| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:59 PM
With a new and improved atomic clock, the standard of time in America is about to change -- a teeny, tiny bit.
For the first time in 15 years, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, or NIST, is adding a new official atomic clock,...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 10:27 PM
When Kyle Denmyer was 9 months old, his father, Roger, taped down the pedal of the boy's new Fisher-Price Dodge Power Wheels car so he could ride it continuously. When Kyle's mother, Tammy, came home from work that night, she saw Kyle and his new toy....
| Mar 16, 2014
| 9:29 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Formula One's season-opening race ended in rancor and controversy Sunday as runner-up Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull was disqualified for a breach of fuel regulations, five hours after Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg took the...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:29 PM
IndyCar legend Gary Bettenhausen has died at age 72, officials with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway said Monday.
Bettenhausen drove in 21 Indianapolis 500s between 1968 and 1993, finishing as high as third in 1980 and leading 138 laps in 1972. He also...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:45 PM
LAS VEGAS — The USA Today headline about a NASCAR exhibition race said it all.
“Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick, boyfriend crash at Daytona,” the headline declared last month. Who’s the “boyfriend”? Ricky Stenhouse Jr....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Me encuentro en el pit del piloto brasileño Helio Castroneves durante una sesión de prácticas previo a la final de la Izod IndyCar series en la pista de Homestead.
Tengo auriculares que me permite escuchar la conversación entre el conductor y sus...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Legendary racer Mario Andretti was named grand marshal of the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach scheduled April 13, which will include giving the command for drivers to start their engines.
Andretti, 74, won four times on the Long Beach street...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:15 AM
IndyCar said Friday that telecommunications giant Verizon signed a multiyear deal to be the racing series' title sponsor, rebranding the sport as the Verizon IndyCar Series.
Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
"Verizon is the perfect partner for...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:25 PM
As the opening race of the Formula One season, the Australian Grand Prix always is fraught with unknowns.
But this year's race on the 3.3-mile Albert Park layout in Melbourne on Sunday is especially unpredictable due to rules changes and a shuffling...
| May 25, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Nico Rosberg won the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to take the overall championship lead from his teammate Lewis Hamilton, who came in second to give Mercedes a fifth straight 1-2 finish.
Hamilton appeared unhappy before, during and...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Kurt Busch began his attempt at auto racing's doubleheader Sunday with a sixth-place finish at the Indianapolis 500 but was unable to become the second driver to complete it when his engine failed during the Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte, N.C.