• August 28, 2016

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Rahal makes last-lap pass to win IndyCar race at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Graham Rahal lifted his arm over his head just as he reached the finish line at Texas Motor Speedway, then glanced to his right to make sure he had won the race.

Bowman excited to fill in for Earnhardt again

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Alex Bowman should have plenty of fans this weekend at Michigan International Speedway in his return to NASCAR Sprint Cup racing.

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 wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick passed Denny Hamlin for the lead with 70 laps to go and held to win at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday, ending a two-day, water-logged ordeal.

NASCAR Sprint Cup race stopped once more for rain

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — The water-logged Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway was called after just 48 of 500 laps were run because of rainstorms throughout Saturday night.

Top dirt-track racer Bryan Clauson dies from crash injuries

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bryan Clauson, a popular driver considered by many to be the top dirt-track racer in the country, died Sunday night from injuries suffered in a crash during a race in Kansas. He was 27.

Denny Hamlin wins at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Denny Hamlin wasn't about to get shoved aside again.

Sprint Car star Clauson hospitalized after crash in Kansas

Sprint Car driver Bryan Clauson remained hospitalized Sunday in critical condition following a harrowing accident in the Belleville (Kansas) Midget Nationals USAC midget race.

Carl Edwards wins Sprint Cup pole at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Carl Edwards, who won the pole at Watkins Glen International, has become somewhat of a master at qualifying on NASCAR's two Sprint Cup road courses.

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'I want to race. I'm not ready to quit.'

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Say this about Dale Earnhardt Jr. — he follows doctor's orders.

Tony Stewart to drive 'throwback' car at Southern 500

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart says his car's paint scheme for the Sept. 4 Southern 500 will mirror that of Bobby Allison's when he won at Darlington Raceway in 1971 and 1972.

Earnhardt to miss 2+ more races because of concussion

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss at least two more races while he recovers from a concussion.

Buescher emerges in the fog at Pocono for 1st career Cup win

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Chris Buescher sat in his Ford, hoping that the fog would stick over Pocono and the cloud over the rookie's middling season would start to lift.

Rain postpones NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono to Monday

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

Kyle Busch hopes he's on track to finally win at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kyle Busch's next attempt at a weekend sweep should come at his race shop.

Earnhardt says no change in concussion-like symptoms

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his concussion-like symptoms haven't changed and his return to NASCAR doesn't appear imminent.

Earnhardt completes season sweep at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. traded hats, waited for his cue, and flashed three fingers for the cameras.

Area experts pick Johnson, Earnhardt for Coke Zero 400

The Coke Zero 400 will take place in Daytona on Saturday night.

Close finish at Fontana due to late-race tire mishaps

Kyle Busch took first place in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Auto Club 400 on Sunday in Fontana, Calif. 

Hamlin, Kenseth win Daytona qualifying races

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Denny Hamlin is still undefeated in 2014, winning the second Daytona 500 qualifying race Thursday night as he coolly pulled away from the field as chaos erupted behind him.

Glover named technical director of Touring Series

Duchardt promoted to No. 3 at Hendrick Motorsports

Duchardt promoted to No. 3 at Hendrick Motorsports

Busch quickly back on the road after Brickyard