Logano forced to watch practice as part of NASCAR punishment

Logano forced to watch practice as part of NASCAR punishment

Joey Logano was parked in NASCAR's penalty box.
Motorsports
September 23

Bell class of the field in Truck Series win at New Hampshire

Christopher Bell pulled away down the stretch to win the NASCAR Truck Series race Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Motorsports
September 22

Tale of the tape shows Hendrick Motorsports slumping in '17

Jimmie Johnson smacked the wall first and Chase Elliott quickly followed the champion's miscalculated route when his car slammed into about the same spot. The Hendrick Motorsports drivers traded their Chevrolets for John Deere golf cart rides to the medical center.
Motorsports
September 21

Sports car owner-driver Bruce Leven dies at 79

Bruce Leven, a self-made businessman whose sports car race teams won the Twelve Hours of Sebring three times in the 1980s, has died at 79.
Motorsports
September 21

Public clashes over future of Detroit Grand Prix

State officials are deciding whether to continue hosting the Detroit Grand Prix on Belle Isle, a state park and island that opponents say is negatively impacted by the annual event.
Motorsports
September 20

Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato to drive for Rahal in 2018

Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato will return to Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing next season. Sato spent just one season with Andretti Autosport and became the first Japanese winner of the 500.
Motorsports
September 20

Chip Ganassi Racing to downsize to 2 cars in IndyCar in 2018

Chip Ganassi Racing will return to a two-car team in the IndyCar Series next season in a business decision the team owner said led to layoffs.
Motorsports
September 19

Elliott's NASCAR title chances take hit because of penalty

Chase Elliott suffered a setback to his championship hopes when NASCAR penalized his Hendrick Motorsports team Tuesday for a modification to his Chevrolet in the opening round of the playoffs.
Motorsports
September 19

Kahne to stay in NASCAR and drive for Leavine in 2018

Kasey Kahne will stay in NASCAR next season and drive for Leavine Family Racing in the No. 95 Chevrolet Camaro.
Motorsports
September 19

Chase for championship: Elliott a NASCAR title contender

Kevin Harvick considered the list of young drivers often suggested as NASCAR's next big stars and replacements for departed veterans Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart and Dale Earnhardt Jr. He suggested that only one prospect could truly hook a new generation of fans.
Motorsports
September 18

Column: IndyCar needs to push Newgarden as its new star

It has been five years since IndyCar last had an American champion as the face of the series. This time, the series is far better positioned to properly wield its newest asset.
Motorsports
September 18

Veteran Grubb named crew chief for rest of Kahne's season

Hendrick Motorsports has replaced driver Kasey Kahne's crew chief for the rest of the season.
Motorsports
September 18

Vettel loses huge ground in title race after Singapore blip

In the space of three races, Sebastian Vettel has dropped twice as far behind Lewis Hamilton as he was ahead of him.
Motorsports
September 17

Truex Jr. continues NASCAR regular-season success in the playoffs

The regular-season champ won first postseason race at Chicagoland.
Motorsports
September 17

Vettel's recklessness plays straight into Hamilton's hands

Lewis Hamilton had been worried about how many points he would lose to Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix. It was supposed to be a damage limitation exercise for Mercedes after a poor performance in qualifying.
Motorsports
September 16

Josef Newgarden in control of title race at Sonoma

Josef Newgarden led a Team Penske parade in qualifying for the IndyCar season finale with a blistering run that put him in control of the championship race.
Motorsports
September 16

Done, Dale: Junior's final season ends without championship

Dale Earnhardt Jr. received a stamp of approval from fans wanting to write letters to the retiring star, wishing him luck.
Motorsports
September 16

Pole-sitter Vettel well placed to reclaim championship lead

Having clinched pole position and with his rival qualifying in fifth, Sebastian Vettel is perfectly placed to wrestle back the championship lead from Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.
Motorsports
September 16

2 die in Denmark after car hits race officials

Two race officials died Saturday after being hit by a rally car which came off the road in western Denmark.
Motorsports
September 16

Kyle Busch wins playoff pole at Chicagoland Speedway

Kyle Busch raced to the top spot at Chicagoland.
Motorsports
September 15

Playoffs? Sponsors, Twitter spats headline NASCAR opener

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is playing out the string in his final NASCAR season, leaving a mammoth opening for some driver to capture the sport's attention and become its next most popular star.