Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Busch testifies he tried to defuse situation

DOVER, Del. - NASCAR driver Kurt Busch had his turn on the witness stand Wednesday and testified that he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave his motorhome the night she claims he assaulted her.
By Randall Chase

Gordon deserves recognition for bounce-back season

Jeff Gordon might not agree, but it's hard to argue the 44-year-old driver with a bad back didn't deserve was NASCAR's Comeback Driver of the Year.
By Don Coble

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

Sprint to end run as NASCAR series sponsor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Sprint informed NASCAR it won't extend title sponsorship of the top Sprint Cup Series beyond its current contract, which expires after the 2016 season.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

Harvick had many highlights on road to title

Now that the wheels have stopped rolling forward in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, it’s important to look behind as the just-completed season to see the defining moments of Kevin Harvick’s ...
By Don Coble

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014

Harvick is feted at Las Vegas

Kevin Harvick's first career Sprint Cup title was celebrated Friday night at NASCAR's annual season-ending awards ceremony.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Fourth surgery for Stewart called routine

LAS VEGAS - Tony Stewart has undergone a fourth surgery on the leg he broke last year during a sprint car race in Iowa.
By Associated Press

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Harvick had valuable help in finale

When it came to resources for the final race of the season, Kevin Harvick had a distinct advantage over the other three drivers in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
By Don Coble

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Johnson glad Harvick won

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Jimmie Johnson believes NASCAR's new championship format produced the correct champion and a Ryan Newman victory would have been "tough to swallow for the sport."
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Kurt Busch meets with investigators

Police have interviewed Kurt Busch and are continuing to investigate allegations by his ex-girlfriend that he assaulted her during the September race at Dover International Speedway.

New 'Chase' is smashing success

The fact two of the final four drivers in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship finished one-two in the season-ending race was a "home run," according to NASCAR chairman Brian France.
By Don Coble

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

Harvick, team find happiness long before NASCAR title

It was some six hours after Kevin Harvick had won his first Sprint Cup championship when he was finally able to peel off his beer-soaked firesuit, take a shower and begin celebrating the biggest ...
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014

Harvick wins Homestead to claim first championship

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
By Don Coble

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014

Elliott celebrates championship; Kenseth earns win

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Chase Elliott finally got to celebrate his Nationwide Series championship after he finished 17th in the season finale Saturday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway, while Matt ...

No time for fast talk in Chase finale

The highest-finishing driver among the final four in today's Ford EcoBoost 400 will be the newest champion in NASCAR.
By Don Coble

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

NASCAR won't sanction Busch until investigation ends

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - NASCAR has no plans to sanction Kurt Busch at Homestead-Miami Speedway until the police investigation into claims of domestic abuse by a former girlfriend is completed, ...

Gordon relishes chance to play spoiler from pole

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Jeff Gordon can't win the Sprint Cup Series championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but he stole a little attention from the four who can during pole qualifying Friday.
By Don Coble

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

Sprint Cup Series champ will be crowned Sunday

Four drivers have the same chance to win the Sprint Cup Series championship Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
By Don Coble

ESPN gears up for final NASCAR race

There have been several defining moments in NASCAR's rise in popularity, but few have had a more-lasting effect than ESPN. Despite years of success, NASCAR will switch to Fox Sports and NBC next year.
By Don Coble

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

Fryer: New format crushes Gordon's hopes

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR's new championship format, creating intensity, emotional swings and tension on and off the track, has been full of heartbreak.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014

Gordon laments unhappy ending

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Jeff Gordon's bid for a fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup championship was wrecked twice.
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If Wednesday seemed particularly wet and dreary, you would be right. The day broke the record for the wettest Christmas Eve that Augusta has ever had.
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