Posts Tagged Automobile racing

NASCAR back on track for extra day of testing in Atlanta

Joey Logano celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Joe Burbank) MAGS OUT; NO SALES

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — NASCAR is back on the track at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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McLaren misery mounts, Massa puts Williams on top at F1 test

Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren Honda steers his car, during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — McLaren’s misery mounted after another malfunction left Jenson Button stranded as Felipe Massa steered Williams to the fastest lap during Formula One preseason testing on Thursday.

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McLaren chairman says Fernando Alonso is ‘devoid of injury’

Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda steers his car during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Fernando Alonso was “devoid of injury” following his crash in Formula One preseason testing, McLaren chairman Ron Dennis said Thursday.

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Kyle Busch has surgery on foot by North Carolina specialist

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch has undergone surgery on his left foot, broken in a hard crash at Daytona International Speedway.

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Regan Smith welcomes 1st child during double-duty driving

Regan Smith walks to the garage before practice for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. Smith will fill in for Kurt Busch in the wake of Busch's suspension on Friday. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Regan Smith was quick to accept an offer to race in the Daytona 500 as Kurt Busch’s replacement driver.

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