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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Ready for Fontana

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Ready for FontanaJamie Squire/Getty Images(FONTANA, Calif.) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished 24th last weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway, and is looking to get back in the top-five this weekend at Auto Club Motor Speedway. "It's a track that has a surface that has aged a...

Edwards Wins Food City 500

Edwards Wins Food City 500 Jerry Markland/Getty Images(BRISTOL, Tenn.) -- After enduring more than five hours of rain delays, Carl Edwards won his first race of 2014 season, taking the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday. The race was delayed for almost two hours ...

Kyle Busch Wins NASCAR Nationwide Race At Bristol

Kyle Busch Wins NASCAR Nationwide Race At Bristol Jerry Markland/Getty Images(BRISTOL, Tenn.) -- NASCAR Nationwide driver Kyle Bucsh held off Kyle Larson following a late restart to capture the checkered flag in Saturday’s running of the Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 at the Bristol Motor Speedway....

Joey Logano Wins Pole for Las Vegas

Joey Logano Wins Pole for Las VegasChris 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...

Tony Stewart’s Ready for Las Vegas

Tony Stewart’s Ready for Las VegasJared Wickerham/Getty Images for NASCAR(LAS VEGAS) -- Three-time Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart is hoping to carry over his success at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend. Stewart currently sits 20th in the Sprint Cup standings, but has one victory...

Harvick Wins Second Straight at Phoenix

Harvick Wins Second Straight at PhoenixJeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images(AVONDALE, Ariz.) -- Kevin Harvick led 224 of the 312 laps at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday en route to winning The Profit on CNBC 500. Harvick has now won five Sprint Cup races at Phoenix, including the l...

Kyle Busch Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race at Phoenix

Kyle Busch Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race at PhoenixChris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(PHOENIX) --  Kyle Busch was victorious in the rain-shortened Blue Jeans Go Green 200 on Saturday.  The race was delayed for over two hours with 32 laps remaining.  It was later called with Busch out...

Keselowski Takes Pole at Phoenix

Keselowski Takes Pole at PhoenixStreeter Lecka/Getty Images For NASCAR(AVONDALE, Ariz.) -- Brad Keselowksi set a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph at Phoenix International Raceway Friday to win the pole for NASCAR's Sprint Cup race on Sunday. This was the first Sprint Cup pole th...

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: ‘Nothing’s Like Phoenix’ Race Track

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: ‘Nothing’s Like Phoenix’ Race TrackJamie Squire/Getty Images(PHOENIX) -- Fresh off his Daytona 500 victory last Sunday, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is looking forward to racing at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend. "The shape of the track is unlike anything else," Earhardt Jr. said. &nb...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500Tom 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...

Joey Logano Leaning on Chase Experience

Joey Logano Leaning on Chase ExperienceChris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(NEW YORK) -- Joey Logano is eager to get this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup series season started off. Along with the rest of NASCAR, he'll kick off his season Sunday at the Daytona 500. "After last year and making th...

Kyle Busch Ready for Daytona 500

Kyle Busch Ready for Daytona 500Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(NEW YORK) -- As another NASCAR season grows closer with the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Kyle Busch is hoping to be the one celebrating at season's end. "We've been close a couple times," Busch, who finished fourth in ...

Austin Dillon Wins Pole for Daytona 500

Austin Dillon Wins Pole for Daytona 500(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- Austin Dillon will spotlight the No. 3 Chevrolet made famous by the late Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt in fashion at Sunday's Daytona 500 after winning the pole. Dillon, 23, finished with a lap of 196.019 mph to start up front f...

NASCAR’s Denny Hamlin Wins Exhibition Race At Daytona

NASCAR’s Denny Hamlin Wins Exhibition Race At DaytonaPatrick Smith/NASCAR via Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin took home the checkered flag in Saturday Night’s exhibition event, the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona. The 33-year-old won the race down the stretch, when he dr...

Tony Stewart Primed for Comeback

Tony Stewart Primed for ComebackJared Wickerham/Getty Images for NASCAR(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- After missing six months with a broken right leg, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is ready to return to the racetrack. Stewart is scheduled to get behind the racing wheel for the first time sin...

Danica Patrick Responds to Richard Petty’s Critical Comments

Danica Patrick Responds to Richard Petty’s Critical CommentsJared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- NASCAR driver Danica Patrick has dealt with her fair share of criticism since entering the sport, and now she finds herself defending herself against comments made by Hall of Famer Richard...

The King Bashes Danica Patrick

The King Bashes Danica PatrickJamey Price/NASCAR(NEW YORK) -- NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty doesn't believe Danica Patrick will ever have a chance of winning a Sprint Cup Series title. Patrick finished 27th in the Sprint Cup Series standings last season and had only one top-10...

NASCAR Announces Major Changes To Championship Format

NASCAR Announces Major Changes To Championship FormatBananaStock(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- NASCAR announced major changes to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on Thursday. Under the new system, the field will be expanded to 16 drivers, which will ultimately be whittled down to four through three rounds...

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/17/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/17/13Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NFL: Buffalo Bills 37 (4-7) - New York Jets 14 (5-5) Arizona Cardinals 27 (6-4) - Jacksonville Jaguars 14 (1-9) Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41 (2-8) - Atlanta Falcons 28 (2-8) Philadelphia Eagles 24 (6-5) - Washington Redskins...

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup Title

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup TitleChris 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...

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