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Logano crew chief takes blame for call that cost Keselowski

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joey Logano's crew chief accepted blame Tuesday for not pitting Logano with a tire rub, a call that may have...

Truex maintains role as favorite at NASCAR’s media day

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR's four championship contenders were seated elbow-to-elbow previewing their upcoming title race when they were asked to give one...

2017 Daytona 500 champ Kurt Busch returns to SHR

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch will return to Stewart-Haas Racing for the 2018 season. Busch, the 2017 Daytona 500 champion, will start his fifth...

GoDaddy to sponsor Danica Patrick in ‘Danica Double’

The original "GoDaddy Girl" is back with sponsorship intact to push forward with her "Danica Double." Danica Patrick has secured the money needed to race...

Tyler Reddick needs 5 overtimes to win at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Reddick needed five overtimes, a brief red flag and the closest finish in NASCAR history to take Dale...

F1’s Fernando Alonso bumps into Johnson in NASCAR country

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson strolled into the Charlotte Convention Center and did a double-take when he saw Fernando Alonso hanging out in...

Truex and Pollex win NASCAR’s top award for contributions

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The career year for Martin Truex Jr. rolls on. Truex and partner Sherry Pollex on Wednesday won the prestigious Myers Brothers...

Sauter wins season-opening Truck Series race at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Johnny Sauter won the season-opening NASCAR Truck Series race Friday night at Daytona International Speedway for his third victory...

Robert Yates’ lifetime dedication to NASCAR to be honored

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It took four times on the ballot for Robert Yates to be elected to NASCAR's Hall of Fame. When he...

Column: NASCAR’s youth movement may be good for business

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Daytona Day was nothing short of a rousing success for NASCAR, which was able to celebrate both its storied...

Darian Grubb named crew chief for William Byron in 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Veteran crew chief Darian Grubb will lead rookie William Byron when he steps up to NASCAR's top level next season...

Hendrick Motorsports rolls into Daytona 500 with new look

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Rick Hendrick threw a glamorous party last fall when he formally introduced his 2018 driver lineup. It was a lavish...

Scott Pruett to end 50-year racing career after Rolex

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Scott Pruett, one of the most prolific American sports car racers in history, will end his 50-year driving career...

Truex fastest among championship contenders at Homestead

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. was the fastest of the four NASCAR Cup Series championship contenders in qualifying and will start second...

NASCAR heads to Atlanta with a Daytona 500 hangover

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Austin Dillon is still celebrating his Daytona 500 victory and Bubba Wallace is relishing his sudden breakout as NASCAR's newest...

Kurt Busch, 4 other drivers top 200 mph in Texas qualifying

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kurt Busch went faster than anyone has ever gone in NASCAR Cup qualifying on a 1 1/2-mile track. While...

NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies...

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars,...

Odd couple: Jeff Gordon, Howard Hughes join motorsports hall

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Four-time and retired NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was an obvious choice for the Motorsports Hall of Fame. One of...

Sheriff: NASCAR team owner fired at 3 would-be thieves

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a NASCAR team owner shot at three people who broke into his North Carolina home. News outlets report Davidson...

Johnny Sauter wins NASCAR Truck Series race at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Johnny Sauter and wife Cortney welcomed their fourth child, a girl named Alice, on Wednesday morning. "It was a crazy...

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