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    A girl that races!? Many men are convinced its a joke, but Silver Streak Racing is a nearly all woman team. With Taylor Arneson as their first driver. Taylor races in the NHRA, National Hot Rod Association, with her sister, Tracy, who also races, her mom who is the team “supervisor” and her dad, who they call “Head Wrench”, is the mechanic for the team. Taylor started racing last year and won two complete races, which earned her enough points to win the championship in her class, which is called

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    Nascar's Racing Teams

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    NASCAR's Racing Teams In 1998, NASCAR was at its 50th anniversary and vary famous at that time. NASCAR is all about racing car, and had become a marketing powerhouse, with races, merchandise, collectible, apparel, gift, accessories, toys and co-marketing tie-ins with Coca Cola which was the huge promotion of the soft drink company had done. As organized sport, NASCAR is unique in that, its drivers are treated like independent constructors rather than employee. As a driver of a successful race

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    the mall or going to the movies like others his age. Jeff joins a group of his comrades and spectators to witness a spectacular show of speed. As we pulled up to the meeting spot he looks over at me and says, “Welcome to the world of illegal street racing.” "We have a cruising area where all the cars go and just chill. If someone wants to race," says Jeff, "they just ask...most of our races are with people you know pretty well...we don't have the major race nights like they have in other areas." The

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    Every year on Memorial Day auto racing fans around the world wake up in anticipation to see the most famous race in the world. The Indianapolis 500 is an annual IndyCar race that has been run since 1916 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It is a race of great tradition that is supposed to represent the fastest racers in the sport at the fastest raceway in the sport. However, Tony George, President of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the IRL, is changing everything about the race and the sport

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    fairly be called “a jack of all trades and a master of many” when it comes to the auto racing world. The 52-year-old racer, born in El Cajon California, started his career in motocross and later moved into off-road and stock car racing. He now lives in Southern California with his family. Over the course of his long career, Johnson has established himself as a champion who is capable of excelling in many different racing arenas. A motocross legend Johnson got his first motorcycle at age 3 when his father

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    My Brilliant Racing Career

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    work on them. When I was young I had no idea how a car worked, but it always fascinated me. My grandpa, who was part of the GT1 R racing team Pat Williams Racing, got me more into cars when I was a little older. I was 9 years old when I first saw him race and I after that I was instantly hooked. I thought and still think my grandpa is the coolest guy in the world for racing cars and getting me more into them. I remember going up to Memphis, Tennessee the summer after I saw him race; I asked him so many

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    Motocross: Sport or Not Even though some would consider motocross racing a hobby or a game rather then a sport because of their opinions, a person should understand that motocross racing is a sport in today's world because it contains all the elements of the definition of what a sport is and Motocross is a sport due to the fact that it requires an individual to be in top shape, both mentally and physically as defined by the word sport. What exactly determines whether or not an activity is a sport

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    Some race fans would love to have an opportunity to be a part of a race team. If you receive a great opportunity to do a job you have been dreaming about, then you should take the opportunity. If you don’t take the opportunity that you received, then you don’t know if you will ever see that same opportunity. 22 year old Cody Higginbotham has been receiving many great opportunities since he was 12 years old. Cody Higginbotham is an extreme race fan from Guntersville, Alabama. Cody has received

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    The Pioneers and Cars

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    generation. Car culture runs deeply in California. Hot rodders and street racers daily cruise the streets, all started from Asian Americans' love of import cars and racing. Since most Asian Americans in the late 70s and 80s drove Japanese imports, they could not compete with the much more powerful Detroit muscle cars. This resulted in a street-racing scene consisting solely of modified imports. But a lack of aftermarket parts to make the various Toyotas Hondas and Nissans go faster meant that drivers often

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    most successful racing driver on the NASCAR grid, walked through these very corridors, sat in these very benches and considering COM 114 is an engineering degree requirement, took this very class 13 years ago before graduating as a vehicular structural engineer. II. Relating to the Audience: I believe that cars have fascinated most (if not all) of you at some point of time in your life, be it their loud growly engines, sleek looks or the sheer excitement that comes along a racing weekend. Motorsports

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