Category Archives: racing

F1: Niki Lauda thinks Max Verstappen penalty ‘worst I’ve ever seen’

FROM RACER.COM
Niki Lauda weighed in on the penalty handed out to Max Verstappen in the United States Grand Prix, describing the decision as “the worst I’ve ever seen.”

Verstappen was penalized for leaving the track

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NASCAR Cup: Furniture Row Racing team member passes away

James “Jim” Watson (photo courtesy of Furniture Row Racing)
By AMANDA VINCENT
James “Jim” Watson of the Furniture Row Racing team in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series passed away as a result of a heart

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NASCAR Cup: Martin Truex Jr. on pole at Kansas, Ryan Blaney’s time thrown out

On Oct. 20, 2017, Martin Truex Jr. wins the pole for the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway, scheduled for Oct. 22, 2017 (photo courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR).
By AMANDA VINCENT
Martin Truex Jr.

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IndyCar: cockpit shield test planned

FROM MOTORSPORT.COM
IndyCar’s president of competition and operations Jay Frye says he’s hoping to have a cockpit-protection shield tested on track in the next two months.
While Formula 1 plans to introduce the Halo device on

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Charlotte Motor Speedway ‘roval’ needs test race before playoffs

The “roval” oval/road-course hybrid at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., was tested earlier this week, and the course will not only be one of the 10 tracks in the 2018 playoffs, its Sept.

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NASCAR Cup: Carl Edwards honored for sportsmanship

Carl Edwards (photo courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR)
By AMANDA VINCENT
Former Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver and Columbia, Mo., native, Carl Edwards, is one of nine recipients of 2017 Musial Awards presented by

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NASCAR Cup: Jeffrey Earnhardt stays with Circle Sport-TMG in 2018

No. 33 Circle Sport-TMG Chevrolet of Jeffrey Earnhardt (photo courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR)
By AMANDA VINCENT
Jeffrey Earnhardt will continue with the No. 33 Circle Sport-TMG Chevrolet team in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup

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NASCAR Cup: Brad Keselowski wins Talladega wreck-fest

No. 2 Team Penske Ford of Brad Keselowski (photo courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR)
By AMANDA VINCENT
Brad Keselowski got by Ryan Newman on the final lap of the Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on

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NASCAR Cup: Brad Keselowski makes 300th start

Brad Keselowski (photo courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR)
By AMANDA VINCENT
Sunday’s Alabama 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway will mark the 300th Cup Series start for Brad Keselowski, driver

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NASCAR Cup: 22 teams miss practice time at Talladega Superspeedway

By AMANDA VINCENT
In all, 22 team/drivers were docked time in one of two practice sessions at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway on Friday as preparations were made for Sunday’s Alabama 500, the second of three races

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