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'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker : Legendary driver and broadcaster dies at 74

‘Gentle Giant’ Buddy Baker : Legendary driver and broadcaster dies at 74

'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker, a longtime popular NASCAR driver and commentator, died early Monday morning from lung cancer. He was 74. 'Gentle Giant' Baker told listeners last month he was stepping away from his SiriusXM radio show “The Late Shift”...
Newgarden flips in another huge Indy 500 practice crash - Watch

Newgarden flips in another huge Indy 500 practice crash – Watch

Three big crashes in Indianapolis 500 practice this week have raised one big question. Are the new oval aero kits, along with speeds that have topped 230 mph, the cause? Just a day after Brazil’s Helio Castroneves walked away from...
Stewart-Haas Racing switching to Ford next season - Details

Stewart-Haas Racing switching to Ford next season – Details

Stewart-Haas Racing will begin fielding Fords in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series in 2017, the team and manfacturer announced Wednesday. The team has been with Chevrolet since Gene Haas launched the team in 2002 with a three-race effort. “It was about...
NASCAR : Jimmie Johnson wins at Texas

NASCAR : Jimmie Johnson wins at Texas

Jimmie Johnson won the AAA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday night. Matt Kennseth and Jeff Gordon lead lap 1 with a green flag start at Texas Motor Speedway. Johnson emerged from a frantic finish, the second attempt at a...
Tony Stewart retiring after 2016 season: NASCAR Report

Tony Stewart retiring after 2016 season “NASCAR Report”

Tony Stewart will announce this week that he’s retiring following the 2016 season. Tony Stewart, a Columbus, Indiana native, has privately talked about his retirement for a few months now, and a tough season has not helped his outlook. The fatal...
Patricia Driscoll : Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend allegedly embezzled from charity

Patricia Driscoll : Kurt Busch’s ex-girlfriend allegedly embezzled from charity

Patricia Driscoll, the ex-girlfriend of NASCAR driver Kurt Busch, faces criticism for asking a charity to pay for her son’s travel to Las Vegas, among other alleged transgressions, an ESPN report finds. ESPN’s Outside the Lines reported Thursday that Patricia...
NASCAR : McMurray noses out Chase contenders for the pole

NASCAR : McMurray noses out Chase contenders for the pole

Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR's championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway. McMurray, who did not qualify this year for the Chase for the Sprint Cup title, set a qualifying record with a lap...
NASCAR : Kevin Harvick Puts On Dominating Performance At Phoenix

NASCAR : Kevin Harvick Puts On Dominating Performance At Phoenix

Kevin Harvick dominated Sunday's Quicken Loans Race For Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway to advance to the final round of the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup. Sunday’s victory marked Harvick’s sixth overall win at Phoenix, and his third...
Tony Stewart confronts fan at Chili Bowl Nationals - Watch

Tony Stewart confronts fan at Chili Bowl Nationals “Watch”

Tony Stewart confronts off-duty deputy in stands at Chili Bowl Nationals. Long under fire for having a temper, Tony Stewart opened himself to more criticism Friday night during the auto racing's top midget event of the year. The three-time NASCAR Sprint...
Takuma Sato is the first Japanese driver to win 2017 Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato is the first Japanese driver to win 2017 Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato won the 101st Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, marking his first Indianapolis 500 victory. At the end of a long, bloody battle that sliced many of the favorites from the race and saw a...