1. Jimmie Johnson's Fontana Victory Signals More Exciting Racing to Come in 2016

    Until Jimmie Johnson captured his sixth career Sprint Cup victory in Fontana , California, NASCAR 's low-downforce rules package had just been a qualified success...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 1 month ago 2,885 reads 4 comments

  2. NASCAR at Phoenix 2016: Preview, Prediction for the Good Sam 500

    In the last calendar year, we learned that two black holes that collided over a billion years ago creating a gravitational wave that Albert Einstein predicted and that Kevin Harvick is like really good at Phoenix International Raceway...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 1 month ago 8,254 reads 0 comments

  3. Jimmie Johnson Ties Earnhardt Victory Mark as NASCAR Returns to Normal

    The last lap of the QuikTrip 500 was emblematic of a familiar adage concerning the skills of six-time Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson and the reigning titlist, Kyle Busch ...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 2 months ago 4,731 reads 7 comments

  4. NASCAR at Atlanta 2016: Winners and Losers from the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500

    For a large chunk of the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, it was all green all the time. Few cautions led to long runs that appeared—on the surface—mundane and boring (more on this later and why it wasn’t)...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 2 months ago 9,534 reads 11 comments

  5. Daytona 500 Schedule 2016: TV Coverage, Live Stream for Great American Race

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series awakens from a brief three-month hiatus with Sunday’s season-opening Daytona 500 featuring 40 of the world’s best stock car drivers gunning for a shot at glory...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 2,149 reads 5 comments

  6. Denny Hamlin Wins Crash-Filled Sprint Unlimited, Which NASCAR Has Made Obsolete

    Denny Hamlin won the Sprint Unlimited for the third time. The race was filled with thrills, chills, wrecks and cellophane bags. Hamlin drove a Toyota. A Ford driver, Joey Logano, finished second, and Paul Menard drove a Chevrolet to third...

    Monte Dutton Written by Monte Dutton about 3 months ago 11,862 reads 14 comments

  7. 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 4 months ago 4,169 reads 8 comments

  8. 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 5 months ago 4,905 reads 11 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 6,605 reads 5 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 327 reads 0 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 7 months ago 11,176 reads 5 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 7,094 reads 10 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 104,361 reads 17 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 4,306 reads 1 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 5,657 reads 13 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 6,616 reads 14 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 3,451 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 5,962 reads 7 comments

  19. 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 8 months ago 2,429 reads 4 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 8,258 reads 18 comments

  21. 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 10 months ago 276 reads 1 comments

  22. 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 10 months ago 3,625 reads 1 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 11,163 reads 64 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 10,412 reads 11 comments

  25. 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 11 months ago 1,960 reads 1 comments