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  • IndyCar president of competition Walker resigns

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar president of competition Derrick Walker took the fall Thursday for technical issues that have plagued the series this year and said he’ll resign his position at the end of the season.…

  • Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner buys share of Ganassi

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman has agreed to buy an interest in the race team owned by Chip Ganassi. Kauffman’s defection to Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates means he…

  • Police: Drag racing crash kills 3, injures 1 in Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an apparent drag-racing crash in Philadelphia has left three people dead, one person in critical condition and a car split in half. The wreck happened just after 11:30 p.m. Wednesday…

  • Crew chief Adam Stevens pushes Busch’s comeback along

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was little doubt that Kyle Busch and crew chief Adam Stevens could be successful together. The duo won 19 of their 52 Xfinity Series races, so chemistry clearly wasn’t a…

  • NASCAR penalizes Premium Motorsports for unattached weight

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has penalized Premium Motorsports because an unattached weight fell off the car during practice last weekend at Indianapolis. The P3 penalty against the team Timmy Hill drove for last weekend…

  • IndyCar Schedule and standings

    March 29 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Fla. (Juan Pablo Montoya) April 12 Grand Prix of Louisiana, Avondale (James Hinchcliffe) April 19 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Calif. (Scott Dixon) April 26 Honda…

  • NHRA Schedule and standings

    Feb. 5-8 Winternationals, Pomona, Calif. (TF-Shawn Langdon, FC-Matt Hagan, PS-Jason Line) Feb. 20-22 CARQUEST Auto Parts Nationals, Phoenix (TF-Tony Schumacher, FC-Matt Hagan, PS-Rodger Brogdon) March 12-15 Gatornationals, Gainesville, Fla. (TF-Spencer Massey, FC-Ron Capps, PS-Greg Anderson,…

  • Formula One Schedule and standings

    March 15 — Australian Grand Prix (Lewis Hamilton) March 29 — Malaysia Grand Prix (Sebastian Vettel) April 12 — Chinese Grand Prix (Lewis Hamilton) April 19 — Bahrain Grand Prix (Lewis Hamilton) May 10 —…

  • NASCAR Camping World Truck Schedule and standings

    Feb. 20 NextEra Energy Resources 250, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Tyler Reddick) Feb. 28 Hyundai Construction Equipment 200, Hampton, Ga. (Matt Crafton) March 28 Kroger 250, Martinsville, Va. (Joey Logano) May 8 Toyota Tundra 250, Kansas…

  • NASCAR Xfinity Schedule and standings

    Feb. 21 Alert Today Florida 300, Daytona Beach (Ryan Reed) Feb. 28 Hisense 250, Hampton, Ga. (Kevin Harvick) March 7 Boyd Gaming 300, Las Vegas (Austin Dillon) March 14 Axalta Faster. Tougher. Brighter. 200, Avondale,…

  • NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule and standings

    Feb. 14 x-Sprint Unlimited, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Matt Kenseth) Feb. 19 x-Budweiser Duel I, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Dale Earnhardt Jr.) Feb. 19 x-Budweiser Duel II, Daytona Beach, Fla. (Jimmie Johnson) Feb. 22 Daytona 500, Daytona…

  • Column: NASCAR blew it on Indy rules package

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Run, NASCAR, don’t walk, back to the drawing board to figure out how to liven up racing. The rules package used for the Brickyard 400 was a failure no matter how the…

  • NASCAR Camping World Truck Points Leaders

    Through July 22 1. Matt Crafton, 452. 2. Tyler Reddick, 438. 3. Erik Jones, 428. 4. Johnny Sauter, 381. 5. John Wes Townley, 360. 6. Cameron Hayley, 351. 7. Daniel Hemric, 347. 8. Timothy Peters,…

  • NASCAR Camping World Truck Schedule-Winners

    Feb. 20 — NextEra Energy Resources 250 (Tyler Reddick) Feb. 28 — Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 (Matt Crafton) March 28 — Kroger 250 (Joey Logano) May 8 — Toyota Tundra 250 (Matt Crafton) May 15…

  • NASCAR XFINITY Money Leaders

    Through July 25 1. Erik Jones, $724,720 2. Chris Buescher, $704,405 3. Chase Elliott, $654,618 4. Austin Dillon, $608,078 5. Elliott Sadler, $597,888 6. Regan Smith, $596,227 7. Daniel Suarez, $585,727 8. Ty Dillon, $581,665…