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Resurgent Vettel dominating F1

As they get ready for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, England, this weekend, a sense of urgency seems to be creeping into the Ferrari, Lotus and Mercedes paddocks. The …


Vettel wins Canadian Grand Prix to extend overall lead

Auto Racing: Sebastian Vettel was so far ahead of the pack in the Canadian Grand Prix that only the walls and the curbs were in his way. The three-time defending …


Rosberg matches feat of his father

MONACO – Even though he matched his father in winning the Monaco Grand Prix, Nico Rosberg believes he’s a long way from completing another father-and-son double by clinching the world …


Alonso back in title race with win at home

Auto racing: Fernando Alonso won the Spanish Grand Prix in front of his home fans in Barcelona, Spain, on Sunday to close the gap on championship leader Sebastian Vettel and …


Foyt misses Sato victory at Long Beach

Takuma Sato became the first Japanese driver to win an IndyCar race on Sunday in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach in California. The win came in Sato’s 52nd …


Knicks clinch No. 2 seed in East

NBA: Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points on 9-for-23 shooting against the rugged Indiana defense, and the New York Knicks clinched the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference with a …


Bristol breakout

Kasey Kahne’s bumper-banging battle with Brad Keselowski was just the warm-up act in an action-packed race on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. Former teammates Denny Hamlin and …


No certainties as F1 gets set to start 2013 season

Formula One is sometimes derided by critics as predictable, yet even the biggest skeptics may concede that the 2013 season is cloaked in uncertainty. At the completion of the last …


Vettel shakes off adversity, wins F1 title

SAO PAULO – Sebastian Vettel found himself spinning around on the track just after the start, watching helplessly as other cars whizzed past him. His Formula One title hopes seemed …


Schumacher will end Formula One career Sunday in Brazil

SAO PAULO, Brazil – Michael Schumacher’s main goal entering his final Formula One race is to have some fun. The seven-time world champion will finish F1’s most successful career at …


Keselowski puts phone on hold

Brad Keselowski is leaving his cellphone behind. Keselowski plans to ditch his phone during NASCAR’s Sprint Cup finale Sunday. His decision comes days after NASCAR fined him $25,000 for having …


Johnson pads lead with win

Jimmie Johnson regained the lead on the final restart, beating Brad Keselowski in an ending two-lap shootout to win Sunday in Fort Worth, Texas, and add to his NASCAR Sprint …


Win at Martinsville puts Johnson in points lead

Jimmie Johnson’s expectations are high at Martinsville Speedway, and his results keep showing why. The five-time series champion raced to his seventh career victory on NASCAR’s trickiest oval Sunday in …


Talladega crash boosts Kenseth

The championship contenders said Talladega Superspeedway would be the wild-card race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. That was an understatement.


Hamlin’s prediction happens

Denny Hamlin stepped out of his car, pointed into the air and took a mighty swing of an invisible baseball bat. Like Babe Ruth did before him (or so the …


Hamilton 7th winner in 7 races

MONTREAL – The Formula One winners’ club keeps getting bigger in an unprecedented season that has had seven different winners in the first seven races. Lewis Hamilton thinks he is …


Kahne wins first NASCAR race of 2012

Welcome to the Hendrick family, Kasey Kahne. Kahne pulled away to victory in the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night in Concord, N.C., winning NASCAR’s longest race for the third time …


Scramble on for Indy 500

IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard is an optimist when it comes to putting 33 cars in this year’s Indianapolis 500. A.J. Foyt is a believer, too.


Sun breaks through, so does Hamlin at Kansas Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The sun shined brightly on Denny Hamlin at Kansas Speedway. At the most opportune of times, too.


Tsonga tops Nadal to reach semifinals

Tennis: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga qualified for the semifinals in the ATP World Tour Finals at the expense of Rafael Nadal, beating the second-ranked Spaniard 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-3 on Thursday in …


Stewart earns third victory in seven Chase races

Tony Stewart hadn’t won a race all season and didn’t list himself as a championship contender when asked to handicap the field before NASCAR’s 10-race playoffs got going. Now, his …


Win moves Johnson to third in Chase

Jimmie Johnson didn’t qualify where he wanted, and his car never quite cooperated during the final practice session at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan. So he spent Saturday evening …


Stewart gains confidence at Indianapolis speedway

Tony Stewart seemed to be on a date with destiny in both of his wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where there was an overwhelming sense in 2005 and 2007 that …


Busch wins on road for first time

The turnaround for Kurt Busch continued Sunday at Sonoma, Calif., with a dominating run at Infineon Raceway that led to his first career road course victory. Busch led a race-high …


Earnhardt gives teammate Johnson push to victory at Talladega

Jimmie Johnson won a Talladega two-step Sunday, edging Clint Bowyer by about a foot with a big push from Dale Earnhardt Jr. The official margin was 0.002 seconds, tied for …


Patient Harvick wins at Fontana

Kevin Harvick isn’t one of those drivers who jumps out front and stays there all the way to the checkers. He’s more of a lingerer and closer, someone who’s able …