Race Weekend Central

Daytona to Dirt: Friesen, Kahne Score Emotional Wins as Dippel, Hocevar Make Enemies

Stewart Friesen captures Fonda 200

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With NASCAR racing over a holiday weekend, there were plenty of extracurricular opportunities for the sport’s stars to sling dirt … and make enemies.

Max Verstappen Masters Mixed Conditions, Wins Monaco Grand Prix

Max Verstappen celebrates after the Grand Prix of Mexico. (Photo: Getty Images)

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - OCTOBER 30: Race winner Max Verstappen of the Netherlands and Oracle Red Bull Racing celebrates in parc ferme during the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 30, 2022 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images) // Getty Images / Red Bull Content Pool // SI202210310004 // Usage for editorial use only //

Verstappen cruised to another Formula One win in 2023 as wet weather scrambled the field behind him in the Grand Prix of Monaco.

Inside IndyCar: Frontstretch’s Favorite Indy 500s, Pt. 1

Juan Pablo Montoya of Team Penske celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500

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There is nothing in sports quite like the Indianapolis 500, with its 106-year history of glory, tragedy, spectacle and speed. Four Frontstretch writers were asked to share the story of their favorite 500.