Michael Schumacher in Critical Condition After Skiing Accident

"Michael Schumacher in Critical Condition After Skiing Accident"The Car Racing world is all abuzz with the latest news of Michael Schumacher and the terrible accident he had while skining in the French Alps this past weekend.

The latest update is that he is in critical condition.

Within minutes of the fall the seven-time Formula One World Champion was airlifted to Grenoble Hospital. Reports state he was wearing a helmet when he had the fall.

As you can imagine, Social Media is ablaze with comments about the accident.

David Croft, Sky F1 commentator tweeted: “Seen Michael Schumacher win plenty of great battles in his career this, the most important of all. Like all in F1, praying he pulls through.”

Bruno Senna Says “Wishing a full and speedy recovery for Michael Schumacher. Motor racing already had too many losses in 2013.”

Mario Andretti said it best… “Sadly and hopefully I follow news on Michael Schumacher. Let’s pray for him and also for the strength and expertise of doctors guiding his recover.” 

The team at CarRacing.com is praying for Michael’s full recovery. The winner of 91 races in his lifetime has the hardest race to win, yet. The race for his life. God Speed to Michael and the entire Schumacher family.” 

Photo: Michael Schumacher with Joshua Sirgany (Team Tony Kart Driver) in Las Vegas, NV

 

The Weekend Results in Car Racing November 15-17

Weekend Racing Results for Formula 1, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck @ Homestead International Raceway

"Jimmie Johnson Celebrating his 6th NASCAR championship"

Jimmie Johnson Celebrating his 6th NASCAR championship

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Nov 17 (SUN) FORD ECOBOOST 400 HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY HOMESTEAD, FL

On the pole: Matt Kenseth

Winner: Denny Hamlin

Series Winner: Jimmie Johnson

Nationwide Series

Nov 16 (SAT) FORD ECOBOOST 300 – NOV 16 HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY HOMESTEAD, FL

On the pole:  Sam Hornish

Winner: Brad Keselowski

Camping World Truck Series

Nov 15 (FRI) FORD ECOBOOST 200 HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY HOMESTEAD, FL

On the pole:   Ryan Blaney

Winner:  Kyle Busch

FORMULA 1

November 15-17

 – FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX (Austin)

On the pole:  Sebastian Vettel

Winner: Sebastian Vettel

The Weekend Results in Car Racing November 8-10

Weekend Racing Results for Formula 1, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck @ Phoenix International Raceway

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Nov 10 (SUN) ADVOCARE 500 – NOV 10 PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY AVONDALE, AZ

On the pole: Jimmie Johnson

Winner: Kevin Harvick

Nationwide Series

Nov 09 (SAT) GREAT CLIPS 200 PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY AVONDALE, AZ

On the pole:   Kyle Busch

Winner: Kyle Busch

Camping World Truck Series

Nov 08 (FRI) LUCAS OIL 150 PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY AVONDALE, AZ

On the pole:  Ross Chastain

Winner: Erik Jones

 

 

The Weekend Results in Car Racing November 1 – 3

Weekend Racing Results for Formula 1, NASCAR Sprint CUP Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck:

Formula 1

November 1-3 ETIHAD AIRABU DHABI GRAND PRIX

On the pole:  Sebastian Vettel

Winner: Sebastian Vettel

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Nov 03 (SUN) AAA TEXAS 500 TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY FORT WORTH, TX

On the pole: Carl Edwards

Winner:  Jimmie Johnson

Nascar – Nationwide

Nov 02 (SAT) O’REILLY AUTO PARTS CHALLENGE TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY FORT WORTH, TX

On the pole:  Alex Bowman

Winner:  Brad Keselowski

Nov 01 (FRI) WINSTAR WORLD CASINO 350 TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY FORT WORTH, TX

On the pole:  Jeb Burton

Winner:  Ty Dillon

 

The Weekend Results in Racing October 25-27

Weekend Racing for Formula 1 and Nascar Sprint and Truck Series results:

Formula 1 – AIRTEL INDIAN GRAND PRIX (New Delhi)

October 25-27

On the pole:  Sebastian Vettel

and the Winner is Sebastian Vettel

Nascar

Saturday Oct 26

KROGER 200 @ MARTINSVILLE SPEEDWAY MARTINSVILLE, VA

On the pole:  Timothy Peters

and the Winner is Darrell Wallace Jr.

Saturday Oct 27

Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 Powered by Kroger Martinsville Speedway

On the pole: Denny Hamlin

And the Winner is  Jeff Gordon

Will Power Wins Indy Race, Scott Dixon Wins Championship

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).

Weekend Results in Car Racing October 19-20

Here are the weekend results in car racing for October 18-20, 2013

Indy Car

Saturday October 19 MAVTV 500 in Fontana, CA

On the pole:  Will Power

And the Winner is  Will Power

Nascar

Saturday Oct 19  FRED’S 250 POWERED BY COCA-COLA at TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY TALLADEGA, AL

On the pole:   Jeb Burton

And the Winner is  Johnny Sauter

Sunday, October  20 CAMPING WORLD RV SALES 500 at TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY TALLADEGA, AL

On the pole: Aric Almirola

And the Winner is  Jamie McMurray

 

The Weekend Results in Racing October 11-13

Weekend Racing for Formula 1 and NASCAR Sprint and Nationwide Series results:

Formula 1

October 11-13 – FORMULA 1 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX (Suzuka)

On the pole:  Mark Webber

And the Winner is  Sebastian Vettel

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Oct 12 (SAT) BANK OF AMERICA 500 CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY CONCORD, NC

On the pole: Jeff Gordon

And the Winner is Brad Keselowski

Nascar – Nationwide

Oct 11 (FRI) DOLLAR GENERAL 300 CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY CONCORD, NC

On the pole:  Kyle Busch

And the Winner is Kyle Busch

 

The Weekend Results in Car Racing October 4-6

Weekend Racing Results for Formula 1, NASCAR Sprint CUP Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck:

Formula 1

October 04-06 – FORMULA 1 KOREAN GRAND PRIX (Yeongam)

On the pole:  Sebastian Vettel

Winner:  Sebastian Vettel

Indy Car

Oct 06 (SUN) Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston Race 2 (Houston, TX)

On the pole:  Helio Castroneves

Winner: Will Power

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Oct 06 (SUN) HOLLYWOOD CASINO 400 KANSAS SPEEDWAY KANSAS CITY, KS

On the pole: Kevin Harvick

Winner: Kevin Harvick

Nascar – Nationwide

Oct 05 (SAT) KANSAS LOTTERY 300 KANSAS SPEEDWAY KANSAS CITY, KS

On the pole:  Austin Dillon

Winner:  Matt Kenseth

 

The Weekend Results in Car Racing September 27-29

Weekend Racing Results for NASCAR Sprint CUP and Camping World Truck: 

Nascar – Sprint Cup

Sep 29 (SUN) AAA 400 DOVER INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY DOVER, DE

On the pole: Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

Winner: Jimmie Johnson

Nascar Camping World Truck  Series

Sep 28 (SAT) SMITH’S 350 LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY LAS VEGAS, NV

On the pole:  Ty Dillon

Winner: Timothy Peters