NSCS: Still Down But Not Out; Tony Stewart Continuing Recovery From ATV Accident Injuries

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — What’s bed rest? For the second straight week, Stewart-Haas Racing driver and co-owner Tony Stewart will be at the racetrack — managing and supporting his organization — after sustaining a burst fracture of the L1 vertebra in an all-terrain vehicle …

GRC: Wiman Wins the Battle, Speed Wins the War During Global Rallycross Finale in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS – official series release — Red Bull photo — Joni Wiman took his first Red Bull Global Rallycross Supercar main event victory while Scott Speed clinched his first series championship on Wednesday night during the season finale on the Las Vegas Strip. Wiman’s Red Bull Olsbergs MSE teammate Sebastian Eriksson earned second place, while Speed placed third to …

GRC: Scott Speed Inks Two-Year Contract Extension With Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross

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HERNDON, Va. —  official team release — Red Bull photo — Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team principles and Scott Speed have announced an extension of the driver’s contract ahead of the seventh round of the 2015 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship. The three-time X Games Gold Medalist and five-time GRC race winner will continue to pilot the No. 41 Volkswagen Beetle …

GRC: Scott Speed Dominates in L.A. for Third Global Rallycross Win of Season

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SAN PEDRO, Calif. – staff report — Larry Chen photo — Scott Speed converted a nearly flawless set of qualifying rounds into his third victory of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season in Saturday’s Red Bull GRC Los Angeles main event, held at the Port of Los Angeles. Speed, the series’ only multiple winner in the Supercar class this …

GRC: Scott Speed Scores Barbados Season-Opening Global Rallycross Victory

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BARBADOS – official release — Red Bull photo — Scott Speed overcame a mechanical failure to win Sunday’s Red Bull Global Rallycross event at Top Gear Festival Barbados, the first event of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season. It was the third career victory in the series for Speed, who transferred to the final via heat victory in the …

GRC: Andretti Autosport announces 2014 GRC plans; to team with VW, Foust and Speed

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Chicago, IL (2.6.14) – Volkswagen of America, Inc. and Andretti Sports Marketing today announced the details of its 2014 rallycross program at the Chicago Auto Show. Volkswagen will partner with Andretti Autosport to form the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team, running two cars in the series for drivers Tanner Foust and Scott Speed. The team will initially compete this season with …