| Feb 22, 2015
| 2:05 PM
Joey Logano held off Kevin Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. in an overtime finish to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday.
It was the first time that Logano won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' most celebrated race.
"I can't believe it," Logano, who drives for...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 8:44 PM
HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The season just started. The calendar hasn't even turned to spring. Yet Jimmie Johnson has all but wrapped up a shot at his record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup title.
Quickly establishing he's one of the drivers to beat...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 5:24 PM
HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke.
"They said there was trouble with the car," Kvapil said. "I thought we could figure it out when we got in the garage area. They're like,...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:38 AM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Greg Warmoth will be inside the Goodyear Blimp over Volusia County for "Central Florida Spotlight" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9. Warmoth talks to pilot Mike Dougherty about flying over sporting...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 12:06 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Jeff Gordon will start from the pole in his final Daytona 500 of his career.
Gordon announced last month this will be his final full-time season, and he's been adamant next Sunday's season-opening Daytona 500 will be the last of...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:20 AM
Racing prodigy Chase Elliott, 19, will succeed Jeff Gordon as driver of the No. 24 Chevrolet in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series starting in 2016, their Hendrick Motorsports team said Thursday.
Hendrick said Elliott also would drive in five Cup races this...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 12:08 PM
The changes NASCAR has made to make racing more interesting for fans has yet to find much acceptance among its drivers.
Based on what happened Sunday during pole qualifying for the Daytona 500, it's safe to say Clint Boyer isn't a fan of NASCAR's new...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:03 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 might even be a touch of adrenaline when the green flag drops Saturday night.
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:11 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Daytona 500 media day included lots of talk — talk about puppy love, wedding rings and a growing mullet — and a lot of conversation about four-time champion Jeff Gordon and what could be his final ride in NASCAR'S...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 7:42 PM
Through driver changes, network shuffles, a new championship format and NASCAR's push to reinvent itself, the one constant for more than two decades has been Jeff Gordon behind the wheel every week of the iconic No. 24.
Well, it's time to buckle up...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:45 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bill Elliott headlined the sixth class of inductees into NASCAR's Hall of Fame, a group that included three champions, the first African-American winner and a driver with movie star looks.
"Awesome Bill From Dawsonville" was...