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  • Martin seeks input replacing Hamlin

    As one of NASCAR’s most respected drivers, Mark Martin has doled out plenty of advice. But he’s not afraid to seek some, either, even if it comes from a much …


  • Now Vickers will sub

    A deal to loan Mark Martin to Joe Gibbs Racing as a replacement driver for injured Denny Hamlin fell apart Friday, when Michael Waltrip Racing said Martin will fulfill his …


  • Hamlin tweets: ‘I just want to go home’

    Denny Hamlin suffered a compression fracture in his lower spine during a last-lap crash while racing for the win Sunday against former teammate Joey Logano, and Joe Gibbs Racing gave …


  • Bristol breakout

    Kasey Kahne’s bumper-banging battle with Brad Keselowski was just the warm-up act in an action-packed race on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. Former teammates Denny Hamlin and …


  • NASCAR returns to the Bristol bullring

    There’s an expectation from fans that a ticket to Bristol Motor Speedway will get them a seat to NASCAR’s version of the Roman Colosseum. They got one of those throwback, …


  • Gordon likes Gen-6 car

    Four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon had a disappointing Daytona 500, a bounce-back, top-10 finish at Phoenix and more frustration at Las Vegas. But Gordon, who visited Kansas City on Thursday, …


  • Kenseth takes chance and scores a victory

    LAS VEGAS – Matt Kenseth decided not to replace any tires during the final pit stop under caution, and the calculated risk put him in the lead. Kenseth knows a …


  • Vegas to give Gen-6 cars real test

    Maybe Denny Hamlin can channel his fury over his $25,000 fine from NASCAR into a fast finish at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Hamlin got docked for his pessimistic comments …


  • Commentary: NASCAR’s action regarding racist remark a positive step

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Richard Lapchick got a call from Brian France back in 1997. He wanted to get together to chat. “My goal is to make NASCAR look like America,” …


  • Rain causes cancellation NASCAR qualifying

    Brad Keselowski will start on the pole after heavy rain forced NASCAR to cancel qualifying for Sunday’s race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The track got steady rain all …


  • Hamlin fined $25k by NASCAR for criticizing car

    LAS VEGAS – A furious Denny Hamlin says he won’t pay the $25,000 fine leveled on him by NASCAR on Thursday after his criticism of the Gen-6 race car. The …


  • NRA, NASCAR hook up

    FORT WORTH, Texas – The National Rifle Association is taking its relationship with racing to a new level as the title sponsor of a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The …


  • Auto racing: Daytona crash prompts NASCAR to examine gates

    NASCAR will look at the placement of gates at its tracks after a Nationwide Series car crashed through the fence at Daytona and injured more than two dozen fans. The …


  • ‘Solid day’ in end

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Danica Patrick made more history at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. She became the first woman to lead a lap and was the highest female finisher …


  • Five-time champion opens with victory; Patrick eighth

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson. Patrick made history up front at the Daytona 500 Sunday, only to …


  • Johnson wins Daytona 500

    Jimmie Johnson made a late push and reclaimed his spot at the top of his sport on Sunday, winning the Daytona 500 for the second time. It was the second …


  • Several fans injured at Daytona after accident

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – At least 30 NASCAR fans were injured Saturday when a car sailed into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, and large chunks of debris – including …


  • Montoya eager to put fiery crash, mediocrity behind him at Daytona

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Forgive Juan Pablo Montoya if he doesn’t find the fireball jokes very funny. He’s just totally over them a year after crashing into a jet dryer …


  • Keselowski tweeting for Miller Time moments

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – It was the tweet read ’round the world. Brad Keselowski changed the NASCAR social media landscape forever last year when, during a lengthy delay in the …


  • Patrick hangs on to Daytona pole after safe run

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – All Danica Patrick needed to do was keep her car intact. She didn’t exactly follow her team owner’s advice – start and then park after two …


  • Harvick and Kyle Busch wins Daytona 500 Duels

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – There are two certainties heading into the Daytona 500: Kevin Harvick is the favorite, and no one is sure what the action will look like in …


  • NASCAR drivers cheer ‘Generation 6’ cars

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR’s Car of Tomorrow is a thing of the past. Designed primarily to improve driver safety following the death of Dale Earnhardt in the 2001 Daytona …


  • The next auto great

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kyle Larson just may be the next great NASCAR driver. Scratch that.


  • Daytona media day features loose champ, dating drivers

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Brad Keselowski strolled through the Daytona 500 Club with his cellphone in one hand and a half-empty bottle in the other. Nope, not beer. Not this …


  • Wallace calls induction biggest day of career

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Rusty Wallace touched on his early days trying to make it as a professional race car driver, the lessons he learned from NASCAR’s pioneers and his relentless …


  • Wallace headlines NASCAR inductees

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Rusty Wallace will headline the fourth class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame and his famed car “Midnight” will be part of his induction. Wallace, winner of …


  • Earnhardt Jr. starts big wreck at Daytona test

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. started a 12-car accident at Daytona International Speedway that essentially shut down a three-day test session. NASCAR’s most popular driver tapped Marcos Ambrose as they drove across …


  • Keselowski in front row for finale

    Brad Keselowski got some help on the last day of practice for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup season finale at Homestead-Miami (Fla.) Speedway. Pole sitter Joey Logano was involved in a three-car …


  • Gordon’s anger at Bowyer dates back seven months

    When Clint Bowyer and Jeff Gordon made contact in the closing laps at Phoenix, Gordon was overcome by a grudge he’d been carrying at least seven months. The four-time NASCAR …


  • Keselowski puts phone on hold

    Brad Keselowski is leaving his cellphone behind. Keselowski plans to ditch his phone during NASCAR’s Sprint Cup finale Sunday. His decision comes days after NASCAR fined him $25,000 for having …

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