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Miami Grand Prix draws record U.S. TV viewership for live F1 race - The Athletic

The previous record for a live race telecast was 1.744 million for the 1995 Brazilian Grand Prix on ESPN.

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Max Verstappen wins Miami Grand Prix, third F1 race victory of 2022 - The Athletic

Max Verstappen wins the inaugural Miami Grand Prix on Sunday. It is Verstappen’s third F1 race victory in 2022.

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Formula One adding Las Vegas race to 2023 schedule - The Athletic

Las Vegas will host a Formula One race in 2023, building a street course that will utilize part of the Las Vegas Strip.

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NASCAR docks Brad Keselowski 100 points, suspends crew chief 4 races for modifying single-source supplied part - The Athletic

NASCAR penalized Brad Keselowski's team 100 points and suspended crew chief Matt McCall four races for modifying a part supplied by a...

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Haas F1 Team terminates contract of Russian driver Nikita Mazepin, drops title sponsor Uralkali - The Athletic

Russian driver Nikita Mazepin, whose father is a Russian oligarch and friend of President Vladimir Putin, has been dropped by the Haas Formula One...

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Haas FI Team terminates contract of Russian driver Nikita Mazepin, drops title sponsor Uralkali - The Athletic

Russian driver Nikita Mazepin, whose father is a Russian oligarch and friend of President Vladimir Putin, has been dropped by the Haas Formula One...

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Formula One terminates contract with Russian Grand Prix promoter after dropping race last week - The Athletic

Formula One terminated its contract with the Russian Grand Prix promoter on Thursday, less than a week after it dropped the race in response to the...

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Formula One drops Russian Grand Prix after invasion of Ukraine - The Athletic

Formula One dropped the Russian Grand Prix on Friday in response to the country's invasion of Ukraine, calling it...

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Ryan Newman, Michael Waltrip among SRX's full-time drivers this summer - The Athletic

SRX will have Ryan Newman and Greg Biffle join the six-week series as full-time drivers, and 2021 racers Bobby Labonte and Michael Waltrip will also...

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Austin Cindric wins Daytona 500 after holding off Bubba Wallace, Ryan Blaney in overtime - The Athletic

Austin Cindric held off Ryan Blaney and Bubba Wallace to win Sunday's Daytona 500, blocking Blaney along the wall on the final lap of overtime...

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F1 race director Michael Masi out following controversial finish in December's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - The Athletic

F1 race director Michael Masi will be replaced for the 2022 season, the FIA, F1's governing body, announced on Thursday. The change in...

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Mercedes won't appeal Abu Dhabi Grand Prix result as Max Verstappen wins title over Lewis Hamilton - The Athletic

Max Verstappen will remain the 2021 F1 champion while Lewis Hamilton finishes the season second.

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Richard Petty Motorsports agrees to sell majority interest to GMS Racing - The Athletic

The deal includes GMS obtaining RPM's two NASCAR Cup Series charters. RPM is primarily owned by Andrew Murstein, with seven-time NASCAR...

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Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Saudi Arabia Grand Prix, tied with Max Verstappen heading to season finale - The Athletic

Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen are now tied for the championship lead after Hamilton's win in the Saudi Arabia Grand Prix. Verstappen...

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Al Unser Sr., 4-time Indianapolis 500 winner, dies at 82 - The Athletic

Known as “Big Al,” the Albuquerque, New Mexico native’s Indy car career spanned 30 years, four Indianapolis 500 wins and three Indy car...

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Max Verstappen beats Lewis Hamilton in 1-lap shootout to win F1 title in Abu Dhabi; Mercedes' protests dismissed - The Athletic

Verstappen passed Lewis Hamilton in Turn 5 and held off the seven-time champion to claim his first championship by 1.8 seconds.

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Kyle Larson wins first NASCAR Cup championship over Martin Truex, Denny Hamlin, Chase Elliott - The Athletic

Larson is in his first season with Hendrick Motorsports, who hired him after he was fired from Chip Ganassi Racing for using a racial slur during an...

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Formula One averages 1.2 million viewers for Oct. 24 race, up 42 percent from 2019 - The Athletic

Formula 1 is averaging 947,000 viewers across ESPN, ESPN 2 and ABC in 2021, up 56 percent from last year (608,000).

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Kyle Larson, Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin, Martin Truex to race for NASCAR title - The Athletic

This season’s best driver, Kyle Larson, defending NASCAR Cup champion Chase Elliott and Joe Gibbs teammates Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr. will...

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Charlotte Motor Speedway to operate at full capacity for Coca-Cola 600 - The Athletic

The event will be the first NASCAR race without restrictions on fan attendance, distancing or masking since it returned from the pandemic pause.

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Scott Dixon takes pole for Indy 500; Will Power survives Bump Day - The Athletic

Scott Dixon earned the pole position for next weekend's Indianapolis 500, and Will Power was among the last three drivers to qualify for the...

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NASCAR suspends spotter Eddie D'Hondt after arrest - The Athletic

Eddie D’Hondt was arrested May 12 for charges stemming from a September incident that allegedly included battery on an unborn child and assault on...

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Kurt Busch top candidate with 23XI Racing set to expand to two cars: Sources - The Athletic

Kurt Busch is emerging as the leading candidate to drive the second car for Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan's 23XI Racing when it expands next...

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Helio Castroneves wins Indy 500 for record-tying fourth time - The Athletic

Helio Castroneves won the 105th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, marking a record-tying fourth victory at the illustrious race.

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Indy 500 to host up to 135,000 fans at May 30 race - The Athletic

Indianapolis Motor Speedway will host up to 135,000 fans — 40 percent of capacity — at the Indianapolis 500 on May 30, marking the largest...

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Netflix to make Bubba Wallace documentary series - The Athletic

The series will "take viewers behind the scenes of the 2021 NASCAR season through the eyes of the only Black driver at the top level of the...

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Kyle Larson wins Pennzoil 400 for first victory since suspension for slur - The Athletic

Kyle Larson won the Pennzoil 400 for his first victory since he was suspended for using a racial slur. It was also his first win with Hendrick...

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Kyle Busch wins 100th NASCAR Xfinity Series race - The Athletic

At 100, Busch has 51 more wins than the next closest driver on the Xfinity wins list (Mark Martin, 49).

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