Report: Naked Man Ransacks SPEED Network Offices After Break-In

Police in Charlotte said the nude dude broke into the building sometime this morning. He tore stuff from the walls, dumped trash cans on the floor, and broke trophies by knocking them over. He then dashed outside and started running down the street before being apprehended. Also? "A SPEED security guard offered the… » 4/08/13 6:11pm 4/08/13 6:11pm

NASCAR Fines Denny Hamlin For Criticizing Its New Car Model; Hamlin…

Aside from the terrifying Nationwide wreck and the hype around Danica Patrick's pole, the Daytona 500 was kind of boring. Lots of single file racing, few passes, little excitement. The afternoon saw 28 lead changes among 14 drives, down from 74 and 22 in the same race just two years ago. Worryingly, it was also the… » 3/08/13 8:55am 3/08/13 8:55am

Daytona 500 Will Go On Tomorrow As Scheduled, With Fans Seated In The…

Though two fans are critically injured from flying debris that shot into the crowd after Kyle Larsen's crash at Daytona this afternoon, (one is reportedly a minor, the others' injuries are reportedly life-threatening), NASCAR will not significantly alter its plan for tomorrow. In a press conference that lasted about… » 2/23/13 7:43pm 2/23/13 7:43pm

Crash At NASCAR Nationwide Race At Daytona Leaves Kyle Larson's Car…

Tony Stewart won today's DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona, but all anyone will remember about the race is how it ended for another driver, Kyle Larson. A massive wreck at the checkered flag sent Larson's car through the catch fence, sending debris and even the car's engine itself hurtling toward spectators. » 2/23/13 4:25pm 2/23/13 4:25pm

Jeff Gordon Crashed Out Clint Bowyer, And It Led To A Massive Brawl

Today's AdvoCare 500 in Phoenix was nearly unwatchable in its boringness until late in the race, when all hell broke loose. After Clint Bowyer made contact with Jeff Gordon, Gordon retaliated just before the end of the penultimate lap, wrecking both himself and Bowyer and sparking a brawl between the two crews that… » 11/11/12 6:48pm 11/11/12 6:48pm

Tony Stewart Trades Paint With Matt Kenseth, Gets Knocked Out, Hurls…

Tony Stewart showed flashes of the personality that earned him the nickname "Smoke" tonight in the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol when, after taking the lead from Matt Kenseth in the 332nd lap only to scape doors and find himself wrecked in the 333rd, let Kenseth know just how much he loved him by chucking his… » 8/25/12 10:26pm 8/25/12 10:26pm

"When I Get A Clear Shot...": 25 Years Ago, Dale Earnhardt Received…

On May 17, 1987, Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Bill Elliott swapped paint and made a place for themselves in NASCAR lore. The Winston, a newly created all-star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, came down to a sprint, with Earnhardt and Elliott jockeying for the lead. After bumping and nudging for two laps, Elliott got in… » 8/21/12 2:15pm 8/21/12 2:15pm

IndyCar Officials Announce Driver Dan Wheldon Died In Today's Fiery…

AP, via SI.com, reports "Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon died Sunday in a fiery 15-car wreck at Las Vegas Motor Speedway when his car flew over another on Lap 13 and smashed into the wall just outside turn 2. Wheldon was 33. Drivers were told of Wheldon's death in a meeting about two hours after the fiery, smoky… » 10/16/11 6:25pm 10/16/11 6:25pm

Here's Video Of The Fiery 15-Car Crash At Today's IndyCar Race In Vegas…

Just a handful of laps into today's Las Vegas Indy 300, 15 of 34 cars that started the race were involved in a horrific crash that left driver Dan Wheldon seriously injured and airlifted to a hospital. ESPN reported that driver Will Power was also taken to a hospital because of "lower back pain." At least two cars… » 10/16/11 4:40pm 10/16/11 4:40pm

Al Unser Jr., Two-Time Indy 500 Champ, Arrested For Drag Racing While…

"Brown said Unser was drag racing another car in his Suburban and was going around 101 mph before sheriff's deputies caught up to him. ... According to a sheriff's report, Unser smelled of alcohol and was slurring his speech. Sheriff's deputies said his blood-alcohol content was twice the legal limit of 0.08." [AP] » 9/29/11 8:00pm 9/29/11 8:00pm

Le Mans Driver Loses Wheel, Stops To Pick It Up, Continues With Wheel…

Yes, this is a few days old, and yes, we found it via Reddit, and yes, it's the American Le Mans series, which gets about as much coverage as Champ Car, and that went out of existence years ago. But we needed to share this with you. During qualifying for the Baltimore Grand Prix on the American Le Mans Series,… » 9/07/11 3:00pm 9/07/11 3:00pm