The now very popular Richmond International Raceway started life as a little track known as ‘Strawberry Hill’. It was first used as a racetrack venue in 1946 when Ted Horn drove his champ car to victory on the 0.5-mile dirt track that came to be known as ‘Strawberry Hill Speedway’. These races were usually held [...]
Located in Fort Worth, Texas, the Texas Motor Speedway was built between 1995 and 1996. The original track featured a dual banking system with a 24-degree bank for stock cars and an 8-degree bank for open-wheel vehicles. The track is classified as a superspeedway as it is more than one mile in length and it [...]
Auto Racing, like many professional sports, is also a business, and like all businesses certain financial factors need to be taken into account for the good of the sport. Number one is the fans – those who pay for race tickets and merchandise. Fans drive the sport of auto racing, literally. If auto racing events [...]
Auto racing enthusiasts are in for a treat at the major event that Best Western Woodstock will be hosting at its 123 Gallop Court grounds, off the Trans-Canada Exit 185 on Sunday 8 June from 11 am through to 4 pm. This tribute to the popular race circuit will feature a special appearance by the Best Western No. 99 NASCAR Busch Series Show Car, an appearance made possible through the sponsorship of Best Western and NAPA Auto Parts.
Auto racing fans are no doubt looking forward with keen anticipation to the 2008 Aaronâ€™s Dream Weekend to be held from 25 to 27 April 2008. This three-day action-packed annual event, which takes place at the popular Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama, USA, is a celebration of auto racing at its very best.