Yamaha Team to Drive Challenger SRT8 in Grand Prix Races

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MotoGP Fiat Yamaha Team riders with a Dodge Challenger SRT8

MotoGP Fiat Yamaha Team riders former World Champion Valentino Rossi (right) and Jorge Lorenzo (left) switched gears to the 425-horsepower 6.1-liter HEMI engine of the Dodge Challenger SRT8 as they prepare for the MotoGP Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix races in Laguna Seca, California. While it’s not as nimble as their MotoGP bikes, the modern version of this iconic American muscle car sets its own performance standards whether on the street or on the track…

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Yamaha Team to Drive Challenger SRT8 in Grand Prix Races

Weekend Results: Kurt Busch Finishes Fifth In Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

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DAYTONA, Fla. (Saturday, July 4, 2009) — Kurt Busch scored his ninth top-five finish in 18 starts at Daytona International Speedway Saturday night, driving the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger to a fifth-place finish in the Coke Zero 400 at the 2.5-mile superspeedway.

Kasey Kahne was involved in a couple of mishaps including a hard crash on the final lap, but still managed to finish 15th in the No. 9 Budweiser Dodge to move to 12th in the season point standings. It’s the first time since the eighth race (Phoenix) of the season that Kahne has been in…

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Weekend Results: Kurt Busch Finishes Fifth In Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

Weekend Preview: Kurt Busch Seeks Elusive Restrictor-Plate Win at Daytona

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DAYTONA, Fla., (July 1, 2009) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the ‘World Center of Racing’ for this weekend’s Coke Zero 400 at historic Daytona International Speedway. The 2.5-mile, high-banked superspeedway is the 18th stop on the 36-race, regular-season schedule. Seven Chargers are entered in quest of Dodge’s third win of the season and 16th overall at DIS.

With only nine races remaining in the ‘Race to the Chase’, this weekend’s restrictor-plate racing throws a wild card into the deck that’s sure to be stacked with excitement. Heading into the event, all eyes continue to be…

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Weekend Preview: Kurt Busch Seeks Elusive Restrictor-Plate Win at Daytona