NHRA: Spencer Massey Dismissed From Top Fuel Driving Duties at Don Schumacher Racing

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BROWNSBURG, Ind. – official report — NHRA photo — Don Schumacher Racing announced late Friday that driver Spencer Massey has been released as driver of the Red Fuel Powered by Schumacher/Sandvik Coromant Top Fuel dragster in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. “Spencer is no longer with DSR,” team owner Don Schumacher said in a statement. “He violated a …

AMA SX: Monster Energy Kawasaki Releases Davi Millsaps; Team Will Sit Final Three Supercross Races of 2015

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IRVINE, Calif. – official team release — Monster Energy Kawasaki photo — Monster Energy Kawasaki has terminated its contract agreement with Davi Millsaps, effective immediately. The announcement releases Millsaps from his duties as rider for the stalwart Monster Energy AMA Supercross operation. The Murrieta, Calif. resident was brought on during the offseason to replace four-time Supercross champion Ryan Villopoto, who …

NASCAR: Darrell Wallace Jr. Granted Release From Joe Gibbs Racing

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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Darrell Wallace Jr. has received his requested release from Joe Gibbs Racing and is free to pursue other opportunities, a team spokesman confirmed on Monday morning. Wallace won four NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races in 2014 (Gateway, Eldora, Martinsville and …

INDYCAR: A.J. Foyt Released From Hospital

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HOUSTON — official team release — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — A.J. Foyt was released from Baylor-St. Luke’s Medical Center Tuesday afternoon and is recovering at home from his Nov. 12 triple bypass heart surgery. Although his heart surgery was successful, Foyt developed serious complications with his lungs. He was kept on a ventilator for eight days to allow his lungs …

MOTOGP: Ducati Terminates Cal Crutchlow’s Riding Contract; Crutchlow Reported to Join LCR Honda in 2015

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BOLOGNA, Italy — official release — Ducati photo — Ducati Corse announced Saturday that it has reached an agreement with its factory rider Cal Crutchlow to terminate his contract with the MotoGP factory squad. Reports indicate that Crutchlow, who was in his first season with Ducati, has already signed a contact with LCR Honda for the 2015 season. Great Britain’s …