Drugs, Heat Blamed in Man's Death After EDCAuthorities in Las Vegas say a 34-year-old California man who collapsed at the venue of the Electric Daisy Carnival last month died from drug intoxication and high heat.
Man Dies at Electric Daisy Carnival VenueA 34-year-old man died at the venue of the Electric Daisy Carnival over the weekend.
Medical Calls Top 1,000 at Electric Daisy CarnivalAuthorities say more than 1,000 people sought medical treatment during the three-night Electric Daisy Carnival music festival during the weekend outside Las Vegas, including 15 ticket-holders and one employee who were taken to hospitals.
Expect Heavy Traffic During Electric Daisy Carnival WeekendThe Nevada Department of Transportation or (NDOT) is urging drivers to avoid northbound Interstate 15 between Cheyenne Avenue and Speedway Boulevard Exit 54 during EDC, which takes place Friday, June 16, through Sunday, June 18, with thousands actually leaving the speedway grounds early Monday morning.
Courtney Force Sets Las Vegas Track Mark in NHRA QualifyingCourtney Force set the track elapsed time record, driving her Chevy Camaro Funny Car to a 3.867-second run at 327.66 mph during the first qualifying session Friday in the DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Logano to Busch: Vegas Incident was 'Honest Mistake'The first face-to-face meeting between Kyle Busch and Joey Logano since last week's post-race scuffle in Las Vegas is over. Whether the drivers feel any better about things headed into Sunday's race at Phoenix International Raceway is as open question.
NASCAR Won't Penalize Busch or Logano for Vegas FightNASCAR on Wednesday declined to penalize Kyle Busch, Joey Logano of their crews for their post-race scuffle at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Martin Truex Jr. Wins at Vegas, Kyle Busch Bloodied in BrawlMartin Truex Jr. finished speaking to reporters after winning the NASCAR Cup race Sunday and retreated into a corner of the media center where a tablet awaited with the video cued up. Truex had to see the Kyle Busch-Joey Logano brawl, too.
Money Behind Las Vegas Becoming NASCAR's Busiest MarketThe signature event remains in Florida and most race teams call North Carolina home, but the nation's gambling mecca is about to become NASCAR's busiest market.
NDOT Predicts Heavy I-15 Traffic During Race Weekend NDOT is urging drivers to avoid the area in and around the Las Vegas Motor Speedway between March 10-12, billed as NASCAR weekend.
Vegas to Host Second NASCAR Cup Race Each YearTourism officials in Las Vegas will gather Wednesday to discuss a deal that could result in the city hosting an additional NASCAR top Cup series race starting in 2018.
Speedway Officials Have Plan To Ease Congestion for NASCAR WeekendLocal transportation officials have come up with a plan to keep cars moving around the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.