| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:58 PM
It took Dale Earnhardt Jr. 29 shots to finally get a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory at Pocono Raceway.
And, when Mark Martin retired at the end of 2013, he had raced the "Tricky Triangle" 54 times with a best finish of second — he had seven of...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:31 PM
LOUDON, N.H. — Just over a decade ago, NASCAR shook up the way they crowned the champion of their premier Sprint Cup Series by introducing a 10-race playoff-type system to end each season.
And for 10 years, the face of NASCAR's Chase for the...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:51 PM
LOUDON, N.H. — Joey Logano has advanced into the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning Sunday's Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, a race plagued with accidents that involved several of the Chase members....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Turmoil and drama are lacking this weekend as NASCAR veteran Jeff Gordon seeks to snap a 13-year championship drought.
The 42-year-old driver enters the Chase for the Sprint Cup among the favorites as NASCAR's 10-race championship series opens Sunday at...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:10 PM
A NASCAR career on the upswing has Dale Earnhardt Jr. sounding content as he nears his 40th birthday.
"I feel physically and mentally 10 years younger than that," Earnhardt said in the run up to Sunday's Chase for the Sprint Cup opening race at...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 1:30 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Looking like vintage form, Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead on the final restart 16 laps from the end and held on to win Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
It was a record fifth Brickyard win for Gordon, his second...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:28 PM
The rain wasn't heavy Friday but its timing threw a wrench into the first day of NASCAR weekend at Chicagoland Speedway.
Light precipitation arrived just as Chase for the Sprint Cup drivers completed afternoon practice runs in Joliet. The resulting...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- A.J. Allmendinger held off Marcos Ambrose on three late-race restarts to win the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International.
It was Allmendinger's first career win and made him eligible for...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Reaction to the death of Kevin Ward Jr. was predictable and heartfelt as NASCAR starts to figure out how to deal with this tragic situation.
Ward was struck by a sprint car driven by NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart on Saturday night at Canandaigua...
| 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,...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway in Delaware was delayed 22 minutes this afternoon when a red flag came out after debris from a pothole damaged the car of driver Jamie McMurray.
NASCAR brought all the cars to pit road to...