Racing

Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR’s Tony Stewart
A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York. Tue, 09/16/2014 - 7:27pm
Carolina Beach welcomes a new tradition
Teams of twenty paddled 45-foot long canoes this weekend in the Carolina Beach Yacht Basin for the first Annual Carolina Beach Dragon Boat Regatta and Festival. Sat, 10/26/2013 - 10:58pm
Family Ties: Jarrett, Petty enter NASCAR hall
Former Sprint Cup champion Dale Jarrett and master mechanic Maurice Petty headline the latest group of inductees in the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Thu, 05/23/2013 - 12:28pm
Autocross promotes controlled driving and Toys For Tots
An autocross event brought 73 cars and a variety of people to the CFCC parking lot this weekend. Autocross is a driving competition all about balancing both speed and control, but this event decided to put a spin on things by also donating to Toys for Tots. Sun, 12/09/2012 - 1:41am
NASCAR dumps top 35 rule, cuts Nationwide field
NASCAR has announced competition changes for 2013, including the elimination of the top 35 qualifying rule and a reduction of the field size in the Nationwide Series. Tue, 10/16/2012 - 4:47pm
Podium finish for Wilmington based race team
A Wilmington based race team is certainly turning heads on the F1000 Championship Series. In fact Richard Franklin secured his first SCCA Pro Racing podium finish on Sunday in New Jersey. Wed, 06/13/2012 - 5:02am
Wilmington based race team earns podium finish
A Wilmington based race team is off to a fast start this year. Last weekend they even found the right formula in the rain. Fri, 04/27/2012 - 5:29am
Local racing team secures title sponsor
A Wilmington based racing team has secured title sponsorship from Waterfall Security Solutions. The company will be supporting the F1000 road racing team in the F1000 Championship and SE Div. SCCA Regional and National events throughout 2012. Wed, 04/18/2012 - 5:52am
Solid debut for Wilmington based race team
A Wilmington based race team started the national SCCA season with a sensational start over the weekend in Georgia. It could be just the tip of the iceberg. Wed, 02/29/2012 - 5:42am
Daytona 500 now set for 7 p.m. start
NASCAR president Mike Helton says the Daytona 500 will start Monday night at 7 p.m. Heavy rain soaked Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, forcing NASCAR to postpone the event for the first time in its 54-year history. Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:41pm