| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:38 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Dear Danica and Ricky:
Please stop it. There is no making out in NASCAR.
No hugs, no exchanging of Valentine's Day cards, none of this schmoozie-poozie stuff with the nauseating soundtrack of a Michael Bolton/Barry Manilow mix-...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Kevin Harvick’s departure from Richard Childress Racing could open up the return of an iconic car.
Richard Childress alluded to bringing back the No. 3 car Monday night to the Sprint Cup Series during a stop on the NASCAR Media Tour on Monday...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:40 PM
CHARLOTTE — In a gathering best described as a media conference sprinkled with bits and pieces of a pep rally, NASCAR officials laid out their vision for the sport, embedded in the hope of a new car energizing the fan base and of refurbishing the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Rick Hendrick is hoping stability brings him another NASCAR championship in 2013.
All four drivers – Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Kasey Kahne – and their crew chiefs return.
“Any time you can go into a year...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 3:55 AM
CHARLOTTE _ It’s easy to bust on poor Tim Tebow these days.
He is essentially an NFL orphan, looking for a team still willing to buy into the concept that he can have success as an NFL quarterback beyond the gig with the Denver Broncos.
| May 20, 2013
| 2:45 PM
So five-time is now a four-time All-Star race winner. I know NASCAR fans don't want to hear it, but Jimmie Johnson is truly one of the best NASCAR drivers, no just of our generation, but of all-time. His numbers are truely stunning. But don't ask Jimmie...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:39 PM
A broken back hasn't slowed Denny Hamlin down, as his competitors in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series learned once again during Friday's qualifying session for Sunday's FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway.
Sidelined for five...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:33 PM
NASCAR announced its 2014 Hall of Fame class on Wednesday evening.
Chairman and CEO Brian France announced the five Hall of Fame inductees. There was not a tie for fifth place as there was last year.
2014 NASCAR HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES:
| May 14, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Jimmie Johnson remains the most underappreciated five-time champion in professional sports.
You know the NASACAR narrative by now: Personality is too vanilla. Has a crew chief who cheats. He avoids dustups on the track, demeaning the ghosts of great...
| Dec 10, 2012
Arnold Dean never called himself the "Dean of Sports." It was radio hucksterism, it was presumptuous, and he knew it. If the three-word brainchild of a station producer was to be his legacy, well, it would be an orphan from his lips.
Mr. Dean was the...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Jimmie Johnson pulled away on a restart with eight laps to go and won the NASCAR Spring Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday.
It was his eighth career victory on the shortest track the series races.
Only Richard Petty with 15, and Darrell...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Excluding Rick Pitino, Jimmie Johnson just may be the King of the World right now.
He won his eighth race at Martinsville last Sunday, holding off Clint Bowyer and Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon.
He leads defending champion Brad...