Stories by Jenna Fryer

Monday, April 20, 2015

Changes give injured, ill drivers more flexibility

There was a time when skipping a race because of illness or injury was not considered, but changes to the championship format have given drivers flexibility.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Rain delays Matt Kenseth's trip to Victory Lane

BRISTOL, Tenn. - After four rain delays and 11 extra laps, Matt Kenseth finally drove to Victory Lane.
By Jenna Fryer

Keselowski spins into teammate Logano

The wreck happened just as it rained again, and NASCAR stopped the race to wait out the shower. Keselowski was not sure if he could blame rain or a wet track for the spin.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Kenseth still going strong at age 43

Matt Kenseth, 43, has no plans to get out of the race car anytime soon and hopes his pole-winning run at Bristol Motor Speedway will lead to the end of a 51-race winless streak.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Kyle Busch uncertain on his return

Kyle Busch walked the frame-by-frame through a video of the crash on Feb. 21 that broke his left foot and right leg.
By Jenna Fryer

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Larson explains missing last week's race

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kyle Larson said dehydration was to blame for him fainting during an autograph session - an episode that forced him to miss the race at Martinsville Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Newman's race team penalized for manipulating tires

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR levied harsh penalties against Ryan Newman's race team after determining Richard Childress Racing manipulated the tires Newman used at Auto Club Speedway in California.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 30, 2015

Montoya has swagger back, but also shows softer side

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - After his win in the IndyCar season opener through St. Petersburg, it was clear that the old Juan Pablo Montoya was back - but with a twist.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Elliott to make Cup debut at Martinsville

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Of all the places Hendrick Motorsports could have picked for Chase Elliott's first Sprint Cup Series race, the organization landed on historic Martinsville Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 23, 2015

NASCAR fans are buzzing over debris cautions

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - There's no way to dance around the fact cautions for debris at Auto Club Speedway twice changed the outcome of the race.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 16, 2015

No clear challenger to stop Harvick's run

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Now in a zone not seen in NASCAR in several years, Harvick and crew chief Rodney Childers head to California amid a looming question: Can anyone stop the No. 4 team?
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Kevin Harvick makes it four in a row at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, the defending NASCAR champion, won his fourth consecutive race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday with yet another rout of the field.
By Jenna Fryer

Harvick makes it four wins in a row at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, the defending NASCAR champion, won his fourth consecutive race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday with yet another rout of the field. 
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Harvick is man to beat in Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick has been nearly unstoppable since he charged to his first Sprint Cup championship last season.
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, March 13, 2015

Harvick continues to excel at Phoenix track

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick once again showed how dominant he is at Phoenix International Raceway with a pole-winning run Friday at the track he has mastered.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Busch reinstated by NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kurt Busch was cleared to get back in his race car and attempt to rebuild a career halted before the Daytona 500 when NASCAR suspended him for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 9, 2015

It's too early to tell if NASCAR is set for better racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Two races is just too early to form a definitive opinion about NASCAR's new rules package, which was tweaked as part of a concerted effort to improve the racing.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Kevin Harvick wins at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Defending NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick raced to his first victory of the season Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Edwards looking to notch first win for Gibbs

LAS VEGAS - Only two races into his new job, Carl Edwards is quickly finding his footing at Joe Gibbs Racing.
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, March 6, 2015

Gordon claims first pole in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Jeff Gordon, preparing for his final start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, won the pole for Sunday's race - his first career pole at the track.
By Jenna Fryer
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