Johnson Agrees To 3-Year Extension With Hendrick MotorsportsJimmie Johnson has agreed to a three-year contract extension that keeps the seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion with Hendrick Motorsports through 2020.
Power Wins Wild IndyCar Race At Texas Under CautionPower, who led 180 of the 248 laps, was the leader when Dixon got wrecked by Takuma Sato, and finished ahead of Tony Kanaan, who other drivers and at least one owner blamed for a big crash earlier that led to a nearly 31-minute red flag.
Turmoil For IndyCar With The Pack Back At Repaved Texas Motor SpeedwayAt Texas Motor Speedway, where over the past 20 years IndyCar has had some of its fastest and most exciting finishes, drivers quickly worked in a second groove on the 1½-mile track that was repaved earlier this year.
7-Time NASCAR Champion Johnson Involved In Fiery WreckSeven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson had to sit on the track and catch his breath following a fiery wreck in the Cup race at Pocono Raceway.
No Break For Dixon To Let Foot Heal Since Indy CrashIdeally, Dixon could have used a week or two off after a horrific crash at the Indianapolis 500 to let his foot heal. Instead, it was straight to Detroit the following weekend for IndyCar's only doubleheader, and now Texas Motor Speedway
NASCAR Suspends Team Members For Kyle Busch, Chase BriscoeNASCAR has issued four-race suspensions for the crew chief, tire changer and tire carrier for Kyle Busch because a tire rolled off Busch's car during last weekend's race at Dover International Speedway.
Dillon Earns First Win At Coca-Cola 600Austin Dillon passed an out-of-gas Jimmie Johnson two laps from the end for his first victory. It had been a long time coming for the number made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt.
Texas Could Make Play For NASCAR All-Star And Finale RacesState lawmakers have given Texas Motor Speedway a big helping hand if the state's premier stock-car track wants to lobby for NASCAR's All-Star race and season-ending championship.
NASCAR Shakes Up 2018 ScheduleNASCAR announced several changes to its 2018 schedule on Tuesday, including new tracks for the final 11 races of the season. The changes dramatically alter the type of tracks in the playoff.
Martin Truex Jr. Living Sublimely After Kansas Speedway WinTruex roared away from Ryan Blaney and Kevin Harvick on a late restart, then did it again when Jimmie Johnson spun out with two laps to go. And after so many fits at Kansas Speedway, Truex and the Furniture Row Racing team had finally found their way to victory lane.
Danica Patrick Takes Wild Ride In Fiery Wreck At KansasDanica Patrick's frustrating season continued Saturday night at Kansas Speedway when a broken brake rotor on Joey Logano's car sent them both into the wall and left Aric Almirola nowhere to go.
Stenhouse Scores 1st Career Cup Victory With Last-Lap PassA last-lap pass of Kyle Busch in overtime Sunday got Stenhouse the win at Talladega, which was the first for resurgent Roush Fenway Racing since 2014.