Ryan Blaney celebrated in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Monday.

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish to advance in NASCAR playoffs

Blaney's first win of the season came as he was in danger of getting eliminated from title contention.
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October 14

The Latest: Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

The Latest on NASCAR's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local):
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October 13
An official walks by the car of Denny Hamlin car during a rain delay at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday

Rain forces playoff postponement at Talladega

William Byron won the first stage, moments before scattered showers halted action. The race will resume Monday at 1 p.m. CDT.
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October 13
Chase Elliott posed with the trophy after winning the NASCAR Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in September.

Elliott leads Hendrick sweep in Talladega qualifying

Chase Elliott rebounded from last week's devastating engine failure to lead a Hendrick Motorsports sweep in qualifying for Sunday's playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Motorsports
October 12

Ferrari driver Vettel grabs pole at Japanese GP

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel grabbed pole position at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday in a windy qualifying session that was moved to race day because of the powerful typhoon that hit Japan on Saturday.
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October 12

Chevy vs. Ford vs. Toyota at Talladega playoff race

The first loser at Talladega Superspeedway better not have been hung out to dry in the closing laps by a teammate.
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October 12

Japanese GP in holding pattern as Typhoon Hagibis approaches

With the Suzuka circuit shuttered on Saturday because of the approaching typhoon, the Japanese Grand Prix was in a holding pattern with drivers forced to spend the day at their hotels.
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October 11
Denny Hamlin

Speed racer: Hamlin goes nearly 205 mph at Talladega

Denny Hamlin climbed from his car at Talladega Superspeedway and was shocked to learn he had not only topped the speed chart, but reached nearly 205 mph in pacing practice.
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October 11
Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland steers his car out of the garage during the first practice session for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix

Bottas fastest in practice for Japanese GP

On Friday as Japanese Grand Prix organizers were forced to alter the weekend schedule with a powerful typhoon approaching, it was Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes who was quickest in both practice sessions.
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October 10

Japanese F1 qualifying pushed back to Sunday; race to go on

Organizers of the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix have canceled Saturday's qualifying session because of the powerful typhoon that is heading for Japan's main island this weekend.
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October 10

Typhoon could affect Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka

The powerful typhoon that is heading for Japan's main island this weekend could impact on the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix.
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October 9
Kyle Larson, in green, got help holding up the trophy after his win in the NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday at Dover International Speedway.

Kyle Larson finally poised to answer expectations

It is odd to classify a victory on a 1-mile concrete oval in Delaware as the biggest win of Kyle Larson's career. Maybe he is among those who count their greatest triumphs on dirt, in sprint cars, venues far away from NASCAR's glitz and glamour.
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October 8

Marcus Ericsson to move into 3rd IndyCar entry for Ganassi

Chip Ganassi Racing will field a third IndyCar next season for Marcus Ericsson, a former Formula One driver who just completed his first year in the American open-wheel series.
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October 6
Kyle Larson stands next to the trophy after winning the NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday

Larson wins playoff to race at Dover to advance

Kyle Larson pulled away late and won the playoff race at Dover International Speedway to snap a 75-race winless streak
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October 5

Splash & Go: Wallace has few regrets for splashing Bowman

Bubba Wallace has few regrets over his splash-and-go incident with Alex Bowman.
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October 4
Tyler Reddick celebrates after winning the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sept. 14

Reddick chases 2nd Xfinity title with Cup future secured

Tyler Reddick is ready to make the jump from Xfinity Series champ to Cup Series regular.
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October 4

Johnson's sponsor stays on Hendrick 48 car through 2023

Jimmie Johnson has a winless streak that's hit 88 races. He missed the playoffs for the first time in his career and lost any shot at winning a record eighth NASCAR championship.
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October 3
Scott Dixon drives into turn one during the Aeroscreen testing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

IndyCar aeroscreen declared ready to race by Dixon and Power

Scott Dixon and Will Power both declared IndyCar’s new aeroscreen “ready to race” during the first extensive test session for the cockpit protection that will…
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October 2

RCR promotes Reddick to Cup Series in No. 8 Chevrolet

Tyler Reddick has been promoted to the NASCAR Cup Series with Richard Childress Racing next season to replace Daniel Hemric, who last month was told he would not be retained for a second season.
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October 1
Chase Elliott crashed head-on into a wall and still recovered to win a pivotal race in Charlotte on Sunday, but that was far from the only intriguing

Wild weekend at home pumps new life into NASCAR

Chase Elliott crashed head-on into a wall and still recovered to win a pivotal race. That wasn't even the most exciting thing to happen in NASCAR last week.
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September 29
Chase Elliott celebrates after winning a NASCAR Cup Series race at Charlotte

Elliott wins Charlotte playoff race

NASCAR's second trip to The Roval, a hybrid road course and oval at Charlotte Motor Speedway, was sloppy from start to finish, when Chase Elliott recovered from a costly mistake to win.