Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Tharp takes charge at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Kerry Tharp was little more than a NASCAR fan when he joined the series 11 years ago as a media spokesman. Now, he is leading one of its most iconic tracks.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, July 25, 2016

Busch looks to carry momentum

INDIANAPOLIS - Kyle Busch used his first Brickyard 400 victory as a springboard to his first Sprint Cup title. He's trying to make sure it happens again.
By Michael Marot

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Kyle Busch completes weekend sweep

INDIANAPOLIS - Kyle Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to make it clean sweep at Indianapolis.
By Michael Marot

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Busch has big day at Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS - Kyle Busch led all but one lap Saturday to win the NASACAR Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis for the second consecutive year.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Gordon set for unlikely comeback

INDIANAPOLIS - Jeff Gordon always expected to be at this weekend's Brickyard 400. The tricky part was figuring out his role.
By Michael Marot

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Gordon will replace Earnhardt in the next two races

INDIANAPOLIS - Dale Earn­hardt Jr. will not race again this month because of concussion-like symptoms and the No. 88 car will be turned over to trusted former teammate Jeff Gordon for the next ...
By Michael Marot

Monday, July 18, 2016

Fryer: Drivers should follow Junior's example of putting health first

It's a testament to NASCAR that Dale Earnhardt Jr. felt strong enough last week to take himself out of his car because he couldn't shake symptoms that could be concussion-related.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Kenseth pulls away to win at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. - Matt Kenseth pulled away down the stretch to win the Sprint Cup race Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Hall of Fame driver follows Junior's lead, pledges brain to research

Inspired by Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s decision to pledge his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation, hall of fame driver Fred Lorenzen became the second known driver to make the same decision.
By Dan Gelston

Kyle Busch, pressed into service, wins Xfinity race

LOUDON, N.H. - Kyle Busch had an expected result in his unexpected NASCAR start.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Gordon might come out of retirement to fill in for Junior

LOUDON, N.H. - Jeff Gordon is ready to pull his firesuit out of storage and come off the bench for one more shot at winning one of NASCAR's crown jewel races.
By Dan Gelston

Johnson claims pole at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. - Jimmie Johnson gave Hendrick Motorsports a needed bright spot, turning a lap of 133.971 mph Friday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to win his first pole of the season.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Earnhardt Jr. out of action with symptoms of a concussion

LOUDON, N.H. - Dale Earnhardt Jr. has dropped out of the Sprint Cup race Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway because of symptoms of a concussion.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Track at Eldora sets up well for Abreu in truck race

Racing at Eldora Speedway next week should be Rico Abreu's best shot at winning his first career national NASCAR race and earning a spot in the Truck Series' playoffs.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, July 11, 2016

Fryer: Junior among drivers on Chase bubble

With eight races remaining to complete the 16-driver field, Dale Earnhardt Jr. ranks third among drivers who have yet to secure a win this season but are ranked high enough to make the Chase. It's ...
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Keselowski kept his cool at Kentucky

SPARTA, Ky. - Brad Keselowski's calm demeanor was never more evident than his cool response to a tense moment.
By GARY B. GRAVES

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Keselowski's gamble pays off in Kentucky

SPARTA, Ky. - Brad Keselowski became the first three-time winner at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night, overtaking Kevin Harvick on lap 201 and holding on for the Sprint Cup Series victory.
By GARY B. GRAVES

Friday, July 8, 2016

Harvick will be on pole after Kentucky qualifying is washed out

SPARTA, Ky. - Storms washed out qualifying at Kentucky Speedway on Friday, putting Kevin Harvick on the pole for tonight's Sprint Cup race based on owner points.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Stewart needs Kentucky win for career NASCAR victory sweep

Tony Stewart is down to his final try at Kentucky Speedway to complete a NASCAR track victory sweep.
By Dan Gelston

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Penske comes to defense of Keselowski, Logano

Instead of basking in the triumph at Daytona, Roger Penske was borderline angry in his impassioned defense of drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano.
By Jenna Fryer

 
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