IndyCar is mandating the use of closure panels on the rear wheel guards. Tuesday’s action is in response to cars going airborne during preparation for the Indianapolis 500.
Jimmie Johnson had already mastered the Monster Mile like no other driver. His latest win earned him a slice of NASCAR history that etched his name in the same class as five Hall of Fame drivers.
Juan Pablo Montoya was all smiles at the victory banquet Monday night where he celebrated his second Indy 500 win in three tries.
Carl Edwards won for the first time in two seasons — and the first time since joining Joe Gibbs Racing — moving in front 20 laps from the end to take the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night.
Juan Pablo Montoya roared back from some early damage sustained under caution to win his second Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.
The freshly retired David Letterman was all grins early Sunday as his IndyCar team paid tribute to the former “Late Show” host by putting a gap-toothed, smiling caricature of his face and #thanksdave on driver Oriol Servia’s yellow car for the big race.
The closest Jeff Gordon will ever come to leading the Indy 500 will be in the pace car.
Questions concerning the level of safety headed into the Indianapolis 500 continued to mount Monday after James Hinchcliffe was injured in a crash.
Kyle Busch will be eligible to compete for the NASCAR championship despite him missing the first 11 races of the season, NASCAR officials announced on Wednesday.
NASCAR has been trying to reach younger demographics for years, particularly as stars such as Jeff Gordon close in on retirement.
Hendrick Motorsports announced Wednesday that NAPA has signed a three-year deal to be the majority sponsor for Chase Elliott, who will replace Jeff Gordon next season.
Rico Abreu, the reigning USAC national champion and winner of this year’s Chili Bowl, is among 12 drivers who were named to NASCAR’s latest “Next” class for emerging stars.