| Aug 25, 2011
| 7:42 PM
This is going to sound so strange coming from a woman who is trying to make her way in a man's world, but I have never been that enthralled by women's sports. I mean I get it, and there are times when I get caught up in the thrill of the competition....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:38 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Biker babe, I'm not. NASCAR fan? Uh-uh. Beach bunny? Nope, don't think so. I'm way past the weight limit on being either a babe or a bunny.
But it is late evening, and I've found myself driving along Daytona Beach, on Florida'...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 2:34 PM
There will be a brand-new thrill ride at Walt Disney World beginning in mid-January, but it won't be what you'd expect.
The Richard Petty Driving Experience, which already offers stock car drives at the Disney World Speedway, will begin offering rides in...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 2:49 PM
Fastenal announced today that it has signed a multiyear agreement with Roush Fenway Racing to become a primary sponsor of Carl Edwards' No. 99 Ford in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Fastenal will be the primary on Edwards’ No. 99 for 17 Cup Series...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 7:56 PM
Jason Miller has the dream job of many 9-year-olds: He builds things with Lego blocks for a living.
The 27-year-old Orlando resident has been fascinated by the colorful building bricks since he was a child. So after Merlin Entertainments Group...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:27 PM
This year's Biketoberfest is just around the corner. Starting Oct. 13 and spanning through Oct. 16, the streets and beaches of Daytona will be buzzing with the sound of motorcycles as thousands of bikers hop on their hogs to enjoy the festival.
| Nov 16, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Seven NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams turned laps at the high banks of Daytona International Speedway Tuesday, seeking the best baseline aerodynamic package for next January’s Preseason Thunder Test at “The World Center of Racing.”...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Based in Daytona Beach, International Speedway Corp. (ticker symbol ISCA) is a motorsports promoter that owns or operates 13 major motorsports facilities around the U.S. including the Daytona International Speedway. It currently promotes more than 100...
| 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,...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 5:47 AM
Legoland Florida opens its doors to the public in the crowded theme-park market that is Central Florida on Saturday. Here are a few of the ways, big and small, that the Winter Haven attraction is designed to stand out.
At the park's...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 5:47 AM
The first new theme park in Central Florida in more than a decade is almost ready for guests. Saturday's grand opening of Legoland Florida ushers in a new era filled with colorful building-block figures — from Einstein to Elvis — and rides for...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:32 PM
Veteran NASCAR driver Brendan Gaughan will compete in 10 races on the 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series schedule, driving Richard Childress Racing's No. 33 Chevrolet Impala, and in eight races on the 2012 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule, driving...