LOUDON, N.H. - Race fans complain Kyle Busch wins all the time in NASCAR Nationwide Series? Not true.
LOUDON, N.H. - Brad Keselowski needed a change in fortune and on Friday he found it. Keselowski was one of 10 drivers to break the previous track qualifying record and won the pole for Sundays Camping World 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Although not a total surprise, Stewart-Haas Racing co-owner Tony Stewart confirmed on Friday that driver Ryan Newman will not return to the Cup organization in 2014.
NASCAR driver and team owner Michael Waltrip will make his second appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in England this weekend. Waltrip will drive a 2012 No. 15 5-hour Energy Toyota at the annual festival that features a hill climb by historic motor racing vehicles.
The haunting, somber memory is back in mind again. It returns each July when the NASCAR Cup Series teams gather at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, as they have this weekend for the Camping World 301.
Jay Hackney, the front tire changer for Joey Logano's No. 22, was hit by debris from the last-lap wreck in Saturday's Coke Zero 400.
Surely, most NASCAR fans have seen television features or read stories about how elite the pit crews of top Cup Series teams have become.
This is not the way Matt Kenseth typically wins races. Perhaps thats part of the reason hes been so successful this season. With a dominant Jimmie Johnson on fresher tires lined up behind him on a restart with 20 of 267 laps remaining, the odds were against Kenseth earning his fourth Sprint Cup Series victory of the year.
SPARTA, Ky. - Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the pole for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup series race at Kentucky Speedway after posting a track-record lap speed Friday at 183.636 mph.
A day after Speed and TNT announcer Kyle Petty raised eyebrows with his comments about Danica Patrick being more of a "marketing machine" than race car driver - a claim he has made on many occasions to be honest - some of Patrick's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors came to her defense.
Jim Utter: Part III of Matt Clark's sit-down with NASCAR on Fox/Speed analyst Kyle Petty was a candid one. Petty, a regular analyst for NASCAR RaceDay, was quite open with his thoughts on NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Danica Patrick.
NASCAR Wire Service's Reid Spencer & CineSport's Justin Shackil discuss Jimmie Johnson's bad luck, Denny Hamlin's shot at making the Chase and preview Saturday's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky.
Danica Patrick was the only NASCAR driver to make this year's Celebrity 100 list put out by Forbes in its annual measurement of money and fame.
NASCAR Race Hub's Matt Clark sat down with fellow NASCAR on Fox/Speed analyst Kyle Petty to talk about the many topics currently shaping the sport's landscape.
Earlier this week a friend who lives nearby phoned and invited me to a friendly, low-stakes card game.
Four-time NASCAR Cup series champion Jeff Gordon, one of the most successful road course racers in NASCAR history, finished second Sunday in Sonoma, Calif.
How long is a 218-race winless streak in NASCAR? Try this for some perspective: President Barack Obama had not yet been elected for his first four-year term the last time Martin Truex Jr. won a Cup race.
Team owner Roger Penske gave AJ Allmendinger a second chance. Now they both have a trophy to show for it - and, perhaps, the foundation of a rebuilt racing career.
Early results of the New Jersey State Polices investigation of the accident which claimed the life of NASCAR driver Jason Leffler confirm mechanical failure as the primary cause.
Carl Edwards, who raised the ire of NASCAR fans and media for his apparent disgust with Roush Fenway Racing teammate Greg Biffle in last weekends race at Michigan, said there was a miscommunication between the drivers.
It's time once again for another of Ol' Perfesser Higgins' occasional pop quizzes. The subject concerns the NASCAR Cup Series' visits to road courses in California.
NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night. Here's some video.
NASCAR's rookie of the year award is based upon a points system separate from overall NASCAR Sprint Cup standings with candidates effectively racing against each other.
Global RallyCross, one of the fastest-growing forms of motorsports and features aspects of circuit racing, off-road racing and rally competition, will return to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, Sept. 22.
International Speedway Corporation has approved funding to redevelop the frontstretch of Daytona International Speedway to enhance the overall experience for its fans, marketing partners and the motorsports industry.
Greg Biffle may have had a sense he could win Sunday but he also had plenty of common sense as well. When Roush Fenway Racing teammate Carl Edwards asked if Biffle, then the race leader, would slow to help Edwards remove trash from his front grille with 35 of 200 laps remaining, Biffle declined.
As Sundays Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway drew to a close only one Hendrick Motorsports team remained in contention.
Greg Biffle took the checkered flag at the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway. He held off Kevin Harvick & Jimmie Johnson and he discussed Ford's 1,000th win following the race.
I never have heard the eruption of a volcano. But the applause for Richard Petty on June 15, 1986 as he made his 1,000th start was that kind of blast.
The U.S. Auto Club Benevolent Foundation has made a $10,000 grant in the memory of the late USAC racing champion Jason Leffler, who died Wednesday night in a winged sprint race in New Jersey.
After finishing third in last Sunday's race at Pocono Raceway, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is hoping his momentum continues this weekend at Michigan International Speedway.
Jim Utter: Less than 24 hours after the third-largest blowout in NBA Finals history and there is nary a peep from any fan demanding changes to the way professional basketball is played. There shouldn't be, of course.
John Settlemyre, 67, who died in the shootout with Caldwell County (N.C.) sheriff's deputies, was a former race car driver with some notable achievements to his name.
NASCARs most popular driver should have his car fully adorned with sponsorship decals the rest of the year.
NEWTON, Iowa - The NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway was postponed Saturday night until 11 a.m. EDT Sunday because of rain.
From the National Association of Stock Car Auto Racings very first event in June of 1949 at a track in Charlotte through last Sundays race at Dover International Speedway in Delaware, finishes frequently have been hotly disputed.
Maybe the most frustrated driver on the Sprint Cup circuit got some satisfaction Sunday. Tony Stewart, without a top-five finish previously this season, made a daring outside pass of Juan Pablo Montoya to win the Fedex 400 at Dover International Speedway.
A post-race inspection of the No. 2 Ford driven by Brad Keselowski showed the front end of his car was too low relative to NASCAR standards.
A blown engine equaled a blown opportunity Sunday for Sprint Cup driver Matt Kenseth.
Fox apologizes: Fox Sports coordinating director Artie Kempner addressed the pre-race drivers meeting to apologize for the camera rope that dropped during the Coca-Cola 600, damaging numerous cars and delaying the race.