| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:32 PM
America's romance with classic muscle cars is rooted in a desire to push the envelope. With the U.S. Postal Service's new "Muscle Cars (Forever)" stamp series ??? on sale now ??? people can celebrate that nostalgic notion on an envelope.......
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:42 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer talks about his decade in office on “Political Connections.” The program airs at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on Central Florida News 13. In an interview with Ybeth...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:40 PM
CHARLOTTE — In a gathering best described as a media conference sprinkled with bits and pieces of a pep rally, NASCAR officials laid out their vision for the sport, embedded in the hope of a new car energizing the fan base and of refurbishing the...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 5:26 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — The world is shrinking, as they say. Consider all those fancy modern conveniences in transportation, communication and computer technology.
How else can you explain the NASCAR interlopers entering the Rolex 24 at...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The envelope please: NASCAR is about to unveil its "Gen 6" car.
We've been down the road before with new models and styles, but this is a critical makeover for a sport trying to woo back fans who have become disengaged for a number of reasons. The new...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 9:43 AM
NASCAR fans will be able to get a quick peek at the new season _ and new car models _ during the Preseason Thunder Fan Fest at Daytona International Speedway.
Fan Fest will include autograph sessions, driver fan forums, show cars and displays, music and...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Michael Waltrip will enter the Daytona 500 this season with Swan Racing.
The two-time Daytona 500 winner will drive the No. 30 Toyota in a one-race deal. The team will use full-time driver David Stremme the rest of the season.
The season-opening Feb. 24...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:14 PM
New faces with new teams and new cars were on display during Day 1 of Preseason Thunder at Daytona, but one storyline dominated – the Gen-6 car is sleek and fast. Defending Daytona 500 champion Matt Kenseth, with new team Joe Gibbs Racing, was...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:48 AM
When it comes to pure decibel levels, Daytona International Speedway must be among the loudest sports venues in the U.S. When a pack of 43 monster-horsepower Chevys, Fords and Toyotas bunch together, the rumble can at times be heard 15 miles away on...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Check out festivals and events in February across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through Feb. 3: 24th Annual Zora Neale...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:17 PM
And so what's The Big Bang Theory following a 12-car pileup during pre-season testing at Daytona International Speedway this past week?
Seems that everybody needs to go back to school and take a driver's-ed course.
That's right, the best of the best...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Michael Waltrip Racing owners Rob Kauffman and Michael Waltrip announced today they will race in the 51st annual Rolex 24 at Daytona on Jan. 26-27. Joining the pair behind the wheel of the Grand Am version of the Ferrari 458 GT that will test in Daytona...