DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Eight NASCAR champions head a list of drivers that have earned locked-in spots in the field fields at the inaugural UNOH Battle At The Beach on Feb. 18-19 at Daytona International Speedway.
The UNOH Battle At The Beach features two nights of racing with NASCAR K&N Pro Series, the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tours and the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series on the .4-mile oval on the backstretch.> More
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – While the championship battles have been settled in four of the seven NASCAR regional touring series, the winner for each of the series’ Most Popular Driver Award are still very much up for grabs.
Most Popular Driver voting has already surpassed last year’s record level – with more than 140,000 votes cast online at NASCAR.com since balloting opened in August.> More
LE MANS, France – Ander Vilarino wrote a new page in the history books Sunday by becoming the inaugural EURO-RACECAR NASCAR Touring Series champion. The Spaniard has dominated the 2012 season with six wins, eight top-fives and 11 top-10 finishes, as well as three pole positions for sprint races and two in endurance events.
LE MANS, France -- The Euro-Racecar Touring Series Elite Division sprint race saw a debut victory for Gaël Castelli but, with the newcomer not eligible for points, Romain Thievin took a maximum score to reduce the deficit to NASCAR championship leader Ander Vilarino. The Spaniard took seventh in a race played out on a wet Le Mans Bugatti circuit, building the suspense ahead of this afternoon’s final reckoning.> More
LE MANS, France – Following a morning downpour, the grey skies over Le Mans held off for today's EURO-RACECAR NASCAR Touring Series qualifying sessions. On a drying track, Ander Vilarino and Olivier Porta dominated proceedings in the Elite and Open divisions respectively, ensuring they will be the final pole-sitters of the 2012 campaign.
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BLOIS, France - The Le Mans Bugatti circuit will host the final Euro-Racecar NASCAR Touring Series round of the 2012 season on Oct. 12-14 with everything still on the line. The title contenders will leave nothing on the table in an effort to become the inaugural Euro-Racecar champions when the series shares a bill with the FIA European Truck Racing event.> More
VALENCIA, Spain - Ander Vilarino secured another Elite Division win at the Ricardo Tormo circuit to notch up his sixth EURO-RACECAR NASCAR Touring Series triumph of the season. In the Open class, top honours again went to Simon Escallier.
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VALENCIA, Spain - Spanish racer Ander Vilarino has taken victory at the Ricardo Tormo circuit, beating Javier Villa and Roman Thievin to record his fifth win of the season as the championship top-three locked out the podium.
Starting second on the grid behind Javier Villa (#64 Gonneau Racing), Vilarino (#2 TFT-Banco Santander) took control of the race at the first corner. However, after dominating the opening laps he was forced to defend in the closing stages as his fellow countryman Villa launched a late charge.
VALENCIA, Spain - Qualifying for the semi-finals of the 2012 EURO-RACECAR NASCAR Touring Series was dominated by the championship’s Spanish contingent as Javier Villa and Ander Vilarino locked out the Elite division front row. Meanwhile Simon Escallier secured top spot in the Open class as the sun remained hidden at the Iberian circuit, with showers greeting the competitors.
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BLOIS, France – Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia will host a NASCAR Euro-Racecar event for the first time on September 28-30. Just like the season finale at Le Mans (Oct. 12-14), the semifinals in Spain will count for double points.
Both Elite and Open division titles are still up for grabs, prompting some drivers, depending on their ranking, to race conservatively with the championship in mind while others may go all out for victory. But one objective always remains the same – be fast.> More