Government Promises New Sydney Race Track

Following a public outcry from race fans about the reported destruction of Valvoline Raceway in Australia, local government officials have announced plans for a new speedway in New South Wales.

Hangtown 100 Event Format Revealed

With the Elk Grove Ford Hangtown 100 fast approaching at Placerville Speedway, event officials have announced the format for the much-anticipated doubleheader Nov. 19-20.

COLUMNS

KNUTSON: A New Era Of Hard Racing?

Are we witnessing a new era of no-holds-barred racing in Formula One?

WADE: Get Your Kicks On Route 66

Brian Devincenzi could sense a different vibe this time.

HEDGER: You Might Be An Old Timer If…

Someone asked me recently how old you have to be to be considered an old timer. My answer was that it’s not a number, it’s a state of mind.

RACING NATION

Saratoga Lost Speedways Program Set For Nov. 30

A look back at speedways and drivers of the past are the focus of the day for participants in the Saratoga Automobile Museum’s popular Lost Speedways program on Nov. 30.

Hickory’s Fall Brawl Is All Taylor Gray

Taylor Gray wanted to put the recent memories of his ValleyStar Credit Union 300 flip at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway behind him, and he did just that Sunday afternoon.

Strunk Controls Thunder On The Hill

The 30th anniversary season of the NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series finished in fine fashion on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway, with a Triple Thunder Thriller of racing action

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LOOKING BACK: Button Claims Unlikely F-1 Crown

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LOOKING BACK: Franchitti’s Triumphant Return

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