Automobile racing

Chase Elliott, center, celebrates after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Watkins Glen, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
August 05, 2018 - 8:08 pm
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Like father, like son. Mired in a confounding losing streak since the start of his NASCAR Cup career in 2016, Chase Elliott finally broke into the win column Sunday, holding off road course ace Martin Truex Jr. at Watkins Glen. The son of Hall of Famer Bill Elliott, who...
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Chase Elliott (9) leads Kyle Busch (18) during a NASCAR Cup series auto race, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Watkins Glen, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
August 05, 2018 - 5:34 pm
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race at Watkins Glen (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Chase Elliott has won the NASCAR Cup race at Watkins Glen, holding off Martin Truex Jr in a scintillating finish. Truex ran second to Elliott for the entire final stage before beginning a steady...
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Martin Truex Jr. answers questions during an interview after a practice session for a NASCAR Cup series auto race, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Watkins Glen, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
August 04, 2018 - 3:53 pm
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. has a chance to join former NASCAR greats Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart as kings of NASCAR's roads. Truex is seeking his third consecutive victory on a road course in NASCAR's stop Sunday at Watkins Glen. The 11-turn, 3.4-mile circuit joins Sonoma (...
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August 03, 2018 - 7:19 am
MILTON KEYNES, England (AP) — Daniel Ricciardo is leaving Red Bull at the end of this Formula One season. The Australian driver has been with the Britain-based team since 2014 and has won seven races.
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August 02, 2018 - 2:54 pm
VIENNA (AP) — Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda has undergone a lung transplant. The Vienna General Hospital says the operation was performed Thursday because of a "serious lung illness." It didn't give more specific details in a brief statement and said the 69-year-old Austrian's...
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Kyle Busch celebrates in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, July 29, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
July 29, 2018 - 8:03 pm
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kyle Busch and his Joe Gibbs Racing team were in sync everywhere on the track but victory lane. When it was time to snap photos of the winners, some members flashed one finger, others held up six. Yes, that's one for the win at Pocono Raceway and six for the total this season...
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Daniel Suarez drives down the front stretch during qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa. Suarez advanced to the pole position after Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch failed tech inspection after qualifying. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
July 29, 2018 - 6:19 pm
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway (all times local): ___ 6:15 p.m. Kyle Busch had no one to bump him out of the lead this week and stormed from the bottom half of the field Sunday at Pocono Raceway on the way to his sixth NASCAR Cup victory of the...
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El piloto de Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, celebra en el podio después de ganar el Gran Premio de Hungría de la Fórmula Uno en el Hungaroring de Mogyorod, en el noreste de Budapest, el domingo 29 de julio de 2018. (AP Foto/Laszlo Balogh)
July 29, 2018 - 11:57 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to extend his championship lead over Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton was untroubled as he secured a second straight win, fifth of the season and 67th overall. Vettel was second. "It's great to go into the...
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Kevin Harvick drives down the front stretch during qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa. Harvick qualified on the pole. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
July 28, 2018 - 6:24 pm
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch shared laughs side-by-side on a podium only days after they tangled on a bump-and-run on the track. The front row starters were connected again when their cars failed post-qualifying inspection and the times were disallowed. Harvick had turned a...
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Kurt Busch walks out from the garage area after practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)
July 28, 2018 - 5:19 pm
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kurt Busch found another sport that suits him: The former NASCAR champion traveled to England to watch his wife play polo with a prince. The 2004 NASCAR Cup champ hit the sights in London and cheered on wife Ashley during a charity polo match with Prince Harry. Ashley Busch is...
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