Larson completes weekend NASCAR sweep at Fontana

Larson completes weekend NASCAR sweep at Fontana

Californian ends frustrating string of runner-up finishes.
Motorsports
7:50pm

Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash

Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Motorsports
6:12pm

NASCAR goes Hollywood with young drivers leading the way

Ryan Blaney already had his Hollywood moment earlier in the week when he got a photo with actress Daisy Ridley at a Lakers game.
Motorsports
March 26

Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash

Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Motorsports
March 26

Stroll gets laps around Albert Park, but DNF in first F1 GP

Lance Stroll almost got to experience the full package on his first weekend in Formula One, hitting speeds exceeding 320 kph (199 mph), clipping a wall, being handed a grid penalty and skidding through the gravel. All that was missing was the finish.
Motorsports
March 26

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Daniel Ricciardo was slapped with a grid penalty, missed the start because of a mechanical problem and retired halfway through the Australian Grand Prix as his season-opening Formula One race unfolded in the worst possible way on Sunday.
Motorsports
March 25

Hamilton makes NASCAR history as first black race director

Jusan Hamilton grew up working on cars in his grandfather's garage, and he has been in love with motorsports ever since.
Motorsports
March 25

Lewis Hamilton takes pole in record pace at F1 Australian GP

Something that surprised Lewis Hamilton after he posted the fastest lap ever at the Albert Park circuit and equaled Ayrton Senna's record of six pole positions at the Australian Grand Prix was that his time wasn't even quicker.
Motorsports
March 25

A lasting legacy: Medlen's death spurred NHRA safety gains

John Medlen remembers his son's final seconds like they were his first steps.
Motorsports
March 24

Danica questions NASCAR discipline after no fine for Dillon

When NASCAR decided not to fine Austin Dillon for running Cole Custer into a wall last week in Phoenix, other drivers were left wondering how the sport decides who gets fined and who gets away with rambunctious behavior.
Motorsports
March 24

Dale Jr prepares for 600th race after creating own legacy

While Dale Earnhardt Jr. prepared for his 600th NASCAR Cup Series race this weekend, he couldn't help thinking about his first time.
Motorsports
March 24

Jimmie Johnson to start from back after crashing at Fontana

Jimmie Johnson will start from the back Sunday when he defends his Fontana title after a spin during practice wrecked his primary car.
Motorsports
March 24

Hamilton fastest in 1st practice sessions for Australian GP

Lewis Hamilton has already delivered the faster speeds that Formula One rule changes were designed to achieve, going under the racing lap record during practice Friday for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
Motorsports
March 24

More races, more friction in the future for F1

The new owners of Formula One are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers.
Motorsports
March 23

1970 Daytona 500 winner Pete Hamilton dies at 74

Pete Hamilton, who captured the Daytona 500 in 1970 and won twice at Talladega Superspeedway the next year, has died at 74.His death Wednesday was…
Motorsports
March 23

Faster F1 cars means bigger, stronger drivers for 2017

Renault driver Niko Hulkenberg has the kind of name that sounds like big could be his thing.
Motorsports
March 22

NASCAR suspends crew chiefs for Keselowski and Harvick

NASCAR suspended the crew chiefs for Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick on Wednesday for violations at Phoenix Raceway.
Motorsports
March 22

Aussie Ricciardo tipping much faster Red Bull in 2017

Daniel Ricciardo is confident his Red Bull is faster than the car he drove to third place in the Formula One drivers' championship last season.
Motorsports
March 21

Larson finishes second again, takes over points lead

Kyle Larson finished second at Phoenix International Raceway and then headed to the beach for a brief family vacation.
Motorsports
March 20

All eyes on Max Verstappen as new F1 season gets underway

Max Verstappen no longer has the element of surprise, and all eyes will be on the Dutch driver when the Formula One season gets underway at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Motorsports
March 19

Newman's gamble pays off with NASCAR victory in Arizona

Forgoing a tire change allowed him to surge from seventh to win at Phoenix.