Flags Are Meant To Be Waved, Not Thrown On The Track

Yesterday's ARCA race at Daytona International Speedway had a peculiar thing happen: the blue flag accidentally fell out of a flag stand onto the track, which caused a yellow flag in itself. » 2/15/15 9:00am 2/15/15 9:00am

Video: Tony Stewart Runs Over Driver During Confrontation, Killing Him

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart ran over a competitor, 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr., during a confrontation at a sprint car race on Saturday night at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York. Ward was killed. » 8/10/14 12:59am 8/10/14 12:59am

Car Cuts Across Infield To T-Bone Rival Racer, Drivers Get Out And Fight

Not many details on this, other than it comes from Saturday evening at the Sportsdrome Speedway in Jeffersonville, Ind., a track that features front-wheel drive and figure-eight racing, two of the more amateur and collision-friendly forms of stock car racing. I don't know what the green car did to piss off the red… » 6/11/12 10:05am 6/11/12 10:05am

Do Not Ask Kurt Busch About His Probation, Or He Will Threaten To Beat…

Resident NASCAR idiot Kurt Busch continued his campaign of jackassery Saturday after the Nationwide Series race at Dover today, verbally attacking a reporter who dared to ask about the probation NASCAR imposed after Busch's May 12 incident with Ryan Newman. » 6/03/12 2:10pm 6/03/12 2:10pm

Why NASCAR Is Boring

According to the L.A. Times, NASCAR is looking to snap out of its current ratings and attendance slump. That the country's most popular motorsport is overdue for a makeover is not news. But why, exactly, is it so dull? » 7/26/10 12:40pm 7/26/10 12:40pm

NASCAR Pioneer Raymond Parks Dead At 96

Raymond Parks, one of the founding members of NASCAR and the owner of its first championship team, died Sunday. He was the last surviving NASCAR founder, and he was once jailed for illegally transporting liquor. Say it with us: Sigh. » 6/22/10 12:00pm 6/22/10 12:00pm

Five Cool Things We Learned About NASCAR This Weekend

Ford Racing invited Los Jalops on a NASCAR immersion trip this past Friday. At first we were skeptical, considering the big oval hasn't traditionally been our beat, but we've never been ones to shy away from bringing you the gift of knowledge, particularly when the odor of burning Sunoco 260 is involved. Since Wert's… » 6/17/08 1:00pm 6/17/08 1:00pm