Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Jamie McMurray bests Chase drivers to win pole

Jamie McMurray celebrates after winning the pole with his son, Carter, after qualifying for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR’s championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway.

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SHR prepares for future with crew chief swap

Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Danica Patrick talk before qualifying for Sunday's  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Talladega, Ala.  (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — When Kurt Busch was eliminated from title contention, it became apparent to both the driver and his owner that any change would need to be done soon.

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Edwards and Newman are surprises of NASCAR’s Chase

Carl Edwards leaves the garage after practice for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series NASCAR auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — NASCAR’s new championship format came with fan-friendly brackets that likely had fans advancing Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. deep into the playoffs.

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Insolvency experts try to save Caterham F1 team

LONDON (AP) — Insolvency specialists have been handed full management responsibility at the financially troubled Caterham Formula One team in a bid to find a buyer.

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Confusion over future of Caterham F1 team

LONDON (AP) — Confusion surrounds the future of struggling Formula One team Caterham amid a legal dispute between the old and new owners ahead of next week’s United States Grand Prix.

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