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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 Darlington Raceway, admittedly the "track too tough to tame." This was no "gimme" for Johnson, who took his No. 48 Lowes... read more

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2013 Ford Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup race car

NASCAR Seeks More Stock Image

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is working toward a facelift for the 2013 season in the form of new race cars. The sanctioning body has been on the receiving end of quite a bit... read more May 4, 2012 by


 
NASCAR Infographic

The Beginner's Guide To NASCAR Racing: Infographic

Perhaps it’s the sport’s blue-collar roots, or maybe it’s the fact that tracks are generally oval or tri-oval in shape, instead of laden with complex left... read more May 3, 2012 by


 
2007 #5 Kellogg's NASCAR Car of Tomorrow for auction

Tony The Tiger NASCAR Car Of Tomorrow Up For Auction

Ever wanted to own a relatively modern piece of NASCAR Cup-car machinery? Well, here's your chance: a Tony the Tiger-liveried, Car of Tomorrow-bodied, 2007 Chevrolet Impala... read more April 30, 2012 by


 
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Busch Banks Fourth Straight Richmond Spring NASCAR Sprint Cup Race

Maybe they should rename the spring NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Richmond International Raceway? Kyle Busch won his fourth straight Saturday night at the 3/4-mile... read more April 29, 2012 by


 
Carl Edwards - NASCAR photo

Can Carl Edwards Break Out Of The Slump This Weekend In Richmond?

Carl Edwards, who came within a tie-breaker of winning the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship is having a somewhat quiet 2012 season in his No. 99 Roush Fenway Ford... read more April 27, 2012 by


 
2012 Ford Focus Electric NASCAR pace car

2012 Ford Focus Electric To Pace NASCAR Richmond 400

While the 2013 Ford Fusion Sprint Cup race car won't join the (mostly) oval fray until next year, the 2012 Focus Electric will be getting its NASCAR debut this weekend--sort... read more April 25, 2012 by


 
Stewart and Addington discuss strategy - NASCAR photo

Tony Stewart Looks Forward To Racing At Richmond

As NASCAR prepares to go to Richmond International Raceway this weekend for the Capital City 400 Sprint Cup Series race on the .75-mile oval, it might be wise for those who... read more April 25, 2012 by


 
Travis Pastrana wearing a mullet given by Jimmie Johnson

Richard Hammond And Jimmie Johnson Talk NASCAR And Top Gear, Pastrana's Mullet

So Richard Hammond and Jimmie Johnson hopped on a NASCAR conference call that was quickly sidetracked into the minutia of NASCAR racing and politics. But from the mists... read more April 24, 2012 by


 
Denny Hamlin celebrates his second 2012 win at Kansas - NASCAR photo

Denny Hamlin Wins NASCAR Sprint Cup Race At Kansas

Denny Hamlin is starting to forget the horrors of his 2011 season, a year when he was expected to challenge for the championship but never did. Thus far in 2012, Hamlin has... read more April 23, 2012 by


 
James Buescher celebrates his first Camping World Truck Series win - NASCAR photo

Buescher Wins NASCAR Truck Race At Kansas

After four runner-up finishes, today was James Buscher's first trip to NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series Victory Lane, earning Turner Motorsports its second consecutive... read more April 21, 2012 by


 
Aj Allmendinger - Anne Proffit photo

Allmendinger Takes Penske Dodge To NASCAR's Kansas STP 400 Pole

Some may have questioned Roger Penske and Tim Cindric when they hired AJ Allmendinger to drive the No 22 Dodge for this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series campaign. After all... read more April 21, 2012 by


 
Chad Knaus unloads the No. 48 car at Las Vegas - NASCAR photo

Knaus Expert At Using Gray Area

Chad Knaus, crew chief on the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team of driver Jimmie Johnson, likes to push the envelope when it comes to the NASCAR rule... read more April 20, 2012 by


 
GM patent filing for "SS" name

GM Trademarks “SS” Name, Could It Be Chevy’s New Nameplate?

For decades, the letters SS on a vehicle from GM meant it was something special. Short for Super Sport, the SS designation was first applied on a performance variant of the... read more April 19, 2012 by


 
Kyle Busch leads Tony Stewart to the checkers - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Names 2013 Hall Of Fame Nominees

NASCAR named the 25 nominees for the 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame, augmenting the five already inducted to the Hall in 2012 with five new names. The group was voted by a... read more April 11, 2012 by


 
Brian Vickers

Vickers Adjusting Well To Part-Time Gig

When Brian Vickers lost his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series ride at the end of the 2011 season when Red Bull Racing ceased its NASCAR operations, the veteran driver said on numerous... read more April 11, 2012 by


 
 

 
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