| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Going viral has gone viral. Social media have become the obsession of all media. It's all about social now. What are the latest social tools? How can a company increase its social reach? Are reporters devoting enough time to social? Less discussed -- or...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:25 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Brad Keselowski loves drama.
Check that. He is a magnet for the continuous spin-cycle of Twitter and other social media.
Part of that is because he is the defending Sprint Cup champion, and among the most engaged drivers on...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Jimmie Johnson leads the Sprint Cup points race. He's completed a personal-best 99.6 percent of laps this season, and his average finish of 9.8 is the second-highest of his incomparable career.
So why, entering Saturday's Pistachios-Are-Best-In-Ice-Cream...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Jimmie Johnson is lurking.
It's kinda creepy, too. Everywhere Brad Keselowski goes, there is Johnson, just a few steps behind him.
Keselowski remains the favorite to win the NASCAR Chase for the Championship. Everyone else is playing follow the leader....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 1:48 PM
For NASCAR rationalists, the thought of Chad Knaus and Jimmie Johnson winning another Cup championship is blasphemy.
May as well spit on the grave of Dale Earnhardt or rip up Richard Petty's cowboy hat.
Knaus and Johnson are an acquired taste in some...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Whatcha got, Brad Keselowski?
Tick, tick, the countdown to the Chase championship continues, and you are behind the guy they call "Five-Time." "Six-time" doesn't sound quite as catchy, but that's a possibility that looms large with Jimmie Johnson ahead...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 8:52 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — To paraphrase the famous philosopher Forrest Gump, the Daytona 500 is like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you are going to get when you put 43 souped-up stock cars on a superspeedway track. There is always a random crash-...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 7:39 PM
SPEEDWAY - A futile effort was underway not long after he put his knees on the purple pillows.
Looking down at the row of bricks following his fourth victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson wanted to make sure this would truly be a...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 2:31 PM
NASCAR deserves praise for the way officials reacted to safety concerns following the death of its signature star, Dale Earnhardt, in 2001.
But dirt tracks remain in a time warp, largely unregulated and a pit of dangerous mayhem for drivers chasing...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Father's Day for Charlie Dean Leffler will be wrapped up in forced smiles, compassionate hugs and faces in shadows wiping away tears.
He is surrounded by love today. Family, friends, daddy's co-workers and thousands and thousands of strangers who have...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The haulers should be rolling into Daytona anytime now. NASCAR's short respite is over, and it's time to welcome in the 2013 season.
Sure everyone is "excited" about their prospects going into the new season, but we are here to separate fact from...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 1:19 PM
CHARLOTTE — Wearing the cap of a NASCAR champion is a cool thing. Brad Keselowski has met Olympic swimming great Michael Phelps at a Baltimore Ravens game. He has gotten a Twitter shout-out from Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III....