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Racing’s No Longer A Drag For Tanner Gray
Wednesday, 18 Dec, 2019 – 8:51 | Comments Off on Racing’s No Longer A Drag For Tanner Gray
Racing’s No Longer A Drag For Tanner Gray

Tanner Gray, the 2018 NHRA Pro Stock champion, will drive cars and trucks that make turns in 2020.

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – Tanner Gray moves into NASCAR’s Camping World Truck Series next …

Flat Spot On: Movie Sequels – Can They Be Created Equal?
Monday, 9 Dec, 2019 – 20:47 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Movie Sequels – Can They Be Created Equal?
Flat Spot On: Movie Sequels – Can They Be Created Equal?

Pedro Rodriguez bursts into the lead in his Ferrari 275 P at the start of the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1964.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer RacinToday.com

Given that the inaugural two visits to Le …

Busch Takes Another Step Toward Hall, But…
Thursday, 5 Dec, 2019 – 20:39 | One Comment
Busch Takes Another Step Toward Hall, But…

Kyle Busch takes bows. Also can be hard to stomach. (RacingToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacingToday.com

Kyle Busch is the driver you hate to love.

And now, after winning a second Cup Series …

Flat Spot On: ‘The Captain’ Takes Charge at Indy
Friday, 22 Nov, 2019 – 18:27 | 4 Comments
Flat Spot On: ‘The Captain’ Takes Charge at Indy

Team owner Roger Penske is now a series owner and an iconic speedway owner.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer RacinToday.com

Roger Penske is not just the smartest guy in the room – including corporate board rooms. …

Jimmie Says 2020 Will Be His Final Cup Season
Wednesday, 20 Nov, 2019 – 14:39 | Comments Off on Jimmie Says 2020 Will Be His Final Cup Season
Jimmie Says 2020 Will Be His Final Cup Season

Jimmie Johnson said Wednesday that he will take one more shot at winning No. 8. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson annnounced on …

Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
Tuesday, 19 Nov, 2019 – 9:47 | Comments Off on Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre
Western Swing: Torrence Takes Shot At Ferre

Steve Torrence won the 2019 Top Fuel championship on Sunday but he lost the respect of many of the fans in Pomona. (Photo courtesy of the NHRA)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

En route to winning …

Now Playing: Il Commendatore v. Hank the Deuce
Thursday, 14 Nov, 2019 – 16:28 | Comments Off on Now Playing: Il Commendatore v. Hank the Deuce
Now Playing: Il Commendatore v. Hank the Deuce

The No. 2 Ford GT40 takes the checkered flag at Le Mans. It was a moment fit for Hollywood.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

You’ve read one or maybe two of the many books on the …

Dirt Fans Pack CMS To See ‘The Big Boys Play’
Saturday, 9 Nov, 2019 – 17:28 | Comments Off on Dirt Fans Pack CMS To See ‘The Big Boys Play’
Dirt Fans Pack CMS To See ‘The Big Boys Play’

Sprint car fans from all over are packing the Charlotte Motor Speedway short track to watch the dirt fly this weekend. (RacinToday/HHP photos by Jim Fluharty)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD. N.C. – Nearly two …

Driving Race Cars Is Not Tifft’s Biggest Concern
Thursday, 7 Nov, 2019 – 21:01 | Comments Off on Driving Race Cars Is Not Tifft’s Biggest Concern
Driving Race Cars Is Not Tifft’s Biggest Concern

Matt Tifft has not had a wonderful last couple of years. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Ashley R Dickerson)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – Matt Tifft’s courageous battle against his self-described medical “demons” has …

Byron, 21, Looked Like 24 In Martinsville Race
Tuesday, 29 Oct, 2019 – 7:45 | Comments Off on Byron, 21, Looked Like 24 In Martinsville Race
Byron, 21, Looked Like 24 In Martinsville Race

William Byron showed major maturity during Sunday’s Cup race at Martinsville Speedway. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Harold Hinson)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Martin Truex Jr. seemed untouchable in Sunday’s First Data 500 at …