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The Verizon IndyCar Series is at California's Sonoma Raceway for its season finale Sunday. Following 16 races this season, there are seven drivers mathematically eligible to win the title, but I see only four with a realistic shot. The finale race will award double points, which will certain…

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There's a reason the Indianapolis 500 is called “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” and the race itself always lives up to that moniker. Today will be no different as over 300,000 people are expected to make the pilgrimage to the 2½-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway at the corner of 16th and G…

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Following a rare weekend off, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series returns to the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for what is always an entertaining race. The series has held two races at Thunder Valley in eastern Tennessee since 1961 and Kurt Busch is the winningest active driver with fou…

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As we are 46 days away from the crown jewel of American open-wheel racing, it was announced that two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will compete in this year's Indianapolis 500. Alonso, who currently drives for McLaren-Honda in F1, will drive a sixth car for Andretti Autosport at …

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I had high hopes for the new pairing of driver Sebastien Bourdais and the Dale Coyne Racing team going into the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. After the Frenchman's rare error in qualifying Saturday, I figured I'd have to wait until the next race at Long Beach to see if he could be a co…

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Kurt Busch may have led only one lap Sunday, but he's finally a Daytona 500 champion. In his 16th try at NASCAR's biggest race, Busch was in exactly the right place when Chase Elliott and Kyle Larson both ran out of gas while leading over the last two laps. Busch held off a hard-charging Rya…

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He may be retired from NASCAR competition, but that isn't stopping Jeff Gordon from collecting more trophies. Gordon was part of the winning team in last weekend's Rolex 24 at Daytona, driving for Wayne Taylor Racing and sharing driving duties with Max Angelelli and Jordan and Ricky Taylor.

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The checkered flag has fallen on what was an exciting 2016 season throughout racing. We had first-time winners and champions, a seven-time champion, some notable retirements and long-awaited returns to popular tracks. Let's break it down.

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With seven races left in the 2016 season, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series hits New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon for Saturday's UNOH 175. Series driver and Janesville native Travis Kvapil says things are going as good as can be expected with his small team, MAKE Motorsports.

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Well, I missed last week, which I will blame on my Indianapolis 500 hangover. It was a lot of buildup over the last month or so for a race that took three hours to run. I completely blew the call in my annual column as my pick Juan Pablo Montoya crashed on lap 63 (first time he's ever crashe…

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This weekend is one of the biggest, most exciting weekends for racing. Unfortunately, because I'm in a time crunch to get my Indianapolis 500 preview column finished for Sunday's paper, this will be a rather short entry.