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  • 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore [Pictures]

    2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore

    Look through pictures of the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore.

  • Pictures: Baltimore's Checkered Flag Girls

    Pictures: Baltimore's Checkered Flag Girls

    As roving ambassadors for Labor Day weekend's Baltimore Grand Prix, the Checkered Flag Girls will be appearing throughout the area in the weeks leading up to the event. With hundreds of thousands of car-crazed visitors expected for the three-day event, the Checkered Flag Girls may have their work...

  • Pictures: 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup race winners

    2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup race winners

    Changes to rules this season expanded the Chase for the Championship field from 12 to 16. Any driver who scored a victory in the first 26 races of the season clinched a spot in the postseason, which started at Chicagoland with Brad Keselowski's 5th victory of the campaign.

  • The 98th Indianapolis 500

    The 98th Indianapolis 500

    American Ryan Hunter-Reay edges three-time winner Helio Castroneves to win the Indy 500 in the second-closest finish in history.

  • Baltimore Grand Prix [Pictures]

    Inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix

    Check out race and event photos from the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix.

  • Pictures: Baltimore Grand Prix

    Baltimore Grand Prix Plan

    The inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix road race will hit the Inner Harbor Labor Day weekend. Here are some photos of the lead-up to the event, which begins Sept. 2.

  • Motorcycle racer grabs rival's brake lever at 140 mph in unbelievable attempt at revenge

    Motorcycle racer grabs rival's brake lever at 140 mph in unbelievable attempt at revenge

    Motorcycle racer Romano Fenati has been fired by Marinelli Snipers Team a day after one of the most reckless and egregious moves seen on a race track. Fenati pulled up beside Stafano Manzi and grabbed Manzi’s front brake lever during a Moto2 race in San Marino, Italy, on Sunday. The two rivals...

  • Rain at Indy pushes NASCAR finale to Monday

    Rain at Indy pushes NASCAR finale to Monday

    Persistent rain washed out the Brickyard 400 and delayed the conclusion of NASCAR's regular season. Rain washed out the entire weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the final race before the playoffs was moved to Monday. It will run at 2 p.m., after the rescheduled Xfinity Series race. Indianapolis...

  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. estimates 20-25 concussions in NASCAR career, reveals fears of dying

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. estimates 20-25 concussions in NASCAR career, reveals fears of dying

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a lucky man. He got out of NASCAR alive, and not drooling on his chin, incapacitated for life. Those were real-life concerns he reveals in a new book, “Racing to The Finish: My Story,” co-authored with Ryan McGee. Earnhardt recently invited Graham Bensinger to his home in...

  • Defending Cup champ Martin Truex Jr. needs new ride as Furniture Row Racing says it's closing

    Defending Cup champ Martin Truex Jr. needs new ride as Furniture Row Racing says it's closing

    Saying it cannot find enough funding to remain competitive, Furniture Row Racing announced Tuesday it will close its doors at the end of season, one year after Martin Truex Jr. won the maverick Colorado-based team its first NASCAR championship. Team owner Barney Visser said it was a painful decision...

  • Brad Keselowski's late move in the pits wins Southern 500

    Brad Keselowski's late move in the pits wins Southern 500

    Brad Keselowski beat leader Kyle Larson out of the pits with 22 laps to go, then pulled away on a restart to win the Southern 500 on Sunday night and sweep the weekend at Darlington Raceway. Keselowski took the Xfinity race Saturday when leaders Ross Chastain and Kevin Harvick wrecked late. This...

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