1. 2014 NASCAR at Bristol II: Preview, Prediction of Irwin Tools Night Race

    It’s back to Bristol, baby! Year after year, voted by the fans as the most sought-after ticket on the entire NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule, the late-summer Saturday night race ...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 8 hours ago 2,366 reads 1 comments

  2. NASCAR Truck Series at Bristol 2014 Results: Winner, Standings and Reaction

    “It’s a game of inches” is one of the most overused sports cliches in existence, but that was literally the case Thursday at the Camping World Truck Series UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 hours ago 101 reads 0 comments

  3. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Drivers Chase the Chase at Bristol Coliseum

    The Chase for the Sprint Cup championship begins after just three races. America’s stock car coliseum, Bristol Motor Speedway, hosts the next race, the Irwin Tools Night Race August 23 in Bristol, Tennessee...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 9 hours ago 110 reads 1 comments

  4. Mistake by NASCAR Official Led to Brad Keselowski Racing Issue at MIS

    Last weekend's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway was shaping up to be a big day for Brad Keselowski Racing...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 10 hours ago 233 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 21 hours ago 2,225 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 1 day ago 2,929 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 1 day ago 735 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 1 day ago 29 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 1 day ago 18 reads 0 comments

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

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 8 reads 0 comments

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

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 277 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 1 day ago 11 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 1 day ago 12 reads 0 comments

  14. Turn 4: NASCAR's Burning Questions

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 71 reads 0 comments

  15. NASCAR Drivers Explain New Playoff Rules

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 1,066 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 1,740 reads 5 comments

  17. 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 1 day ago 42 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 1,803 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 1 day ago 21 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 1 day ago 653 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 1 day ago 11 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 1 day ago 90 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 1 day ago 61 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 1 day ago 13 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 1 day ago 178 reads 0 comments