...RacingZanardi plans to take wheel againFormer Formula One driver and Paralympic handbike champion Alex Zanardi will return to auto racing this year.BMW Motorsport says the 47-year-old Italian will drive one of its cars in the Blancpain GT Sprint Series...


...of the teams as they prepare for the Georgia High School Association state swimming meets, which run Feb. 6-8. Auto Racing'Showdown' race moved up a dayCharlotte Motor Speedway officials are changing the schedule for the 30th annual Sprint...

Formula E series has backing of 'green' business

BOSTON - A new, environmentally friendly auto racing series just got even greener.Boston Celtics managing...professional investors. Formula E is a perfect match."Auto racing aficionados have long been drawn to the pure power of...

Promising British driver dies in training crash

...fun, hope there aren't too many kangaroos like at Bathurst!" ? a reference to Australia's premier endurance auto racing event last weekend.Hartmut Kristen, Head of Motorsport at Porsche, called Edwards "one of the most popular and...

Kyle Larson among auto racing's rising stars

FLORENCE, S.C. - Kyle Larson is grateful for the exposure he's received as part of NASCAR's "Next9" initiative. He is confident it won't take long for the group of up-and-coming racers to compete for checkered flags and championships at the sport's highest level.Larson, 20, will continue his rookie season in NASCAR's Nationwide Series tonight at Darlington Raceway. Larson won the truck race at Rockingham in April to become the first from NASCAR's "Drive For Diversity" program to win on the circuit's three national touring series.


...13-under and 18-under through senior.Admission is $6 and part of the proceeds benefit breast cancer awareness.Auto Racing'The Big One' set for Swainsboro Swainsboro Raceway's The Big One and Tractor Tire mud bogging programs will be...

Promoter Bruton Smith's idea is opposed by NASCAR

...Helton says fans want races to unfold naturally, and he believes NASCAR's green-flag racing is as exciting as any auto racing series.Many drivers also seemed opposed to throwing mandatory cautions.Carl Edwards said NASCAR would be headed...

Hollywood mourns passing of Michael Clarke Duncan

...brother.." - Dwayne Johnson ((at)TheRock).- "I met Michael years ago and he was such a nice guy. Very sad" - Auto racing star Danica Patrick ((at)DanicaPatrick).- "Michael Clarke Duncan always had a smile on his face & a big bear...

Augusta's Tia Norfleet breaking barriers in auto racing

Tia Norfleet, a 2004 graduate of Harlem High and Augusta resident, is the first African-American woman to compete in NASCAR. She will run in the ARCA series this season.

Patrick has struggled at home track

...Patrick became the first woman to win the pole at a Sprint Cup race and to lead green-flag laps.Attention for one of auto racing's most popular drivers reached a fever pitch in Daytona, her face all over the news, everyone watching her every...