Erik Jones Youngest Driver to Win Truck Race Nascar Camping World Series

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Here are a few pictures of Erik Jones, the Youngest driver to win the Nascar Camping World Series Truck Race - LUCAS OIL 150 that took place at the PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY in AVONDALE, Arizona. Ross Chastain was on the pole

Will Power Wins Indy Race, Scott Dixon Wins Championship

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In the final race of the season, Will Power takes the MATV 500 in Fontana, California win  making this his third win of the season. He won by 1.4883 seconds over Ed Carpenter (2012 race winner). Power was the runner up the last three years making this a special victory for him.

This victory is also one for Chevrolet as it has clinched its second consecutive IndyCar Series Manufacturers’ championship for a total of 10 wins in the 19-race 2013 IndyCar Series season which also included the exciting win by Tony Kanaan (KV Racing Technology Chevrolet driver)  in the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500.

The IZOD Indy car driven by Scott Dixon (No. 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Honda) is the 2013 Indy Car Champion winning by a  27 point margin, beating out Helio Castroneves (No. 3 Auto Club Team Penske Chevrolet - 2nd with a total of 550 points) and Simon Pagenaud (No. 77 Schmidt Hamilton HP Motorsports Honda - 3rd with a total of 508 points). Will Power (No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet) came in 4th with a total of 499 points!

2013 marks the 10th Indy car championship for Target Chip Ganassi Racing and the ninth with Honda (Dixon won in ’03 with Toyota).

Jeff Gordon Auctions two Monte Carlos at Barrett-Jackson

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"Jeff Gordon's Dupont Monte Carlo SS"To Benefit Drive to End Hunger

Jeff Gordon’s 2006 No. 24 DuPont Monte Carlo race car and a 2000 Monte Carlo, were sold at auction during Saturday’s Barrett-Jackson Collection Car auction. Together the cars brought in $350,000 and the money will benefit Drive to End Hunger.

Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports, donated the limited edition 2000 Monte Carlo that features Jeff Gordon’s signature.

Ron Pratte, car enthusiast, donated the 2006 Monte Carlo.

Both cars were designed by Jeff Gordon Chevrolet in Wilmington, N.C.

Also at the Barrett Jackson auction were Rusty Wallace and Kurt Busch. Wallace’s car went for $200,000 (2012 Ford Mustang GT he built) to benefit the NASCAR Foundation and a 1969 Ford Bronco sold for $500,000 to benefit the Armed Forces Foundation (Kurt Busch is one of their spokespersons).

Photo Source: Wikimedia.org – originally posted to Flickr.com by RoyalBroil (Bo Nash)