Early season success puts Pro Stock Motorcycle standout Le Tonglet ahead of schedule heading to Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals

NORWALK, Ohio – LE Tonglet knew that teaming up with reigning Pro Stock Motorcycle champion Jerry Savoie would pay off at some point during the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. But the 2010 world champ didn’t expect it would come quite this quick. Tonglet won back-to-back races on his Nitro Fish Racing Suzuki earlier this season and... Read More

Famed western swing for NHRA Mello Yello drag racing series starts in Mile-High City

MORRISON, Colo. – The thrilling Western Swing once again starts at Bandimere Speedway, as the top stars in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series return for the 38th annual Mopar Mile-High Nationals. Sunday’s finals will be showcased live on the FOX national broadcast network. The Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals is the 14th of 24 events during the 2017 NHRA... Read More

Superb restarts propel Kyle Larson to MENCS victory in Michigan

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service: BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 18,2017) – Two weeks ago at Dover, Kyle Larson took a painful master class in restarts from Professor Jimmie Johnson. In Sunday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway, Larson graduated with high honors, using a series of exceptional restarts to win his second Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race of the... Read More

Denny Hamlin edges William Byron for NASCAR XFINITY win at Michigan

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By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service: BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 17, 2017) – The rookie drove like a veteran in Saturday’s Irish Hills 250 at Michigan International Speedway, but in the end, the veteran took the rookie to school. Side-drafting off the final corner, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series star Denny Hamlin pulled ahead of Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender William... Read More

John Hunter Nemechek passes Matt Crafton late for NCWTS win at Gateway

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Matt Crossman, NASCAR Wire Service: ST. LOUIS, Mo. (June 17, 2017) – “Happy Father’s Day!” a crew member shouted at team owner Joe Nemechek Saturday night as track workers put together the Victory Lane stage behind them. Nemechek had already passed out a half dozen hugs and handshakes to other members of the team he owns, NEMCO Motorsports. “Incredible,” was all... Read More

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship results: Red Bull High Point National

The fourth round of the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, hosted the 41st annual Red Bull High Point National at the beautifully landscaped High Point Raceway, which served as the first east coast stop of the season. Following a breakthrough first career win at the previous round, RMATV/MC-WPS-KTM rider Blake Baggett kept the momentum... Read More

Denny Hamlin Joins Military Veterans for Red, White and Blue Promotion of 59th Annual Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 15, 2017) – Denny Hamlin, who obviously loves to race, also loves to golf. Those passions converged Thursday as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series star met two military veterans at Walt Disney World Resort’s Palm Course near Orlando for a couple of holes and a red, white and blue meet-and-greet leading into the July 1... Read More