Articles from the Nascar section archive

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Kenseth on hand to see his son make NASCAR debut

Ross Kenseth, the son of former Sprint Cup champion Matt Kenseth, made his NASCAR debut in Saturday's Xfinity Series race.
By Don Coble

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

NASCAR's s aerodynamic package will change

NASCAR to change its aerodynamic package on upcoming race in Kentucky.

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

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Rain helps Kurt Busch win in Michigan

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Kurt Busch has won his second NASCAR Sprint Cup race of the season, a rain-shortened event at Michigan International Speedway.
By Noah Trister

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Kyle Busch wins in Xfinity Series return

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Kyle Busch returned to the Xfinity Series with a flourish, winning his first race back Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.

Edwards returns to Michigan, but not for Roush

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Carl Edwards acknowledges this trip to Michigan feels a bit different to him.
By Noah Trister

Friday, June 12, 2015

Kahne wins first pole since 2012

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Kasey Kahne has won his first NASCAR Sprint Cup pole in nearly 32 months, topping qualifying at Michigan International Speedway on Friday with a lap of 201.992 mph.
By Noah Trister

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Drivers' concerns might bring about changes in 2016

After hearing suggestions from a council of drivers and looking at lagging ratings and attendance, NASCAR now seems more open to possible rule changes for 2016 to enhance competition.

Drivers stop in Darlington for testing

DARLINGTON, S.C. - A number of drivers worked Wednesday in a test session at Darlington Raceway before moving on to this week's race at Michigan International Speedway.
By Pete Iacobelli

Truex's victory was one from the heart

Victory Lane always has been a place for celebration, but Martin Truex Jr.'s victory last Sunday at Pocono Raceway was far more rewarding.
By Don Coble

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

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Truex Jr. breaks through at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. - Martin Truex Jr. led the most laps for the fourth straight race breaking through Sunday at Pocono Raceway for his first Sprint Cup victory since 2013.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Hendrick seeks sixth win in a row at Pocono

Hendrick Motorsports is on a hot streak, winning the past five races at Pocono.
By Dan Gelston

Friday, June 5, 2015

Crafton earns Truck Series win at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Matt Crafton held off a hard-charging Daniel Saurez on two late restarts to win the NASCAR Truck Series race in Texas on Friday night.

Busch benefits from shortened qualifying session

LONG POND, Pa. - Kurt Busch survived NASCAR's version of bump day to beat the clock and the rest of the field.
By Dan Gelston

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Two drivers are fined for walking across the racing surface

NASCAR fined two drivers on Wednesday for walking across the race track at Dover last weekend.

Teammates in NASCAR sometimes go for broke

Car owner Jack Roush has seen teammates fight in the past, so tension between Xfinity Series teammates Bubba Wallace and Chris Buescher is nothing new at Roush Fenway Racing - or at any other ...
By Don Coble

Monday, June 1, 2015

NASCAR driver's council was long overdue

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - It started last fall as a text message chain that included roughly 20 of NASCAR's top drivers. The purpose was for the drivers to hash out where the current rules package was headed.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Jimmie Johnson makes history with 10th win at Dover

DOVER, Del. - Jimmie Johnson pulled away on the final restart Sunday to win at Dover International Speedway and become the fifth NASCAR driver with 10 or more Sprint Cup victories at a single track.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Buescher's gamble pays off in Xfinity race

Chris Buescher stretched his fuel, connected with a teammate and held on to win the Xfinity Series race at Dover International Speedway on Saturday.

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