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  1. IndyCar - Professor Sid Watkins laid safety foundation in Formula...

    John Oreovicz

    Professor Sid Watkins, who was instrumental in improving driver rescue and safety during a 26-year tenure as the FIA Formula One safety and medical delegate, died shortly after marking his 84th birthday. Described as "F1's family physician" by team ...

    Blog | Conversation | September 12, 2012
  2. Greg Biffle on 'Dog Whisperer,' pet rescues

    Lynn Hoppes

    NASCAR driver Greg Biffle considers his three dogs -- two boxers (Foster and Gracie) and a mix (Savannah) -- part of his family. And he's not alone. So when something is wrong with the dog, owners will do whatever they can to fix the problem. O...

    Blog | August 31, 2012
  3. Jay Frye may well be the perfect man to rescue Red Bull Racing Te...

    David Newton

    Red Bull Racing Team might cease to exist after 2011, but the organization might not. Keeping it together is Jay Frye's job, and he might be the perfect man for the task.

    Story | Conversation | June 22, 2011
  4. It's Steve Letarte's turn to work one of the most pressure-packed...

    Ed Hinton

    It's Steve Letarte's turn to work one of the most pressure-packed jobs in NASCAR -- as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief. Please, go easy on him, Junior Nation.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2011
  5. Did Tom Logano cross the line with Greg Biffle at Auto Club Speed...

    David Newton

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Before we get to the first five selections for NASCAR's inaugural Hall of Fame class that will be named at 4 p.m. ET on Wednesday, let's get this out of the way: Tom Logano won't be on the list. His son, Joey, may one day 20 or...

    Blog | Conversation | October 14, 2009
  6. NASCAR will soldier on with the car it's got, but will the manufa...

    David Newton

    The government spent billions bailing out auto manufacturers with the "Cash for Clunkers" program, but where does that leave NASCAR teams? No money, and dance with the car that brung ya.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2009
  7. Double-file restarts may just make the Brickyard 400 go from bori...

    Terry Blount

    Racing at the Brickyard has never been the true attraction. But thanks to NASCAR's double-file restart rule, drivers are saying the 16th running of this race could get downright insane.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2009
  8. NASCAR drivers aren't just worried about losing Chrysler and Chev...

    Terry Blount

    NASCAR drivers aren't just worried about losing Chrysler and Chevrolet for their sport's sake, they're worried about it for the nation's sake.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2009
  9. Ryan McGee: Humpy to the rescue

    Ryan McGee

    Humpy Wheeler knows exactly what laid-off NASCAR workers are going through. He received his pink slip the last time the sport faced a big-time budget crunch. Now he wants to help, writes Ryan McGee.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2009
  10. Ed Hinton: Marc and Harry Davis fueled by NASCAR's can-do spirit

    Ed Hinton

    Not even Joe Gibbs could secure Marc Davis a full-time ride in this depressed economy. What's an 18-year-old prodigy to do? It's dear ol' Dad to the rescue, writes Ed Hinton.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2009
  11. France lobbies in letter, Hendrick and Stewart speak up for autom...

    NASCAR chairman Brian France has lobbied Congress to support a financial rescue plan for the struggling Big Three automakers.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2008
  12. Bumping was scarce on Bump Day until a wild final half-hour of qu...

    John Oreovicz

    It didn't look like there would be a lot of bumping on Bump Day. But the Indy 500 field is set, and there was a fantastic and frenetic final half-hour of qualifying to build steam for next Sunday's race, writes John Oreovicz.

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2008
  13. Toyota-Gibbs partnership a match made in NASCAR heaven

    David Newton

    Toyota gets three of the top teams in Nextel Cup racing. What does Joe Gibbs Racing get from its new venture with Toyota? The chance to be No. 1, writes David Newton.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2007
  14. Patient Kanaan wins battle of attrition at Michigan

    John Oreovicz

    You want crazy? Sunday's IndyCar crashfest at Michigan featured a five-hour rain delay, an upside-down Dario Franchitti and only eight cars running at the finish. Who better to restore some order than former champion Tony Kanaan?

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2007
  15. Firefighter ventured into burning houses to save crash victims

    Ryan Cooper was standing in his driveway when he saw the small plane crash into his neighborhood, setting two homes ablaze. Minutes later, the off-duty firefighter dashed into the houses in search of survivors.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2007
  16. Former champ Elliott doing famed Wood Brothers a favor

    David Newton

    The famed Wood Brothers team has a car outside the top 35, and that means the No. 21 is missing races. Enter past champion Bill Elliott, who will at least drive it in the Coca-Cola 600, writes David Newton.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2007