Aug 31

Video: Terrifying First Lap Wreck – ALMS Baltimore

Saturday’s American Le Mans Series saw several drivers suffer big crashes, but none worse than the multi-car wreck on the very first lap.

A mixup between the two P1 cars -  and Dyson Racing - backed up the field on the initial restart, leading to a massive six-car pileup.

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Aug 31

Reed Confirms 2014 Supercross Plans

Photo Credit: Frank Hoppen

Photo Credit: Frank Hoppen

It’s official, will pursue the 2014 Monster Energy title while riding for his own team, .

Reed, a multi-time supercross and champion, ended months of speculation when he released several tweets Friday night regarding his future plans.

 

 

It was rumored that Reed would join RCH Racing, a team led by Ricky Carmichael and Carey Hart. The switch would have placed Reed back on a Suzuki for the first time since 2009 – a season in which he won three races and battled with rival James Stewart for the title, ultimately falling short by a mere four points.

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Aug 31

Muscle Milk Wins Baltimore Crash Fest

30-31 August 2013, Baltimore, Maryland USA #6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing

Photo Credit: Dan R. Boyd LAT photo USA

In one of the most bizarre races in American Le Mans Series history, claimed top honors and clinched the P1 championship following a chaotic and crash-filled .

held off Guy Smith to give he and co-driver their sixth victory in seven races in the No. 6 HPD ARX-03a. It came following a late duel with the No. 16 Dyson Racing Lola B12/60 Mazda, which was at the center of a controversial start that resulted in a six-car pileup and a lengthy red flag for cleanup.

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Aug 31

Audi Sweeps Front Row In Brazil

Dagys_ 2013_158564Audi will start Sunday’s Six Hours of from the pole after sweeping the front row in qualifying for the fourth round of the .

Defending World Champions Marcel Fassler and Benoit Treluyer combined for a best four-lap average of 1:21.303 in the 25-minute prototype qualifying session, which saw a red flag for a balloon that fell onto the circuit.

While action resumed with just over three minutes to go, it did not affect the results, which will see the No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro of Fassler, Treluyer and Andre Lotterer start from the top spot tomorrow.

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Aug 31

Dixon Wins The Pole For Road Race At Baltimore

Scott Dixon. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

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After the pit road commotion at Sonoma, Scott Dixon still sent a congratulatory text to winner .

Yes, Dixon’s penalty wiped out his shot at a victory, but he was at least going to be a good sport.

“I respect Will. He’s a fantastic driver,” Dixon said. “We’re going to be competing, hopefully, together for a lot of years.”

That competition, for now, means they can’t seem to get away from each other on the track.

Power spun Dixon in Saturday’s practice. But Dixon got the final payback when he swiped the pole from Power on the last lap of qualifying to take the top spot for the .

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