| Jan 25, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Scott Dixon drove a gritty and lengthy final leg Sunday, leading the "star car" to Chip Ganassi Racing's record-breaking sixth victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
The three-time IndyCar champion relieved Kyle Larson, NASCAR's reigning rookie of the year,...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 7:49 PM
Nazareth's Sage Karam made a daring move on a restart Saturday and put the Chip Ganassi Racing Teams Ford EcoBoost-Target Riley DP No. 01 Prototype into an early lead during his first stint in the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona.
On his restart where he...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:43 PM
With an eye on the future, Michael Shank Racing made massive changes to its program that just might pay immediate dividends.
Shank changed his chassis, engine and driver lineup during the offseason, moves he believes will help him reach his goal of...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Jeff Gordon knew midway through last season that he had just one more year in him.
NASCAR's most charismatic driver, the man behind the wheel of the famed and sometimes feared No. 24, had decided the timing was right to call it quits on one of the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Sage Karam rated his year of 2014 as "an 8 or a 9" on a scale of 1-10.
Finishing ninth in his rookie season at the Indianapolis 500, and his Nazareth Area High School graduation two weeks later, went a long way in pushing the scale upward.
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:55 PM
With NASCAR's season only a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series — which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:23 PM
With NASCAR's season just a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series – which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22 –...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:50 PM
Verizon IndyCar Series ace Ryan Hunter-Reay never will forget the generosity of race legend A.J. Foyt, who turned 80 on Friday.
In a private moment in Detroit this week, Hunter-Reay, the 2012 series champ, recalled what Foyt had done for his mother,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:12 AM
You won't find the following posted to the candidate surveys page of the Tribune's Election Central, as that site confines itself to non-fictional candidates. But Justin Kaufmann of the comedy troupe Schadenfreude has sent over the questionnaire responses...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 2:34 PM
Cleveland Clinic Florida is finishing construction of a $90 million cancer and neurological center at its Weston campus to accommodate a growing patient load.
The clinic expects to open the 143,000-square-foot Egil and Pauline Braathen Center late...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:42 PM
He pulled painful cactus pods stuck to his arms, rolled a truck in the Mexican dessert, endured 110-degree heat and fought off meaty, hungry insects.
But Glenview native Charlie Pusateri also ate the most delicious fresh ocean oysters he could recall,...