| Feb 15, 2015
| 4:32 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Jeff Gordon won the pole Sunday afternoon for the 57th running of the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22.
Or maybe he hit bingo. Rock, paper, scissors. Or spun the roulette wheel and let it ride on his favorite number, 24.
That's kind of how...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:50 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. Jimmie Johnson understands the pressure the best athletes face because he's in that category.
If a season ends without a championship for Johnson, it seems like a disappointment. Such was the case in 2014 even though he won four...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:36 PM
Woe is us, sports fans! After the Super Bowl and before the NCAA tournament, here lie the dragons of the American sports calendar. Sure, there's action for die-hard Blackhawks and Bulls fans, but even they spend February looking ahead to the thrills of...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Jeff Gordon knew midway through last season that he had just one more year in him.
NASCAR's most charismatic driver, the man behind the wheel of the famed and sometimes feared No. 24, had decided the timing was right to call it quits on one of the...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:55 PM
With NASCAR's season only a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series — which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:23 PM
With NASCAR's season just a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series – which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22 –...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 1:51 PM
It's easy to measure greatness in victories, trophies and championships.
But what about standing up to prejudice and people who think the color of your skin makes you less worthy? What about going about your business in the face of death threats? What...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Kyle Busch led from start to finish, usually by plenty, and ended an eight-race winless streak in the NASCAR Nationwide Series with his fifth career victory at Richmond International Raceway.
Busch started on the pole, routinely built leads of several...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:53 PM
MIAMI - NASCAR has always been about families. Families that stay together. Families that break up.
Look around the garage on any given Sunday and you will see the effects of those fractured relationships.
Ryan Newman was deemed expendable by Stewart-...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:49 PM
— Not only will Sunday's race at Homestead-Miami Speeday conclude the 10-week Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, it will mark the end of the road for a much longer-running NASCAR drama.
The Ford EcoBoost 400 will be the final NASCAR race...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:21 PM
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service
Distributed by The Sports Xchange
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - The fastest driver doesn't always win a race -- or a championship -- but on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kevin Harvick did both.
Driving a No. 4 Stewart-...