|Renezeder Still Undefeated in Pro-4 in 2013
Statistics certainly say a lot about a driver, his career and his team, but by no means does it define him. You can toss around record winning streaks, number of championships, quantity of wins, track records and qualifying poles to make a point about a lifelong motorsports career, and those definitely stake a claim in the history books.
|$30,000 Payday up for Grabs for the 21st Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com
The anticipation, hype and excitement for the 21st Annual Lucas Oil Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com has reached its max! The kick off for the $30,000 to win Crown Jewel event is a mere two days away. Thursday, May 23rd brings the Lucas Oil MLRA out for the newly added $5,000 to win, $500 to start, 40 Lap Feature.
|Vautier & Legge Claim Two More Spots on the Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports drivers Tristan Vautier and Katherine Legge qualified for the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Bump Day in the 28th and 33rd positions. After being bumped from the field on Pole Day, Vautier qualified for his first Indianapolis 500 with an average speed of 224.873 mph.
|Watch JCR/Honda athlete Colton Haaker compete in XGames Spain Live on ESPN this Saturday
JCR/Honda Enduro X sensation Colton Haaker is set to battle it out in search of an XGames medal. It all goes down this Saturday, May 18th when Barcelona, Spain's Olympic Stadium will host the best EnduroCross racers in the world for the 2nd of 4 Global XGames Enduro X races in 2013.
|Lucas shifts focus to improving qualifying to help race day success
Morgan Lucas and the GEICO/Lucas Oil Top Fuel dragster team leave the NHRA Kansas Nationals with a renewed focus on a crucial part of the weekend game plan: qualifying.
Lucas lost in the first round on Sunday at Heartland Park Topeka despite having the third-quickest elapsed time of the session. Only Shawn Langdon and Lucas’ opponent Doug Kalitta had better times.
|Ailing Bernstein bows out early from Kansas Nationals
Brandon Bernstein and the ProtectTheHarvest.com/MAVTV Top Fuel dragster made an early exit from the NHRA Kansas Nationals at Heartland Park Topeka.
“It just wasn’t our weekend, bottom line,” Bernstein said. “We didn’t perform where we thought we would perform, considering what we did in Atlanta last weekend. We had high hopes of going some more rounds here, but it didn’t work out for us here.”
|Lucas Oil enters Indy 500 with Tristan Vautier and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports
Lucas Oil will be the primary sponsor for rising star Tristan Vautier, driving the No. 55 Honda-powered Dallara, in the 97th Indianapolis 500 on May 26. It will be Lucas Oil's second Indy 500 in partnership with Sam Schmidt, who co-owns Vautier's car with Ric Peterson. Lucas Oil backed Schmidt's entry in 2004 with driver Richie Hearn and in all subsequent seasons has been a primary sponsor of one entry from Schmidt's six-time champion Firestone Indy Lights team.
|Burndown at Sundown June 8, 2013
When the sun goes down, the stars com out for Route 66 Raceway's most EXPLOSIVE night of drag racing! All day NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event with nearly 500 race cars throughout the day starting at 9am.
|LoanMart Racing Will Be Flying High in Lake Elsinore
Every track in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing series has its own unique character. The Track in Lake Elsinore, California is dominated by a very steep take off ramp that leads to a huge table-top jump that dominates the center of the track. When the wind blows across the lake, it can get downright scary. Get it right and you become a fan favorite. Misjudge the take-off and you have a long time to think about it before you come down.
|Lucas Oil Releases New Synthetic Grease for Valvetrain Protection
A new synthetic grease from Lucas Oil originally targeted high-pressure points in valvetrains but has since found additional applications throughout the race vehicle. Called Extreme Pressure Valvetrain Synthetic grease, the new formula features a synthetic base that is heavily fortified with Molybdenum and zinc dialkyl dithiophosphate (ZDDP).