• Activist burns Nazi-Confederate flag near NASCAR speedway

    LINCOLN, Ala. (AP) — A Pennsylvania attorney burned a combination Confederate-Nazi flag near a major NASCAR race in Alabama.

  • Hight wins Funny Car at Texas Motorplex

    ENNIS, Texas (AP) — Robert Hight drove to the Funny Car victory Sunday at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals at Texas Motorplex.

  • Kligerman wins Talladega as Nemechek advances in playoffs

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Parker Kligerman won the Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, where the focus was on John Hunter Nemechek’s desperate push to advance in the playoffs.

  • Earnhardt reflects on Talladega, Spencer cheating claim

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — At each of his final stops on the #Appreci88ion tour, Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives a retirement gift from the track. They are supposed to be designed to create an impact in the local community because, after all, there’s nothing NASCAR’s most popular driver actually needs.

  • Stenhouse trying to give Ford a season sweep at plate races

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was all over the scoreboard at Charlotte Motor Speedway. His Roush-Fenway Racing team worked all day to salvage a strong finish in the opening race of the second round of NASCAR’s playoffs, and a speeding penalty was threatening to ruin the chance.

  • Kenseth eyeing job driving school bus if NASCAR fails

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Matt Kenseth has made it clear he doesn’t want to talk about his future racing plans.

  • Hartley to drive for Toro Rosso at next weekend’s U.S. GP

    FAENZA, Italy (AP) — Brendon Hartley will race for Toro Rosso at next weekend’s United States Grand Prix as a replacement for Pierre Gasly.

  • Christopher Bell earns Xfinity Series ride with Joe Gibbs

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joe Gibbs Racing has hired Christopher Bell to drive full-time in the Xfinity Series next season.

  • Dutch team wins 7th Australian solar-powered car race

    ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — A Dutch team won a solar-powered car race across Australia for a seventh time Thursday, with a University of Michigan car taking second place in the biennial event.

  • Rahal, Taylor, Pagenaud join Team Penske IMSA lineup

    MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — IMSA Prototype champion Ricky Taylor will join Team Penske’s full-time sports car driver lineup.