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AP News - Jul 05, 2015 5:42 PM

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Doug Kalitta earned his second Top Fuel win of the season Sunday at NHRA Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park.Kalitta secured his 37th career victory by driving his dragster past Antron Brown in the final round. Kalitta had ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 4:23 PM

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — This is the new reality for Victor Espinoza.A half-filled white Styrofoam cup of espresso is to his left, a black Sharpie pen is in his right hand and a 3-inch-high stack of Triple Crown commemorative posters is in ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 3:39 PM

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Rain soaked Silverstone and water then filled Lewis Hamilton's eyes.The world champion won on home soil for the third time on Sunday as the inclement weather provided the conditions for a thrilling British Grand Prix ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 11:38 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rico Abreu has earned his first career stock car victory, racing to the win at Columbus Motor Speedway in Ohio.Abreu set a track record in winning the pole for Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event. He then ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 11:33 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Austin Dillon once stood in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway celebrating a Dale Earnhardt win with his grandfather and wondering if he would ever make it back to commemorate his own achievement.Richard Ch ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 9:43 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The newly formed driver council met with NASCAR for a second time Saturday and it may have led to a new rules package for upcoming races at Indianapolis and Michigan.NASCAR has already said it will use a package with l ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 8:11 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. earned the pole for Sunday's race at Daytona International Speedway because his crew chief correctly predicted the weather.Greg Ives instructed Earnhardt to go flat-out at the start of Friday's first ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 1:00 PM

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton produced another formidable performance in qualifying at the British Grand Prix on Saturday to clinch pole position for the eighth time in nine races this season.With a 46th career p ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 3:19 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Daytona International Speedway has installed 4,100 feet of energy-absorbing soft walls since Kyle Busch's crash into a concrete wall at the famed track in February.Speedway president Joie Chitwood says the track also a ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2015 2:13 PM

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Bumper-to-bumper traffic queues just to see the practice sessions on Friday at Silverstone, and a record 350,000 expected this weekend present a vision of Formula One being in robust health.Not all the teams share tha ...more