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CONCORD, N.C. (AP) NASCAR is trying to inject some excitement into Charlotte Motor Speedway, where recent races have been relatively predictable, even dull: When a lead car breaks free from the pack, it’s been nearly impossible to catch. Nobody could catch Kyle Larson when he was running in clean air during the first two 20-lap …

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Gene Haas admits that his entry into F1 has proved tougher than expected, and that his team still has a lot of learning to do. His team has had a difficult start to the 2017 season relative to last year, when points seemed to come easily in the early races. “I really didn’t know the …

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MONACO (AP) Having closed the gap to dominant Mercedes in an incredibly close-fought Formula One season, Ferrari has another burning ambition: Winning the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. The Italian manufacturer’s barren spell in Monaco dates to Michael Schumacher’s win in 2001, and four-time F1 champion Sebastian Vettel is determined to put that right. ”I …

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Jenson Button says he’s enjoying his one-off return to driving duty in Monaco – but he still insists that he hasn’t missed it since his last race for McLaren in Abu Dhabi. Button finished Thursday’s FP2 session in 12th place, almost matching the times of teammate Stoffel Vandoorne, who has been in the MCL32 all …

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Fernando Alonso didn’t stay around long after the last Grand Prix in Spain as he had to shoot off to Indianapolis for the start of practice the following day. But he left behind him a team whose difficult season had been boosted by the former World Champion’s stunning qualifying performance. Against all the odds Alonso …

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The results to the Formula 1 Global Fan Survey conducted by Motorsport Network in conjunction with Nielsen Sports were revealed on Friday. It was the largest marketing research project ever conducted in motorsport. The survey was launched at the season-opening Australian GP back in March and was conducted in 15 languages with 215,872 participants from …

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CONCORD, N.C. (AP) Kyle Busch proved last week he could win a Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in the exhibition NASCAR All-Star race. Now he’s out to prove he can win a Cup points race and put an end a long drought. ”It felt good to get that out of the way, so now …

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MONACO (AP) Jenson Button’s one-off return to Formula One racing at the Monaco Grand Prix got off to a mixed start during practice on Thursday. There was frustration, an audacious overtaking move on former teammate Lewis Hamilton for old time’s sake, and some awkward technological issues to grapple with. At least he stayed on the …

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