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Roush Yates' Ford EcoBoost Wins at Sebring

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-18-2014

Roush Yates' Ford EcoBoost Wins at Sebring
 
Mooresville, NC  Ford Racing returned to the famed Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, FL as a winner with the new Roush Yates built 3.5 liter Ford EcoBoost engine. After Ford Racing’s 24 year absence from the track, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates’ No. 01 Daytona Prototype car driven by Marino Franchitti took the checkered flag at the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Saturday night. 
 
Franchitti held onto the lead during a 20-minute sprint that came after the last full-course caution of the night to give Ford Racing their fourth overall win at the Twel

CARS Inc. 10th Annual Open House Will Feature Famous Cars, More Activities

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-13-2014

Rochester, Mich. – CARS Inc. has been making the best-quality, US-made reproduction sheetmetal and interiors for classic Chevys since 1976, and this year the company is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its annual Open House by throwing a bigger bash than ever before.  There’ll be more activities for kids, free food and scores of classic Chevys on display, as well as some exotics and other cool vehicles.
Several cars featured in magazines over the past 30 year

THE PERSUADERS! ASTON MARTIN DBS TO BE OFFERED ON OPEN MARKET FOR FIRST TIME EVER AT BONHAMS ASTON MARTIN AUCTION

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-13-2014

Car driven by Roger Moore's character Lord Brett Sinclair in the classic TV series
 
The Aston Martin DBS that featured in the British television series The Persuaders!, estimated at £350,000-550,000, will be offered at the Bonhams Aston Martin Works Sale on the 17th of May, 2014.
 
This famed Aston Martin was manufactured in 1970, with special modifications made specifically for its role in The Persuaders!, in which it featured prominently in almost all of the s

Yokohama Tire Corporation Announces 2014 Motorsports Lineup

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-11-2014

Porsche race car

FULLERTON, CA– Building upon its success in 2013 – which included capturing a championship in drifting and winning the Trophy Truck class at the HDRA South Point Vegas 250 race – Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is gearing up for the 2014 motorsports season. “It’s a new year and we are fielding another strong racing lineup,” said Duane Sampson, YTC manager, motorsports. “In other news, we’re truly excited to be the exclusive tire supplier of the Red Bull Global Rallycross series. From off-road to sports cars to drifting, we are definitely ready to race.”

Yokohama will participate in five race serie

Lincoln Motor Company to Show New MKC and Navigator Utilities at Barrett-Jackson

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-06-2014

2015 Lincoln MKC 2015 Lincoln Navigator

.For the first time, Lincoln Motor Company will have an official presence at Barrett-Jackson Auction Company’s Palm Beach, Fla., event this spring
> Lincoln’s all-new 2015 MKC and significantly refreshed 2015 Navigator, both on sale later this year, will be on display
> Full 2014 Lincoln lineup will be available for driving experiences at South Florida Fairgrounds
 
PALM BEACH, Fla.,-Lincoln Motor Company will debut the all-new 2015 MKC and significantly refreshed 2015 Navigator utilities in South Florida at Barrett-Jackson Auction Company’s Palm Beach sale April 11-13.
This is the first time in the company’s 96-year history Lincoln will officially participate in the auction at South Florida Fairgrounds. Lincoln’s presence include

SCT Holdings(SCT) acquires Bully Dog

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-04-2014

Bully Dog and SCT Merge

Creating the Leader in Automotive Calibration Solutions
  
— Combination creates leading software company focused on optimizing vehicles’ fuel economy and performance. —
  
SANFORD, FL – March 4, 2014 – SCT Holdings (SCT), the leading software company focused on improving fuel efficiency and increasing performance in vehicles, today announced the acquisition of Bully Dog, an industry leader in offering full-featured automotive calibration solutions to the truck aftermarket. The combined company will offer customers with the most effective software solutions to optimize their vehicles’ performance across an unprecedented number of veh

Yokohama Tire Corporation Named Exclusive Tire Supplier for Red Bull Global Rallycross

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 03-03-2014

FULLERTON, CA – Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is expanding its 2014 motorsports program to new arenas. The tire maker announced today it has signed an agreement to be the exclusive tire supplier of the Red Bull Global Rallycross (GRC) series.

Red Bull GRC combines the best elements of circuit racing, off-road racing, and rally competition. The series features heavily modified 600-horsepower production-based cars built for fast-paced heat races with huge jumps – some up to 70 feet. The tracks are a combination of dirt and asphalt with multiple obstacles and surface transitions.  Top drivers in the series include Tanner Foust, Scott Speed, Bucky Lasek, Travis Pastrana and Nelson Piquet Jr. All competitors will race on specially-designed Yokoham

Fifty Years of the Ford Mustang, America’s Original Pony Car, Celebrated During the April 3-6 AutoFair Hosted by OldRide.com

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 02-27-2014

50 years of mustang celebrated

CONCORD, N.C. (Feb. 27, 2014) – The Ford Mustang¬ – one of the world’s most successful and beloved automobile models – turns 50 this spring. To commemorate the occasion, the Charlotte Motor Speedway AutoFair hosted by OldRide.com will offer a special exhibit highlighting all five generations of the famous “pony car.”
 
“The Ford Mustang is an American institution,” said Marcus Smith, president and general manager of Charlotte Motor Speedway. “Five decades of drivers have grown up aspirin

THE 28TH ANNUAL SPRING BREAK NATIONALS SHOW!

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 02-25-2014

COME AND CHECK OUT THE HOTTEST CAR SHOW AND CAR AUDIO EVENT IN THE SOUTHEAST THIS MARCH 22ND AND 23RD IN DAYTONA BEACH!!!!!

The Spring Break Nationals, the World's Most famous Soundoff, takes place next month in sunny Daytona Beach, Florida, featuring some of the world's best car audio systems and loudest vehicles, plus a consumer trade show!

Car Audio Manufacturers from all over the world will have the latest and greatest products on display for you to see firsthand, be one of the first peo

VP Racing Fuels Signs as Official Fuel for TORC: The Off-Road Championship 2014 Season

By GaugeMagazine
Posted 02-25-2014

Dana Point, Calif. - Feb. 24, 2014 - TORC: The Off-Road Championship, the nations premiere short-course, off-road racing series, has announced that VP Racing Fuels will be its Official Fuel for the 2014 season. All TORC competitors will be powered by the companys high-performance racing fuels beginning with the April 5-6 "Duel in the Desert" race in Primm, Nev. 
 
As part of its sponsorship, VP will establish a contingency program to reward racers based on performance parameters. In addition, VP will provide trackside fuel service at each event, which will include an online pre-order procedure to provide for convenient delivery of specific fuels to teams at the track. 
 
"We believe in BJ Birtwells vision for off-road racing and are excited to partner with him and his team as the Official Fuel of TORC," said Steve Scheidker, VPs Director of Marketing. "Over t