Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:06:09 GMTWhile most will equate toughness to playing through injury, the burden the NASCAR star carried in 2001 – and his entire career – was unlike any other.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:03:49 GMT"I just wanted the opportunity to go out on my own terms. I wanted to honor my commitment to Rick, my sponsors, my team and the fans." (Photo: Getty Images) Dale Jr. Career Photos | Dale Jr. Career Highlights Timeline Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s decision to step away from the Monster Energy NASCAR
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:46:42 GMTLongtime NASCAR fan favorite Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he will retire from the sport after the 2017 season. Earnhardt has 26 career Cup victories, has won NASCAR's most popular driver award 14 times, but has never won the Cup title. Earnhardt, now 42 raced at the Milwaukee Mile several times during
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:57:00 GMTLast year, the highest-paid Nascar drivers combined to earn $168 million. Here's a look at the 10 individuals who raced away from the competition this year.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:37:17 GMTNASCAR Camping World Truck Series star Ryan Truex visited Robert S. Gallaher Elementary School in Newark, Del., today to help announce the winner of Dover International Speedway's second-annual Monster Mile Youth Nation Design Challenge. Approximately 200 fourth- and fifth-graders lined the sidewalk
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:09:37 GMTNASCAR on NBC analysts react to Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s retirement.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:16:27 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s announcement that he will retire from racing at the end of the season (all times local): 4:15 p.m. In the last question at the news conference where he announced his retirement, Dale Earnhardt Jr. was asked what his late father would have
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:02:36 GMTAfter a forgettable start to the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, Jimmie Johnson clearly still has what it takes to win. Johnson claimed victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday — after rain delayed the race a day — for his second consecutive win of the season. But equally as exciting
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:11:33 GMT"NASCAR Heat Mobile is a lot of fun," said Joey Logano, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™ driver for Team Penske and 704Games investor. "I can take a few laps in my #22 Ford Fusion in NASCAR Heat Mobile anytime I want. It's a great pick-up-and-play racing game for fans." Take
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:05:41 GMTAfter heavy downpours postponed Sunday's Food Lion 500, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series took to the high banks of Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway under sunny skies on Monday afternoon. During the 500-lap race, Ty Dillon and the No. 13 GEICO Racing team were the recipient of four free pass awards
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:57:36 GMTOne of only two prototypes ever built, the Torino King Cobra was meant to be Ford's answer to the Dodge Charger Daytona in NASCAR.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:53:47 GMTBowyer's last victory came in the 2012 fall race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in the No. 15 Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota. After a difficult 2016 season in a one-year deal with HScott Motorsports, Bowyer can now put all that behind him and focus on winning more races in the No. 14 Ford Fusion for
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:15:33 GMTDale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR's most popular driver, announced Tuesday that he will retire at the end of the season. The two-time Daytona 500 winner set an afternoon news conference with team owner Rick Hendrick to discuss his decision. Hendrick Motorsports said in a news release that Earnhardt informed
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:08:00 GMTExxonMobil's new high-performance product line provides exceptional performance benefits. It's no wonder, then, that 2004 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Kurt Busch, driver of the No. 41 Ford Fusion for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), was chosen to fly its colors during Sunday's Richmond
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:02:52 GMTThirty-eight cars are entered into the Cup Series' Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:15:21 GMTc had a very impressive showing in his first NASCAR XFINITY race at the Bristol International Speedway, battling his way into the top-10 in the closing laps of the race at the wheel of the No. 46 Beatin' Cancer with Duke Camaro fielded by Precision Performance Motorsports. After late race cautions
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:58:00 GMTFurniture Row Racing drivers Martin Truex Jr. and Erik Jones ran a strong race in Monday's rain-delayed Food City 500 but late race issues prevented both drivers from posting better finishes at Bristol Motor Speedway. Truex came back to finish eighth after being called for a speeding penalty while
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:11:32 GMTWith two lanes to run, will side-by-side racing prove to be more exciting to fans than the bump and run?
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:14:37 GMTBRISTOL, Tenn. — Kyle Larson saw the second red light flash on his dashboard, an indication that a pit lane speeding penalty was moments away late in the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday. “I knew I gave the race away there,” the 24-year-old Chip Ganassi Racing driver said. The penalty
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:57:47 GMTIt was just last month when people were wondering what was wrong with Jimmie Johnson and his slow start to the season. How silly it was to worry. Johnson grabbed a rare victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday, giving him consecutive wins for the 11th time in his storied career. It was just the second