NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

NASCAR's national series tracks announced Thursday that they are asking fans to refrain from displaying the Confederate flag at races following the deadly attack at a South Carolina church two weeks ago.

IndyCar fines Rahal, Power for actions during Sonoma race

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IndyCar fines Rahal, Power for actions during Sonoma race
Graham Rahal's team has been fined $10,000 because the Fontana winner left the pits with a fuel hose attached to his car Saturday.

Column: IndyCar must balance daredevil vs. dangerous racing

June 29
Column: IndyCar must balance daredevil vs. dangerous racing
Saturday's race at Fontana, Calif., drew complaints from high-profile drivers like Will Power and Juan Pablo Montoya that conditions dangerous.
Motorsports
1:35pm

Winning races, not creating excitement is Hamilton's focus

Much of the recent intrigue in Formula One has been over who will run the championship in the future after Paris Saint-Germain's Qatari investors linked up with the Miami Dolphins owner to explore a takeover bid.
Motorsports
July 1

IndyCar CEO: Rules package was off for Fontana race

The CEO of IndyCar said Wednesday that the series went too far with the rules package for last weekend's race at California, where many drivers…
Motorsports
July 1

Unable to ban Confederate flag this weekend, Daytona offers American flags in exchange

Daytona International Speedway will not ban the Confederate flag from track property this weekend, but will offer the American flag to those who wish to fly it on property.
Motorsports
June 28

Kyle Busch grabs first win of season as comeback rolls on

Only five races after returning from a broken right leg and shattered left foot, he made his way to Victory Lane.
Motorsports
June 28

IndyCar still straddling line between speed, safety

The series needs to figure out what to do after drivers believed Saturday’s race went over the line.
Motorsports
June 28

IndyCar still straddling line between speed, safety

Organizers in every motorsport try to walk a fine line between creating fast, entertaining racing and keeping drivers and riders safe. Finding that middle ground is particularly vital in IndyCar, where cars occasionally go airborne in accidents.
Motorsports
June 27
Tony Stewart

\Stewart struggling to end worst slump of career

"If I knew what to do, I would do it," he said. "I don't even know what to do to fix the problem.''
Motorsports
June 27
AJ Allmendinger

Allmendinger takes pole at Sonoma

The driver knows winning on a road course is his best chance to earn a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup field.
Motorsports
June 27

Sprint Cup race preview: Sonoma, Calif.

A look at Sunday's road-course race:
Motorsports
June 27

NASCAR chairman wants Confederate flag eliminated at races

Calling the Confederate flag an "insensitive symbol" he personally finds offensive, NASCAR chairman Brian France said the sport will be aggressive in disassociating the symbol from its events.
Motorsports
June 27

Vautier tire changer injured during pit stop at Fontana

A crew member for Dale Coyne Racing was injured Saturday after being struck by Tristan Vautier's car during a pit stop.
Motorsports
June 27

Allmendinger looks to pounce on NASCAR's 1st road course

AJ Allmendinger knows the stakes on Sunday: Win on the road course at Sonoma Raceway and he earns a spot in NASCAR's championship race.
Motorsports
June 27

NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. backs ban on Confederate flag

Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR's most popular driver, called the Confederate flag "offensive to an entire race" Friday.
Motorsports
June 26

Simon Pagenaud takes IndyCar pole at Auto Club Speedway

The Southern California heat did nothing to slow Team Penske.
Motorsports
June 26

Ganassi's Dixon keeping pace with Team Penske drivers

Scott Dixon won on the street course at Sonoma last season and took the checkers on the streets of Long Beach this spring.
Motorsports
June 24
Juan Pablo Montoya

Montoya chasing Triple Crown as IndyCar heads to Fontana

The Indy 500 champ is seeking the second leg in Fontana, Calif.
Motorsports
June 24

NASCAR's Erik Jones breaks through with historic weekend

All year long, Erik Jones was the kid who couldn't finish a NASCAR Trucks race.
Motorsports
June 24
A Confederate flag flies in the infield as cars come out of turn one during a NASCAR race at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala.

NASCAR tries to distance itself from Confederate flag at racetracks

The sanctioning body for the motorsports series backed South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's call to remove the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds in the wake of the Charleston church massacre.
Motorsports
June 24

Azerbaijan interested in running/sponsoring F1 team

Azerbaijan's sports minister said Tuesday he wants a Formula One team to be run under the national flag, adding the government would support any companies interested in the project.
Motorsports
June 22
Jeff Gordon

Gordon makes emotional return to track where he began career

The retiring NASCAR star visited the quarter midget track in Rio Linda, Calif., where he first began racing.
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