MONDAY, MAY 31, 2010
Mon., May 31, 2010, 9:20 a.m.
Jason Sides took the lead on the ninth lap on the bottom of the front straightaway and would lead the remainder of the 25-lap contest, holding off a couple of late charges by Steve Kinser to score his second win of the season and the...
Mon., May 31, 2010, 1:32 a.m.
Dario Franchitti had 1.6 gallons left after winning Sunday’s Indy 500. That equals about six miles or just over two laps on the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway track but it was just enough to hold off Dan Wheldon.
SUNDAY, MAY 30, 2010
Sun., May 30, 2010, 9:11 p.m.
The victory was Busch’s second of the season and the 22nd of his career. He is the seventh driver to win both Charlotte races during May speedweeks, and his victory prevented Ganassi from winning the IndyCar Series’ most prestigious race and NASCAR’s longest on the...
Sun., May 30, 2010, 8:11 a.m.
Donny Schatz had a spirited battle with Joey Saldana over the last five laps of the 30-lap contest with the pair trading the lead twice and running side-by-side a couple of times to score his third A-Feature win at the state-of-the-art four-tenths-mile and fourth overall...
Sun., May 30, 2010, 7:15 a.m.
Kyle Busch continued his winning ways on the NASCAR Nationwide Series with a dominant victory over series points leader Brad Keselowski in Charlotte.
Sun., May 30, 2010, 6:22 a.m.
The 20th Annual Coors Light Montana 200 features a winner's check of over $15,000 with incentives that could net the victorius driver a $20,000 payday.
Sun., May 30, 2010, 5:25 a.m.
In a rare Memorial Day event, the Rocky Mountain Challenge Series rolls into Salt Lake City for a 125-lap showdown at Rocky Mountain Raceways. With inverts that start the fastest cars in the back of the grid and pay off drivers based on overall points...
FRIDAY, MAY 28, 2010
THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2010
Thu., May 27, 2010, 6:24 a.m.
With the Charlotte area being one of the epicenters of the racing world over the Memorial Day Weekend, another huge crowd is expected on Friday night at the Dirt Track, including many fans, competitors, sponsors and industry insiders that will come over from the NASCAR...
Thu., May 27, 2010, 2:34 a.m.
Mark Owens, Bodie Morton and Wrango West cleared the spinning cars of Alex Lessor and Spokane's David Garber on the last lap to claim the top-3 positions in the Lucas Oil Super Late Model Series season opening event on May 15. Those five and a...
MONDAY, MAY 24, 2010
Mon., May 24, 2010, 6:45 p.m.
NASCAR's top up-and-cming drivers invaded Iowa Speedway and when the dust settled Max Gresham defeated Ty Dillon for the victory.
Mon., May 24, 2010, 6:36 a.m.
Schumacher's win was his third of the season and continues a trend in which the driver of the US Army Top Fueler nabs victory if he makes a final round in 2010.
Mon., May 24, 2010, 4:26 a.m.
The ICAR Late Model Series, based in Spokane, Wash., made its first trip outside thier home area with a 15-car field and Twin Main Event format. When the dust settled it was Dan Garber who came home victorious.
SUNDAY, MAY 23, 2010
Sun., May 23, 2010, 6:44 a.m.
Jason Meyers lined up third and fell back to fourth at the start, before charging past Dean Jacobs to move back into third on the back straightaway. The native of Clovis, California then got around Donny Schatz for second on the ninth lap and then...
SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2010
Sat., May 22, 2010, 7:31 a.m.
The victory was Busch's second in five starts this season, his third at Charlotte and the 18th of his career. Busch has won three straight races in NASCAR's top three touring series, having triumphed in last weekend's Nationwide and Sprint Cup events at Dover.
FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2010
Fri., May 21, 2010, 9:59 p.m.
Robert Hight, the 2009 Full Throttle Series Funny Car World Champion, continues his recent string of success as he grabbed the provisional No. 1 qualifying position with a run of 4.095-seconds at 308.21 mph.
Fri., May 21, 2010, 5:09 p.m.
You just can't keep Earl Wham down. The former driver of the Atlas Van Lines Unlimited hydroplane and motor builder to Ed Sneva and others had a very special guest in his shops this week. A motor design that could lead to automobile powerplants in...
WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 2010
Wed., May 19, 2010, 8:41 p.m.
NASCAR Nationwide Series teams took their newly designed race car to Daytona International Speedway for an officials test of the revamped 'Car of Tommorow.'
MONDAY, MAY 17, 2010
Mon., May 17, 2010, 6:25 p.m.
Larry Dixon continues to show the strong hand in the 2010 chase for the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series championship in the Top Fuel divison.
Mon., May 17, 2010, 6:30 a.m.
Kyle Busch, 25, a champion in waiting, and Jimmie Johnson, a proven one, waged quite a battle on the high-banked, 1-mile track, the lead see-sawing back and forth between the two each time the race resumed following five caution periods and assorted green-flag stops.
Motorsports correspondent Doug Pace keeps up with motorsports news and notes from around the region.