Jimmie Johnson's start to the NASCAR season is not worthy of a seven-time champion.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set a blistering time in his final lap of qualifying to take pole position at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday for a record seventh time, outpacing his nearest rival by a sizable 0.664 seconds.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — PNC Bank has partnered with a professional sports league for the first time by becoming NASCAR's official bank and official wealth management company.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Indianapolis 500, an American staple on ABC for 53 years, will have a new television home next season.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Helio Castroneves was back running laps at Barber Motorsports Park on Tuesday, getting valuable laps and reuniting with his Penske teammates.
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. saw nothing but clean air and green flags down the stretch in his first victory of the new NASCAR Cup season.
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. claimed the pole for the NASCAR Cup series race in Fontana after a qualifying session in which 13 drivers didn't complete a lap.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Lowe's, one of the last remaining corporate giants in NASCAR, announced Wednesday that it will not sponsor seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson after this season, an ominous sign for the nation's top racing series.
TURIN, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton is "super relaxed" amid ongoing contract negotiations with Mercedes and the four-time world champion hinted it could be his last deal as a Formula One driver.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kevin Harvick knows how to get around ISM Raceway — and channel his anger.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kevin Harvick is at his best when he's mad, so much so that former crew chief Gil Martin used to try to rile him up during races.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — There was never a question if Sebastien Bourdais would return to racing after suffering serious injuries from a crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday at ISM Raceway (all times local):
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Robert Wickens has zero IndyCar experience and has never raced through St. Petersburg. To figure out what he needed to do, the Canadian turned to YouTube and binge-watched over two days every previous event around the temporary street course.
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kevin Harvick left everyone else behind the last two weeks in Atlanta and Las Vegas. He figures to be even harder to beat Sunday at ISM Raceway, the mile oval in the foothills outside Phoenix where he has a record eight victories.