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  • Kalitta gets Top Fuel win in Ohio

    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…

  • NASCAR fans defend, display Confederate flags at Daytona

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Steven Rebenstorf has numerous flags flying atop his canopy tent inside Daytona International Speedway. The Confederate flag is front and center. It’s been like that for years. And the 57-year-old…

  • Hamilton wins British GP after thrilling race

    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton seized back control of the British Grand Prix after being overtaken on the first corner to win his fifth race of the season on Sunday and strengthen his Formula…

  • NASCAR XFINITY-Subway Firecracker 250 Results

    Saturday At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (7) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 104 laps, 0 points, $87,386. 2. (10) Elliott Sadler, Ford, 104, 42, $74,133.. 3.…

  • NASCAR XFINITY-Subway Firecracker 250 Results

    Saturday At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (7) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 104 laps, 0 points. 2. (10) Elliott Sadler, Ford, 104, 42. 3. (11) Chase…

  • Reigning midget champion Rico Abreu gets 1st stock car win

    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…

  • Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

    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…

  • NHRA Pairings

    Saturday At Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park Norwalk, Ohio Pairings based on results in qualifying, which ended Saturday. DNQs listed below pairings. Top Fuel 1. Doug Kalitta, 3.731 seconds, 327.82 mph vs. 16. Chris Karamesines,…

  • NASCAR meets with driver council for 2nd time about rules

    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.…

  • Earnhardt to start on pole after rain washes out qualifying

    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…

  • NASCAR driver Kyle Busch wants grass removed from tracks

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch has become the unwitting poster boy for NASCAR safety improvements. It’s not a role he wanted. But now that it’s been thrust upon him, he’s not shying away…

  • NBC returns to NASCAR coverage with Sunday race at Daytona

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — For 29 years, the summer race at Daytona International Speedway was a part of the nation’s birthday. The event was always run on Independence Day, no matter what day of…

  • NASCAR-XFINITY-Subway Firecracker 250 Lineup

    After Saturday qualifying; race Saturday At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (18) Daniel Suarez, Toyota, 180.256. 2. (2) Brian Scott, Chevrolet, 179.827. 3. (20) David…

  • Hamilton on pole at British GP, Rosberg pleased to miss out

    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…

  • Formula 1-British Grand Prix Lineup

    After Saturday qualifying; race Sunday At Silverstone Circuit Silverstone, England Lap length: 3.66 miles Third Session 1. Lewis Hamilton, England, Mercedes, 1 minute, 32.248 seconds. 2. Nico Rosberg, Germany, Mercedes, 1:32.361. 3. Felipe Massa, Brazil,…