Sports

Motorsports

Danica Patrick file photo

Jeff Curry/Getty Images

Danica improving, but does she lack winning edge?

Will Danica Patrick ever get to the top of the heap in a Sprint Cup race when the checkered flag falls?

Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to make Sprint Cup debut

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- For last year's spring race at Martinsville Speedway, Joey Logano set a track record during qualifying but didn't win the pole. On Friday at the pape...

NASCAR warns teams about messing with tires

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Alan Gustafson, Jeff Gordon's crew chief, termed it a "reminder." But those who might have engaged in alleged unapproved "bleeding" of air pressure f...

Elliott to debut as Dawsonville rises again

It's difficult to believe, sometimes, that the little boy Bill Elliott used to affectionately call "Slug" will be making his Sprint Cup debut this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. At the age of 19, Chase Elliott has covered all the hurdles...

Hendrick Motorsports primed for Paperclip win

Heading into the eighth race of its debut 1984 season at Martinsville Speedway, Rick Hendrick was ready to shut down his fledgling All Star Racing team the next Monday. Winning changed everything. Geoffrey Bodine piloted Hendrick's No. 5 Ch...

Brad Keselowski, Auto Club 400 victory

Jerry Markland/Getty Images

Keselowski's crew gambles, wins at Auto Club Speedway

Brad Keselowski led only one lap of the Auto Club 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday, but it was the lap that counted, the last one.

At Fontana, Harvick dominates yet again

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange FONTANA, Calif. -- It's about time to start reserving a spot on the NASCAR podium for Kevin Harvick. With a dominating victory Saturday in the Drive4Clots.com 300, Harvic...

Vickers out with blood clots

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange FONTANA, Calif. -- A phone call to Michael Waltrip Racing executive vice president Ty Norris brought news that was as unwelcome as it was unexpected -- that beleaguered d...

Brian Vickers, NASCAR driver

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images

Vickers out with blood clots

Brian Vickers will miss the Sprint Cup Series race this weekend because of a recurrence of blood clots.

Kevin Harvick celebrates

Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Everybody's trying to catch Harvick

Kevin Harvick will attempt to sweep NASCAR's three-race West Coast swing by winning Sunday's Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.

Roush struggles to regain edge

When a Sprint Cup team falls behind, or wants to get ahead, it's a standard practice to pick up some needed insights on the open market. Mired in a miserable slump, Roush Fenway Racing brought Mark McCardle on board as the engineering direc...

Racing generic, winners flag

Caren Firouz/Reuters

Harvick wins, as usual, in Phoenix

Kevin Harvick kept his Phoenix International Speedway NASCAR Sprint Cup winning streak alive Sunday with a victory in the CampingWorld.com 500.

Flyers

Advertisement
Advertisement