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MotoGP Grand Prix of Australia 2014 Results: Winner, Standings and Reaction

Valentino Rossi won a dramatic MotoGP Grand Prix of Australia at Phillip Island ahead of Yamaha teammates Jorge Lorenzo and Bradley Smith. The result was confirmed on Twitter by the official MotoGP account: It was the 250th premier-class...Show More Summary

Terry Labonte Announces Retirement from NASCAR After Talladega Race

Sunday's Geico 500 will be the final race in Terry Labonte's nearly four-decade-long NASCAR career. The 57-year-old announced he will retire after 37 years in the sport, per The Associated Press (via ESPN.com). "You know, it's only about the third time I've said this is going to be my last race," Labonte said on Saturday. Show More Summary

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has everything on the line, nothing to worry about

TALLADEGA, Ala. - There's a certain freedom that comes with having nothing left to lose, with knowing that the only way you can win is a bottom-of-the-ninth grand slam, a miracle Hail Mary heave. Half-measures are worthless, good-job-good-effort...Show More Summary

Three Races Remain, Three Points Separate Three Drivers Battling For Third

While Chase Elliott’s lead in the NASCAR Nationwide Series driver standings has grown to a hefty 42 points over second-place Regan Smith, the battle between third, fourth and fifth is separated by a mere three points with three races remaining. Richard Childress Racing’s Brian Scott, currently third in the standings, is just two points ahead [...]

Ganassi Drivers Look To Play Spoiler For Second Straight Week

Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson failed to make the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, but they may have impacted its results at Charlotte last week. McMurray and Larson took precious points away from championship-qualifying drivers by posting respective finishes of third and sixth. Both members of the Ganassi duo will [...]

Danica Patrick: Latest News and 2014 Sprint Cup Standings Ahead of Talladega

A late wreck thwarted what appeared to be a promising run for Danica Patrick in Charlotte Motor Speedway and resulted in just her second finish outside the top 20 in the last seven races. The accident involved Patrick and Joey Logano, with Ryan Newman narrowly missing the two drivers. Show More Summary

The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Talladega II

Up next, it’s the main event. It’s the show everyone has waited for all season long. No, it’s not the season-ending finale. That comes later at Homestead. This Sunday, it’s the rock’em, sock’em bumper-car smash’em up also called theShow More Summary

Brad Keselowski, Tony Stewart Fined by NASCAR: Latest Details and Reaction

Following post-race incidents that occurred in the Bank of America 500 on Saturday night, Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart were penalized for their actions. An official NASCAR release noted the two drivers will face a four-race probation after the Charlotte race. Show More Summary

Keselowski fined $50,000, Stewart fined $25,000 for roles in Charlotte incident

Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart were each fined for their parts in the fracas after Saturday night's race at Charlotte. Keselowski was fined $50,000 and placed on four weeks probation while Stewart was fined $25,000 and also placed on probation for four races. Show More Summary

Should McLaren Keep Jenson Button or Kevin Magnussen for 2015 Formula 1 Season?

Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen, McLaren's current drivers, are fighting to save their Formula One futures. With Fernando Alonso, the double world champion, likely to sign a contract to return to the team for 2015—Andrew Benson ofShow More Summary

Power Rankings: Kevin Harvick's win keeps him in second

Our Power Rankings are far from a scientific formula. In fact, it's the perfect blend of analytics and bias against your favorite driver. And you think we dislike your favorite driver, so it makes sense, right? Direct all your complaints to us at happyhourmailbag@yahoo.com. 1. Show More Summary

Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Fernando Alonso, Mercedes Bonus and More

Fernando Alonso wants to wear silver with his next team, but is yet to commit to McLaren-Honda for 2015. BBC Sport's Andrew Benson says it's entirely possible he'll sit out next season and hope to land a Mercedes drive the year after. While Alonso contemplates his future, employees at Mercedes are celebrating their constructors' championship title. Show More Summary

NASCAR at Charlotte: GMA got it wrong, very wrong

There’s a saying that goes something like, “All publicity is good publicity.” But I think the fallout from Saturday’s post-race fireworks after the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway is proof-positive that that’s not the case. On Monday, the tone of NASCAR.com seemed to portray that NASCAR was relishing in the whole Keselowski [...]

NASCAR Notes: Harvick Wins at Charlotte

BY DAVE GRAYSON Okay, we all saw the post race drama that developed following the conclusion of Saturday night’s Bank Of America 500 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Keselowski versus Hamlin followed by Kenseth versus Keselowski. The entire ugly scene resembled one of those pay per view events presented by World Wrestling Entertainment. Setting the post race, [...]

Was Matt Kenseth Right to Go After Brad Keselowski?

After the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte on Saturday night, many fans and drivers were awestruck when Matt Kenseth surprised Brad Keselowski in between two haulers in an apparent attack. Kenseth as an instigator in an attack is enough to make people scratch their heads in confusion. Show More Summary

2014 Stock Watch for Drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase: Week 32 Edition

With a Saturday night fight following the latest Chase for the Sprint Cup Contender Round race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, it's pretty obvious this 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup is heating up. And now it's on to the 2.66-mile Talladega...Show More Summary

Fantasy NASCAR at Talladega 2014: Picks, Top Drivers for Geico 500

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Talladega, Alabama, this week for the Geico 500. The series last raced at Talladega Superspeedway in May. The race at Talladega is a wild-card race for not only the Chase drivers, but for fantasy NASCAR teams as well. Show More Summary

Friend of family says helmet camera could be cause of Michael Schumacher's brain injury

An F1 commentator who is a family friend of Michael Schumacher's family said on a French radio station that the cause of Schumacher's head injury was a camera he had mounted on his helmet. Schumacher suffered a severe brain injury while skiing in the Alps in December. Show More Summary

Why Mercedes Are Worthy Winners of Formula 1's Constructors' Championship

When the W05 cars of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg crossed the finish line in Sunday's Russian Grand Prix to take their ninth one-two finish of the 2014 Formula One season, Mercedes were crowned constructors' champions for the first...Show More Summary

Formula 1's Driver Power Rankings After 2014 Russian Grand Prix

The 2014 Formula One Russian Grand Prix was the first to bear the name, and unless the title fight develops in a certain way that's likely to be the only reason it will be remembered. An unholy trinity of excessive fuel consumption,Show More Summary

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