Posts Tagged Automobile racing

9-time Le Mans champion Tom Kristensen to retire

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Nine-time Le Mans champion Tom Kristensen will retire from racing at the end of the month.

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Hamilton-Rosberg duel finally decided in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — With double points on offer in the Formula One finale, there could yet be a bitter twist to the fascinating title duel between Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

Kevin Harvick celebrates winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16,2014 in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Harvick jostled his 2-year-old son on his lap, egging him on to speak into the microphone and tell the world his daddy was the NASCAR champion.

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Hamlin has A-list advantage for championship race

Denny Hamlin drives in the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Michael Jordan was one of Denny Hamlin’s biggest fans in the pits, rooting on the NASCAR star as he fell short of winning the Sprint Cup championship.

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Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

Kevin Havick drives in the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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