Racing History

Gurney & The Eagle’s Historic Victory

In a career filled with diverse and remarkable achievements, Dan Gurney’s most significant victory was winning the 1967 Belgium Grand Prix in an Indy car-based Eagle of his own design and construction.

Darlington’s Rebel Soul

Since Sept. 4, 1950, the Southern 500 has been run at Darlington Raceway, one of NASCAR’s most iconic superspeedways.

Torn From The Headlines: Feb. 18, 1970

Ford Motor Co., for several years the king pin on NASCAR's Grand National stock car circuit, will sharply curtail its stock car performance program following Sunday’s rich Daytona 600.

Looking Back – Feb. 16, 2011

Bob DeJong and Dean Holden won the 30-lap features as the indoor midget season concluded with two nights of racing at California’s Oakland Exposition Building. Tommy Copp finished fifth in the Saturday finale to claim the Pacific Coast Indoor Racing Championship. Copp, who won the 1959 title, edged Johnny Baldwin by 17 points.

LOOK BACK: TMC Transportation In Motorsports

While TMC Transportation announced its sponsorship of JR Motorsports and driver Michael Annett on Thursday, it’s certainly not the first time the company has been involved in motorsports.

Kenny Bernstein Earns Title – King Of Speed

KING OF SPEED: Kenny Bernstein flashes his 301 mile-per-hour speed after breaking the 300 mph barrier in 1992. (Steve Haggerty Photo)Kenny Bernstein topped what...

LOOK BACK: Johnson Stuns Schatz In Knoxville Finale

Jason Johnson did what few thought could be done.

1968: End Of An Era

As May 1968 approached, chatter about turbine engines dominated Indy car racing.

Tragedy Defined 1993 NASCAR Season

The 1993 NASCAR Cup Series season was filled with incredible highs and unimaginable lows and there were many storylines to follow.

Torn From The Headlines: June 2, 1982

Gordon Johncock nipped Rick Mears by the eyelash-flicker margin of 16/100ths of a second Sunday to win the closest race in Indianapolis 500-Mile Race history at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Now Playing


error: Content is protected !!