| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:03 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Juan Pablo Montoya turned the fastest lap Friday in the first practice session for NASCAR's Brickyard 400.
Montoya, an Indianapolis 500 winner in 2000 who later migrated to NASCAR stock-car racing, posted a lap of 185.410 mph in his...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:25 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — For NASCAR's drivers, at least, the Brickyard 400 remains one of the Sprint Car Series' marquee events despite the race's sliding attendance in recent years.
"It's the obvious second" in prestige, Clint Bowyer said Friday before...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:41 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Ryan Newman set a track record Saturday in winning the pole position for NASCAR's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Newman, a native of South Bend, Ind., won the pole in dramatic fashion. He was the last of 45 drivers to make...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Juan Pablo Montoya's team declined to re-sign the NASCAR driver to keep racing the No. 42 Chevrolet in the Sprint Cup Series next year, sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday.
Montoya, 37, is a former Indianapolis 500 winner and Formula One...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:21 PM
It was a stunning moment when open-wheel racing star Juan Pablo Montoya announced in 2006 that he was moving to NASCAR stock-car racing.
Here was a celebrated Colombian who had won the Indianapolis 500 and several races in the international Formula...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Kyle Larson, a 21-year-old racing prodigy from California, will move up to NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup Series next year with the team Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, sources said Wednesday.
Larson, currently in his rookie year in NASCAR's...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Team owner Chip Ganassi confirmed Friday that 21-year-old Kyle Larson will take over driving the No. 42 Chevrolet next year in NASCAR's top-tier Sprint Cup Series.
Ganassi and Larson, of Elk Grove, Calif., made the announcement together at Atlanta Motor...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the first pole position of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career by posting the fastest qualifying speed for Sunday night's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Stenhouse, 25, turned a lap of 189.688 mph in his No. 17 Ford on Friday...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Jeff Burton's announcement Wednesday that he won't drive the No. 31 Chevrolet again in 2014 in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series is the latest in a flurry of NASCAR driver-team changes for this season and next year.
Haven't kept up with all of them? Here's a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The NASCAR team Richard Childress Racing said Monday it signed Ryan Newman to drive its No. 31 Chevrolet next year in the Sprint Cup Series.
Newman currently drives the No. 39 Chevy for Stewart-Haas Racing but was not re-signed by that team for 2014....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:44 AM
If you're a race-car driver in search of a job, it helps to know a billionaire.
Racing mogul Roger Penske hired Juan Pablo Montoya to join his IndyCar team next year even though Penske doesn't yet have a single sponsor to help finance Montoya's car...