| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Looking back at the weekend in motor racing -- including the NASCAR race in Michigan, NHRA drag racing in Minnesota and the motocross event in Utah -- five things come to mind:
1. Clint Bowyer keeps rolling. The headlines naturally went to Joey Logano...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:47 AM
1. Ryan Newman earns the never-give-up award. After hearing he'll lose his ride with Stewart-Haas Racing next year, Newman won the pole position in record time at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and then captured his first Brickyard 400. Just as impressive...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Lots of kids follow in their parents' footsteps career-wise: Cops, lawyers, grocery store owners, ballplayers.
But few do so driving 300-mph dragsters, and even fewer do it successfully while their parents are still racing.
That's one reason why...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:23 PM
As drag racing's best arrived in New England on Thursday for their next event, driver John Force was coming off another win last weekend at age 64.
Let that sink in for a moment. Sixty-four.
Force is the legendary 15-time champion in funny cars, one...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:26 PM
CONCORD, N.C. — The NASCAR Hall of Fame embraced old-school stars Dale Jarrett, Tim Flock, Jack Ingram, Maurice Petty and Fireball Roberts Wednesday evening.
The morning after, it welcomed Antron Brown to its flock.
At 37, Brown doesn't fit...
| May 25, 2012
"Big Willie" Robinson was a 6-foot-6, 300-pound former Los Angeles street racer, a gentle giant who promoted organized drag racing as a way to unite people of all races and classes and ease racial tensions.
"When you get around cars, man, there ain't...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Check out our new guide for car enthusiasts. You will find information on Florida auto museums, races, car shows, festivals and more.
Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, Ocala: A visual history of drag racing, with Big Daddy Garlits's Swamp Rat...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Gov. Brown thinks rules limiting racing teams are a drag...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
NHRA schedule 2013 on ESPN2 and ESPN begins with the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Calif., Feb. 14-17. From ESPN's press release: Dave Rieff Named to Anchor Role for ESPN NHRA Drag Racing Coverage When the newly re-named NHRA...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:59 AM
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| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Allie Mac Kay was live from Pomona for a preview of this weekend’s NHRA finals.
48th annual Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals
The season concludes where it began with an event traditionally laced with drama. The historic racetrack...
| Nov 10, 2012
Saturday @ 7:30am Long Beach Heart Walk Rainbow Lagoon Park Shoreline Village www.kintera.org
Let's get some exercise! The Long Beach 5K Heart Walk will take you through Rainbow Lagoon Park in Shoreline Village.
After the walk, stop by the health expo...