NASCAR / Motor Racing

Gaughan moving back to Nationwide in 2014

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Brendan Gaughan is moving back to the NASCAR Nationwide Series next year for Richard Childress Racing. The team announced Friday at Talladega Superspeedway that Gaughan... Read More »

Gordon relishing chance to race for another Cup

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It wasn't that long ago people were wondering if Jeff Gordon was all washed up. Well, looks who's in contention for a Sprint Cup championship. Gordon... Read More »

Chase leaders hope to avoid Talladega carnage

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — They plan and tinker, double-check this and triple-check that. Then, they cross their fingers, stick a rabbit's foot in their race suits, and hope the luck goes their... Read More »

Sauter wins crash-marred Talladega Truck race

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Johnny Sauter raced to his third NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season Saturday, surviving a huge crash on the final turn at Talladega Superspeedway that took out Kyle Busch... Read More »

Trucks driver Lofton recovering from broken thumb

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Justin Lofton is recovering from a fractured left thumb he sustained in a wild crash on the final lap of the NASCAR Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. Lofton... Read More »

McMurray wins largely clean race at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Jamie McMurray won at Talladega Superspeedway in a nearly clean race until rookie Austin Dillon lost control on the final lap Sunday, allowing the winner to coast across the line... Read More »

Earnhardt settles for another 2nd at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. had to settle for No. 2 again. Earnhardt was runner-up for the fourth time this year Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, finishing behind Jamie McMurray.... Read More »

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 »