| Feb 17, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Once again, Danica Patrick made history.
In winning the pole for the Feb. 24 Daytona 500 during Sunday's time trials at Daytona International Speedway, Patrick set a new standard for female drivers at the highest levels of the speed sports.
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:45 PM
The first Late Model race in the history of storied Daytona International Speedway was an instant classic and very nearly the crowning achievement of three-time Langley Speedway champion C.E. Falk's young stock-car racing career. Instead, it ended as...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
An estimated 3.2 million kids aged 5 to 12 take mixed-martial arts classes, training to administer beatdowns modeled after the adults' Ultimate Fighting Championships, according to a January report in ESPN magazine, which profiled the swaggering, Mohawked...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:30 AM
For the first time since 2005, the estimated number of people killed in the U.S. by car crashes went up, according to the National Safety Council.
Vehicle crashes killed an estimated 36,200 people in 2012, according to a council report released Tuesday....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 3:02 PM
C.E. Falk has worked tirelessly the past four years to grab the attention of folks who hand out promotions into NASCAR's top tiers. Three Langley Speedway titles, 50-plus victories and an exciting last-lap win over Tony Stewart in a high-profile short-...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Kyle Busch can send a thank-you note to Jeff Gordon
And Kevin Harvick is two for two.
In Thursday's second Budweiser Duel 150-mile qualifying race at Daytona International Speedway, Busch inherited the lead when Gordon, who had led all but one lap...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Tony Stewart won Saturday's DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway, but the elation of his victory disappeared in the wake of a heart-stopping wreck that saw Kyle Larson's car demolished after flying into the crossover gate that provides...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 9:00 PM
The Pontiac G8 is dead. Long live the Chevrolet SS.
Chevrolet is set to reveal the 415-horsepower V-8 sedan at the Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, one day before the NASCAR version of the car is scheduled to begin qualifying for the Daytona...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 3:22 PM
It took about 10 minutes to wreck several cars at Daytona International Speedway on Friday.
Matt Kenseth triggered a five-car accident in the opening practice for the Sprint Unlimited, the non-points race that kicks off the season.
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:14 AM
The nation's two leading sports-car racing series, Grand-Am Road Racing and the American Le Mans Series, said Wednesday they plan to merge in 2014.
"This merger will strengthen professional sports-car racing beyond what either of our organizations...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Chris Economaki, a journalist regarded as the authoritative voice in motorsports for decades, died Friday. He was 91.
National Speed Sport News, where Economaki worked as an editor for more than 60 years, announced his death Friday. It did not release...
| Nov 25, 2011
Jim Rathmann, a race-car driver who won the 1960 Indianapolis 500 in a back-and-forth duel with Rodger Ward that is often called the most exciting race in Indy's history, has died. He was 83.
Rathmann died Wednesday at a hospice facility in Melbourne,...