| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The "drifting" series Formula Drift unveiled its 2014 calendar Thursday with a seven-event U.S. schedule that starts and ends in Southern California.
Drifting, first developed in Japan and later embraced in the United States, involves race cars that...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Eight more drivers have committed to racing in Formula E, a proposed series featuring electric-powered race cars competing on city courses around the world, the series said Monday.
The drivers include IndyCar Series drivers Sebastien Bourdais, Oriol...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Helio Castroneves is a three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 but there's one prize that's always eluded him: An IndyCar Series championship.
So the 38-year-old Brazilian who drives for Team Penske will try again this season.
"That's the goal,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:08 PM
IndyCar Series drivers are scheduled to hold a day-long test session next Monday at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana that's free to the public, the track said Tuesday.
The testing session, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., is to prepare the teams for the MAVTV 500 at...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:54 AM
A new chapter in American sports-car racing opens Saturday with the 52nd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance race.
The 24-hour race at Florida's Daytona International Speedway is the first of 12 races on the calendar for the newly formed...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Heeding doctors' advice after being seriously hurt in a crash last month, four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti said Thursday he's ending his racing career.
"Based upon the expert advice of the doctors who have treated and assessed my head and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Four-time IndyCar series champion Dario Franchitti, citing doctors' advice after he was seriously hurt in a crash in October, said Thursday he is ending his racing career.
"Based upon the expert advice of the doctors who have treated and assessed my...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Chip Ganassi Racing Teams said Friday it signed Ryan Briscoe to drive its No. 8 car next year in the IndyCar Series.
Ganassi also said veteran Tony Kanaan would take over its No. 10 car for Dario Franchitti, who announced last month he was retiring from...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:06 PM
This year's IndyCar championship was Helio Castroneves' to lose, and he's nearly done just that.
The Brazilian driver had a 49-point lead in the title standings with three races left in the season, only to have a disastrous double-header in Houston...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti had a second surgery Monday to repair his right ankle that was broken in a recent crash.
The latest three-hour surgery was to repair the talus bone in Franchitti's ankle, according to his team, Target Chip...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Four-time IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti fractured two vertebrae, broke his right ankle and sustained a concussion when his car went airborne into a catch fence during the final lap of the Grand Prix of Houston on Sunday, with flying debris...