Stories by Jenna Fryer

Monday, Aug 31, 2015

Fryer: Dixon a fitting IndyCar champ

SONOMA, Calif. - With a dominating drive on a day worth double points, Scott Dixon once again proved he is one of the greatest IndyCar drivers in open-wheel history.
By Jenna Fryer

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015

IndyCar drivers' risk again called into question

When Tony Kanaan arrived home following the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway, his wife asked him why he continued to race in a series that has such high risk.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, Aug 24, 2015

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies a day after suffering head injuries

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died Monday night from a head injury suffered when a piece of debris struck him at Pocono Raceway. He was 37.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Aug 23, 2015

Bowyer still pursuing Chase amid questions about future

BRISTOL, Tenn. - All of the crew members who work on Clint Bowyer's team know they will be out of a job after 12 more races. Like everyone else at Michael Waltrip Racing, they face an uncertain ...
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, Aug 22, 2015

Logano claims win of the season

BRISTOL, Tenn. - Joey Logano spoiled what was expected to be a rout by Joe Gibbs Racing at Bristol Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015

Danica Patrick lands new sponsor

Danica Patrick's fit and healthy lifestyle has landed her a new sponsor that allows her to stay with Stewart-Haas Racing.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, Aug 17, 2015

Joe Gibbs Racing desperately wants Sprint Cup title

Can Joe Gibbs Racing maintain this pace and win Toyota its first Sprint Cup championship?
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, Aug 10, 2015

Jeff Gordon's farewell tour keeps hitting snags

Per­haps Jeff Gordon should have known what was to come this season, his final as a NASCAR driver, when he crashed on the last lap of the Daytona 500.
By Jenna Fryer

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015

Fryer: Stewart isn't same person, driver since tragedy

Tony Stewart, who is approaching the anniversary of the tragic sprint car accident that killed Kevin Ward, takes what he gets on the race track these days.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Busch's crew chief has been steadying force

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - There was little doubt that Kyle Busch and crew chief Adam Stevens could be successful together.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, July 27, 2015

Lackluster race shows NASCAR rules still need work

INDIANAPOLIS - Run, don't walk, back to the drawing board to figure out how to liven up racing. The rules package used for the Brickyard 400 was a failure no matter how the race is dissected.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, July 20, 2015

Heavy rains and sprint car race give Eldora tight turnaround

ROSSBURG, Ohio - As the sun came up over Eldora Speedway, track general manager Roger Slack carefully debated a contract with the head of the World Racing Group.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, July 13, 2015

Fryer: NASCAR finally seems willing to embrace change

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - What a different NASCAR we have now.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, July 6, 2015

Earnhardt wins big wreck finish

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, June 29, 2015

IndyCar needs to strike balance

Finding a balance between daredevil racing and over-the-top danger is a challenge IndyCar must unravel.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Kyle Busch wins at Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. - Kyle Busch's comeback now includes a victory - a mere five races after he returned from serious injuries suffered the season-opening weekend.
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Allmendinger is on the pole in Sonoma

SONOMA, Cali - A.J. Allmendinger earned the top starting spot for the NASCAR race at Sonoma Raceway during Saturday's knockout qualifying with a lap 96.310 mph around the 10-turn, 1.99-mile course.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, June 22, 2015

Fryer: Gordon emotional in return to his first track

RIO LINDA, Calif. - Controlling his emotions has never been easy for Jeff Gordon, who openly wept during milestone moments early in his career.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, June 15, 2015

American racers still have a shot outside Nascar

Jordan Taylor, 24, teamed with Tommy Milner and Oliver Gavin to win the GTE Pro class in the Le Mans, most prestigious sports car event in the world. 
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, June 8, 2015

Truex's Pocono win gratifying

It's never come easy for Martin Truex Jr., a journeyman driver who has never found the success he hoped to have at NASCAR's highest level.
By Jenna Fryer
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