Report: Australian-owned team, driver and sponsor to debut in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2015
Oct 1, 2014, 2:10 PM EDT
While Marcos Ambrose is returning to his native Australia after this season, a new Australian-owned team is set to make its debut in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series next season, complete with an Australian-born driver and Aussie primary sponsor.
Oct 1, 2014, 1:53 PM EDT
Bill Elliott figured real estate would be a good investment many years ago, and did that belief ever pay off for the soon-to-be NASCAR Hall of Famer.
Oct 1, 2014, 1:08 PM EDT
He’s reached the fourth round of Dancing With The Stars, but will NASCAR’s Michael Waltrip and partner Emma Slater make it to the fifth round?
Oct 1, 2014, 11:15 AM EDT
Jeff Gordon is now just three top-10 finishes away from tying Mark Martin for second most top-10s in a career. And in an ironic twist, Gordon is still seeking his first pole at this Sunday’s race venue, Kansas Motor Speedway.
Oct 1, 2014, 10:16 AM EDT
Veteran NASCAR crew chief Mike Ford has joined Athenian Motorsports, the Nationwide Series team announced Wednesday.
Sep 28, 2014, 9:32 PM EDT
Funny Car driver Courtney Force is on a roll, winning her second straight race and fourth of the season in Sunday’s finals of the NHRA Midwest Nationals in suburban St. Louis. Other winners: Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Dave Connolly (Pro Stock) and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle).
Sep 28, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT
All of Brad Keselowski’s hard work in the first three races of the Chase for the Sprint Cup – including a win in the opening race at Chicagoland and a runner-up showing in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway – is now all for naught.
Sep 28, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is one of 12 drivers to advance to the next phase – the Contender Round – of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. But finishing 17th in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway simply didn’t cut it for Junior – and he was the first to admit it.
Sep 28, 2014, 6:25 PM EDT
If there was a championship for tough luck, Kevin Harvick would win it hands down. After dominating, pole-sitter Harvick once again had victory snatched from his grasp in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway.
Sep 28, 2014, 6:08 PM EDT
While 12 other drivers will advance to the next phase – the Contender round – of the Chase for the Sprint Cup, four drivers unfortunately fell short in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway: A.J. Allmendinger, Kurt Busch, Greg Biffle and Aric Almirola.
Open letter from Kevin Ward Jr.’s aunt questions Tony Stewart, evidence of marijuana in nephew’s system
Sep 28, 2014, 4:23 PM EDT
In an open letter written to USA Today, Kevin Ward Jr.’s aunt, Wendi Ward, questions why Tony Stewart never reached out to her family, as well as why it was revealed that her nephew had marijuana in his system at the time of the tragedy.
Sep 28, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT
Kevin Harvick is in the lead at the halfway point of Sunday’s AAA 400 Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway. Brad Keselowski is in second place, followed by Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth and Jeff Gordon.
Sep 27, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
Reigning IndyCar world champ Will Power returns to his native Australia to race a V8 Supercar on Sunday. But Australia’s first-ever IndyCar champ won’t be racing another car, he’ll be trying to beat an airplane!
Formula One legend Niki Lauda blasts new Formula E series: ‘Worst thing I have seen for a long time’
Sep 27, 2014, 5:31 PM EDT
When German magazine Auto Motor und Sport recently asked former Formula One champion Niki Lauda his thoughts about the new Formula E Series, Lauda typically didn’t hold back.
Sep 27, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT
You’ve heard of Twitter tweet-ups, right? Given how he’s fallen in love with Twitter this year, maybe the next big thing will be a Dale Earnhardt Jr. barbecue tweet-up or maybe a BBQ meat-and-greet (pun intended).
Sep 27, 2014, 3:25 PM EDT
Even though he passed away more than 20 years ago, NASCAR founder Bill France Sr. will always remain the sport’s “Big Bill.” A new book, set to be released in February, chronicles France’s life.
Sep 27, 2014, 2:26 PM EDT
According to reports, attempts are underway to keep Rockingham Speedway out of foreclosure, with the possibility of putting the track and adjacent properties on the auction block.
Sep 26, 2014, 6:12 PM EDT
NASCAR Hall of Famer Lee Petty and fellow racing great Harry Grant will be inducted into the North Carolina Motorsports Hall of Fame’s Walk of Fame on Oct. 8, the Mooresville, N.C.-based Hall announced.
Sep 26, 2014, 5:30 PM EDT
We’re just two races into the Chase for the Sprint Cup, but original favorite Jeff Gordon is not the favorite any longer. At least that’s what one of the biggest Las Vegas oddsmakers in the business says.
WATCH LIVE: NASCAR America at 5 pm ET — All Dover, including quals, bubble drivers, track nuances, big wrecks
Sep 26, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT
On Friday’s edition of NASCAR America, we give you a complete picture of what to expect in Sunday’s race at Dover International Speedway, with keen focus on drivers who are on the bubble of being eliminated from the Chase once the checkered flag falls.
Sep 26, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT
After a tragic accident less than two months ago, as well as suffering a broken leg in a wreck a year earlier, Tony Stewart may never compete in a sprint car race again, according to an interview he had this week with The Associated Press.
Sep 25, 2014, 8:17 PM EDT
Even though they are parting ways at the end of this season, NHRA drag racing legend John Force wants to give Ford a heck of a “thanks for the memories” present. Force, 65, is tied with retired NHRA Pro Stock legend Bob Glidden with 78 victories each while behind the wheel of their respective Fords.
Sep 25, 2014, 7:29 PM EDT
Just like its trucks do on race courses, Robby Gordon’s Stadium Super Truck series is growing by leaps and bounds. And to grow and expand the series even more, Gordon has taken on a well-known sports and entertainment marketing firm as a partial investor.
Sep 25, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT
NASCAR America: Marty Snider tours the Aero Dyn wind tunnel where several NASCAR teams go to test how aerodynamic their cars are. Gary Eaker, owner of Aero Dyn Technologies, explains how the wind tunnel works.
Sep 25, 2014, 6:31 PM EDT
Multi-talented and veteran mechanic, car chief and pit crew member Gordon Ernest Gibbs is being remembered for his long and successful career in NASCAR. Gibbs, 56, passed away Tuesday after a lengthy battle with cancer.
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