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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…

Jimmie Johnson Wins the Coke Zero 400

Jimmie Johnson Wins the Coke Zero 400

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(DAYTONA) –  Jimmie Johnson’s domination at Daytona continued on Saturday night.
Johnson took home the victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coke Zero 400, becoming the first driver since Bobby Allison in 1982 to win …

Matt Kenseth Wins at Kentucky Speedway

Matt Kenseth Wins at Kentucky Speedway

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Image(SPARTA, Ky.) — Matt Kenseth’s gamble on Sunday paid off.  Kenseth held off Jimmie Johnson to take home the checkered flag at Kentucky Motor Speedway.
Kenseth decided not to put on new tires on the No. 20 Toyota on the fin…

Greg Biffle Wins at Michigan International Speedway

Greg Biffle Wins at Michigan International Speedway

Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images(BROOKLYN, Mich.) — Greg Biffle cruised to his fourth win at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.
Biffle’s win marked the 1,000th win for the Ford Company and the 19th of his career.
Kevin Harvick finished …

Jimmie Johnson Cruises to Victory at Pocono Raceway

Jimmie Johnson Cruises to Victory at Pocono Raceway

Jerry Markland/Getty Images(LONG POND, Pa.) — Jimmie Johnson led for 128 of the races’ 160 laps as he wins the Party in the Poconos 400 at Pocono Raceway Sunday.
“What a race car,” Johnson said of his No. 48 Chevrolet. “I mean not only the car and the…

Jimmie Johnson Focused on Dover

Jimmie Johnson Focused on Dover

John Harrelson/NASCAR via Getty Images(DOVER, Del.) — Jimmie Johnson is steam rolling this season in the Sprint Cup series.  Johnson currently holds a 32 point lead on Carl Edwards in the points standings.
NASCAR will be at Dover International Sp…

Coca Cola 600 Preview

Coca Cola 600 Preview

Chris Trotman/NASCAR via Getty Images(CONCORD, N.C.) — NASCAR drivers are ready for the Coca Cola 600 on Sunday. 
Jimmie Johnson sits atop the Sprint Cup points lead and enjoys racing on Memorial Day weekend, honoring the veterans who served the …

Kansas Speedway Preview

Kansas Speedway Preview

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — The NASCAR Sprint Cup series heads to Kansas Speedway on Sunday.
Jimmie Johnson leads the standings by 18 points over Kyle Busch.  Gregg Biffle sits in third, 30 points off the pace.
Brad Keselowsk…

Jimmie Johnson Focused on Maintaining Points Lead at Texas

Jimmie Johnson Focused on Maintaining Points Lead at Texas

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(FORT WORTH, Texas) — The NASCAR Sprint Cup series will be at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night.  Jimmie Johnson sits atop the points lead with a six-point edge on Brad Keselowski. Fresh off a win at Martinsville …

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Martinsville

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Martinsville

Sean Gardner/Getty Images(MARTINSVILLE, Va) — Jimmie Johnson sure loves racing at Martinsville Speedway.
Johnson led a career-best 346 laps and pulled away on a restart with eight laps to go for his eighth-career victory at the track.
“We stuck to our…

Carl Edwards Riding Phoenix Momentum

Carl Edwards Riding Phoenix Momentum

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Fresh off his win at Phoenix International Raceway last weekend, Carl Edwards would like to get back in Victory Lane this Sunday at the Kobalt Tools 400 in Las Vegas.
Edwards edged Jimmie Johnson last weekend a…

Carl Edwards Wins The Subway Fresh Fit 500

Carl Edwards Wins The Subway Fresh Fit 500

Jerry Markland/Getty Images(PHOENIX) –  Carl Edwards got to victory lane for the first time in two years as he wins the Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday.
Daytona 500 winner Jimmie Johnson came in second, while Denny…

Kyle Busch Wins Nationwide Series Dollar General 200

Kyle Busch Wins Nationwide Series Dollar General 200

Justin Edmonds/Getty Images(PHOENIX) –  Kyle Busch put on a dominating performance Saturday, leading for 142 laps to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series Dollar General 200 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Brad Keselowski came in second while Justin…

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