Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Kyle Busch, wife expecting 1st child in 2015

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — NASCAR driver Kyle Busch and his wife are expecting their first child.

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NASCAR star Johnson says no discord with Knaus

NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson sits in his car as he waits to practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Talladega, Ala.  Johnson has one shot to keep his bid for a record-tying seventh championship going. The defending NASCAR champion must win at Talladega to avoid elimination from the Chase. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Six-time and defending NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson dismissed the idea that there is any tension with crew chief Chad Knaus after the two were overheard bickering on their team radio.

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Kenseth regrets nothing in scuffle with Keselowski

Matt Kenseth climbs into his car for practice for Sunday's NASCAR Geico 500 Sprint Cup Series auto race at Talladega Superspeedway Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Talladega, Ala.   (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Matt Kenseth would not change anything about his actions in a post-race scuffle with Brad Keselowski at Charlotte, where tempers flared as several drivers slipped to the edge of elimination in NASCAR’s championship race.

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Bianchi remains in ‘critical but stable condition’

Marussia driver Jules Bianchi's car is seen in the Marussia pit during the first free practice at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. The Marussia Formula One team says it will run only one car at the inaugural Russian Grand Prix this weekend as a sign of respect for its injured driver Bianchi. The inaugural Russian GP will be held on Sunday in Sochi, the Black Sea resort that hosted this year's Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

SUZUKA, Japan (AP) — Formula One team Marussia has hit back at claims it contributed to Jules Bianchi’s life-threatening crash at the Japanese Grand Prix by urging him to ignore yellow warning flags.

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Earnhardt: “Going to Talladega to try to win”

A ball of fire shoots from the back of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s (88) car as his crew pushes him off pit road during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Bank of America 500 auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Keane)

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. has no issues with NASCAR’s championship format, even as he heads to Talladega Superspeedway on the brink of elimination.

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