Feb 24, 2013 20:35 EST
Jimmie Johnson won the Daytona 500 as pole sitter Danica Patrick's bid to become the first woman to win a NASCAR Sprint Cup race ended in an eighth-placed finish.
Feb 23, 2013 17:29 EST
Danica Patrick grabbed a slice of history with her Daytona 500 pole, the first for a woman driver ratcheting up interest in "The Great American Race" that opens NASCAR's season on Sunday.
Feb 17, 2013 16:27 EST
Danica Patrick topped qualifying for the Daytona 500 on Sunday to become the first woman to earn pole position for one of the hugely popular NASCAR stock car racing's elite events.
Jan 30, 2013 16:43 EST
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti of Scotland and US actress Ashley Judd have announced they are divorcing after 11 years of marriage.
Dec 21, 2012 16:06 EST
Bridgestone Americas' Firestone tire brand will remain to sole supplier for IndyCar through the 2018 season, the US-based open-wheel racing series announced on Friday.
Nov 20, 2012 16:08 EST
Danica Patrick and her husband have decided to end their seven-year marriage "amicably," the IndyCar and NASCAR star announced Tuesday.
Nov 05, 2012 15:12 EST
Tim Wardrop, engineer for the fastest car in Indianapolis 500 history, died aged 62 on October 27 after a long illness, IndyCar officials announced on Monday.
Jun 16, 2012 02:06 EDT
Scotsman Dario Franchitti, last month's Indianapolis 500 winner, captured pole position in time trials for the Milwaukee IndyFest race at the Milwaukee Mile oval.
Jun 10, 2012 00:51 EDT
Britain's Justin Wilson won the IndyCar Firestone 550 after leader Graham Rahal crashed in the fourth turn with just over two laps remaining in the oval-course showdown.
Jun 03, 2012 22:29 EDT
Pole-sitter Scott Dixon of New Zealand won the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix, leading from start to finish in a race that was shortened from 90 to 60 laps due to peeling asphalt.
Jun 02, 2012 17:38 EDT
New Zealand's Scott Dixon earned pole position for the Detroit IndyCar race on Saturday, clocking a qualifying record on the 14-turn Belle Isle street circuit of 1min 10.3162sec.
May 27, 2012 22:55 EDT
Formula One veteran Rubens Barrichello pronounced himself satisfied with his Indianapolis 500 debut after finishing 11th in the 96th running of the US racing spectacle.
May 27, 2012 15:25 EDT
Scotland's Dario Franchitti won the 96th Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, taking his third career Indy 500 crown after Japan's Takuma Sato crashed while running beside him on the final lap.
May 24, 2012 20:46 EDT
Susie Wheldon was presented with the "Champion of Champions" ring that her late husband, Dan, earned for his 2011 Indianapolis 500 triumph.
May 20, 2012 18:51 EDT
France's Sebastien Bourdais led the last nine qualifiers for the 96th Indianapolis 500 in Sunday's second and final day of time trials for next Sunday's signature IndyCar oval showdown.
May 19, 2012 20:52 EDT
Australian Ryan Briscoe won the pole position for the 96th Indianapolis 500, edging Canada's James Hinchcliffe in qualifying session for the May 27 oval IndyCar classic.
May 17, 2012 21:53 EDT
New Zealand's Scott Dixon led the practice session for Saturday's Indianapolis 500 pole qualifying, turning the second-best lap of the week at the famed 2 1/2-mile (4 kilometer) oval.
May 16, 2012 21:58 EDT
US rookie Josef Newgarden spun his car and tapped the pit lane wall after clocking the fastest Indianapolis 500 practice speed for the third time in five days.
May 12, 2012 20:44 EDT
US rookie Josef Newgarden drove the fastest lap in the opening six-hour practice session for the 96th Indianapolis 500.
May 10, 2012 18:23 EDT
Former Formula One star Rubens Barrichello was among six drivers to finish three required speed phases of the Indianapolis 500 rookie orientation program on Thursday at the famed Indy oval.