Stories tagged: nascar
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 11:18 a.m.
NASCAR has promoted Steve Phelps to president, the latest leadership change for the slumping auto racing series. Phelps will replace Brent Dewar. Phelps will oversee all competition and business operations. …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Brad Keselowski raced to his third consecutive NASCAR Cup victory Sunday, persevering through a wreck-filled Sunday afternoon and roaring away from the field in overtime to claim the playoff opener. …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Persistent rain washed out the Brickyard 400 and delayed the conclusion of NASCAR’s regular season.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Brad Keselowski beat leader Kyle Larson out of the pits with 22 laps to go, then pulled away on a restart to win the Southern 500 on Sunday night and …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 6:56 p.m.
Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
NASCAR mogul Brian France was arrested in New York’s Hamptons for driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone after he was seen blowing through a stop sign, police said.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Mired in a confounding losing streak since the start of his NASCAR Cup career in 2016, Chase Elliott finally broke into the win column Sunday, holding off road course ace …
Sun., July 29, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Kyle Busch and his Joe Gibbs Racing team were in sync everywhere on the track but victory lane. When it was time to snap photos of the winners, some members …
Sat., July 28, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Daniel Suarez made NASCAR history when he became the first Mexican driver to win a pole in the elite Cup series.
Sun., July 22, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Kevin Harvick used a bump-and-run on Kyle Busch with seven laps left to win a thrilling battle of two of NASCAR’s dominant drivers Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in …
Sun., July 1, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Kyle Busch outdueled Kyle Larson on a wild final lap Sunday in the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, earning his fifth victory of the season.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
After 120 laps and two stages, the race could now be official. Any driver in the lead might conceivably win if rain intervened. Clint Bowyer had finished second to teammate …
UPDATED: Sun., May 27, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
Kyle Busch led 377 of 400 laps in a dominating Coca-Cola 600 run at Charlotte Motor Speedway to finally break through with a points-race victory at the only NASCAR Cup …
Tue., May 22, 2018, noon
When Jeff Gordon’s name is presented to panel of voters for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the debate should be short and simple. Yes, Gordon gets a slot.
UPDATED: Sat., May 19, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
Kevin Harvick won yet another race with a victory in the All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It’s his 6th victory of the season and third in a row. This …
UPDATED: Sun., May 6, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
Kevin Harvick dominated a race interrupted by rain and drove to his Cup Series-high fourth victory of the season Sunday at Dover International Speedway.
UPDATED: Sun., April 29, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Joey Logano had a clear race track in his windshield and a pack of fellow Ford drivers on his bumper. That combination helped the Team Penske driver snap a nearly …
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.