Jun 7

F1: Rosberg Pips Hamilton For Canadian GP Pole

Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton in a thrilling qualifying session to take pole for Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

beat in a thrilling qualifying session to take pole for Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

For the third straight Formula One grand prix, Mercedes teammates and championship leaders Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will line up side-by-side in the front row of the starting grid.

If all goes as expected, they will finish in the top two again as well.

The dominant team on the circuit — winning all six races, with five second-place finishes as well — Mercedes claimed the top two starting spots for the Canadian Grand Prix in qualifying on Saturday. Rosberg, the points leader, earned the pole, and Hamilton will be next to him at the start of Sunday’s race.

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Jun 7

IndyCar: Power On Pole In Texas, Castroneves Expects Tougher Race

Will Power will lead the field to green in Saturday night's IndyCar Series showdown at Texas Motor Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

will lead the field to green in Saturday night’s Series showdown at Motor Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

Will Power is thinking only about racing, not points. is focusing on what he needs to do each day.

Those similar philosophies are working quite well for the Team Penske drivers, who are 1-2 in season points and trying to get Roger Penske his first IndyCar season title since 2006.

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Jun 6

IMSA Co-Founder John Bishop Passes Away

John Bishop was 87. (Photo: IMSA)

was 87. (Photo: )

Sports car racing’s John Bishop, co-founder of the International Motor Sports Association, has died. He was 87.

Bishop died Thursday in San Rafael, California, of complications from a recent illness, according to a release from the sports car sanctioning organization.

Bishop co-founded IMSA in 1969 with wife Peggy and NASCAR founder Bill France Sr. after a surprise telephone “cold call” from France.

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Jun 6

F1: Mercedes top timing sheets with 1-2 in Friday practice

The Hamilton/Rosberg feud looks set to continue if Canada with both the silver arrows at the top of the timing sheets ... again. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

The Hamilton/Rosberg feud looks set to continue in Canada with both the silver arrows at the top of the timing sheets … again. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

MONTREAL (AP) — Formula One leaders and had the fastest times in practice on Friday for the Canadian Grand Prix.

The two Mercedes drivers are leading the championship standings. They have won all six of the races so far this season.

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Jun 4

IndyCar Penalizes Penske, Schmidt Crew Member

Team Penske was penalized after the Detroit GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Team Penske was penalized after the GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

penalized Team Penske and a crew member for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports on Wednesday for violations that occurred at Detroit last weekend.

Team Penske has been fined $5,000 for violating the rule regarding the weight of the car on the No. 2 driven by .

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