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September 29
Kurt Busch celebrates after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Kurt Busch ends 0-for-21 skid to finally win at home track

Two decades of heartbreak at his home track finally ended for Kurt Busch when a little bit of luck fell his way at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
September 28

Column: Busch family hobby goes full circle at home in Vegas

The racing bug hit the Busch family long before the NASCAR champion brothers were born. Their father attended the first Daytona 500 in 1959 with his parents, and later, while working as a mechanic at a Las Vegas car dealership, he decided to try racing at the local short track.
September 26
Crew members for driver Kyle Busch wait with his car before the start of the NASCAR Cup Series auto race Sunday, May 17, 2020, in Darlington, S.C.

NASCAR champion returns home mired in 29-race losing streak

Kyle Busch is in a terrible slump, winless this Cup season and his 15-year streak of at least one victory a year in danger.
September 25
Austin Cindric

Xfinity Series playoffs begin with drivers seeking Cup rides

Ross Chastain opened this week preparing for the start of the Xfinity Series playoffs and celebrating his promotion to the Cup Series. He is one of the lucky title contenders – he knows where he will be driving next season.
September 24
Bubba Wallace at a race earlier this month in Darlington, S.C.

Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for Wallace

Denny Hamlin has joined Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan to form a NASCAR team with Bubba Wallace as the driver, a high-profile pairing of a Black majority team owner and the only Black driver at NASCAR's top level.
September 23

NTSB: Pilot's actions likely caused Earnhardt plane crash

A pilot's inability to maintain proper airspeed and the flight crew's decision to continue an unstable approach and landing likely caused the crash of a…
September 21
Erik Jones celebrated after winning a race earlier this year.The pandemic only accelerated the inevitable: The driver market bubble, pushed to its lim

Column: NASCAR's dizzying silly season will change landscape

There were two early warning signs that NASCAR was heading into its most unpredictable "silly season" in decades.
September 20

Toyota Gazoo's No. 8 car wins 24 Hours Le Mans for 3rd year

Toyota Gazoo's No. 8 car comfortably won the 24 Hours Le Mans by five laps from Rebellion No. 1 on Sunday to secure a third straight victory in the prestigious endurance race.
September 19
Kevin Harvick does a burnout after winning the NASCAR Cup Series race Saturday

Kevin Harvick nabs 9th win of season to roll into 2nd round

Feeding off one of the largest crowds at a sporting event during the pandemic, Kevin Harvick steamrolled his way into the second round of NASCAR's playoffs in a championship that is clearly his to lose.
September 18
Ryan Blaney

Ryan Blaney hopes to avoid playoff elimination at Bristol

With a bit of disbelief over his fast fall in the NASCAR standings, Ryan Blaney is determined to avoid elimination from the playoffs. It's a…
September 18

The Latest: Virus scraps Florida Atlantic-Georgia Southern

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Florida Atlantic postponed its football opener Saturday at Georgia Southern because of…
September 16
Austin Dillon opened the NASCAR postseason with finishes of second and fourth — the first back-to-back top-fives of his career — and should easily

Column: Dillon out to bust brackets with fast start

Austin Dillon was written off as a championship contender before NASCAR's playoffs even began and he knew no one expected him to go far. Undeterred, he vowed to show he has taken a huge step in his career.
September 16

Suarez on the move again after parting with Gaunt Brothers

Daniel Suarez, who landed a ride two weeks before the season-opening Daytona 500, will not return to Gaunt Brothers Racing next season and is seeking a new team for the third time in three years.
September 13

Hamilton wins hectic Tuscan GP, demands justice for Taylor

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton kept his cool amid the mayhem caused by an unpredictable circuit, winning a crash-marred Tuscan Grand Prix on Sunday for…
September 13
Brad Keselowski collects the checkered flag after winning a NASCAR Cup Series race Saturday

NASCAR: Keselowski dominates in playoff win at Richmond

Brad Keselowski entered NASCAR's playoffs certain he has as good a chance at the Cup championship as favorites Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin.
September 12

Bottas fastest in final practice at Tuscan GP, Hamilton 3rd

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas completed a sweep at the Tuscan Grand Prix when he posted the fastest time in third and final practice ahead of qualifying later Saturday.
September 11
Denny Hamlin

Hamlin seeks to regain mojo at Richmond in home track race

Kevin Harvick grabbed the first win of NASCAR's playoffs while rival Denny Hamlin finished a distant 13th. Disgusted with his finish, Hamlin threw his water…
September 11

Pato O'Ward inching toward first IndyCar Series victory

The start-and-stop uncertainty of this IndyCar season has not bothered Pato O'Ward, leader of a young fleet of drivers new to the series but capable…
September 10
Bubba Wallace

Wallace leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at season's end

Bubba Wallace, loaded with several new sponsors he personally signed, will leave Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season and take his new wealth elsewhere.
September 10

Vettel close to retiring from F1 before Racing Point move

Four-time Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel was close to retiring from the sport before deciding to race for Racing Point next season.