Courtesy of KRDO.com

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. – Many have heard the sound at night: engine’s roaring, tires squealing, as cars race down Southern Colorado streets. Now, local law enforcement is making a space for it, where it’s legal and the risks are significantly lowered.

It’s all thanks to a new partnership to stop street racing.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, the Colorado Springs Police Department and the Fountain Police Department have teamed up with Pikes Peak International Raceway to try and stop the illegal racing on roadways, by providing a track as an outlet for racers. READ MORE >