ROBINSON: While Imperfect, Chase Does Create Unexpected Results

LOUDON, N.H. When any sport adopts a playoff system, it promotes the unexpected. That’s the whole purpose, from a business standpoint, to keep the...

I-30 Speedway’s STN Had It All

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The damp night air hung heavy around I-30 Speedway, with trucks and trailers patiently filing from the crowded pit area. A...

O’LEARY: Hoosier Pit Pass

It was a Friday night in early June and from many outward appearances it would appear to be a normal race night at Bloomington Speedway

SHEHEEN: The Chili Bowl, Racing Collections & More

Even though it’s the first of 12 months, January always ends up being one of the busiest racing months of the year. The Chili Bowl is a big part of the early season schedule.

Canada Digs Deep

SPECIAL HONOR: Retiring USAC Chairman of the Board John Capels accepts the prestigious Roger McCluskey Award of Excellence from USAC President Kevin Miller and...

KALWASINSKI: Chicago Chips

It didn’t hurt if your last name was ‘Kelly’ Sunday night at the Grundy County Speedway. Veteran Pat Kelly and his teenage son, Nathan, captured feature race wins in their respective divisions and overall track championship honors as the third-of-a-mile paved fairgrounds oval wrapped up its season, hosting its 36th annual Night of Features

HEDGER: The Long Look

Quiet moments are hard to steal during the Christmas season, but we managed to combine snippets here and there with some late night quiet to read Dave Argabright’s latest effort, “Let’s Go Racing!”

KNUTSON: Force India’s Run Not Based On Luck, Magic

FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium After Giancarlo Fisichella won the first pole for Force India, team owner Vijay Mallya joked, “Obviously I did some Indian magic!” By the time...

KERCHNER: Kahne Has Plenty Of Time To Get Up

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. That was the response of one of our esteemed SPEED SPORT colleagues at the announcement that veteran Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Kasey Kahne is joining Leavine Family Racing for next season.

NOTEBOOK: More Sanctioning Bodies Are Wearing Promoter Hat

The recently announced IZOD IndyCar World Championship weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be a different event in more ways than one. It will be owned and promoted by IndyCar, for one.

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