Day: March 14, 2020

1965 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R raced by Ken Miles going to auction

Notice Ford, Shelby and Mustang enthusiasts, Mecum has one more enormously historic auto headed to auction. It really is a 1965 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R, and it was raced by Ken Miles, the extremely particular person highlighted in previous year’s “Ford v. Ferrari” movie. It really is coming to Mecum’s big Indianapolis auction.

The auto has the code 5R002, and it has even a lot more promises to fame apart from getting Miles’ race auto. In accordance to Mecum, it was the extremely initial Shelby GT350R ever entered in a race, and Miles was at the wheel. He and the

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McLaren F1 team pulls out of Australian Grand Prix over coronavirus

Renault driver Esteban Occon wears a deal with mask out of coronavirus problems as he greets supporters in Melbourne ahead of the Australian Grand Prix. / Reuters 


The McLaren Racing group has withdrawn from this weekend’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix right after a group member analyzed optimistic for coronavirus, the group claimed on Friday.

The optimistic exam at McLaren follows 4 crew members of fellow Formula A person group Haas being quarantined because of to the outbreak.

“The group member was analyzed and self-isolated as before long as they started out to demonstrate indications and will now be handled by

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NASCAR, IndyCar will run races without fans due to coronavirus

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — IndyCar and NASCAR will the two race this weekend with out spectators, the newest sports sequence impacted by problems more than the COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic.

IndyCar pushed ahead with Sunday’s season-opening race following the mayor of St. Petersburg stated Thursday followers would not be permitted to attend. Only important staff can enter the fenced region encompassing the short-term road class by way of downtown St. Petersburg.

Opponents will have to response a questionnaire for health screening just before entry. Apply periods, the driver autograph session and other situations Friday have been canceled. IndyCar normally attracts about 130,000

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Formula One opener Australian Grand Prix canceled over coronavirus

Employees pack up in pit lane after the cancellation of the Australian Formulation Just one Grand Prix in Melbourne, Friday. / AP


MELBOURNE, Australia — As 1000’s of fans queued to get into the Australian Grand Prix, seemingly unperturbed by the coronavirus pandemic, the Formulation Just one teams and motorists had been packing up to depart.

The immediate spread of the virus still left organizers with minor option Friday but to terminate the year-opening race, notably after McLaren withdrew mainly because a staff member analyzed good for the COVID-19 illness and adhering to large criticism from 6-time entire world champion

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Coronavirus delays Bahrain, Vietnam F1 races after Australia cancels

Keep track of marshals pack up in Melboure following it was announced Friday the Australian Grand Prix would be canceled. / Reuters


PARIS — The Bahrain and Vietnam Grand Prix races had been postponed Friday due to the fact of the coronavirus outbreak, the 3rd and fourth races of the Formulation One particular season to be known as off.

Bahrain was scheduled for next week — at an vacant keep track of — and the inaugural Vietnamese GP in Hanoi on April five.

Governing system FIA explained in a statement that it will look at “the viability of prospective different

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