Automobile racing

FILE- In this Nov. 11, 2018, file photo Kevin Harvick (4) leads the field for the green flag start during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race in Avondale, Ariz. NASCAR has radically revamped its racing packing in an aggressive push to improve its on-track product. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
February 04, 2019 - 12:20 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The reset button for NASCAR was triggered as soon as Joey Logano wrapped up last year's championship celebration. There was massive work to be done to stop the stock-car series from a spiral to the bottom and the fix is nothing short of a radical reboot. The critical change...
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FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2015, file photo, Jeff Gordon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va. Gordon headlines the 10th class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame for his storied career on and off the track. He'll be inducted on Friday night, Feb. 1,2019, along with NASCAR team owners Roger Penske and Jack Roush. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
February 01, 2019 - 9:11 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jeff Gordon's immense influence on NASCAR was highlighted during a star-packed Hall of Fame induction ceremony befitting a driver who changed the trajectory of an entire sport. Gordon was the top vote-getter in the 10th class of the Hall of Fame, which included the late...
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FILE - In this May 17, 2018, file photo, Conor Daly prepares to drive during a practice session for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Andretti Autosport will field a five-car all-American lineup for the Indianapolis 500. Daly snagged the fifth seat with The Air Force as his sponsor. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
January 30, 2019 - 8:56 am
Andretti Autosport will field a five-car all-American lineup for the Indianapolis 500. Conor Daly snagged the fifth seat, with the Air Force as his sponsor. Team owner Michael Andretti consistently puts together competitive Indy 500 lineups and this year his roster is exclusively American drivers...
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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots over Indiana Pacers guard Aaron Holiday (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
January 28, 2019 - 9:26 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Stephen Curry's first-half shooting clinic was virtually flawless. His championship teammates pitched in, too. Curry scored 23 of his 26 points in the first half Monday and Golden State ran away with a 132-100 rout at Indiana for its league-leading 11th consecutive victory. The...
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Cars from the IMSA 24-hour race sit idle on pit road after the race was red-flagged because of rain at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 27, 2019 - 2:53 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Fernando Alonso deftly maneuvered through some of the most dangerous driving conditions of his career to grab another victory in a bucket-list event. Alonso drove a Cadillac DPi to the front of the field in each of his three stints in the Rolex 24 at Daytona, including...
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Tires sit idle in a pits stall overlooking pit road where the cars were parked after the IMSA 24-hour race was red-flagged because of rain at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 27, 2019 - 1:47 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Rolex 24 at Daytona (all times local): 2:35 p.m. Taylor Racing Wayne, with anchor driver Fernando Alonso, has won the rain-wrecked Rolex 24 at Daytona. The race was called 10 minutes short of completion because heavy rain had created driving conditions...
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Jess Krohn, second from right, jumps out of the car to allow Alex Zanardi, center, to get to the driver seat during a driver change at the IMSA 24 hour race at Daytona International Speedway, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 26, 2019 - 6:25 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Alex Zanardi was full of nervous energy as he waited his turn to drive in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. He expected to pull out of the pits and race as hard as possible in his long-awaited return to North America. But his steering wheel didn't work. Neither did the backup and...
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Alex Zanardi makes his way back to his garage after driving during a practice session for the IMSA 24 hour race at Daytona International Speedway, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 25, 2019 - 8:58 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Someone has to throw the first party of the year and IMSA has built its Rolex 24 at Daytona into a bucket-list event on a calendar full of motorsports elite races. There's a Corvette Corral just inside the fourth turn and the Ferris wheel lifts fans 150 feet above Daytona...
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Oliver Jarvis, left, of Great Britain, applies a decal to the front of his car as Mazda Director of Motorsports John Doonan, looks on after Jarvis qualified for the pole position for the IMSA 24 hour race at Daytona International Speedway, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
January 24, 2019 - 6:39 pm
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Rolex 24 at Daytona is an annual display of the most gorgeous sports cars in a splashy opening to the North American motorsport season. The action-packed endurance race is a glittery manufacturer showcase that draws deep-pocketed car collectors to a party inside...
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FILE - In this July 14, 2018, file photo, James Hinchcliffe races down the track during the third practice session of the IndyCar auto race in Toronto. Arrow Electronics has significantly increased its partnership with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and will enter the 2019 season as the title partner of the IndyCar team. (Tijana Martin/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
January 18, 2019 - 10:12 am
Arrow Electronics has significantly increased its partnership with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and will enter the 2019 season as the title partner of the IndyCar team. Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports unveiled its two-car driver lineup Friday at the Pepsi Center in Denver, not far from Arrow's...
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