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Ford pledges support to Danica Patrick, Stewart Haas NASCAR team A LAWSUIT HAS SUDDENLY LEFT PATRICK WITHOUT A SPONSOR FOR 20 RACES IN 2017

Officials from Ford Performance expressed a willingness on Monday to support Danica Patrick in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season even if she isn’t fully funded. Stewart Haas Racing recently filed a lawsuit against Nature’s Bakery due to missed payments for Patrick’s No. 10 team. The team is seeking over $30 million while the baked goods company believes Patrick breached her agreement by promoting rival brands in the form of homemade smoothies via her social media channels. Ford

Courtney Force And Leah Pritchett Dominate Nitro Spring Training

Nitro Spring Training came to an end Saturday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Ariz. where NHRA Funny Car and Top Fuel teams put all their off-season hard work to the test one week before the start of the 2017 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. Leah Pritchett had the unofficial quickest run in NHRA history in her Papa John’s Pizza Top Fuel dragster Saturday morning. Pritchett and her crew put down a 3.654-second pass at 331.85

Danica Patrick facing sponsorship dilemma

Danica Patrick may have a different sponsorship package in 2017 than what was originally planned.PHOTO BY LAT PHOTOGRAPHIC Danica Patrick facing sponsorship dilemma NATURE’S BAKERY AND STEWART HAAS RACING ARE DISCUSSING NEW TERMS JANUARY 24, 2017 Stewart-Haas Racing and Nature’s Bakery may be poised to renegotiate the sponsorship package for Danica Patrick and the No. 10 Chevrolet according to a team news release on Tuesday during the NASCAR Media Tour. The baked goods provider became the primary sponsor for the

Jennifer Brooke Rice Set To Run NMRA’s Renegade Class In 2017

Both the NMRA and NMCA provide some of the best door car racing you’ll find anywhere, with an exciting and unrivaled mix of classes. There are a few racers who cover both series in heads-up racing, and another is about to join their ranks. Jennifer Brooke Rice has been battling it out over the past four seasons in the NMCA Nitrous Pro Street class (NPS), but for 2017 she’s expanding her racing schedule to include the NMRA Renegade class.    

Rebecca Starkey Claims TVS Coyote Quarter-Mile Record

With her suspension tweaked and her calibration dialed in, Rebecca nailed the shifts and put her TVS-blown Coyote deep into the 8-second zone. To tame those launches, Rebecca added struts and shocks from Menscer Motorsports and turned to Todd Braasch of TRZ Motorsports to help dial in the suspension. Likewise, her husband Justin Starkey worked his magic with the calibration to ensure the car would ease into the power off the line. “We finally got the suspension where we needed

Brittany Force gets first career NHRA Top Fuel win in Gainesville Read more: http://autoweek.com/article/nhra/brittany-force-gets-first-career-nhra-top-fuel-win-gainsville#ixzz43beGV3Ph

Brittany Force picked up her first career NHRA victory on Sunday in Gainsville.PHOTO BY NHRA ROBERT HIGHT AND GREG ANDERSON ALSO PICK UP WINS Brittany Force raced to her first career victory and took control of the Top Fuel point standings Sunday at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals. Robert Hight (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were also victorious at the third of 24 events in the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing

Pritchett, Wilkerson, Line Claim Victories Sunday In Phoenix

Leah Pritchett raced to her first Top Fuel victory Sunday at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals. Tim Wilkerson (Funny Car) and Jason Line (Pro Stock) also picked up victories at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park near Phoenix. 035-PhoenixWinnersCirclePritchett used a quicker reaction time and a performance of 3.775 seconds at 323.12 mph in her Quaker State dragster to finish in front of Brittany Force’s 3.774 at 321.35 in her Monster

Female racing driver signs up as Top Gear presenter

Image captionRory Reid, Sabine Schmitz, Matt LeBlanc, Chris Evans, Chris Harris, Eddie Jordan and The Stig make up the team Formula 1 commentator Eddie Jordan and German racing driver Sabine Schmitz are to join the new series of Top Gear. Motor journalist Chris Harris and TV presenter Rory Reid have also been signed to co-present the programme. They will join DJ Chris Evans and actor Matt LeBlanc when the BBC Two programme returns in May. The new presenters were signed

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