Formula One

Fernando Alonso, of Spain, drives through the first turn during the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Friday, May 26, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 27, 2017 - 10:09 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — One of IndyCar's all-time greats will lead the field to green at the Indianapolis 500. All eyes, though, will be one row behind Scott Dixon as Fernando Alonso makes his debut in "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing." Alonso has never raced on an oval before, never raced an Indy car...
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Fernando Alonso, of Spain, climbs out of his car during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 20, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 21, 2017 - 6:45 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso spent will start fifth in his Indianapolis 500 debut next weekend. He finished with a four-lap average of 231.300 mph in qualifying Sunday — after making an engine change. The Spaniard was the first driver to top 231 on all four laps...
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Fernando Alonso, of Spain, climbs out of his car during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 20, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 21, 2017 - 6:12 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will start fifth in his Indianapolis 500 debut next weekend. He finished with a four-lap average of 231.300 mph in qualifying Sunday — after making an engine change. The Spaniard was the first driver to top 231 on all four laps. It's...
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May 21, 2017 - 3:30 am
NASCAR-CHARLOTTE-ALL-STAR OPEN Bowyer, Blaney, Suarez and Elliott round out All-Star field CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Daniel Suarez, Ryan Blaney and Clint Bowyer raced their way into the NASCAR All-Star race Saturday night by winning stages of the qualifying race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. They'll be...
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Ed Carpenter celebrates with his crew after he qualified with the fastest time during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 20, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 20, 2017 - 8:58 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ed Carpenter turned a tough draw into a winning hand Saturday. Now he has to do it all over again. The only full-time owner-driver in the IndyCar Series took advantage of a cooling early evening track for a four-lap average of 230.468 mph on the first day of Indianapolis 500...
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Sebastien Bourdais, of France, unpacks his helmet as he prepares to drive during a practice session for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Friday, May 19, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 19, 2017 - 7:37 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sebastien Bourdais took a deep breath Friday. After an early race-day exit last weekend and an engine change Thursday night, he moved into position to contend for the Indianapolis 500 pole. The Dale Coyne Racing driver jumped to the top of the speed chart with some extra...
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FILE - In this May 29, 2016, file photo, Martin Truex Jr (78) and Joey Logano (22) lead the field out of Turn 4 for the start of the Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 15, 2017 - 2:45 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The longest race on the NASCAR schedule will now be one of the most valuable. NASCAR on Monday said the Coca-Cola 600 will be split into four stages when it is run at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Memorial Day weekend. At 600 miles, the race is the longest by 100 miles over...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
May 14, 2017 - 11:24 am
MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Thanks to superior strategy and some help from his teammate, Lewis Hamilton tightened the early title race in Formula One after beating Sebastian Vettel to win the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday. Hamilton saw his advantage of a pole position evaporate when Vettel beat him to...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
May 14, 2017 - 10:21 am
MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton beat Sebastian Vettel to win the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, tightening Formula One's intense title fight. Vettel edged past the pole-sitting Hamilton at the first corner, but the British driver overtook Vettel's Ferrari with more than 20 laps left while...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
May 14, 2017 - 9:56 am
MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton beat Sebastian Vettel to win the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, tightening Formula One's intense title fight. Vettel edged past the pole-sitting Hamilton at the first corner, but the British driver overtook Vettel's Ferrari with more than 20 laps left while...
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