| Mar 28, 2015
| 1:39 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — If Jeff Gordon ever decides to race again after his 2015 retirement tour is finished, it would likely be at Martinsville Speedway, a track where the four-time champion has had great success.
Gordon and Hendrick Motorsports...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:49 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th.
Logano turned a fast lap...
| Mar 16, 2015
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — There have been dominant drivers in NASCAR before, seasons where Jeff Gordon or Jimmie Johnson would reel off win after win to break the spirits of the rest of the garage.
Dale Earnhardt had stretches where he was...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 7:14 PM
Jeff Gordon won the pole position for Sunday's NASCAR race in Las Vegas, the third race in Gordon's final full-time season in the Sprint Cup Series.
The four-time Cup champion turned a lap of 194.679 mph -- a track record -- on a clear, warm Friday in...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 7:05 PM
A three-race stretch of NASCAR racing in the West that opened here Sunday might need to be billed as the Kevin Harvick Swing.
Harvick, the reigning Sprint Cup Series champion, won the Kobalt 400 in dominating fashion at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, his...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 7:15 PM
Martin Truex Jr. is turning the corner after a miserable 2014.
The driver for the one-car team Furniture Row Racing finished second to Kevin Harvick on Sunday in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race here.
That came after Truex finished eighth in the...
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:35 PM
Hendrick Motorsports swept Thursday night's qualifying races for the Daytona 500, with Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson winning their respective duel.
The Earnhardt and Johnson wins were anticlimactic, with the drama saved for Danica Patrick's...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:17 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Dale Earnhardt Jr. wasted little time establishing himself as the driver to beat during Sunday's Daytona 500.
The reigning champion began Thursday's opening Budweiser Duel alone on the back row, in 25th place, but needed fewer than...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:09 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Darrell Waltrip has famously said, "You know what's NASCAR's favorite saying is? 'If it isn't broken, we'll work on it until it is.' ''
Anybody who watched The Bizarro World concept of Daytona 500 group qualifying Sunday...
| 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...