NASCAR closer to adding Chicago street racing while competing with Formula 1

Chicago, the nation’s third-largest city, has reportedly agreed to allow NASCAR to hold a race on downtown streets as part of a three-year deal, a major sports news site reported Thursday. The addition of a street race in a major market would be an important step for NASCAR in its fight to increase fan interest … Read more

NASCAR docks points and fines JR Motorsports driver Noah Gragson for ‘intentionally’ causing crash that led to multi-car crash in Xfinity Series race at Road America

NASCAR penalized Noah Gragson on Wednesday for a deliberate and dangerous accident he caused in the Xfinity Series race at Road America. Gragson, who turns 24 this month, received 30 points and a $35,000 NASCAR fine for intentionally crashing into Sage Karam on Saturday at the Wisconsin speedway. NASCAR cited a rule against “intentionally destroying … Read more

NASCAR sanctions Gragson for intentional crash at Road America

NASCAR penalized Noah Gragson on Wednesday for a deliberate and dangerous accident he caused in the Xfinity Series race at Road America. Gragson, who turns 24 this month, received 30 points and a $35,000 NASCAR fine for intentionally crashing into Sage Karam on Saturday at the Wisconsin speedway. NASCAR cited a rule against “intentionally destroying … Read more

Sainz takes first pole, Verstappen booed at British GP

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — It took Carlos Sainz 151 attempts to earn his first pole position in Formula One. Now he’s going after that elusive first win. But starting alongside Sainz on the front row at Sunday’s British Grand Prix will be defending F1 champion Max Verstappen, a year after the crash with Lewis Hamilton … Read more

Hamilton says ‘archaic mindset’ about color must change

PARIS (AP) — Formula One great Lewis Hamilton says the “archaic mentality” has to change after retired champion Nelson Piquet allegedly used a racial slur against him. Hamilton’s comments came after F1 and the FIA ​​condemned the racist language. “It is more than a language. These archaic mentalities must change and have no place in … Read more

Salinas, Hight, Enders and Sampey survive rain in Norwalk

Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals had a little bit of everything, including a lengthy rain delay before the final rounds that gave competitors a little extra time to collect their thoughts and refine their plan of attack. In the end, the plan worked out perfectly for Mike Salinas, Robert Hight, Erica Enders and Angelle Sampey, … Read more

Motorsports like F1, NASCAR, MotoGP are bringing the action to your living room like never before.

1:57 p.m. ET Austin LindberghFC ESPN Tiny cameras mounted on drivers’ helmets are bringing fans closer to the action than ever before. Simon Galloway/Formula E There are so many sensations that fans get lost when they watch a race on television. They don’t see how dramatic the elevation changes are, they don’t crinkle their noses … Read more

Ashley, Capps, Stanfield and Savoie score impressive wins at Bristol

Aaron Stanfield took down Erica Enders in one of the craziest final rounds in Pro Stock class history, while Justin Ashley, Ron Capps and Jerry Savoie also scored victories in the Thunder Valley Nationals at the historic Bristol Dragway. Stanfield and Enders arguably had the top two cars in the Pro Stock class, but the … Read more

Gasly to return to AlphaTauri when F1 ‘silly season’ begins

MONTREAL (AP) — Pierre Gasly is “100% confirmed” to return to AlphaTauri next season, and teams believe Oscar Piastri is ready to move up to a Formula One seat. But Williams expects its line-up to remain unchanged until the end of the year – great news, if true, for Nicholas Latifi – and McLaren boss … Read more

Salinas, Hight, Stanfield and Sampey take top qualifying spots at Bristol

There was plenty of bumping and jolting during Saturday’s two qualifying sessions at Bristol and in the end Friday’s leaders Robert Hight and Angelle Sampey held on to the top qualifying spots in Top Fuel and Pro Stock Motorcycle, respectively, while that Mike Salinas and Aaron Stanfield took the lead. first places in Top Fuel … Read more

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