Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Greg Ives to crew chief Earnhardt in 2015

Dale Earnhardt Jr. laughs before the start of qualifying for the Brickyard 400 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Greg Ives will return to Hendrick Motorsports next season as crew chief for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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NASCAR suspends Hamlin crew chief Grubb 6 races

NASCAR team owner Joe Gibbs, left, talks with Denny Hamlin before the Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR suspended Denny Hamlin’s crew chief and car chief on Tuesday for six races because the Joe Gibbs Racing entry failed inspection following his third-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Chase drivers can’t attend Homestead tire test

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will not allow championship-eligible drivers to participate in a Goodyear tire test at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Ecclestone defense seeks deal to end bribery trial

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone arrives for his trial in the regional court in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Ecclestone is charged with bribery and incitement to breach of trust "in an especially grave case" over a US $44 million payment to a German banker, that prosecutors allege was meant to facilitate the sale of the Formula One Group to a buyer of Ecclestone's liking.  (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader,Pool)

MUNICH (AP) — A German court says prosecutors and lawyers for Bernie Ecclestone are in talks about a possible deal to end the Formula One boss’ bribery trial.

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Your Top Plays for Today

Race winner Vincenzo Nibali of Italy, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, gestures as he celebrates on the podium of the Tour de France in Paris, France, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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