Travis gears up for X-games LA. After testing his car in Fontana, he hangs out at the Red Bull X Games kickoff party with fellow Red Bull athletes Ryan Sheckler, Robbie Maddison, and Ian Walsh. After, Travis takes a private jet to go race NASCAR, and finally returns to LA for the rallycross race at the end of the weekend.
Archive for the ‘Autocross’ Category
Sunday’s Global Rallycross race at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Motor Speedway gave fans their money’s worth of excitement and hard-fought racing. Scott Speed took his second victory of the season, while Toomas Heikkinen secured a pair of championships for the first time and Tanner Foust reflected on a disappointing day at the office.
Ken Block takes actor/comedian Nick Swardson for a ride during Gymkhana GRID practice at Irwindale Speedway.
My wife had her first ride along today in an autocross race. Her expressions are priceless! Usually, videos of autocross never give justice to the intensity and acceleration. This one… the eyes tell it all.
Car: Stock 2011 Subaru WRX wagon with muffler delete racing in RTA-DS.
What those eyes saw… – This is a forward facing view of what she saw from the previous run. Virtually the same time, about a second slower. Doesn’t give the same sense of terror…