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2 hrs ago | Hawk Eye
A day after Dario Franchitti announced his retirement, another IndyCar driver said he was also getting out of his car.
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6 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas
It was his goal as a teenager; now 40, that dream is on the verge of reality for Weatherford businessman Ted Minor.
10 hrs ago | Rice Lake Online
2 Nationwide car Dave Greschner Sports editor Anderson's Maple Syrup west of Cumberland has a sweet connection this season with NASCAR racing.
14 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
Payton Ryan may be in his rookie late-model season, but already the Concord resident is preparing for one of the division's most prestigious events: Denny Hamlin's Short Track Showdown.
18 hrs ago | Paddock Talk
Five hundred miles at Darlington Raceway. It's a challenging, exhausting endeavor - and on Saturday night, the Southern 500 needed overtime.
Much proof of that came Saturday night when Kevin Harvick, with four fresh tires, erased a 15-car lead by Dale Earnhardt Jr. - with only two tires changed in a late pit stop - and passed him en route to the Bojangles 500 victory at Darlington.
As a veteran television reporter, Fox Sports 1's Steve Byrnes is one of the best at keeping his emotions in check when he delivers good or bad news about the NASCAR events he covers.
NASCAR team owner Gene Haas is out to prove that an American-based team can succeed in the Formula One racing series.
Ed Carpenter's decision in November to race only on ovals and to turn his car over to a more skilled driver on road and street courses was largely overshadowed by Franchitti's sudden retirement because of injuries suffered in a crash a month earlier.
Cars from every decade met in Norman, Okla., on Sunday to join one of two Pony Drive caravans -- one headed to Charlotte Motor Speedway and the other to Las Vegas Motor Speedway, according to a news release.
Coming off a 24th-place finish at Texas Motor Speedway, Eric McClure and the No.
Ryan Hunter-Reay dominated the race but triggered a seven-car accident 24 laps from the finish.
Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch finished the weekend at Darlington Raceway with two top 10 finishes each in the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series races.
NASCAR driver Kurt Busch said team owner Gene Haas is serious about making a strong entry into Formula One, a move that could expand the series' footprint in the U.S. "It's a matter of the fans getting behind it, supporting Gene and trying to give F1 another chance," he said.
Purdue University's Rube Goldberg Team won the national championship Saturday in Columbus, Ohio.
Joining in the festivities celebrating opening weekend at Watkins Glen International racetrack, the International Motor Racing Research Center in the village featured a model car show and panel discussion on Saturday, April 12. The model car show opened on Friday and continued through Sunday.