North Carolina-based professional race car driver Matt Bell stopped by the News & Observer to tell us about his Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R and the upcoming IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Aug. 25-27 at Virginia International Raceway. The headlining race, the Michelin GT Challenge, will last nearly three hours, and drivers will reach top speeds of 190 miles per hour in some of the most technologically advanced GT cars available today.
NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth takes soldiers from Fort Bragg on a fast drive around the 1.5-mile Charlotte Motor Speedway in a Toyota Camry pace car on Thursday, May 11. The track revealed some prerace activities for the May 28 Coca-Cola 600.
Goodyear gave Marine Corps veteran Sgt. Maj. Paul Siverson a ride in their iconic blimp at Daytona International Speedway before the Daytona 500. But, they didn’t tell him that Dale Earnhardt Jr. would be his pilot. Earnhardt Jr. also presented Siverson with a special donation from Goodyear to support the foundation NCServes.
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.talks about hoping to return to racing after concussion. Earnhardt spoke to reporters at a press conference at Darlington after the announcement that he would stay out for the rest of the season.
Following an unveiling ceremony for the car he will race in Kansas City, KS on Saturday, May 7th, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. jumped behind the wheel of his Axalta/CARSTAR Chevrolet SS and cruised a few streets in Charlotte, NC on Thursday.
VIDEO: The Carolina Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters said the team has to find a way to score after losing 3-2 in overtime to the New Jersey Devils in an NHL game played at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Feb. 18, 2018.