Johnson Agrees To 3-Year Extension With Hendrick MotorsportsJimmie Johnson has agreed to a three-year contract extension that keeps the seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion with Hendrick Motorsports through 2020.
Power Wins Wild IndyCar Race At Texas Under CautionPower, who led 180 of the 248 laps, was the leader when Dixon got wrecked by Takuma Sato, and finished ahead of Tony Kanaan, who other drivers and at least one owner blamed for a big crash earlier that led to a nearly 31-minute red flag.
Turmoil For IndyCar With The Pack Back At Repaved Texas Motor SpeedwayAt Texas Motor Speedway, where over the past 20 years IndyCar has had some of its fastest and most exciting finishes, drivers quickly worked in a second groove on the 1½-mile track that was repaved earlier this year.
No Break For Dixon To Let Foot Heal Since Indy CrashIdeally, Dixon could have used a week or two off after a horrific crash at the Indianapolis 500 to let his foot heal. Instead, it was straight to Detroit the following weekend for IndyCar's only doubleheader, and now Texas Motor Speedway
NASCAR Suspends Team Members For Kyle Busch, Chase BriscoeNASCAR has issued four-race suspensions for the crew chief, tire changer and tire carrier for Kyle Busch because a tire rolled off Busch's car during last weekend's race at Dover International Speedway.
Irish War Cry, Hollywood Handsome Join Field For Belmont Irish War Cry and Hollywood Handsome have joined a probable 12-horse field for the Belmont Stakes, which is still shaping up with a week to go until the last leg of the Triple Crown.
Texas Could Make Play For NASCAR All-Star And Finale RacesState lawmakers have given Texas Motor Speedway a big helping hand if the state's premier stock-car track wants to lobby for NASCAR's All-Star race and season-ending championship.
Martin Truex Jr. Living Sublimely After Kansas Speedway WinTruex roared away from Ryan Blaney and Kevin Harvick on a late restart, then did it again when Jimmie Johnson spun out with two laps to go. And after so many fits at Kansas Speedway, Truex and the Furniture Row Racing team had finally found their way to victory lane.
Stenhouse Scores 1st Career Cup Victory With Last-Lap PassA last-lap pass of Kyle Busch in overtime Sunday got Stenhouse the win at Talladega, which was the first for resurgent Roush Fenway Racing since 2014.
Logano Says Team Doesn't Cheat Following NASCAR PenaltyJoey Logano defended Team Penske as the "most professional" team in auto racing Friday, one day after he was virtually stripped of his win at Richmond.
NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. To Retire At End Of 2017 SeasonNASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. is calling it quits at the end of 2017 according to reports.
IndyCar Tests At Reconfigured Texas Motor SpeedwayCastroneves and other IndyCar drivers, minus several Honda entries, tested there Wednesday. They got their first laps on the 1 1/2-mile track since it was completely repaved and significant changes made to Turns 1 and 2.