During our joyride around the track Monday, IndyCar driver Will Power said he's confident the Belle Isle Grand Prix will go off without a hitch.
SPEED TV Australia's William Dale takes a look in the Rearview Mirror to pick out the biggest moments in a busy weekend of motorsport.
At Pocono, it's a whole new thrill. When the open wheel series returns to Pocono Raceway for the first time since 1989, the 400-mile race will start with cars running three across.
Jodi Arias' lawyers have asked to withdraw from the case and say they won't call any witnesses in the penalty phase of her trial.
Helio Castroneves figures plenty of today's fans have never seen a driver win the Indianapolis 500 for a record-tying fourth time.
The stepson of IndyCar founder Tony George became the first member of the Hulman family to win the biggest pre-race event in the series - the Indianapolis 500 pole.
Witnesses in southwestern Virginia say a car has driven into a crowd at a parade.
Police say a gunman used anti-gay slurs before fatally shooting a 32-year-old man in New York City's Greenwich Village.
Team Penske was able to record some fast laps - including its quickest of the week - during the abbreviated Fast Friday, the final full day of practice before Saturday's pole qualifying for the 97th Indianapolis 500.
Fast Friday turned into Flood Friday when a thunderstorm and accompanying deluge hit the historic track and put a premature conclusion on the quest for speed heading into qualification weekend.
The beautiful Campus Martius Park and Cadillac Square area in vibrant downtown Detroit will come alive with the sights and sounds of the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix on Wednesday, May 29 to start the regions race week engines.
Schedule Gates open: 6:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Practice: 8-10 a.m. Qualifying, first segment: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Fast Nine pole qualifying: 4:30-6 p.m. Tickets: $15; children 12 and younger free Honorary starter: Colts coach Chuck Pagano - The road to today began on an airplane, and Ryan Briscoe was nowhere near it.
Format: All drivers are eligible to post times on the first day by making as many as three four-lap runs from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The fastest nine will participate in a 90-minute shootout to determine the starting order for the first three rows.
Rookie Carlos Munoz shot to the top of the speed chart in Indianapolis 500 practice Thursday with a lap at 225.163 mph, the fastest through the first six days of practice.