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Rookie Byron wins NASCAR Xfinity title ahead of Cup graduation

William Byron claimed the NASCAR Xfinity championship in his rookie season by holding off JR Motorsports team-mate Elliott Sadler for a third place finish at Homestead

Danica Patrick to race Indy 500, Daytona 500 in 2018, quits NASCAR

Danica Patrick will race the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 in 2018 as her final races, after confirming '17 will be her last full-time year in the NASCAR Cup Series

Dale Earnhardt Jr 'delicate and compromised' after concussion

Dale Earnhardt Jr says he considers himself lucky to have recovered from concussion sufficiently to complete a final NASCAR Cup season in 2017

Penske expands NASCAR Cup team to add Ryan Blaney for 2018

Penske will expand to a third full-time NASCAR Cup entry for 2018 to bring its protege Ryan Blaney in alongside Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano

NASCAR defends controversial Indianapolis final caution decision

The NASCAR Cup Series has defended ending the Brickyard 400 in overtime, after a race that took over six hours to complete and had 14 cautions

Lewis Hamilton could annihilate F1 rivals in 2017 - Eddie Jordan

A "wounded" Lewis Hamilton could "annihilate" his Formula 1 rivals this year in response to his 2016 defeat to Nico Rosberg, believes team boss turned pundit Eddie Jordan

Coulthard: McLaren competitiveness in F1 2017 would be Houdini-like

McLaren-Honda becoming competitive during the 2017 Formula 1 season would be a "Houdini-like" achievement given its struggles in pre-season testing, says David Coulthard

NASCAR boss says Suarez's Xfinity title 'validates' diversity push

NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France believes that Daniel Suarez's 2016 Xfinity Series title validates his organisation's efforts to promote diversity

Aprilia MotoGP rookie Lowes will have to relax, Espargaro says

Sam Lowes "needs to relax a little bit" when he steps up to MotoGP next year as a rookie, according to Aprilia team-mate Aleix Espargaro

Jimmie Johnson's NASCAR Sprint Cup title hopes felt "pretty bleak"

Jimmie Johnson's crew chief Chad Knaus admits the seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup title Johnson ultimately secured felt unlikely in the middle of 2016

Edwards declines to blame Logano for NASCAR title decider clash

Carl Edwards refused to blame NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase rival Joey Logano for the collision that ended their 2016 title hopes in the Homestead finale