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Jimmie Johnson with his daughter during Daytona 500 driver introductions - Anne Proffit photo

NASCAR Fines And Suspends No. 48 Team Members

After NASCAR found a non-conforming "C" pillar on five-time Sprint Cup Series Jimmie Johnson's No. 48 Lowes Chevrolet during February 17 pre-race inspections prior to the Budweiser Shootout, many assumed any fines or other penalties would be meted out after the Daytona 500. This sort of... read more

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Video: Juan Pablo Montoya Thrashes Corvette ZR1 At Milford

Juan Pablo Montoya Unhurt After Daytona 500 Crash: Video

Juan Pablo Montoya managed to escape with only a sore ankle following his fiery crash with a jet-dryer truck during Monday night’s postponed Daytona 500. Montoya, who... read more February 28, 2012 by


 
Cars covered in hopes of starting the 54th Daytona 500 - NASCAR photo

Daytona 500 Postponed For First Time In 54-Year History

For 53 years the Daytona 500 has gone on as scheduled. Sure it's been shortened a few times but never postponed, never canceled, never rained out. The 54th edition of... read more February 26, 2012 by


 
Danica Patrick - Anne Proffit photo

Danica Patrick Earns Daytona Nationwide Pole

Danica Patrick is racing more this weekend at Daytona International Speedway than she did in half a season of IZOD IndyCar Series competition--or so it seems. The 29-year-old... read more February 25, 2012 by


 
Anne Proffit photo

Pastrana Sets 7-Race Nationwide And 11-Race K&N Series 2012 Schedule

Travis Pastrana, the high flying action star who nearly sabotaged his pending NASCAR career with a failed motorcycle jump in last year's X Games will make his NASCAR... read more February 24, 2012 by


 
Danica Patrick - NASCAR photo from Daytona International Speedway

NASCAR Tweaks Bud Shootout Eligibility; Rethinks Team Point Swaps

With an exciting 25-combatant 2012 Budweiser Shootout in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rear-view mirror, the sanctioning body has decided to return to eligibility roots for... read more February 20, 2012 by


 
Greg Biffle and Daytona 500 polesitter Carl Edwards - NASCAR photo

Ford Drivers Edwards And Biffle Snag Daytona 500 Front Row

Carl Edwards earned pole position for next Sunday's Daytona 500, opening salvo in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series' calendar of 36 races. Edwards, runner-up in last year's points... read more February 20, 2012 by


 
Kyle Busch leads Tony Stewart to the checkers - NASCAR photo

Kyle Busch Wins Wild Budweiser Shootout At Daytona

Is this the way Speedweeks are going to be at Daytona International Speedway? Cars flying through the air, getting turned with a nudge to the left rear, "big ones" every few... read more February 19, 2012 by


 
Image courtesy Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates

Earnhardt Ganassi Racing Signs Kyle Larson To Development Program

Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates is looking to its future, signing Elk Grove, California native Kyle Larson as its development driver. Larson, 19, gathered plenty... read more February 18, 2012 by


 
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Crash Mars NASCAR Budweiser Shootout Practice

It didn't take long for the NASCAR Sprint Cup set to get into one another this afternoon on the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway banked oval. During practice for... read more February 17, 2012 by


 
Aj Allmendinger - Anne Proffit photo

Allmendinger Looking To Race Into The "Chase"

2012 is a new year with a pile of new challenges for Californian AJ Allmendinger, driver of Penske Racing's No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Dodge Charger R/T. Thus far The Dinger has... read more February 16, 2012 by


 
Danica Patrick with her father TJ - Anne Proffit photo

Danica Patrick Focused On Daytona 500 Luck And Nationwide Championship

The most anticipated rookie in this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is Danica Patrick, who left the IZOD IndyCar Series open-wheel program to compete in the stock cars... read more February 16, 2012 by


 
Tony Stewart's engulfed by microphones - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart: The Picture Of Contentment

The current NASCAR off-season has been one of contentment for No. 14 Office Depot Chevrolet driver Tony Stewart, who earned his third NASCAR Sprint Cup championship at the... read more February 16, 2012 by


 
Fans were always invited to meet racers before competition - Anne Proffit photo

Irwindale Speedway Near Los Angeles Closes

The rumors circulated all weekend that Los Angeles' Taj Mahal of open- and closed-wheel short track racing was about to close. On Monday Irwindale Speedway officials... read more February 14, 2012 by


 
Donny Schatz photo courtesy Tony Stewart Racing

Schatz Looking To End World Of Outlaws "Slump"

After winning four World of Outlaws Sprint Car titles in a row from 2006-2009, Donny Schatz has been in a slump. Granted, it's the kind of slump most race car drivers would... read more February 7, 2012 by


 
2011 Daytona 500 start - Courtesy NASCAR

Did NASCAR "Help" The Giants' Big "D"?

NASCAR--yes, NASCAR--is happy to take some credit for the New York Giants' victory over the New England Patriots in last night's Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Stadium in... read more February 6, 2012 by


 
 

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