Pat O'Connor is shown in his Sumar Special, May 17, 1958, after qualifying at the Indianapolis Speedway for the Memorial Day race. Ray Nichels worked on the car, which crashed, killing O'Connor.
DARLINGTON, S.C. | Jeff Gordon is proud he has reached 700 straight Sprint Cup starts. He's even prouder he has accomplished the feat while still near the top of the sport.
LAKE STATION | A 29-year-old Gary man was killed in an early morning crash Friday involving a flatbed truck and a car, police said.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. | Danica Patrick has made history before — as a woman and a racer, in Indianapolis and Japan.
HOBART | A Hobart man pointed an air gun at a woman during a Dec. 17 road rage incident, police said.
HOBART | A 26-year-old DeMotte man entered unlocked cars throughout town and stole coins, jewelry and other items, police said.
HOBART | Emalea Smith and her mother, Vivian Allen, were inside their house Thursday when an SUV smashed into their front porch.
Lauren Seim can't remember the first time she baked a cake, but she has known for awhile that she wants to go to culinary school and open her own bakery.
HOBART | Hobart police are seeking residents' help in tracking down a driver involved in a hit-and-run accident on Nov. 13.
Bob Perry, president of Rolling Strong, talks Wednesday about his company's nationwide tour promoting fitness and wellness among truck drivers during the 2012 Rolling Strong Driver Wellness Tour. The tour is making its nationwide appearance at nine Pilot Flying J truck stop locations.
Thomas Wrede, of Manitoba, Canada, talks to fitness guru and nutritionist Charlie Osterling on Wednesday at the Flying J in Lake Station as part of the 2012 Rolling Strong Driver Wellness Tour.
Thomas Wrede, of Manitoba, Canada, has his blood sugar level checked Wednesday by registered nurse Megan Sears at Flying J in Lake Station. Rolling Strong, a Las Vegas-based transportation wellness company, is making its nationwide appearance at nine Pilot Flying J truck stop locations to he…
Troy Robins, of Burlington, Ky., completes a push-up Wednesday during Rolling Strong's visit to the Flying J truck stop in Lake Station.
TORONTO | Flat oval, banked oval or street course, the Midwest or Canada: Ryan Hunter-Reay is proving he can dominate anywhere on the IndyCar circuit.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. | AJ Allmendinger was silent Sunday, a day after NASCAR suspended him for failing a random drug test.
Actor Paul Newman is shown in the 1969 film "Winning."
Actor Paul Newman, playing the part of a race driver in Universal's movie, 'Winning", wouldn't use a double and did this scene, himself at the race track on July 26, 1968 in Riverside, Calif.
HOBART | A 32-year-old Chicago man, suspected of snatching purses from cars in both Hobart and Portage, escaped pursuit but left his ID behind, police said.
Portrait of a beautiful teen girl driving a brand new car
Woman driver holding car keys driving her new car. Beautiful multiracial young woman.
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