In a made-for-TV event than Evel Knievel would have admired, 11-time X Games gold medalist Travis Pastrana will attempt to clear 52 cars and 16 Greyhound buses before jumping the fountains at Caesars Palace all on the same day.
Travis Pastrana is attempting to complete three jumps once on the Las Vegas Strip that were once attempted by Evel Knievel.
Almost lost in postrace histrionics after Kyle Busch won a slam-bang duel with Kyle Larson on the final lap of Sunday’s NASCAR race near Chicago was that the slam-bang finish happened on a 1.5-mile track.
Kyle Busch outdueled Kyle Larson on a wild final lap Sunday in the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, earning his fifth victory of the season.
Fans attending the inaugural Sept. 14 to 16 South Point 400 NASCAR weekend will be greeted by a new loge box seating area in Turn 4 mirroring the one that debuted in Turn 1 at the spring Cup Series weekend.
Martin Truex Jr. was running second as the laps dwindled in Sonoma, and crew chief Cole Pearn didn’t think they were as fast as Kevin Harvick.
Sprint car driver Jason Johnson has died following a crash at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin, race officials said Sunday. He was 41.
If you squint and look toward the back of the starting grid, you’ll see there still is a place for the little guys in NASCAR such as Stan Mullis.
But the race’s future in Southern Nevada is being threatened by federal legislation that would open nearly 39,000 acres of federal land for development south of the Las Vegas Valley.
Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen, who died Monday at age 81, was a champion drag racer whose career spanned four decades. He was an even better self-promoter.