Daytona Rising: From Aging Track to Hi-Tech Motorsports Mecca

Daytona International Speedway is undergoing its first major renovation in 55 years. Its first ever, really. On a recent visit, we found out just how far 40 million tons of steel, miles of fiber, and an eye towards the future will take an aging behemoth—one that can swallow 14 football stadiums whole. » 8/22/14 12:59pm Today 12:59pm

Flooded Salt Flats Viewed From A Drone Looks Like A Freaky Sci-Fi Set

16-year-old Kaylin Stewart is trying to hit 200 MPH on the Bonneville Salt Flats, and is making a movie about speed-record holding women in the process. Her scheduled run got rained out last week, but at least she got some really cool footage of the Flats like you've never seen them; as the lakes they once were. » 8/21/14 2:40pm Yesterday 2:40pm

Investigators Have A Second Video Of Tony Stewart Hitting Kevin Ward Jr.

The obvious question is whether criminal charges should or will be brought against Tony Stewart for his role in the death of Kevin Ward Jr during a sprint car race on Saturday. We won't know that for a while, but we do now know that police have video from a second angle of Stewart's car fatally striking Ward. » 8/13/14 9:46am 8/13/14 9:46am

Watch This And Appreciate Truck Racing As A Psychedelic Mud Carnival

This all-GoPro clip of "The Big House Brawl" race at The Off Road Championship series in Crandon, Wisconsin puts truck racing on a whole new level of funky, man. Watch for some fantastic synchronized jumps and one driver getting a faceload of mud, set to weird techno-carnival music. » 8/04/14 8:23pm 8/04/14 8:23pm

Two Guys Are Making the Coolest Racing Game I've Ever Seen

As a Nintendo-less kid of the '80s, I spent a lot of time playing Outrun on the Sega Master System. While my contemporaries hopped on koopas and rescued princesses, I jammed out to Magical Sound Shower and drove cross country in my cherry red Ferrari. I miss those days; and I'm not the only one. Two creative… » 8/01/14 8:16am 8/01/14 8:16am

Wheelchair-Bound Ex-Motorcycle Racer Just Did His First Off-Road Rally

Joan Lascorz's two-wheeled racing career was brought to a tragic halt in 2012 when a 120 MPH crash put him in a wheelchair. But he's not letting that kick him out of motorsports– he just finished the Baja Aragon off-road rally, in a first-gen Mercedes ML of all vehicles! » 7/25/14 2:35pm 7/25/14 2:35pm