Automobile racing

Kasey Kahne (5) kisses the yard of bricks on the start/finish line after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
July 23, 2017 - 10:54 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kasey Kahne needed a break Sunday — and got it. The 37-year-old driver barely reached the overtime line before the last caution flag came out in a crash-marred Brickyard 400, allowing Kahne to complete a six-hour marathon and snap a long winless streak. He crossed the yard of...
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July 23, 2017 - 10:44 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth eyes career Grand Slam SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth heads into next month's PGA Championship with a chance for the very rare career Grand Slam after claiming the third leg with Sunday's victory at the British Open. Spieth, a 23-year-old Texan, used a...
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Kasey Kahne (5) kisses the yard of bricks on the start/finish line after winning the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
July 23, 2017 - 9:53 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 on Sunday for his first NASCAR Cup victory in nearly three years. The Hendrick Motorsports driver won under caution in the race that took more than six hours to complete, finally finishing in fading light after 167 laps and...
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The car driven by Martin Truex Jr. burns after a crash with Kyle Busch during the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Greg Huey)
July 23, 2017 - 9:33 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 on Sunday for his first NASCAR Cup victory in nearly three years. The Hendrick Motorsports driver won under caution in the race that took more than six hours to complete, finally finishing in fading light after 167 laps and...
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The car driven by Martin Truex Jr. burns after a crash with Kyle Busch during the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Greg Huey)
July 23, 2017 - 9:18 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 on Sunday for his first NASCAR Cup victory in three years. The Hendrick Motorsports driver won under caution in the race that took more than six hours to complete, finally finishing in fading light after 167 laps and double...
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Crews cover cars after the NASCAR Brickyard 400 auto race was red-flagged due to severe weather at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
July 23, 2017 - 4:53 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Brickyard 400 has resumed after a 1-hour, 47-minute rain delay. The race was just stopped after 12 laps Sunday on Indianapolis Motor Speedway's 2.5-mile oval. With lightning and heavy rain on the radar, NASCAR officials sent all drivers to pit road shortly before the storms...
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July 23, 2017 - 4:28 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth wins third major SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion. Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) and win the third major championship of his career. He won by three shots — the same...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks with a crew member before qualifications for the NASCAR Cup auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis on Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
July 23, 2017 - 4:03 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Hendrick still prefers running with a four-pack. If he has his way, all four of those cars will be racing next season. On Sunday, the longtime owner of one of NASCAR's powerhouse teams tried to douse the debate over a possible downsizing with one short statement. "The plan...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks with a crew member before qualifications for the NASCAR Cup auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis on Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
July 23, 2017 - 3:31 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Hendrick still prefers running with a four-pack. If he has his way, all four of those cars will be racing next season. On Sunday, the longtime owner of one of NASCAR's powerhouse teams tried to douse the debate over a possible downsizing with one short statement. "The plan...
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July 23, 2017 - 2:45 pm
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Jordan Spieth wins third major SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion. Spieth used a remarkable string of holes on the back nine to hold off Matt Kuchar (KOO'-chur) and win the third major championship of his career. He won by three shots — the same...
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