Corona, Calif. (October 1, 2014)
UGerman Touring Car Championship (DTM)
Mattias Ekström Scores Pivotal DTM Win at Zandvoort Zandvoort, Germany (September 27, 2014) – In what was arguably the most thrilling race of the year, Mattias Ekström kept a cool head and gave Audi its first victory of the DTM season at Zandvoort. For the Swede, this marked an amazing fourth triumph at Zandvoort, and for Audi it was the seventh success in eleven runs on the challenging track in the Dutch dunes. Ekström in the Eibach Springs Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM started from position eight on standard tires and had the perfect strategy for the turbulent race that saw a total of four safety car periods. After changing to option tires, the Swede within the space of just nine laps, managed to battle his way forward from the fifteenth position to overtake the BMW of Marco Wittmann, and ultimately cross the finish line as the winner with an advantage of 7.414-seconds.
French GT Championship
Nogaro Foes No Match for Henry Hassid and Mike Parisy Nogaro, France (September 28, 2014) – Henry Hassid and Mike Parisy from Team Sébastien Loeb Racing celebrated their second victory of the season with a triumph in French GT Championship competition at the Nogaro Circuit in their Audi R8 LMS Ultra. Heading into the season finale at Le Castellet, the duo holds a 19 marker advantage in the series standings over their closest pursuers.
Mid America Racing Series (MARS) Super Late Model
Tony Jackson Jr. Puts an Exclamation Point on 2014 MARS Title Run Salina, Oklahoma (September 27, 2014) – Tony Jackson Jr. went large for his 2014 Mid America Racing Series championship by not only clinching the title but also claiming the win in the series finale at Salina Highbanks Speedway. Jackson Jr. powered his RLB Financial #56 Rocket/Eibach Springs Super Late Model to the lead just past the halfway point for his sixth victory of the season as well as his second-series title.
Open Wheel Modified
Chris Brown Claims Career Payday in Armadillo Nationals Kilgore, Texas (September 27, 2014) – Chris Brown has claimed some big wins in his career, but he achieved a career best with a $10,000 triumph in the 2nd Annual Armadillo Nationals at Lone Star Speedway. Brown won his preliminary feature on Friday night to earn the outside-front-row starting spot for the 50-lap finale. Brown overcame a great battle against Steve Whiteaker to claim victory in his Lone Star Hydro & Maintenance #21 Eibach Springs LG21 Modified.
International Motor Contest Association (IMCA) Modified
Ricky Thornton Jr. Increases 2014 Win Total with Cocopah Victory Somerton Arizona (September 27, 2014) – Ricky Thornton Jr. pushed his 2014 win total to amazing number of 29 with an IMCA Modified triumph at Cocopah Speedway in his Madrid Motorsports #5m Eibach Springs hot rod.
WISSOTA Late Model
Ricky Weiss Wins Eighteenth Event of 2014 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (September 19, 2014) – Ricky Weiss continued his dominance at Red River Co-op Speedway by winning the opening round of the doubleheader championship weekend. Ricky raced to a second place finish in heat race action to lock into the eighth starting position on the feature grid. In the main event Weiss drove his Eibach Springs #7 Derrick’s Sandblasting/Bloomquist Super Late Model to his eighteenth victory of the season.
Mike Balcaen Seals the Deal in Red River Co-op Title Run Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (September 19, 2014) – Mike Balcaen put the wraps on a banner year over the weekend by claiming the 2014 WISSOTA Late Model track championship at Red River Co-op Speedway in his Victory Circle #10 Eibach Springs entry.
United Midwestern Promoters (UMP) Street Stock
Kassidi Gibbs Conquers KLMS Checkers Calvert City, Kentucky (September 27, 2014) – Kassidi Gibbs bagged her second win of the season with a strong triumph in the UMP Street Stock event at Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway.
COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) Super Late Model
Kyle Beard Bags Second Straight CCSDS Championship Little Rock, Arkansas (September 27, 2014) – Kyle Beard put the wraps on the 2014 COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil championship over the weekend by entering the final series event of the season at I-30 Speedway in his Upton Motorsports Eibach Springs #86 Gary Beard Trucking/Bob Pierce Super Late Model. A fourteenth place finish allowed him to clinch the title, which marked his second straight with the tour.
Southern All Star (SAS) Late Model Series
Early Move Leads to SAS Checkers for Randy Weaver at EAMS Phenix City, Alabama (September 28, 2014) – Making a daring slide job for the lead in the opening laps of the $4,000-to-win, Southern All Star Late Model Series event at East Alabama Motor Speedway, Randy Weaver went on to wire the field for the win. The victory marked the tenth of the year for the pilot of the Outlaw Racing Products #116 Eibach Springs Longhorn Super Late Model.