Close
Advertisement
Advertisement

Get the news

MORE NEWS

sports

Headlines

Updated 10:38 a.m. EDT

The Big Page
  • Grid
  • List
Motorsports

Penske, Castroneves gassed for new sportscar challenge

Penske, Castroneves gassed for new sportscar challengeThe two venerable lions of IndyCar racing are running full time for the first time in the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) SportsCar Championship this season.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Motorsports

Detroit Grand Prix yields to Belle Isle daffodils

Detroit Grand Prix yields to Belle Isle daffodilsResponding to concerns about the public’s lack of access, setting up the Raceway on Belle Isle began a week later.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Motorsports

Sunday’s motors: Kevin Harvick chasing perfection

Sunday’s motors: Kevin Harvick chasing perfectionHarvick has won back-to-back NASCAR races after a three-race win streak earlier this season.
  • Motorsports
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: Harvick passes Truex to win at Kansas

Saturday’s motors: Harvick passes Truex to win at KansasNobody had ever won five of the first 12 races in NASCAR’s top series.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 week ago
Motorsports

Friday’s motors: Kevin Harvick secures top spot

Friday’s motors: Kevin Harvick secures top spotFresh off his fourth win of the season at Dover, Harvick turned a best lap of 188.811 mph Friday at Kansas Speedway.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Motorsports

Sunday's motors: Harvick dominates Dover for 4th win

Sunday’s motors: Harvick dominates Dover for 4th winThe checkered flag collection keeps growing at Stewart-Haas Racing, and Kevin Harvick is leading the way.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Motorsports

IndyCar's Pagenaud seeks 'big points' after slow start

IndyCar’s Pagenaud seeks ‘big points’ after slow startSimon Pagenaud has struggled with the new car that has less downforce and more speed, putting more of the handling in the driver’s hands.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: Allgaier outduels teammate in Xfinity win

Saturday’s motors: Allgaier outduels teammate in Xfinity winHe’s the 10th different Xfinity Series winner in 10 races this season.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Friday’s motors: Kyle Larson swings into pole position

Friday’s motors: Kyle Larson swings into pole positionLarson enjoyed playing in a PGA Tour Pro-Am, then turned a lap of 158.103 mph on Friday to take the pole at Dover.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Motorsports

At MIS, Brad Keselowski has an eye on the future

At MIS, Brad Keselowski has an eye on the futureRochester Hills native Brad Keselowski was among several NASCAR drivers who took part in the Goodyear Tire Test Wednesday afternoon at Michigan International Speedway.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Motorsports

Danica Patrick takes first step toward Indy 500

Danica Patrick takes first step toward Indy 500She passed the speedway’s two-phase refresher course Tuesday after driving an Indy car for the first time in seven years
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Motorsports

Sunday's motors: Logano snaps skid with Talladega win

Sunday’s motors: Logano snaps skid with Talladega winJoey Logano won Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to snap a winless streak that dated to April 30 of last year.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Motorsports

IndyCar's Kanaan on Belle Isle: 'I love this place'

IndyCar’s Kanaan on Belle Isle: ‘I love this place’Tony Kanaan has cherished memories from races at Belle Isle, where won his first race in America in the Indy Lights series back in 1996.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Motorsports

Saturday's motors: Gallagher nabs lead, Xfinity victory on overtime lap

Saturday’s motors: Gallagher nabs Xfinity victory on OT lapThe series has had a different winner in each of the first nine races.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

Friday’s motors: McMurray rolls seven times at Talladega

Friday’s motors: McMurray rolls seven times at TalladegaJamie McMurray climbed out of the car Friday afternoon and walked to an ambulance.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Motorsports

IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan on the Detroit Grand Prix course

IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan on the Detroit Grand Prix courseAt a luncheon by Lear for Tony Kanaan and the upcoming 2018 Detroit Grand Prix, Kanaan speaks on the Detroit Grand Prix's challenging course.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Motorsports

Newgarden wins rain-delayed race on familiar Alabama turf

Newgarden wins rain-delayed race on familiar Alabama turfJosef Newgarden started on the pole for the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama and led almost the entire way, winning Monday for the third time in four years.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Motorsports

Consumers Energy is title sponsor for August Cup race at MIS

Consumers Energy is title sponsor for August Cup race at MISThe Aug. 12 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup race will be called the Consumers Energy 400, Michigan International Speedway announced Thursday.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

Sunday’s motors: Rain postpones IndyCar finish

Sunday’s motors: Rain postpones IndyCar finishTeam Penske’s Josef Newgarden is in the lead when Alabama race resumes Monday.
  • Motorsports
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: Busch rolls to third straight win

Saturday’s motors: Busch rolls to third straight winBusch pulled away on a restart in a two-lap overtime sprint to the finish, his career win at Richmond Speedway.
  • Motorsports
  • 4 weeks ago
Motorsports

Friday’s motors: Christopher Bell holds off teammate in Xfinity race

Friday’s motors: Christopher Bell holds off teammate in Xfinity raceBell led by nearly 0.6 seconds at one point during the final stage and won the Xfinity Series race at Richmond.
  • Motorsports
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Motorsports

Ford will switch to Mustang from Fusion in 2019 Cup racing

Ford will switch to Mustang from Fusion in 2019 Cup racingTwo years ago, it was the new Toyota Camry. Then it was the new Chevy Camaro this season.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

Tire testing to rev up MIS’ golden season

Tire testing to rev up MIS’s golden seasonNASCAR Cup Series Goodyear tire test is Wednesday at the Brooklyn, Mich. raceway, which is marking its 50th year.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

Thursday’s motors: Tough Talladega suits Stenhouse

Thursday’s motors: Tough Talladega suits StenhouseStenhouse, who for a while was more well-known as Danica Patrick’s boyfriend, loves Talladega.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

IndyCar’s Sabastien Bourdais still among best in world

IndyCar’s Sabastien Bourdais still among best in worldHe made his case for fan support at Long Beach, where Bourdais was the star of the race despite his 13th-place finish.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

Kyle Busch passes Larson to win rain-delayed Bristol race

Kyle Busch passes Larson to win rain-delayed Bristol raceBusch passed Larson with five laps remaining at Bristol Motor Speedway to win his second straight Cup Series race.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

California boy Alexander Rossi takes Long Beach IndyCar race

California boy Alexander Rossi takes Long Beach IndyCar raceAlexander Rossi spent his early racing career in Europe, and his extended family back home in California hardly ever saw him in person.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

Byron’s Erik Jones in search of breakthrough win

Byron’s Erik Jones in search of breakthrough win at BristolHe has a history of running well at Bristol, earning the pole last August and leading 260 laps before finishing second.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month ago
Motorsports

IndyCar on upswing as NASCAR skids

IndyCar on upswing as NASCAR skidsIndyCar has been quietly moving with a slow resurgence, but NASCAR feels like it’s putting out one fire after another.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Sunday’s motors: Kyle Busch snaps 10-race drought

Sunday’s motors: Kyle Busch snaps 10-race droughtBusch finished ahead of Kevin Harvick and the rest of the field for Joe Gibbs Racing’s first win this season.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: No. 22 car turns up trumps in Xfinity circles

Saturday’s motors: No. 22 car turns up trumps in Xfinity circlesRyan Blaney becomes third straight driver to win race in the NASCAR series in a vehicle bearing double-digit number.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Motorsports

In Detroit visit, IndyCar's Charlie Kimball says diabetes didn’t force him off track

In Detroit visit, IndyCar’s Charlie Kimball says diabetes didn’t force him off trackThe IndyCar racer was diagnosed with diabetes at age 22, right in the middle of the 2007 race season.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Lake Orion’s Joe Dao creates winning poster for Detroit Grand Prix

Lake Orion’s Joe Dao creates winning poster for Detroit Grand PrixJoe Dao of Lake Orion, a junior at the College for Creative Studies, is the winner of the annual competition to design the official poster for the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

Monday’s motors: Bowyer snaps 190-race skid

Monday’s motors: Clint Bowyer snaps 190-race skidClint Bowyer took the checkered flag Monday, in Martinsville, Va., after the race was pushed back by snow.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

Jimmie Johnson working out the kinks in career-worst stretch

Jimmie Johnson working out the kinks in career-worst stretchJimmie Johnson’s start to the NASCAR season is not worthy of a seven-time champion.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

ABC loses Indianapolis 500, IndyCar Series to NBC

ABC loses Indianapolis 500, IndyCar Series to NBCABC was the home of the Indy 500 for 53 years, but starting next year, NBC will carry the race.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Motorsports

Truex on pole after weather washes out qualifying

Truex on pole after weather washes out qualifyingWeather washed out qualifying and Martin Truex Jr. will start Sunday from the pole
  • Motorsports
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

Truex grabs first win of NASCAR season at Fontana

Truex grabs first win of NASCAR season at FontanaTruex roared to victory at Fontana on Sunday, beating Kyle Larson by 11 seconds.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months ago
Motorsports

Female racer delivers self-belief message to girls in Detroit

Female racer delivers self-belief message to girls in DetroitStudents at the Detroit International Academy of Young Women were treated to a chat with Christina Nielsen on Wednesday.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

MIS ticket package includes Q&A with Kyle Larson

MIS ticket package includes Q&A with Kyle LarsonKyle Larson will aim to tie the record for consecutive NASCAR Cup Series wins at Michigan International Speedway June 10.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Logano cruises to NASCAR Xfinity victory at Fontana

Logano cruises to NASCAR Xfinity victory at FontanaLogano cruised to his 29th career Xfinity Series victory on Saturday, outpacing Justin Allgaier at Fontana.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months ago
Motorsports

Sunday’s motors: Harvick races to 3rd straight victory

Sunday’s motors: Harvick races to 3rd straight victoryHe is the first driver to win three straight Cup races since Joey Logano in 2015.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: Keselowski overcomes penalty to win Xfinity race

Saturday’s motors: Keselowski overcomes penalty to win Xfinity raceThe driver from Rochester Hills has won his last two Xfinity starts, taking the Richmond event last year.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Harvick dominates Vegas for back-to-back Cup wins

Harvick dominates Vegas for back-to-back Cup winsHe led a track-record 214 of the 267 laps, won all three stages and capably held off Kyle Busch’s late charge.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Saturday’s motors: Larson rolls to Xfinity Series win

Saturday’s motors: Larson rolls to Xfinity Series winLarson overcame strong wind and two late restarts Saturday to earn his ninth career Xfinity victory.
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Columnists
Games and Events