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Jeff Gordon: driving the DeLorean to 2001?

With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series being in the midst of its Chase for the Sprint Cup championship postseason — the circuit is three races into the 10-race Chase and embarks on round two this weekend at Kansas Speedway — Jeff Gordon continues to be a name thrown around in talk of favorites to win [...]

Paul Menard will have new crew chief after Charlotte

Slugger Labbe won't be atop Paul Menard's pit box after the October 11 race at Charlotte. Richard Childress Racing announced Wednesday that Labbe was taking a leadership role with the team's research and development efforts and would...Show More Summary

Drivers Most in Danger of Being Eliminated in Contender Round of 2014 Chase

For the first time in NASCAR history, we have a 12-way tie for first place. Yes, you read that right: 12 drivers, all in first place—or last, if you want to look at it from a "glass half full, glass half empty" viewpoint. But that 12-way...Show More Summary

NASCAR at Kansas 2014: Latest NASCAR Team News, Drivers to Watch and More

As NASCAR prepares to take over Kansas Speedway for the Hollywood Casino 400, the Chase for the Sprint Cup has heated up after four drivers were eliminated in the Challenger Round. Only 12 drivers remain in the Contender Round, and the playing field has been leveled, as all start the next three-race series with the exact same number of points. Show More Summary

Max Verstappen Comparisons with Ayrton Senna Hint at Once-in-a-Generation Talent

Max Verstappen is set to make his Formula One debut for Toro Rosso during the first free practice session at the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday. He also turned 17 on Tuesday. So it's kind of a big week for the Dutch teenager who is already...Show More Summary

Japanese Grand Prix 2014 Preview: Start Time, TV Times, Weather, Schedule, Odds

Formula One remains in eastern Asia this weekend for the 30th Japanese Grand Prix. The venue will be the beautiful Suzuka circuit, close to Nagoya in the southern part of Honshu. It will be the 26th time F1 has visited this track. Lewis Hamilton won his second successive race in Singapore to take a narrow lead in the drivers' championship. Show More Summary

Tony Stewart says he never thought of retiring after incident with Kevin Ward Jr.

Tony Stewart reiterated the impact that the Aug. 9 incident with Kevin Ward Jr. has had on him and said Monday that he never considered retiring from driving after he struck and killed the 20-year-old. Stewart had his first press conference since the accident on Monday. Show More Summary

Tony Stewart not charged by grand jury in death of Kevin Ward Jr.

Tony Stewart will not be charged by an Ontario County (N.Y.) Grand Jury in the death of Kevin Ward Jr. The grand jury determined Wednesday that there was no evidence of a criminal act. The case was passed on to the grand jury by Ontario...Show More Summary

2014 Stock Watch for Drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase: Week 30 Edition

The Chase Challenger round is history. Bring on the Chase Contender round. And while you're at it, take stock of the 12 drivers who are left in this 2014 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup as well as the four who just left it. Jeff Gordon obviously is one whose stock is on the rise at just the right time. Show More Summary

Power Rankings: Three drivers, one top spot. Who gets it?

Our Power Rankings are far from a scientific formula. In fact, it's the perfect blend of analytics and bias against your favorite driver. And you think we dislike your favorite driver, so it makes sense, right? Direct all your complaints to us at happyhourmailbag@yahoo.com. 1. Show More Summary

Danica Patrick: Latest News and 2014 Sprint Cup Standing Ahead of Kansas

After starting the 2014 AAA 400 in 13th, Danica Patrick and the No. 10 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet were forced to walk out of Dover International Speedway with a 25th-place finish. Through five career races on the mile-long concrete track, Patrick has an average finish of 25.80 and was right on that mark again Sunday. Show More Summary

The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Kansas II

Four are gone and 12 remain. Brad Keselowski leads the field of 12 remaining Chase drivers into the Contender round, perhaps the most difficult of the four rounds that make up the Chase. The first, the Challenger round was all aboutShow More Summary

NASCAR Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Hollywood Casino 400

Below is a look at the 12 Contenders – and beyond – at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas going into the Hollywood Casino 400 on Sunday, October 5. Coverage begins on ESPN at 1 p.m. ET and the race is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET. KANSAS-SPECIFIC STATISTICS   1 – Brad Keselowski (No. 2 [...]

Japanese Grand Prix 2014: 10 Key Facts About Suzuka Circuit

The majestic Suzuka circuit will host its 26th Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. Located towards the southern end of the largest Japanese island, Honshu, the circuit is considered one of the finest on the modern calendar. Quick, relatively...Show More Summary

Going back to original Chase for the Sprint Cup predictions

Looking back.... Okay, not looking back all that far, just a few days back to the weekend when I updated my prediction on which four drivers would fail to advance to the second, or contender round, based on then-current standings, I would have been better off if I’d left well enough alone. [...]

Mick Schumacher: What Do We Know About Talented Son of F1 Champion Schumi?

Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time Formula One champion Michael, captured some headlines of his own last week after finishing second in the FIA KF Junior World Championship. The highest level of junior karting, the event featured...Show More Summary

The Finish Order: Jeff Gordon Rises To The Occasion At Dover

BY DAVE GRAYSON At the very beginning of the 2014 NASCAR racing season, many of us were wondering if four time Sprint Cup Series Jeff Gordon was contemplating retirement in the near future. The golden boy of NASCAR’s 1990?s era became the sport’s elder statesman. Now, as we approach the final months of the racing season, it’s apparent that the “R” [...]

Japanese Grand Prix 2014 Live Streaming F1 Online

F1 Japanese Grand Prix 2014 Live Stream Online Japanese Grand Prix 2014 Live Streaming F1 Online Watch live F1 Japanese Grand Prix 2014 Stream here. Japanese Grand Prix on October 5th 2014. The Japanese Grand Prix is a race that is part of the Formula One World Championship calendar. This event might be the last of […]

Latest Tony Stewart Comments Show Racing Normalcy Still a Long Way Off

In examining Tony Stewart's comments from Monday's news conference at the Stewart-Haas Racing complex, which the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver co-owns with Gene Haas, one fact became abundantly clear very quickly. While Stewart's first Q&A session with the media since the Aug. Show More Summary

Fantasy NASCAR at Kansas 2014: Picks, Top Drivers for Hollywood Casino 400

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Kansas City, Kansas, this week for the Hollywood Casino 400. The series last raced at Kansas Speedway in a Saturday night race in May. The three drivers who dominated the last race at Kansas are the same drivers who are running well in the Chase. Show More Summary

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