| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:49 PM
AJ Allmendinger hit the jackpot Wednesday.
After losing his primary sponsor with Richard Petty's team, Roger Penske quickly hired the improving Sprint Cup driver to replace Kurt Busch in the No. 22 car.
To Allmendinger, it's a perfect pairing. To the...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Brian Vickers will run six races for Michael Waltrip Racing in the No. 55 Toyota this season, starting at Bristol Motor Speedway next week.
Vickers also will run at the August race in Bristol and both races at Martinsville and New Hampshire.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Brian Vickers is back in a race car this weekend for the first time this season, but he's not viewing his five-race stint with Michael Waltrip Racing as a second chance.
Vickers is without a ride this season because his Red Bull Racing team closed at the...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:46 PM
It may be the smallest track in length, but that is about the only thing small about Bristol Motor Speedway.
“In 1984, I was a Sprint Cup crew chief for driver Joe Ruttman. We raced there when there was just very minimal grandstands on the front...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 8:33 PM
NASCAR racing has a new Ice Man.
As he completed the final lap of his victory in Sunday's Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Brad Keseloswki needled Paul Wolfe, his crew chief.
"Paul, are you nervous?" Keselowski radioed to Wolfe, his voice...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 12:37 AM
Kasey Kahne proved once again that he's a fast starter, but he's still in dire need of a strong finish.
With a 97.128 mph (19.496 seconds) lap in Saturday's time trials, Kahne edged Kevin Harvick (97.048 mph) for the top starting spot in Sunday's Goody's...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 6:09 PM
I never saw Richard Petty put a hurtin' on the field. I never saw the sly ole Silver Fox outsmart the competition and DW busting out the "Icky Shuffle" Is just a piece of tape to me that they bust out each Daytona 500. Being a relatively new fan to the...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 8:45 PM
Clint Bowyer remains the best free agent in NASCAR.
So where is he going? Sticking with Richard Childress Racing, or jumping over to Michael Waltrip's team?
Stay tuned. Childress is hanging onto hope that Bowyer stays put.
"Honestly, we're still...
| Sep 28, 2011
It has been an incredible run for Tony Stewart, who has risen from the ranks of a competitive afterthought to the driver to beat in the Chase for the Championship.
Two victories in two weeks has much to do with that.
"It's huge," Stewart said after...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 7:32 PM
Turner Motorsports has released Nationwide Series championship contender Reed Sorenson.
Sorenson is currently third in the Nationwide standings with five races remaining this season. He trails leader Ricky Stenhouse by 27 points.
The team says Brian...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 8:07 PM
Rebounding from hard contact with the wall early in Friday night’s Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Carl Edwards held off Kyle Busch on a five-lap green-flag run to the finish to win his eighth Nationwide Series race of the season and...