Coming off of a podium finish last week at GRC New York, Ken Block stormed into Charlotte this past weekend focused on one thing: Taking first place. And he did so, masterfully dominating the entire weekend at the track.
South Aussie BMX star Sam Willoughby fought back tears as he dedicated his second elite men’s world title to the mother of girlfriend Alise Post, who lost her battle with cancer earlier this year.
As the only stop in the Pacific Northwest, the Washougal National is known as one of the most scenic tracks in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series. With weather that complemented the beautiful facility, this past Saturday was a great day for racing. Just one week after scoring his first career 450 victory, Muscle Milk-backed GEICO Honda's Eli Tomac had another impressive showing, grabbing second overall with a pair of seconds. Team Honda Muscle Milk's Trey Canard finished seventh overall, while teammate Fredrik Noren scored a career-best finish of eighth.
Extreme Speed Motorsports (ESM) threw down the gauntlet in practice and qualifying today at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. For the first time in ESM history, both of the Tequila Patrón-sponsored Honda Performance Development ARX-03b prototypes will start from the front row and side-by-side for Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix.
With only 4 races left in the 2014 season, Johnny, CJ and the entire Monster Energy / Toyota / Maxxis Tire / FC Potawatomi / Method Race Wheels / MagnaFlow team headed to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to further establish their respective points leads. They left this past weekend's races having pulled an incredible Pro2/Pro4 sweep at Bark River International Raceway as The Off Road Championship (TORC) series put rounds 9 and 10 in the books. The back-to-back wins helped the Greaves boys move further ahead in the points standings in the full size truck classes. CJ Greaves also landed a 2nd and 5th place finishes in Pro-Light.
Target Chip Ganassi Racing (TCGR) driver Tony Kanaan finished third and second, while Scott Dixon finished fifth and seventh, respectively, in the Honda Indy Toronto Race 1 and Race 2 on the Streets of Toronto for the Verizon IndyCar Series.