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Lewis Hamilton takes pole in record pace at F1…

Something that surprised Lewis Hamilton after he posted the fastest lap ever at the Albert Park circuit and equaled Ayrton Senna's record of six pole positions at the Australian Grand Prix was that his time wasn't even quicker

A lasting legacy: Medlen's death spurred NHRA safety gains

Eric Medlen's fatal practice run at Gainesville Raceway a decade ago spurred NHRA safety improvements

Dale Jr prepares for 600th race after creating…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join an exclusive club this weekend when he runs his 600th NASCAR race

Danica questions NASCAR discipline after no fine for Dillon

Danica Patrick is wondering why NASCAR has decided not to fine Austin Dillon and Cole Custer for their scrape at Phoenix last weekend

More races, more friction in the future for F1

The new owners of Formula One are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers

Jimmie Johnson to start from back after crashing at Fontana

Jimmie Johnson plans to start from the back when he defends his Fontana title after a spin during practice wrecked his primary car

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Hamilton fastest in 1st practice sessions for Australian GP

Lewis Hamilton delivered the faster speeds that the rule changes had promised in Formula One, going under the racing lap record in the second practice session Friday for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix

1970 Daytona 500 winner Pete Hamilton dies at 74

1970 Daytona 500 winner Pete Hamilton dies at 74; won 4 times in career from 1968-73

Faster F1 cars means bigger, stronger drivers for 2017

The new regulations in F1 have made the cars bigger and faster, and so the drivers have had to follow suit