| Feb 16, 2014
| 7:29 AM
Danica Patrick is trying to avoid the debris field while Richard Petty is holding his ground following his critical comments last week that many have deemed sexist when he said Patrick could win a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race only "if everybody else...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:15 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Brad Keselowski on Friday won the pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway under a new qualifying format in which large groups of drivers raced simultaneously for the first time in the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:16 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Brad Keselowski won the pole position Friday for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway under a new qualifying format implemented by NASCAR.
Instead of having one car at a time go around the track in...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Danica Patrick has passed the 1-million mark in Twitter followers, something no other NASCAR driver has even come close to doing.
I will now pause for you hard-core NASCAR fans to make your snide comments about Patrick never even coming close to winning...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:29 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off Denny Hamlin and Jeff Gordon to win the Daytona 500 on Sunday night after a rain delay of nearly 6 1/2 hours.
It was the second Daytona 500 victory for perhaps NASCAR's most popular driver; his...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:53 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The Daytona 500 was halted after 38 laps Sunday because of rain.
The field was under a caution period in NASCAR's season-opening race when the rain arrived at Daytona International Speedway at 2:12 p.m. EST.
[Update: The race...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:48 AM
NBA legend Michael Jordan and his wife Yvette are the parents of identical twin girls, it was announced Tuesday.
"Yvette Jordan and the babies are doing well and the family is overjoyed at their arrival," spokeswoman Estee Portnoy told the Associated...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:21 AM
Forget the year of the horse, 2014 is the year of the female surfer.
In September, the Assn. of Surfing Professionals announced that women – who never have competed at one of surfing’s most famous breaks, Lower Trestles in northern San Diego...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Rapper 50 Cent, who caused a minor sensation at last year's Daytona 500 with his awkward attempt to kiss Fox reporter Erin Andrews, is back with NASCAR in a more conventional way.
Swan Racing, a team that fields two cars in NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:12 AM
No one will make fun of Danica Patrick's driving skills now. The NASCAR driver is a ripped bodybuilder in a new GoDaddy ad she filmed for the Super Bowl.
You can see a sneak preview of the ad, which officially debuts on Super Bowl Sunday, above....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Looking back at the weekend's motor racing, including NASCAR's races at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway and NHRA drag racing at Las Vegas, five things come to mind:
Darrell Wallace Jr. will probably win another race soon. Wallace, 20, became only the second...