Stories by Jenna Fryer

Monday, April 14, 2014

Carpenter's decision validated

Only two races into the new arrangement, Ed Carpenter's decision to turn his car over on street course was validated Sunday by Mike Conway's win at the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Conway delivers surprise win at Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. - Tempers flared all around the streets of Long Beach, where Mike Conway was the unexpected winner.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Stewart claims pole in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Tony Stewart knocked Brad Keselowski from the pole as qualifying ended Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, April 4, 2014

Chase Elliott earns first career Nationwide victory

FORT WORTH, Texas - Chase Elliott has grabbed his first career Nationwide Series victory, using a strong pass of Kevin Harvick and then pulling away for an easy win at Texas Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Tires are focal point at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Tires remained the hot topic at Texas Motor Speedway, where NASCAR and Goodyear took the unprecedented step of discussing the compound selected for Sunday's race before a ...
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 31, 2014

Fryer: Power is in spotlight

Attention is the price of winning, and Will Power had not done much of that over the past 23 months.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 24, 2014

Larson proves he belongs in Sprint Cup

If there were any doubts that Kyle Larson belonged at NASCAR's top level, the 21-year-old answered them at Fontana.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 17, 2014

NASCAR needs to tweak its schedule

NASCAR can't make it be warm and sunny every race day and NASCAR can't stave off rain showers or cold fronts. What NASCAR can control is the schedule.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Edwards claims rain-delayed race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Carl Edwards claimed a rain-soaked win at Bristol Motor Speedway, where weather wreaked havoc on yet another Sprint Cup Series race.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Rough start to season doesn't concern Stewart-Haas Racing

BRISTOL, Tenn. - There is no panic at Stewart-Haas Racing despite a sub-par start to the season that is tarnishing Tony Stewart's comeback from a broken leg.
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, March 14, 2014

Hamlin wins Bristol pole in record fashion

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Denny Hamlin set a track record Friday with a lap at 129.991 mph to earn the top starting spot at Bristol Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Harvick's new crew chief happy with his decision

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Rodney Childers wrestled for months with the decision to join Kevin Harvick at Stewart-Haas Racing. Just when he thought he'd made up his mind to leave Michael Waltrip Racing, he ...
By Jenna Fryer

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Kurt Busch will attempt the double

It has been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 3, 2014

Need for wins changes late-race strategy

The new Chase format, which puts an emphasis on winning races, has led drivers to take more chances in the final laps.
By Jenna Fryer

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

Stewart considers Daytona a strong test passed for his healed right leg

Tony Stewart considers Daytona a strong test for his healed right leg - and one it passed superbly - as he heads into this weekend's race in Phoenix.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014

Dillon puts No. 3 on pole for Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - With the famed No. 3 on his car and memories of the late Dale Earnhardt fresh in his mind, Austin Dillon took the fabled number out of hibernation and straight to the top at ...
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Stewart feels 'zero' pain in practice

Tony Stewart is ready to return to racing, and is undaunted by a lengthy layoff following a broken leg and a lengthy recovery.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014

Action Express win at Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - After more than 2,400 miles and 23½ hours of racing, the most prestigious North American sports car race came down to eight minutes and a final five-lap sprint.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014

New racing series has rocky start

The slugfest that was the maiden race of the newly-formed TUDOR United SportsCar Championship was a test of physical, mechanical and temperamental endurance at Daytona International Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

Late racer Jason Leffler to be honored at Chili Bowl

Late NASCAR racer Jason Leffler will be honored at the prestigious Chili Bowl in an entry that will be driven by Kasey Kahne.
By Jenna Fryer