Nascar Cup Series

  1. Nascar Changes Qualifying Rules

    NASCAR notified its teams this afternoon that effective immediately the following modifications apply to all elements of its national series qualifying including the breaks:  One cool down unit connected through either the left side or right side hood flap/cowl flap is allowed to cool the engine The hood must continue to remain closed Plugging in the generator… Continue Reading »
  2. Late Caution Slows Efforts for Stewart

    Tony Stewart had a solid top-10 finish in his grasp Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway until an ill-timed caution with less than 65 laps remaining in The Profit on CNBC 500k NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race left Stewart with a 16th-place finish. Stewart had piloted his No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS from 20th in the… Continue Reading »
  3. Blown Engine ends day for Kurt Busch

    Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Haas Automation team watched their potential top-10 finish dry up in the Arizona desert due to an engine failure Sunday in The Profit on CNBC 500k NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway, resulting in a 39th-place finish. Busch got off to a fast start in the No. 41… Continue Reading »
  4. Kevin Harvick Dominates Phoenix

    Kevin Harvick delivered a dominant performance in his No. 4 Jimmy John’s Chevrolet SS, scoring his first win in just his second points-paying race start with Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) in The Profit on CNBC 500k NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway. To say that Harvick’s car lived up to sponsor Jimmy John’s “freaky… Continue Reading »
  5. Phoenix Brings Confidence For Stewart

    KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (Feb. 26, 2014) – After missing the final 15 races of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season with a broken right leg, Tony Stewart climbed back in his No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet SS last week at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway without missing a beat. He drove in three races… Continue Reading »
  6. Faulty Fuel Pressure Foils Stewart in Daytona 500

    After a six-hour and 22-minute rain delay subdued the momentum of the 56th Daytona 500, a fuel pressure issue subdued Tony Stewart’s run in the season-opening NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. He finished 35th. The problem reared its head on lap 94 when Stewart radioed to crew chief Chad Johnston that his fuel gauge was… Continue Reading »
  7. Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins second Daytona 500

    10 Years After His First 500 Victory, No. 88 Driver Outlasts Competition in Thrilling Finish               DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A decade after his first DAYTONA 500 victory, Dale Earnhardt Jr. returned to Gatorade Victory Lane in a thrilling finish to the 56th annual DAYTONA 500 on Sunday at Daytona International Speedway. After being… Continue Reading »