Drying trucks continue to prepare the track for a possible NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway

NASCAR playoffs rained out for 3rd consecutive day at Texas

NASCAR will make a fourth attempt to complete its playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway on Wednesday after persistent mist and cold temperatures continued the long delay.
Motorsports
October 27
Trucks dried the track in an attempt to resume a NASCAR Cup Series race after morning rain prevented the rescheduled start at Texas Motor Speedway in

NASCAR's Cup playoff at misty Texas put on hold another day

The NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Texas was pushed back yet another day without drivers completing any more laps Monday.
Motorsports
October 26

Column: Chip Ganassi celebrates 30 years of winning

You may have heard that Chip Ganassi likes winners. It's his catchphrase, his slogan for his drivers, and the brand he's established for his race teams.
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October 25

Newgarden wins IndyCar finale but can't deny Dixon 6th title

Scott Dixon controlled his own fate and simply needed a smooth Sunday drive to win a sixth IndyCar championship.
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October 25
Trucks dried off the track during a red flag delay because of inclement weather during a NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth,

Misty, drizzling day postpones Cup race in Texas on Lap 52

NASCAR's Cup playoff race in Texas was postponed Sunday night after 52 laps on a misty day that slowly deteriorated to drizzle while it never actually rained before the event was called off.
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October 25

Still rising: Lewis Hamilton makes F1 history with 92nd win

When Michael Schumacher retired from Formula One eight years ago, little did he know that he was opening the door for Lewis Hamilton to make history.
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October 25

Lewis Hamilton wins Portuguese GP for record 92nd F1 victory

British driver Lewis Hamilton made Formula One history on Sunday, winning the Portuguese Grand Prix for a 92nd career victory to move one ahead of German great Michael Schumacher.
Motorsports
October 24
Jimmie Johnson speaks about joining the team of Chip Ganassi for the IndyCar series

Johnson jump-starts IndyCar move with online auto retailer

Jimmie Johnson needed funding for his move to IndyCar so the seven-time NASCAR champion transitioned into a salesman for the first time.
Motorsports
October 24

IndyCar back in St. Pete seven months later to finish season

IndyCar opened the second week of March giddy to finally start its season. The coronavirus seemed so far away from the downtown streets of St. Petersburg and teams poured into the city eager to shake off six months of rust and race again.
Motorsports
October 24

Power wins pole at St. Pete as title contenders stumble

Will Power won his fifth pole of the season and flirted with the St. Petersburg track record Saturday in qualifying for the IndyCar season finale.
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October 23
Josef Newgarden

Newgarden tightens championship race ahead of IndyCar finale

Scott Dixon has controlled IndyCar's title race since the start of this disrupted start-and-stop season. Reigning champion Josef Newgarden remained undeterred and slowed Dixon's runaway rout.
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October 23
Scott McLaughlin, right, jokes with his crew and visitors during IndyCar Series auto racing testing in Austin, Texas.

McLaughlin makes long journey for overdue IndyCar debut

Scott McLaughlin completed the Bathurst 1000 in Australia, collected his third consecutive Supercars championship, then hopped on a plane headed to the United States to start his IndyCar adventure.
Motorsports
October 22

Ex-NASCAR driver McClure gets probation in long-delayed case

Former NASCAR driver Eric McClure pleaded no contest this week to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge and was sentenced to probation, according to a Virginia prosecutor, in a court hearing that was long delayed by McClure's state lawmaker attorney.
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October 22

Slam Dunk: Jordan picks 23 for car number of new NASCAR team

Picking the car number for Michael Jordan's new NASCAR team was a slam dunk: Bubba Wallace will drive the No. 23 car when the team makes its debut next season.
Motorsports
October 21
Erik Jones

Jones lands iconic No. 43 with Richard Petty Motorsports

Erik Jones will drive NASCAR's iconic No. 43 next season for Richard Petty Motorsports, a pairing of a driver and a team both in need of fresh starts.
Motorsports
October 21
Chase Briscoe celebrated in victory lane following a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., in October.

Briscoe lands childhood hero Stewart's No. 14

Chase Briscoe earned job security for the first time in his career with a well-deserved promotion to the Cup Series to cap a season that has so far been storybook.
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October 20
Kyle Larson can return to NASCAR competition next season following a long suspension for using a racial slur while playing a video game.

Larson reinstated to compete in NASCAR in 2021

Kyle Larson can return to NASCAR competition next season following a long suspension for using a racial slur while playing a video game.
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October 20

Column: Quiet and calm Dixon closes in on 6th IndyCar title

Scott Dixon was a quiet kid with rosy red cheeks when he left New Zealand looking for a career racing cars.
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October 19
Joey Logano celebrates in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway

Logano wins at Kansas to clinch spot in Cup Series finale

Joey Logano spent the final 40-plus laps at Kansas Speedway keeping an eye on Kevin Harvick in his rear-view mirror.
Motorsports
October 17
Drivers take the green flag during a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race at Kansas Speedway

Race into NASCAR's championship round begins at Kansas

Not much has changed through NASCAR's first two rounds of playoffs: Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin are still favored to race for the championship and…
Motorsports
October 16
Clint Bowyer

Bowyer chooses long role in NASCAR over proper farewell tour

If Clint Bowyer could have scripted his sendoff, it most certainly would have been a proper blowout for NASCAR's best partier.