We're Going To Eldora To Witness America's Greatest Racing Spectacle

Last year I watched F1 cars zip around COTA and sports cars take their last laps in the sunsetting ALMS series at VIR. So it's with authority I say nothing was more fun than watching NASCAR trucks on TV trying to drive around a dirt track in middle-of-nowhere Ohio. This year I had to see it in person. That's right, … » 7/21/14 10:40am 7/21/14 10:40am

Your Guide To NASCAR's Return To Racing On Dirt

Back in 1965, NASCAR was seen as nothing more than a niche sport for southerners. The calendar was made up mostly of short tracks, both dirt and paved, and it only reached the national spotlight in "ABC's Wide World of Sports". That began to change quickly, however, and by 1970 the series had outgrown it's dirt track… » 7/24/13 9:35am 7/24/13 9:35am

Tony Stewart Wins Prelude To The Dream At Eldora Speedway

Despite a late-minute surge from folks like drag racing champion Cruz Pedregon, who proved quite adept at turning circles at Wednesday night's fourth annual Old Spice Prelude to the Dream charity race at Eldora Speedway, the winner ended up being the man that brought the racers there — Tony Stewart. We're assuming… » 6/05/08 12:51am 6/05/08 12:51am

Eldora Speedway's Only Three Hours Away...

...and the Prelude To The Dream race starts at 7:00 PM tonight. We could totally make it down to the Tony Stewart-owned track. And believe us, we seriously thought about taking a run down to the track from Detroit. But frankly after covering it last year, the thought of spending the next week wiping down the dirt from… » 6/04/08 3:50pm 6/04/08 3:50pm