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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-30/scott-dixon-captures
Weather conditions dampen annual Peachtree Road Race, not spirit

...temperature at the start of the race is 73. Of course, that is early ? almost pre-sunup, when the professional road racers begin. By the time most people get to the starting line and begin running, the temperature is considerably hotter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/weather-conditions-dampen-ann
Jordan Taylor, Josef Newgarden wins prove American racers still have a shot outside Nascar

...event in the world. It was the biggest victory of Taylor's career, and he once again proved he's one of the top road racers in America.He's also stunningly under the radar despite an accomplished resume in the Tudor United SportsCar Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-15/jordan-taylor-josef-newgar
Mark Martin one of seven to be inducted to Motorsports Hall of Fame of America

...among the 2015 inductees into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.The seven-member class also includes off-road racer Walker Evans, six-time NHRA champion Warren Johnson and four-time Trans-Am Series champion Tommy Kendall. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-23/mark-martin-one-seven-be-i
AJ Allemendinger breaks through at Watkins Glen

...times by fender-banging dashes to the checkered flag. Ambrose won two of those and Kyle Busch the other.An expert road racer from his days in open-wheel, Allmendinger beat the best in Ambrose, who has been dominant in NASCAR's top two series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-10/aj-allemendinger-breaks-th
Safety still a concern at Watkins Glen International

...antiquated racetrack and the safety is not at all up to NASCAR's standards."Melvin and his brother-in-law, road racer Jim Downing, developed the HANS device to keep drivers from suffering head and neck injuries. The device, along with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-13/safety-still-concern-watki
Evans, Wiggins expected to contend in Tour de France

...outright winner. This season, the three-time Olympic track champion has again proved his success at morphing into a road racer, winning three competitions, including this month's Dauphine Libere.Evans, who was third in that race, remains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-06-23/evans-wiggins-expect
NASCAR doesn't penalize 'roof flap' drivers at Daytona

...be driving the No. 52 Toyota for Brian Keselowski. With 43 entries, Shepherd is guaranteed a spot in the lineup.Road racer Jim Fitzgerald, 65, set the record in 1987 at Riverside International Speedway.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-07-10/nascar-doesnt-penalize-roo
Paracyclists claim national titles at Fort Gordon

...he said. "I couldn't even more forward."But the California, who previously competed as a category 1 men's road racer, beat the field in the 24-kilometer race.With the paracycling races completed this morning, the U23 men will take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2011-06-25/paracyclists-claim-natio
Sprint Cup drivers such as Tony Stewart can push their luck with dangerous hobbies

...races. He's 11th in the points standings for the Chase for the Championship with five races before the Chase starts.Road racer Max Papis will drive the No. 14 Chevrolet for Stewart in this Sunday's race at Watkins Glen.Stock car drivers are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-07/sprint-cup-drivers-such-to