| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Jeff Gordon dominated much of the rain-delayed AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Tuesday and then won a duel with Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jimmie Johnson for his third Sprint Cup Series win of the season.
Gordon held about a 2-second lead...
| Sep 7, 2011
HAMPTON, Ga. — Shortly after the 200th lap in Tuesday's AdvoCare 500, a heavy mist started falling on Atlanta Motor Speedway, forcing officials to call for a caution. After pit stops by the usual suspects, it was time to meet the new drivers atop...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 6:09 PM
I never saw Richard Petty put a hurtin' on the field. I never saw the sly ole Silver Fox outsmart the competition and DW busting out the "Icky Shuffle" Is just a piece of tape to me that they bust out each Daytona 500. Being a relatively new fan to the...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:09 PM
Well, to call this season a roller coaster for the Kansas Kid would be an understatement. Clint Bowyer started out slow...got hot in the spring and into the summer, but now that summer is turning into fall, Bowyer is once again having a hard time. Maybe...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 10:35 AM
So the Chase is set and Kansas' favorite son is on the outside looking in. More dishearteningly, Clint Bowyer is also 10 weeks away from the end of the season and he still has no ride for next year.
To no one's big surprise the news broke last weekend in...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 6:56 PM
There appears to be one fewer option for Clint Bowyer in 2012. FOXSports.com is reporting that Richard Petty Motorsports has withdrawn it's offer for the Emporia, Kansas native to drive one of its race cars next season.
"We are no longer in discussions...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Multiple reports out of Chicagoland Speedway say that a deal between Clint Bowyer and Michael Waltrip racing will soon be announced. ESPN.com says the deal could be finalized by the end of the week.
Team owner Michael Waltrip tweeted on Friday, "MWR...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Separated by time and the sections of the newspaper or web, it's hard for readers to tell what assignments we cover on a single day.
Last Friday was an example of the extremes we sometimes experience while covering the news.
My morning began at the Walt...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 8:38 PM
The NASCAR Hall of Fame welcomed its most diverse class to date Friday night, when Dale Inman opened the ceremony as the first crew chief to be inducted.
Inman was introduced by seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty, a member of the first Hall...
| 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.