Sunday, May 20, 2018
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Up next races on major auto racing circuits

Sprint Cup

What: Save Mart 350

When/where: Today, practice (Fox Sports 1, 3 and 6:30 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (FS1, 1:30 p.m.); Sunday, race (TNT, 3 p.m.); Sonoma, Calif.

Fast facts: Jeff Gordon has a Cup-record nine road-course wins, five at Sonoma and four at Watkins Glen. Tony Stewart has seven road-course victories, two at Sonoma and five at Watkins Glen.

Standings: 1. Gordon, 537; 2. Jimmie Johnson, 522; 3. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 514; 4. Matt Kenseth, 513; 5. Brad Keselowski, 490; 6. Carl Edwards, 462; 7. Joey Logano, 454; 8. Kyle Larson, 454; 9. Kevin Harvick, 447; 10. Kyle Busch, 446

Nationwide

What: Gardner Denver 200

When/where: Today, practice; Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 11:30 a.m.), race (Ch. 28, 2:45 p.m.); Elkhart Lake, Wis.

Fast facts: The race is the first of three road-course events. In August, the series will race at Watkins Glen and Mid-Ohio. AJ Allmendinger, also the winner last year at Mid-Ohio, is racing in Sprint Cup for JTG Daugherty. Alex Tagliani is driving Penske's No. 22 Ford.

Standings: 1. Regan Smith, 485; 2. Elliott Sadler, 471; 3. Chase Elliott, 465; 4. Ty Dillon, 450; 5. Trevor Bayne, 435

Formula One

What: Austrian Grand Prix

When/where: Today, practice (NBC Sports Network, 8 a.m.); Saturday, practice, qualifying (NBCSN, 8 a.m.); Sunday, race (NBCSN, 8 a.m.); Spielberg

Fast fact: The series last raced at the track in 2002.

Standings: 1. Nico Rosberg, 140; 2. Lewis Hamilton, 118; 3. Daniel Ricciardo, 79; 4. Fernando Alonso, 69; 5. Sebastian Vettel, 60

NHRA

What: New England Nationals

When/where: Today, qualifying; Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 7 p.m.); Sunday, final eliminations, (ESPN2, 10 a.m.); Epping, N.H.

Standings: Top Fuel — 1. Doug Kalitta, 902; 2. Antron Brown, 782. Funny Car — 1. Robert Hight, 905; 2. John Force, 640. Pro Stock — 1. Erica Enders-Stevens, 908; 2. Jeg Coughlin, 753. Pro Stock Motorcycle — 1. Andrew Hines, 406; 2. Eddie Krawiec, 382

Trucks

Next: UNOH 225, June 26, Kentucky Speedway, Sparta

Standings: 1. Johnny Sauter, 261; 2. Matt Crafton, 251; 3. Ron Hornaday, 248; 4. Timothy Peters, 246; 5. Ryan Blaney, 244

IndyCar

Next: Grand Prix of Houston, June 28 and 29, Streets of Houston

Standings: 1. Will Power, 370; 2. Helio Castroneves, 331; 3. Ryan Hunter-Reay, 310; 4. Simon Pagenaud, 279; 5. Marco Andretti, 235

Et cetera: Indy 500 rookie Sage Karam, 19, has been added to the Tudor United SportsCar Championship driver lineup for the June 29 Six Hours of the Glen. He will join Scott Pruett and Memor Rojas in the No. 01 car driving for Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates.

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