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 next year's Bud Shootout. Next season's field will consist of 2012 Coors Light Pole winners and past Shootout winners who have... read more

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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 

Tommy Baldwin

Stewart-Haas Racing Alignment Gives Patrick Guaranteed Daytona Start

He's one of the best and most savvy businessmen/entrepreneurs in the racing business, owning race tracks, teams in a variety of series, a relationship with the maker of... read more February 4, 2012 by 


Ford Puts New 2013 Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup Car On The Track

Win on Sunday; sell on Monday? The philosophy behind that phrase, popularly attributed to Rhode Island's Tasca family of Ford dealers, is what gave NASCAR its extreme... read more January 25, 2012 by 

2013 Ford Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup race car

2013 Ford Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Car Unveiled

Even if you're not a NASCAR fan, you've probably noticed that the race cars haven't looked like the cars they're ostensibly based on for a long time. That's changing, just a... read more January 24, 2012 by 

2013 Ford Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup race car leaked images

2013 Ford Fusion NASCAR Sprint Cup Images Leaked

The NASCAR Sprint Cup version of the 2013 Ford Fusion is due to make its official debut this afternoon, but SpeedTV has decided it would release these official images of the... read more January 24, 2012 by 

Ryan Newman. Image courtesy of Stewart-Haas Racing.

Stewart-Haas Racing All Smiles With Aspen Dental Pact

Tony Stewart and Ryan Newman will have the brightest smiles in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series paddock, now that they've signed a multi-year deal that has Aspen Dental, one of... read more January 23, 2012 by 

Dale Inman, Glen Wood, Cale Yarborough, Darrell Waltrip - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Inducts New Hall Of Fame Class

NASCAR increased its Hall of Fame entries to 15 on Friday night, as the five members of the Class of 2012 received induction during ceremonies held at the Hall in Charlotte... read more January 21, 2012 by 

Kurt and Kyle Busch - Photo courtesy Kyle Busch Motorsports

Busch Brothers Make A "Monster" NASCAR Nationwide Team

After a winter of discontent, the Busch brothers of Las Vegas are looking toward the 2012 season with a Monster resolve. Kurt and Kyle Busch are joining the Monster Energy... read more January 21, 2012 by 

Kasey Kahne and Jeff Gordon share a laugh - NASCAR photo

NASCAR Teams Complete Preseason Thunder Test At Daytona

Now that NASCAR has completed three days of testing, changing valve pressures, restrictor plates, grille openings, and generally fiddling with every piece of the Sprint Cup... read more January 15, 2012 by 


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