Racing History

Torn From The Headlines – Dec. 1, 2010

Don Davis, the newly crowned California Racing Ass’n champion, dominated the 40-lap USAC sprint-car feature Sunday at the Rodeo Grounds in Clovis, Calif. It is believed to be the first time since the pre-war days of Jimmie Wilburn that an “outlaw” driver beat the big leaguers in his first time out.

Beach Parade Returns For Fourth Year

The fourth annual Historic Racing Legends Beach/Road Course Parade, scheduled for Feb. 14 is expected to attract a record number of vintage race cars and drivers and thousands of spectators from all over the country who want to see where and what brought the fascination of speed to the area and spread all over the world.

PHOTOS: USAC At Trenton 1968

Check out this classic photo gallery taken by our own Chris Economaki from a USAC event held at New Jersey's Trenton Speedway in 1968.

LOOK BACK: Shaffer Shocks Schatz In Nationals Finale

The engines could barely be heard above the crowd of 23,500 when Tim Shaffer slid under Donny Schatz and grabbed the lead as the pair raced to the white flag in the 50th annual Goodyear Knoxville Nationals Saturday night at Knoxville Raceway.

‘Neo-CanAm’ Was Liked By Some, But Hated By Others

CANAM PAIR: Driver Al Holbert (left) and team owner Carl Hogan stand alongside t The single-seat CanAm series sanctioned by the SCCA from 1977 to...
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Torn From The Headlines: Oct. 18, 1989

It may become the million dollar wreck. Three remaining races will tell.

KNOXVILLE 2015: Schatz Wears 9th Knoxville Crown

The results of the 55th annual FVP Knoxville Nationals were never in doubt.

LOOK BACK: Johnson Up To The SPEED SPORT Challenge

Jason Johnson doubled down Friday night at Knoxville Raceway, winning the SPEED SPORT World Challenge and its $10,000 top prize only an hour after winning the Hard Knox qualifying feature.

After Breakaway CART Debut Comes Off Without A Hitch

PHOENIX FLIER: Shown here in victory lane at Phoenix Int'l Raceway in 1978, Gordon Johncock won the CART debut there in 1979. (Dennis Torres...

Torn From The Headlines – Sept. 1, 2010

50 Years Ago - August 31, 1960 Starting from the rear of the 38-car field, “Iggy” Katona drove a 1960 Ford to victory in Sunday’s...

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