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NASCAR's old guard is glad to see Darlington Raceway back where it started

...once saying the big oval should be filled with water and turned into a stadium-sized bathtub.Still, the longtime NASCAR racer and NBC TV broadcaster never understood the Southern 500 leaving its historic spot on Labor Day weekend after 2003. That ends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-09-03/nascars-old-guard-glad-see
Tony Stewart's attorney says driver didn't see Kevin Ward Jr.

...didn't see a driver walking on a dirt track in upstate New York last year before he struck and killed him, and noted the racer was impaired by marijuana and shouldn't have been outside his car, according to court papers filed Friday.Kevin Ward Jr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-28/tony-stewarts-attorney-say
Fryer: Scott Dixon a fitting IndyCar champ

...one of the best series in the world," he said. "We put on amazing races, and the talent that we have here, the depth is fantastic. I feel blessed and love waking up being an IndyCar racer as a champion and hope for many more years."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-31/fryer-scott-dixon-fi
Scott Dixon captures IndyCar crown with win at Sonoma

...Erik Jones won at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park to take the series points leadThe 19-year-old Jones beat Canadian road racer Alex Tagliani to the first turn off a restart with two laps left on the 2.459-mile road course and easily held off two-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-30/scott-dixon-captures
Wisconsin's Paul Menard wins Xfinity Series race in his home state

...memory of Wilson. The rear bumper of the No. 52 car driven by Joey Gase, an organ donation advocate, featured a large picture of Wilson and a testimonial from his brother and fellow racer, Stefan.Justin Wilson's organs were donated.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-29/wisconsins-paul-menard-win
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies a day after suffering head injuries

...IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway.An acclaimed sports car racer, Wilson won the prestigious 24 Hours of Daytona with Michael...Sonoma, Calif.Andretti Autosport called Wilson "a tremendous racer, a valuable member of the team and respected representative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/indycar-drive-justin-wilson-
IndyCar drivers' risk again called into question

...it in stride."There are a lot of opinions out there ... and from people who aren't qualified to give them," former racer and team owner Bobby Rahal said Tuesday. "This stuff happens, especially when you are pressing the boundaries. These are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-25/indycar-drivers-risk
Froome's teammate involved in Tour de France crash

...right-hand man for race leader Chris Froome tried to shave off speed.No joy.A spectator's folded plastic chair flew as the racer for Team Sky careened into the pole, shoulder and helmeted-head first.Thomas bounced off it like a tossed rag doll and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-20/froomes-teammate-involved-tour-de
Overtime

...captain and earned first-team all-conference accolades. Doping & SportsSkicross racer banned one yearIn Bern, Switzerland, two-time Olympic skicross racer Sanna Luedi, of Switzerland, has been banned from competing for one year after breaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/overtime
Augusta man builds custom bicycle frames

...friend and fellow rider, came shortly thereafter.It was at a cyclocross race in north Georgia where his business took off. A racer inquiring about Zukas' custom bike became a new customer on the spot and word of mouth quickly followed. WHO HE BUILDS FOR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-24/augusta-man