Stories tagged: nascar
Mon., April 16, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
Kyle Busch was all smiles and Kyle Larson was all scowls. Busch passed Larson with five laps remaining at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday to win his second straight Cup …
Sun., April 15, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Kyle Larson will have to wait another day to try to capture his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season.
Mon., April 9, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
IndyCar and NASCAR, the top two series in the United States, seem as if they are headed in opposite directions at the start of the 2018 season. IndyCar has had …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Kyle Busch’s return to Victory Lane only 10 races after his last win just seemed to take much longer. There were all those runner-up finishes in between, one in particular.
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 10:34 p.m.
Kevin Harvick snapped his career-long drought last fall at Texas Motor Speedway. The veteran driver finally won in his 30th Cup start at Texas.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
When snow at Martinsville Speedway gave NASCAR a rare day off, Clint Bowyer loaded his car with kids and drove them to North Carolina for a day at the Hall …
Sun., March 25, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – The NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway has been postponed until Monday because of inclement weather. Rain and light snow started falling Saturday afternoon and continued …
Sun., March 4, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
From his dynamic opening laps to his comfortable cruise to the checkered flag, Kevin Harvick was the safest bet in Sin City this weekend.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Kevin Harvick completed his weekend mastery of Atlanta Motor Speedway by holding off Brad Keselowski on Sunday in the rain-delayed NASCAR Monster Energy Cup race.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
There was no fairy-tale ending for Danica Patrick. There was no checkered flag; no trip to Victory Lane and no Cinderella story in her final NASCAR race.
Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
Darrell Wallace Jr. let the weight of his milestone in the Daytona 500 wallop him once he saw mom. He sobbed as Desiree Wallace bounded onto the dais and wrapped …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
Austin Dillon put the No. 3 back in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway. Dillon won in the car number made famous by Dale Earnhardt and won 17 years to …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Darrell Wallace Jr. turned heads again Saturday at Daytona International Speedway and topped the speed chart in the final practice for NASCAR’s season opener.
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Tyler Reddick needed five overtimes, a brief red flag and the closest finish in NASCAR history to take Dale Earnhardt Jr. to victory lane.
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Team Penske again dominates at Daytona as Ryan Blaney wins qualifying race for the Daytona 500. Penske has 2 wins at Speedweeks. Chase Elliott won the 2nd qualifying race in …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
In 2017, it was Toyota’s turn for a remodel. This season, it’s the new Chevrolet Camaro. It appears 2019 will be Ford’s turn to update its product.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Jimmie Johnson has never hitched a ride for an afternoon on a champion’s float that snakes down closed city streets. The professional sports teams bask in the celebration of hundreds …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Kurt Busch is ready for his close-up outside the car. Busch signed with an entertainment agency in the offseason and may soon make the leap from stock cars to the …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
After retiring in November from NASCAR’s Cup Series, Dale Earnhardt Jr. pulled a stunner over the weekend and announced plans to drive in an Xfinity series race at Richmond (Va.) …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Robert Yates has been inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame and was able to write his own speech for the ceremony. The championship-winning car owner and engine builder was …
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Dan Gurney, the first driver with victories in each of the Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR Cup series, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
Kurt Busch will return to Stewart-Haas Racing for the 2018 season. Busch will start his fifth season with SHR with a new crew chief. Busch will be paired on the …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
Walter “Bud” Moore Jr., a decorated World War II veteran and Hall of Fame NASCAR owner, died Monday night at the age of 92.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Danica Patrick climbed out of her burning, smoke-filled, wrecked race car and trudged toward pit road. She pulled off her gloves and helmet in frustration before being taken to the …
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. threw his own retirement party on pit road. Earnhardt popped out of his car, flashed a thumbs-up sign and chugged a Budweiser. Drenched in sweat and suds, …
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
Martin Truex Jr. capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR’s champion. Truex wrapped up his first Cup title Sunday night by winning at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 6:39 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the best retirement gift he could have asked for when William Byron won the Xfinity Series championship for JR Motorsports on Saturday, one day before Earnhardt’s …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 8:41 p.m.
A Wisconsin high school golf coach has resigned and apologized for a series of racist tweets aimed at NASCAR driver Darrell Wallace Jr.
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Chase Elliott needed a victory to reach NASCAR’s championship finale and had it in his sights, taking a late lead Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway.
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Jimmie Johnson’s bid for a record eighth NASCAR championship is over.