| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:01 PM
DOVER, Del. -- Kevin Harvick is starting from the optimum position after winning the pole for Sunday's AAA 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway (2 p.m. ET on ESPN).
The question is whether the driver known as "The Closer"...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:51 PM
LOUDON, N.H. — Joey Logano has advanced into the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning Sunday's Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, a race plagued with accidents that involved several of the Chase members....
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:53 PM
LOUDON, N.H. – It was the home track makeup Joey Logano has been searching for for five years.
As a rookie in 2009 with Joe Gibbs Racing, Logano won his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:10 PM
A NASCAR career on the upswing has Dale Earnhardt Jr. sounding content as he nears his 40th birthday.
"I feel physically and mentally 10 years younger than that," Earnhardt said in the run up to Sunday's Chase for the Sprint Cup opening race at...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 1:30 PM
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 Gordon, his second...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- A.J. Allmendinger held off Marcos Ambrose on three late-race restarts to win the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Watkins Glen International.
It was Allmendinger's first career win and made him eligible 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...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:10 AM
DAYTONA BEACH _ Charlie Crist and NASCAR never seemed to be a good match. The mostly-conservative fan base wasn’t his target audience. And his co-pilot, driver Josh Wise, didn’t have the type of ride that seemed likely to win the Coke Zero...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Brad Keselowski is the top seed for this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup, which gets underway Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. Keselowski, who won his fourth race of the season Sept. 6 at Richmond, leads the 16-driver field into the postseason. The new...