| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:37 AM
Protect your pets from Lyme disease
Fall is here, but ticks are still biting despite the cooler temperature. According to the experts, including the Companion Animal Parasite Council, the adult tick that transmits Lyme disease to pets and people is...
| Oct 4, 2012
Have you ever seen a car go from zero to three hundred miles per hour in less than four seconds? Well, now's your chance! Maple Grove Raceway is hosting the NHRA Nationals this weekend. It's an event you won't want to miss!
Admission is only $12 for an...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:20 AM
Dale Earnhardt Jr. suffered a concussion in the multicar crash at Sunday's NASCAR race at Talladega Superspeedway and will miss the next two races, his team Hendrick Motorsports announced Thursday.
The popular Sprint Cup Series driver was diagnosed...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:59 PM
A father drag racing on city streets with his young child unrestrained in the front seat is in custody and police say the case provides an important warning to all drivers.
Valentin Duran, 25, has been charged with a number of counts related to child...
| May 25, 2012
"Big Willie" Robinson was a 6-foot-6, 300-pound former Los Angeles street racer, a gentle giant who promoted organized drag racing as a way to unite people of all races and classes and ease racial tensions.
"When you get around cars, man, there ain't...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Check out our new guide for car enthusiasts. You will find information on Florida auto museums, races, car shows, festivals and more.
Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, Ocala: A visual history of drag racing, with Big Daddy Garlits's Swamp Rat...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Gov. Brown thinks rules limiting racing teams are a drag...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Former Burroughs track and field performers end season with solid results: A group of former Burroughs High athletes finished their respective track and field seasons with some solid performances.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:04 AM
SYLMAR, Calif. (KTLA) -- Nicole Lyons drives fast for a living -- hitting speeds of nearly 250 miles per hour. Lyons is a top NHRA competitor, and she's poised to become the first African American female NASCAR driver.
"You're still a 'girlie girl,'...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:06 AM
The NHRA on Wednesday unveiled its 2013 schedule, a 24-race season that once again starts and ends in Pomona.
The season opens with the Winternationals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona on Feb. 14-17 and ends with the NHRA Finals there Nov. 7-10.
| Sep 1, 2012
| 10:02 PM
CLERMONT - For months he watched every conceivable storms dance around Central Indiana as if it were intentional.
But Pittsboro resident Antron Brown knew the rain would show up and some point-and he had a premonition of when.
"We all kinda figured...