NASCAR’s last two visits to the winding road course in Northern California wine country have been demolition derbies.
The raceway at state Highways 37 and 121 in southwest Sonoma County is ending its 10-year sponsorship agreement with Infineon Technologies and is pursuing a new partner to take over naming rights.
The Infineon Raceway in Sonoma said 75 cars that gathered on the tarmac and performed simultaneous doughnuts set a Guinness World Record on Tuesday.
The 2012 racing season at Infineon Raceway will again by highlighted by the Toyota/Save Mart 350 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series on the weekend of June 22-24.
Naturally, there was plenty of action on the Infineon Raceway track, but for many, the real thrill was the people-watching in and around the North Bay racing venue.
The turnaround for Kurt Busch continued Sunday with a dominating run at Infineon Raceway that led to his first career road course victory.
Joey Logano turned a lap at 93.256 mph in his Toyota to claim the top starting spot in Sunday’s race at Infineon Raceway.