No. 785,
February 25, 2015

Follow Autoextremist


The Line


march 4, 2015


(Photo by Garry Eller/HHP for GM/Chevrolet Racing)
Jimmie Johnson (No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Lowe's Chevrolet SS) won the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Georgia. It was his 71st win in NASCAR's premier series. Kevin Harvick (No. 4 Stewart Haas Racing Jimmy John's/Budweiser Chevrolet SS) was second and Dale Earnhardt Jr. (No, 88 Hendrick Motorsports Kelley Blue Book Chevrolet SS) finished third. Joey Logano (No. 22 Team Penske Shell/Pennzoil Ford Fusion) finished fourth the week after he won the Daytona 500. Watch a NASCAR video here.

(Photo by Chris Clark)
Amy Ruman (No. 23 McNichols Company Chevrolet Corvette) won the FOAMETIX Trans Am 100 - and the TA class - at Sebring International Raceway. Doug Peterson (No. 87 Tony Ave Racing Chevrolet Corvette) finished second, while teammate Paul Fix (No. 4 Tony Ave Racing Chevrolet Corvette) finished third. Cameron Lawrence (No. 1 MOPAR Dodge Challenger) won TA2.

(Images courtesy of Mercedes-Benz)
Mercedes-AMG will introduce the new Mercedes-AMG GT3 at the Geneva Motor Show. Designed and developed to comply with the FIA's GT3 race rules, the new GT3 is based on the production Mercedes-AMG GT sports car. Following an intensive test program, the new AMG racing car will be shipped to the first customer teams at the end of 2015.