| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Brian Vickers is back in a race car this weekend for the first time this season, but he's not viewing his five-race stint with Michael Waltrip Racing as a second chance.
Vickers is without a ride this season because his Red Bull Racing team closed at the...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The only consolation local stock-car drivers had during C.E. Falk's historic rise to dominance the past three seasons was that he was a slow starter. Now, there's not even that.
Falk opened 2012 with a head of steam and a $10,000 check earlier this month...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Denny Hamlin has won the pole at Auto Club Speedway, with teammate Kyle Busch joining him in the top two spots for Sunday's race.
Hamlin turned a lap of 186.403 mph in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota during Friday's qualifying session, running low on the...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Nick Smith won his first Legends race in a 26-car field at Langley Speedway as a 15-year-old in 2002. He followed by beating track icon Dale Lemonds for the 2003 division title, a feat that had fans in awe of his talent and optimistic for his future.
| Apr 13, 2012
| 11:50 AM
After a week off, it's time to round 'em up and head to the Texas Motor Speedway. All the manufactures have enjoyed some success at Texas, but this is a really good track for Roush Fenway Fords. Matt Kenseth won the spring race one year ago. In all...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Jeff Gordon, one of NASCAR racing's biggest rainmakers, got a shower just when he needed it in Sunday's Pennsylvania 400.
Gordon didn't lead a lap under the green flag, but he notched a critically important victory at Pocono Raceway, thanks to an...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 8:54 PM
Carl Edwards joked that he played with Mark Martin toys as a child.
But it was Martin, 53, who had the last laugh Friday, as he blew away the rest of the field in qualifying for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:59 AM
NASCAR is ready to take a look at Mark Martin's scary crash from over the weekend.
Martin's car went off the track and eventually crashed into the end of a short, narrow barrier on the interior side of pit road at Michigan International Speedway. The...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 8:54 PM
Is there any question NASCAR's "It Girl" is serious about hanging with the big boys?
News flash: Danica Patrick is skipping the Indianapolis 500 to race in the Coca-Cola 600 in May.
That shows a serious level of engagement for Patrick, who has dabbled...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Hillman Racing and Aaron’s Inc. announced today that two-time Daytona 500 champion Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 40 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota in the 2012 Daytona 500 on Feb. 26.
The race will mark Waltrip’s 75th start at...
| Feb 15, 2012
Michael Waltrip will make a historic run in this year's Daytona 500.
He will make his 75th start on the fabled superspeedway — the most of any driver — on Feb. 26. He will drive the No. 40 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota for Aaron Racing.