Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Williams & Ferrari end F1 winter tests on high

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Williams and Ferrari are poised to make a good start to the Formula One season after both finished winter testing with another strong showing on Sunday.

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Stolen No. 44 race car found in suburban Atlanta

This photo released by Team Xtreme Racing shows their stolen race car after it was found in Snellville, Ga., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. The car was taken from a Morrow, Ga., motel Friday morning, Feb. 26, before the team's attempt to qualify for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (AP Photo/Team Xtreme)

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The No. 44 race car returned to its NASCAR shop in North Carolina on Saturday after it was recovered along a remote road in suburban Atlanta, apparently abandoned by the thieves who stole it from a hotel parking lot.

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Hamilton hones Mercedes with fastest time at F1 testing

Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP steers his car during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes at the top of the timesheet for a second straight day of Formula One preseason testing on Saturday.

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Police: NASCAR’s Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend’s race

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Police: NASCAR’s Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend’s race.

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Joey Logano follows Daytona win by taking pole in Atlanta

NASCAR driver Joey Lagano smiles after winning the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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