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Putting COTA On Schedule Is A Winning Move
Friday, 22 Mar, 2019 – 8:04 | No Comment
Putting COTA On Schedule Is A Winning Move

The Indy cars take to the twisties at the Circuit of the Americas this weekend. (Photo courtesy of INDYCAR)

By Jim Pedley | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

As North American racing series continue their overwrought fire drill to reclaim fan bases that no longer exist, and as they attempt to attract new, young devotees in an age in which […]

Herta Getting Up To Speed As A Race Team Owner
Friday, 15 Mar, 2019 – 8:38 | No Comment
Herta Getting Up To Speed As A Race Team Owner

Team owner Bryan Herta issues orders to his Hyundai drivers. (Photo by Andrew Modena)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Former Indy car/sports car driver Bryan Herta humbly downplays the suggestion that he and longtime running buddy Michael Andretti are positioning themselves as team-owners who eventually will emerge as the second comings of motorsports moguls Roger Penske […]

Kyle Busch Blooms In The Arizona Desert
Monday, 11 Mar, 2019 – 8:07 | No Comment
Kyle Busch Blooms In The Arizona Desert

Kyle Busch added another checkered flag to his collection Sunday in Arizona. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Garry Eller)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Kyle Busch didn’t do anything stupid on Sunday. On the contrary. His drive to victory in the NASCAR Cup Series race at ISM Raceway in Avondale, Ariz. was brilliant.

A week after the Joe Gibbs […]

Q and A: Wickens Hopes To Drive And Dance Again
Saturday, 9 Mar, 2019 – 8:31 | No Comment
Q and A: Wickens Hopes To Drive And Dance Again

IndyCar driver Roberts Wickens, who was paralyzed as the result of a crash at Pocono, has big plans for his future. (File photo)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Five months after confirming that he is a paraplegic, Robert Wickens is working to realize his dream of returning to competition in the NTT IndyCar Series. But first, […]

The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise
Monday, 4 Mar, 2019 – 16:25 | Comments Off on The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise
The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise

The Team Penske cars of Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski were the fastest on the track at Las Vegas on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The day after … Las Vegas:

When major rules changes are placed upon competitors in the sport of auto racing, it’s axiomatic that one organization will […]

Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue
Monday, 25 Feb, 2019 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue
Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue

Brad Keselowski was one sick driver over the weekend in Atlanta. But after winning the Cup Series race there, he made sure he took in plenty of fluids. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

HAMPTON, Ga. – Neither flu-like symptoms, an overheating engine, or a hard charging Martin Truex Jr. could keep […]

Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2019 – 14:35 | Comments Off on Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope
Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope

With ride-height rules abolished, new problems have popped up for the guys in the pits. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Garry Eller)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

HAMPTON, Ga. – With no ride-height rule this year in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the sides of the cars almost scrape the ground and Hendrick Motorsports pit crew coach […]

J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500
Monday, 18 Feb, 2019 – 8:16 | Comments Off on J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500
J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500

Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing celebrates his victory in Sunday’s Daytona 500. The win was an emotional one for several reasons. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Joe Gibbs Racing co-founder and former president J.D. Gibbs always believed in Denny Hamlin’s driving talent. On Sunday in the […]

The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season
Sunday, 17 Feb, 2019 – 9:40 | Comments Off on The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season
The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season

The 2019 NASCAR Cup Series begins on Sunday in Daytona. Once again, the series has undergone a number of changes and begins with a number of questions. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season launches on Sunday. Well, kind of. Yes, the Daytona 500 is […]

Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR
Friday, 15 Feb, 2019 – 13:49 | Comments Off on Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR
Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR

Cale Yarborough and the Allison brothers put on a big show at Daytona 40 years ago. Below is the story of that day. (File photo courtesy of NASCAR)

By Jeff Hood | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Forty years ago this weekend, a massive blizzard blanketed much of the east coast, dumping record-level snowfall from Massachusetts to Georgia in the […]