| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:10 AM
AVONDALE, Ariz. - Matt Kenseth said Friday, "I'm as optimistic as I've ever been" this season about his chances in Sunday's NASCAR race and catching Jimmie Johnson for the Sprint Cup title.
"I feel like my race team and my race cars are capable on any...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 6:24 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — As Kevin Harvick streaked to victory when Carl Edwards ran out of fuel on the last lap Sunday, Jimmie Johnson streaked toward a sixth NASCAR championship.
Johnson finished third at Phoenix International Raceway to widen his...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:36 PM
The Sports Xchange
NASCAR Driver Capsules, Nov. 14
By Jerry Bonkowski and Bob Moore
Capsules for all drivers competing in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
48 JIMMIE JOHNSON, Chevrolet
Team: Hendrick Motorsports
WHERE HE STANDS: Jimmie Johnson comes...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Former Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne says he has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis but will continue to compete in NASCAR.
Bayne, who drives fulltime in the Nationwide Series for Roush Fenway Racing and part time in Sprint Cup for Wood Brothers...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Travis Pastrana, the Maryland-born motocross and X Games superstar, has given up his NASCAR dream for now.
The 30-year-old Pastrana, from Davidsonville in Anne Arundel County, announced on his Facebook page Monday that he was taking a step back after...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Richard Petty Motorsports has fired Todd Parrott for violating NASCAR's substance-abuse policy.
Parrott was crew chief for the No. 43 car driven by Aric Almirola for the last year. NASCAR suspended him indefinitely last week for failing a random drug...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Jack Roush won NASCAR's first Chase for the Cup title playoff with Kurt Busch at the wheel in 2004.
But the co-owner of the Ford team now called Roush Fenway Racing hasn't won the championship since then. Now, with two of this year's 10 Chase races in...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:42 AM
Renaissance man Travis Pastrana –– motocross champion, X Games legend, NASCAR driver and “Nitro Circus” reality TV star –– is offering South Florida fans an up-close-and-personal in November to benefit the Make-A-...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has won the first Sprint Cup pole of his career at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Stenhouse turned a lap of 189.688 mph Friday night on the 1.54 tri-oval. His previous best qualifying run was third at Kansas this season.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the first pole position of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career by posting the fastest qualifying speed for Sunday night's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Stenhouse, 25, turned a lap of 189.688 mph in his No. 17 Ford on Friday...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:21 PM
It was a stunning moment when open-wheel racing star Juan Pablo Montoya announced in 2006 that he was moving to NASCAR stock-car racing.
Here was a celebrated Colombian who had won the Indianapolis 500 and several races in the international Formula...