Mark Green may be a veteran NASCAR Nationwide Series driver, but he will rely on his son's Legend Car expertise for a successful season in the Summer Shootout Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The 2011 Summer Shootout Series takes the green flag Monday and Tuesday with two nights of racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Stars of the Olympics and NFL were among the celebrities who sped off Thursday in the 12th running of the Gumball 3000 Rally.
U.S. Olympic gold medalist skier Bode Miller has teamed with Swedish X Games champion freeskier Jon Olsson to drive the Gumball 3000 Rally, a Tour de France-style auto race stretching from London to Istanbul beginning on Thursday.
The weeklong competition of dapperly attired drivers will run from Chattanooga through North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New York before ending in Vermont.
Television anchor Mike Joy has been named the 2011 winner of the Henry T. McLemore Motorsports Journalism award.
Slideshow: The steel frame is in place as Charlotte Motor Speedway races toward installation of the world's largest HD video board.
In the 10 years since Dale Earnhardt's death, NASCAR and other top racing divisions have poured millions into safety, improving their drivers' gear, the cars they ride in and the tracks where they race.
The lineup for a highly visible part of Sprint's NASCAR sponsorship was introduced Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C.
Defending champion Carlos Sainz stretched his lead in the Dakar Rally, winning the second stage Monday despite being barely able to see for about seven miles because of windshield wiper problems.
Defending champion Carlos Sainz won Sunday's first stage of the Dakar Rally, covering the 138-mile course in 2 hours, 18 minutes, 32 seconds.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. The Geoff Bodine Bobsled Challenge won't be staged next year.
China's second major auto show for 2010 kicked off Monday in the southern city of Guangzhou, capping a year of record sales for the country's booming auto market even as it faces the prospect of slowing growth.
Rick Hendrick knows his Chevys and jumped at the chance to own one of the first Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric vehicles offered to the public.
An intriguing two-wheeled battle appears set in January electric power vs. internal combustion engines as the worlds most powerful electric superbike prepares to compete against the Ducati 1198 and KTM RC8 at Fontana, Calif.
Charlotte-based Speed has shelved the "Pinks All Out" series, it was announced Tuesday.
A black flag gave Matt McCall the lead and he was able to hold off Steven Wallace to claim Saturday's win at Historic North Wilkesboro Speedway.
A motor racing team is considering Rock Hill for a new headquarters and operations center, city officials said Monday night.
We will be switching to a new article commenting service called Disqus on Monday.
Driver Shane Hmiel, seriously hurt in a crash at an Indiana dirt track three weeks ago, is awaiting transfer to a Charlotte hospital.
Chip Ganassi has had a historic season as a motorsports car owner.
Everyone who follows drag racing knows that driver Antron Brown can go from zero to 320 mph in less than four seconds. But what else?
The Speedway Club at Charlotte Motor Speedway will host the third annual BRAKES benefit dinner on Thursday, Sept. 16.
Charlotte Motor Speedway has joined forces with the NASCAR Hall of Fame and The Charlotte Observer to offer a special ticket package for its Oct. 16 Sprint Cup Series race.
AutoFair is back at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Take a look at some of Thursday's opening-day images.
The Summer Shootout Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway will crown six division champions Tuesday night.
A Las Vegas race car driver was killed when his Porsche slid off a curvy, mountain highway that had been closed to traffic for a sanctioned against-the-clock race.
Friday's events at Charlotte Motor Speedway's dirt track have been postponed.
Field, judges set for Charlotte's burnout contest Who will do the best burnout? That’s among the burning questions as race weeks in Charlotte approach.
Charlotte Motor Speedway and its partners are stepping up efforts to salute U.S. military personnel as the Coca-Cola 600 approaches.
Grassroots racers tune up in Charlotte, get ready for races, places in national spotlight.
CONCORD - Bruton Smith is accustomed to putting up $1 million purses for NASCAR races. The drivers racing for the shot at a $250,000 payday this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway have never faced such high stakes.
General Motors Co. has recorded its first quarterly net income in nearly three years.
A drag racer from South Carolina has come up big at the ballot box and is the Last Racer Standing.
It's down to a Camaro and a Corvette as voting ends in the final round of the "Pinks All Out" Last Racer Standing contest. We'll announce the competitor and fan winners soon.
Some of the hottest race tickets in the Carolinas – for racers and fans – are on the line with our all-new “PINKS All Out” Last Racer Standing contest.
Teenage car enthusiast Frank Vecchio stood in awe before a Rolls-Royce Ghost with a $301,575 sticker price — admiring a detail he had seen only in a video game.
History-makers will witness history in the making at zMAX Dragway when the gold medal-winning four-man U.S. bobsled team will serve as honorary grand marshals for the inaugural NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, March 25-28.
B.R.A.K.E.S., the non-profit foundation founded by National Hot Rod Association driver Doug Herbert, is conducting 18 driving schools at zMAX Dragway through November.
Once considered the most-watched sporting event in the Myrtle Beach area, the USAR Pro Cup Series will not return this summer.