F1: Back on Top at Last; Hamilton Bests Ricciardo to Win Monaco Grand Prix

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After a myriad of circumstances took Lewis Hamilton out of contention of the first five races of the season, including a shock crash on the first lap of the Spanish Grand Prix two weeks ago with his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg, the reigning World Champion rallied back with a sensational drive to dominate and win Sunday’s Grand Prix of Monaco.

I on Motorsports: Three Good Reasons to Love Memorial Day Sunday

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Memorial Day Weekend got off to a thrilling Friday start when Dean Stoneman, whose body was riddled with cancer in 2011, won the Freedom 100 by 24 ten thousandths of a second over Ed Jones in the closest finish in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history.

I on Formula One: Verstappen’s Win Was a Watershed Moment for the Championship

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Alex Capparos/Getty Images for Formula One photo — Last week’s Spanish Grand Prix turned out to be a watershed moment for the Formula One World Championship for two reasons. First, Max Verstappen proved that a teenage sensation could in fact handle an F1 car quite nicely by …

Gilliland and Weatherman Headline “Thursday Night Madness” on Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release – ARCA photos – The two most recent ARCA winners, Venturini Motorsports’ Todd Gilliland (Toledo) and Cunningham Motorsports’ Kyle Weatherman (New Jersey), headline “Thursday Night Madness” on the Stock Car Steel/SRI Motorsports Show – tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network. The cast of Motorsports Madness, including Race Chaser …

MONTH OF MAY: Sunday Highs and Lows From F1, Indy and NASCAR

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Blog By RaceChaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker – Photo by Greg Loudermilk/Getty Images – For race fans across the world, Memorial Day’s “big three” (Monaco, Indy and Charlotte) is akin to Christmas.  For those involved in one (or more) of these events, it’s usually either “boom” or “bust”.  There’s a lot of history in all three …

Month of May: Racing’s Grandest Four-Week Stretch Off to a Thrilling Start

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Blog By RaceChaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Photo courtesy Joey Gase Racing — If you’ve been paying attention to the weather this last 30 days or so, we’ve had more than our share of “April showers”. We’ll loosely apply the saying “April showers bring May flowers” to the motorsports landscape as we note that the …

F1: Rosberg Takes Second Monaco Grand Prix Victory

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MONACO – Any questions about Nico Rosberg’s ability to beat Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton were swiftly dispelled Sunday during the Monaco Grand Prix on the Circuit de Monaco. Rosberg, a Monaco resident, started from the pole and led every lap on the historic circuit to become just the eighth driver in history to win the event in consecutive seasons. Hamilton …

Jack Brabham Tribute and Guest Duo Gase and Hargrove Highlight Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Brian McKay/IMS Archives/Charlie Niebergall photos — A special tribute honoring the life of three-time Formula One World Champion and multi-time Indianapolis 500 starter Sir Jack Brabham, as well as feature interviews with NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Joey Gase and Canadian Pro Mazda driver Scott Hargrove headline tonight’s edition of Motorsports Madness …

Who Will Win the Big Three Races Today? Joel and Tom Have At It!

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It’s Sunday on Memorial Day Weekend, otherwise known as one of the most compelling Motorsports days of the year.  This is a day when Hollywood often intersects with history as the Monaco Grand Prix, the Indy 500 and NASCAR’s Coca Cola 600 are known for unpredictability and spectacular finishes.  It is in the spirit of friendly wagering that my highly …