| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:57 PM
NASCAR on Monday night levied a massive penalty against Michael Waltrip Racing that included removing MWR driver Martin Truex Jr. from the Chase for the Cup title playoff and replacing him with Ryan Newman.
MWR "attempted to manipulate the outcome of...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:40 PM
The first rule of 'Chase Club', you do not talk about what you do to get into the 'Chase Club."
The second rule of 'Chase Club', you do not talk about what you do to get into the 'Chase Club."
Because lets real, the issue is not really the crime, it's...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:23 PM
What a week it has been. The actions taken by NASCAR this week, taking one driver out and putting two in is unprecedented. What happened last week at Richmond certainly is not.
I'm not sure what exactly started this 'Panic! at the Race Track' as it...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:29 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off Denny Hamlin and Jeff Gordon to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday night after a rain delay of nearly 6 1/2 hours.
It was the second Daytona 500 victory for perhaps NASCAR's most popular driver; his...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:02 AM
NAPA Auto Parts is leaving Michael Waltrip Racing after the team's attempt to manipulate a race to get Martin Truex Jr. into NASCAR's version of the playoffs.
Truex's primary sponsor was in the first year of a three-year extension announced last...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Michael Waltrip says he is willing to let driver Martin Truex Jr. leave for another team if Michael Waltrip Racing is unable to find sponsorship for the 2014 season.
NAPA Auto Parts will end its multimillion-dollar sponsorship of MWR at the end of...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Brian Vickers will miss the rest of the NASCAR season because of a blood clot in his right calf.
The clot was found after a Monday examination. He was placed on blood-thinning medication that will prevent him from racing. Vickers missed 25 races in...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 PM
It's time for NASCAR to head to Talladega, the "Chase Wild Card." Yes they run in a big huge pack, and yes the racing will have you on the edge of your seat waiting for the big wreck. Though I would contend, for the top drivers in the sport, it really...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Sixteen cars failed inspection before Thursday's Sprint Cup practice at Daytona International Speedway.
NASCAR confiscated the teams' roof flaps, which are designed to keep cars on the ground during spins and wrecks at high speeds, for further...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Matt Kenseth swept the front row for Saturday night's race at Daytona International Speedway.
Busch turned a lap at 193.723 mph in Friday qualifying to win the pole. Kenseth was second at 193.299.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Matt Every shot an eight-under 62 on Friday for a one-stroke lead over five other players midway through the Greenbrier Classic at White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Every is at nine under for the tournament, one stroke in front of Russell Henley (65), Bill...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:41 PM
And you thought NASCAR didn't have a draft. Oh sure at Daytona and Talladega there is drafting, but restictor plate racing is also as close to a draft as we get in NASCAR. How you might ask? Because speed, horse power, driving have very little to do...