| Mar 29, 2015
| 7:20 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. The pressure is off Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Racing and Toyota.
The dreaded streak came to a dramatic end Sunday at Martinsville Speedway, as Hamlin held off a hard-charging Brad Keselowski on the final lap for his, the team's and the...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 7:47 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Until this weekend, only twice in Chase Elliott's relatively short NASCAR career has he started a race worse than 26th.
Never, however, has he been so excited to do so.
While Elliott was awarded a full-time Sprint Cup...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 1:39 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — If Jeff Gordon ever decides to race again after his 2015 retirement tour is finished, it would likely be at Martinsville Speedway, a track where the four-time champion has had great success.
Gordon and Hendrick Motorsports...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 9:27 AM
NASCAR's most popular driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. would do just about anything to win a Sprint Cup title, and that includes giving up his favorite hobby, barbecuing, to do it.
Earnhardt, 40, has 23 career Sprint Cup race wins, with three coming last...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 6:05 PM
"Everything's clicking right now," Kevin Harvick said Saturday in the understatement of the week.
The red-hot driver rolled to a dominating win in NASCAR's second-level Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana.
Harvick mainly drives in...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:21 AM
NASCAR fans will want to take note of the new documentary "I Am Dale Earnhardt."
The 90-minute program debuts at 10 p.m. Monday on Spike TV. The channel and NASCAR Productions collaborated on the film about Dale Earnhardt Sr., who died after crashing on...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 7:14 PM
Jeff Gordon won the pole position for Sunday's NASCAR race in Las Vegas, the third race in Gordon's final full-time season in the Sprint Cup Series.
The four-time Cup champion turned a lap of 194.679 mph -- a track record -- on a clear, warm Friday in...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 7:05 PM
A three-race stretch of NASCAR racing in the West that opened here Sunday might need to be billed as the Kevin Harvick Swing.
Harvick, the reigning Sprint Cup Series champion, won the Kobalt 400 in dominating fashion at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, his...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:10 PM
There's a massive sign atop the grandstands in Turn 4 of Las Vegas Motor Speedway this week that reads: "Thank You Jeff 24."
It's the track's nod to Jeff Gordon's decision to stop full-time racing in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series after this year. Gordon...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:02 PM
LOS ANGELES — At 3:44 on an August morning in 2007, former NASCAR champion Dale Jarrett suddenly woke from a sound sleep.
"It hit me then," he recalled. "It's time to retire."
Jarrett was 50 at the time. He was struggling to recapture his past...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:23 PM
Two races into NASCAR's Sprint Cup season is but a blip on the big screen, but it's good to see one of the good guys near the top of the charts.
Martin Truex Jr. is fifth in points, with two Top 10 finishes. It's the classic underdog story: Truex Jr....