Homecoming dance: Jimmie Johnson honored in Fontana finale

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — So many of Jimmie Johnson’s best racing memories occurred on this weathered California asphalt ab...
22:17 28 February 2022

In The Pits: NASCAR regroups after Ryan Newman accident

LAS VEGAS (AP) — This we know: Ryan Newman might very well be the toughest man in NASCAR. The Purdue graduate with an en...
22:04 24 February 2022

Ryan Newman Daytona 500 crash shows racing never truly safe

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt’s death on the final lap of the Daytona 500 may have saved Ryan Newman’s life....
23:49 18 February 2022

Hamlin and Newman contrast risk and reward at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — In a single thrilling lap around NASCAR's most storied track, Denny Hamlin and Ryan Newman displayed the risks and rewards of th...
7:12 18 February 2022

Ryan Newman’s latest terrifying crash sends him to hospital

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Newman has barrel-rolled his way through many terrifying crashes over his 20-year NASCAR career. This one, though, caused t...
4:33 18 February 2022

Denny Hamlin wins 3rd Daytona 500; Ryan Newman hospitalized

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Newman flipped across the finish line, his Ford planted upside down and engulfed in flames, a grim reminder of a sport stee...
3:29 18 February 2022

Johnson fails to finish following wreck in final Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Jimmie Johnson tugged at his baseball cap, walked to a golf cart and sat backward on the dash for a ride out of the Daytona gara...
2:02 18 February 2022

Trump looks to rev up his base at Daytona 500

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is out to rev up his appeal with a key voting demographic — NASCAR fans — as he takes in the Daytona 500 on Sunday...
17:33 15 February 2022

Grant Enfinger wins wild Truck Series opener at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR opened the Truck Series season with one fiery crash, a truck stuck on its roof and Grrant Enfinger in victory lane follow...
4:16 15 February 2022

Daytona 500 up for grabs as no clear theme has emerged

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The first four events leading into the Daytona 500 have produced four different winners. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. put his new team on...
19:56 14 February 2022

President Trump to give command to start engines at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump will give the command for drivers to start their engines before the Daytona 500.
22:19 13 February 2022

Daytona 500: A rich, storied history on the Fun Coast

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Daytona Beach became the unofficial “Birthplace of Speed” in 1903 when two men argued over who had the fastest horseless carriag...
16:56 11 February 2022

Column: NASCAR has wild first 48 hours of Speedweeks

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR is off to an intriguing start and the season has barely begun.
19:49 10 February 2022

Keselowski plays repair man in rush to fix Daytona 500 car

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla — Brad Keselowski worked overtime to get his Ford ready for Daytona 500 qualifying. Keselowski moonlighted as a crew member when he...
21:30 9 February 2022

Stenhouse wins Daytona 500 pole in debut with new team

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has won the pole for NASCAR's season-opening Daytona 500.
19:41 9 February 2022

Johnson drops “Chasing 8” motto before final NASCAR season

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Jimmie Johnson has been chasing NASCAR history for so long that his relentless pursuit of rewriting the record books has become ...
18:52 7 February 2022

Deegan begins march to NASCAR’s big leagues at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — There was nothing special about Hailie Deegan's sports car debut as she raced around the road course last month at Daytona Inter...
18:59 6 February 2022

Tony Stewart seizes spotlight on night of celebrating Smoke

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For one of the first times in his life, Tony Stewart showed up overdressed.
20:19 1 February 2022

Stewart headlines celebratory night for Joe Gibbs Racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tony Stewart, the throwback, blue-collar “People's Champion” of NASCAR, is once again the headline act.
1:49 1 February 2022

Penske drivers ready to perform after huge offseason shakeup

CONCORD, N.C. — Team Penske won the championship last year in every series it competes except NASCAR. Doesn't mean it was a bad year: the team still w...
21:27 27 January 2022

Busch puts AIM Vasser Sullivan back in contention at Rolex

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Kyle Busch drove his Lexus back to the lead lap at the Rolex 24 of Daytona — a move that changed team strategy and got the reign...
0:08 26 January 2022

Kyle Busch has 2 NASCAR titles and an eye on at least 5 more

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The way Kyle Busch sees it, there is a flaw in the championship ring NASCAR awarded him last month.
7:56 21 January 2022

Kyle Busch brings the Rowdy show to the Rolex 24 at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Fresh from a holiday trip to the Bahamas, NASCAR's newest two-time champion raced back to the track to open the new year.
22:50 3 January 2022

Junior Johnson, “The Last American Hero,” dies at 88

Robert Glenn “Junior” Johnson, the moonshine runner turned NASCAR driver described as “The Last American Hero” by author Tom Wolfe in a 1965 article f...
0:26 21 December 2021

NASCAR goes back to its roots with a huge Nashville blowout

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Kyle Busch toted his championship trophy all over Nashville for photo opportunities. He opened his celebratory week with an appeara...
23:11 4 December 2021

Johnson ready to end NASCAR grind and move on with life

CONCORD, N.C. — Jimmie Johnson handed out mini bottles of Patron at his retirement announcement — so perfectly on brand for the cool Californian who s...
22:18 21 November 2021

Kyle Busch leads Gibbs trio to win 2nd NASCAR championship

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kyle Busch casually collected the championship flag from his team and did a slow, subdued celebratory lap. The most polarizing drive...
2:07 18 November 2021

Dead Heat: No clear favorite in NASCAR championship race

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kyle Busch, weary from the hype surrounding NASCAR’s championship race, just wanted to end his media obligations and return his focu...
22:01 16 November 2021

Last hurrah for Homestead: track hosts final title races

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — In many ways, Homestead-Miami Speedway was the ideal spot for NASCAR’s “championship weekend.”
7:26 16 November 2021

Fire burns for Stewart as he chases another NASCAR title

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Tony Stewart was convalescing from a nasty wreck, and he was depressed because, as he cracked, "if you live with your mom and stepda...
21:38 15 November 2021