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  • The Backstretch Blog: Is it over if you lose at Dover?

    The Backstretch Blog: Is it over if you lose at Dover?
    After the race last week in New Hampshire, it really looks like the Chase for the Championship is a three team race, with everyone trying to catch Matt Kenseth. So I'll the question, for everyone other than Kenseth, Kyle Busch and Jimmie Johnson...Is it...
  • The Backstretch Blog: The Wizards of Oz

    The Backstretch Blog: The Wizards of Oz
    When it comes to Kansas Speedway there seems to two types of drivers, the ones that are good there and everyone else. It's always the same cast of characters in the front of the pack. Jimmie Johnson has two wins, as does Matt Kenseth, Jeff Gordon and Greg...
  • NASCAR's Ryan Newman smashes track record to win Brickyard 400 pole

    NASCAR's Ryan Newman smashes track record to win Brickyard 400 pole
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Ryan Newman set a track record Saturday in winning the pole position for NASCAR's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Newman, a native of South Bend, Ind., won the pole in dramatic fashion. He was the last of 45 drivers to make...
  • Jimmie Johnson leads NASCAR Brickyard 400 at halfway point

    Jimmie Johnson leads NASCAR Brickyard 400 at halfway point
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Jimmie Johnson was the halfway leader in his quest to win a record fifth NASCAR Brickyard 400 on Sunday. Johnson led 43 of the first 80 laps of the 160-lap race on an unseasonably cool day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The...
  • Hoosier Ryan Newman wins Brickyard 400 at Indy; Bowyer is 20th

    Hoosier Ryan Newman wins Brickyard 400 at Indy; Bowyer is 20th
    Ryan Newman fulfilled the childhood dream of so many who grew up in Indiana - winning at storied Indianapolis Motor Speedway.     The driver from South Bend ended a 49-race losing streak with Sunday's victory at the Brickyard, and he did it by beating...
  • Ryan Newman wins Brickyard 400; slow pit stop costs Jimmie Johnson

    Ryan Newman wins Brickyard 400; slow pit stop costs Jimmie Johnson
    INDIANAPOLIS — A scenario familiar to NASCAR fans was playing out yet again Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Jimmie Johnson was on a roll. Seeking a record fifth Brickyard 400 win, the five-time Sprint Cup champion again had the dominant car...
  • Post-race inspection: Five takeaways from weekend's motor racing

    Post-race inspection: Five takeaways from weekend's motor racing
    1. Ryan Newman earns the never-give-up award. After hearing he'll lose his ride with Stewart-Haas Racing next year, Newman won the pole position in record time at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and then captured his first Brickyard 400. Just as impressive...
  • Kevin Harvick wins at Kansas to put a dent in Matt Kenseth's Chase lead

    Kevin Harvick wins at Kansas to put a dent in Matt Kenseth's Chase lead
    Kevin Harvick crashed the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup party. Kyle Busch simply crashed-at a track that continues to bedevil him. And with a bizarre power failure in the last two laps, Johnson failed to cash in decisively on Matt Kenseth's...
  • ESPN's Bestwick ready for "something kind of crazy" at Pocono on Sunday

    Allen Bestwick has noticed something unique about the two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races each summer at Pocono Raceway. "At Pocono, it seems like when one race is kind of tame, the other one gets kind of crazy," Bestwick, ESPN's lead voice for Sunday's...
  • Record laps give Jimmie Johnson pole; Bowyer starts 16th

    Record laps give Jimmie Johnson pole; Bowyer starts 16th
    The clouds rolled in right on cue and Jimmie Johnson rolled out to the grid -- late to Friday's qualifying session at Pocono Raceway. Inspection issues delayed Johnson's arrival at the head of the qualifying queue and just may have been a contributing...
  • Kahne beats teammate Gordon in two-lap dash for Pocono win; Bowyer 14th

    Kahne beats teammate Gordon in two-lap dash for Pocono win; Bowyer 14th
    Taking advantage of a caution, Kasey Kahne buried his car into Turn 1 with two laps left and grabbed a win from Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon in Sunday's GoBowling.com NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway.    Kahne picked up his...
  • NASCAR's Tony Stewart breaks leg in sprint-car race in Iowa [Updated]

    NASCAR driver Tony Stewart broke his right leg Monday night while competing in a sprint-car race in Iowa, his Stewart-Haas Racing team said. Stewart is a three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and was in contention for a fourth, but he'll miss the...