| Apr 25, 2014
| 6:00 PM
RICHMOND -- Kyle Larson’s meteoric rise in the Sprint Cup Series continued Friday with an assist from Mother Nature. When qualifying for the Toyota Owners 400 was canceled because of rain, Larson earned the first pole of his Cup career because he...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:08 PM
When he watches a NASCAR race on television, Greg Scott feels his heart sink if smoke suddenly billows from the cars of Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Denny Hamlin or some other Toyota drivers.
The smoke usually means one of Toyota's engines blew up from the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:01 PM
NASCAR added Jeff Gordon to the Chase for the Sprint Cup on Friday, the latest unprecedented twist to this year's playoff after questionable actions by some of Gordon's rivals at the prior race.
It was the second time in five days that the sanctioning...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 3:41 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Sure, it will be cool to race under the lights at Daytona International Speedway. Of course everybody wants to rev up those engines. And there may even be a touch of adrenaline when the green flag drops Saturday night.
| Jan 21, 2015
| 11:41 AM
NASCAR driver Brian Vickers plans to resume racing March 8 at Las Vegas after having corrective heart surgery last month, his Michael Waltrip Racing team said Wednesday.
The race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is the third race of the season in NASCAR's...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:23 PM
With NASCAR's season just a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series – which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22 –...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
NASCAR driver Brian Vickers will miss the start of next season after having corrective heart surgery, Vickers and his Michael Waltrip Racing team said Monday.
Vickers, 31, initially had an artificial patch inserted to fix a hole in his heart in 2010...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:21 PM
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service
Distributed by The Sports Xchange
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - The fastest driver doesn't always win a race -- or a championship -- but on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kevin Harvick did both.
Driving a No. 4 Stewart-...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 3:59 PM
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By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange
Earnhardt wins at Martinsville
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. claimed his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, taking the checkered...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Kyle Busch had victory in hand and rookie Chase Elliott was set to make history with one lap left in the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday.
But then another car abruptly slowed, the caution period came out to bunch the field for a two-lap...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Talladega is always a relentless and indiscriminate beast. Blink and you're spinning through the air at nearly 200 miles an hour.
Given the context, it's understandable why Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Alabama has brought out a bunch of caution...