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Throwback Thursday: Ricky Rudd's heroic Martinsville run

A radio reporter interviews Ricky Rudd on the ground of Victory Lane at Martinsville Speedway after winning the NAPA AutoCare 500. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) Pound for pound, Ricky Rudd was as tough as any NASCAR racer of any generation. Nicknamed “The Rooster” for his scrappy...

Suarez excited upcoming NASCAR season

Daniel Suarez is replacing Carl Edwards with Joe Gibbs Racing this season. The NASCAR season opens with the Daytona 500 on Feb.

Countdown to Daytona: Mark Martin's heartbreaking 500 finish

Our long national nightmare is almost over: The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series off-season is nearing its conclusion. The Daytona 500 is now just 23 days away, set for Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. ET on FOX. So with the Great American Race coming up in 23 days, we go back to 2007 and one...

Countdown to Daytona: Kevin Harvick edges Mark Martin in No. 29 for 500 win

With only 29 days until the Daytona 500 on Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. ET on FOX, it’s a great time to look back on the thrilling finish between Kevin Harvick and Mark Martin in the 49th running of the event in 2007. With five laps remaining, crash involving Matt Kenseth, Dale Earnhard...

NASCAR: Analyzing The Five Types Of Fans In The Sport Today

NASCAR has millions of fans but not all NASCAR fans are the same. With this in mind, most fans generally fall into a few different categories. What kind of fan are you? No, seriously! Take a lo...

Motorsport: Radical new format for NASCAR - Sport - NZ Herald News

There will be a new NASCAR format for the 2017 season. Photo / Getty Images NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points ...

NASCAR overhauls championship race, to award points by race segment

NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points in hopes of making every lap matter. ...

NASCAR driver Christopher Bell fulfills dream by winning Chili Bowl

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Christopher Bell won the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals on Saturday night in Tulsa, Oklahoma, becoming the first native Oklahoman to win the event in 22 y...

Only 86 days until Daytona 500

But in just 86 days, the green flag will wave at the 2017 Daytona 500. The season actually starts before that, just 78 days until The Unlimited (former Bud Shootout), which is scheduled for Feb. ...

​Dale Earnhardt Jr.​ pulled over for speeding to NASCAR race

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. is still driving fast, even though he has been sidelined from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series because of a concussion. Earnhardt was pulled over for sp...

Earnhardt Caught Speeding While Driving To NASCAR Race At Texas

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. was pulled over for speeding while driving to Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday morning before the AAA Texas 500. Earnhardt was sidelined from th...