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  • Carl Edwards wins Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Speedway

    Carl Edwards took his first celebratory back flip of the season and easily stuck the landing.

  • Jimmie Johnson knows how to win in Texas

    Jimmie Johnson certainly knows his way to Victory Lane at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.

  • Edwards heads to Kansas hoping for Chase win at home track

    Carl Edwards threw out the first pitch for the Kansas City Royals last season, and remembers walking back to the dugout afterward when one of the players pulled him aside.

  • Carl Edwards grabs second NASCAR pole in two weeks

    Carl Edwards will be on the pole for the NASCAR Brickyard 400, where passing could be at a premium today at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Edwards turned a lap at 183.484 …

  • Edwards on other side in MIS race

    Carl Edwards acknowledges this trip to Michigan feels a bit different to him. “It is a little strange to come here to this race and not be driving for Jack …

  • Edwards outlasts Coke field

    CONCORD, N.C. – Even a master strategist like Joe Gibbs wasn’t sure his team made the right call. The Super Bowl-winning coach and owner of Joe Gibbs Racing had been …

  • Busch not doing a double this year

    CONCORD, N.C. – There’s no bank of TV cameras surrounding Kurt Busch’s hauler, no one monitoring his fluid intake to prevent dehydration, no golf cart waiting to whisk him away …

  • Edwards ends Hendrick streak with victory at Sonoma

    SONOMA, Calif. – Carl Edwards made Roush Fenway Racing the unlikely organization to end Hendrick Motorsports’ five-race winning streak. Edwards stopped the Hendrick juggernaut with a win Sunday at Sonoma …

  • A slick victory

    BRISTOL, Tenn. – After two rain delays lasting more than five hours, a slick race track wasn’t going to stop Carl Edwards from celebrating his first win of the season. …

  • Edwards leads fast field at Michigan

    Auto racing: Brad Keselowski was asked to pick one word to describe a lap at Michigan International Speedway. “Fast,” the defending Sprint Cup champion said. “This is, to me, the …

  • Edwards on pole for All-Star Race

    Carl Edwards captured the pole for the Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., paying tribute to the late Dick Trickle along the way. Edwards, the 2011 …

  • Edwards ends another long drought in desert

    AVONDALE, Ariz. – Carl Edwards climbed from his car, stood on the door and landed a backflip near the finish line. He then hopped up on the wall in front …

  • Drivers differ in feelings about Dover

    DOVER, Del. – Carl Edwards was feeling pretty good about himself when he raced for the first time on Dover International Speedway’s concrete surface. Edwards was in his second season …

  • Swimmer Beard reveals troubled life in new book

    Amanda Beard is happily married and a proud mom, finally at peace after years of struggling at various times with depression, bulimia, drug abuse and toxic relationships with famous men …

  • Edwards hoping for more wins in 2012

    Asked about not winning a race in a year, Carl Edwards had a quick correction. “I did win the All-Star race, so that’s something,” he said.

  • Edwards earns pole position for Daytona 500

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Carl Edwards fell bitterly short in last season’s bid to win the NASCAR championship. He’s starting 2012 out front.

  • Carl Edwards wins pole for Chase finale

    Tony Stewart has run his mouth for almost a month trying to rattle Carl Edwards in the race to NASCAR’s championship. Edwards has tuned it all out, and on Saturday …

  • Stewart wins in Texas, edges closer to Edwards

    FORT WORTH, Texas — Tony Stewart got what he wanted. So did NASCAR.

  • Harvick wins at Richmond, moves into tie with Bush atop standings

    RICHMOND, Va. – Kevin Harvick stormed into the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night. The victory moved him into a tie …

  • Broken left ankle doesn’t deter Keselowski

    Brad Keselowski’s broken left ankle ballooned to the size of a softball, and he needs a left shoe a size larger than his right one. Stay home? No way.

  • Edwards stays put

    Carl Edwards spurned an offer from Joe Gibbs Racing, and signed a multiyear contract extension with current team Roush Fenway Racing. The deal was announced Thursday and puts Edwards, the …

  • Stewart’s ‘gift’ helps Edwards win in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS – Carl Edwards is off to the best start of his career, and credits “a gift” from Tony Stewart for his first win of the season. Stewart had …

  • Johnson often takes back seat

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jimmie Johnson came to Daytona International Speedway with a new beard and a cut finger, two topics that have so far overshadowed his status as NASCAR’s …



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