NASCAR / Motor Racing

Darrell Wallace Jr.Historic Truck at NASCAR Hall of Fame

First African-American driver to win a NASCAR series race since Wendell Scott.

NASCAR Creates Winner-Take-All Championship Format

NASCAR has overhauled its championship format to create an elimination, winner-take-all system designed to reward "the most battle-tested" driver at the end of the season. Read More »

NASCAR reinstates suspended MWR executive Norris

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR has reinstated suspended Michael Waltrip Racing executive Ty Norris. Norris was suspended indefinitely in September after the race team was caught... Read More »

NASCAR's Larson unhappy with stint in 24 Hours

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Larson's fourth career race on a road course didn't start as he planned. Larson was flagged for speeding as he pulled off of pit road when it was... Read More »

Action Express takes win in Rolex 24 at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — After more than 2,400 miles and 23 1/2 hours of racing, the most prestigious North American sports car race came down to eight minutes and a final five-lap sprint. ... Read More »

Danica gets buff in GoDaddy Super Bowl spot

PHOENIX (AP) — Danica Patrick has ditched sexy strip downs for bulked up bodybuilders in her latest GoDaddy Super Bowl spot. Patrick made her mark with GoDaddy in a series of risque... Read More »

NASCAR moves to knockout qualifying format

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is overhauling its qualifying process and will go to a knockout format similar to Formula One and IndyCar. The new format will not be used for... Read More »

Swan Racing takes on investor, announces lineup

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Swan Racing has added a new investor to its race team: Iowa businessman Anthony Marlowe is now a minority owner. Marlowe joins Swan Racing team owner Brandon... Read More »

APNewsBreak: Buck replaces Darby as Cup director

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is replacing longtime Sprint Cup Series director John Darby with Richard Buck. The move comes four years after NASCAR first announced it was seeking... Read More »

Ganassi and Penske change team names

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Chip Ganassi and Roger Penske have both tweaked their team names headed into the 2014 seasons. Ganassi has dropped "Earnhardt" from the formal name of... Read More »