Craig Murto: Cold closes local tracks


April 13, 2016

The cold weather and forecasts for high winds and snow flurries closed many local racetracks last weekend, and postponed the grand opening of Dominion Raceway in Thornburg until this Saturday.

Craig Murto: Will fans accept NASCAR changes?

Craig Murto

January 27, 2016

Hopefully you and your family dug out of the blizzard of 2016 OK; race fans are still trying to dig out from under all of the changes announced by NASCAR this year.

Craig Murto: Abreu wins, Stewart confronts fan


January 20, 2016

Rico Abreu won his second straight Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals at Tulsa, Oklahoma, grabbing the lead and the win Saturday night from Bryan Clauson in the final 10 laps of the 30th annual running of the event.

Craig Murto: Gordon goes out a winner


November 4, 2015

By the time the grueling 500-lap Sprint Cup race at Martinsville was finishing, the sun was setting and it was difficult for anybody at the track to see.

Craig Murto: Did Harvick manipulate the outcome?


October 28, 2015

Following a rather unusual ending to the Sprint Cup race at Talladega, social media went wild with comment from fans who were absolutely sure that Kevin Harvick manipulated the outcome of the Talladega race to ensure himself a place in the Chase.

Craig Murto: The milk bowl not just any race


October 14, 2015

Vermont is beautiful this time of year, with fall foliage almost at peak, the brisk autumn air, and the sound of racecars for one more special event at Thunder Road International Speedbowl.