The Wall Street Journal has put together a cool split screen video comparing American Pharoah’s Triple Crown winning Belmont race to Secretariat’s historic Belmont victory in 1973. One of our favorite things to do in sports is to speculate about how current greats would have fared against past ones, or vice versa. But as the…
Tom Rinaldi tells the remarkable story of Kayla Montgomery — who, despite being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, has become one of the best young distance runners in the country.
(Content Warning: Language, Violence) Brad Keselowski is once again at the center of a NASCAR brawl as his squad traded punches with Jeff Gordon’s in another display of stock car racing hilarity at Texas Motor Speedway. Gordon later called Keselowski a “dips***” on ESPN, which is a very Jeff Gordon thing for him to say….
Editor’s Note: The title of this article has been revised. We apologize for any offense. Implying this tragedy was anything but an accident was not our intent. This afternoon, a very emotional Tony Stewart gave his first press conference since he was involved in a tragic car incident that took the life of Kevin Ward…
(Warning: Video Contains Graphic Content & Language) Kevin Ward Jr., a 20-year-old race car driver, was killed Saturday night after he was struck on the track by NASCAR star Tony Stewart, according to Ontario County (N.Y.) Sheriff Philip C. Povero. During a sprint car race at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park, Ward was spun out by…
The life of Louis Silvie “Louie” Zamperini was so incredible that it’s hard to believe it happened. He was an Olympian, a WWII soldier, a POW, a survivor, a hero, and an icon of hope in America. He served his country well and was noted for his care and compassion towards his fellow man. Indeed,…
The BBC’s Host of ‘Top Gear’ Jeremy Clarkson says that scientists “have been busy at work”, and they made an announcement, based on which he has found out that “a cow does more global warming than a Range Rover”. He proceeds then to raising a question: “What should we keep – Cows or Cars?”
When Jeff Gordon took an unsuspecting car salesman for a wild test drive, Jalopnik contributor Travis Okulski insisted it was all a hoax. Not to be outdone, Gordon gave Okulski a terrifying ride of his own. If you missed Jeff’s first prank, check it out here. via FoxSports
Contact on the outside between rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and J.J. Yeley triggered the multi-car melee, which featured Kurt Busch getting flipped into the air by a skidding Yeley and landing on the hood of Ryan Newman before it was all over.
David Ragan makes a move on the final lap to win Talladega.
Alarms should’ve been going off for his opponents, but somehow they overlooked Jimmie Johnson at Martinsville. Big mistake.
Video: CUP: Stewart vs Logano – Fontana 2013 Tony Stewart goes after Joey Logano after Logano blocks him on a restart.
Grant could be the biggest little NASCAR fan we’ve ever seen. He’s just three years old, but can name literally every driver by sight and number. Go to the 4:08 mark for the rapid-fire quiz. Can you say future spotter? via PitGrit
NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon went “undercover” to test drive a 5th generation Camaro during a promotional “prank” for Pepsi MAX. According to several reports, the commercial was shot at Troutman Motors in Concord. However when we talked to a representative at the dealership, he said he could not comment. In the video, Gordon acts like…
The National Rifle Association is now sponsoring the “Texas 500.” Piers Morgan tried to corner a GOP senator on why this was acceptable, the senator responded that Texas are for the first and the second amendment.
Carl Edwards went from one of the worst weeks of his career to a victory at Phoenix that could turn his career around.
Just when no one was looking, Jimmie Johnson stole the spotlight at the Daytona 500.
A difficult end to an amazing race at Daytona International Speedway. During Saturday’s Nationwide race, Kyle Larson gets airborne with several cars piling up behind him. Tony Stewart managed to slide through, finding his way to victory lane.