Raikkonen to drive again for Ferrari in 2018 F1 championship

Raikkonen to drive again for Ferrari in 2018 F1 championship

Kimi Raikkonen signed a one-year extension to his contract at Ferrari on Tuesday and will race for the Italian Formula One team next year.
Motorsports
7:05pm

Sebastien Bourdais to race 14 weeks after Indy accident

Sebastien Bourdais will return to IndyCar competition this weekend after a three-month recovery from an accident at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Motorsports
9:35am

Stoffel Vandoorne to continue as a McLaren F1 driver in 2018

Stoffel Vandoorne will continue to drive for the McLaren Formula One team next season.
Motorsports
August 21

Column: NASCAR needs to speak up amid US turmoil

Fans turn to sports for entertainment, a respite from the stress of the real world. They say they don't want politics mixed in with sports, they just want to enjoy the show.
Motorsports
August 21

Formula One enters esports with virtual championship

Formula One is creating a virtual championship for gamers.
Motorsports
August 21

Kenseth puts on brave face as he's being shown the door

It could have gotten very uncomfortable as Erik Jones and Matt Kenseth sat side-by-side shortly after an intriguing race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Both drivers wanted to win for very different reasons, both came up short , then circumstances put them together in a post-race news conference.
Motorsports
August 20

Leah Pritchett wins NHRA Top Fuel division at Brainerd

Leah Pritchett won the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals on Sunday at Brainerd International Raceway for her fourth Top Fuel victory of the season.
Motorsports
August 20

IndyCar driver Hunter-Reay cleared to race following wreck

Ryan Hunter-Reay has been cleared to drive in Sunday's IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway following a violent accident during qualifying that sent him to the hospital.
Motorsports
August 19

Kyle Busch completes three-race sweep at Bristol

Joe Gibbs driver duplicates sweep he posted in 2010.
Motorsports
August 19

Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato wins Pocono pole

Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato was the last driver waiting to make his qualifying run when teammate Ryan Hunter-Reay's car slammed into the wall.
Motorsports
August 19

Leah Pritchett tops NHRA qualifying with record run

Leah Pritchett's NHRA-record pass help up Saturday at Brainerd International Speedway in Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals qualifying.
Motorsports
August 19

Best in Brainerd: Pritchett has quickest run in NHRA history at 3.640 seconds

Leah Pritchett had the quickest run in NHRA history with 3.640-second pass at 330.63 mph Friday night at Brainerd International Speedway in Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals qualifying.
Motorsports
August 18

Erik Jones wins 1st Cup pole in critical Bristol race

Erik Jones' timing was perfect for first career pole in the NASCAR Cup Series — at Bristol Motor Speedway, where he's fighting hard for a playoff position.
Motorsports
August 18

Keselowski closing truck team partly because of finances

Brad Keselowski is closing his truck series team at the end of the season, a decision that in part came down to him losing money on the venture.
Motorsports
August 18

JTG Daugherty signs Chris Buescher to contract extension

JTG Daugherty Racing has signed Chris Buescher to a multiyear contract extension to drive the No. 37 Chevrolet.
Motorsports
August 18

Matt Kenseth has no current plans for future in NASCAR

Matt Kenseth still doesn't have a job lined up for next season and the two-time Daytona 500 winner doesn't really want to discuss his situation.
Motorsports
August 16

Drag racer Hight hopes to break 340 mph barrier in Brainerd

Robert Hight and some of the other top drag racers in the world are preparing for the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in Brainerd starting Thursday and running through Sunday.
Motorsports
August 16

IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais cleared to resume racing

IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais has been cleared to resume racing, nearly three months after crashing during Indianapolis 500 qualifying.
Motorsports
August 16

Darlington dedicating suite towers to the Earnhardts

Darlington Raceway will debut Earnhardt Towers to honor the late Dale Sr. and his son, Dale Jr., at the Southern 500 next month.
Motorsports
August 15

John Andretti begins new round of chemotherapy treatment

The 54-year-old former NASCAR and IndyCar driver made his diagnosis public in early May and has relied on social media to keep fans abreast of his condition.
Nation
August 15

Officials: 3 killed at Wisconsin race track were known gang members

Three Illinois men whom authorities believe were gang members may have been targeted by a rival when they were shot to death at close range during a drag racing event in southeastern Wisconsin, sheriff's officials said Monday.