Skip to main content
  1. Travel
  2. City Guides

Speed counts at NASCAR

See also

Sunday was fun, fun, fun on the race tracks at the Auto Club 400 NASCAR races in Fontana. NASCAR, founded by William France, Sr. in 1948 and with the help of several other noted drivers, included three distinct car divisions of: Modified, roadster, and strictly stock at the time.

More Photos

Yesterday, however, Kyle Busch, Toyota, made history winning the Nationwide race for the second straight year, holding off a team of astonishing racers over the 206 laps.

Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, coming in at second place with only a fraction of 0.214 behind, followed by Kyle’s older brother Kurt Busch, Toyota, Matt Kenseth, Toyota, and Tony Stewart, Chevrolet. The atmosphere was exhilarating and the noise level nearly bearable, but the all-day event was well worth attending, which was confirmed by a sold-out house.

Unfortunately for many racers, the track was filled with flat tires and tire blow out’s, starting early after 18 lapses, when Kevin Harvick had a left-rear tire go down. But even though many drivers had tire issues, and most of the talk was about shredded tires, Kyle Busch and crew were blessed with none of this and ultimately could celebrate his second consecutive last-lap victory at Auto Club Speedway.

http://www.autoclubspeedway.com/tickets-events/events/nascar.aspx

http://www.nascar.com/en_us/sprint-cup-series.html

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Logitech mouse
    Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX: Wireless mouse works on any surface including glass
    Camera
    13 Photos
  • Comic-Con
    We've got the sexiest, fiercest, coolest ladies spotted at the San Diego Comic-Con 2014
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Scarlett Johansson
    Scarlett Johansson is the face of Perfect Mono: Dolce and Gabbana's first cream eyeshadow
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Cheap Trick
    Cheap Trick once again proved that they are the epitome of American rock and roll
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Beach hats
    Beat the heat with the best summer beach hats for women
    Camera
    Beach Hats
  • Jeff Gordon
    Jeff Gordon wins his fifth race at The Brickyard at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
    Camera
    17 Photos

Related Videos:

  • Travel sites being bought By Expedia and Priceline
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517131428" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517131428&autoStart=true"></div>
  • The Misadventures of Catfish and Cutbait: Using "Neanderthal" for bait
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517891729" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517891729&autoStart=true"></div>
  • 2 hurt on park ride as cable disonnects at Cedar Point in Ohio
    <div class="video-info" data-id="275657829" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=275657829&autoStart=true"></div>