Formula 1 is one of the most popular sports in the world, attracting even more viewership since the release of “Drive to Survive” – a Netflix series which features behind-the-scenes footage of the racing world. Since the show premiered in 2019, ESPN’s audience for F1 race coverage has almost doubled to 1.5 million views per race and according to a recent study, the motorsport is well on its way to topping a billion fans globally this year, with more than three-quarters of new fans under the age of 35.
GARDENA, CALIF – August 2, 2022 – Donations by members of the international car club Team Shelby over the past four months have raised $72,830 for the Carroll Shelby Foundation.™ The funds will be used by the charity founded by icon Carroll Shelby to provide medical support for children with life-threatening disease and automotive educational opportunities for young people.
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (April 5, 2022) – When Dale Earnhardt Jr. climbs behind the wheel of the No. 88 Hellmann’s Chevrolet on Friday night at Martinsville Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1), he’ll be doing much more than steering a racecar, he’ll be helping those who experience food insecurity.
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 28, 2022) – Michael Roberts Construction (MRC) has partnered with Front Row Motorsports (FRM) to be a primary partner of Zane Smith in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) for the 2022 season. MRC has been a partner of Smith throughout his career and now moves to FRM to help win a championship.
ALLENTOWN, PA DECEMBER 29, 2021 . . . Entries for the Ironton Global Allentown Indoor Race set for January 7 and 8 at the PPL Center continue to arrive at the series office pushing the total towards 45 TQ Midgets. An exciting Friday night schedule will find all drivers competing in one of three 20 lap Qualifiers from which the top three finishers will advance directly into Saturday’s 40-lap A Main.
Having driven for Team Penske’s NASCAR program since 2013, Joey Logano knew to watch last year’s inaugural NASCAR Xfinity Series road race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with an eye more toward education than entertainment.