Automobile racing

June 17, 2017 - 3:45 am
GOLF-US OPEN Four-way tie at Erin Hills ERIN, Wis. (AP) — A triple-bogey didn't stop Paul Casey from grabbing a share of the lead at the midway point of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. Casey sandwiched a pair of bogeys around his triple during a four-hole stretch of the back nine. Fortunately for the...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:34 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Four-way tie at Erin Hills ERIN, Wis. (AP) — A triple-bogey didn't stop Paul Casey from grabbing a share of the lead at the midway point of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. Casey sandwiched a pair of bogeys around his triple during a four-hole stretch of the back nine. Fortunately for the...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:18 pm
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Brandon Jones won at Michigan for a second consecutive year, racing to his fourth career ARCA victory Friday. Jones, who races full time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, finished nearly 21 seconds ahead of second-place Austin Theriault in the 100-lap, 200-mile race. Jones was...
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FILE- In this June 9, 2017, file photo, driver Jimmie Johnson talks with teammate Chase Elliott in the garage during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 auto race in Long Pond, Pa. Johnson agreed to a three-year contract extension to stay with Hendrick Motorsports through 2020. Hendrick announced the deal Friday, June 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
June 16, 2017 - 7:28 pm
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Fresh off another championship — and with three more victories already this season — Jimmie Johnson is showing no signs of slowing down. Now, he's ready for at least three more years of racing. Beyond that, Johnson is leaving his options open. Johnson agreed to a three-year...
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Kyle Larson, center, talks with crew members after securing the pole during qualifying Friday, June 16, 2017, for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race in Brooklyn, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 16, 2017 - 7:09 pm
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Kyle Larson and Martin Truex Jr. are neck and neck at the top of the NASCAR Cup Series standings. Now, they're set to start at the front for this weekend's race at Michigan International Speedway. Larson won the pole Friday and Truex qualified second, another impressive...
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June 16, 2017 - 6:31 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Koepka, Fowler tied for lead at 9 under ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Rickie Fowler has some company on top of the U.S. Open leaderboard. Brooks Koepka started on No. 10 and made four birdies on his front nine to get to 9 under, moving into a tie with Fowler for the top spot. Fowler started on No...
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June 16, 2017 - 5:57 pm
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Kyle Larson won the pole Friday for the NASCAR Cup Series event at Michigan International Speedway. Martin Truex Jr. qualified second, meaning the top two drivers in the points standings will start from the front Sunday. Truex is atop the standings, one point ahead of Larson...
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June 16, 2017 - 4:45 pm
GOLF-US OPEN ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Danny Willett has withdrawn from the U.S. Open with a back injury. Willett shot a 9-over 81 in the first round and then withdrew before his tee time in the second round. The Englishman won the Masters last year for his only PGA Tour victory. US OPEN-DRINKING WATER E...
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FILE- In this June 9, 2017, file photo, driver Jimmie Johnson talks with teammate Chase Elliott in the garage during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 auto race in Long Pond, Pa. Johnson agreed to a three-year contract extension to stay with Hendrick Motorsports through 2020. Hendrick announced the deal Friday, June 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
June 16, 2017 - 2:47 pm
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Fresh off another championship — and with three more victories already this season — Jimmie Johnson is showing no signs of slowing down. Now, he's ready for at least three more years of racing. Beyond that, Johnson is leaving his options open. Johnson agreed to a three-year...
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In this undated photo provided by Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Loni Unser poses with her dad Johnny Unser at NASA High Plains Raceway, in Deer Trail, Colo. Loni Unser has made her pro season debut as a fourth generation racer in her famous family. The 19-year-old freshman at Colorado is the daughter of Johnny Unser and great-niece of Al and Bobby Unser. She’ll participate in Father's Day events this weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Loni will drive a 1960 Porsche in a vintage race. (Rupert Berrington/Cooper Tire & Rubber Company via AP)
June 16, 2017 - 2:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Hanging with her dad at the track and hearing stories about her famous great-uncles Al and Bobby Unser, it's easy to understand why Loni Unser always wanted to race cars. The 19-year-old freshman at Colorado is the daughter of Johnny Unser, and she's suited up for a handful of...
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