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IndyCar: St. Petersburg
Robert Wickens spins out after contact with Alexander Rossi while the two battled for the win
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IndyCar: St. Petersburg
The winning team of James Sullivan, Jimmy Vasser, Dale Coyne and Sebastien Bourdais

NASCAR: Phoenix
Race winner Kevin Harvick celebrates
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F1: Barcelona
Sebastian Vettel destroyed the Barcelona track record in preseason testing
Federico Basile

IndyCar: St. Petersburg
Race winner Sebastien Bourdais shows 2 fingers for two race wins in a row

F1: Barcelona
Despite Sebastian Vettel destroying the Barcelona track record in testing, Ferrari boss Maurico Arrivabene looks dejected. Does he know they can't beat the Aldo Costa designed Mercedes?
Federico Basile

IndyCar: St. Petersburg
The Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. drove fiancee Lauren Burnham in the two-seater around the Streets of St. Petersburg

NASCAR: Phoenix
Race winner Kevin Harvick gets service from his pit crew
Ralph Garcia/AR1.com

NASCAR: Phoenix
Brad Keselowski celebrates winning Saturday's DC Solar Xfinity race
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Derani wins 12 Hours of Sebring for ESM Nissan
  Two Cadillacs had nothing for Derani

Pipo Derani drove the #22 ESM Nissan to victory in the Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring with a 13+ second overall win over the Wayne Taylor #10 Cadillac and the #31 Cadillac. Nick Tandy brought the 911 Porsche home first in GTLM over the #25 BMW while the #48 Lamborghini with Bryan Sellers at the wheel won in GTD.

Vergne edges out di Grassi in nail-biting finish in Punta
  TECHEETAH driver extends gap to rivals in title fight
Jean-Eric Vergne extended his lead at the top of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, narrowly edging out Lucas di Grassi in a nail-biting finish on the shores of Uruguay for the CBMM Niobium Punta del Este E-Prix. The Frenchman stood firm with persistent pressure from reigning champion Lucas di Grassi throughout the race. Despite close competition from behind in the closing stages, Vergne kept his nerve to seal victory at the scene of his first-ever race in Formula E where he made his debut for Andretti in 2014.
Zarco nips Marquez for pole in Qatar
  Breaks decade old lap record
Beating a lap record which has stood for a decade, Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) stunned the MotoGP field to take pole position at the Grand Prix of Qatar, 0.202s ahead of his rivals with a lap time of 1.53.680. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) will line up at the Losail International Circuit in second position on the grid, as the reigning world champion was also able to lap under the record pace on his final flying stint.
Take A Number: 189
  by Amy Henderson
It's been 70 years since NASCAR's first race winner hoisted a trophy in Victory Lane, but it might surprise people to know that in all the years that have followed and all the thousands of drivers who have turned a lap from the dust bowls of North Carolina to the high banks of Daytona, that fewer than 200 drivers have been able to claim a victory in NASCAR's premiere series.
Truex Jr. takes pole in Fontana
  At Auto Club Speedway
Martin Truex Jr. earned his second Busch Pole Award of the season and his first at Auto Club Speedway when he sped his No. 78 Furniture Row Toyota around the track at 186.567 mph in the final round of Friday qualifying. Truex, who also started on the pole last week at Phoenix, earned his 17th pole of his career.  Kyle Busch qualified second in his No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota. Kyle Larson in the No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, Erik Jones in the No. 20 JGR Toyota and Austin Dillon in the No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet rounded out the top five.
Vautier puts #90 Cadillac on Sebring pole
  BMW takes GTLM pole
Tristan Vautier put the #90 Cadillac on pole for Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring - the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season. The Spirit of Daytona driver put up a fast lap of 1:47.432 in the No. 90 Cadillac DPi-V.R, outpacing the No. 2 Tequila Patron ESM Nissan Onroak DPi of Olivier Pla by 0.160 seconds. Thanks to BMW receiving multiple Balance of Performance breaks since January’s season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona, Connor De Phillippi narrowly edged James Calado to take the first pole for the BMW M8 GTE.
IndyCar St. Petersburg GP postscript
  by Brian Carroccio
With an expiring television deal, a departing title sponsor and the much-anticipated debut of its latest racing spec, no question about it: the Verizon IndyCar Series needed a boffo debut to the 2018 season this past weekend. And to the series’ credit, they got just that in their annual visit to the Streets of St. Petersburg. Today, AutoRacing1 will look back at all the major stories from this weekend’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg starting with the debut of the new car.
New IndyCar LED Panels Explained
  by Lucille Dust
The new IndyCar aero kit makes the car look sleek and sexy. Drivers like the feel of the new car and it puts the driving more in their hands. IndyCar also made an upgrade to the LED panel that sits on the car, right behind the driver's head. The series has come a long way from the first panel that was taped onto the car late in the season about 4 years ago, showing the fans watching the race the running position of each car.
Kevin Harvick Wins At Phoenix For Third-Straight Victory
  TicketGuardian 500 at ISM Raceway
Kevin Harvick scored his third-straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win with a victory over Kyle Busch in the TicketGuardian 500 at ISM Raceway on Sunday. Coming just one week after his controversial finish at Las Vegas, Harvick took advanage of a costly pit road mistake by Kyle Busch's pit crew to put himself in position to win and held off Busch by .774 seconds at the line. Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex, Jr. rounded out the top five. 
IndyCar St. Petersburg GP Sunday Press Conference
  Top-3 finishers plus Wickens
Sebastien Bourdais - Winner
Dale Coyne - Winning team owner
Graham Rahal - 2nd
Alexander Rossi - 3rd
Robert Wickens - Driver of Race
Bourdais inherits 2nd St. Petersburg GP win in row
  After Rossi and Wickens hit with 2 to go
Sebastien Bourdais
Sebastien Bourdais took advantage of contact between Alexander Rossi and Robert Wickens on the final restart with 2 laps to go as they battled side-by-side under braking in Turn 1 and won the Firestone GP of St. Petersburg for the 2nd year in a row over Graham Rahal.  On a restart with 2 laps to go Rossi got under Wickens as they both braked hard. Rossi's car got a bit sideways as he struggled to keep his car under control, the two touched and around went the Canadian rookie.
RLL's Rahal and Sato meet the press
  In St. Petersburg
Takuma Sato
Graham Rahal
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