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Mark Martin one of seven to be inducted to Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

...are among the 2015 inductees into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.The seven-member class also includes off-road racer Walker Evans, six-time NHRA champion Warren Johnson and four-time Trans-Am Series champion Tommy Kendall. It also includes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-23/mark-martin-one-seven-be-i
German Felix Neureuther takes advantage of Austrian Marcel Hirscher's mistake to win slalom

...also climbed to third overall.Hirscher's consistent run of slalom results ended when he straddled a gate.Both American racers who qualified for a second run dropped in the rankings.David Chodounsky went from 13th to finish 18th, trailing by 2.79...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-17/german-felix-neureut
Bode Miller to make training run on Tuesday

...where he has won two World Cup downhills.The 37-year-old racer also twice won the classic Lauberhorn downhill at Wengen, which...beating Pinturault by 1.13.Pinturault was among several French racers who wore "Je Suis Charlie" messages on their helmets, showing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-10/bode-miller-make-training-run-tue
2 US ski team prospects die in avalanche

...avalanche alert had been declared after days of heavy snowfall and mild temperatures."Ronnie and Bryce were both outstanding ski racers who were passionate about their sport ? both on the race course and skiing the mountain," U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-05/2-us-ski-team-prospe
Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat racers treat fans to Night of Fire

...28th annual Augusta Southern Nationals Night of Fire on Friday ? a two-hour opportunity for fans to interact with drag boat racers."Just having a chance to meet drivers and see their equipment is why I've been coming to Night of Fire for more than 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-18/augusta-southern-nationals-dr
Lindsey Vonn considers dropping the giant slalom

...career-threatening knee injury.The 30-year-old American racer thinks she is still somewhat off the pace in speed events...ditching slalom might help her cause to become the No. 1 speed racer again."I definitely plan on doing (giant slalom), but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-18/lindsey-vonn-considers-dropping-g
What Is It?

...both in wheelbase and overall length by 1 foot and had no back seat, making it a two-seat sports car! AMC handed famed drag racer and speed-freak Craig Breedlove the keys to two of these cars before its public introduction. Though they were modified for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-12-18/what-it
Austrian team off to slow start in downhill

...all about minor issues."If we avoid the small mistakes, then we'll see fireworks soon," the coach said, adding his racers have had good split times and been fast in parts of the races.Austria won two of the biggest races last season, with Mayer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-24/austrian-team-slow-s
Late racer Jason Leffler to be honored at Chili Bowl in entry driven by Kasey Kahne

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kasey Kahne and Tony Stewart are entering next month's Chili Bowl Nationals in honor of the late racer Jason Leffler.Kahne will drive a car entered in combination with Stewart, Leffler's girlfriend, Julianna Patterson, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-12-18/late-racer-jason-leffler-b
'Small-town boy' Kevin Ward Jr. praised during service

...enthusiasts overflowed a high school auditorium Thursday to grieve and share stories about the 20-year-old dirt-track racer who was struck and killed by a car driven by NASCAR champion Tony Stewart.With Ward lying in an open casket decorated with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-14/small-town-boy-kevin-ward-jr-prai