Formula One

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain films with his phone during a press conference ahead of the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Thursday, July 13, 2017. The Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
July 13, 2017 - 2:16 pm
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Britain should be the one stop on the Formula One calendar where Lewis Hamilton is guaranteed a warm welcome. Not this year. The British Grand Prix race weekend opened Thursday with an irritated and fidgety Hamilton having to field repeated questions about snubbing his...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany takes a curve during the third practice session for the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, Saturday, July 8, 2017. The Austrian Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 08, 2017 - 6:29 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Ferrari got a boost as Sebastian Vettel posted the fastest time ahead of both Mercedes cars in the third and final practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Saturday. Vettel finished 0.269 seconds ahead of Lewis Hamilton, who had topped both of...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, left, and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain crosses the finish line at the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (Valdrin Xhemaj/Pool via AP)
June 28, 2017 - 2:18 pm
PARIS (AP) — Formula One's governing body says it will take another look at Sebastian Vettel's deliberate collision with Lewis Hamilton at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix after the German driver escaped with only a time penalty. Vettel swerved his Ferrari into the side of Hamilton's Mercedes when they...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain during a temporary halt at the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. (Valdrin Xhemaj/Pool via AP)
June 25, 2017 - 2:19 pm
BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — As Daniel Ricciardo celebrated winning a hectic Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel clashed in a bitter incident that could shape the rest of an intriguing Formula One season. Hamilton accused Vettel of "disrespectful" driving...
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Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Monday, May 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 29, 2017 - 2:05 am
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress finally let the emotions flow when he looked up at the Charlotte Motor Speedway's scoring board after the Coca-Cola 600 and saw the iconic No. 3 — driven by his grandson Austin Dillon — on top. "Can you believe it?" Childress asked. "The...
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Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Monday, May 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 29, 2017 - 1:47 am
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress finally let the emotions flow when he looked up at the Charlotte Motor Speedway's scoring board after the Coca-Cola 600 and saw the iconic No. 3 — driven by his grandson Austin Dillon — on top. "Can you believe it?" Childress asked. "The...
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Martin Truex Jr. (78) leads cars through Turn 4 during the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 28, 2017 - 11:33 pm
The Latest on motorsport's biggest day (all times local): 11:19 p.m. Denny Hamlin won the third stage of the Coca-Cola 600 in a race that has been dominated so far by Martin Truex Jr. Truex has led 195 of 300 laps. Hamlin had a fast pit stop on Lap 296, getting out ahead of Truex and Jimmie Johnson...
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Kevin Harvick (4) and Kyle Busch (18) lead the field for the start of the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 28, 2017 - 10:27 pm
The Latest on motorsport's biggest day (all times local): 10:19 p.m. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. has won the second stage of the Coca-Cola 600. It is his sixth stage win of the season and he leads all NASCAR drivers in playoff points. Truex, who led 392 of 400 laps last year, has been...
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Kevin Harvick (4) and Kyle Busch (18) lead the field for the start of the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 28, 2017 - 10:13 pm
The Latest on motorsport's biggest day (all times local): 10:04 p.m. Ryan Blaney's chances of winning the Coca-Cola 600 have ended. Blaney, the winner of the Xfinity Series race at Charlotte on Saturday, took his No. 21 Ford behind the wall after breaking a left rear axle on pit road. Blaney took...
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Takuma Sato, of Japan, kisses the Yard of Bricks on the start/finish line after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
May 28, 2017 - 10:02 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag. He even drove for Andretti Autosport. It just wasn't Fernando Alonso. Takuma Sato became the first Japanese winner of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday when...
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