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NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. headed to NBC broadcast…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock car racing next year _ and there may be more options for NASCAR's most popular driver once he retires

New IndyCar aero kits bring back retro fit for fans, drivers

The IndyCar Series is going retro, with designs from past decades that should improve safety

Brickyard 400 resumes after 1-hour, 47-minute…

The Brickyard 400 has resumed after a 1-hour, 47-minute rain delay

Brickyard 400 win helps Kahne add to Hendrick resume

Kasey Kahne proved he's still capable of winning races

Kyle Busch's closing qualifying flurry lands Indy…

Kyle Busch won the pole position as he chases an unprecedented third consecutive Brickyard 400 victory

Robert Kubica to test 2017 Renault car, fuels talk of return

Robert Kubica's road to a remarkable Formula One return should be clearer after testing Renault's current car next week

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Earnhardt backs wife, blames himself for 'Clash…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. backs wife, says competing at next year's Clash at Daytona may not be worth risk

Hendrick still making plans for 4-car team next season

Rick Hendrick still prefers running with a four-pack

Alex Bowman to replace Earnhardt Jr. in No. 88…

Hendrick Motorsports has picked 24-year-old Alex Bowman as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement next season

Johnson sent to back of Brickyard field after gear change

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will be one of three cars sent to the back of the Brickyard 400 starting grid

With engines whirring, electric car racing comes…

The roar of the engine was replaced by a furious whirring as the future of motorsports came to Brooklyn

Gianmaria Bruni gives Porsche milestone 450th pole

Italy's Gianmaria Bruni gave Porsche its 450th pole position in major North American sports car competition, topping qualifying for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park

Simon Pagenaud takes Toronto IndyCar pole

Simon Pagenaud took the pole for the IndyCar race Sunday at Exhibition Place

Busch's historic Indy chase includes hope for 500-600 double

Kyle Busch's historic Indy chase includes hope for Indy 500-Coca-Cola 600 double

Certainty amid the commotion for Hamilton…

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the fifth time at the British Grand Prix on Saturday, ahead of Ferrari rivals Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel in rainy conditions

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Pirelli: Slow puncture caused Vettel's tire failure

Formula One tire supplier Pirelli has concluded that Sebastian Vettel's shredded tire right at the end of last weekend's British Grand Prix was caused by a slow puncture

Kenseth has no regrets over end of the ride with…

Matt Kenseth has no hard feelings toward Joe Gibbs Racing after he was dumped by the race team this week and has no concerns about his future, even though he has yet to land a job for 2018

Hendrick Motorsports picks 24-year-old Alex Bowman to be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement in the No. 88 car next season

Hendrick Motorsports picks 24-year-old Alex Bowman to be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement in the No. 88 car next season

Hamilton feeling heat after snubbing event before…

Britain should be the one stop on the Formula One calendar where Lewis Hamilton is guaranteed a warm welcome

Formula 1 cars to use 'halo' protection device from 2018

More than one year after it was first tested and after consideration of a recent alternative the "halo" cockpit protection system will be used on Formula One cars from next year onward

Joe Gibbs Racing to replace Matt Kenseth with…

Matt Kenseth is out at Joe Gibbs Racing, which is replacing the oldest fulltime driver in NASCAR's top series with rising star Erik Jones

Earnhardt Jr.'s wife says competing in Clash not worth risk

Anyone hoping for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to have his final race in NASCAR's Cup series at Daytona before retiring got their answer _ there are no plans on that happening

Richmond track changes name, plans $30 million…

Richmond International Raceway is now Richmond Raceway and is due for $30 million in fan-centric redevelopment over the next 15 months

NASCAR making changes to leadership team

NASCAR is making changes to its leadership structure with four people taking on new roles

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No. 1 with fans, Logano aims for top spot at New Hampshire

Joey Logano is seven points outside the 16-driver field to secure a spot in NASCAR's version of the postseason

Ricciardo takes British GP grid penalty for gearbox change

Daniel Ricciardo's pursuit of a sixth straight podium finish has been set back by a five-place grid penalty at the British Grand Prix

Larson's NASCAR pole tossed out with inspection failure

Kyle Larson's No. 42 Chevrolet flunked inspection after qualifying on Friday and he was stripped of his pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway