| 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 8, 2015
| 4:30 AM
For three promising young drivers in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series, there's nowhere to go but up. And that makes for a pressure-packed season.
Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon and Trevor Bayne — all in their early 20s — are highly touted because they...
| 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 2, 2015
| 4:58 AM
The hits keep coming for NASCAR.
And not in a good way.
Jeff Gordon’s crash in Atlanta on Sunday – when his Chevy slammed into an unprotected wall – underscores an escalating issue concerning driver safety. In a sport where speed...
| 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...