| Mar 22, 2015
| 11:29 PM
It's becoming a rule of thumb that it's best not to leave a NASCAR race early at Auto Club Speedway. Not even with just two laps left.
For the third time in as many years, the Sprint Cup Series race in Fontana was settled either on the last lap or in an...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 7:48 PM
FONTANA, Calif. — While Kevin Harvick chased Kurt Busch down the stretch in a battle of the best cars in the Fontana field, Brad Keselowski was buried in 17th place — until the yellow flags started flying.
A caution for debris allowed...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:13 PM
It would be easy to forgive Dylan Coutu's second grade classmates if they think he's kidding when he says he has a driver's license. But he isn't. The 8-year-old Griswold Elementary School student has a purple license that certifies his eligibility to...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 7:06 PM
Joey Logano tried. Brad Keselowski tried. So did Kurt Busch and Jamie McMurray.
But there simply was no passing Kevin Harvick for the lead and then keeping him in the rearview mirror as Harvick won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Phoenix...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 1:28 PM
The Daytona 500 on Fox bounced back Sunday from last year's rain-drenched ratings.
The 500 put up a 7.3 national household rating, a 30 percent increase from last year's 5.6, according to early ratings. The race peaked from 4:30 to 5 p.m. when the...
| 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 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...
| 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 14, 2015
| 9:25 PM
The love taps on Valentine’s Day piled up, a collection of shiny and battered sheet metal in the evening’s chill at Daytona International Speedway.
By the time Matt Kenseth won the Sprint Unlimited Saturday night, more than half the field of...