Excitement and Drama at the Toyota Long Beach Grand Prix

The 2012 Toyota Long Beach Grand Prix might have just been the shot in the arm that the IndyCar series has needed. They’ve been hoping to turn things around with a new car and a manufacturer battle on the track, but the ratings haven’t moved. But in the wake of Chevy pulling all engines from its team and a devastating crash early in the race, viewers seem to be on the rise.

Our Favorite April 2012 Car and Motorcycle Events

There’s so much going on in the world of moto that you have to pick your battles (and trips) carefully. Our new series of monthly guides exposes the best-of-the-best organized events – the rest are up to you.

Look Ma, No Brakes

Tony Kanaan lost his brakes at 180 mph during a warm-up lap at the Baltimore Grand Prix, leading him to catapult his car off that of fellow driver Helio Castroneves and into a barrier.