| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:31 AM
NASCAR is poised to make major changes to its 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup playoff, an overhaul that's already sparked widespread reaction in NASCAR Nation.
The new format is expected to be announced Thursday, and it's aimed at delivering a fresh...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:22 AM
A.J. Shepard, driving car No. 55, watches helplessly as Roger McCluskey's car, No. 90, climbs up the roof of his car after collision in United States Auto Club sprint car race at Ascot Park....
| 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 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ayrton Senna fans looking to pick up a piece of the famed Formula One driver’s history will be able to do so in a big way in February.
A 1992 Honda NSX purchased as a gift for the late racer by his manager will be one of hundreds of cars sold...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Doctors have begun trying to bring Michael Schumacher out of a medically induced coma that the Formula One legend has been in since suffering severe head injuries in a skiing accident a month ago.
"Michael's sedation is being reduced in order to allow...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Drag racer Courtney Force went to Daytona International Speedway last month to cheer on her boyfriend, IndyCar driver Graham Rahal, as he raced in the Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance event.
For the 25-year-old Force, it was an eye-opening experience.
| 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 25, 2014
| 11:00 AM
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Director Ron Howard and screenwriter Peter Morgan tell the story of 1970s Formula 1 racing stars James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl) in "Rush," a true-...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:09 PM
A new NASCAR season is only a few weeks away, with some of the sport's top drivers switching teams in hopes of winning a Sprint Cup title.
They include veterans Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman, and they'll start getting ready for the season...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti on Thursday held his first news conference since he suffered serious injuries in a career-ending crash in October.
"Sorry I haven't been in a position to chat any earlier," said Franchitti, 40, who also is a...