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Actor Mark Ruffalo attends a photocall for "Begin Again" on July 2, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images)

Mark Ruffalo Brings Energy Message To NASCAR

Mark Ruffalo had a big smile on his face as he signed ticket stubs and posed for pictures, as Leilani Munter’s car included an ad for his The Solutions Project organization.

07/20/2014

Tony Stewart  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Stewart Back Racing Sprint Cars After Wreck

Tony Stewart was back in a sprint car on Friday night, winning a race in the same series that he raced in when he broke two bones in his right leg. His runs were posted online.

07/19/2014

Quaker State 400 - Qualifying

Harvick Detours Into UFC Management

Both NASCAR and UFC have experienced boom periods that saw the sports soar in popularity and move away from their niche fan base and into the mainstream.

07/17/2014

Aric Almirola, driver of the #43 United States Air Force Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400 after the race was called for weather at Daytona International Speedway on July 6, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Signature Win For Almirola At Daytona

Aric Almirola grew up two hours from Daytona International Speedway, attended countless races as a kid and even “dreamed about what it would be like to have a chance to race at the highest level at this racetrack.”

07/07/2014

Juan Pablo Montoya of Colombia, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet, poses for photos after the Pocono IndyCar 500 at Pocono Raceway on July 6, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Montoya Wins IndyCar Race At Pocono

Juan Pablo Montoya felt at home among a throng of his Colombian countrymen and fans in a very unique celebration spot. He detoured from the traditional Victory Lane party straight to the one thrown in his honor in the Pocono Raceway grandstands.

07/07/2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Ragu Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 4, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Still Embarrassed Over Talladega

It had been 31 years since a driver won both Daytona races in the same season when Jimmie Johnson pulled off the Sprint Cup Series sweep. A year later, his teammate wants to complete the feat.

07/04/2014

Ryan Hunter-Reay, driver of the #28 DHL Dallara Honda, stands on pit road during practice for the Verizon IndyCar Series Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Hunter-Reay Looks To Bounce Back

Ryan Hunter-Reay’s life has slowed down just a tad since winning the Indianapolis 500 a few weeks ago. He wouldn’t mind bouncing back from three disappointing finishes since his milestone victory.

06/12/2014

Helio Castroneves of Brazil, driver of the #3 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet, celebrates by climbing the fence after winning the Verizon IndyCar Series Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit Dual II race at Belle Isle Park on June 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Castroneves Eyes Texas After Latest Win

Helio Castroneves capped a dominant weekend for Penske Racing in Detroit with a cruise down a bumpy street on Belle Isle, where he won the first of his 29 open-wheel races in 2000.

06/02/2014

Ryan Hunter-Reay of the #28 Andretti Autosport Dallara Honda hugs Helio Castroneves of the #3 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet after the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Hunter-Reay Edges Castroneves At Indy 500

Chants of “USA! USA!” followed Ryan Hunter-Reay as fans ecstatically celebrated the Indianapolis 500’s first American winner in eight years.

05/26/2014

Jim Nabors attends the 2014 Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 25, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Nabors Farewell Saddens Indy 500 Fans

Jim Nabors’ final performance of “Back Home Again In Indiana” at the Indianapolis 500 left some race fans mourning the end of a long-running race tradition.

05/26/2014

Indianapolis 500

Double Points, Double Pressure At Indy 500

The Indy 500 has always been the most important race on the schedule, the only one where a driver can reach transcendent status simply by being the first to cross the yard of bricks.

05/23/2014

Singer Tim McGraw performs during the 2013 CMA Music Festival on June 6, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Tim McGraw Loves Life In The Fast Lane

Country music star Tim McGraw, a noted car enthusiast, traded his cowboy hat for a baseball cap during some spins in a car that pushes the limits of land speed records.

04/24/2014

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