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Kurt Busch Wins STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Kurt Busch Wins STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) — Kurt Busch found a way to hold off Jimmie Johnson with 10 laps remaining to win the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday.
Johnson had eight career wins at the short-track, but took home…

Clint Bowyer Wants to Win at Martinsville

Clint Bowyer Wants to Win at Martinsville

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) — Clint Bowyer is eager to win the seven-foot tall grandfather clock this weekend at Martinsville Speedway.
Bowyer finished in second at last year’s race and followed that with a third-place fi…

Kyle Busch Wins Second Straight at Fontana

Kyle Busch Wins Second Straight at Fontana

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(FONTANA, Calif.) — Kyle Busch held off local boy Kyle Larson to take home the checkered flag at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday.
Busch found a way to beat Larson along with Tony Stewart and his older brother Kurt du…

Joey Logano Wins Pole for Las Vegas

Joey Logano Wins Pole for Las Vegas

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(LAS VEGAS) — Joey Logano picked up his eighth career pole after he set the Las Vegas Motor Speedway track record during NASCAR’s first three-round knockout qualifying session on Friday.
Logano set the&n…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

Tom Pennington/Getty Images Sport (DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) –  It was a long day in Daytona, but when it was all said and done, NASCAR’s most popular driver stood alone: Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500 on Sunday for the second time i…

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup Title

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup Title

Chris Graythen/NASCAR via Getty Images(HOMESTEAD, Fla.) — Jimmie Johnson took home his sixth Sprint Cup championship on Sunday after finishing in ninth at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Johnson came into Sunday 28 points up on Matt Kenseth and held a 34 po…

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/13

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL: New York Giants 24 (3-6) – Oakland Raiders 20 (3-6)
Seattle Seahawks 33 (9-1) – Atlanta Falcons 10 (2-7)
Baltimore Ravens 20 (4-5) Cincinnati Bengals 17 (6-4) – Overtime
Detroit Lions 21 (6-3) – Chicago Bears 19 (5…

Jimmie Johnson Talks Taking on Phoenix

Jimmie Johnson Talks Taking on Phoenix

John Harrelson/NASCAR via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Jimmie Johnson holds a seven point lead over Matt Kenseth with two races remaining in the Sprint Cup season.
Johnson was victorious on Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway and padded his lead a little after…

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas, Leads Chase

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas, Leads Chase

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(FORT WORTH, Texas) –  Jimmie Johnson is once again the leader in the chase for the Sprint Cup after a dominating win Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway.
The five-time Sprint Cup champion now leads Matt Kenseth by seven poi…

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/3/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/3/13

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL: Tennessee Titans 28 (4-4) – St. Louis Rams 21 (3-6)
Kansas City Chiefs 23 (9-0) – Buffalo Bills 13 (3-6)
Carolina Panthers 34 (5-3) – Atlanta Falcons 10 (2-6)
Dallas Cowboys 27 (5-4) – Minnesota Vikings 23 (1-7)
Ne…

Carl Edwards Wins Pole at Texas

Carl Edwards Wins Pole at Texas

Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR(FORT WORTH, Texas) — Carl Edwards took home the pole on Friday for Sunday’s race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Edwards has a qualifying lap of 196.114 mph to secure the pole.  Sprint Cup points leader Jimmie John…

Jeff Gordon Wins at Martinsville

Jeff Gordon Wins at Martinsville

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) — Jeff Gordon picked up his first short track win since 2005 after catching Matt Kenseth late to take the checkered flag on Sunday at Martinsville Speedway.
The win moved Gordon from fifth to third in the…

Denny Hamlin Wins Pole At Martinsville

Denny Hamlin Wins Pole At Martinsville

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) — Denny Hamilin picked up his 17th career pole at Martinsville Speedway on Friday in dominant fashion.  Hamlin recorded a lap at 99.595 mph around the 0.526-mile oval for the track record …

Talladega Superspeedway Preview

Talladega Superspeedway Preview

Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR(NEW YORK) — The race for the Sprint Cup championship heads to Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.  This is the sixth race in the 10-event chase.
Matt Kenseth holds a four-point lead in the standings ahead of Ji…

Brad Keselowski Wins at Charlotte

Brad Keselowski Wins at Charlotte

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images For NASCAR(CONCORD, N.C.) — Last year’s Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski snapped a 37-race winless streak on Saturday night with a win at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Keselowski, who failed to qualify for the Chase thi…

Kevin Harvick Wins at Kansas

Kevin Harvick Wins at Kansas

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — Kevin Harvick won the pole and then won the race on Sunday at Kansas Motor Speedway to put himself third in the Chase championship.
Kurt Busch finished in second, followed by his teammate Jeff Gordon, …

Kevin Harvick Wins Pole at Kansas

Kevin Harvick Wins Pole at Kansas

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Kevin Harvick took home his first pole since September 2006 on Friday at Kansas Motor Speedway.
Harvick was followed by Ricky Stenhouse Jr., and Jimmie Johnson.
“When you win that few poles, you remember everyt…

Matt Kenseth Wins at Chicagoland Speedway

Matt Kenseth Wins at Chicagoland Speedway

John Harrelson/ Getty Images (JOLIET, Ill.) –  Matt Kenseth got off to a fast start in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
Kenseth pulled away from Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch late to win the Geico 400 Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway.
Busch fin…

Chicagoland Speedway Preview

Chicagoland Speedway Preview

John Harrelson/NASCAR via Getty Images(JOLIET, Ill.) — The chase for the Sprint Cup championship begins on Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway with the running of the Geico 400.
Leader Matt Kenseth holds a three point lead over Jimmie Johnson.
“I feel good…

Ryan Newman Wins the Brickyard 400

Ryan Newman Wins the Brickyard 400

Chris Trotman/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) –  Score one for the hometown kid.
Ryan Newman, a South Bend Indiana native, ended a 49-race losing streak with a win at the Brickyard 400 Sunday and finally got to win a race at storied Indianapolis Motor…

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