| Jul 27, 2014
| 2:05 PM
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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...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Until Fred Lorenzen came along, NASCAR was strictly Southern.
By the mid-1960s, the Elmhurst native's outsized impact as the first Northern champ helped propel the stock car series from a regional sport to national prominence.
On Saturday, Lorenzen,...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 8:55 PM
NASCAR veteran Kasey Kahne came out of nowhere to maneuver through a hectic finish and win the Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway on Friday night.
Kahne made a nice move to emerge from eighth place through a tight pack on a re-...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Aric Almirola has won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, putting Richard Petty's famed No. 43 in Victory Lane for the first time since 1999.
Almirola's unexpected win came on the same weekend...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Kasey Kahne, still annoyed about a crash with Kyle Busch last weekend, arrived in Michigan saying he doesn't even want to talk to Busch anymore.
So naturally Kahne and Busch will start next to each other on Sunday in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series Quicken...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 10:44 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It took nearly 10 hours to complete the Daytona 500 on Sunday and for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to complete his 10-year bid to return to Daytona's Victory Lane.
Earnhardt held off Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski on a restart with...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:33 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — NASCAR moves to Phoenix International Raceway this weekend with several leading drivers hoping to rebound from poor finishes in the season-opening Daytona 500.
While Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrated his second Daytona 500 victory,...
| May 11, 2014
| 1:26 AM
Jeff Gordon held off Kevin Harvick during the final laps and went on to win the 5-Hour Energy 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night.
The victory by .112 of a second was the first win of the year for the four-time champion...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:49 PM
LAS VEGAS — The new style of qualifying for NASCAR Sprint Cup races is exciting — too exciting in view of some drivers.
Joey Logano set a track qualifying record Friday to win the pole position for Sunday's race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway,...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Carl Edwards won a rain-plagued NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Saturday, fittingly with the final two laps under caution as showers began to fall again.
The Food City 500 was delayed nearly two hours before the start and for another three hours...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:44 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kurt Busch got by Jimmie Johnson with 11 laps remaining at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday and was able to hold off Johnson in the closing laps to win the STP 500 Sprint Cup race.
"I didn't know if we'd be able to do it," Busch...