NASCAR / Motor Racing

Kyle Busch dominates to win at Chicagoland

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Pole-sitter Kyle Busch dominated from start to finish, leading 195 of 200 laps en route to winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Dollar General 300 at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday. ... Read More »

NASCAR tweaks restart rules before Chicago race

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — NASCAR tweaked its restart rules and will allow the second-place driver to beat the leader to the start-finish line. The announcement was made Sunday at the pre-race driver... Read More »

Dream beat Fever in OT to secure playoff berth

ATLANTA (AP) — Angel McCoughtry scored 30 points and Erika de Souza added 17 points and 14 rebounds to help the Atlanta Dream clinch a playoff spot with an 80-80 overtime victory over the Indiana Fever... Read More »

Too Tough To Run? Darlington to hold marathon

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — A new set of racers will find out if Darlington Raceway is "Too Tough To Tame" at the track's first-ever marathon. Track organizers announced the series of races this... Read More »

Keselowski picks Logano to win NASCAR championship

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Brad Keselowski was probably a dark horse at best to win the Sprint Cup championship a year ago. This year, he's got his money on a long shot. The defending... Read More »

Gordon wins pole at Richmond, Kurt Busch second

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jeff Gordon will try to race his way into NASCAR's playoffs from the pole position. The four-time champion turned a track-record qualifying lap of 130.599 mph at Richmond... Read More »

Keselowski wins Nationwide race at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Brad Keselowski passed Brian Scott on a restart with 11 laps to go Friday night and pulled away after another restart with six laps remaining to go to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series... Read More »

Ross Chastain takes Truck pole in Iowa

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Ross Chastain took the pole Saturday night for the NASCAR Truck Series race Sunday at Iowa Speedway, edging Erik Jones for the top spot. Chastain had a lap at 137.147... Read More »

Edwards wins race, Keselowski misses Chase

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — NASCAR will have a new champion this year as the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship will go on without Brad Keselowski. The reigning champion failed to make the 12-driver... Read More »

Buescher wins NASCAR Trucks race in Iowa

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — James Buescher took control during a second green-white-checkered finish and held on to win the NASCAR Trucks series race at Iowa Speedway on Sunday. It was the second... Read More »