| Mar 8, 2015
| 4:30 AM
For three promising young drivers in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series, there's nowhere to go but up. And that makes for a pressure-packed season.
Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon and Trevor Bayne — all in their early 20s — are highly touted because they...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:07 PM
CHARLOTTE – Trevor Bayne.
He won the Daytona 500 in 2011 as a 20-year-old. Youngest winner in the history of the Great American Race. Cool Kid. Fabulous story.
We were all amazed and smitten, conjuring up the ghost of the late...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:40 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Roush Fenway Racing enters a season of rebuilding following a self-described "brutal" 2014 that included just two Sprint Cup wins and top driver Carl Edwards defection to Joe Gibbs Racing at the end of the year.
| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:23 PM
With NASCAR's season just a month away, a few drivers are still adjusting to new teams and several crew chiefs are adjusting to new drivers.
The most notable change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series – which opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb. 22 –...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:21 PM
By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service
Distributed by The Sports Xchange
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - The fastest driver doesn't always win a race -- or a championship -- but on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Kevin Harvick did both.
Driving a No. 4 Stewart-...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Six races into the 10-race Chase title playoff, NASCAR's Carl Edwards hasn't reached victory lane, gotten into a brawl with another driver or otherwise made many headlines.
"We admittedly have not been a dominant team all year," despite two wins...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 3:21 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — If Kevin Harvick truly is one of the heavy favorites to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship, he's going to have to prove it on Sunday.
Fighting a loose handling car during Friday's time trials, Harvick brushed the wall...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:20 PM
CONCORD, N.C. — When the clock hit all zeros on the final round of Sprint Cup Series qualifying Thursday night, the usually even-keeled Dave Rogers almost sounded excited:
"The fastest boys in Charlotte!" Rogers said to his No. 18 Joe Gibbs...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 10:20 AM
NASCAR's Danica Patrick is a middling 28th in the point standings -- the same spot she held seven months ago -- but to hear her tell it, she's getting better.
"It's all going in the right direction," Patrick said Wednesday in a telephone interview...
| 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...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Jimmie Johnson dominated again at Dover International Speedway, extending his track victory record to nine.
He followed last week's victory in the Coca-Cola 600 with another sensational run in a race red-flagged for 22 minutes because of a pothole in...