Dale Earnhardt was a 3-time winner of the Coca-Cola 600 in his #3 Chevy. And it wasn't until 24 years later that a #3 Chevy would win NASCAR's longest race again.
Over the weekend Austin Dillon, the grandson of team owner Richard Childress, held off a fast-charging Kyle Busch and Martin Truex, Jr. to win not only one of the sport's premier events, but his very first career Cup race.
Two of motor racing's premier events annually are run back to back on the same day and none were more exciting than the two this year. Juan Pablo Montoya won a three-way duel with Scott Dixon and teammate Will Power to take the lead with three laps left to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Kevin Harvick passed Kasey Kahne on a restart with 11 laps to go and held on to win Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway for his 19th career Sprint Cup victory and his second in the 600. Kahne led a race-high 161 laps but settled for second followed by Kurt Busch, Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano.
The Indianapolis 500 is the world's largest single-day sporting event. Approximately 400,000 fans will crowd the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend to watch "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing" at the 2.5-mile oval track. While drivers average speeds well in excess of 150 miles per hour, sometimes the race comes down to the final lap. Here are the 10 best Ind
Racing’s biggest weekend of the year featured the world’s most famous race and Nascar’s longest race and the drivers taking the checkered flag in both races became three-time winners.
Racing’s biggest weekend of the year and two wild finishes.
Dan Wheldon won the Indy 500 when he inherited the lead when rookie J.R. Hildebrand crashed on the final turn of the last lap. All Hildebrand had to do was get by a lapped car and head down the straightaway...