| Jan 27, 2015
| 1:40 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch is confident he is in line for his best NASCAR season ever despite a domestic violence case that could keep him off the track.
Busch said Tuesday at NASCAR's annual media tour he is eager for a resolution to the...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 9:24 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart has purchased the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series, one of the oldest, traveling winged sprint car tours in the country.
Stewart has also reached a separate deal with Rob Hunter and Shane Helms,...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:45 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bill Elliott headlined the sixth class of inductees into NASCAR's Hall of Fame, a group that included three champions, the first African-American winner and a driver with movie star looks.
"Awesome Bill From Dawsonville" was...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 7:42 PM
Through driver changes, network shuffles, a new championship format and NASCAR's push to reinvent itself, the one constant for more than two decades has been Jeff Gordon behind the wheel every week of the iconic No. 24.
Well, it's time to buckle up...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 3:10 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Tony Stewart is a tad prickly again. That's not such a bad thing.
The guy nicknamed "Smoke" lost his feistiness last season, a year that nearly crushed him. There's no racing playbook for a driver involved in a fatal accident,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:49 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Speculation about a mellow Tony Stewart resurfacing this season has been greatly exaggerated.
Stewart lived up to his nickname — "Smoke" — when he threw a temper-tantrum after he was black-flagged by NASCAR for...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:30 PM
Love makes the world go round, even in NASCAR, where the bottle always spins left in all affection-inspired games and festivities.
That said, congratulations to Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano, Clint Bowyer and Kyle Larson as Valentine's Day weekend...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart has been cleared by a grand jury investigating a dirt-track incident in upstate New York in August that killed fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr., 20, a county prosecutor said Wednesday.
Toxicology tests indicated that...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wanted Kevin Ward's family to know they're not alone. The NASCAR star sent flowers to Ward's family as they prepared to say goodbye to the 20-year-old racer who died after being struck by Tony Stewart's car during a race on Saturday...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:56 PM
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., — NASCAR star Tony Stewart said on Monday he was willing to "be available" to Kevin Ward's family even though he has no need to speak them to achieve "closure" in the dirt-track incident that killed the 20-year-old driver last...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Tony Stewart said Monday he never planned to retire from racing despite the anguish the NASCAR driver felt after Kevin Ward Jr. died from being struck by Stewart's car during a sprint-car race.
In his first news conference since Ward's death seven weeks...