How To Achieve The Perfect Lap: As Told By The World’s Fastest Drivers

Throughout the How To Drive Fast series, I’ve offered opinions based on the experience I’ve amassed during my 17-years behind the wheel. The whole basis of this column is to help you drive faster, and learn the tricks and techniques utilized in the quest for victory. But for this piece, I turned to my friends for… » 3/12/13 12:30pm 3/12/13 12:30pm

Scott Dixon Wins Indianapolis 500 By Huge Margin

Despite a history of being rained out or generally unexciting, this years Indianapolis 500 offered everything a fan of the series could ask for — accidents, fire, three wide racing, and a Kiwi taking the checkered flag. After 500 miles of lapping a big oval, Scott Dixon took home $2,988,065 for winning the 92nd… » 5/27/08 12:30pm 5/27/08 12:30pm

Wheldon Wins Race, Hornish Takes IRL Title: Chicagoland

Dan Wheldon, Scott Dixon and Sam Hornish, Jr. A podium finish for Hornish — our man Wert's fast-driving doppelg nger — not to mention a championship for the Indianapolis 500-mile champ and his boss Roger Penske. Congrats to Sam and Roger, not to mention more incentive for Ray to walk around the Detroit Metro area in… » 9/10/06 5:00pm 9/10/06 5:00pm