SWAT Team Takes Down Naked Man Who Set Fire In Nissan Dealership

I think everyone has thought about torching a car dealership at least once, but it takes a special kind of person to actually do it — especially naked and at 2:30 a.m. That's what authorities say a man did in Austin this morning prior to his arrest on arson charges. » 9/03/13 3:40pm 9/03/13 3:40pm

Cities Gunning For X Games Officially Reach Mud-Slinging Territory

First off, if you haven't done so already, vote for Detroit to get the X Games. Secondly, vote for Detroit. Third, the battle between Detroit and the other cities is getting brutal. » 6/10/13 1:37pm 6/10/13 1:37pm

Things To Do When You're Stuck In Austin Traffic And The Race Started…

You guys like cars, right? Well, if you're going to the Circuit of the Americas for Sunday's U.S. Grand Prix, then I have some exciting news — you're going to spend a lot of time in a car. » 11/17/12 3:00pm 11/17/12 3:00pm

Your Guide To Surviving F1 Weekend In Austin

After two-and-a-half years of hype, promotions, construction, legal fights, planning, protests from residents and grandstanding by Bernie Ecclestone, Formula One will at last make its triumphant return to the United States in just one week. For real this time. Seriously! We promise. » 11/10/12 12:30pm 11/10/12 12:30pm

Watch Mario Andretti Lap The Austin F1 Track In A Lotus 79

The Circuit of the Americas in Austin looks pretty great with its red, white and blue run-off strips and its big first corner hill, but it looks extra awesome with Mario Andretti at the wheel. » 10/25/12 4:00pm 10/25/12 4:00pm

These Insane Races Will Never Be Held At Austin’s F1 Track, But They…

Ladies and gentlemen, this is a great time to be a resident of Austin, Texas. When I say that, I'm not talking about the plethora of delicious food trailers around the city, or the fact that it's ACL weekend and the Texas heat is finally gone for a few months (although that's all great too.) I'm talking about the… » 10/13/12 12:00pm 10/13/12 12:00pm