Sam Hornish relishes chance to earn Indy sweep

...It's always special for me to go to Indy," he said. "I love going there. I...500 with my dad or eventually winning the Indy 500."It's been nine years since I've...Indianapolis sweep was Montoya. He won the 2000 Indy 500 and came in second in the 2007 Crown...

Kyle Busch grabs elusive Indy victory as comeback continues

...Nothing better than being in Victory Lane, nothing better than being in Victory Lane for one of the biggest wins in my career at Indy and sweeping the week ? even bigger yet. I just want to celebrate with my team, my wife and my family."Kevin Harvick and...

Cal Stars rout Gym Rats in Nike Nationals title game

...answered with intensity and rolled to a 78-47 win over the Indy Lady Gym Rats in the Nike Nationals Championship on Thursday...faced adversity and bounced back. I think it only helped."The Indy Lady Gym Rats crushed Cal Storm in the semifinals to reach the...

High-drag, high-downforce rules package isn't working for NASCAR

...Michigan] and this is the second time we have run this aero package. We miscalculated how loose it was going to be in traffic at Indy. We maybe had our drag a little higher than it should be for the length of the straightaway."The team made corrections with...

Regan Smith captures Xfinity Series race at Mid-Ohio

...airflow under the car, so heat is trapped in the cockpit and several drivers were almost ill following the Xfinity Series race at Indy.But NASCAR this week mandated a dual outlet duct be used on the right-side window to help ventilate the cockpit.Before...

Carl Edwards is on the pole, but few know what to expect in Sprint Cup race at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS - Nobody liked the single-file racing that's become all-too-familiar in the past with stock cars and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Now the concern is having cars into and on top of each other.

Car owner Roger Penske looks to end Sprint Cup drought at Brickyard

...number of times ? but never was able to get across the stripe at Indy with NASCAR," Penske told The Associated Press on Thursday night. "We did it in Nationwide. Winning the Indy 500 there this year and also the Daytona, this would be a real...

Pinkman captures Hambletonian

...Map and win the Grade 1 $1.25 million race by a neck Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.The 4-year-old son of A.P. Indy, trained by Hall of Famer Shug McGaughey for owners Lane's End Racing and Dell Ridge Farm, ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:47...

Jeff Gordon's farewell tour keeps hitting snags

...month."Right now it is the unknown," he said. "It is the concerns of freak things happening like what happened to us at Indy, what happened to us here. Those are things out of your control."We are all about the things you can control, and from...

Lackluster race at Brickyard shows NASCAR rules still need work

...president of racing development and the architect for the Indianapolis aero package, was on a family vacation and not even at Indy. The reality is that his presence wouldn't have changed the outcome.NASCAR has struggled valiantly to create a rules package...