AFT Retro File: The 1975 Indy Mile

Many moons ago, Kenny Roberts was asked to write a series of articles about his life and career with racer, architect and journalist Patrick Bodden. The 14 pieces that resulted became known as the “Roberts Chronicles,” and were astounding in both subject matter and insight, especially considering the fact they were in the 3-time world champion’s own words. This particular... Read More

NASCAR News & Notes — Charlotte

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: Round Of 12 Starts At Charlotte The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs opens its Round of 12 with Sunday’s Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (2 p.m. ET on NBC, PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). The following drivers advanced following last weekend’s cutoff race at Dover: Martin Truex Jr. (enters Sunday’s race 51... Read More

Champions crowned in 2017 O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags season finale

After 15 weeks of high-intensity, side-by-side racing at O’Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drage, six out of the 18 racing divisions were still undecided heading into Friday night’s 2017 season finale, three of which were tied. With championships on the line, a roaring crowd and an electric atmosphere to send the 16-week season at one of the nation’s largest organized... Read More