| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Legendary racer and IndyCar team owner A.J. Foyt is recovering in a Houston hospital from hip-replacement surgery on his left hip, Foyt's team said Tuesday.
The 78-year-old Foyt had the operation Monday after falling while working on his Texas ranch...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Looking to pump up excitement for its remaining two "triple crown" races this year, the Izod IndyCar Series said it would use three-wide starts for the contests at Pocono and Fontana.
The race at the 2.5-mile Pocono (Pa.) Raceway is Sunday; the race...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:33 PM
IndyCar will have its second double-header of the season this weekend, this time in Toronto, a format that series point leader Helio Castroneves said is "a little bit rough" on drivers and teams.
As it did in Detroit in early June, the Izod IndyCar...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Father's Day for Charlie Dean Leffler will be wrapped up in forced smiles, compassionate hugs and faces in shadows wiping away tears.
He is surrounded by love today. Family, friends, daddy's co-workers and thousands and thousands of strangers who have...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 12:26 PM
IndyCar's Tony Kanaan has his sights set on more than Victory Lane at Pocono Raceway this Sunday. There's also $1 million hanging in the balance.
If an IndyCar driver wins this year's Indianapolis 500, the race at Pocono and the season finale at Auto...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Sebastian Vettel's march toward a fourth consecutive world title resumes this weekend at one of Formula One's most celebrated tracks, Silverstone in Great Britain.
Vettel heads to the British Grand Prix fresh from winning in Canada two weeks ago,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:23 PM
NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after he crashed during a sprint car race Wednesday night at Bridgeport Speedway in New Jersey.
Leffler, a 37-year-old native of Long Beach, was pronounced dead at about 6 p.m. PDT, the New Jersey State Police reported....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:56 AM
NASCAR's Brad Keselowski and IndyCar's Ed Carpenter said their cars would display tributes this weekend to Jason Leffler, the driver killed this week in a racing crash in New Jersey.
Keselowski, the reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, will...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Alexander Ovechkin has won his third Hart Trophy, given to the NHL's most valuable player.
The Washington Capitals right wing beat out Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby and John Tavares of the New York Islanders for the award on Saturday night. Ovechkin also...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Danica Patrick's former boss, Dale Earnhardt Jr., is coming to her defense as analyst Kyle Petty continues to criticize her driving ability.
Petty, like many people, is critical of the hype Patrick gets compared with her accomplishments on the track....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Mark Webber, the 36-year-old Formula One driver and teammate of reigning champion Sebastian Vettel, said he's leaving the international racing series after this season.
Webber said he had signed a multiyear deal with Porsche to race prototype-style...