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To Date, Chevy Volt Drivers Have Saved 108 Million Gallons Of Gas

Wednesday  16:25,   10 october 2018

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NASCAR drivers pushed for 2019 driver-aid ban

Wednesday  04:25,   10 october 2018

NASCAR will ban a key driver aid for the 2019 Cup series season by removing the driver-adjustable track bar that allows competitors to adjust chassis set-up on track. The device was introduced for the 2015 Cup season so that drivers could influence... >>>

Scott Dixon laments closure of track where he began his racing career

Tuesday  23:50,   09 october 2018

Dixon first started going to Mt. Wellington when he was 7 years old and it was where he first began his illustrious racing career.The five-time IndyCar Series champion will likely mourn Thursday’s official closing of Mt. Wellington, the Auckland,... >>>

Daniel Suarez gets new crew chief for final six races of season

Tuesday  23:50,   09 october 2018

Dave Rogers, who worked with Daniel Suarez, early in 2017, is back with the driver.Rogers has served as technical director for JGR’s Xfinity operation. He will be the crew chief for Daniel Suarez the rest of the... >>>

Chase Elliott: 'No reason we can't make a run' at a title

Tuesday  23:50,   09 october 2018

As has been the case so far in these 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, Sundays second-round opener at Dovers “Monster Mile” proved it aint over till its over. Such was the case this weekend as Chase Elliott earned his second... >>>

BMW i4 Is a New Electric Car Coming in 2021

Tuesday  22:30,   09 october 2018

At the Paris auto show last week, BMW chairman Harald Krüger confirmed that the brand will be launching a fourth all-new electric vehicle in 2021. Dubbed the i4, it will be the BMW Group's fifth fully electric "core" model. We expect that the i4 >>>

2020 Ford Bronco might get a seven-speed manual, report says

Tuesday  22:05,   09 october 2018

As if the Bronco needed to be any more interesting.The 2020 Ford Bronco will sport an available seven-speed manual transmission, Jalopnik reports, citing sources familiar with the matter. The sources told Jalopnik that Ford has commissioned Getrag... >>>

Diminutive 2018 Kia Rio picks up big safety accolade

Tuesday  21:25,   09 october 2018

It's proof that small cars can be plenty safe.The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has bestowed its highest award, Top Safety Pick+, upon the smallest Kia, the 2018 Rio. The diminutive sedan was able to withstand a battery of crash... >>>

Kia recalls 27,000 Niro hybrids over electrical fire concerns

Tuesday  20:50,   09 october 2018

It's estimated that a small number of recalled vehicles will actually contain the problem in question.Even something as seemingly small as a single connection can cause all sorts of mayhem in a new vehicle, as evidenced by Kia's latest... >>>

NASCAR America: Stewart-Haas Racing moves on from uneven day at Dover

Tuesday  19:26,   09 october 2018

Jeff Burton and Kyle Petty discuss the impact of the Dover race on Aric Almirola and Kevin Harvick.Powered... >>>

Kasey Kahne will not return due to health concerns

Tuesday  19:26,   09 october 2018

Kasey Kahne’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career is effectively over. Kahne, 38, announced Tuesday he has not been medically cleared to compete for the remainder of the 2018 season following a test he underwent in the car at Charlotte Motor... >>>

Bump & Run: Debating best racing movies, memorable Talladega moments

Tuesday  19:26,   09 october 2018

This 2004 duel between Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon made the list of memorable Talladega moments.Nate Ryan: In the documentary category, it’s “Senna.” This biopic about one of Formula One’s most extraordinary talents and personalities is so... >>>

Column: NASCAR must push its newest winners into superstars

Tuesday  03:26,   09 october 2018

A race car driver can have all the personality in the world but skills not much better than an old moonshine runner. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) A race car driver can have all the personality in the world but skills not much better than an old... >>>

Hamilton is stepping into Schumacher territory

Tuesday  00:50,   09 october 2018

When Michael Schumacher won his seventh Formula One world championship with Ferrari in 2004 it looked like a record for the ages.The Briton stands on the brink of becoming only the third man to win at least five titles, with his team's stranglehold... >>>

Sweet dreams & nightmares: Cup playoff outlook for Talladega

Monday  23:26,   08 october 2018

Chase Elliott is the only driver who doesn't have to worry at all about what happens in Talladega.The second race of the Round of 12 takes the Cup Series and the remaining playoff drivers to the 2.66-mile Talladega... >>>