| Feb 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Winless in the last three years in two-man bobsledding, Alexander Zubkov picked the perfect time and place to put that streak to an emphatic end.
At the Olympics. On home ice.
No one was even close, either.
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left a French hospital.
The Formula One website posted a statement released by Schumacher's management team, saying the legendary driver has departed Grenoble University...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:31 PM
As Danica Patrick continues to be a back-packer on most weekend grinds on the NASCAR circuit, the chance of a complete makeover looms more and more as a possibility.
Is Formula One in her future?
There is a logical window of opportunity. Gene Haas,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 12:21 PM
French doctors treating Michael Schumacher for brain injuries sustained in a ski fall said the seven-times Formula One world champion was in slightly better condition on Tuesday after an overnight operation, but that he remained fragile.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Not content with letting German rivals have all the high-performance fun, Infiniti is hinting it may soon get into the horsepower wars with its existing Q50 compact sedan.
Nissan’s luxury arm used Tuesday’s Detroit auto show to debut to...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Sales of Ferraris, Corvettes and a McLaren race car helped set a record at Arizona’s annual Scottsdale classic car auctions. Nearly $249 million worth of rare chrome and red-blooded horsepower changed hands.
This year’s sales marked an 11%...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:19 PM
This weekend, millions will turn out to see “Need for Speed,” DreamWorks’ heavily promoted, erratically constructed car-racing/man-on-a-mission movie. Or so the studio hopes.
With its Super Bowl ad and ABC prime-time tie-ins,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The "drifting" series Formula Drift unveiled its 2014 calendar Thursday with a seven-event U.S. schedule that starts and ends in Southern California.
Drifting, first developed in Japan and later embraced in the United States, involves race cars that...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 3:30 PM
PARIS -- Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher was in critical condition after undergoing brain surgery following a skiing accident in the French Alps on Sunday, doctors said.
The Grenoble University Hospital Center said the retired...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Seven-time Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was fighting for his life on Monday after suffering severe head injuries in a skiing accident in the French Alps resort of Meribel, doctors said.
"We can say that his condition is life-...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:58 PM
As he neared retirement the first time, at the end of the 2006 season, seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher summed up his decision this way: "Might as well leave while I'm still at the top level."
He changed his mind, of course, as so many...