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Dale Jr says retiring announcement took the…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says the pressure is off

Candidates abound in NASCAR's search for young star power

The exodus in recent years of some of NASCAR's most popular drivers means its premier series will need new stars to emerge

NASCAR has huge hole to fill after Earnhardt…

Now that Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans to retire, NASCAR has its work cut out in developing new stars

Kenseth wins pole for Sunday at Richmond

Matt Kenseth won the pole position for Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway

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Alonso embracing challenges of his 'Indy 500…

Fernando Alonso is embarking on what he calls his "Indy 500 adventure," and it's clearly a labor of love and ambition

F1 drivers split on new 'shield' protection

Formula One drivers are split over plans to test a new "shield" device to protect against flying debris

Fighting talk from Ferrari after Vettel wins…

Sebastian Vettel is back on top of the Formula One standings and his Ferrari team is bursting with ambition again

Vettel tips Mercedes to strike back at Ferrari in Russia

Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari have had the upper hand so far this season in Formula One, but they're expecting a resurgent Lewis Hamilton in Russia

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Lexington Herald-Leader Mark Story column

Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at…

Valtteri Bottas beat Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton right at the end of qualifying to take pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix

NASCAR stars are no longer driving into their 50s

NASCAR has had three top drivers retire in the last two seasons and now Dale Earnhardt Jr. says this year will be his last

Column: A mea culpa on Alonso in the Indy 500

Column: A mea culpa on Fernando Alonso in the Indy 500

Junior will leave a big seat to fill in No. 88 next season

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s vacant No. 88 seat will surely become the most popular one drivers will covet for 2018

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NASCAR driver Ken Schrader joins Little 500

Notable achievements in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s racing career

Notable achievements in the driving career of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Hendrick Motorsports has announced that Earnhardt will be retiring at the end of the season