Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Castroneves grabs IndyCar pole, Team Penske gets top 3 spots

Driver Will Power (1) races during practice at the IndyCar Indy Grand Prix of Alabama auto race at Barber Motorsports Park, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Birmingham, Ala. (Joe Songer/AL.com via AP) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Helio Castroneves will start from the pole position at the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama after a shortened qualifying session.

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Conor Daly to race Indy 500 for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Conor Daly won’t have to endure watching the Indianapolis 500 from a few thousand miles away this year.

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Michael Schumacher’s son makes strong Formula 4 debut

German Formula 4 driver Mick Schumacher of team Van Amersfoort walks with his best rookie award during the season kickoff in Oschersleben, Germany, Saturday, April 25, 2015, after ranking 9th in the race. He is the son of former Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher. (Jens Wolf/dpa via AP)

OSCHERSLEBEN, Germany (AP) — The teenage son of former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher made a strong debut at Formula 4 level on Saturday.

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3 crew members injured in pit road fire at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — NASCAR says three pit road crew members have been taken to a hospital after a fire broke out on pit road at Richmond International Raceway.

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NASCAR warns teams of consequences of failing inspection

Tires sit under a tent as rain falls before a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — NASCAR has issued another warning to teams about the consequences of repeatedly failing inspections at the race track.

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