NASCAR driver Kyle Larson last weekend at New Hampshire.

Larson reflects on 2nd chance offered by Philly race school

Kyle Larson tried to explain the feeling of his role as the public face of the Urban Youth Racing School when a fan -- one of many -- wanted a second of the 2021 NASCAR's champion's time.
Sports
July 24

Josef Newgarden taken to hospital; Pato O'Ward wins at Iowa

Josef Newgarden collapsed in the motorhome lot following his late crash Sunday at Iowa Speedway and was taken to a Des Moines hospital by helicopter for evaluation. Team Penske said he'd be held overnight.
Sports
July 24

Elliott given Pocono win after Hamlin, Busch disqualified

The siren at the Dawsonville, Georgia, pool hall that sounds whenever Chase Elliott wins a race did indeed go off Sunday night without the hometown star ever leading a lap at Pocono Raceway.
Sports
July 24

Track looks to pump up US fan base ahead of 2028 LA Olympics

When international track and field officials wanted to place their world championships in the U.S. for the first time, the running mecca that embedded Nike into American culture was the easy choice.
Sports
July 24

Verstappen wins French GP as Leclerc crashes, Hamilton 2nd

Max Verstappen won the French Grand Prix on Sunday after Charles Leclerc crashed out while leading, a mistake that dropped the Ferrari driver 63 points behind the defending Formula One champion.
Sports
July 23

Newgarden continues Penske dominance at Iowa with 4th win

Josef Newgarden was furious when he was beaten by his teammate for the pole at Iowa Speedway.
Sports
July 23

Hamlin takes Pocono pole, Kyle Busch makes 1-2 start for JGR

Denny Hamlin turned the fastest lap at Pocono Raceway and will lead the field to green Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Hamlin is joined on the front row by Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch.
Sports
July 23

Busch gets antsy for contract resolution with Gibbs, Toyota

Kyle Busch pulled a yellow M&M's polo over another shirt before he walked onto the stage to celebrate o ne more victory as a team owner in the NASCAR Truck Series.
Sports
July 23

Chandler Smith wins NASCAR trucks at Pocono, playoffs set

Zane Smith clinched the regular season NASCAR Truck Series championship and Chandler Smith took the checkered flag Saturday at Pocono Raceway.
Sports
July 23

Power wins a pair of poles at Iowa to close in on Andretti

Will Power swept both poles for the IndyCar doubleheader at Iowa Speedway to move within one of Mario Andretti's all-time record.
Motorsports
July 23
Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc steered his car during the qualifying session for the French Grand Prix at Paul Ricard racetrack in Le Castellet on Sat

Sainz helps Leclerc edge Verstappen for French GP pole

Charles Leclerc used help from Ferrari teammate Carlos Sainz Jr. to beat Formula One leader Max Verstappen and take pole position for the French Grand Prix on Saturday.
Motorsports
July 22
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton steered his car at pit line during the qualifying session for the French Grand Prix on Saturday.

Hamilton hopes to mark 300th F1 race with 1st win of season

Lewis Hamilton enters his 300th Formula One race at the French Grand Prix this weekend in the uncustomary position of chasing his first win of the season.
Sports
July 21

United F1 drivers determined to help kick out abusive fans

Sergio Perez called for lifetime bans for abusive fans at Formula One races and seven-time champion Lewis Hamilton urged the community to band together to stamp out the boorish behavior spotlighted at recent events.
Sports
July 20

Sage Karam returns to Pocono for 1st time since fatal wreck

Sage Karam planned to keep it simple, just a bike ride this week through the first turn at Pocono Raceway. An easy outing, no reporters around to ask questions, no fans wondering how he's feeling in his return to his hometown track.
Sports
July 20
NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace poses for photos outside Soldier Field, near a statue of Walter Payton, on Tuesday

NASCAR to hit the streets of Chicago with downtown race

Ben Kennedy is thinking big. As in big cities, big ideas and big plans.
Sports
July 18

Column: Palou contract fight is business, not personal

It couldn't have been more than a decade ago that Chip Ganassi hosted a dinner at his usual window table in his favorite Indianapolis steakhouse. The movers and shakers of the local IndyCar scene were present, including Zak Brown, and the group played credit card roulette to determine who would cover the bill.
Sports
July 18

Dixon continues climb through IndyCar history with 52nd win

Scott Dixon remembers winning his first IndyCar race more than two decades ago, back when the only thing he cared about was keeping his job, and the thought of having his name someday mentioned in the same breath as A.J. Foyt, the Unser family and Mario Andretti seemed downright laughable.
Motorsports
July 17
Christopher Bell steered into Turn 4 during Sunday’s NASCAR race in Loudon, N.H.

Bell crashes NASCAR playoff field with win at New Hampshire

Christopher Bell's crew chief tried to give him a little bit of coaching — some encouragement with about 40 laps left in the race and a victory and playoff spot at stake — and was promptly told, well, basically to shush.
Motorsports
July 17
Scott Dixon drove during Sunday’s IndyCar race in Toronto.

Scott Dixon ties Mario Andretti with 52nd career IndyCar win

Scott Dixon had been waiting more than a year to join Mario Andretti in second place on IndyCar's career wins list.
Sports
July 16

Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station

Bobby East, a three-time U.S. Auto Club national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.
World
July 15

German climate activists aim to stir friction with blockades

"It's absolutely crazy to stick yourself to the road with superglue," admits Lina Schinkoethe.