Race Girls Live - Coming Soon RaceGirlsLive.com is coming soon! Prepare for a unique website devoted to all the ladies out there giving the boys a run for their money on the track! The site will feature user submitted video of everything to major races to hometown girls in hot cars.
Sunday April 20, 2008
Danica Claims a Victory and Makes History MOTEGI, JAPAN - Auto racing icon Danica Patrick made IndyCar history on April 20, 2008 with a first place finish at the Indy Japan 300 in her 50th career start. In 2005, Danica nearly won the pole at the Indy 500 and although she came in fourth at the finish, it earned her rookie of the year status. Since then, Danica has coveted her own visit to the winner's circle. After the race, Danica was quoted as saying, "When it actually happened, maybe it was a little anticlimactic... Then the emotions came out and that was a little girly of me."
The Next Generation Brittany and Courtney Force learned an important lesson about racing in the Super Comp class Friday during the 37th annual ACDelco NHRA Gatornationals; sometimes you only get one chance to win. Their Friday morning qualifying session was cancelled and the daughters of 13-time NHRA POWERade champion John Force had to wait until 8:30 p.m. for their first passes down the Gainesville Raceway quarter mile. That pass would serve as their first pass on the Florida track as well as their first round of eliminations for the national event. Click
Team Shelby Club Team Shelby has opened a car club for Shelby Mustang enthusiasts. The officially recognized Shelby club is a forum for fans to discuss trade photos and official information about the Shelby Mustang straight from Carol Shelby himself. The Team Shelby sections and formus are reserved for members only, but registration is easy. So if you own a Shelby or are just a fan, make your way to the Team Shelby website for more info.
Dodge Enthusiast Club If you are a fan Mopar & Dodge, then you'll love the Dodge Enthusiast website. Due to their new relationship with Dodge, they now offer their membership free of charge. The site contains a forum, photos and more.
Happy 40th Birthday 427 Big Block In the Spring of 2008 G.M. Performance Parts is re-releasing an icon in muscle car history... the Chevy 427 Big Block. Since 2008 marks the 427's 40th anniversary, G.M. has limited the number of engines produced to the fitting limit of 427 units. So if you want to own a piece of history, be ready for the release in the Spring of 2008 because they're sure to sell out quickly.
Road to The Future Rookie NHRA funny car star, Ashley Force, won the Automobile Club of Southern California 2007 Road to the Future "Rookie of The Year" Award. With all that Ashley has achieved this year including being the first woman to compete in the NHRA Funny Car Finals in Las Vegas, Ashley has shown that she is the real thing and will only get better.