Nascar Cup Series

  1. NASCAR Delivers 2015 Rule Package

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 23, 2014) – Following more than a year of extensive collaboration with stakeholders throughout the industry, and with a keen eye towards the future, NASCAR has finalized and delivered to teams the 2015 racing package for all three national series. “This race package represents a lot of hard work by NASCAR,… Continue Reading »
  2. Joey Logano wins wins at New Hamsphire

    By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service  LOUDON, N.H.—Out of the maelstrom that was New Hampshire Motor Speedway sped Joey Logano, who took control of Sunday’s Sylvania 300 on a restart with 27 laps left and held on to win the second race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.   But the crux of… Continue Reading »
  3. Brad Keselowski Dominates Richmond

    September 6, 2014 RICHMOND, Va.—The car and driver to beat in the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup identified themselves emphatically on Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Brad Keselowski led all but 17 of 400 laps in winning the Federated Auto Parts 400, the final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular… Continue Reading »
  4. Greg Ives to to be Crew Chief for Dale Jr. in 2015

    CONCORD, N.C. (July 30, 2014) – Crew chief Greg Ives will rejoin Hendrick Motorsports following the 2014 NASCAR season to lead the No. 88 Sprint Cup Series team of driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Ives, 34, was race engineer for Jimmie Johnson’s historic run of five consecutive Sprint Cup championships (2006-2010) with the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports… Continue Reading »
  5. Jeff Gordon captures fifth win at Indy

    By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service INDIANAPOLIS—As he crossed the yard of bricks, and the significance of his fifth victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway hit him like a ton of bricks, Jeff Gordon reveled in the moment that propelled him to victory in the Crown Royal Presents The John Wayne Walding 400 at The Brickyard…. Continue Reading »
  6. Joey Logano powers by Jeff Gordon to win in Texas

    By John Sturbin NASCAR Wire Service FORT WORTH, Texas — Joey Logano’s “Final Four” at Texas Motor Speedway had nothing to do with the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship set for Monday night in nearby Arlington. Logano and crew chief Todd Gordon’s decision to pit for four Goodyear Dual Zone tires during the final caution period… Continue Reading »
  7. Kurt Busch holds off Jimmie Johnson at Martinsville

    March 30, 2014   By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service MARTINSVILLE, Va. — On Sunday at historic Martinsville Speedway, the driver known as “The Outlaw” committed highway robbery. Bullying his way past six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson with 10 laps left in Sunday’s STP 500 at the .526-mile short track, Kurt Busch… Continue Reading »
  8. Lynda Petty, Wife of Richard Petty Passes Away

    Lynda Gayle Owens Petty, 72, one of the first women of NASCAR and its most beloved wife, mother and friend, passed away peacefully at her home in Level Cross, North Carolina today. She was surrounded by her family. Affectionately known as “Mrs. Lynda” to so many, Lynda Petty set a standard for being a loving,… Continue Reading »