| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:10 PM
NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series reaches the end of its first quarter Saturday at Richmond International Raceway, race No. 9 of 36, with the Richmond 400. And while the 26th race of the season, set for September at RIR, figures to be a bigger benchmark...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:25 PM
— Michael Waltrip Racing has boosted its position in the Sprint Cup points standings, but when actual victories are factored in, Toyota's success still begins and ends with Joe Gibbs Racing. In 2012, that's Denny Hamlin.
Hamlin, who won at...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Despite a late draw on a slick track that warmed throughout Saturday's qualifying session, AJ Allmendinger claimed the pole for Sunday's STP 400 at Kansas Speedway, posting a lap at 175.993 mph (30.683 seconds).
In winning the second Coors Light pole...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Denny Hamlin made his reputation as a driver.
Bubba Watson made his reputation with his driver.
But Watson, one of the longest hitters on the PGA Tour, left his driver in the bag during Wednesday's traditional Par-3 Tournament at Augusta National Golf...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Joey Logano has won the Nationwide Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
Logano is the first Sprint Cup Series driver to win a Nationwide race this season. His 10th career Nationwide win Saturday also extended Joe Gibbs Racing's streak of eight...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:47 PM
The Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. Drivers seem to love it, fans not so much.
""I like California," said Denny Hamlin. "I think the track is aging really well. It's getting to where you can run all over from the bottom to the very top."
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Denny Hamlin has won the pole at Auto Club Speedway, with teammate Kyle Busch joining him in the top two spots for Sunday's race.
Hamlin turned a lap of 186.403 mph in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota during Friday's qualifying session, running low on the...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 8:06 PM
Defending Nationwide champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. led the final 54 laps at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday for his first victory of the season.
Stenhouse had a strong car all day and dominated the end of the 200-mile race, pulling away from Mark...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 12:37 PM
There's two things you know about me if you read this blog on a regular basis. First, I'm a Denny Hamlin fan. I don't talk about it a lot, I mean I am a professional reporter. But all of us, whether we admit it or not have our favorites. We are, after all...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 3:13 PM
The Confederate Flag and NASCAR. It's the 800lb gorilla in the middle of every race track. And I don't care if it's Phoenix, Daytona, Darlington or Kansas. They are as much apart of the sport as the cars, the the gas cans and race haulers. And as much as...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 6:36 PM
We may never know whether Virginia offensive coordinator Bill Lazor declined the same position with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, or whether he knew the Bucs were selecting another candidate.
What we do know is that after meeting with the Bucs this week,...