Archivos por mes: mayo 2014

Great Railing 150 ARCA event

Great Railing 150 ARCA event

Tomorrow will be an exciting day at New Jersey Motorsports Park with the Great Railing 150 ARCA event. Don’t miss it! We’ll be there cheering for our favorite drivers! ARCA EVENT ENTRY LIST New Jersey Motorsports Park, Millville New Jersey, 6-1-14 Official Entry List, Great Railing 150 NO DRIVER/HOMETOWN TEAM & CAR TEAM OWNER 0 James Swanson/Clarksboro NJ Wayne Peterson Racing Ford Wayne Peterson 2 Thomas Praytor/Mobile AL Realtor/DK-LOK Chevrolet Wayne Hixson 3 Karl Weber/Ambia IN Hixson Construction Chevrolet Wayne Hixson 6 Josh Williams/Port Charlotte FL Southwest Florida Cable Construction Chevy Theresa Williams 15 John Wes Townley/Watkinsville GA Zaxby’s … Continuar leyendo

VR-12 enhances Ty Majeski’s car resulting in victory at Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L

VR-12 enhances Ty Majeski’s car resulting in victory at Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L

VR-12 is happy to support last Monday’s winner, Ty Majeski. This young talent started achieving the 20th spot at the La Crosse, WI event: 6th Annual Joe Shear Classic. Then he got 3rd place at the finish line at the State Park 125L in Wausau, Wisconsin and more recently winning the Calypso Lemonade Border WARS ll in Schererville, Indiana on Monday May 26th, 2014. VR-12 has made MIDWEST Race cars run cooler while enhancing their performance on the tracks. Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L Official Results Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II Feature Finish Pos Car # Name Class … Continuar leyendo

Tony Stewart back in sprint car for first time since crash

Tony Stewart back in sprint car for first time since crash

Photo: “Tony Stewart Home Depot Toyota Camry” by Freewheeling Daredevil Some Rights Reserved By Auto123.com (Auto123.com) ‘Smoke’, also known as Tony Stewart, spent Memorial Day driving a sprint car, 9 1/2 months after his accident. NASCAR Sprint Cup regular Tony Stewart was involved in a scary sprint car wreck that broke his right leg last year. This led to months of rehabilitation that forced him to cut his 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season short before the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup began, but we all knew this day was coming. But yesterday, Stewart is back in a … Continuar leyendo

German Car Day

German Car Day

Photo: “TUNAAA! Justin Edward’s Clean & Fitted E46 M3″ by Collin Gray Photography Some Rights Reserved June 15, 2014 10a.m.- 2p.m. German Car Day is the first Museum-sponsored show of the season. It�s on Father�s Day, so bring your dads, because what dad doesn�t like a little German engineering? All proceeds benefit the Larz Anderson Auto Museum. Any automobile is invited and encouraged to attend regardless of make, model or year, as long as it�s German. Spectator admission is Adults, $10. Military, seniors, students and children 6-12, $5 and children under 6 are free. Museum Members are always free! … Continuar leyendo

Top 10 Fuel Efficient Vehicles for 2014

Top 10 Fuel Efficient Vehicles for 2014

Photo: “Toyota’s new Prius V Hybrid car” by Robert Scoble Some Rights Reserved Brandon Baker The government’s ranking of the 10 most fuel-efficient cars for 2014 doesn’t sport any fuel at all. The 10 vehicles on the list by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy are all either 100 percent electric (EV) or plug-in hybrids. Keeping in mind that one gallon of gasoline equates to 33.7 kilowatt-hours, the vehicles on the list all achieve at least 58 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe). Though the Nissan LEAF is the highest selling EV, it did not make the … Continuar leyendo

German e-car technology: the New 500 E designed for city traffic

German e-car technology: the New 500 E designed for city traffic

The German Automotive Manufacturer Karabag assembles and sells the e-car New 500 E. The concept for drives and controls is approved by Linde forklifts. Linde Material Handling provides the complete electric drive system. The electronic control communicates with the car computer, the battery management, the gateway and the display. From: linde-mh-emotion.com

Endurance Rookie Lloyd Stars On Aston Martin Bow At Silverstone

Endurance Rookie Lloyd Stars On Aston Martin Bow At Silverstone

Photo: “It’s On” by Andy Rennie Some Rights Reserved Posted by sportscarracingnews Daniel Lloyd delivered an outstanding performance on his maiden outing with the Beechdean Aston Martin Racing Team at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 25th May, to put the British squad in the thick of the Pro-Am class points battle during round two of the Blancpain Endurance Series. Qualifying the team’s Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 in a very competitive 11th position overall, despite precious little practice due to heavy rainfall on Saturday, the Huddersfield driver took the first stint of the three-hour race and climbed into … Continuar leyendo

Goodguys All American Nationals- West Springfield

Goodguys All American Nationals- West Springfield

Photo: “GoodGuys All American Get Together 2011″ by Dave Parker Some Rights Reserved June 13, 2014 8am-5pm Fri-Sat; 8am-3pm Sun Ready for the same great Goodguys Goodtimes with an all new event format? Join us for a huge weekend of New England-style hot roddin’, June 13-15, when Goodguys Rod & Custom Association flips the former East Coast Nationals into the all new Grundy Worldwide Insurance All American Nationals – West Springfield! It’s a full weekend of All American hot roddin’ as we return to the home of the Big E! See over 2,000 American made and American powered show … Continuar leyendo

VW to Build Plug-in Hybrid Cars in China as Pollution Reforms the Market

VW to Build Plug-in Hybrid Cars in China as Pollution Reforms the Market

Photo: “VW Jetta Hybrid WAS 2012 0714″ by mariordo59 Some Rights Reserved   By Andreas Cremer BERLIN (Reuters) – Volkswagen plans to make plug-in cars in China, company sources say, seeing a big potential market as the country’s leaders fight hazardous levels of air pollution with measures that include boosting green power. VW will announce its plans at the Beijing auto show on April 19-20 and will build the plug-in hybrids – a combined petrol engine and electric motor that can travel longer distances on battery power than ordinary hybrids – with their Chinese partner First Automotive Works, the … Continuar leyendo

Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L starting Tomorrow!

Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L starting Tomorrow!

Event: Calypso Lemonade Border Wars II 150L The ARCA Midwest Tour is one of our favorite racing event series in stock car racing, so we encourage you to watch it, too, and if you’re lucky enough, attend to these events in person! Date: Sunday May 25th & Monday May 26th Location: Illiana Motor Speedway