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1 hr ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

Steven Tyler Rescued by Danica Patrick in New Can-Am Spyder Spot

Star auto racer Danica Patrick comes to the aid of Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler in a new ad for the Can-Am Spyder motorcycle.


Related Topix: Sports, Danica Patrick, Indy Racing, Andretti Autosport

5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Senegal prohibits rally to welcome back ex-leader

Senegal's former president was preparing a triumphant return home after nearly two years abroad following electoral defeat, but on Tuesday night authorities ordered that a rally to welcome him be canceled.


Related Topix: Dakar Rally

10 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

The Inside Line: Superb season for Mercedes in F1

After the fourth race in this year's 19-round season, Mercedes has accumulated 154 points in the F1 constructors' championship standings, compared to 57 points to its closest competitor, Red Bull.


Related Topix: Sports, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton, McLaren

14 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Piquet Jr. to run Global Rallycross with SH Racing

Piquet spent almost two full seasons in Formula One before moving to NASCAR in 2010.


Related Topix: Sports, Chase Austin, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Tad Geschickter, Peter Shepherd, Nate Monteith, Matt McCall, John Graham, NASCAR Busch, Boston Reid

16 hrs ago | AutoWeek

Red Bulland#8217;s Christian Horner says McLaren should focus on...

Red Bull has advised McLaren to focus on upping its game rather than taking the reigning world champions to court.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, McLaren, Red Bull Racing, Autos

16 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Stoneman looking good ahead of GP3 debut

DEAN Stoneman enjoyed a successful two-day test in the Spanish sun as he prepares for the start of the GP3 season.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing Team

20 hrs ago | KTMF

NBC adding Weir, Lipinski to Derby

NBC is adding Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its Kentucky Derby telecast as fashion correspondents next week, illustrating how the network's coverage now reflects one of the most female-friendly televised sporting events of the year.


Related Topix: Sports, Horse Racing, Kentucky Derby, More Sports, Johnny Weir, Olympics, Competitive Skating, Olympic Figure Skating, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating

Yesterday |

Ferrari finally finds its footing during Chinese Grand Prix

Ferrari finally made it to the podium for the first time this year, albeit in third place at the Chinese Grand Prix Sunday behind Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Ferrari, Lewis Hamilton, McLaren, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Werdum earns title shot

Fabricio Werdum became the top contender for the UFC heavyweight title by winning a unanimous decision against Travis Browne in the main event of Saturday's UFC card at the Amway Arena.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Fabricio Werdum, Travis Browne, Cain Velasquez, Junior dos Santos, Sports, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Dana White, NASCAR Craftsman Truck

USA Today

Danica Patrick foils paparazzi in Can-Am Spyder

Danica Patrick is going from four wheels to three. The popular race car star has signed on with the three-wheeled Can-Am Spyder motorcycle, and debuts this week in an unlikely new ad campaign that features her Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.


Related Topix: Sports, Danica Patrick, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andretti Autosport, Indy Racing, NASCAR Nextel Cup, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont, Travis Dassow, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Niclas Jonsson, John Borneman III

The Indianapolis Star

Al Unser Jr. to race again in Indianapolis

Al Unser Jr. will race again at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during a Sportscar Vintage Racing Association event in June.


Related Topix: Sports, Al Unser Jr., Indy Racing, Foyt Racing, Tad Geschickter, Bryan Clauson, Nate Monteith, NASCAR Nextel Cup, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Travis Dassow, NASCAR Busch, NASCAR Craftsman Truck, Michael Valiante, Andy Belmont Motorsports, Andy Belmont

Congleton Guardian

Boullier to McLaren: 'Don't panic'

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier has urged all within the team not to panic in light of their poor start to the current Formula One season.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, McLaren, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton

Lauda calls for Mercedes calm

Mercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda has urged the team to continue improving the car, despite their dominant start to the 2014 season.


Related Topix: Sports

LA Daily News

Beholder cruises to victory as winter-spring meeting ends at Santa Anita Park

Two-time Eclipse Award-winning filly Beholder kicked off her 2014 campaign with a victory Sunday that turned out to be nothing more than a paid workout as Santa Anita Park closed out its winter-spring meeting.


Related Topix: Sports, Belmont Stakes, Horse Racing

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Formula One to hold cost-cutting summit on May 1

Sauber F1 team principal Monisha Kaltenborn, right, says that the series could be coming to a critical financial crossroad soon.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Nico Hulkenberg, Williams F1 Racing, Autos

Sun: Sauber, Marussia, Caterham

Sauber once again failed to score a single point, joining Caterham and Marussia at the bottom of the results in China... Sauber: Esteban Gutierrez: "It was a very complicated race in terms of tyre management.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Force India, Adrian Sutil

Merced Sun-Star

Vettel asked to make way for teammate again

Now it's happened twice in two races. Vettel, only months removed from wrapping up his most dominant season in F1, was instructed to allow debutant Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo to pass him midway through Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix as the German's speed began to fade due to his rapidly degrading tires.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing Team, Red Bull Racing

Merced Sun-Star

Ferrari's Alonso: 'We're still in the fight'

It's been a slow start to the season for Ferrari, which has not adapted as quickly as runaway leaders Mercedes to the new fuel-efficient six-cylinder engines introduced to the sport this year.


Related Topix: Sports, Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen

Ferraria s Alonso: a Wea re still in the fighta

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain celebrates after finishing the third place at the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 20, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing Team

Sun: Williams, STR, McLaren, Lotus

There were points in the Chinese Grand Prix for Valtteri Bottas and Daniil Kvyat while Jenson Button finished up 11th... Toro Rosso: Daniil Kvyat: "It felt great today and I'm very happy with my performance.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, McLaren, Jenson Button