• Tony Stewart takes his track preparation seriously, until he doesn't
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    Tony Stewart takes his track preparation seriously, until he doesn't

    If there is one thing you know about Tony Stewart, who retired as a full-time NASCAR Premier Series driver at the end of last season, it's that driving isn't his only passion when it comes to racing. Stewart is co-owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, which fields four teams in the newly named NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series. So that keeps him pretty busy. But he also owns a bunch of other stuff, including Eldora Speedway, one of the premier dirt tracks in the country located in Rossburg, Ohio. And if you've ever seen him work at getting that track ready for one of its big events, you know that's another of his racing passions. So when he gets called in to help get the dirt track ready for the Lucas

  • Felipe Massa backtracks on F1 retirement, confirms Williams return for ’17
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    Felipe Massa backtracks on F1 retirement, confirms Williams return for ’17

    Less than six weeks after making what was set to be his final start in Formula 1, Felipe Massa has confirmed his return to the grid for 2017 with Williams, on a one-year deal. The news was announced by the team on Monday, completing its line-up for the 2017 campaign ahead of the season-opener in Australia on March 26. “Firstly, I am very happy to have an opportunity to return to Williams. I always intended to race somewhere in 2017, but Williams is a team close to my heart and I have respect for everything it is trying to achieve,” Massa said. “Valtteri has a great opportunity, given the turn of events over the winter, and I wish him all the best at Mercedes. “In turn, when I was offered the

  • Plan ahead: 2017 NASCAR schedules for top series
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    Plan ahead: 2017 NASCAR schedules for top series

    Each day it gets closer to the when the roar of engines return in NASCAR’s national series. To get you ready, here are the schedules for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, Xfinity Series, Camping World Truck Series, K&N Pro Series East and K&N Pro Series West all in one place. Start times and TV networks are included for the Cup, Xfinity and Truck schedules to further help in your planning for the upcoming season. Here is the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule: Here is the 2017 Xfinity Series schedule: Here is the 2017 Camping World Truck schedule (all races broadcast on Fox Sports 1 unless otherwise noted): Here is the 2017 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Series schedule: Here is the

  • Formula 1: Wehrlein joins Sauber as Bottas' Mercedes move nears
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    Formula 1: Wehrlein joins Sauber as Bottas' Mercedes move nears

    Sauber have announced Pascal Wehrlein will drive for them in the 2017 Formula One season as Valtteri Bottas' seemingly imminent switch to Mercedes nears. Wehrlein, contracted to Mercedes as a test driver, had been talked up as a potential replacement for world champion Nico Rosberg, who stunningly retired after beating team-mate Lewis Hamilton to the title.