Ashley Judd And Dario Franchitti Are Divorcing So We Get To Use This…

Star Indy 500 couple Ashley Judd and Dario Franchitti are getting a divorce. Now we get to use this seemingly appropriate but entirely wrong image of milk-drenched euphoria that suddenly appears like sadness. » 1/30/13 9:00am 1/30/13 9:00am

Indy 500 Winner Dario Franchitti And His No-Lift Oppo Moment

The last lap of this year's Indy 500 included a serious sphincter-clencher for Dario Franchitti. Takuma Sato attempted a pass in a headwind on turn one, but the 226-mph inside run on the leader was unclean, and the always-courageous Sato took himself out. But the lack of on-screen drama for his rival belied what was… » 6/01/12 5:30pm 6/01/12 5:30pm

Dario Franchitti Loses NASCAR Ride, Contemplates Return To Real Racing

After an unlucky start to the 2008 season, Chip Ganassi Racing is pulling out of NASCAR, meaning Dario Franchitti is out of a job. The Scottish racer — AKA Ashley Judd's husband — was having a miserable season, failing to qualify in Texas and fracturing his leg in a crash two weeks later. His team was equally troubled, … » 7/02/08 3:00pm 7/02/08 3:00pm

Dario Franchitti Doesn't Blame Dan Wheldon For This Scary IndyCar Crash …


Dario Franchitti went for what can only be described as a frightening ride flight at Michigan International Speedway yesterday as Franchitti's car got touched hard in the rear by Dan Wheldon on lap 143 of the rain-delayed Firestone Indy 400. We're told Tony Kanaan won the race — but the highlight's got to be… » 8/06/07 8:30am 8/06/07 8:30am

Franchitti Wins Indy 500, er, 415; No Milk for Milka

In the denouement to yesterday's abbreviated Indy 500, it was a rain-drenched, barefoot Ashley Judd providing the glamor an eighth-place Danica Patrick, an ousted Milka Duno and a lurking Gene Simmons could not. Patrick lost a late-race game of pitstop musical chairs, nullifying an earlier reach to second place; Duno… » 5/28/07 10:58am 5/28/07 10:58am