| May 24, 2010
| 8:03 PM
An hour before the gun sounded on Bump Day at Indianapolis, a 19 year-old Colombian stood in front of the medical center. His car, his only car, is broken. He smashed it into the wall. His qualifying time is the slowest so far, and not even he believes it...
| May 26, 2010
Helio Castroneves has the chance to do what most drivers never get the chance to do and that is go for his fourth Indianapolis 500 victory. While most drivers' dream of the chance to win one of the Borg-Warner trophies, Castroneves will attempt to do only...
| May 30, 2010
| 5:58 AM
For nearly a hundred years, the Indianapolis 500 has loomed over the month of May. Eyes have turned to it in anticipation. Men have traveled over incredible distances to attend it. Only a select few have the honor to compete in it. From Helio...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Pratt Street has a rich history in Baltimore lore. It's old enough that the street has been identified on city maps dating back as far as 1801.
But in August of 2011, it will experience something it hasn't seen in its previous 200 years: Cars driving 185...
| May 6, 2011
| 6:33 PM
There's nothing more inspiring than learning to shape your craft from the best of the best.
Several 17 to 22-year-old USF2000, Star Mazda and Firestone Lights drivers got the opportunity to learn some racing tips from legend Al Unser Jr. and current...
| Jun 3, 2010
Gov. Martin O'Malley and Mayor Stephanie C. Rawlings-Blake announced Wednesday the long-anticipated deal to transform downtown Baltimore into a high-speed raceway for Indy-style cars.
Flanked by racing stars Al Unser Jr. and Graham Rahal, officials...
| Jun 2, 2010
Joined by some of the nation's most famous drivers, Gov. Martin O'Malley and Mayor Stephanie C. Rawlings-Blake will announce a deal Wednesday to bring high-speed racing to the streets of Downtown Baltimore with an annual event that officials say will draw...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 3:04 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Mario Andretti never anticipated dressing in the same tailor-made clothes as a Foyt and an Unser.
He'll gladly make the change now.
Over the next 10 days, American troops in Europe and the Middle East will get to see racing...
| Feb 22, 2011
LAS VEGAS (Feb. 22, 2011) - INDYCAR, the sanctioning body of the IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights, announced that the 2011 season will culminate with the crowning of its champions on Oct. 16 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The event weekend,...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:48 AM
Organizers of the Carrier Classic college basketball game scheduled for the deck of the Newport News-built USS Carl Vinson want the local shipyard to design and build the event's championship trophy.
The Morale Entertainment Foundation is negotiating...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 5:32 PM
Dario Franchitti survived a crash-filled race, had a penalty against him reversed and then held off his Chip Ganassi Racing teammate, Scott Dixon, in the closing laps to win Sunday's Honda Indy Toronto.
The 85-lap race on the 1.755-mile temporary...