| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:45 PM
LAS VEGAS — The USA Today headline about a NASCAR exhibition race said it all.
“Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick, boyfriend crash at Daytona,” the headline declared last month. Who’s the “boyfriend”? Ricky Stenhouse Jr....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:31 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Joey Logano won the pole position for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway under NASCAR's new format of knockout qualifying.
Logano's teammate Brad Keselowski qualified second Friday, giving Team Penske...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:49 PM
LAS VEGAS — The new style of qualifying for NASCAR Sprint Cup races is exciting — too exciting in view of some drivers.
Joey Logano set a track qualifying record Friday to win the pole position for Sunday's race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway,...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:26 PM
LAS VEGAS – Paul Menard wasn't sure if he would even race Sunday, but the NASCAR driver had one of his better finishes in recent years.
Menard finished third Sunday in the Kobalt 400 after leading six laps at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. At one point...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Denny Hamlin set a Bristol Motor Speedway track record, then suggested that his Joe Gibbs FedEx Freight Toyota could be even better on Sunday in the Food City 500.
"I'm way more excited about it in race trim than the way we were in...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:53 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The Daytona 500 was halted after 38 laps Sunday because of rain.
The field was under a caution period in NASCAR's season-opening race when the rain arrived at Daytona International Speedway at 2:12 p.m. EST.
[Update: The race...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:29 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off Denny Hamlin and Jeff Gordon to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday night after a rain delay of nearly 6 1/2 hours.
It was the second Daytona 500 victory for perhaps NASCAR's most popular driver; his...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Danica Patrick has passed the 1-million mark in Twitter followers, something no other NASCAR driver has even come close to doing.
I will now pause for you hard-core NASCAR fans to make your snide comments about Patrick never even coming close to winning...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:33 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — By the time the race ended, it wasn't clear where the paint job of Danica Patrick's car ended and the black repair tape holding it together started.
Patrick's No. 10 Chevrolet was collected in a multi-car crash midway through...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Rapper 50 Cent, who caused a minor sensation at last year's Daytona 500 with his awkward attempt to kiss Fox reporter Erin Andrews, is back with NASCAR in a more conventional way.
Swan Racing, a team that fields two cars in NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Rekindling the debate about Danica Patrick's racing skills, legendary NASCAR champion Richard Petty reportedly said she could win only if she was the sole driver on the track.
While appearing at the Canadian Motorsports Expo in Toronto on Sunday,...