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Chase Johnson

PART TWO: Chase Johnson’s Path Back

Chase Johnson’s passion for racing sprint cars was quickly suppressed by his 2013 season-opening crash that took the lives of his cousin, Marcus Johnson, and a car owner, Dale Wondergem.

Peterhansel Back Out Front After Bike Crash

Stephane Peterhansel regained the overall lead in the Dakar Rally on Thursday after being given back time lost on course after a collision with bike racer Simon Marcic.
Carl Edwards

THROWBACK: Carl Edwards Takes Out An Ad

In 1998, Carl Edwards took out a classified ad in National Speed Sport, advertising his services as a race car driver.
Chili Bowl

Bacon & Hines Ready To Dine On Chili Bowl

Night three of competition during the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals will see the return of 2005 winner Tracy Hines.

BKR & Briscoe Join New Ford Development Program

Ford Performance has launched a multi-tiered NASCAR driver development program, which includes the signing of ARCA Racing Series champion Chase Briscoe to drive for Brad Keselowski Racing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

Qualifying, Points Changes For NHRA

The NHRA competition committee announced changes to qualifying procedures at all NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events, changes to the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Countdown to the Championship and also announced an added point-and-a-half scale to the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals at Pomona, Calif.
Chili Bowl

Heavy Hitters Take Center Stage At Chili Bowl

Many of open-wheel racing’s heavy hitters will take center stage on the second night of the 31st annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals at Tulsa Expo Raceway inside the River Spirit Center on Wednesday.

Daniel Suarez To Drive No. 19 Cup Car

Reigning NASCAR XFINITY Series champion Daniel Suarez will step up to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, replacing Carl Edwards in the No. 19 Arris Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing
Rico Abreu

Rico Abreu Looking For Another Bowl Of Chili

The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals is the playground where drivers from all divisions of motorsports meet each January to determine who is the king of racing.
Chili Bowl

CHILI BOWL NOTES: Swindell Eyes 6th Golden Driller

Sammy Swindell is out for vengeance at this year's 31st annual Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals Presented by General Tire.