| May 1, 2010
- Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon talked out their problems this week
- Only Kurt Busch has led more laps than Gordon
- Johnson: We're competitive and the emotions are high
Anyone who came to Richmond International Raceway hoping that Jeff Gordon and...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:51 AM
Mark Martin will join an exclusive club this Sunday in the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway, becoming the eighth driver to start 800 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races.
During a career that has spanned parts of four decades, Martin...
| Jul 27, 2010
| 2:26 PM
Hamlin Seeks Series Sweep At Pocono
Denny Hamlin (No. 11 FedEx Toyota) has plenty of reasons
for optimism as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series arrives at PoconoRaceway for this Sunday’s Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500.
So do Kurt Busch (No. 2 Miller...
| Feb 13, 2011
The brokenhearted still wrestle with the pain 10 years later.
It stings in so many different ways: a mother overcome by grief after burying a son. A best friend mustering the strength to rev the engines again because quitting would sully the man's...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 3:21 PM
After a 66 race absence the 24 went back in victory lane Sunday in Phoenix. Jeff Gordon avoided a crash filled Subway Fresh Fit 500, leading the most laps to pick up his 83rd career Sprint Cup victory.
The win moves Gordon into a tie for 5th all-time on...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 11:13 AM
Short of Dale Earnhardt Jr. winning the Daytona 500 — a scenario that would have prompted Tony Kornheiser and others to scream "Shenanigans!" — NASCAR could not have scripted a better way to start the 2011 season.
A refreshing new face popped...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 2:10 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- David Pearson has been selected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
The Silver Fox was controversially left out of last year's inaugural class despite 105 career wins. There was an outcry among race fans at his exclusion in favor of...
| Aug 24, 2011
Depending on your maturity level, NASCAR's "boys, have at it" laissez-faire attitude is spectacular or the most idiotic form of reality TV on the planet.
The second notion may be a reach, as long as the mutants from "Jersey Shore" inhabit the earth,...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 9:42 AM
I was covering motorsports for four years before I saw someone die in what might be considered a senseless crash. I didn't know Ricky Knotts, a 28-year-old driver who had spent every dime he and his parents could muster to qualify for the 1980 Daytona...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Jeff Gordon dominated much of the rain-delayed AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Tuesday and then won a duel with Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jimmie Johnson for his third Sprint Cup Series win of the season.
Gordon held about a 2-second lead...
| Sep 7, 2011
HAMPTON, Ga. — Shortly after the 200th lap in Tuesday's AdvoCare 500, a heavy mist started falling on Atlanta Motor Speedway, forcing officials to call for a caution. After pit stops by the usual suspects, it was time to meet the new drivers atop...