Don’t get me wrong; I love old racetracks. Slogging through the mud at places like Mid-Ohio and Maple Grove is something with which I can deal. But one thing I can’t take about old racetracks is their inability, in this day and age, to properly prepare for the series that are racing on the track.
Don Schumacher Racing has elected to make a major commitment to concussion research, the team announced prior to their first qualifying runs at the 39th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals presented by Mopar.
A.J. Foyt must be a cat. He’s had bad crashes, even with a tractor at his ranch, and now has twice been attacked by Africanized Killer Bees.
Head and neck injuries are an inseparable part of motorsport, and for decades were the greatest threat to drivers’ lives. Even today, in the age of strict rules, super-stiff crash structures and responsive medical teams, danger is inseparable from motorsport.
Scott Dixon, who walked away from one of the most amazingly frightening crashes in the history of the Indianapolis 500, drove through the pain caused by a potential left ankle fracture at this weekend’s Detroit Grand Prix doubleheader.
Although it’s not regularly discussed, just because you’re in a wheelchair doesn’t mean you have to give up your love of going fast or feeling the wind in your face on a bike.
After finding a touch of excitement last weekend at Talladega Superspeedway, the drama continued this weekend at the 1.5-mile tri-oval of Kansas Speedway.
Pro Modified driver Billy Glidden is in stable condition this morning following an accident at Orlando Speed World Dragway, in Orlando, Fla.
Although the start of the 2017 racing season has been an exciting one, it has also already resulted in injury.
Despite not being able to compete, DeJoria still wants to see her Patrón Toyota Camry in the Winners Circle before the year’s end.