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  • Simon Pagenaud takes IndyCar pole at Auto Club Speedway

    Simon Pagenaud takes IndyCar pole at Auto Club Speedway
    FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — The Southern California heat did nothing to slow Team Penske. Simon Pagenaud earned his second career IndyCar pole and teammate Helio Castroneves finished right behind him, giving Team Penske the top two spots in...
  • NASCAR's Jeff Gordon takes spin down memory lane

    When Jeff Gordon visited Rio Linda, Calif., this week, he walked back in time. Suddenly, NASCAR's most famous driver was reliving his childhood, surrounded by youngsters not much older than he was when he first drove a quarter-midget race car at tiny Roy...
  • Ford focuses on racing performance

    Some might say Dave Pericak has a lot of work ahead of him. But for the new director of Global Ford Performance, challenges are a necessary and rewarding part of the job. Pericak joined Ford in 1994, working at a parts plant, and has worked his way up...
  • NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. backs ban on Confederate flag

    Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR's most popular driver, called the Confederate flag "offensive to an entire race" Friday while voicing his support for it being removed from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse. NASCAR this week said it backs South...
  • Allmendinger wins NASCAR pole at Sonoma

    SONOMA, Calif. Once again, AJ Allmendinger could be on the road to a spot in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' championship chase. Allmendinger, who qualified for last year's Chase for the Cup by winning on the road course at Watkins Glen, won the pole...
  • NASCAR shifting power back into drivers' hands with aero changes

    NASCAR shifting power back into drivers' hands with aero changes
    Traditionally, NASCAR has treated drivers like little annoying children. Nobody pays much attention to them. But it looks like Brian France and Mike Helton must be taking some of them fancy new-agey parenting lessons. You know the type: where...
  • NASCAR tweaking rules for car specs

    NASCAR tweaking rules for car specs
    NASCAR is tweaking the aerodynamic package for next month's Sprint Cup race at Kentucky Speedway in an attempt to improve competitive racing and a driver's ability to pass. NASCAR is tweaking the aerodynamic package for next month's Sprint Cup race at...
  • Microsoft named official tech partner of NASCAR

    As part of a multi-year agreement, Microsoft has been named the official technology partner of NASCAR and a major technology partner of Hendrick Motorsports. NASCAR and Hendrick Motorsports will adopt the new Windows 10 platform and Microsoft Azure, a...
  • NASCAR backs effort to remove Confederate flag from S.C. Statehouse

    NASCAR, a sport with a rich Southern heritage, announced on Tuesday that it supported the effort by South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse. NASCAR sanctions several races in...
  • NASCAR distances itself from Confederate flag after massacre

    Confederate flags are as easy to find at NASCAR races as cutoff jeans, cowboy hats and beer. They fly over motorhomes. They adorn clothing. They are regular fixtures, just like Ford and Chevrolet, and that is unlikely to change any time soon. NASCAR...
  • The fast and the luckiest: Fire's Johnson wins Lamborghini

    The fast and the luckiest: Fire's Johnson wins Lamborghini
    The experience of driving a Lamborghini lives up to the hype, according to Fire goalkeeper Sean Johnson.  "Absolutely, it's a raging bull," said Johnson, winner of a one-year lease on a Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2.  He emerged victorious in the...