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AJ Allmendinger - Anne Proffit photo

Allmendinger Finally Responds To NASCAR Drug Suspension - Updated

AJ Allmendinger has finally made a statement concerning his temporary suspension from NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition for use of a prohibited substance. The California-born driver failed a random drug test on June 29 at Kentucky Speedway and NASCAR has not yet disclosed the substance that he... read more

July 10, 2012 by 
 
Bruton Smith at Kentucky Speedway

NASCAR Gives Kentucky Speedway A Second Chance

After about a decade of trying, Kentucky Speedway in the small northern town of Sparta finally earned a date on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series schedule in 2011. The debut... read more June 23, 2012 by 


 
Dale Earnhardt Jr and Steve Letarte celebrate win - NASCAR photo

Two Big Winless Streaks End In NASCAR, NHRA

Over the past weekend, two well-known drivers ended their long waits to visit Victory Lane. The more prominent of this duo is Dale Earnhardt Jr, whose 143-race winless streak... read more June 19, 2012 by 


 
Dale Earnhardt Jr tests at Michigan International Speedway - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Sprint Cup Teams Test New Michigan Track Surface

For the second week in a row, NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series has had pre-race practice at a recently repaved track. This week it's Michigan International Speedway that hosted the... read more June 15, 2012 by 


 
Ford's F-150 FX4 NASCAR pace truck

2013 Ford F-150 FX4 EcoBoost Announced As NASCAR Pace Truck

If you think full-size pickups are just for tradesmen, ranchers and those needing to haul boats, trailers or race cars, think again. Proving that pickups can also haul... read more June 13, 2012 by 


 
AJ Allmendinger photo from NASCAR

NASCAR Sprint Cup Teams Complete Two-Day Pocono Test

This weekend's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway will be a fast one, if two days of testing on the 2.5-mile tri-oval's new pavement is any indication. Drivers had the... read more June 7, 2012 by 


 
Photo courtesy NASCAR Hall of Fame

NASCAR Community Mourns Loss Of Cotton Owens

Everett "Cotton" Owens lived to realize selection into the 2013 class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame but succumbed at 88 at his home in Spartanburg, South Carolina the morning of... read more June 7, 2012 by 


 
Kyle Busch and Kasey Kahne battle in Prelude To The Dream

Kyle Busch Wins All-Star Prelude To The Dream

It took six tries for NASCAR driver Kyle Busch to earn a win in Tony Stewart's Prelude to the Dream at Eldora speedway in Rossburg, Ohio after knocking on the door to victory... read more June 7, 2012 by 


 
Kurt Busch (No. 54) races wtih Ryan Truex at Dover - NASCAR photo

Busch Suspended, Probation Extended After Dover Outburst

Kurt Busch mouthed off again at Dover last weekend and NASCAR took note of his latest temper outburst by suspending the driver until June 13 and extending his probation until... read more June 4, 2012 by 


 
2013 Toyota Camry NASCAR Sprint Cup race car

2013 Toyota Camry NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Car Debuts

Toyota is the latest to unveil its challenger for the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Based on the latest 2013 Toyota Camry, the race car’s introduction marks the... read more May 23, 2012 by 


 
JR Hildebrand at the Indianapolis 500 - Anne Proffit photo

Congress (Again) Ponders Military Sports Sponsorship Ban

The United States Army and the National Guard, in the eyes of the Pentagon, are brands that requires ongoing promotion to raise public interest and awareness. One of the most... read more May 22, 2012 by 


 
2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Convertible

2013 Shelby GT500, Next-Gen WRX, Lexus HS 250h Dead: Today's Car News

Subaru unveiled the Advanced Tourer Concept at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show last December, and we all thought it was previewing the next-generation Legacy and Outback. Motor... read more May 18, 2012 by 


 
Screenshot from NASCAR The Game: Inside Line

NASCAR The Game: Inside Line Coming This Fall

A sequel to last year’s popular NASCAR video game NASCAR The Game 2011 is in the works and is due out in stores this fall. The new game will be called NASCAR The Game... read more May 18, 2012 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet SS in NASCAR guise

2014 Chevrolet SS Confirmed As VF Holden Commodore: Official

UPDATE: The 2014 Chevrolet SS has been revealed. Click here for all the details. Chevrolet, together with officials from fellow GM subsidiary Holden, has confirmed today that... read more May 17, 2012 by 


 
Prelude To the Dream logo

Eighth Prelude To The Dream Combatants Announced

The eighth annual Prelude To The Dream is scheduled for June 6 at Eldora Speedway; this year's superstar-laden dirt Late Model race features more than 25 world-recognized... read more May 15, 2012 by 


 
Rick Hendrick and Jimmie Johnson celebrate No. 200 - NASCAR photo

Jimmie Johnson Brings Home Hendrick's No. 200 NASCAR Sprint Cup Win

How appropriate the driver named "Five Time" should give Hendrick Motorsports its 200th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win? Yes, Jimmie Johnson won the Bojangles Southern 500 at... read more May 13, 2012 by 


 
 

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