1. NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race: Preview, Start Time, Hot Picks and More

    Everything is on the line for a million-dollar payoff, where points don't matter, as some of the best drivers in NASCAR 's Sprint Cup Series race with the old adage "checkers or wreckers...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 772 reads 1 comments

  2. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 10 Outstanding Lessons We Learned at Darlington

    Darlington Raceway is nicknamed the "Lady in Black" because she will reach out and slam a car into the wall, leave her mark and wish the driver well. A car that survives without the Darlington stripe probably wasn't racing hard enough...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 3,100 reads 22 comments

  3. Dale Earnhardt Jr.: Could He Be out of All-Star Race Without Darlington Win?

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. finds himself once again on the list of drivers that depend on the fan vote to guarantee a spot in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. A win at Darlington may be his only guarantee to be in the race...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 2,670 reads 14 comments

  4. Carl Edwards: Is He Preparing for the Future He Really Wants After NASCAR?

    Carl Edwards never met a camera he didn't like, and now he will satiate those cravings for media attention via the broadcast booth...

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  5. NASCAR Sprint Cup: Drivers in the Mix at Darlington's Southern 500

    NASCAR 's premier series makes its annual pilgrimage to the track deemed, "Too Tough To Tame." It's a track few have truly mastered, and those who don't can face devastating results at the wicked track...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 2,554 reads 1 comments

  6. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 10 Lessons We Learned at the Aaron's 499 in Talladega

    Talladega is the biggest, baddest track on the NASCAR circuit, and the show put on by the best drivers in the series is usually a wild one. The Aaron's 499 was a little off the hyped expectations...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 3,031 reads 9 comments

  7. Danica Patrick: Should She Be Penalized for Retaliation at Talladega?

    It was good ole Talladega racing with the "big ones" that ended under green-white-checker conditions, as Joey Logano jumped Kyle Busch on the last lap for a win and Danica Patrick retaliated big time...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 6,533 reads 73 comments

  8. Talladega: Can History Repeat with Ricky Bobby's 'ME' Car and Kurt Busch?

    Phoenix Racing put their car in Victory Lane for the Aaron's 499 with Brad Keselowski as the pilot back in 2009...

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  9. Crashes or Caution-Free Racing: Which Would NASCAR Fans Rather See?

    NASCAR racing has evolved to the current highly competitive level with the safest cars ever built in the sport, but that combined with the close points, racing presents a conundrum for fans who find caution-free racing boring...

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  10. Emily Maynard Moves from NASCAR Tragedy to Being the 'Bachelorette'

    Emily Maynard, 26, becomes the first single mom to be on the ABC television show Bachelorette. She is the mother of a six-year-old daughter born of her relationship with Rick Hendrick's son, who was killed in a plane crash...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 7,778 reads 2 comments

  11. Danica Patrick: Grading Each Aspect of Her Stock Car Performance in 2012

    NASCAR's darling, Danica Patrick , changed her career course from IndyCar to NASCAR full-time this year. The polarizing driver may be better known for her commercial value, but how ...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 2,298 reads 20 comments

  12. Capital City 400: 5 Points to Ponder at the Richmond Race

    Kyle Busch had a dream weekend as his KBM Nationwide car took the checkered flag with his brother, Kurt Busch, wheeling the car. Busch then found himself in Victory Lane for the Cup race, but for others, events unfolded oddly...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 1,249 reads 2 comments

  13. NASCAR Sprint Cup at Richmond: Drivers Who'll Be in the Mix at the Richmond 400

    The drivers in NASCAR's Sprint Cup series head to Richmond International Raceway to rehearse for the fall race that is the last chance to make the Chase dance. For some, poor performance now may cost them dearly when they return...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 1,966 reads 0 comments

  14. Travis Pastrana at Richmond: "Pastrananation" May Not Follow Their Leader

    Travis Pastrana may have a considerable following from his legendary performances in the X-Games, rally racing and motocross, but when he makes his NASCAR Nationwide debut at Richmond, his fans may not be watching...

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  15. STP 400: Rolling the Dice at Kansas Speedway Brings Heartache

    If it were easy, everybody would do it. That's why racing at NASCAR's highest level is not for the faint of heart. The highs can be like no other, but when a good day turns bad for a driver, the pain is tough to take...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 534 reads 4 comments

  16. STP 400: Will NASCAR's New Style of Racing Be Evident at Kansas?

    The STP 400 will be yet another NASCAR Sprint Cup race on an intermediate track, the 1.5-mile ovals that seem to bring out the long green runs. Perhaps it is time to rethink the style of racing many have deemed boring...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 826 reads 4 comments

  17. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 14 Biggest Storylines of the 2012 Season

    The season kicked off seven races ago with the spectacular 54th running of the Daytona 500. For many top drivers, the 2012 season is laden with frustration, and some major storylines have been weird and wacky...

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  18. Kurt Busch: Will the Fun End at Phoenix Racing If Sponsors Don't Step Up?

    Kurt Busch will drive the wheels off of a car if he has to and is among the best drivers to pilot a car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series. Now, his owner and team are struggling to give him equipment he deserves...

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  19. Greg Biffle Tops in Texas Snoozer, Stenhouse Jr. Strong and Kahne Rock Solid

    The Samsung Mobile 500 was fast, but hardly furious, with a record pace that saw Greg Biffle take charge over Jimmie Johnson to capture the win. Hendrick Motorsports flexed their muscle, but they were unable to garner their 200th collective win...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about 2 years ago 807 reads 7 comments

  20. NASCAR at Texas: Hot News and Storylines for Old-Fashioned Texas Shootout

    Night time is the right time for NASCAR racing, and one of the biggest shows for the two top series is up next at Texas Motor Speedway. The battle to fire the six-shooters in Victory Lane should be fierce...

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  21. NASCAR Sprint Cup: 10 Reasons Attendance Is Falling Across the Board

    It is hardly a secret that attendance has dropped off at NASCAR tracks and nowhere was that more evident than recently at Bristol Motor Speedway. There is a convergence of reasons that have led to this phenomenon...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about over 2 years ago 17,224 reads 25 comments

  22. NASCAR Sprint Cup at Texas: Matt Kenseth and 10 Drivers Who'll Be in the Mix

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers may have a week off after Martinsville, but they will return for a full-throttle Texas shootout at the Samsung Mobile 500, an event that will continue to shakeout the contenders...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about over 2 years ago 2,272 reads 0 comments

  23. Hendrick Motorsports Driver Shake-Up May Be Predictor of Shocking Season

    After more than a year of anticipation, it was thought that Kasey Kahne would be the golden driver for Hendrick Motorsports this season. Now it is Dale Earnhardt Jr. who is the top dog at HMS with only one teammate within striking distance...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about over 2 years ago 4,236 reads 32 comments

  24. Danica Patrick: Has Tony Stewart's Deal with Tommy Baldwin Racing Backfired?

    Stewart Haas Racing made what they thought was a win, win deal with Tommy Baldwin Racing to guarantee that Danica Patrick wouldn't have to qualify the No. 10 car while learning to drive it...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about over 2 years ago 4,449 reads 33 comments

  25. Goody's Fast Relief 500: Hendrick Motorsports Close, but No 200th Win

    Rick Hendrick has been carting around the 200th win celebratory hats since last year. Three of his drivers dominated the Martinsville race, but the win was denied under a green-white-checker finish...

    Sandra MacWatters Written by Sandra MacWatters about over 2 years ago 1,821 reads 2 comments