Oct 22, 2010 17:20 EDT
Keselowski, Edwards ready for another round at Gateway as Nationwide Series winds down. What may be the last NASCAR event at Gateway International Raceway may include some fireworks.
Aug 08, 2010 19:33 EDT
Mark Martin is back in 12th, Clint Bowyer out with 4 races until the Sprint Cup Chase. There are four races left before the Chase for the Sprint Cup title, and the road race on Sunday at Watkins Glen shuffled the standings.
Jul 29, 2010 20:42 EDT
NASCAR president Mike Helton says organization is discouraging negative messages about sport. NASCAR president Mike Helton insists he wants drivers to feel free to express themselves.
Jul 11, 2010 18:02 EDT
Dillon holds off Sauter in green-white-checkered finish to win Trucks race in black No. 3. The black No. 3 Chevrolet is back in victory lane, because of a precocious rookie who finally took advantage of his considerable promise.
Jun 26, 2010 00:01 EDT
The racing wasn't realistic, but characters in 'Days of Thunder' captured NASCAR's stars. "Rubbin', son, is racin'," or so said Harry Hogge to a worldwide audience in the summer of 1990, when NASCAR was a niche, regional sport that had yet to pique much mainstream interest.
May 17, 2010 18:53 EDT
Current NASCAR drivers have no excuse for skipping Hall of Fame induction. The NASCAR Hall of Fame opened its doors with a star-studded ceremony showcasing many of its stars.
Apr 21, 2010 10:48 EDT
Shell to leave Harvick and Childress to sponsor Penske driver Kurt Busch beginning in 2011. Several dominoes in 2011 team alignments fell into place Wednesday in a flurry of NASCAR activity triggered by Shell Oil Company's decision to transfer its sponsorship from Kevin Harvick to Kurt Busch starting next season.
Feb 08, 2010 16:30 EST
THE INFLUENCE GAME: Toyota has friends in high places in Washington, but are they enough?. The lawmakers now investigating Toyota's recall include a senator who was so eager to lure the Japanese automaker to his state that he tramped along through fields as its executives scouted plant sites, and a congresswoman who owes much of her wealth to a Toyota supplier.
Nov 19, 2009 16:56 EST
Rusty Wallace Racing to move from Chevrolet to Toyota in 2010. Rusty Wallace Racing is moving its Nationwide Series team from Chevrolet to Toyota next season.
Oct 16, 2009 18:32 EDT
Denny Hamlin still smarting following debacle at California. Denny Hamlin is over last week's debacle at Auto Club Speedway.
Aug 01, 2009 20:57 EDT
Brad Keselowski passes Kyle Busch to win inaugural Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway. The inaugural Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway came down to a two-man battle between points leader Kyle Busch and top series regular Brad Keselowski.
Jun 17, 2009 20:00 EDT
Ron Kantowski offers chatter you might overhear at award show, saving you $504 or so. In 1892, or thereabouts, Lord Walter Stanley purchased a decorative silver bowl, forged in Sheffield, England, by London silversmith G.R. Collis and Co., for $48.67 that would become the most famous trophy in pro sports.
Jun 11, 2009 21:35 EDT
Gaughan's crew chief suspended for using slur toward Davis. The crew chief for Nationwide Series driver Brendan Gaughan was suspended indefinitely Thursday for using a racial slur about rival driver Marc Davis, who is black.
Jun 05, 2009 16:34 EDT
Racing, auto industry mogul Penske brings track record of success to Saturn. Roger Penske never made it big as a race car driver. As a businessman, however, he regularly leaves the competition in the dust.
May 23, 2009 19:33 EDT
Over 50 years of racing, Coca-Cola 600 grows into one of NASCAR's crown jewel events. It took Bruton Smith more than a year to build his first race track, a frustrating project filled with financing issues, weather delays and too many setbacks to count.
Mar 27, 2009 20:00 EDT
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Born||August 14, 1956|
|Awards||1979 USAC Stock Car Rookie of the Year
1989 The Winston Champion1998 Named one of NASCAR's 50 Greatest Drivers
|NASCAR Sprint Cup Series statistics|
|706 races run over 1 years|
|Best cup position||1st - 1989|
|First race||1980 Atlanta 500 (Atlanta)|
|Last race||2005 Ford 400 (Homestead)|
|First win||1986 Valleydale 500 (Bristol)|
|Last win||2004 Advance Auto Parts 500 (Martinsville)|
|NASCAR Nationwide Series statistics|
|42 races run over 1 years|
|Best NNS position||32nd - 1987 (Busch)|
|First race||1985 Goody's 300 (Daytona)|
|Last race||2005 O'Reilly Challenge (Texas)|
|NASCAR Camping World Truck Series statistics|
|1 races run over 1 years|
|Best NCWTS position||9th - 1996 (Craftsman)|
|First race||1996 DeVilbiss Superfinish 200 (Nazareth)|
|Last race||1996 DeVilbiss Superfinish 200 (Nazareth)|
|Statistics current as of January 27, 2009.|