NASCAR News

Las Vegas the first test for NASCAR's new rules package

2:08 PM, Mar 7, 2014

This weekend's Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be the first of 11 events contested on 1.5-mile racetracks this season.

This Week in Auto Racing March 7 - 9

1:45 PM, Mar 7, 2014

It's the third race of the season for both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kurt Busch attempting Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

12:01 PM, Mar 4, 2014

Kurt Busch will try to become the first driver in a decade to compete in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day.

The Inside Line: 'Sky's the limit' for Harvick's new team

6:44 PM, Mar 3, 2014

After making just his second start with Stewart-Haas Racing, Kevin Harvick is virtually guaranteed of clinching a spot in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning at Phoenix International Raceway.

Multi-car crash interrupts Daytona 500 practice

9:04 PM, Feb 19, 2014

The first session in Wednesday's Sprint Cup Series practice at Daytona International Speedway was cut short after a frightening multi-car crash occurred on the frontstretch.

The Inside Line: Dillon restores legacy of the 3

5:35 PM, Feb 17, 2014

After a 13-year hiatus, the iconic No. 3 car had quite a welcome back party in the Sprint Cup Series this past weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

Rookie Dillon puts 3 car on pole for Daytona 500

11:36 PM, Feb 16, 2014

The famed No. 3 made a grand return to the Sprint Cup Series, with rookie Austin Dillon driving the car to a pole win for the Feb. 23 season-opening Daytona 500.

Hamlin wins Sprint Unlimited, Stewart OK after crash

7:23 AM, Feb 16, 2014

Denny Hamlin survived a major crash involving half of the field and then held off Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch during the closing laps to win Saturday night's Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International Speedway.

No pain or problems for Stewart in Daytona practice

5:44 AM, Feb 15, 2014

After being sidelined for more than six months due to a leg injury, Tony Stewart's long-awaited return to racing occurred on Friday when he ran a total of 50 laps during practice at Daytona International Speedway.

The Inside Line: Plenty of changes for the 2014 Sprint Cup season

5:30 PM, Feb 14, 2014

The 2014 Sprint Cup Series season has arrived and with it a host of competition changes that should make this a rather amazing year in NASCAR's top racing circuit.

Stewart ready for return at Daytona after leg injury

3:49 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Tony Stewart is eager to get back in the race car and has no plans for a relief driver this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

Patrick ignoring Petty's comments about not winning a race

12:48 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Danica Patrick is shrugging off comments that NASCAR legend Richard Petty recently made about her not having a chance to win a Sprint Cup Series race.

Sorenson lands ride with Tommy Baldwin Racing

3:16 PM, Feb 4, 2014

Reed Sorenson will drive the No. 36 Chevrolet for Tommy Baldwin Racing full-time in the Sprint Cup Series in 2014, the team announced on Tuesday.

NASCAR revamps its penalty structure, appeals process

2:37 PM, Feb 4, 2014

NASCAR has made substantial enhancements to its penalty structure and appeals process, which goes into effect for the 2014 season.

NASCAR expands Chase field, includes elimination rounds

2:17 PM, Jan 30, 2014

NASCAR unveiled on Thursday sweeping changes to its Chase for the Sprint Cup championship format in 2014, expanding the field of drivers/teams from 12 to 16 and including a series of elimination rounds to determine its champion.