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December 11, 2013
No. 3 returns to NASCAR Sprint Cup series with Austin Dillon
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It's official. The iconic No. 3 car is coming back to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The much-anticipated and long-awaited announcement was made Wednesday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where car owner Richard Childress introduced his grandson, Austin Dillon, as...
December 11, 2013 - 2:10pm
November 28, 2013
Ryan Blaney Is At The Vanguard Of NASCAR's Youth Movement
As part of the new wave of young talent that's invaded NASCAR racing this season, Ryan Blaney isn't bashful about sharing his career plans. "Obviously, we want to make it to Cup as quickly as possible, but you've got to sit back and be realistic about it and know when to pick...
November 28, 2013 - 3:59pm
November 27, 2013
NASCAR purchases Iowa Speedway
NASCAR announced today that it has purchased Iowa Speedway, the .875-mile short track in Newton, Iowa, a city about 30 miles east of the state capital of Des Moines. In a release announcing the deal, NASCAR called the purchase "a strategic move designed to expand its commitment to...
November 27, 2013 - 1:54pm
November 18, 2013
Winless 2013 belies 2014 optimism for Dale Jr.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s season ended with a glaring "0" in the victory column, but his run over the schedule's final two months kept the spark of optimism alive in the No. 88 team. Earnhardt finished third to winner Denny Hamlin and Matt Kenseth in Sunday's Ford EcoBoost...
November 18, 2013 - 7:33am
Hamlin salvages season with Homestead win; Johnson claims sixth Sprint Cup title
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Denny Hamlin found redemption for a lost season, as Jimmie Johnson advanced to the threshold of legend. Sidelined for four races with a broken back earlier in the season, Hamlin took the checkered flag in Sunday's Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway,...
November 18, 2013 - 7:31am
November 16, 2013
Keselowski wins at Homestead; Dillon claims NNS title
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- It was all in the restarts in Saturday's Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, as both race winner Brad Keselowski and NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Austin Dillon accomplished their respective goals thanks to late-race charges. After a restart with...
November 16, 2013 - 8:22pm
November 15, 2013
Kenseth makes statement with NASCAR Sprint Cup pole at Homestead
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Game on. With a pole-winning run Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Matt Kenseth sent a clear message to Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup leader Jimmie Johnson. Kenseth isn't about to go down in the championship battle without a fight. Touring the 1.5-mile speedway...
November 15, 2013 - 9:23pm
November 13, 2013
Former Daytona 500 champion Trevor Bayne diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis
Former Daytona 500 champion Trevor Bayne said Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, but has received medical clearance...
November 13, 2013 - 12:22pm
November 11, 2013
Fuel miscalculation costs Edwards victory at Phoenix
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Carl Edwards march to victory ended early, and short of the checkered flag, for want of a half-gallon of gas. Edwards ran out of fuel while leading on the final lap of Sunday's AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, and...
November 11, 2013 - 8:43am
November 10, 2013
Harvick wins at Phoenix, keeps faint title hopes alive
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Jimmie Johnson survived a close call and a succession of less-than-stellar restarts. Matt Kenseth couldn't overcome handling problems that kept his car mired in traffic. And Kevin Harvick, meanwhile, took advantage of Carl Edwards' fuel shortage to win his fourth...
November 10, 2013 - 6:17pm
Daytona 500 not part of Mark Martin's 2014 plans
AVONDALE, Ariz.-- For the first time since 1987, Mark Martin won't be in the Daytona 500 when the green flag waves on Feb. 23, 2014. During Friday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying session at Phoenix International Raceway, Martin talked to reporters about his 2014 plans, which...
November 10, 2013 - 12:33am
November 9, 2013
Keselowski reveals blueprint for beating Johnson
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Is there a game plan for defeating Jimmie Johnson in a head-to-head battle for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup title? Brad Keselowski seems to think so. And he should know, having outlasted Johnson for the title in last year's Chase. Forget race day...
November 9, 2013 - 1:19am
November 8, 2013
Jimmie Johnson makes Chase statement with pole run at phoenix
November 8, 2013 - 11:17pm
November 5, 2013
NOTEBOOK: Chalk up another championship? Not yet, says Hendrick
FORT WORTH, Tex. -- As dominant as Jimmie Johnson was in Sunday's AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, is team owner Rick Hendrick confident that the driver of the No. 48 Chevrolet will deliver the organization's 11th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series title two weeks from now at Homestead? Yes,...
November 5, 2013 - 12:15am
November 4, 2013
Gordon's title hopes take hit at TMS
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Revived by a victory one week ago at Martinsville Speedway, Jeff Gordon's bid for a fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship slammed to a halt in the Turn 1 wall at Texas Motor Speedway Sunday afternoon. A blown left front tire sent Gordon's No. 24 Drive...
November 4, 2013 - 6:17pm