| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:37 AM
So 2013 is already out to a better start for Clint Bowyer than 2012 did. A seventh place finish at Phoenix has the 15 car fifth in the standings two weeks in.
After everything that happened, it was a decent day," said Bowyer. "We got up there and got...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Marcos Ambrose has won the Sprint Cup pole at Watkins Glen International for the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen on Sunday.
It was the third career pole for Ambrose, who has won the past two Cup races at The Glen. He turned a fast lap of 128.281 mph...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Brian Vickers has been chosen the full-time driver of Michael Waltrip Racing's No. 55 Aaron's Toyota beginning next season.
Michael Waltrip Racing and Aaron's Inc. made the joint announcement official on Tuesday after months of speculation.
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Looking back at the weekend in motor racing -- including the NASCAR race in Michigan, NHRA drag racing in Minnesota and the motocross event in Utah -- five things come to mind:
1. Clint Bowyer keeps rolling. The headlines naturally went to Joey Logano...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Michael Waltrip Racing announced Monday that Brian Vickers will drive the team’s No. 55 Toyota in 12 of the 13 races remaining in the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.
The announcement follows the mutual decision by MWR and Aaron’s Inc. to...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:08 PM
When he watches a NASCAR race on television, Greg Scott feels his heart sink if smoke suddenly billows from the cars of Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Denny Hamlin or some other Toyota drivers.
The smoke usually means one of Toyota's engines blew up from the...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:39 PM
NASCAR driver Martin Truex Jr. broke his right wrist in a race last weekend but will keep racing with a special cast, his team, Michael Waltrip Racing, said Tuesday.
The injury occurred Saturday night when Truex's No. 56 Toyota was involved in a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Jeff Burton's announcement Wednesday that he won't drive the No. 31 Chevrolet again in 2014 in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series is the latest in a flurry of NASCAR driver-team changes for this season and next year.
Haven't kept up with all of them? Here's a...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:20 PM
RICHMOND — Two lessons were learned from Saturday's Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday about the affect of teammates in setting the 12-driver field for the Chase for the championship: One unsettling, mudding the regular-...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Looking back at the weekend's motor-racing action, including the controversial NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Richmond, Va.; new Cup driver Kyle Larson and Formula One's Italian Grand Prix, five things come to mind:
1. The Chase field likely won't be changed...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The NASCAR team Richard Childress Racing said Monday it signed Ryan Newman to drive its No. 31 Chevrolet next year in the Sprint Cup Series.
Newman currently drives the No. 39 Chevy for Stewart-Haas Racing but was not re-signed by that team for 2014....