| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:08 PM
DOVER, Del. - So much for Jimmie Johnson's supposed “slump.”
The six-time Sprint Cup champion held off a hard-charging Brad Keselowski in the final four laps of the FedEx 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Dover International...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Denny Hamlin won the pole the first time he ever raced at Pocono Raceway. Eight years later, Hamlin still had the speed in the No. 11 Toyota to take the top spot at the triangle track.
Hamlin turned a track record-lap of 181.415 mph Friday to win the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 2:22 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time victor to win at Martinsville Speedway for the first time since October 2002.
Johnson, with eight wins in 25...
| May 11, 2014
| 1:26 AM
Jeff Gordon held off Kevin Harvick during the final laps and went on to win the 5-Hour Energy 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory by .112 of a second was the first win of the year for the four-time champion...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Carl Edwards won a rain-plagued NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Saturday, fittingly with the final two laps under caution as showers began to fall again.
The Food City 500 was delayed nearly two hours before the start and for another three hours...
| 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...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:44 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kurt Busch got by Jimmie Johnson with 11 laps remaining at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday and was able to hold off Johnson in the closing laps to win the STP 500 Sprint Cup race.
"I didn't know if we'd be able to do it," Busch...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Jimmie Johnson started Sunday as one of the drivers facing scrutiny for a winless NASCAR Sprint Cup season after 11 races.
He will wake up Monday morning with no such worries.
Johnson overtook Matt Kenseth with eight laps to go in the Coca-Cola 600,...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:46 AM
"Wow, it's hard to believe," Jeff Gordon said.
The NASCAR driver was referring to how, this month, it will be 20 years since his first victory in what is now called the Sprint Cup Series.
The race was the 1994 Coca-Cola 600, and Gordon -- who soon...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:07 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Kevin Harvick won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway in dominant fashion Sunday while Daytona 500 winner Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second.
"This is awesome," said Harvick, who now holds the record for...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:00 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- His qualifying laps finished, Dale Earnhardt Jr. climbed from his car and walked briskly down pit road toward the garage at Phoenix International Raceway.
Earnhardt moved quickly because he was instantly surrounded by a dozen fans...