1. Kevin Conway Is the Answer To Robby Gordon and NASCAR's ROTY Prayers

    Kevin Conway, who recently left his Front Row Motorsports ride to pursue greener pastures with sponsor ExtenZe, has become the answer to Robby Gordon's prayers, as well as NASCAR's Rookie of the Year prayers...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 1,416 reads 22 comments

  2. Move Over Vickers, Speed And Kahne, Cole Whitt Joins The Red Bull Fray

    While the Red Bull Racing drama plays out on the Cup level, including the juggling of drivers Brian Vickers, Scott Speed, and Kasey Kahne set for the 2011 season, a new Red Bull Racing driver, Cole Whitt, has quietly joined the fray...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 1,646 reads 10 comments

  3. Kirk Shelmerdine's Fire Sale Symbolic of Death of NASCAR Independents

    There is nothing sadder than the death of a race dream, symbolized by the fire sale just announced to liquidate the race assets of Kirk Shelmerdine, the former crew chief and Cup competitor...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 3,863 reads 22 comments

  4. Brian Vickers, Kasey Kahne and Scott Speed Star in Red Bull Drama

    There is drama unfolding at Red Bull Racing and the cast of characters is now set. Three drivers, including Brian Vickers, Kasey Kahne and Scott Speed, are all starring in the Red Bull shuffle that is potentially set to take place...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 2,099 reads 22 comments

  5. David Ragan's One Word For Bristol Motor Speedway Is Thrilling

    David Ragan, driver of the No. 6 UPS Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway Racing, has just one word for racing under the lights at Bristol. To Ragan, it is just “thrilling.” “Bristol is a thrilling place,” Ragan said...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 240 reads 4 comments

  6. Greg and Nicole Biffle Share Passion For Pets In Crisis

    Greg and Nicole Biffle have more than racing in common as a NASCAR couple. They are also passionate about pets, especially pets in crisis or those in danger of being euthanized because of abuse or neglect...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 598 reads 4 comments

  7. Bill Elliott Racers Chase Elliott and Casey Roderick Both Score Wins

    While ‘Awesome’ Bill Elliott continues to run a limited NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule, he is also mentoring two of the sport’s brightest up and coming racers, son Chase Elliott and Casey Roderick...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 301 reads 2 comments

  8. Jack Roush May Feel Lucky And Unworthy But Is Glad To Be Back

    Jack Roush, recently released from the Mayo Clinic for treatment after his July 27th plane crash, feels both lucky and a bit unworthy to have survived yet another air mishap. But most of all, he is grateful to just be back at the race track...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 530 reads 16 comments

  9. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Best Hope For Win May Be in Michigan's Irish Hills

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. has most certainly not had the season that he dreamed of this year. In fact, it has often been a struggle for NASCAR's most famous driver to even break into the ...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 680 reads 38 comments

  10. TJ Bell Plans to MAKE Darlington Stripe Green With Envy

    TJ Bell will not only return to the track in the Camping World Truck Series with MAKE Motorsports and a brand new sponsor, Liberty Tire Recycling, but he has every intention of turning that infamous Darlington stripe "green" this weekend...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 304 reads 4 comments

  11. I Took Tony Stewart's Advice and Here's What I Found at Pocono

    Yesterday in the Pocono Raceway Media Center, Tony Stewart said that if he could have one wish for Pocono, it would be that "the media be banned...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 639 reads 10 comments

  12. David Reutimann Moves from Franchise to Stud in MWR Aaron's Deal

    David Reutimann, driver of the No. 00 Aaron’s Dream Machine for Michael Waltrip Racing, announced today that he has re-upped until 2012 with both MWR and his sponsor Aaron’s...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 299 reads 10 comments

  13. Brickyard 400: Top 10 Drivers Who Wish To Kiss the Bricks

    The NASCAR Cup Series heads to the Brickyard at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway after a rare weekend off...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about almost 4 years ago 900 reads 4 comments

  14. Plenty To Celebrate: Jeff Gordon Boards the Party Train To Chicagoland

    Jeff Gordon has much to celebrate as he heads to Chicagoland Speedway for this weekend’s race. Gordon’s positioned himself three steps closer to his “Drive for ...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 1,113 reads 20 comments

  15. Cole Whitt: Red Bull Up and Comer Tackles First Road Course at Lime Rock

    On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the movie "Days of Thunder," Cole Whitt, who says that at least one of his parents had the character Cole Trickle, aka Tom Cruise, in mind ...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 310 reads 2 comments

  16. What Do Whooping Cough and NASCAR Have in Common? Jeff Gordon

    Stock car racing and children's health issues, particularly pertussis or whooping cough, don't often appear together in NASCAR news...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 470 reads 2 comments

  17. Carl Edwards: The Jack LaLanne of NASCAR

    While Jack LaLanne may be the "Godfather of Fitness," Carl Edwards may be his new rival, at least in the world of NASCAR fitness. Edwards, driver of the No...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 661 reads 2 comments

  18. Red Bull Air Race: NASCAR in the Sky

    While the Red Bull NASCAR team cars were practicing on the road course of Infineon Raceway, the Red Bull Air Race, billing itself as the fastest motor sport in the world, was qualifying at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 1,425 reads 9 comments

  19. Robb Brent Races into Road America for Nationwide Debut

    Robb Brent, current ARCA driver and noted road racer, will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series event debut Saturday at Road America in Elkhart, Wisc. Brent will take the wheel for RAB Racing for this weekend's race, the Bucyrus 200, presented by Menards.

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 409 reads 9 comments

  20. Pocono Happy Hour: Anatomy of a Race Practice

    The old adage that practice makes perfect holds true even for the highest level of NASCAR drivers. At Pocono Raceway, the best in the sport had their opportunity to practice during ...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 431 reads 13 comments

  21. Sean Caisse Excited for Nationwide Nashville Debut with RAB Racing

    For many young drivers, just getting the opportunity to get into the seat of a race car is a challenging quest, especially in these tough economic times...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 532 reads 7 comments

  22. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Bones Have Been Picked Clean

    Much has been written about the disappointing performance of Hendrick Motor Sports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., who many dub as "the face of NASCAR" due to his incredible popularity and famous last name...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 4,865 reads 57 comments

  23. Chase Elliott Youngest Super Late Model Winner At Five Flags Speedway

    Bill Elliott’s 14-year-old son Chase has been in the spotlight most of his young career. But this weekend, he achieved another milestone, that of the youngest winner of the Blizzard Series at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 697 reads 10 comments

  24. Jeff Gordon Defeated by 15-Year-Old Jessica Dana in Karting Race

    Jeff Gordon, a four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion, was taken to the wood shed in his own charity go-kart race by blond, blue-eyed, 15-year-old, up-and-coming female racer Jessica Dana...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 3,535 reads 15 comments

  25. With Brian Vickers Out, Mattias Ekström's NASCAR Dream Comes True

    Two years ago, Red Bull racer and two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekström had a dream. He wanted more than anything to try his hand at driving a NASCAR Sprint Cup race car...

    Mary Jo Buchanan Written by Mary Jo Buchanan about 4 years ago 611 reads 5 comments