Some kind words from owner Tony Stewart and race winner Jimmie Johnson picked up her spirits a little.
On the eve of Saturday’s Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway, my 105.3 The Fan colleague Richie Whitt and I asked Kurt Busch about the confluence of speed, safety measures and danger that is part of the thrill of NASCAR. Busch answered the question smartly, acknowledging the components of what makes auto racing so popular.
Tony Stewart has reportedly signed Kevin Harvick to drive for his team beginning in 2014.
NASCAR racer Tony Stewart has brought his Office Depot show car to North Texas for fans, ahead of a big race at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.
The Chase kicks off Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. Denny Hamlin holds the points lead over five-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson. Defending champion Tony Stewart is third.
NASCAR has penalized two championship contending teams for problems found during qualifying at Daytona.
Danica Patrick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. fans will square off in the next round of the “Drive for the Cover” competition for the fall’s new NASCAR video game.
Elf was out at Texas Motor Speedway’s media day when NASCAR driver Tony Stewart dropped by to chat. At the end of the conversation Elf put Tony on the spot.
Tony Stewart has won the first qualifying race for the Daytona 500.
Race week is underway at Daytona Motor Speedway and 3-time Texas Motor Speedway Sprint Cup champion Carl Edwards got things started in a big way by winning his first Daytona 500 pole position on Sunday.
Tony Stewart raced to his second consecutive victory, finishing just ahead of points leader Carl Edwards in the so-called “Texas Title Fight.”
With seven races down and three to go in this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, it’s looking like it will be a two-man battle for the championship in NASCAR’s premier series.