Sports: NASCAR

Aug. 26, 2013 @ 11:56 PM

Little caps Bowman Gray fun with championship celebration

Mack Little didn’t start out the season at Bowman Gray Stadium with winning a championship on his mind.

Aug. 25, 2013 @ 07:15 PM

Kenseth roars into Chase after Bristol victory

Matt Kenseth had old tires, a sputtering gas tank and Kasey Kahne in his rearview mirror in the closing laps of a race for the third time this season.


Aug. 20, 2013 @ 09:27 PM

Myers eyes sixth Bowman Gray title

Motorsports notebook: The recent wet weather has been a boon to Burt Myers and the other three points leaders at Bowman Gray Stadium.

Aug. 16, 2013 @ 07:46 PM

Logano sets track record in Michigan qualifying

On another record-setting day at Michigan International Speedway, Joey Logano raced to one of the fastest qualifying speeds in NASCAR history.


Aug. 12, 2013 @ 10:56 PM

Dillon gets chance in Stewart’s car

Greg Zipadelli, the competition director for Stewar-Haas Racing, had a change of heart.

Aug. 11, 2013 @ 07:03 PM

Busch proves king of the road at the Glen

There was no slipup on the final lap this time, so Kyle Busch’s victory celebration at Watkins Glen International was as sweet as it gets.


Aug. 10, 2013 @ 05:03 PM

Ambrose takes Cup pole at Watkins Glen

When rain cut short Sprint Cup practice at Watkins Glen International and he struggled to find balance in his car, Marcos Ambrose blasted his team in the garage.


Aug. 07, 2013 @ 11:17 PM

How many races Stewart will miss still up in air

Tony Stewart can do pretty much what he wants when it comes to racing minor-league open- wheel sprint cars.

Aug. 04, 2013 @ 07:53 PM

Kahne holds off Gordon at Pocono

Jeff Gordon had the inside line, a lead and his first win of the season in sight, usually a sure thing for Pocono’s top winner. Kasey Kahne was about out of time to pass his Hendrick Motorsports teammate.

Aug. 03, 2013 @ 06:05 PM

High Point’s Blaney trucks to Pocono win

Sitting in the truck, High Point’s Ryan Blaney got some fatherly advice right before the green flag dropped.


Jul. 28, 2013 @ 06:24 PM

Hoosier Newman takes Brickyard 400

Ryan Newman fulfilled the childhood dream of so many who grew up in Indiana — winning at storied Indianapolis Motor Speedway.


Jul. 18, 2013 @ 08:47 PM

Blaney returns to open-wheel roots

When not competing in NASCAR’s top division this year, Dave Blaney is turning back the clock.


Jul. 15, 2013 @ 08:27 PM

Vickers moves on with victory

By finally winning in NASCAR’s top division again, Brian Vickers thinks he might be able to finally put a lid on the days when thought his racing career was in jeopardy.

Jul. 13, 2013 @ 08:00 PM

Busch storms into contention for Chase spot

Kurt Busch has lost rides with top teams. He’s paid the price for losing his cool more times than anyone in NASCAR can count.


Jul. 07, 2013 @ 10:19 PM

NASCAR plate racing yields another frantic finish

There’s one certainty about racing at NASCAR’s most unpredictable tracks: a chaotic ending.