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IndyCar racing doing well, will only get better, says Tony Kanaan

In ninth place and 133 points behind leader Josef Newgarden, Tony Kanaan may not be a part of this year’s Verizon IndyCar’s series championship chase. But Kanaan, one of the most veteran drivers on the circuit, finds it amusing to watch how the battle for No. 1 is shaping up entering the season’s...

  • 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore [Pictures]

    2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore

    Look through pictures of the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore.

  • Pictures: Baltimore's Checkered Flag Girls

    Pictures: Baltimore's Checkered Flag Girls

    As roving ambassadors for Labor Day weekend's Baltimore Grand Prix, the Checkered Flag Girls will be appearing throughout the area in the weeks leading up to the event. With hundreds of thousands of car-crazed visitors expected for the three-day event, the Checkered Flag Girls may have their work...

  • Pictures: 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup race winners

    2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup race winners

    Changes to rules this season expanded the Chase for the Championship field from 12 to 16. Any driver who scored a victory in the first 26 races of the season clinched a spot in the postseason, which started at Chicagoland with Brad Keselowski's 5th victory of the campaign.

  • The 98th Indianapolis 500

    The 98th Indianapolis 500

    American Ryan Hunter-Reay edges three-time winner Helio Castroneves to win the Indy 500 in the second-closest finish in history.

  • Baltimore Grand Prix [Pictures]

    Inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix

    Check out race and event photos from the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix. Upload your images in our reader photo gallery.

  • Pictures: Baltimore Grand Prix

    Baltimore Grand Prix Plan

    The inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix road race will hit the Inner Harbor Labor Day weekend. Here are some photos of the lead-up to the event, which begins Sept. 2.

  • Joey Logano finds NASCAR playoff hopes 'encumbered' by technical circumstances

    Joey Logano finds NASCAR playoff hopes 'encumbered' by technical circumstances

    Once upon a time, Joey Logano seemed easy money to make the NASCAR Cup playoffs. Look at the steady and smooth progression. He finished eighth in 2013 and has since wound up fourth, sixth and second. But the 27-year-old is 13th in points this season and on a slippery slope. He is “kinda” winless...

  • Sebastian Vettel overcomes steering problem to win Hungarian Grand Prix

    Sebastian Vettel overcomes steering problem to win Hungarian Grand Prix

    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel overcame technical difficulties to win a tense Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday and extend his championship lead over rival Lewis Hamilton to 14 points heading into the summer break. The four-time Formula One champion made a decent start from pole position, crucially holding...

  • Josef Newgarden takes checkered flag for second consecutive IndyCar race

    Josef Newgarden takes checkered flag for second consecutive IndyCar race

    Josef Newgarden dominated at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on the way to his second straight IndyCar victory at the Honda Indy 200 on Sunday. Newgarden was not challenged most of the day on the 90-lap, 2.2-mile course and finished 5.156 seconds ahead of Team Penske teammate Will Power, the pole-sitter....

  • Kyle Busch breaks through for his win of 2017 and first Cup victory ever at Pocono

    Kyle Busch breaks through for his win of 2017 and first Cup victory ever at Pocono

    Kyle Busch ended a couple of droughts in the sunshine of the Pocono Mountains on Sunday night. Busch picked up his first win of 2017 and his first win ever in the top NASCAR series at Pocono. Busch took the lead from Kevin Harvick with 16 laps left and wouldn't be caught as he pulled away to the...

  • Ryan Preece earns Xfinity Series win at Iowa Speedway

    Ryan Preece earns Xfinity Series win at Iowa Speedway

    Ryan Preece had waited his whole career for a chance to race in a car as strong as the No. 20 Toyota of Joe Gibbs Racing. Preece then went out and proved what he could do with top-notch equipment. The 26-year-old Preece survived a green-white-checkered finish to win the NASCAR Xfinity race Saturday...

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