1. Chase Elliott Must Be Allowed to Forge His Own Path, Not Be the Next Jeff Gordon

    When the green flag drops to begin the 2016 Daytona 500, there will be a new driver in the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet...

    Jerry Bonkowski Written by Jerry Bonkowski about 1 month ago 5,510 reads 9 comments

  2. Ranking the 10 Most Memorable Moments of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season

    The NASCAR season came to an end with Kyle Busch ’s incredibly spirited run to the Sprint Cup. And over the course of 36 weeks of racing, it’s a challenge to boil down any season to 10 big moments...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 3 months ago 4,895 reads 11 comments

  3. Leaving as a Legend: Jeff Gordon Retiring on Top Despite Falling Short of Title

    Back in the 1990s, when Jeff Gordon was dominating NASCAR as few men ever have, Bobby Allison told me Gordon was the smartest driver he'd ever seen...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 3 months ago 15,658 reads 25 comments

  4. Jeff Gordon at Miami 2015: Recap, Highlights, Reaction from Final NASCAR Race

    It wasn't quite a fairy-tale ending for Jeff Gordon in his final race on the Sprint Cup circuit after he finished sixth in Sunday's Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 5,798 reads 11 comments

  5. NASCAR at Homestead 2015: Winners and Losers from the 2015 NASCAR Season

    Kyle Busch won the Ford EcoBoost 400 and the Sprint Cup championship with an ice-water-in-the-veins performance at Homestead to close out the NASCAR season...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 3 months ago 11,812 reads 37 comments

  6. NASCAR at Homestead Qualifying 2015: Live Results and Leaderboard Updates

    Jeff Gordon gave it a heck of a run to finish fifth in qualifying behind pole-winner Denny Hamlin. Hamlin took the pole with a speed of 176.655 MPH in the final round...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 3 months ago 10,675 reads 6 comments

  7. From 'SNL' to Last Shot at NASCAR Glory: Jeff Gordon the Ultimate Crossover Star

    Jeff Gordon dances across the Saturday Night Live stage. He’s wearing a fake handlebar mustache, a mullet wig and a T-shirt that says, “ 1 Tequila, 2 Tequila, 3 Tequila, Floor...

    Matt Crossman Written by Matt Crossman about 3 months ago 20,616 reads 11 comments

  8. Would a Jeff Gordon Sprint Cup Championship Save This Flawed NASCAR Chase?

    Don't worry, folks. Jeff Gordon is coming to the rescue in this screwed-up 2015 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 3 months ago 8,110 reads 45 comments

  9. Darkness Falls on the Sprint Cup Chase as Jeff Gordon Gets His Elusive Victory

    Imagine a lone rose growing in a wasteland, its stem curling through a tangle of rusted metal. Jeff Gordon 's stirring victory at Martinsville Speedway was an iconic moment at the end of an untidy affair...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 3 months ago 14,902 reads 103 comments

  10. NASCAR at Martinsville 2015: Winners, Losers from the Goody's 500

    Well, so, that happened at the Goody's Headache Relief 500. That , ICYMI , was Matt Kenseth kamikaze-ing his beat-up No. 20 car into the very capable No. 22 car, that of Joey Logano ...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 3 months ago 8,903 reads 25 comments

  11. NASCAR at Kansas 2015: Live Results, Standings for Hollywood Casino 400

    In a thrilling finish to the Hollywood Casino 400, Joey Logano won his second race in a row stealing the win from grip of Matt Kenseth. Kenseth led 153 laps and it was all for nothing...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 4 months ago 11,169 reads 5 comments

  12. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of the Hollywood Casino 400

    The Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Motor Speedway, for all intents and purposes, is an elimination race. Despite it being the middle jewel of the Contender Round Triple Crown, this race is the last “true” race of the three...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 4 months ago 2,459 reads 0 comments

  13. NASCAR at Charlotte 2015: Winners, Losers from the Bank of America 500

    The Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway was, on the whole, somewhat uneventful. There were few passes and few lead changes. Eventual race winner Joey Logano led for 227 drama-less laps...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 4 months ago 7,090 reads 10 comments

  14. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of the MyAFibRisk.com 400

    At long last the Chase arrives and heads, of all places, to…Chicagoland? The Windy City (well, Joliet) may not be the quintessential NASCAR venue, but it serves as the lead-off batter of the 10-man Chase lineup...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 5 months ago 3,449 reads 0 comments

  15. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at Darlington

    NASCAR had itself a summer vacation prior to the final two races of the regular season, and who else should welcome them back than the “Lady in the Black?” Darlington ...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 5 months ago 6,814 reads 1 comments

  16. One Menz Opinion: Frustrations Mount for Jeff Gordon in Lackluster Final Season

    This isn't how it was supposed to go down for Jeff Gordon in his final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 6 months ago 4,810 reads 4 comments

  17. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at the Brickyard

    "Kiss the bricks" sounds insulting unless you’re in Indiana and, specifically, at the Brickyard for the Jeff Kyle 400. Dale Jarrett, an NBC NASCAR analyst, won the Brickyard 400 in 1996 and speaks fondly of that time...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 7 months ago 2,741 reads 0 comments

  18. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Quaker State 400

    Kentucky is one of the racing-est states in the Union. It’s home to the Kentucky Derby and the Quaker State 400, which was won last year by Brad Keselowski ...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 7 months ago 1,758 reads 0 comments

  19. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at Daytona

    Coke Zero is the restrictor plate of beverages: By virtue of its tasty and calorie-free secret formula, it, in theory, restricts one’s capacity to fall victim to the onslaught of drinks chemically laced with high fructose corn syrup...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 7 months ago 2,001 reads 2 comments

  20. NASCAR DFS 2015: Top Drivers and Sleeper Picks for Toyota-Save Mart 350

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will travel to Sonoma, California, this week for the Toyota-Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 8 months ago 3,614 reads 1 comments

  21. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at Sonoma

    NASCAR heads to the most picturesque part of the circuit: lovely Sonoma for the Toyota/Save Mart 350. It’s the first of two road races this season and that will create opportunity for some of the fringe players in the Chase scenario...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 8 months ago 2,466 reads 1 comments

  22. Ranking the Tracks Where Jeff Gordon Is Most Likely to Get His 1st 2015 Win

    This year is Jeff Gordon ’s final season in a stock car, and it was supposed to inspire the type of farewell reminiscent of John Elway or Michael Jordan in 1998...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 8 months ago 2,653 reads 3 comments

  23. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at Pocono

    It's hard to believe, but we are halfway through the regular season. It seems like yesterday Joey Logano won the Daytona 500, and since then Jimmie Johnson has won four races, Kevin ...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 8 months ago 1,438 reads 1 comments

  24. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Chase Race Gets Halfway at Monster Dover

    It’s called the Monster Mile, Dover International Speedway, for a good reason. It’s steep configuration, nothing like a normal mile that any of us walk or drive routinely, often bashes hasty moves from stock car drivers...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 9 months ago 260 reads 1 comments

  25. Biggest NASCAR Storylines to Watch Ahead of Sprint Cup Series at Dover

    We’re reaching the threshold for the number of winners we’ll see in 2015. Last year NASCAR had 13 winners through the first 26 races...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 9 months ago 2,007 reads 1 comments