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  • Brian France
    No big news during NASCAR’s state of the sport address
    Unlike year’s past, there were no big news announcements during NASCAR’s “state of the sport” address Monday. The first event on the week long NASCAR Media Tour, NASCAR Chairman Brian France has used the event in previous...
  • Hornish
    Richard Petty Motorsports 2015: New Blood Bringing New Hope
    When the 2014 season ended, Richard Petty Motorsports found itself again in a way of transition. The team has seen drivers come and go, and even downsized from a four-car operation down to only two teams.After the checkered flag waved at Homestead...
  • A first time winner
    A young driver to watch
    On a recent trip to Asheville, NC (my hometown) we were visiting old friends and they had several Christmas gifts for us. There was one that they asked us to open last since it was a special surprise. When we finally got around to opening it, the...
  • Despite tearful retirement announcement Gordon maybe back part-time in future
    Despite tearful retirement announcement Gordon maybe back part-time in future
    With tears running down his face, 4-time NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon announced that this will be his last season behind the wheel as a full-time driver. Gordon, 43 has spent his entire 23-year career driving the No. 24 Chevy SS car for Hendricks...
  • Jeff Gordon
    Jeff Gordon to retire: 2015 will be last season for the '24' driver
    The announcement finally came that Jeff Gordon is to retire at the end of the 2015 racing season. While the news isn't unexpected, his long-time fans are disappointed. Gordon has been a staple in the NASCAR arena for several years. He has won...
  • NASCAR: Jeff Gordon, 'emotional' but 'right time' for last season in 2015
    NASCAR: Jeff Gordon, 'emotional' but 'right time' for last season in 2015
    Saying it was an "emotional" day but the "right time," four-time NASCAR Champion racer Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Chevrolet, announced on Thursday, January 22, that 2015 would be his last season as a full-time competitor in...
  • Jeff Gordon
    Jeff Gordon: This is the right time
    NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon made the surprising announcement Thursday that he will step away as a full time NASCAR driver at the end of the 2015 season. Talk of the four-time Sprint Cup champion leaving the top tier NASCAR Sprint Cup series has...
  • Jeff Gordon speaks during the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards at Wynn Las Vegas on December 5, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
    Jeff Gordon announces 2015 will be his last NASCAR season
    Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Chevrolet, made the announcement today in Concord, N.C., that 2015 will be his final full-time Sprint Cup Series season. Gordon made the announcement to the crew of the #24 Hendrick Motorsports team this morning, a...
  • Jeff Gordon
    NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon announces retirement from full time racing
    Four time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon made the stunning announcement Thursday that the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season will be his final year of full-time competition. This year will mark his 2rd season, and has he announced Thursday morning, his...
  • Brian Vickers, driver of the #55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota, poses after winning the Coors Light Pole Award for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 18, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama
    Brian Vickers cleared to return to racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
    Michael Waltrip Racing announced Wednesday afternoon the Brian Vickers will return to driving the #55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota in the Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 8. MWR also announced Wednesday that co-owner and...
  • Tony Stewart (L), driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, talks to Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet, on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Tony Stewart and Kevin Harvick to keep current pitcrews
    The 2014 late season pit crew swap between Stewart-Haas Racing teammates Tony Stewart and Kevin Harvick will be permanent, Stewart told NASCAR.com while making a USO visit with troops and military families at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa...
  • Brian Vickers
    Brian Vickers medically cleared, will race at Vegas in March
    Doctors have medically cleared Brian Vickers to return to full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup racing in early March, three months after corrective heart surgery. The team made the announcement Wednesday. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver underwent the...
  • NASCAR trackside merchandise changes
    NASCAR to eliminate souvenir haulers at race tracks
    NASCAR announced Wednesday that they have signed an agreement with NASCAR Team Properties (NTP) and Fanatics to take over the merchandise sales at racetracks starting this season. The 10-year agreement gives Fanatics certain exclusive rights from...
  • Youichi Imamura's LFA
    This Lexus LFA supercar has a Nascar engine swapped into it
    Car Buzz reported earlier yesterday (Jan. 20, 2015) that Japanese D1 Grand Prix professional drifter Youichi Imamura basically tore apart this pristine Lexus LFA supercar and swapped in a TRD Nascar engine into it in preparations for the 2015...
  • Rico Abreu
    Little driver bringing big talent to NASCAR
    It was a win heard round the motor racing world. Last Saturday night a 22-year-old sprint car driver from California beat some of the best drivers America has to offer as he won arguably the most prestigious dirt race in the world the Chili Bowl...