NWMT: Keith Rocco, Our Motorsports Withdraw From Upcoming Whelen Tour Event at Stafford

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STAFFORD SPRINGS, Conn. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Our Motorsports photo — Keith Rocco will not be a part of Friday’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event at Stafford Motor Speedway. Rocco, driver of the Our Motorsports No. 22 modified on the tour, is also a weekly runner at Stafford Speedway in the SK …

GRC: Hyundai Withdraws From American Motorsports, Ends Time in Global Rallycross

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HUNINGTON BEACH, Calif. — official team release — Rhys Millen Racing photo — After a successful season in the fastest growing motorsports category in the United States, manufacturer Hyundai has decided to step out of Red Bull Global RallyCross. Partnering with Rhys Millen Racing (based in Huntington Beach, California) for the past six years, this partnership has produced world records …

V8SC: Ford to Cease Involvement in V8 Supercars Championship at End of 2015

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CAMPBELLFIELD, Victoria, Australia — official release — Daniel Kalisz/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Ford Australia has confirmed it is pulling out of V8 Supercar racing following the end of the 2015 season. It will have a reduced commercial arrangement next season with the team currently known as Ford Performance Racing (FPR), but will cease all involvement beyond that. The blue oval …

F1: Marussia and Caterham to Miss U.S. Grand Prix in Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas — official release — Photo courtesy fe-world.com — The FIA Formula One World Championship grid will be short at least four cars this weekend at the Circuit of the Americas, as both Marussia and Caterham will miss the third annual United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. Both teams are battling financial issues and Caterham went into administration …

V8SC: HRT Withdraws Garth Tander/Warren Luff Entry From Bathurst After Wicked Practice Crash

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BATHURST, Australia — official release — V8SC photo — The Holden Racing Team Commodore of Garth Tander and Warren Luff has officially withdrawn from the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000. Damage sustained in this morning’s practice accident means the Holden Commodore cannot be repaired. Holden Racing Team Managing Director Adrian Burgess said in a team statement that chassis’ main roll cage had …