Injured Tony Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR season

Injured Tony Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR season

Tony Stewart will miss the start of his final NASCAR season after fracturing his back in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, Stewart-Haas Racing said Thursday.

Danish F1 driver Magnussen wants to impress with Renault

February 3
Danish F1 driver Magnussen wants to impress with Renault
When he was dumped by McLaren a few months ago, Kevin Magnussen feared his Formula One career might be over.

IndyCar puts safety at top of priority list entering 2016

February 2
IndyCar puts safety at top of priority list entering 2016
IndyCar officials are trying to make racing safer and more appealing in 2016.
Motorsports
February 4

Coroner rules out driver, trainer error in Edwards death

A coronial inquest into the death of British racing driver Sean Edwards at an Australian speedway in 2013 has found that mechanical failure caused the accident.
Motorsports
February 4

Montezemolo expresses sadness over Schumacher's health

Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo expressed his sadness on Thursday at the condition of Michael Schumacher, two years after the former Formula One champion was seriously injured in a skiing accident.
Vikings
February 3

Furniture Row Racing on different track for Super Bowl

The Denver-based Furniture Row Racing team is in a precarious position among the teams it competes against in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Motorsports
February 3

Kevin Magnussen replaces Pastor Maldonado in Renault F1 team

Former McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen is Renault's new driver this year in the French carmaker's return to Formula One as a racing team.
Motorsports
February 2

NASCAR's Tony Stewart hospitalized with back injury

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was hospitalized Tuesday with a back injury and Stewart-Haas Racing said the team was unsure of the extent of his injuries just a week before he is expected in Daytona to prepare for his final season in Sprint Cup.
Motorsports
February 1

Ganassi signs former F1 driver Max Chilton for 2016

Former Formula One driver Max Chilton will drive the full IndyCar Series season for Chip Ganassi Racing.
Motorsports
February 1

Maldonado says he won't drive in F1 this season

Pastor Maldonado announced that he won't be driving in the Formula One world championships this season.
Motorsports
February 1

World of Outlaws signs Sears and Craftsman as title sponsor

The World of Outlaws received a major boost Monday when Sears and Craftsman announced a three-year deal to become title sponsor of the dirt track racing series.
Motorsports
January 31

Wayne Taylor Racing gets another oh-so-close finish in Rolex

Wayne Taylor Racing's Corvette ended the Rolex 24 at Daytona in better shape than three of its drivers.
Motorsports
January 31

Rolex 24 driver takes odd detour through Daytona infield

Patrick Lindsey took the strangest and most entertaining Sunday drive ever.
Motorsports
January 31

Ryan Dungey wins AMA Supercross race in Oakland

Defending series champion Ryan Dungey won the Monster Energy AMA Supercross race Saturday night at Overstock.Com Coliseum, leading all 20 laps for his third straight 450SX class victory and 25th overall.
Motorsports
January 29
Four-time Indianapolis 500 champion A.J. Foyt laughs as he sits in the...

Foyt feels healthy, plans to attend every IndyCar race

Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt hopes to attend every IndyCar Series race this season.
Motorsports
January 29

Barrichello added to Wayne Taylor Racing lineup at Daytona

Wayne Taylor Racing added Rubens Barrichello to its lineup for the Rolex 24 at Daytona on Friday because star driver Jordan Taylor has not been feeling well.
Motorsports
January 29

Ganassi giving Herculean effort at Rolex: 4 cars, 14 drivers

Chip Ganassi was asked during a meeting this week who was driving for him in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The team owner grabbed a piece of paper and began to jot down the names.
Motorsports
January 28
Driver Scott Pruett, front left, sprays other drivers including Marco...

Pruett gets another crack at Daytona all-time wins mark

Scott Pruett has a chance to stand alone atop the Daytona record books. To pull off the feat, he will have to win with an unfamiliar group.
Motorsports
January 28

Ed Carpenter to take sole ownership of IndyCar team

Ed Carpenter will retake sole ownership of his IndyCar team this season.
Motorsports
January 28

Williams feels like 'little girl' in F1, wants to be braver

Claire Williams still feels like a "little girl" during talks with the male-dominated titans of Formula One and she has set herself a mission for the new season: Be braver and fight more for her team.
Motorsports
January 27

Legendary NASCAR broadcaster Barney Hall dies at 83

Barney Hall, whose folksy delivery brought NASCAR racing to life for radio listeners across the country for more than five decades, died late Tuesday. He was 83.
Motorsports
January 25

World champion Ogier wins season-opening Monte Carlo rally

Three-time world champion Sebastien Ogier won the season-opening Monte Carlo rally in style on Sunday, taking two of the three stages to clinch a third straight win at his favorite race.
Motorsports
January 23

Smith delights crowd during off-the-cuff induction speech

Bruton Smith, the colorful chairman of Speedway Motorsports Inc., delighted the audience with an off-the-cuff speech Saturday while accepting his place in NASCAR's Hall of Fame, touching on everything from his building of Charlotte Motor Speedway to his unwavering support of Coca-Cola.
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