Garbage People On Twitter Are Mocking Kurt Busch's Ex After Race Win

The Kurt Busch-Patricia Driscoll domestic violence allegations ended on a messy note. There wasn’t enough evidence to press criminal charges against ex-boyfriend Busch, but there was enough to assign Driscoll a protective order. Now, garbage people are using Busch’s latest NASCAR win as a reason to taunt Driscoll. » 4/26/15 8:30pm Yesterday 8:30pm

Kurt Busch's Win Is Not Redemption For Domestic Violence Allegations

Some of the commentators covering Kurt Busch’s phenomenal driving as of late have uncomfortably tried to frame it as a Cinderella-style comeback. Mike Joy cranked that awkwardness up to 11 today, declaring Busch’s Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 win as going “from suspension to redemption.”
» 4/26/15 6:32pm Yesterday 6:32pm

You Can Now See The 24 Hours Of LeMons Race At Barber From Space

The 24 Hours of LeMons is used to seeing participants’ cars show up on Google Maps, but this is the first time an entire event has made the cut. Here’s this year’s ‘Shine Country Classic, right here on Google Maps. Tinker around, zoom in and marvel at LeMons’ preference for purple canopies. » 4/26/15 10:00am Yesterday 10:00am

Pastor Maldonado Blames His Gargantuan Balls For His Tendency To Crash

Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has developed somewhat of a reputation for crashing during his Formula One career, which even spawned his own personal crash counter. Maldonado is certain why he crashes, though: he’s got the biggest balls of them all. » 4/26/15 8:00am Yesterday 8:00am

NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Rained Out For Second Week In A Row

Mother Nature has not been kind to NASCAR lately. After last weekend’s wild rain-fueled ride, this weekend has been delayed entirely to the next day. Miss today’s Sprint Cup action? You missed exactly nothing. The entire race has been postponed to 1:00 PM ET Sunday on Fox. » 4/26/15 2:41am Yesterday 2:41am

Weekend Motorsports Roundup, Apr. 25-26, 2015

Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what’s going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend? » 4/25/15 8:20am Saturday 8:20am

Things Are Still A Bit Awkward In The Pirelli World Challenge Paddock

As you can probably imagine, not every issue from last weekend’s Pirelli World Challenge penaltyfest was resolved before this weekend’s event at Barber Motorsports Park. Today’s GTS race was a great one, but there’s still a lot of tension behind the scenes. Sportscar365 was there to get the full rundown.
» 4/25/15 6:40am Saturday 6:40am

The New Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Demands That You Go Faster

Some cars just beg of you, plead with you to go faster. That’s what Matt Sanders of Autocar thought of the new Lamborghini Huracán GT3 after driving one flat out on track. The fruit of Lambo’s first factory racing effort works better at higher speeds. Go faster. Why aren’t you going faster? You should be going faster. » 4/24/15 2:57pm Friday 2:57pm

Go-Karts Are Serious Business

Ah, go-karts. One of many preferred gathering places of car nerds everywhere. Go-karts are such a nice, relaxing activity to do with your fri—wait. Wait. Hold up right there. We’re going karting? I HAVE TO WIN THIS AND I WILL PUNT YOU OUT OF THE WAY IF YOU’RE SLOW.
» 4/24/15 12:01pm Friday 12:01pm

Ten-Year-Old GP2 Series May Want To Become The FIA's Formula 2

As GP2 celebrates its tenth birthday, boss Bruno Michel has tossed its name in the hat to become the FIA’s Formula 2 series. The FIA hinted at a Formula 2 when they crafted their new superlicense regulations, and Racer reports that they hope to have the concept in place in the next two months.
» 4/23/15 5:58pm Thursday 5:58pm

Dog Who Interrupted MotoGP Practice Session Has Found A Loving Home

Wow. Much race. So love. This week saw a happy ending to the tale of the stray Shiba Inu mix who interrupted a practice session for the MotoGP of the Americas race in Austin. The Austin Animal Center reports that our furry friend who leans in to turns about as well as the racers has been adopted.
» 4/23/15 5:31pm Thursday 5:31pm

Sharing A Track With A Porsche 918 Makes For A Very Good Day

Ever had a day so nice that you get Ice Cube’s “It Was A Good Day” stuck in your head all day? That was my afternoon. The weather was perfect, my car was track-worthy again, and someone brought a 918 Spyder to the track. Not to a car show. Not to the Porsche corral outside the track. On the race track.
» 4/22/15 7:00pm Wednesday 7:00pm

World Challenge Penalizes Half The Field After Crazy Long Beach Race

Following this weekend’s messy Pirelli World Challenge race, twenty separate racing incidents were under investigation by the stewards. The penalties assessed are now live on the series website, and twenty of the forty drivers participating will lose points, money or grid positions over the Long Beach race.
» 4/22/15 8:00am Wednesday 8:00am

Watch A Field Of Spec Miatas Crash In A Sandstorm Made Of Oil Dry

A car in an earlier race at this weekend’s SCCA US Majors Tour at Virginia International Raceway blew its engine, spewing assorted fluids all along this section of track. Oil dry should soak that right up, right? Sure, but when a tight pack of Spec Miatas hit the oil dry afterwards, it just added to the carnage. » 4/20/15 10:54pm 4/20/15 10:54pm