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Nov 6

Supercross: Golfer Ricky Fowler Talks Racing, Shows Skills On The Bike

Ricky Fowler’s penchant for racing is well-known. He was a serious motocross rider up until his freshman year of high school, when an accident broke his foot in three places.

As reported by back9network.com

But he still tries to get on his dirt bike whenever he can. In his PGATour.com profile, he lists his biggest thrill outside of golf as being in the air on his bike.

Nov 6

SportsCars: Team Falken Continues Into 2014 With Porsche 911 RSR

SportsCars: Team Falken Continue Into 2014 With Porsche 911 RSR

Team Falken Porsche 911 RSR. (Graphic: Courtesy of Andy Blackmore Design)

Team Falken Tire will continue its sports car racing program program next year with Porsche, it was confirmed Wednesday. The team is set to campaign the first customer version of the new 911 RSR in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

The Derrick Walker-led organization, which won last month’s ALMS series-ending Petit Le Mans, has retained its core driver lineup, with Bryan Sellers and Porsche factory driver Wolf Henzler set to handle driving duties of the 991-based Porsche in the GT Le Mans category.

Nov 5

SportsCars: Global Rallycross To Introduce Red Bull As Title Sponsor

SportsCars: Global Rallycross To Introduce Red Bull As Title Sponsor

Red Bull signs on as title sponsor for Global Rallycross. (Photo: Courtesy of Global Rallycross)

Global Rallycross is pleased to announce today a multi-year agreement with Red Bull as the series’ title sponsor and official energy drink. The partnership will mark the first primary sponsorship for Global Rallycross since its inception in 2011.

Nov 5

SportsCars: Ganassi Switches to Ford EcoBoost Power for 2014

Ganassi Switches to Ford EcoBoost Power for 2014. (Photo: John Dagys)

CGR will utilize Ford’s 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine for the TUDOR Championship. (Photo: John Dagys)

After nearly a month of rumors and speculation, Chip Ganassi Racing and Ford made their new partnership official Tuesday, confirming that the most successful team in Daytona Prototype history will make the switch to EcoBoost V6 engines for the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

The announcement was made during the Ford press conference at the 2013 SEMA show.