| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:42 AM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- No sooner had Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night than the popular NASCAR driver finally joined Twitter.
Less than one week later, he has more than 526,000 followers and Earnhardt has been busy tweeting on the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Like the psycho girlfriend or boyfriend who may pop up in your life, Juan Pablo Montoya and NASCAR were always a bad fit.
He was always an interloper — a guy from another country, for starters — who used to hang with the fancy-schmantzy...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Rapper 50 Cent, who caused a minor sensation at last year's Daytona 500 with his awkward attempt to kiss Fox reporter Erin Andrews, is back with NASCAR in a more conventional way.
Swan Racing, a team that fields two cars in NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The signature photos from Daytona International Speedway are always the shots of drivers celebrating atop their car in Victory Lane after the race. Usually the confetti is falling and there is much screaming and joy.
Getting those pictures can be a...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:09 PM
A new NASCAR season is only a few weeks away, with some of the sport's top drivers switching teams in hopes of winning a Sprint Cup title.
They include veterans Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman, and they'll start getting ready for the season...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The skies are clearing for air shows in Florida for the upcoming year and beyond with the Air Force Thunderbirds and Navy Blue Angels nailing down dates, and the Sunshine State has a lot of stops on their tours.
Both military performance teams will make...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 12:57 PM
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. -- Tony Stewart asserted Tuesday at the Stewart-Haas race shop that his broken bones would mend in time for the 2014 Daytona 500 and that the organization he co-owns with Gene Haas was never fractured in the first place.
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse with any purchase on Monday, Nov. 19, when you mention NASCAR driver Ryan Newman's name. No coupon is necessary.
Outback is one of the Rocketman's 2012 sponsors. When Newman and his souped-up Chevy place in...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here we go again.
The debate about whether the hype surrounding Danica Patrick outweighs her skill as a race-car driver has lingered in the background ever since she reached racing's big leagues several years ago.
Yet as Patrick, 32, muddles through...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:14 PM
New faces with new teams and new cars were on display during Day 1 of Preseason Thunder at Daytona, but one storyline dominated – the Gen-6 car is sleek and fast. Defending Daytona 500 champion Matt Kenseth, with new team Joe Gibbs Racing, was...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:48 AM
When it comes to pure decibel levels, Daytona International Speedway must be among the loudest sports venues in the U.S. When a pack of 43 monster-horsepower Chevys, Fords and Toyotas bunch together, the rumble can at times be heard 15 miles away on...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 11:24 AM
No one saw this coming. No one. Brad Keselowski won his first race in 2009 at Talladega Superspeedway, running a part-time schedule with single-car team Phoenix Racing. It was a nice story in a long season, one that ended with Jimmie Johnson winning the...