| 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 3, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Michael Waltrip Racing owners Rob Kauffman and Michael Waltrip announced today they will race in the 51st annual Rolex 24 at Daytona on Jan. 26-27. Joining the pair behind the wheel of the Grand Am version of the Ferrari 458 GT that will test in Daytona...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:47 AM
NASCAR has suspended two crew members for failing random drug tests. One of the two suspensions issued Tuesday was to Lee Dodson, a mechanic on Clint Bowyer's car. Michael Waltrip Racing fired Dodson upon learning he'd failed a drug test. The other...
| May 4, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Anything can happen at Talladega Superspeedway.
Anyone can win at Talladega.
That's the allure of racing at the 2.66-mile behemoth in Alabama. And that's what all drivers will have in the back of their minds this weekend as they prepare for Sunday's...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The NASCAR Nation is mourning the loss of MIT Patrol Officer Sean Collier, shot and killed after confronting the two Boston Marathon bombing suspects on-campus Thursday night. Collier’s brother Andrew is an engine shop machinist with Hendrick...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Brandon Gdovic will get a vacation day Thursday. Well, not really, because he’ll be driving in the K&N Pro Series East’s Blue Ox 100 at Richmond International Raceway.
But race days feel almost like a vacation for Gdovic, a 21-year-old York...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:48 PM
It's hard to deny that a dropoff usually comes with finishing second in the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings.
The past five drivers to finish in the runner-up spot have fallen significantly the next season, with the past two, Denny Hamlin and Carl Edwards,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:36 PM
The phrase "NASCAR qualifying" may be the next best thing to Ambien.
It's a snoozefest. Important, of course, to the pole-setter who gets some nice publicity out of the deal and a little bonus cash. Beyond that, it's a mostly boring exercise of taking a...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 5:33 PM
After a weekend where all three of NASCAR's national touring series were in action, NASCAR handed down penalties to three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams and one NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver.
The No. 56 car of Martin Truex Jr., who...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Excluding Rick Pitino, Jimmie Johnson just may be the King of the World right now.
He won his eighth race at Martinsville last Sunday, holding off Clint Bowyer and Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon.
He leads defending champion Brad...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Once upon a time, in a land of make believe, Texas Motor Speedway officials didn’t think that securing a sponsorship with the NRA for a NASCAR race would be such a controversial deal.
Strictly business. Good for the brand. A perfect marriage. That...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Joe Gibbs Racing has chosen veteran Mark Martin to sub for Denny Hamlin in the No. 11 Toyota Camry while Hamlin recovers from a compression fracture of the first lumbar vertebra, the team announced Thursday afternoon.
Hamlin's injury, sustained Sunday...