Son reflects on Benny Parson's Hall of Fame NASCAR career

Son reflects on Benny Parson's Hall of Fame NASCAR career

Benny Parsons made it to the NASCAR Hall of Fame because of his victories on the track and his work as a broadcaster after he retired. He is there also because of one other factor - the kindness of his competitors.
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Rick Hendrick rises from tobacco farmer to Hall of Famer

Rick Hendrick, owner of the most successful organization in NASCAR, grew up on a Virginia tobacco farm knowing that wasn't the life he wanted.
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Neuville leads Ogier midway through Monte Carlo Rally

Belgian driver Thierry Neuville took a 45-second lead Friday over defending world rally champion Sebastien Ogier midway through the season-opening Monte Carlo Rally.
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January 20

Spectator killed during first stage of Monte Carlo rally race

A spectator was killed after being hit by a car during the first stage of the season-opening Monte Carlo rally, race organizers said.
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January 19

'Cars 3' star Wilson named Daytona 500 grand marshal

Ka-chow! Owen Wilson is set to lend his voice to one of racing's biggest events, this time as the grand marshal for the Daytona 500.
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January 18

Jean Argetsinger, pillar of US road racing, dies at 97

Jean Argetsinger, the matriarch of early American road racing and a leader in the creation of the International Motor Racing Research Center, has died at 97.
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January 18

IndyCar drivers eager to keep momentum as season nears

Last fall, James Hinchcliffe kept dance fans on their toes.
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January 18

Motor sport's governing body gives approval to Liberty sale

Motor sport's governing body has given its official stamp of approval to Formula One being sold to Liberty Media, a U.S. company that invests in entertainment and sports, for $4.4 billion.
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January 18

Darlington to celebrate late 1980s with throwback weekend

Style up those mullets and pull out the Guns 'N Roses tapes, NASCAR is celebrating the late 1980s.
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January 17

Bottas replaces Rosberg at Mercedes, Massa back at Williams

Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas will race alongside three-time champion Lewis Hamilton at Formula One team Mercedes this season.
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January 17

Wehrlein to drive for Formula One team Sauber in 2017

Pascal Wehrlein will drive for Formula One team Sauber this season.
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January 16

Ken Roczen races to second straight Supercross win

Ken Roczen raced to his second straight AMA Supercross victory to open the season, beating Belle Plaine's Ryan Dungey in the 450SX Class at Petco Park.
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January 16
Carl Edwards

Carl Edwards makes pure and private decision to leave NASCAR

He's content with his career accomplishments. He wants to spend more time on his outside interests. He's healthy and doesn't want that to change.
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January 14

F1 great Stirling Moss, 87, in hospital with chest infection

The family of Stirling Moss says the British motor racing great is recovering from a severe chest infection in a Singapore hospital.
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January 11

Indy 500 champion Rossi hoping for more consistency in 2017

Winning the Indianapolis 500 is a highlight for any driver.
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January 11

Renault F1 team rocked as Vasseur leaves before new season

A few weeks away from proudly unveiling its new car for the 2017 Formula One season, French manufacturer Renault now has to find a new team principal after the departure of Frederic Vasseur on Wednesday.
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January 10

AP Sources: Edwards walking away from final year with Gibbs

In a stunning decision, NASCAR driver Carl Edwards is walking away from the final year of his contract with Joe Gibbs Racing less than two months after nearly winning his first Cup championship, two people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
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January 9

Roczen wins AMA Supercross opener; Belle Plaine's Dungey second

Ken Roczen won the season-opening AMA Supercross race at Angel Stadium on Saturday night, beating defending 450SX series champion Ryan Dungey by nearly 15 seconds.
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January 9

Texas makeover: TMS will repave track, reduce banking

Texas Motor Speedway is going to completely repave its 1 1/2-mile track and reduce the high banking in the first and second turns.
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January 6

Formula 1's debt-ridden Manor Racing go into administration

The operating company of Manor Racing was placed in administration on Friday, putting in major doubt the British-based Formula One team's participation this year.
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November 15, 2016

Logano wins at Phoenix, makes final four for championship at Homestead

Matt Kenseth's late wreck gave the Penske driver a chance at first Chase title.