Indy 500 Fixture Jim McElreath Dies At 89Jim McElreath, a teenage dirt track racer who went on to become the 1962 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year and race in 15 Indianapolis 500 races, has died. He was 89 years old.
NASCAR Has Huge Hole To Fill After Earnhardt RetiresDale Earnhardt Jr. is a 14-time winner of NASCAR's most popular driver award for a reason. He's personable and authentic and as close to the roots of racing as any driver alive today.
Hinchcliffe Grabs 1st Victory Since Near-Fatal CrashNot once did James Hinchcliffe think that his career was over after a near-fatal crash in 2015. The IndyCar star nearly bled to death after wrecking in practice at the Indianapolis 500, but he knew that he'd be back.
Justin Timberlake To Perform At U.S. Grand PrixJustin Timberlake will perform race weekend at Formula One's only stop in the United States. Organizers of the U.S. Grand Prix announced Wednesday that the pop singer will perform on October 21.
NASCAR Suspends Crew Chiefs For Keselowski & HarvickNASCAR suspended the crew chiefs for Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick for violations at Phoenix Raceway. Keselowski's car failed post-race inspection and Harvick's team was fined for an illegal track bar mount and supports.
Las Vegas To Host 2 NASCAR Races Each YearThe Las Vegas Motor Speedway will host two top-tier NASCAR races beginning in 2018, becoming the first facility on the NASCAR schedule to host two yearly weekend events with all three national series.
NASCAR Great Gordon To Drive Daytona 500 Pace CarFour-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon will drive the honorary pace car for the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Gordon will lead the field to green behind the wheel of a 2017 Camaro ZL1.
NASCAR's Stars Starting To Step AwayJeff Gordon is working in the broadcast booth. Carl Edwards is spending time with family. Tony Stewart is hanging out at dirt tracks. Some of NASCAR's biggest stars have stepped away over the last 15 months.
NASCAR Hoping For Boost After Big ChangesNASCAR has a new sponsor, a new format, and welcomes back its most popular driver, all providing optimism for a sport eager to halt a steady decline in attendance, ratings and sponsorship.
TMS To Repave Track & Reduce BankingThe Texas Motor Speedway is going to completely repave its track and reduce the high banking in the first and second turns. The project comes after NASCAR and IndyCar race weekends last year were hampered by rain.
Earnhardt Cleared To Race Again Next SeasonAfter missing the final 18 races of last season because of a concussion, NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been medically cleared to return next year. He is set to take part in the season-opening Daytona 500.
Tony Stewart Takes Final NASCAR RideTony Stewart slid out of his car in a NASCAR race for the final time, and was swarmed by cameras, friends and rivals who wanted a piece of the retired champion. Stewart's final NASCAR race was pure fun.