Category Archives: Racing

NASCAR: Tony Stewart’s week has been busy, exhilarating and probably a little weird

Tony Stewart can be thankful this week for both the likely end to a creepy chapter in his life and the beginning of one far more pleasant. The more engaging … Click to Continue »

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Replace Dale Jr.? A fool’s errand, so here’s what NASCAR needs to do instead

I will miss Dale Earnhardt Jr., who on Sunday climbed out of his Chevrolet Sunday, shared beers with his team and then walked into whatever comes next. But wait. Remember … Click to Continue »

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See rare cars owned by Dale Earnhardt Jr., other NASCAR stars in Davidson on Saturday

The public will get a rare chance in Davidson on Saturday to see cars in the private collections of Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon and other NASCAR stars. The cars … Click to Continue »

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Three days later, William Byron’s championship whirlwind is winding down. Now what?

The after parties, the media tour, the hoopla from winning his first NASCAR championship – three days later, it’s all finally winding down for Charlotte’s William Byron. And that’s in … Click to Continue »

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The happiest person after Martin Truex Jr.’s first NASCAR title? The woman by his side.

As the man drove over the line, and thousands of fans rose in ovation, and a cacophony of cheers engulfed the entire stadium at once, the woman finally peeked. OK, … Click to Continue »

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Love. Loss. Life moves on – now Martin Truex Jr. is on the verge of first NASCAR title.

It’s almost inconceivable that for all the hype, all the bumps and nicks and letdowns and loss – more on that later – that this story begins with a man … Click to Continue »

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Verbal daggers? If Kyle Busch wins his 2nd NASCAR title, only one word is relevant

Even if Kyle Busch doesn’t listen, he still hears it all. You didn’t deserve it. Doesn’t count. You shouldn’t even have been there. They are the sort of verbal daggers … Click to Continue »

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A second NASCAR championship would boost Brad Keselowski, and he knows just how high

Brad Keselowski should have been happier. Much happier. It was minutes after last weekend’s NASCAR race at Phoenix International Raceway, but instead of celebrating, Keselowski was sweating. Profusely. And swearing … Click to Continue »

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NASCAR at Miami-Homestead: What you need to know about the Cup Series championship

Race: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Ford Ecoboost 400. Distance: 267 laps, or 400.5 miles. Where: Homestead-Miami Speedway, a 1.5-mile, paved oval in Homestead, Florida. When: 3 p.m. Sunday. TV: … Click to Continue »

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Brittany Force wins NHRA Top Fuel season title

Brittany Force became the NHRA’s first female Top Fuel season champion since Shirley Muldowney in 1982 on Sunday in the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals. Force, the daughter of 16-time … Click to Continue »

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