Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Ruffalo brings energy message to NASCAR crowd

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Mark Ruffalo had a big smile on his face as he signed ticket stubs and posed for pictures at Chicagoland Speedway. A steady stream of fans approached the actor from all angles, but he made it look as if it was a small party with a bunch of old friends.

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F1 championship leader Rosberg wins German GP

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany celebrates winning the German Formula One Grand Prix in Hockenheim, Germany, Sunday, July 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

HOCKENHEIM, Germany (AP) — Nico Rosberg won the German Grand Prix on Sunday to stretch his lead in the Formula One drivers’ championship over Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton, who finished third after starting 20th.

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IndyCar Series in Toronto rained out

France's Sebastien Bourdais, centre, celebrates qualifying in pole position for first race of a weekend doubleheader at the IndyCar auto race in Toronto on Saturday, July 19, 2014.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

TORONTO (AP) — Let’s race two.

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Mitchell gets 1st career ARCA win

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Mason Mitchell won Saturday’s ARCA Racing Series event at Chicagoland Speedway for his first career victory on the circuit.

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Bourdais wins IndyCar pole at Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — Sebastien Bourdais won his first open-wheel pole since 2007 on Saturday, taking the top spot for the first IndyCar Series race of a doubleheader weekend at Toronto.

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