• Matt Kenseth, right, talks to crew members before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race in Concord, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

    Matt Kenseth wins pole once again at Charlotte

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Matt Kenseth is back in a familiar spot at Charlotte Motor Speedway — sitting on the pole.

    Updated: 7:05 pm

  • Charlotte paints track to mark restart zones

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Motor Speedway has painted lines on the race track to mark where the restart zone will begin and end Saturday night.

  • Chase Elliott climbs into his car before practice for the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race in Concord, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

    Earnhardt forced to make hard decisions for JR Motorsports

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. has tried for five years to push Josh Berry’s career forward. He got him one Xfinity Series start this year driving for JR Motorsports, and was ecstatic when Berry turned it into a seventh-place finish last month at Richmond.

    Updated: 3:45 pm

  • Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain talks with a reporter during an interview at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One track , in Sochi, Russia, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

    Hamilton hopeful of closing in on 3rd F1 title at Sochi GP

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — As he closes in on his third Formula One drivers’ title, Lewis Hamilton is hopeful the conditions in Russia won’t work against his Mercedes team.

  • Kevin Harvick celebrates in Victory Lane after he won the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

    Harvick victory celebration raises eyebrows among rivals

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — First, Kevin Harvick embarrassed the field with a dominating victory at Dover.

  • Ecclestone says F1 could be sold in 2015, 3 potential buyers

    Formula One commercial chief Bernie Ecclestone said Tuesday that the motorsport series could be sold this year and there are three interested buyers.

  • Latvala wins Tour of Corsica

    AGOSTA PLAGE, Corsica (AP) — Jari-Matti Latvala won the Tour of Corsica on Sunday for his third world rally championship victory this season and 15th of his career.

  • John Wes Townley wins NASCAR Truck race at Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — John Wes Townley won the NASCAR Camping World Truck race Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, an event marred by Austin Theriault’s head-on crash into a wall.

  • Tandy, Pilet win Petit Le Mans in Porsche GT

    BRASELTON, Ga. (AP) — Nick Tandy teamed with Patrick Pilet in the No. 911 Porsche GT Le Mans class car to win the IMSA Petit Le Mans endurance race in an all-day downpour Sunday at Road Atlanta.

  • Brittany Force breaks Maple Grove records

    MOHNTON, Pa. (AP) — Brittany Force broke both of her career marks Saturday with a 3.725-second pass at 331.53 mph to take the No. 1 spot in Top Fuel qualifying in the NHRA Keystone Nationals