| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:33 PM
If laying down $439 for six laps around a speedway in a Ferrari isn't something you can do without batting an eyelash, the folks at Petty Holdings have a holiday deal that might work.
The Richard Petty Driving Experience, which lets your drive NASCAR-...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The most ironic twist to the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup championship plotlines involved a guy nicknamed "Happy."
Kevin Harvick raced hard for Richard Childress last season, but in many ways he also had punched out the clock. He was done there,...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Even before NASCAR's new Chase for the Cup title playoff reached its dramatic climax Sunday, there was agreement in NASCAR circles that the revamped format was a success.
Certainly there was confusion and disappointment for some fans, and for some of...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 2:02 PM
HOMESTEAD — NASCAR's chaotic merry-go-round is about to take its last ride at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where four contestants will take a spin Sunday trying to become the 2014 Sprint Cup champion.
The new rules of engagement do have a bit of a...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:39 PM
HOMESTEAD — Brad Keselowski does not engage in casual chit-chat with the boys in the garage nor exchange texts hoping for barbecue get-togethers.
"It's not my priority to win friends on the track," he told me after an obligatory media scrum this...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:53 PM
MIAMI - NASCAR has always been about families. Families that stay together. Families that break up.
Look around the garage on any given Sunday and you will see the effects of those fractured relationships.
Ryan Newman was deemed expendable by Stewart-...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Ryan Newman hit the NASCAR lottery.
He hasn’t won a race this season, yet is in the Final Four mix to race for a title this Sunday in Homestead.
NASCAR officials blew up the championship format this season, putting a premium on winning....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:50 PM
HOMESTEAD — As the new-fangled incarnation of NASCAR's Chase comes to its grand finale near Miami, Rick Hendrick has a suggested tweak:
"Maybe you need mulligans," the head of Hendrick Motorsports said via phone from Charlotte, where he was...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:49 PM
— Not only will Sunday's race at Homestead-Miami Speeday conclude the 10-week Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, it will mark the end of the road for a much longer-running NASCAR drama.
The Ford EcoBoost 400 will be the final NASCAR race...
| 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-...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 6:43 PM
His wife was crying. His fans were cheering. His crew members were chanting behind him in the falling darkness, "I believed that we would win! I believed that we …"
"Listen to that,'' Kevin Harvick said, looking over his shoulder at his crew....