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That's Racing: ‘Mr. Second Place’ a first-class guy

Martin says he’s not down and discouraged by yet another runner-up finish. He says can live happily without a championship if that’s the way it’s ordained. More
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That's Racing: Jimmie's amazing race

When Johnson tied Cale Yarborough’s record last year, all the gear-head gurus said it was an incredible feat. They also said he couldn’t possibly win four. Apparently, he didn’t get the memo. More

Johnson rewrites NASCAR history book

Jimmie Johnson has gone where no NASCAR driver has gone before, capturing a record fourth-straight Cup Series championship on Sunday. More
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That's Racing: Is Junior on the wrong stage?

Might Earnhardt be better served to be home working on his team’s problems instead of cavorting onstage with country music stars? More

Superspeedway inherits NASCAR race as Memphis track closes

The Memphis track is the second major Tennessee racing venue to close. Earlier this month, Nashville's mayor, Karl Dean, announced that Metro-owned Fairgrounds Speedway will be shut down next year. More
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That's Racing: Can Franchitti be both lucky and good?

The 36-year-old Scot staged a miracle rally to win the recent season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway and with it his second IndyCar championship. More

That's Racing: Chase's dandy dozen's thinning fast

We’re now five races into the 10-race Chase and I’m still waiting for the fireworks. More
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Football fans could learn a lot from NASCAR

Football fans could take a lesson in perspective from NASCAR fans. No matter how badly things go, they stand by their man. More
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Chase brings playoff drama to NASCAR

It injects playoff-type excitement and drama into the season’s autumn stretch run, a time when NASCAR has to compete with the NFL and college football for fan attention. More
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IRL to Danica: ‘Please don't run to NASCAR!’

Patrick is playing it coy. She hasn’t said she’s leaving. But — and this is what has the IRL in a sweaty dither — she hasn’t said she’s staying. More
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