| May 22, 2014
| 6:20 PM
CONCORD, N.C. — Qualifying was easy-peasy for Jimmie Johnson.
Usually at the front of the pack, Johnson finally snagged his first pole of the season Thursday night, running a lap of 194.911 mph that will place him as the pack leader for Sunday&...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:11 PM
Joey Logano was penciled into a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Now you can write his name in indelible ink.
Taking advantage of beating and banging in front of him during a nine-lap, green-flag run to the finish, Logano surged from the...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:07 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Kevin Harvick won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway in dominant fashion Sunday while Daytona 500 winner Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second.
"This is awesome," said Harvick, who now holds the record for...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The race was Jimmie Johnson's to lose, and he unknowingly found a way to lose it.
Johnson was sailing toward a record sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup win in Fontana on Sunday when his No. 48 Chevrolet blew a left-front tire with only six laps remaining.
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:08 PM
RICHMOND — No one is more a poster boy for the new Chase qualifying system than Kevin Harvick. In 22nd place in the standings as the Sprint Cup Series rolls off at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night for the Toyota Owners 400, Harvick...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:25 PM
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- NASCAR's elite are gathered in the heart of Alabama for its bi-annual scrum known as restrictor-plate racing. But they may as well grab a passport and jaunt to a casino in Monte Carlo.
These are the days of wild odds and crapshoots and...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:26 PM
LAS VEGAS – Paul Menard wasn't sure if he would even race Sunday, but the NASCAR driver had one of his better finishes in recent years.
Menard finished third Sunday in the Kobalt 400 after leading six laps at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. At one point...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:59 PM
LAS VEGAS — Just as predicted, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his team took a big gamble Sunday in hopes of winning another race.
This time they lost.
Earnhardt was leading on the last lap of the Kobalt 400 because his team opted not to bring his No. 88...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:46 PM
NASCAR returns to Fontana this weekend with a tough act to follow.
Last year's Sprint Cup race with its wild ending at Auto Club Speedway was viewed by many as the most exciting race of the season.
As the drivers battled side-by-side for the lead on...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Matt Kenseth won the pole position for Sunday's Sprint Cup race as NASCAR's new knockout-style qualifying format was used at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana for the first time.
Kenseth, a three-time winner at Fontana when he drove for Roush Fenway Racing,...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
LAS VEGAS — "I love coming back here," Jimmie Johnson said of Las Vegas, but it's not to gamble or take in a show.
"Vegas is fun but it's really, just in my mind, a racing town," he said. And Johnson, the reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup champion, might...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:45 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Kyle Busch has seen it time and again at Martinsville Speedway.
Driving down pit road, heading back onto the track and in contention for the lead, Busch is used to seeing the pole-sitter gun the engine just off the jack and reassume...