1. Jimmie Johnson Feeling Added Urgency to Win Another NASCAR Sprint Cup Title

    No one is suggesting Jimmie Johnson 's time at or near the peak of NASCAR has ended. He remains, at age 40, a contender for victory in every Sprint Cup race he enters...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 1 month ago 4,131 reads 8 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 4,896 reads 11 comments

  3. Jimmie Johnson Steals Texas from Brad Keselowski, Dimming Penske's Chase Hopes

    By the insufficient measure of laps led, Brad Keselowski dominated Texas Motor Speedway as no Sprint Cup driver ever has. Keselowski led 312 of a possible 334 laps in the AAA Texas 500 on Sunday...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 3 months ago 6,600 reads 5 comments

  4. NASCAR at Texas 2015: Winners and Losers from the AAA Texas 500

    Prior to the running of the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, NBC’s Krista Voda said: Texas Motor Speedway is the same size as other tracks, but it does not race like them...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 3 months ago 312 reads 0 comments

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Will Jimmie Johnson, Like Tiger Woods, Fall Short of Rewriting Title History?

    Is Jimmie Johnson in danger of becoming the Tiger Woods of NASCAR? Remember when it was a foregone conclusion that Woods would not only catch Jack Nicklaus' all-time record of ...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 4 months ago 104,337 reads 17 comments

  8. Biggest NASCAR Storylines After the Chase for the Sprint Cup Challenger Round

    Time out!* Mark-Paul Gosselaar , better known as Saved By The Bell ’s Zack Morris, will grand marshal the second race of the Contender Round of the Chase at Kansas Speedway: the Hollywood Casino 400...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 4 months ago 4,300 reads 1 comments

  9. Kevin Harvick Finds a Way out of Dover; Jimmie Johnson Finds a Way out of Chase

    Kyle Busch knew the frightening significance of Kevin Harvick's Sprint Cup victory at Dover International Speedway. Oh, yeah. Busch finished second...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 4 months ago 5,643 reads 13 comments

  10. Denny Hamlin's Win Overshadowed by Kevin Harvick's Failures at Chicagoland 400

    The reigning Sprint Cup champion, Kevin Harvick, is in big trouble just one race into NASCAR 's Chase for the Sprint Cup...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 5 months ago 6,612 reads 14 comments

  11. 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

  12. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Agree to New Contract

    Quelling whatever minor speculation there had been, Jimmie Johnson and Hendrick Motorsports announced a two-year contract extension Monday that will keep the six-time champion in the No...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 5,951 reads 7 comments

  13. History Suggests Jimmie Johnson Still a Title Favorite, Despite Summer Slump

    How can Jimmie Johnson not be the favorite for the Sprint Cup championship? In the past nine seasons, Johnson has won the title six times. The all-time record, shared by Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt, is seven...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 6 months ago 2,413 reads 4 comments

  14. NASCAR at New Hampshire 2015: Winners and Losers from the 5-Hour Energy 301

    You’d think the movie Pixels was the title sponsor of the 5-Hour Energy 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, what with New Hampshire native Adam Sandler telling the drivers ...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 7 months ago 8,244 reads 18 comments

  15. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Goes Short but Fast at New Hampshire Mile

    New Hampshire Motor Speedway is about to host NASCAR speed at its 1.058-mile oval in Loudon, New Hampshire, during the 5-Hour Energy 301 event on July 19 at 1:30 p.m. ET...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 7 months ago 273 reads 1 comments

  16. 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 3,618 reads 1 comments

  17. Is Serena Williams the Most Dominant American Athlete Today?

    Serena Williams is making a strong case for being named greatest woman's tennis player of all time. In fact, her accomplishments are so impressive, it's time to move away from tennis ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 11,085 reads 64 comments

  18. The Best Moments of the 2015 NASCAR Season so Far

    The moments of the NASCAR Sprint Cup season to date have been exciting … unexpected … bizarre … and in some cases … unprecedented. Not all of them have been at the tracks...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 8 months ago 10,399 reads 11 comments

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

    Another week, another stroll through a field of storylines , and this time NASCAR heads to Michigan, home of the Motor City and all things automotive, for the Quicken Loans 400...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 8 months ago 1,956 reads 1 comments

  20. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Drivers Seek Keys to Tricky Pocono

    The next NASCAR Sprint Cup racing challenge is maybe the trickiest one, the Axalta “We Paint Winners” 400 at Pocono Raceway in Pocono, Pennsylvania. The unique 2...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 8 months ago 119 reads 1 comments

  21. Nothing Surprising About Jimmie Johnson's 10th Win at Dover...or Anything Else

    Jimmie Johnson won at Dover International Speedway for the 10th time. The winner of six Sprint Cup championships is also the winner of more races (four) this year than anyone else...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 9 months ago 2,510 reads 2 comments

  22. 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

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

    If you like your races high in calories, the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway delivers a bastion of high-fructose corn syrup with the most bloated race on the NASCAR circuit...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 9 months ago 1,610 reads 0 comments

  24. Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick in Class of Their Own After 1-2 Finish at Kansas

    The Chase for the Sprint Cup is a long way away—15 races and more than four months—and if your name isn ’t Jimmie Johnson or Kevin Harvick, it’s a good thing...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 9 months ago 6,843 reads 7 comments

  25. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Biggest Teams Tally Multiple Wins

    Much has been said of abundant resources in all motorsports. Engines seem to turn best on money. Top sponsors are attracted to productive teams as that creates coveted return ...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 9 months ago 164 reads 1 comments