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Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015

Enders breaks female wins record

ENNIS, Texas - Erica Enders raced to her eighth Pro Stock victory of the year Sunday in the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals to break the NHRA season record for female drivers.

Joey Logano's bump helps him win for second week in a row

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Joey Logano doesn't think he did anything wrong in the final stages of Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 while Matt Kenseth felt like he was completely in the wrong.
By Rick Peterson

Logano spins out Kenseth late, wins at Kansas Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Joey Logano won his second Chase race in a row, spinning out Matt Kenseth with five laps remaining at Kansas Speedway to potentially spoil his rival's championship hopes.
By Dave Skretta

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015

Busch adds to record with Xfinity Series win

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kyle Busch raced to his fifth Xfinity Series victory of the year and record-extending 75th overall, outdueling Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Matt Kenseth at Kansas Speedway.

Kenseth has uphill climb in Chase

Just about everything that could go wrong for Matt Kenseth did a week ago at Charlotte, from pit-road penalties to rubbing the wall.
By Dave Skretta

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

Keselowski gets back up to speed in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Brad Keselowski won the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway.
By Dave Skretta

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Rules package for 2016 is favored by NASCAR drivers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR's ever-changing plans to design a rules package that improves the racing has finally landed on the configuration the drivers desperately wanted.
By Jenna Fryer

Busch has been in this position before

Kyle Busch is in the bottom four of the Chase standings after a long day Sunday at Charlotte and needs another strong finish in Kansas City this week.

Logano can recharge his batteries

Joey Loganoly relieved to know his Chase for the Sprint Cup championship playoff hopes won't rely in surviving next week's race at NASCAR's most-notorious minefield, Talladega Superspeedway.
By Don Coble

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

NASCAR trio are in trouble in the Chase

CONCORD, N.C. — Three NASCAR stars suffered huge hits in their push through the playoffs during Sunday's race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015

Logano wins at Charlotte, advance in Chase

CONCORD, N.C. - Joey Logano earned a critical win at Charlotte Motor Speedway to move into the third round of NASCAR's playoffs on a sloppy day for some of the biggest contenders in the Chase for ...
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015

NASCAR race in Charlotte is washed out

CONCORD, N.C. - The opening race of the second round of NASCAR's playoffs was washed out by persistent rain Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Pressure expected to ramp up in second round of Chase

CONCORD, N.C. - Expect the intensity to pick up a tick in the opening race of the second round of NASCAR's playoffs.
By Jenna Fryer

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015

Moody Mile track to have one more race

The historic mile-long dirt racetrack at the New York State Fairgrounds, the so-called Moody Mile, will run its final race on Sunday.
By John Kekis

Earnhardt Jr. slips into second round

A third-place finish at Dover International Speedway proved to be a win for Dale Earnhardt Jr.
By Don Coble

Harvick's past helped him deal with pressure at Dover

Although Kevin Harvick faced a win-or-go-home challenge last Sunday at Dover International Speedway, the defending Sprint Cup Series champion was never more relaxed.
By Don Coble

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

Harvick chalks up theory to 'commotion'

Kevin Harvick's victory celebration made some of his competitors wonder if the reigning Sprint Cup champion had something to hide.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, Oct. 5, 2015

Defending champion advancing is bad for everyone else

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - No one would have blamed a championship contender for getting just a little bit excited when Kevin Harvick wrecked during the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015

Harvick dominates to advance in Chase

DOVER, Del. - Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR's playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was a stunning elimination from contention.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

Johnson makes 500th career start on Sunday

Jimmie Johnson's been turning heads on the track ever since he landed a ride with racing powerhouse Hendrick Motorsports.
By Dan Gelston

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