Brad Keselowski (2) wins the NASCAR Kobalt 400 Sunday March 9, 2014 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second after leading on the final lap only to run out of fuel. (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin)
The 56th annual Daytona 500 is scheduled to run Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Here is a look back at the winning cars and drivers of the first 55 runnings of the “Great American Race.”
Danica Patrick has brushed off Hall Famer Richard Petty’s suggestion that she could win “only if everyone else stayed home” in the Sprint Cup Series. Speaking at Daytona 500 media day Thursday, Patrick says the seven-time champion is entitled to his opinion. She adds that good things could come from it.
Team Oracle USA beat Emirates Team New Zealand in both races on Sunday, Sept. 22, closing the huge gap between the two teams in the America’s Cup finals in the San Francisco Bay. New Zealand continues to need just one more win to claim the cup.
The field of horses running Saturday’s 144th running of the Travers Stakes was deep and the weather looked pristine, conditions that add up for a busy day in the Spa City. Travers Winner was Will Take Charge, trained by D. Wayne Lucas and ridden by Luis Saez. The day’s handle was $9,672,245! With about $47,000 [...]