Autos: News

New York banning cars from Central Park

Monday  12:06,   23 april 2018

New York City's Central Park will kick out cars this summer after more than a century.The move, which aims to cut down on traffic accidents and air pollution in the most-visited urban park in the United States, takes effect on June 27, the mayor [...]

Safe driving app says these are motorists' worst habits

Monday  11:56,   23 april 2018

EverDrive says we need to lay off the phone and slow down.The EverDrive app uses the sensors inside your phone -- such as GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope and even whether the screen is on or off -- to determine your driving habits. The app collected[...]

IndyCar driver Hinchcliffe goes into hilarious detail about personal situation

Monday  06:15,   23 april 2018
For The Win

"You're talking to a man who just wet himself."IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe just couldn't hold it anymore at Sunday's Honda Indy Grand Prix of[...]

Kyle Busch, Harvick take battle for NASCAR supremacy to Talladega

Monday  06:05,   23 april 2018

The debate over the best driver in the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season is unlikely to be settled next Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. That’s because the Alabama track is not only the series’ largest and fastest, it’s also the most[...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says Redskins are ‘nation’s team’ and wants to be ‘relevant’ again

Monday  03:06,   23 april 2018
Redskins Wire

NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr. doesn't hide his affinity for the Washington Redskins. He also doesn't hold back when asked about the team.Asked Saturday about the Redskins and their direction, Earnhardt says "…we just want to be relevant,"[...]

IndyCar race goes under red flag, to resume Monday

Monday  02:25,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

IndyCar has parked the cars at Barber Motorsports Park because of track conditions. Other drivers weren't so happy with earlier[...]

Kyle Busch pulls away at Richmond for 3rd Cup win a row

Sunday  18:05,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

Kyle Busch pulled away on a restart in a two-lap overtime sprint to the finish Saturday night for his third consecutive NASCAR's Cup Series victory.RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Kyle Busch raced to his third straight victory, celebrated, and then got[...]

Truex's race gets derailed by late pit stop: "We beat ourselves"

Sunday  07:55,   22 april 2018

Martin Truex Jr. started from pole and led the most laps at Richmond Raceway, but he ended the night in the 14th position. That's because on the second to last pit stop, the No. 78 team fumbled and it cost Truex big time. He fell from second to[...]

Kyle Busch charges from back to win at Richmond in overtime

Sunday  05:15,   22 april 2018
NBC Sports

Kyle Busch scores his third consecutive win of the season.The last time two different drivers won three consecutive races in the same season was 2015 with Busch and Joey[...]

Josef Newgarden wins pole for Grand Prix of Alabama

Sunday  00:55,   22 april 2018
NBC Sports

Under scattered clouds, Driver Name grabbed the pole for the Grand Prix of Alabama with a speed of 122.550 mph.Hunter-Reay, Hinchcliffe, Wickens, and Andretti also advance to the fast 12.Taking the final slot was Jones with a speed of 119.835 mph[...]

Despite 'disappointing start' to weekend, Hamlin remains optimistic

Saturday  21:30,   21 april 2018

Although Denny Hamlin battled the handling of his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry throughout the first practice of the weekend, he still aims for Victory Lane Saturday night. Denny Hamlin clocked in 29th in the first of two practice sessions at [...]

IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama final practice report

Saturday  21:30,   21 april 2018
NBC Sports

Will Power posted the fastest time in the third practice session for the IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama, while Ed Jones spunRookie Robert Wickens (122.552 mph) was second fast, foretelling a continuation of his incredible rookie[...]

NASCAR at Richmond 2018: Odds, fantasy advice, prediction, sleepers, drivers to watch

Saturday  18:10,   21 april 2018
Sporting News

Odds, fantasy advice, prediction, sleepers, drivers to watch for the ninth race of the NASCAR Cup season, the Toyota Owners 400.After an extended weekend in Tennessee, NASCAR heads to Richmond Raceway Saturday night for the ninth race of the Cup[...]

Points leader Kyle Busch: Kevin Harvick has the edge

Saturday  18:10,   21 april 2018

NASCAR Cup series points leader Kyle Busch says that Stewart-Haas Racing's Kevin Harvick is still "a little bit better" than he is in the 2018 season. Busch has risen to the lead of the standings after back-to-back victories in the two [...]

Kyle Larson moving on from Bristol finish, looking to win again at Richmond

Saturday  18:10,   21 april 2018
NBC Sports

Kyle Larson seeks to score his second consecutive Richmond Cup victory tonight.After losing the lead with six laps to go and finishing second to Kyle Busch at Bristol, a frustrated Kyle Larson headed back to his[...]