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Sunday, March 22, 2015

Keselowski rallies late to win at Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. - Brad Keselowski roared past Kurt Busch on the final lap and held off the streaking Harvick to win at Fontana on Sunday, earning his first NASCAR victory of the season in a wild ...
By Greg Beacham

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Harvick wins Xfinity Series race

FONTANA, Calif. - Kevin Harvick earned his second Xfinity Series win of his phenomenal season Saturday, easily holding off Brendan Gaughan at Auto Club Speedway.

Harvick is not taking anything for granted

FONTANA, Calif. - Although Kevin Harvick is on the biggest roll NASCAR has seen in four decades, the California native has been driving too long to take anything for granted when he attempts to ...
By Greg Beacham

Friday, March 20, 2015

Kurt Busch claims pole at Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. - Kurt Busch won the pole for Sunday's NASCAR race at Auto Club Speedway, turning a lap of 185.142 mph in his Haas Automation Chevrolet.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Henrick Motorsports' success isn't carrying over to alliance

Back in the heyday of Bill Elliott’s family-run racing success, the brothers were famous for not giving away any of their secrets. The evolution of team racing was supposed to change all that.
By Don Coble

Daytona accelerates safety overhaul

As Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., added new tire barriers in time for Sunday's NASCAR race, crews at Daytona International Speedway already were working on a safety overhaul of their own.
By Don Coble

Monday, March 16, 2015

No clear challenger to stop Harvick's run

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Now in a zone not seen in NASCAR in several years, Harvick and crew chief Rodney Childers head to California amid a looming question: Can anyone stop the No. 4 team?
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Hamilton leads 1-2 finish for Mercedes at Australian GP

MELBOURNE, Australia - Lewis Hamilton beat teammate Nico Rosberg in a one-two finish for Mercedes at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday, as the team extended it 2014 dominance into the new ...

Kevin Harvick makes it four in a row at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, the defending NASCAR champion, won his fourth consecutive race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday with yet another rout of the field.
By Jenna Fryer

Harvick makes it four wins in a row at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, the defending NASCAR champion, won his fourth consecutive race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday with yet another rout of the field. 
By Jenna Fryer

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Logano dominant in victory

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Joey Logano led all but 24 laps Saturday as he routed the field to win the Xfinity Series at Phoenix International Raceway.

Harvick is man to beat in Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick has been nearly unstoppable since he charged to his first Sprint Cup championship last season.
By Jenna Fryer

Friday, March 13, 2015

Harvick continues to excel at Phoenix track

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick once again showed how dominant he is at Phoenix International Raceway with a pole-winning run Friday at the track he has mastered.
By Jenna Fryer

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Gordon backs off criticism

DALLAS - Jeff Gordon eased up on NASCAR after discussing track safety issues with officials behind closed doors.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Crew chief Paul Wolfe placed on probation

NASCAR placed crew chief Paul Wolfe on probation for the rest of the 2015 season after NASCAR caught Team Penske pulling out the fenders on Brad Keselowski's car before qualifying at Las Vegas ...

Single-car race team drivers benefit from alliance

Although Martin Truex Jr., AJ Allmendinger and Casey Mears all work for single-car race teams, together they've learned is there's really strength in numbers.
By Don Coble

Busch reinstated by NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kurt Busch was cleared to get back in his race car and attempt to rebuild a career halted before the Daytona 500 when NASCAR suspended him for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
By Jenna Fryer

Monday, March 9, 2015

It's too early to tell if NASCAR is set for better racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Two races is just too early to form a definitive opinion about NASCAR's new rules package, which was tweaked as part of a concerted effort to improve the racing.
By Jenna Fryer

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Team wants to know if Busch will be eligible for title

LAS VEGAS - Stewart-Haas Racing co-owner Gene Haas said the organization wants to know if Kurt Busch will be eligible to race for the championship when he is allowed to compete again.

Kevin Harvick wins at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Defending NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick raced to his first victory of the season Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer
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