| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:20 PM
He may be 22nd in the NASCAR Sprint Cup points standings, but no one is in better shape than Kevin Harvick.
In the new, win-and-you're-in format for the Chase for the Sprint Cup, Harvick is the only driver with two victories this season, one of them in...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 5:05 PM
FORT WORTH, Texas Brendan Gaughan's chore of catching up with Nationwide Series co-leaders Regan Smith and Trevor Bayne seems a task more fit for a tortoise when you consider some of his other imposing sports ventures.
Like, say, trying to shadow...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 7:05 PM
MARTINSVILLE, Va. Kurt Busch was not seeking redemption, just a victory.
He found both in Sunday's STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway.
Busch, 35, who has been involved in a number of controversies on and off the track during his career, found his way back...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 6:17 PM
The season-opening Daytona 500 was less than an hour old when Barney Visser saw his latest $1-million NASCAR investment literally go up in smoke.
Visser owns Furniture Row Racing, which fields one car — the black No. 78 Chevrolet — driven by...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 4:07 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Austin Dillon woke up around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, watched a movie, ate a burger wrap, walked out to the garage and put on his firesuit.
He then jumped into his No. 3 Chevy and drove off into history.
The iconic No. 3 is on the...
| 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 2, 2014
| 5:50 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kevin Harvick crashed Junior Nation's party on Sunday.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. tried everything he could to give his fans another win after his Daytona 500 victory a week ago, but Harvick would have none of it.
Harvick won the...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 10:44 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It took nearly 10 hours to complete the Daytona 500 on Sunday and for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to complete his 10-year bid to return to Daytona's Victory Lane.
Earnhardt held off Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski on a restart with...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:12 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Drivers hardly needed another reason to win NASCAR's Daytona 500 because it's stock-car racing's most prestigious race.
NASCAR gave them one anyway.
The 56th running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday will be the first race under...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 4:48 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Richard Petty owes Danica Patrick an apology.
Except nobody in NASCAR will demand one or criticize the iconic "King" of stock-car racing for what he said about the new queen of stock-car racing.
Asked last week about Patrick's...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:36 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Austin Dillon is not poaching Dale Earnhardt’s number.
He is honoring it.
He is honoring the memories, good and bad, of family ties.
He is honoring the memory of doing a victory “hat dance” with Earnhardt and...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:47 AM
The No. 3 Chevrolet will return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next year, 13 years after seven-time champion Dale Earnhardt -- who made the No. 3 an iconic number in stock car racing -- died in a racing crash.
The Richard Childress Racing team...