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Penske Andretti support Laguna Seca SCRAMP

The fight between SCRAMP and the County Administrator Offices is heating up. Both Roger Penske and Mario Andretti have sent letters of support to the Monterey County Board of Supervisors. The letter below shows that SCRAMP was taken by surprise. This is looking like an inside job, the question is from which group?   SCRAMP was [...]

By |2020-02-11T11:58:08-08:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California, Politics, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Politics drives Laguna Seca into the corkscrew

In the last couple of years, the government-owned property of Laguna Seca has been fraught with politics over who should manage the race track. Now the fight goes to the Board of Supervisor’s meeting. In an email received anonymously, written by SCRAMP management, they are not going down without a fight. SCRAMP is asking for [...]

By |2019-11-15T09:07:21-08:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Racing|Tags: |0 Comments

Pennzoil Films: Escaping the Ring

If this short-film had money laundering or a sex scene it could easily be shown at the Cannes Film Festival. The next film in the Pennzoil series is riveting with fast cars, drama, and intrigue. There is even a cameo performance of Rhy Millen of Rhys Millen Racing fame. You will remember Millen as a [...]

By |2019-03-20T11:26:38-07:00March 5th, 2018|Categories: Natural gas, Racing|Tags: |0 Comments

Formula E FIA Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy

Jaguar teamed up with Bobby Rahal, David Letterman, Mike Lanigan racing team to join the FIA Formula E championship entering the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy in the 2018-2019 global electric race series. From the first time, Bobby Rahal's Dad took him to a race to fifty-five years later US racing legend Bobby Rahal has had the [...]

Scott Pruett honored at charity event at California Auto Museum

Fan: I've been following you for years. Scott: Well, I've been around for years Scott Pruett is the oldest most successful race car driver on the national circuit in American sports car racing history. At 57, Pruett is currently racing as part of the International Motor Sports Association’s top series, driving No. 15 Lexus RC [...]

By |2019-12-05T01:49:55-08:00November 16th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Lexus, Racing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Shell Oil to rig – rig to race Formula 1

When I told a girlfriend I was going out on a Shell oil rig she scrunched up her face and quizzically asked why. If you ask people where they buy their gasoline, they will rattle off the name of their local gasoline station. Most people don't think about where petroleum comes from that they are [...]

By |2019-12-27T16:06:37-08:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, oil, Racing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Scuderia Ferrari’s Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel

When you think of race car drivers, you think of a person going fast in a really fast car, pedal to the metal. A person that knows how the car functions and turns. The more they run the track, the faster they go, the more they drive that one car and get used to the [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:29:24-07:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Honoring Military at Mazda Laguna Raceway

Free tickets for the military! When: Sept. 23, which occurs during the official Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix. Have you served previously or an active member, in the Military? If so, you and one guest can get in for free Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Once again they are honoring the men and women who serve [...]

By |2019-11-28T17:48:57-08:00September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Scott Pruett: living the Hall of Fame dream

California native, Sportscar veteran Scott Pruett, 57, picked up two more awards this week, the West Coast Sports Car Hall of Fame, Motorsports Hall of Fame of America, and the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. To celebrate, he will do what he does best; he’ll race the No. 14 3GT Racing Lexus RC [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:55:12-07:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Racing|Tags: |0 Comments

California and BMW M2; not a State, a state of mind

There's a reason that California houses the most Billionaires in the United States. Known for trendsetting, for thinking outside of the box, California loves uniqueness. California is not just a state; it's a state of mind. The Pacific Coast Highway is 150 miles of jagged rocks and blue water stretching from Carmel to [...]

By |2019-12-24T13:24:37-08:00February 28th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, BMW, Racing|Tags: , |0 Comments