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IndyCar Heads To Finale After Wilson’s Death

Justin Wilson died Monday night from his injuries sustained during a crash, just four years after Dan Wheldon was killed in a horrific crash during the IndyCar season finale.

08/26/2015

Buddy Baker, Daytona 500 winner, poses prior to practice for the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Pepsi 400 at Daytona International Speedway on July 5, 2007 in Daytona, Florida. (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images for NASCAR)

NASCAR ‘Gentle Giant’ Buddy Baker Dies At 74

Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and was known as NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ died on Monday after a brief battle with lung cancer. He was 74 years old.

08/10/2015

Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell Pennzoil Ford, celebrates with the trophy in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at the Glen at Watkins Glen International on August 9, 2015 in Watkins Glen, New York. (credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

Logano Saves Fuel To Win At Watkins Glen

Joey Logano kept his foot on the gas pedal a little bit longer than usual after taking the checkered flag at Watkins Glen International, a huge cloud of smoke wafting toward victory lane.

08/10/2015

Ford 300 - Qualifying

Richard Petty Receives Argetsinger Award

Richard Petty, the winningest driver in NASCAR history, was honored Thursday night with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for outstanding contributions to motorsports.

08/07/2015

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, celebrates with the trophy in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Windows 10 400 at Pocono Raceway on August 2, 2015 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Kenseth Stretches Fuel & Steals Win At Pocono

One by one, fuel woes cost the contenders. But the pain at the pump for drivers pushing toward the finish line was the break Matt Kenseth needed to coast past them all at Pocono Raceway.

08/03/2015

Kyle Busch celebrates after winning the Crown Royal Presents The Jeff Kyle 400 At The Brickyard at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on July 26, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Marianna Massey/Getty Images for Crown Royal)

Busch Keeps Cool To Get Elusive Indy Win

Kyle Busch outdueled Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick on each of the last three restarts, finally overcoming searing humidity to win his first Brickyard 400.

07/27/2015

Firestone Twin 275s

IndyCar Conduct Code Limits Driver Criticism

IndyCar CEO Mark Miles has followed through on a promise to curtail criticism of the series that he believes to be damaging with the creation of a new conduct code.

07/22/2015

Sebastien Bourdais of France, driver of the #11 Team Hydroxycut - KVSH Racing Chevrolet, drives during NTT DATA qualifying for the Verizon IndyCar Series Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 5, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. (credit: Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Bourdais Wins At Milwaukee With Late Surge

Sebastien Bourdais pulled away after a late caution for his second IndyCar victory of the season, turning aside a brief challenge from second-place finisher Helio Castroneves.

07/13/2015

Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, is involved in an on-track incident following the checkered flag during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway on July 6, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Wreck Puts NASCAR Safety In Spotlight

Riding bumper-to-bumper at nearly 200 mph, Austin Dillon was smack in the middle of a pack of cars headed to the checkered flag when he was suddenly sent on the ride of his life.

07/07/2015

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Nationwide Stars and Stripes Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway on July 6, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Wins Rain-Delayed Daytona

A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon’s safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.

07/06/2015

Graham Rahal, driver of the #02 NHR/Quicktrim Dallara Honda, and his father Bobby Rahal during qualifying for the IndyCar Series PEAK Antifreeze and Motor Oil Indy 300 on August 27, 2010 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Bobby Rahal Enjoys Watching Son Drive

Former Indy 500 winner Bobby Rahal loves going to the track these days to watch son Graham Rahal drive, while letting his team do its job without any meddling from the boss.

06/10/2015

Scott Dixon of New Zealand, driver of the #9 Energizer Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas. (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Dixon Dominates Texas IndyCar Race

Scott Dixon certainly knows how to get to Victory Lane, even if he prefers staying out of the spotlight.

06/08/2015

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