It might seem ironic that on the weekend the NASCAR Cup series visited Infineon Raceway in Northern California, the circuit chose to announce the completion of its large solar arrays. As over forty NASCAR racers tore around the circuit for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 on Saturday and Sunday, spectators got a great view of more than 1,600 solar panels that will provide around 41 percent of the circuit's energy usage, and save energy equivalent to 34,000 barrels of oil over the next 30 years. The solar panels are part of the Raceway's push towards sustainability. Motor sport isn't the cleanest of...
Video: Scott Pruett Drives The 2012 Lexus LFA At Infineon
If you don't know who Scott Pruett is, you should. He's a legend in U.S. road racing, a dominant force in the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car series, and often steps in for NASCAR road course duty as one of the "ringers." Behind the wheel of the Lexus LFA, at breakneck pace, he's still completely...Nelson Ireson
Lexus Launches LFA Driver Development Program
It’s safe to assume that a large majority of 2012 Lexus LFA buyers will have no idea how to extract the most from their highly refined and engineered supercar. With a mighty V-10 delivering 552 horsepower at a lofty 8,700 rpm, mostly carbon fiber construction and a quick-shifting sequential...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Video: Audi R8 Sportscar Experience At Infineon Raceway
Two laps around Infineon Raceway/Sears Point in an Audi R8 as part of the Audi Sportscar Experience.Nelson Ireson