Recent Motor Sports News
Oakley athletes Ashley Force Hood, Tony Schumacher and Jeg Coughlin hoisted the coveted U.S. Nationals Wallys in victory lane late Monday afternoon. It was a beautiful day for the biggest event of the year in drag racing, the US Nationals at O’Reilly Raceway Park in Clermont, Indiana. The 55th running of The Big Go offered plenty of drama and exciting side by side drag racing reaching speeds well over 300 MPH.
The battle for the 2009 World Championship was blown wide open on Sunday at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix as Jorge Lorenzo scored a great win and his colleague Valentino Rossi suffered his first DNF of the year.Lorenzo eventually crossed the line with a 9.5s winning margin to cut Rossi’s championship lead in half, as the deficit dropped from 50 to 25 points, with five races remaining.
Scott Dixon used a combination of better fuel mileage and good balance of tire selection to win his fourth IndyCar race of the season.