NASCAR / Motor Racing

Kvapil scheduled to race after assault arrest

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Travis Kvapil will compete in Saturday night's race at Charlotte Motor Speedway despite his arrest on misdemeanor assault on a female and false imprisonment. NASCAR said... Read More »

Kevin Harvick continues to prove skeptics wrong

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kevin Harvick hasn't forgotten how little interest there was in him at the start of the season, when few expected much from him as he entered his final year with Richard Childress... Read More »

Nascar Drivers Kenseth And Vickers Read To Kids

Nascar drivers were taking some time away from the busy race week at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Read More »

Larson setting sensible goals for Sprint Cup debut

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson can't be goaded into setting an unreasonable expectation for his Sprint Cup debut. He knows what Jamie McMurray did in 2002, when he grabbed an improbable victory... Read More »

RCR forms technical alliance with Germain Racing

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Richard Childress Racing has formed a technical alliance with Germain Racing that will begin next season. Germain Racing will lease ECR Engines as part of the deal and... Read More »

Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch raced to his 11th Nationwide Series victory of the year Friday night, giving him a season sweep at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch edged Nationwide series... Read More »

AP sources: MWR cutting to 2 full teams in 2014

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The Associated Press has learned that Michael Waltrip Racing will run only two full-time cars next season because of the loss of sponsor NAPA. Team owners Michael Waltrip... Read More »

NASCAR looks for more passing in aero test

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — A six-car NASCAR test at Charlotte Motor Speedway focused on the aerodynamic package for 1.5-mile tracks. NASCAR had three different configurations that covered seven... Read More »

Ganassi signs Kanaan and switches to Chevrolet

HOUSTON (AP) — Chip Ganassi Racing changed the look of its IndyCar organization Friday by signing Tony Kanaan and announcing a switch to Chevrolet. Adding the Brazilian to Ganassi's four-car... Read More »

79-year-old Hylton says good bye to racing

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The oldest driver to race in each of NASCAR's top three divisions is calling it a career. James Hylton is 79. He will race Friday night in Kansas City in the lower-tier... Read More »