Racing History

Torn From The Headlines – May 19, 2010

RIVALS: James Hylton (left) and David Pearson chat prior to a 1966 NASCAR Grand National event. (Chris Economaki Photo)50 Years Ago - May 18,...

Riverside Trans-Am Victory Ranks As One Of Jones’s Best

HITTING THE DIRT: Versatile Parnelli Jones attacks a dirt track in October 1961. (Walter Imlay Photo)Parnelli Jones has done a lot in his...

Andy Granatelli Unveils Turbine-Powered Indy Car

'SPACE-AGE' RACING: The STP crew pushes Andy Granatelli's turbine-powered STP Paxton through the pits at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1967. (Chris Economaki Photo)On March...

Torn From The Headlines – May 12, 2010

A MOMENT IN TIME: Mario Andretti (1) in the Hawk Ford rear-engined roadster won the pole for the June 1966 USAC National Championship race...

Standout Big-Car Racer Magill Achieved His Indy 500 Dreams

INDY TIME: Mike Magill at the 1959 Indianapolis 500, one of his three starts in the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. (Indianapolis Motor Speedway Photo)Mike...

Bill France Gets The Boot From Indianapolis Garage

BIG BILL: NASCAR founder Bill France poses with the Firecracker 400 pace car at Daytona Int'l Speedway in 1964. (NSSN Archives Photo)The true extent...

Torn From The Headlines – May 5, 2010

TALENTED DUO: Noted car owner and mechanic Banjo Matthews (right) leans in to chat with driver Donnie Allison prior to a 1968 NASCAR Grand...

Hodge-Podge Of Entries As Robson Wins 1946 Indy 500

Indianapolis Motor Speedway sat idle following the 1941 race through the conclusion of World War II. Former owner Eddie Rickenbacker sold the track to...

Sprint-Car King Is A Surprise Winner At Talladega

THE KING: Steve Kinser celebrates after winning the IROC race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in 1994. (Dorsey Patrick Photo)Steve Kinser scored a major victory...

Dirt Cars Raced With Indy Cars At Pocono In 1981

OPEN-WHEELER: Jack Hewitt, shown here in the early 1990s, was one of several who raced dirt cars at Pocono in 1981. (Corinne Economaki Photo)...

Now Playing

HOT NEWS

error: Content is protected !!