Author Archives: Chance Hales

About Chance Hales

Chance has had a healthy experience around cars his whole life. It all started with late-night weekend cruising at the age of 1, then carpet cruising with Hot Wheels, racing via video games, to helping build the world record holding BYU Electric Blue Streamliner! Originally having loved muscle cars(of which he is restoring a 1967 Mustang) turned to loving the flamboyantly styled and awesome sounding exotics now works for the local Porsche/Audi dealer. Throughout high school he wanted to be a designer but has since turned to photography. You can find his photography here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/chancehales/

2014 Mazda3

By | November 13, 2014

In a world filled with expensive gas, the need for practicality, and the desire to have fun on a budget the 2014 Mazda3 fits the bill.  It offers great fuel economy, comes in the form of a 4-door sedan or 5-door hatch (shown), and is a hoot to drive. Mazda has been marketing Zoom Zoom with […]

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2014 Auto Show Season Kicks Off in Paris

By | October 8, 2014

After a 4 month summer break, automakers return to the show circuit for the 2014 Paris Motor Show.  The Paris Motor Show always brings something new and interesting for the world to see.  Dozens of world debuts were shown.  So many new concepts and production ready models were shown that we had a hard time […]

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Project: Pony Up -Part Two

By | September 29, 2014

It has been a few months since our last Project: Pony Up update so it is overdue.  The project was set aside for a little while until I was able to find time to put into it again.  In the last update the old 302 had come out of the car and the engine bay […]

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NASCAR Announces 2015 Rule Changes

By | September 23, 2014

NASCAR is almost taboo for us at The Daily Derbi.  Most of us aren’t the biggest of fans and would rather watch sports car racing like Tudor Sports Car Championship that are featured in our Racing Blips.  Today, NASCAR announced new rule changes for 2015 that will have a huge impact on the series, some of […]

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Sinkhole to be Filled and Three Vettes to be Restored

By | September 2, 2014

Back in February of this year something terrible happened.  A gaping sinkhole opened up and swallowed eight Corvettes whole in the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.  Since that incident the massive hole has become the main attraction at the museum bringing thousands to the museum to see it boosting attendance with a healthy […]

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Sprint Car Driver Kevin Ward Jr Killed in On-Track Incident with Tony Stewart

By | August 10, 2014

  An tragic incident occurred last night at a Sprint Car race.  Driver Kevin Ward Jr. was struck and killed in an on-track incident with Tony Stewart.  The incident began with the two making contact during the race sending Ward Jr. spinning into the wall.  Ward Jr. then exited his car and entered the live […]

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