- Column: JGR's Talladega strategy was perfect for playoffs
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — When Sweden beat the U.S. women's soccer team during the Olympics by using a conservative strategy, goalie Hope Solo was lambasted for calling the winners "a bunch of cowards."
- Hamlin advances in Chase without help from teammates
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Joe Gibbs Racing used meticulous strategy when Denny Hamlin won the season-opening Daytona 500. To continue his championship chances, he was on his own.
- Logano wins Talladega to advance in NASCAR's playoffs
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — When an engine failure knocked title favorite Martin Truex Jr. from NASCAR's playoffs, the rest of the top contenders got a little bit of breathing room.
- Pop stars and fast cars: Taylor Swift plays Formula One
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — With their red, white and blue tutus and Taylor Swift T-shirts, Rachel Emling and Mikala Crews were everything Formula One wanted at the U.S. Grand Prix: young fans who would travel across the country for a mix of pop stars and fast cars.
- Truex wins pole after bolt from confiscated at Talladega
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. showed up at Talladega Superspeedway determined to be at the front of the field and in control of his chances in NASCAR's playoffs.
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