| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:11 PM
The Verizon IndyCar Series returns from a three-week layoff with one of its doubleheader weekends, this time on a street course in downtown Houston.
For the drivers, that will mean one thing: Drink lots of fluids.
With temperatures forecast to reach...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:56 PM
SONOMA, Calif. -- Jamie McMurray saved the best for last on Saturday in winning the pole for Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway in record time.
The last driver to make his first attempt in the 10-minute second round of NASCAR Sprint Cup...
| May 26, 2014
It was a tough day for one of IndyCar's top teams, Chip Ganassi Racing.
Of the five Ganassi drivers in the Indianapolis 500, 19-year-old rookie Sage Karam — driving a car in alliance with the Dreyer & Reinbold Kingdom Racing team — had the...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Defending winner Tony Kanaan posted the fastest speed Friday in final practice for the Indianapolis 500.
Kanaan turned a lap of 227.838 mph during the one-hour session on "Carb Day" at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a throwback term to the days when crews...
| 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
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:48 PM
No matter where he starts Sunday's race, veteran IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan believes he is sitting pretty.
Kanaan, a fan favorite who won the Indianapolis 500 for the first time last year, was hired by the powerhouse team of Target Chip Ganassi Racing...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Takuma Sato weathered a three-hour rain delay on Saturday to win the pole for Sunday's Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, the first race of the season in the IndyCar series.
Sato, driving for AJ Foyt Racing, posted the fastest lap of 1 minute, 1....
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Kyle Larson has earned untold plaudits since the 21-year-old racing prodigy joined NASCAR's upper ranks last year.
On Saturday, the driver lived up to his reputation in a big way.
The Elk Grove, Calif., native won his first race in NASCAR's second-...