Posts Tagged Automobile racing

People’s race car still needs money for Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jill Reynolds sat in class every Wednesday in May while growing up on Indianapolis’ north side during the 1960s and ’70s hoping her father would soon be arriving to take her to a “dentist” or “doctor’s” appointment.

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Rosberg expects another tight race in Shanghai

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain adjusts his cap during the press conference ahead of Sunday's Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, China Thursday, April 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

SHANGHAI (AP) — Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg expects another tight race with teammate Lewis Hamilton this weekend at the Chinese Grand Prix, although hopefully with a different ending.

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Ky. Highway Safety to sponsor Nationwide event

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Office of Highway Safety will be the title sponsor for Kentucky Speedway’s June 27 NASCAR Nationwide Series race.

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Court rejects Red Bull appeal for Ricciardo

Red Bull technical director Adrian Newey, right, and Red Bull team principal Christian Horner, second right, attend the International Automobile Federation (FIA) Appeal Court hearing, Paris, Monday, April 14, 2014. The dispute resolution tribunal for motorsport is hearing Red Bull's case against the disqualification of Daniel Ricciardo from the Australian Grand Prix. (AP Photo/Eric Vargiolu, Pool)

PARIS (AP) — Red Bull is “disappointed” but now focused on the upcoming Chinese Grand Prix after a court on Tuesday rejected its appeal against the disqualification of driver Daniel Ricciardo at the season-opening race in Australia.

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Indy 500 gives teams 2nd chance to make field

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The new qualifying format for the Indianapolis 500 now allows any entry that has not made the field at the end of the first day a chance to make the last row of the grid on the second day.

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