1. Stock Up, Stock Down for NASCAR's 2014 Sprint Cup Teams

    With just three regular-season races left before the Chase for the Sprint Cup cutoff that will determine which 16 drivers will battle for the 2014 championship over the final 10 races, it's time to take a closer look at the organizations involved...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 8 hours ago 68 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014 Sprint Cup Chase Bubble: Who's in and Who's out with 3 Races Left?

    Win, and you're in. With three races remaining to qualify for the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup, making the expanded 16-driver playoff field couldn't be simpler: You take the checkered flag and you're in the Chase...

    Jerry Bonkowski Written by Jerry Bonkowski about 17 hours ago 2,141 reads 1 comments

  3. NASCAR: Gordon 'Shocked' to Be Leading Cup Standings

    Jeff Gordon admits he is "shocked" to find himself leading the NASCAR Sprint Cup as the series bears down on the first Chase of its new winner-takes-all format...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 524 reads 0 comments

  4. Kyle Busch Ready to Shake off Rough Patch with Return to Bristol

    It's been a rough three weeks for Kyle Busch, but a trip to the high banks of Bristol Motor Speedway might be just what the doctor ordered...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  5. Thinking Like a Champion: That's What Jeff Gordon Is Doing in 2014

    It's been real interesting to me these last few weeks to see the desire and determination of some of these drivers. Look at AJ Allmendinger two weeks ago at Watkins Glen. He wasn't going to be denied...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  6. NASCAR, Drivers Don't Always Agree on Ways to Create More Passing

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  7. Testing at MIS: NASCAR Working to Slow Cars, Make Racing Safer

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 163 reads 0 comments

  8. NASCAR at Bristol 2014: Latest NASCAR Team News, Top Drivers and More

    The 2014 season in NASCAR thus far has surrounded the number three. At the beginning of the season, the No. 3 machine returned to the track with Austin Dillon behind the wheel...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 day ago 1,334 reads 4 comments

  9. Hornaday a Man Among the Series' Young Guns

    BRISTOL, Tenn. – Ron Hornaday Jr. has a much-deserved reputation as a mentor to young racers, but that role has taken on a new dimension this season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. Darrell Wallace Jr. Tops Trucks Practice at Bristol

    Darrell Wallace Jr. led a 1-2 sweep by Kyle Busch Motorsports trucks to set the pace in Wednesday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice at Bristol Motor Speedway...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  11. Turn 4: NASCAR's Burning Questions

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 47 reads 0 comments

  12. NASCAR Drivers Explain New Playoff Rules

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 hours ago 800 reads 0 comments

  13. NASCAR Nationwide Series at Bristol 2014: Full Schedule, Standings and Preview

    After two straight road-course events, the Nationwide Series makes its return to the oval. With just a half mile of pavement, the change will have to be quick for the championship contenders...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 day ago 1,303 reads 0 comments

  14. Will There Be Another First-Time 2014 Winner Before the Chase for the Cup?

    We only have three races left in our 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup regular season. So we know all 12 of our winners to date will be in the Chase...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 hours ago 30 reads 0 comments

  15. Ryan Blaney Promotion a Boon for Both Penske and Woods

    Welcome to the Athlon Rookie Report, where each week David Smith will evaluate the deepest crop of new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series talent since 2006. The Report will include.....

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 19 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  16. Tony Stewart Grief Natural After Tragic Accident, Experts Say

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There are hundreds of guidebooks on how to handle grief, how to navigate the emotional suffering that follows a significant loss...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 19 hours ago 407 reads 0 comments

  17. To Tweet, or Not to Tweet: That's the Question for Carl Edwards

    Now that it's official that Carl Edwards will join Joe Gibbs Racing next year, suddenly the pressure to perform has ratcheted up exponentially for the 35-year-old Missouri native...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 19 hours ago 10 reads 0 comments

  18. There's Still a Place for Emotion, Driver Confrontation in NASCAR

    When NASCAR announced Friday that it was tightening its rules to restrict angry drivers from exiting their cars and immediately going after another driver, it sparked two immediate reactions...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 20 hours ago 70 reads 0 comments

  19. Ryan's Hope: Reed Rolls on Despite Diabetes

    It's a rare kid who knows what he wants to do with his life at 17. Rarer still is when that person is told he'll never be able to do it again at such a young age...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 20 hours ago 56 reads 0 comments

  20. Rain Slows Truck Series Practices at Bristol

    Steady rain Wednesday has delayed the opening of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice at Bristol Motor Speedway...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 20 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  21. Three Reasons Carl Edwards Is Leaving Roush for JGR

    HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Two years ago, Matt Kenseth walked onto the stage in Joe Gibbs Racing's banquet hall and revealed the worst-kept secret in NASCAR...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 21 hours ago 141 reads 0 comments

  22. How Carl Edwards' Move to Joe Gibbs Racing Will Change NASCAR's Balance of Power

    Now that Carl Edwards ' signing with Joe Gibbs Racing is official, per Tom Jensen of FoxSports .com , everyone involved in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series can get on with their racing lives...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 1 day ago 6,410 reads 14 comments

  23. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Bristol II

    Just when things in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series couldn ’t get any hotter or controversial, here comes Bristol...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 1 day ago 5,514 reads 1 comments

  24. Joe Gibbs Says Tony Stewart Has Strength to Overcome Grief

    Joe Gibbs, the Hall of Fame football coach and the car owner who helped bring Tony Stewart into NASCAR, has not talked to his former driver but obviously wants to in order to encourage him through the grief...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 228 reads 0 comments

  25. Carl Edwards Will Join Joe Gibbs Racing in 2015

    Carl Edwards , one of NASCAR's top "free agents" in search of a new team for the 2015 season, has found a home with Joe Gibbs Racing, according to Jeff Gluck of USA Today . This move for Edwards did not come out of the blue...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 5,315 reads 6 comments