Tuesday was a day for the coaches to be coached as instructors from Dream Racing put several UNLV Rebels coaches through a crash course on driving high-powered Lamborghinis.
Four UNLV head coaches visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway and burned up the asphalt at speeds of more than 150 miles per hour as part of the annual Rebel Caravan. This third annual event was making its first ever visit to LVMS.
After an enthusiastic return to competition last month kicking off the 37th year of action, the Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway brings Round 2 of the 10-race 2021 short track series to the popular 3/8-mile paved oval Saturday night for a special “Mother’s Day” edition of the program starting at 6:45 p.m.
Bullring Driver Spotlight: Johnny Spilotro, Pro Late Model Driver #77 for Scuderia SG Speed, sponsored by Diamondback Land Surveying, Polar Shades Sun Control, Bravo Tickets, Frank's European Services, Andson, Full Metal Worldwide, and CSM.
Three-time NHRA defending Top Fuel World Champion Steve Torrence claimed his first NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series win of the season at the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, April 18.
Bob Tasca III (Funny Car), Erica Enders (Pro Stock) and Ryan Oehler (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also took home victories in their respective classes.
After a 13-month layoff due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the roar of short-track racing returned Saturday night to the The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with veteran Jeffrey Peterson of San Bernardino, Calif., driving to two NASCAR feature wins in the 37th season opener for the delighted crowd. Prior to Saturday night’s opener, the last competition at the 3/8-mile oval was held on March 7, 2020.
John Force Racing’s Brittany Force (Top Fuel) and Robert Hight (Funny Car) raced to the top spots in their respective classes at the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, April 17, setting up the brackets for Sunday’s final eliminations. DENSO-backed Greg Anderson and Matt Smith claimed Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle poles.