| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:24 PM
NASCAR has ordered Richard Petty Motorsports development driver Corey LaJoie to undergo sensitivity training for an insensitive tweet.
LaJoie was also placed on indefinite probation Wednesday.
NASCAR did not refer to the since-deleted Oct. 15...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:20 PM
There is a sliver of good news from the scandal and chicanery of the Richmond race, where a handful of drivers tried to game the system:
Martin Truex Jr. will have a ride next season.
He was an accidental tourist in what ensued that night, when...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:50 PM
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Kyle Busch finally has that elusive second win at Watkins Glen International, atoning for a year ago when he lost a certain victory on the last lap.
On a two-lap dash to the finish in the caution-filled Sprint Cup race Sunday,...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Mark Martin, the Methuselah of NASCAR, is back in business full-time for Stewart-Haas Racing.
That's a compliment, my friends. Forget his age. Martin is one of the coolest cats in the NASCAR garage.
At 54, Martin has the body of a 30-something...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:24 PM
There was no beating the Busches Friday at Texas Motor Speedway.
The 42nd of 45 drivers to make a qualifying run in time trials for Saturday night's NRA 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Kyle Busch took advantage of the late draw and stole the pole from...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Richard Petty Motorsports and Ford Racing will partner for a fourth consecutive season in 2013.
RPM will also continue to lease its cars from Roush Fenway Racing and its engines from Roush Yates Engines.
The team said it will continue fielding a...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Things may be quiet on the driver front, but silly season for crew chiefs is at full song.
Drew Blickensderfer is taking his leave from Richard Childress Racing and Jeff Burton's No. 31 Chevrolet to work for Richard Petty Motorsports, according to an RCR...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 7:44 PM
He will climb atop of one of the team haulers Saturday night as he always does, finding solitude in the roar of 43 engines churning along Daytona's super-speedway.
The moonlit skies will cast an iconic silhouette of a tall, slim man wearing sunglasses, a...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 6:01 PM
On a track too greasy to provide traction, Marco Ambrose surged from third to first on the final lap of Sunday's Finger Lakes 355 at Watkins Glen International and won the race in a slugfest with runner-up Brad Keselowski.
Keselowski had grabbed the lead...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Richard Lapchick had just moved to Central Florida in 1997 when he got a call from Brian France. He wanted to get together to chat.
"My goal is to make NASCAR look like America," France told Lapchick when they met.
It was a perfect fit: France was...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 5:58 AM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With the start of the Daytona 500 just hours away, NASCAR officials still have some cleaning up to do amid growing questions about fan safety.
The season opener will go off as planned Sunday less than 24 hours after at...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Tony Stewart won Saturday's DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway, but the elation of his victory disappeared in the wake of a heart-stopping wreck that saw Kyle Larson's car demolished after flying into the crossover gate that provides...