• In this Jan. 21. 2016, file photo, Hendrick Motorsports team owner Rick Hendrick , center, poses with his drivers from left to right, Jimmie Johnson, Chase Elliott, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C. Keeping a dynasty seems even more challenging than creating one. Just ask Hall of Fame car owner Rick Hendrick.  The NASCAR titan has fielded 11 Sprint Cup champions over the past 21 years, won 242 Sprint Cup races and just two seasons ago had all four of his star drivers_ Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne _ in the 16-team championship chase. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, File)

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. to miss at least 2 more races

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. has not been cleared by doctors to return to racing and will miss at least two more races — at Michigan and Darlington — as he recovers from a concussion.

  • Mikhail Aleshin, of Russia, (7) follows Josef Newgarden (21) through turn one during the Pocono IndyCar 500 auto race Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, in Long Pond, Pa. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Will Power wins IndyCar race at Pocono; closes points gap

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Will Power continued his late-season surge, holding pole-sitter Mikhail Aleshin at bay after a final restart and won the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway on Monday.

  • Kevin Harvick, right, celebrates after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race with Bass Pro Shops founder John Morris, center, and Jeff Hall, manager of Bass Pro Shops of Bristol, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 in Bristol, Tenn. The race was delayed Saturday night due to severe weather. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

    Get a Grip: Harvick loves new Bristol Motor Speedway

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick believes Bristol Motor Speedway is on to something. Now, he wants similar tracks to follow that lead.

  • Kevin Harvick, right, celebrates after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race with Bass Pro Shops founder John Morris, center, and Jeff Hall, manager of Bass Pro Shops of Bristol, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 in Bristol, Tenn. The race was delayed Saturday night due to severe weather. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

    Kevin Harvick wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick wasn’t worried about his poor qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. In fact, starting 24th gave Harvick exactly what he wanted to win at Bristol Motor Speedway.

  • Rain postpones IndyCar race at Pocono until Monday

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — The IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway has been postponed until Monday because of rain.

  • World champion Sebastien Ogier wins Rally of Germany

    TRIER, Germany (AP) — World champion Sebastien Ogier won the Rally of Germany for the third time Sunday, extending his championship lead to 169 points.

  • People look at the threatening sky as stormy weather delays the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 ,in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

    NASCAR Sprint Cup race stopped due to rain

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — The Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway was stopped because of continuing bad weather in the area.

  • In this photo provided by the NHRA, Del Worsham drives in Funny Car qualifying Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals drage races in Brainerd, Minn. Worsham took the provisional qualifying lead with a 3.856-second pass at 326.71 mph. (Marc Gewertz/NHRA via AP)

    Brown, Capps sweep NHRA’s rain-delayed Washington finals

    BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — Antron Brown and Ron Capps gave Don Schumacher Racing a sweep of the rain-delayed final rounds of the NHRA Northwest Nationals on Saturday at Brainerd International Raceway.

  • Ogier grabs Rally of Germany lead from Mikkelsen on 2nd day

    TRIER, Germany (AP) — World champion Sebastien Ogier seized the lead from Volkswagen teammate Andreas Mikkelsen to move closer to his third Rally of Germany victory on the second day.

  • Erik Jones makes his way around Bristol Motor Speedway during qualifying for a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016 in Bristol, Tenn. Jones won the pole. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

    Surprise: Dillon wins Xfinity race at Bristol in wild finish

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Austin Dillon took off on a final restart in overtime to win the Xfinity race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night after leaders Kyle Busch crashed and Brad Keselowski ran out of gas four laps from the scheduled end.