Race Weekend Central

Charles Leclerc Nabs First F1 Pole of 2022 at Bahrain

(Credit: FIA)

Charles Leclerc parlayed a long winter workload by the Ferrari team into securing pole position at the Bahrain International Circuit, the first weekend of F1 racing in 2022. Defending champion Max Verstappen came up just 0.123 of a second off the pole, and will start the race besides Leclerc in second. Ferrari’s other driver, Carlos …

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New Era Draws David Ragan Back Home to Atlanta

David Ragan, NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

For David Ragan, not to mention his family, Atlanta Motor Speedway has and will likely always be a special place.  The veteran driver not only piloted legends and bandolero cars around the Hampton, Ga. Track’s ¼-mile “Thunder Ring,” but Ragan’s father, Ken directs the Legends racing program at AMS.  So when it came to picking …

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Tyler Ankrum Fastest in Truck Practice at Atlanta

Tyler Ankrum, NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Saturday (March 19) was the first on-track activity at the refreshed Atlanta Motor Speedway. The first group to take to the track featured the stars of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for a 40-minute practice session. Hattori Racing driver Tyler Ankrum set the fastest lap 10 minutes into the session and held strong through …

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Michael Conti Hits the Jackpot With Big iRacing Win at Las Vegas

(Photo by Justin Melillo)

After a short but wild event at the virtual Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Michael Conti took home the victory on Tuesday (March 1) night in the second race of the 2022 eNASCAR Coca Cola iRacing Series season. “I’m beyond ecstatic,” Conti said. “The preparation for this car was like nothing else I’ve ever had before. …

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