Recent Motor Sports News
Think ’Mexican Standoff’…but with two opponents and a Brazilian twist. The World’s most prominent Formula One drivers will descend upon Sao Paulo as one of the most hotly contested, riveting seasons in the prestigious sport’s glorious history culminates this coming weekend. But only two will be contending for the coveted World Title…and true legend status. Oakley’s Superstar, Fernando Alonso – fresh on the heels of a stunning third place podium finish in Austin as F1 made its grand return to the United States – will face off with season rival, Sebastian Vettel, for the chance to earn recognition as a true all-time great. One thing is certain up to this point. Scuderia Ferrari’s Spaniard is one badarse speedster.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. flat out rips. Oakley’s young NASCAR legend-in-the-making successfully defended his NASCAR Nationwide Title, effectively catapulting him into the pages of history as only the sixth driver in the series’ history to claim consecutive titles. Wrapping up another magical season with a sixth place finish at Homestead-Miami, the part-time snowboarder (yes, snowboarder) edged Elliot Sadler for all the goods. “A lot of people put a lot of effort into this and I’m just the lucky guy who gets to drive it,” Ricky said, rocking his Oakley Racing gloves, boots, base layer and eyewear.
‘Balls of a burglar’ and rubber through the nose? The insanity at TORC Off-Road Racing’s premiere event in Crandon – rages on and off the track…and Oakley’s iconic action sports TV personality/commentator, Sal Masekela, got more than a whiff of the action. Diving head first into ‘Jurassic Park,’ the race’s legendarily infamous party scene, our long-time X Games symbol took it a step further. He actually raced.