Motor Sports

Latest

  • 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Schedule

    Feb. 19 — NextEra Energy Resources 250, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb. 27 — Georgia 200, Hampton, Ga. April 2 — Alpha Energy Solutions 250, Martinsville, Va. May 6 — Toyota Tundra 250, Kansas City, Kan.…

  • 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Schedule

    Feb. 20 — PowerShares QQQ 300, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb. 27 — Heads Up Georgia 250, Hampton, Ga. March 5 — Boyd Gaming 300, Las Vegas. March 12 — Axalta Faster Tougher Brighter 200, Avondale,…

  • 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule

    Feb. 13 — x-Sprint Unlimited, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb. 18 — x-Can-Am Duel I, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb. 18 — x-Can-Am Duel II, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb. 21 — Daytona 500, Daytona Beach, Fla. Feb.…

  • Sports on TV

    ADV For the week of Monday, Feb. 8, 2015-Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 All Times Eastern Monday (Feb. 8) COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — Louisville at Duke ESPNU — Oklahoma St. at TCU FS1 —…

  • Coroner rules out driver, trainer error in Edwards death

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — A coronial inquest into the death of British racing driver Sean Edwards at an Australian speedway in 2013 has found that mechanical failure caused the accident. Edwards, the son of ex-Formula…

  • Montezemolo expresses sadness over Schumacher’s health

    MILAN (AP) — Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo expressed his sadness on Thursday at the condition of Michael Schumacher, two years after the former Formula One champion was seriously injured in a skiing accident.…

  • Furniture Row Racing on different track for Super Bowl

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Denver-based Furniture Row Racing team is in a precarious position among the teams it competes against in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. While other Sprint Cup teams — the majority…

  • Danish F1 driver Magnussen wants to impress with Renault

    GUYANCOURT, France (AP) — When he was dumped by McLaren a few months ago, Kevin Magnussen feared his Formula One career might be over. Now the Danish driver is more determined than ever to grab…

  • Kevin Magnussen replaces Pastor Maldonado in Renault F1 team

    GUYANCOURT, France (AP) — Former McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen is Renault’s new driver this year in the French carmaker’s return to Formula One as a racing team. Magnussen, who replaced Pastor Maldonado, will partner Britain’s…

  • IndyCar puts safety at top of priority list entering 2016

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar officials are trying to make racing safer and more appealing in 2016. After spending a busy offseason trying to stop cars from flipping and limiting the dangers of flying debris, Mark…

  • NASCAR’s Tony Stewart hospitalized with back injury

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was hospitalized Tuesday with a back injury and Stewart-Haas Racing said the team was unsure of the extent of his injuries just a week before he…

  • Honda agrees to new deal with IndyCar as engine supplier

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A rough 2015 season couldn’t chase Honda out of IndyCar racing. Instead, the longtime engine-manufacturer is redoubling its efforts and its commitment to the series. Honda Performance Development President Art St. Cyr…

  • World of Outlaws signs Sears and Craftsman as title sponsor

    HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — The World of Outlaws received a major boost Monday when Sears and Craftsman announced a three-year deal to become title sponsor of the dirt track racing series. The agreement begins…

  • Maldonado says he won’t drive in F1 this season

    PARIS (AP) — Pastor Maldonado announced that he won’t be driving in the Formula One world championships this season. The Venezuelan driver started his career in F1 five years ago with Williams, winning the Spanish…

  • Ganassi signs former F1 driver Max Chilton for 2016 season

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Formula One driver Max Chilton will drive the full IndyCar Series season for Chip Ganassi Racing. Team owner Chip Ganassi made the announcement Monday, saying Chilton will pilot the No. 8…