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AP News - 14 hours ago

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Bruton Smith said reaching the NASCAR Hall of Fame was worth the wait."Well, we spent a year and half, two years waiting," the 88-year-old Smith said Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. "But it finally happened."Smith ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The wife of "American Sniper" subject Chris Kyle was honored with the Stonewall Jackson Award at Charlotte Motor Speedway before the Coca-Cola 600.Taya Kyle was introduced to the crowd before NASCAR's longest race Sunday nig ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Graham Rahal had the best spot possible to watch rival teams Penske Racing and Chip Ganassi Racing in a dramatic duel for victory in the Indianapolis 500.He only wishes he had the horsepower to make a run at them.While ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Scott Dixon had his second Indianapolis 500 victory in sight and a powerful Chevrolet that led him to believe he could park it in victory lane.The speed that put him in front at Indy for more laps than any driver on Sunday fa ...more

AP News - 20 hours ago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya wins the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500. ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Speedway Motorsports Inc. and The Coca-Cola Co. have extended their partnership for five more years through 2020.The announcement came Sunday, hours before the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The agreement also in ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

MONACO (AP) — Teenage driver Max Verstappen is making a name for himself in his first Formula One season for Toro Rosso with his aggressive driving and love of overtaking.However, the 17-year-old's performance at Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix will ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Conor Daly and Sage Karam understood the stakes of Sunday's Indianapolis 500.If the two young Americans could perform well at IndyCar's biggest race of the season, their careers could take off.Neither got a chance. ...more

AP News - 22 hours ago

MONACO (AP) — It shows how far McLaren's confidence has fallen that Jenson Button's eighth place finish at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday was greeted almost like a win.McLaren's worst ever start to the season meant it had failed to score a poin ...more

AP News - May 24, 2015 9:01 AM

FAFE, Portugal (AP) — Jari-Matti Latvala won the Rally of Portugal after holding off Volkswagen teammate and two-time defending world champion Sebastien Ogier on Sunday.Latvala safely steered his Polo through the remaining three gravel stages to ...more