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Hendrick Motorsports Gives Kasey Kahne 3-Year Extension

Hendrick Motorsports and Kasey Kahne have agreed to a three-year contract extension that will keep the driver with the No. 5 Chevrolet SS team through the 2018 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.

11/20/2014

Team owner A.J. Foyt watches during practice for the IZOD IndyCar Series Firestone 550k at Texas Motor Speedway June 4, 2010 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

IndyCar Legend A.J. Foyt Stable Following Heart Surgery

Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt is in stable condition at a Houston hospital following triple bypass surgery on his heart Wednesday.

11/12/2014

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NASCAR Championship Finale At Homestead Sold Out

Homestead-Miami Speedway President Matthew Becherer says all premium seating has also been sold out for Sunday’s finale.

11/11/2014

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Hamlin: Most NASCAR Drivers Don’t Respect Keselowski

Denny Hamlin thinks most drivers don’t respect Brad Keselowski, and the contempt stems from the 2012 NASCAR champion’s refusal to show any remorse for his aggressive driving. Hamlin spoke during a national conference call on […]

11/04/2014

Hoby Smith. NASCAR fan.  (credit: Joel Thomas/CBS 11 News)

NASCAR Fans Race To The Race At Texas Motor Speedway

The NASCAR events at Texas Motor Speedway create tremendous traffic congestion as 180,000 fans flock to the races. But some have invested a lot of time winning the race to the race.

CBS 11–10/31/2014

Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, Trevor Bayne, driver of the #21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford, Landon Cassill, driver of the #40 Carsforsale.com Chevrolet, and David Ragan, driver of the #34 Dockside Logistics Ford, race during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 19, 2014 in Talladega, Alabama.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Newman Dodges NASCAR Penalty For Talladega Inspection

NASCAR has decided not to penalize Ryan Newman for failing the post-race inspection at Talladega Superspeedway.

10/21/2014

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Kevin Harvick At Ease Headed Into Tense Talladega

Kevin Harvick is already guaranteed a spot in the third round of NASCAR’s playoffs, so he has no reason to race hard Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway.

10/16/2014

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Earnhardt Riding High As He Prepares To Turn 40

The blown tire while he was leading at Kansas is long forgotten. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is celebrating his 40th birthday on Friday and the milestone has turned into a weeklong celebration.

10/09/2014

NASCAR driver Sam Hornish Jr. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Richard Petty Motorsports Signs Sam Hornish Jr. For 2015

The three-time IndyCar Series champion last completed a full NASCAR Sprint Cup season in 2010. He’ll replace Marcos Ambrose and drive the No. 9 Ford for RPM.

10/08/2014

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Stewart Says Crash Was ‘100 Percent’ Accident, Unsure If He’ll Race Dirt Again

Tony Stewart says the crash that killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track in upstate New York was ‘100 percent’ an accident.

09/26/2014

Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet, looks on prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on August 31, 2014 in Hampton, Georgia. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Declines To Charge Stewart In Driver’s Death

A grand jury has decided against charging NASCAR star Tony Stewart in the August death of another driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

09/24/2014

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, gets in his car on pit road during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire.  (Photo by Will Schneekloth/Getty Images)

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole At New Hampshire

Brad Keselowski turned a track-record lap of 140.598 mph to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

09/19/2014

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