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Lions’ T.J. Lang will be Detroit Grand Prix grand marshal

Lions’ T.J. Lang will be Detroit Grand Prix grand marshalNew Detroit Lions guard T.J. Lang will be the grand marshal for the Saturday IndyCar race at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix next weekend on Belle Isle.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Motorsports

Speed is talk of Indy 500, Detroit Grand Prix

Speed is talk of Indy 500, Detroit Grand PrixThe cars are faster in qualifying and practice on the big oval with the long straightaways this month for the Indy 500.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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Yates elected to NASCAR hall; Penske, Roush aren’t

Yates elected to NASCAR hall; Penske, Roush aren’tRobert Yates still remembers his college professor telling him he’d never make anything of himself.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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Richard Petty, Ford Motors forge lasting relationship

Richard Petty, Ford Motors forge lasting relationshipPetty turns 80 on July 2, amid his 59th NASCAR season of driving or ownership. He has been with Ford since 2009.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
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Indy 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed at Taco Bell

Indy 500 winners Dixon, Franchitti robbed at Taco BellThe two were unharmed after being robbed at gunpoint in the drive-thru lane of a Taco Bell, police said Monday.
  • Motorsports
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
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Ex-MotoGP champion Hayden dies after bicycle crash

Ex-MotoGP champion Hayden dies after bicycle crashHayden had severe cerebral damage and multiple traumatic injuries. He was 35.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
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Dixon captures Indy pole, ends Penske streak

Dixon captures Indy pole, ends Penske streakScott Dixon finished with a qualifying speed of 232.164 mph, the best since Arie Luyendyk’s track record of 236.986 in 1996.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Motorsports

Sunday's roundup: Coca-Cola 600 could be a snoozer

Sunday’s roundup: Coca-Cola 600 could be a snoozerSaturday's All-Star race showed Kyle Larson is the likely favorite for NASCAR's longest race.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Motorsports

Bourdais has surgery, replaced by Davison in Indy 500

Bourdais has surgery, replaced by Davison in Indy 500Bourdais crashed during Saturday’s qualifying, leaving him with multiple fractures in his pelvis and a fractured right hip.
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
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Saturday's roundup: Kyle Busch wins All-Star race, $1M

Saturday’s roundup: Kyle Busch wins All-Star race, $1MKyle Busch used a bold three-wide pass for the lead Saturday night to win NASCAR’s annual All-Star race for the first time.
  • Motorsports
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
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Bourdais fractures pelvis, hip in Indy 500 qualifying crash

Bourdais fractures pelvis, hip in Indy 500 qualifying crashQualifying was marred by a frightening crash that sent Sebastien Bourdais to the hospital complaining of pain in his right leg.
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  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
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Kyle Busch wins Truck race at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Kyle Busch wins Truck race at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayKyle Busch raced to his second straight NASCAR Truck Series victory Friday night.
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  • 1 week ago
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Team Penske leaves IndyCar pack in its dust

Team Penske leaves IndyCar pack in its dustChevrolet-powered outfit is dominating circuit this season much to chagrin of competition.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Tony Kanaan fans feel his love for racing

Tony Kanaan fans feel his love for racingPopular iron man of IndyCar lives his dream with help of triathlons
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nolan Finley

Finley: Penske calls Detroit revival ‘tip of iceberg’

Finley: Penske started Detroit down road from Super Bowl to QLineBusiness entrepreneur started city down road from Super Bowl to QLine
  • Nolan Finley
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Motorsports

Sunday’s roundup: Almirola released from hospital

Sunday’s roundup: Almirola released from hospitalNASCAR driver suffered a fractured a vertebra during a fiery wreck at Kansas Speedway on Saturday.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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Truex finally wins at Kansas; Almirola hospitalized after crash

Truex finally wins at Kansas; Almirola hospitalized after crashMartin Truex Jr. finally ended his string of rotten luck at Kansas Speedway.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Will Power ends string of bad luck at IndyCar Grand Prix

Will Power ends string of bad luck at IndyCar Grand PrixWill Power completed a dominant first weekend in Indianapolis by easily pulling away from Scott Dixon for his first victory of the season and Team Penske's third in a row.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Friday’s roundup: Kyle Busch wins Truck Series race

Friday’s roundup: Kyle Busch wins Truck Series raceKyle Busch picked up right where he left off in the Truck Series at Kansas Speedway.
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Aric Almirola races with little room for error

Aric Almirola races with little room for errorIt is about one-third the thickness of a credit card.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Hunter-Reay eager to change course on Belle Isle

Hunter-Reay eager to change course on Belle IsleRyan Hunter-Reay has accomplished a lot since joining Andretti Autosport in 2010.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. finally has his breakthrough

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. finally has his breakthroughFirst, he was Danica Patrick’s boyfriend. Now Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is a Monster Energy Cup Series winner.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Sunday’s roundup: Stenhouse races to first career Cup victory

Sunday’s roundup: Stenhouse races to first career Cup victoryThe victory makes him eligible for the All-Star race later this month, and likely a slot in NASCAR’s playoffs.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Saturday's roundup: Earnhardt flirts with pole before Stenhouse steals show

Saturday’s roundup: Earnhardt flirts with pole before Stenhouse steals showEarnhardt leads all active drivers at Talladega with six wins, but has never started from the pole.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Newgarden shifting right gears ahead of Belle Isle

Newgarden shifting right gears ahead of Belle IsleThe 26-year-old American won his third race as a member of Team Penske last month at Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Keselowski crew chief to serve suspension at Talladega

Keselowski crew chief to serve suspension at TalladegaKeselowski’s No. 2 team was penalized for infractions at the March 19 race at Phoenix.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Sunday’s roundup: Logano holds off Keselowski

Sunday’s roundup: Logano holds off KeselowskiPenske drivers finish 1-2 in Owners 400, Denny Hamlin is third
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Saturday’s roundup: Simon Pagenaud wins at Phoenix

Saturday’s roundup: Simon Pagenaud wins at PhoenixSimon Pagenaud took advantage of a caution flag that caught the other leaders on pit road to win the IndyCar race.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Kenseth earns rare pole at Richmond

Kenseth earns rare pole at RichmondMatt Kenseth won the pole position for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Aussie Power closes in on first IndyCar win

Aussie Power closes in on first IndyCar winPenske driver posts fastest times without a victory after three weeks.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after season

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after seasonDale Earnhardt Jr. abruptly announced his retirement at the end of the season Tuesday, a decision that will cost NASCAR its most popular driver as the series scrambles to rebuild its fan base.
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  • 1 month ago
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Johnson quells doubters with return to winner’s circle

Johnson quells doubters with return to winner’s circleSunday’s victory ended any chatter the seven-time and reigning champion might not be up for a record eighth title.
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  • 1 month ago
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Newgarden wins for Penske in Alabama

Newgarden wins for Penske in AlabamaJosef Newgarden put himself in position to battle teammate Will Power to the end. He didn’t need to.
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  • 1 month ago
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Rain washes out Bristol race until Monday

Rain washes out Bristol race until MondayThe race was pushed until 1 p.m. Monday. Cup points leader Kyle Larson will start on the pole next to Chase Elliott.
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  • 1 month ago
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Saturday's roundup: Michigan's Jones makes it two straight at Bristol

Saturday’s roundup: Michigan’s Jones makes it two straight at BristolThe Michigan native also won at Texas Motor Speedway on April 8, and he was the defending race winner at Bristol from last year.
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  • 1 month ago
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Gibbs, Busch team hoping for Bristol breakthrough

Gibbs, Busch team hoping for Bristol breakthroughThe team is winless through the first seven races of the season and looking to snap the drought Sunday.
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  • 1 month ago
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Bourdais surging with new team in IndyCar season

Bourdais surging with new team in IndyCar seasonBourdais has rejoined Coyne and is off to an outstanding start in the ’17 IndyCar season.
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  • 1 month ago
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Formula One vet Fernando Alonso shifts to Indy

Formula One vet Fernando Alonso shifts to IndyThe circuit has sought star appeal for its signature race in Indianapolis, but settles for lesser known driver.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Vettel victory in Bahrain gives Ferrari shot in the arm

Vettel victory in Bahrain gives Ferrari shot in the armThe German’s 44th career win puts him in command heading into the Russian Grand Prix.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at Bahrain

Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at BahrainIt was the Finnish driver’s first-ever pole
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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IndyCar driver Conor Daly enjoys Detroit

IndyCar driver Conor Daly enjoys DetroitThis is the second in a series of driver profiles leading into the June 2-4 race weekend at Belle Isle.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Race car drivers Fittipaldi and Barbosa on Detroit

Race car drivers Fittipaldi and Barbosa on DetroitRacing soon in the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix, drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa take a ride on the QLine and talk about the changes they've seen in downtown Detroit.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: Fast-lane visitors take a slow roll on the QLine

Rubin: Fast-lane racers take a slow roll on the QLineRacers Fittipaldi and Barbosa see the city’s progress — along with the quiche and the wristwatches
  • Neal Rubin
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Autos

In the passenger seat with Grand Prix driver

In the passenger seat with Grand Prix driverIndyCar champion Simon Pagenaud gives a 120-mph joyride on Belle Isle
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
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Raw video: Taking a hot lap on Belle Isle

Raw video: Taking a hot lap on Belle IsleProfessional IndyCar Series driver Simon Pagenaud takes reporter Ian Thibodeau on a lap around the 2017 Detroit Grand Prix course May 23, 2017 in a 2017 Chevrolet SS. Pagenaud will race in the Grand Prix the weekend of June 2.
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  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
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