RAHAL RACES TO WEEKEND SWEEP AT BELLE ISLE

INDY CAR RELEASE DETROIT – Graham Rahal completed a near-perfect Verizon IndyCar Series weekend, racing to a sweep of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear doubleheader with a dominating performance for the second straight day. Rahal, in the No. 15...

Jimmie Johnson tames Dover in OT

NASCAR RELEASE Jimmie Johnson passed Kyle Larson on an overtime restart to roar to his third Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season Sunday at Dover International Speedway, tying NASCAR Hall of Famer Cale Yarborough on the all-time win list. Johnson led...

THIS DAY IN SPORTS (MAY 31)-Fate Rides Shotgun

NEW YORK TIMES 1967 INDIANAPOLIS-A.J. Foyt Jr. of Houston won the 51st running of the 500-mile race today when auto racing’s newest and fastest creation, a whispering turbine, went out of action with a broken ball-bearing holder in its gear box with only three...

THIS DAY IN SPORTS-(MAY 30)..Four Hands on the Wheel

NEW YORK TIMES-1969 INDIANAPOLIS-Inside his red blazer, perspiration was soaking his maroonand- white striped shirt and wrinkling his purple-and-black striped tie. Andy Granatelli had been entering racing cars in the 500-mile race here since 1946 without winning, but...