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NASCAR To Go To Lower Downforce For July Race At Kentucky

The package will include a reduced spoiler height, a wider splitter extension and tires with more grip. The track will open July 8 for teams to setup their cars with the new rules.

06/16/2015

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NASCAR Fines Bayne, Cobb For Walking On Track At Dover

Trevor Bayne was fined $20,000 and placed on probation for the rest of the year for walking across the racing surface on Sunday.

06/03/2015

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with champagne in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 31, 2015 in Dover, Delaware. (credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

Johnson Makes History With 10th Win At Dover

Jimmie Johnson had already mastered the Monster Mile like no other driver. His latest win earned him a slice of NASCAR history that etched his name in the same class as five Hall of Fame drivers.

06/01/2015

Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Cares Toyota, left, poses with Miss Coors Light Amanda Mertz and the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on May 29, 2015 in Dover, Delaware.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hamlin Wins The Pole At Dover International Speedway

Denny Hamlin turned a lap of 160.121 mph Friday at Dover International Speedway to win his first pole of the season.

05/29/2015

Carl Edwards, driver of the #19 Subway Toyota, poses in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Edwards Races To Win At Charlotte

Carl Edwards won for the first time in two seasons — and the first time since joining Joe Gibbs Racing — moving in front 20 laps from the end to take the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night.

05/25/2015

NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon drives the pace car before the start of the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on May 24, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Gordon Says He’ll Never Race In Indy 500

The closest Jeff Gordon will ever come to leading the Indy 500 will be in the pace car.

05/25/2015

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 DeWalt Toyota, poses with the Coors Light Pole Award after qualifying for pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 21, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Kenseth Wins Pole For NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600

Kenseth won his second Sprint Cup pole of the season Thursday night for NASCAR’s longest race.

05/22/2015

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New Dad Kyle Busch Ready For Racing

Kyle Busch says infant son Brexton can be anything he wants, even a race car driver. He just better be good.

05/22/2015

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NASCAR Driver Kyle Busch Welcomes First Child

NASCAR star Kyle Busch and his wife have welcomed their first child, a boy born days after Busch returned to racing.

05/19/2015

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NASCAR Mandates Fire Safety Gear For Teams After Pit Road Blazes

NASCAR is updating its fire safety requirements for race teams in the wake of an explosive accident on pit road at Richmond.

05/15/2015

Helio Castroneves of Brazil driver of the #3 Team Penske Chevrolet Dallara (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Castroneves Walks Away From Crash At Indy 500 Practice

Helio Castroneves has been cleared and released from Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s infield medical center after his car went airborne in a spectacular crash Wednesday.

05/13/2015

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Busch Eligible For Chase Despite Missed Races

Kyle Busch will be eligible to compete for the NASCAR championship despite him missing the first 11 races of the season, NASCAR officials announced on Wednesday.

05/13/2015