| 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 18, 2015
| 10:51 AM
DAYTONA BEACH — It is early morning in Daytona Beach, and you pull your Ford into the drive-through at Smoothie King. You pause, and do a double take. There is a man in front of you in a golf cart.
That would be Joey Logano, a guy who drives...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 12:25 PM
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was NASCAR's highest-paid driver last year with an income of $23.8 million, Forbes magazine reported Wednesday.
Six-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson was second at $22.5 million and four-time champion Jeff Gordon was...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:10 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Be honest. You have no clue what happens for three-plus hours when all those NASCAR drivers are spinning around making left turns at Daytona International Speedway.
No worries. We are here to help.
We enlisted the help of some...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 2:23 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — For the longest time, the most famous words in all of racing were, "Gentlemen, start your engines."
The key word being "Gentlemen" — the plural of "Gentleman."
Dictionary definition: "A man who treats other people in a...
| 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...
| 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) - Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
NASCAR is on the defensive after 13 drivers - including four former...