are looking forward to another dose of short track competition this weekend. (Photo: Getty Images) Share: Richmond International Raceway offers a second straight weekend of short-track racing…

Where is the Bristol Race Track?
May 15, 2020

Where is the Bristol Race Track?

NASCAR drivers, industry members, and fans give their take on Colossus TV during the Food City 500 weekend. Continue In this update from the Colossus TV blog, we take you from start to finish in this amazing journey from a dream to reality Continue See video screens being isntalled on all four sides of Colossus TV! Continue The world s largest outdoor center-hung…

Open Track Day florida
May 3, 2020

Open Track Day florida

Veteran corner worker Robert Hoffstetter was struck by an out of control Yamaha R1 at a Florida Track Days event on Sunday at Palm Beach International Raceway, according to reports. Hoffstetter was transported via helicopter to St. Mary s Medical Center in nearby West Palm Beach, but he passed away from the injuries he sustained. Track officials say that the…

CT Race Tracks
April 25, 2020

CT Race Tracks

The owner of a Connecticut short track was arrested this week for his part in a human-trafficking ring in which young men with mental illnesses were brought to him and paid for sex acts, local station News 8 reported. NASCAR dropped the sanctions for its regional touring series at the track soon after. The dropped NASCAR sanctions, effective immediately, include…

Independence Iowa Race Track
April 9, 2020

Independence Iowa Race Track

A Progressive Community Independence is a dynamic, growing community in scenic Northeast Iowa. It has small town appeal with many conveniences of a larger city. Independence is a progressive community offering great opportunities and amenities for people of all ages while preserving a fascinating history. In the last eight years, a new junior/senior high school…

Race Tracks in bay Area
March 4, 2020

Race Tracks in bay Area

**New improvements to the track in October 2016 include the lightning fast clay oval has had the front stretch brought closer to the grandstands, something many fans have asked for since it debuted in 2013. A new flag stand has been built to go along with the new scoreboard that debuted in July 2016. The track has gone from 3/8 of a mile to 4/10 of a mile with…

Track Race Days
February 29, 2020

Track Race Days

The primary goal in the final two days before a race is to prime the body to perform at its peak level. This occurs when all the body s systems are functioning as efficiently and effectively as possible. The neuromuscular system is sending signals back and forth quickly between the muscles and brain, muscles are able to activate the maximum percentage of their…

Dirt Track races
January 24, 2020

Dirt Track races

IRacing.com unveiled an exciting new dimension to online motorsports this week with the release of its dirt track racing feature. Modeled with iRacing’s renowned precision and fidelity, more than half a dozen different versions of Legends, Street Stocks, Modifieds, Sprint Cars and some of America’s most iconic dirt tracks including Eldora, Volusia and Williams…

Race Tracks in CT
January 8, 2020

Race Tracks in CT

We are thrilled to be the PRIMARY motorcycle track day provider for Thompson Speedway Motorsports park! A Bit of History Thompson Speedway first opened in May 26, 1940 and will once again feature a roadcourse. When the speedway was less than ten years old, a road course was added to the original speedway that brought an entirely new group of cars and fans as…

Bristol Tennessee Race Track
December 7, 2019

Bristol Tennessee Race Track

They have spent gobs of hours with various companies studying sight lines, checking “every seat in the house to make sure there’s no sight line issues, ” said Rust, the track’s senior director of purchasing and technology. In this vein, they had to use caution with the infield seating. (Infield seating!) “We had to make sure any temporary seat we build doesn’t…

Dirt Track Racing shoes
November 29, 2019

Dirt Track Racing shoes

Spikes are designed to meet the needs of runners of various event disciplines, not merely for runners in one event. It is rare to see a spike that is only compatible for the 400m, 800m, 5m, or any singular race. Spikes are manufactured to fit the needs of athletes who fall into five categories: short sprints, long sprints, middle-distance, long-distance, and…

Weekend Track Day
November 17, 2019

Weekend Track Day

Not long ago, taking your Porsche to the track for a weekend put you in a rather small group of Porsche owners. But over the last ten years the popularity of what might be termed casual motorsports, or non-competitive track days, has exploded in popularity. For many it begins with the relatively tame confines of a parking lot filled with cones and then escalates…

Lime Rock Track Day
November 5, 2019

Lime Rock Track Day

Top: An extension that climbed the hillside was to be part of the track, but the builders ran out of money. The track lay largely unchanged through 1989, when the “John Morton” chicane was installed at the top of the Uphill corner. Morton barely survived a fiery crash after his Nissan GTP car got airborne here while prepping for the 1988 race. The track was repaved…

Types of Race Tracks
November 1, 2019

Types of Race Tracks

NASCAR groups tracks together strictly by size. SHORT TRACK An oval racetrack that is less than 1 mile in length. Bristol Dover Martinsville Phoenix Richmond INTERMEDIATE TRACK An oval that is greater than 1 mile in length, but less than 2 miles in length. Atlanta Charlotte Chicagoland Darlington Homestead Kansas Kentucky Las Vegas New Hampshire Texas SUPERSPEEDWAY…

Sears Point Race Track
October 28, 2019

Sears Point Race Track

From Alameda and Contra Costa Counties: Take I-580 west to I-80 east to I-580 west again toward the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge. Once over bridge take Highway 101 north. Take Highway 37 eastbound. Left at Highway 121. Track is one-quarter mile up on the left. From Los Angeles, Fresno and Stockton Areas: Take I-580 westbound through Dublin and Castro Valley into…

Dirt Track Racing Photos
October 8, 2019

Dirt Track Racing Photos

Panning with the car allowed the focus to stay on the main subject, but by slowing the shutter speed down enough you are still able to get the feeling of speed. You will need to find the right balance between aperture, shutter speed and ISO. If the shutter speed is too fast the car will look like it’s just stopped on the track. If it’s too slow then everything…

Where is Lime Rock Race Track?
September 25, 2019

Where is Lime Rock Race Track?

Most race weekends end on Sunday, making events at Connecticut’s Lime Rock Park somewhat of an anomaly. Currently, they are prohibited from racing on Sundays at all. However, upon petitioning to amend this, the local community fired back by demanding that they take over the regulation of Lime Rock’s activities. While the famed track is privately owned by Skip…

Lime Rock park Race Track
September 9, 2019

Lime Rock park Race Track

The Skip Barber Racing School has filed for bankruptcy, according to documents provided to The Drive, with somewhere between $10 million and $50 million in outstanding liabilities. The school filed a petition for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Monday, according to the copy provided to The Drive. The most…

Charlotte Dirt Track Schedule
September 5, 2019

Charlotte Dirt Track Schedule

DIRTcar Racing is excited to announce the second annual OneDirt World Short Track Championship will return to The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 26-28, 2017. The mega-event will once again give the best weekly racers from eight different divisions across the United States and Canada the chance to shine at one of the country’s premier dirt racing…

Track and Driver
September 1, 2019

Track and Driver

Fleet owners need to reduce operating costs and increase productivity to survive in today’s competitive landscape. Vehicle tracking provides a cost-effective and reliable communications link to track vehicle location, reduce fuel costs, optimize travel routes, monitor driver behavior, minimize idle times and ensure cargo and driver security. Wherever fleets travel…

Driving Tracks
July 27, 2019

Driving Tracks

In this Feb. 15, 2017, file photo, pedestrians and cars travel along a busy section of North Avenue near the Georgia Tech campus in Atlanta. North Avenue is being eyed as a real-world proving ground for self-driving vehicles, one of several communities nationwide vying to be test sites for the emerging technology. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Self-driving vehicles…

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