New Hampshire Motor Speedway

How to Rock Your Car Out of a Snowbank

The morning after a big snowfall here in Brooklyn, us city-dwellers always awake to the same awful, desperate noise: The sound of a million New …

Indoor Cycling

Pit-road speed limits, caution vehicle speeds set for 2018

NASCAR has released pit road speeds and caution vehicle speeds for 2018, with no changes from last season at the existing tracks that its three …

Motorsport

7 holiday light shows that make the season sparkle

Stringing a strand or two of Christmas lights around the porch can be an exhausting endeavor — though the results are lovely. But if you’re looking …

Boston

Residents Near New Hampshire Motor Speedway Try To Block Country Music Festival

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Several people who live near the New Hampshire Motor Speedway have gone to court to block a proposed three-day country music …

Boston

New Hampshire Motor Speedway Country Concert Challenged In Court

Here's why neighbors say the track can't host the three-day country music festival.<p>LOUDON, NH — Officials in Loudon signed off on a three-day country …

Boston

Residents near Speedway says concert prohibited by agreement

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Several people who live near the New Hampshire Motor Speedway have gone to court to block a proposed three-day country music festival planned for next year.<p>The neighbors cite a 1989 agreement that prohibits the Loudon track from hosting concerts that are not tied to racing …

Motorsport

2+ Miles Of Lights At The New Hampshire Motor Speedway: Watch

This year's Gift of Lights display is bigger and better than ever. Check out the display through Dec. 31.<p>LOUDON, NH — If you need something to get …

Boston

A Ferrari Built for Nothing but Racing

Suzy Hiniker, 53, a partner in an IT company outside Boston, on her 2000 Ferrari 360 Challenge, as told to A.J. Baime.<p>Thirteen years ago, I had a eureka moment. Some friends invited me to a track day at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. I showed up in my Maserati street car and got bit by the bug. As …

Lifestyle

NASCAR: Charter drama engulfs BK Racing and Front Row Motorsports

LOUDON, NH - JULY 14: Ryan Sieg drives the #83 BK Racing Graphics Toyota through the garage area during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup …

Motorsport

NASCAR: 2018 Whelen Modified Tour schedule unveiled

STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT - APRIL 25: A Whelen Modiefied Tour flag flies in the garage area during practice for the NAPA Spring Sizzler 200 at Stafford …

Motorsport

The Latest: Patrick wrecks in final race as full-time driver

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's season finale (all times local):<p>4:45 p.m.<p>Danica Patrick crashed in her final race as a full-time NASCAR driver.<p>Patrick lost control in Turn 1 and hit the wall with 125 laps remaining in Sunday's season finale. The contact started a small fire on her …

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Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s top-10 retirement gifts include puppies, pickles and a musket

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – As soon as Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced in April that he will retire from full-time racing at the end of the Cup Series season – the last race is Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway – it was a given that the NASCAR world was going to come up with as many ways as possible to honor …

Motorsport

The Latest: Larson wins 2nd stage of NASCAR's season finale

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's season finale (all times local):<p>5:10 p.m.<p>Kyle Larson has won the second stage of NASCAR's season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday.<p>Larson has so far led 139 of the 160 laps. He's not eligible for the championship.<p>Martin Truex Jr. was second …

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Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Danica Patrick broke down in tears Friday as she announced she will retire from full-time racing next year after running the Daytona 500 and then the Indianapolis 500, closing her career at the storied track that made her famous.<p>Patrick told The Associated Press it took her …

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Matt Kenseth treasures Phoenix win since it could be his last in Cup

AVONDALE, Ariz. — NASCAR’s four championship-eligible drivers will roar into Homestead, Fla. next week for the season finale with an obvious goal.<p>Matt Kenseth’s goal is not so big but nevertheless significant — especially in his world.<p>Kenseth’s stunning win in Sunday’s Can-Am 500 at Phoenix Raceway …

Motorsport

Fit Row: The Golf Guys Tour takes it to the greens

<i>Editor’s note: This story is part of our Fit Row series that focuses on the health and fitness aspects of racing and its superstar drivers. Presented</i> …

Golf

How Denny Hamlin actually did Chase Elliott a favor by wrecking him

If you look at the immediate ramifications of Denny Hamlin wrecking Chase Elliott in the final laps of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race, Elliott obviously comes out as the loser.<p>He’s one of eight playoff drivers – so is Hamlin – vying for a spot in the playoffs final Championship 4 and has …

Motorsport

Will Power’s new apparel embraces the ‘double birds’ meme

So 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion Will Power, driver of the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet, has done quite a lot on track over the course …

Verizon IndyCar Series

What would you give Dale Jr. as a retirement gift?

Friends, race fans, fellow countrymen and Twitter people – we need your help.<p>With just a few races remaining in Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s illustrious …

Motorsport

As It Turns out, NASCAR Isn’t All About Making Left Turns

Despite how you might feel about Donald Trump recently boasting about NASCAR, it really <i>is</i> a cool sport—one that demands more athleticism and strategy …

Motorsport

Larson questions NASCAR on Jimmie Johnson’s lack of pit penalty

By Jerry Jordan, Editor<br>MARTINSVILLE, Va. – This past weekend when Jimmie Johnson’s crew serviced his car outside the pit box during the race at …

How do the NASCAR playoffs work?

One of Denver's most successful sports teams doesn't play at Mile High Stadium.<p>Or Coors Field. Or the Pepsi Center. Or Dick's Sporting Goods …

Motorsport

NASCAR Charlotte 2017 live stream: Start time, TV schedule, and how to watch Bank of America 500 online

What you need to know to watch Sunday’s Bank of America 500 at Chicagoland Speedway.<p>With the threat of inclement weather brought on by Hurricane Nate making landfall, NASCAR moved the start time of the Bank of America 500 up an hour and the playoff race will now go green at 1:10 p.m. ET Sunday at …

Motorsport

Martin Truex Jr. wins pole at Dover for 3rd NASCAR playoff race

DOVER, Del. — Martin Truex Jr. has tried to enjoy his career year as much as he can. The veteran driver says he never knows when the run might end.<p>He …

Motorsport

Patrick heads into NASCAR homestretch with few options

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Danica Patrick was the darling of Daytona before she put on a helmet. Patrick ushered in the 2013 season accompanied by hype perhaps no other NASCAR rookie had ever faced: Her love life, Super Bowl ads and racy photo shoots were trendy themes that generated more enthusiasm than …

Motorsport

3-day country music festival approved for NH speedway next year

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Months after learning that the state was losing a top-tier NASCAR race to Las Vegas, a zoning board has approved a three-day …

Country Music

Go behind the scenes of NBCSN’s broadcast from New Hampshire Motor Speedway (video)

Quite a bit goes into making a NASCAR on NBC race broadcast possible.<p>Last weekend, cameras were turned around to show the people and operations …

Motorsport

McCarter: NASCAR playoffs set to shed weakest links

In 2014, NASCAR embraced a contagious craze when it tweaked its playoffs, a system that had already endured more facelifts than Cher.<p>NASCAR seemed …

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