| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:26 PM
IndyCar's Tony Kanaan has his sights set on more than Victory Lane at Pocono Raceway this Sunday. There's also $1 million hanging in the balance.
If an IndyCar driver wins this year's Indianapolis 500, the race at Pocono and the season finale at Auto...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:50 PM
One year was enough; Lotus is pulling out of making engines for IndyCar cars.
Just one year after the much heralded entry into the series, the engine maker says it wants to focus on its core business.
The company had four years remaining on its...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:20 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- A three-wide finish in motor racing is thrilling. But four wide?
Peter Dempsey won the Freedom 100 by mere inches Friday in the Firestone Indy Lights series at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Gabby Chaves finished second, Sage...
| May 26, 2013
| 8:45 AM
INDIANAPOLIS -- As 200,000 spectators poured into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday morning, the question was whether they'll see history at this year's Indianapolis 500.
Helio Castroneves and Dario Franchitti are trying to become four-time...
| May 26, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The explosions prevented Kimberly Grauer from crossing the finish line at this year's Boston Marathon, a race she dedicated to her father who died two weeks before the April competition.
On Sunday, she got her chance to end the race, but at a...
| May 26, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Tony Kanaan has finally won the Indianapolis 500.
Kanaan drove past Ryan Hunter-Reay on a restart with three laps to go, then coasted across the finish line under yellow when defending race winner Dario Franchitti crashed far back in the field.
| May 17, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Ken Venturi, a San Francisco native and the 1964 U.S. Open golf champion, has died. He was 82.
Matt Venturi says his father died Friday afternoon at a hospital in Rancho Mirage, Calif., after a two-month battle with a spinal infection, pneumonia and...
| May 19, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Ed Carpenter knew he was capable of another fast run, and it earned him the pole for the Indianapolis 500. The Indianapolis native bested IndyCar racing's big-name teams by claiming his first 500 pole Saturday during the "Fast Nine" qualifying session...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Graham Rahal slouched atop a stool nestled inside a local coffee shop.
The 24-year-old IndyCar driver planted his elbows firmly on the small table in front of him.
His stare darted around the room. He could imagine grandstands surrounding him that...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 8:35 AM
How do you find just the right gift to say "thank you" to a man who seemingly has everything?
That's the dilemma A.J. Allmendinger has faced since billionaire team owner Roger Penske gave him a second chance to redeem himself following last year's...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Joe McKnight, a multipurpose back out of USC, said Thursday that "they'll have to kill me to take my spot" on the New York Jets' roster.
The fourth-year running back, who has struggled with injuries and offensive productivity, denied he was angry when...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It’s a problem most car fans wouldn’t mind having. Don Davis has to change too many batteries.
The Texas-based businessman and avid car collector is putting 64 rare and classic cars up for auction April 27. More than $15 million worth of...