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Fans injured at Volusia Speedway when sprint car flips over fence (Video)

Three fans were taken to the hospital Sunday night after a sprint car flipped over a fence on the exit of turn 2 at Volusia Speedway Park near Daytona Beach in De Leon Springs, Florida. The incident happened during a World of Outlaws session. Show More Summary

Chase Elliott and Dale Earnhardt Jr. to start on front row for Daytona 500

It’s the third-straight year the No. 24 car has qualified first for the 500. (Getty) Chase Elliott is a repeat Daytona 500 pole winner. And he’ll be joined on the front row for the Feb. 26 race by his teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. Right after Earnhardt Jr. Show More Summary

Takeaways from the Clash: Concussion testing isn't really mandatory

Welcome to the 2017 season and welcome back to our post-race takeaways column. Per usual, we’ll have some random thoughts to espouse after Cup Series races and this column will be the landing spot for them. Let’s go through what we learned during Sunday’s Clash. Show More Summary

Joey Logano wins Clash as Hamlin and Keselowski make contact on final lap

Your browser does not support iframes. Joey Logano benefited from contact between Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski on the final lap to go from third to first and win the Advance Auto Parts Clash exhibition race at Daytona. Logano and...Show More Summary

Preseason exhibition Clash race postponed to Sunday

Alex Bowman will drive the No. 88 in the Clash for Dale Earnhardt Jr. (Getty) The unofficial first race of the 2017 Cup Series season has been delayed. Rain forced the postponement of Saturday night’s Advance Auto Parts Clash to Sunday. Show More Summary

2017 Preview: Jimmie Johnson leads our projected final four of drivers

Your browser does not support iframes. You could probably figure out from the rest of our countdown as to who the top four drivers would be in our 2017 projections. Now it’s time to list those drivers in a projected order. And there’s a gr-eight chance the defending champion is No. Show More Summary

Nature's Bakery says it won't be bullied by Stewart-Haas, plans to file counterclaims to suit

Nature’s Bakery said Stewart-Haas Racing’s lawsuit against the snack company is a threat of “scorched earth litigation” and that it plans to defend itself from the race team in counterclaims. SHR filed a suit against Nature’s BakeryShow More Summary

All drivers who crash out of NASCAR races must take immediate concussion exam

Dale Earnhardt Jr. missed 18 races in 2016 after a concussion. (Getty) NASCAR will administer on-site concussion tests for all drivers who are no longer able to compete in a race because of crash damage. The sanctioning body announced...Show More Summary

Kurt Busch's former agent sues for over $1 million in alleged nonpayments

Busch made it to the third round of the Chase — now playoffs — in 2016. (Getty) A former agent for Kurt Busch believes the driver owes $1.4 million in payments. In a suit was filed this month, per USA Today and MLive.com, by Sports Management Network. Show More Summary

Nature's Bakery says it won't be bullied by Stewart-Haas, plans to file counterclaims to suit

You’ll notice there’s no Nature’s Bakery logo on Patrick’s firesuit. (Getty) Nature’s Bakery said Stewart-Haas Racing’s lawsuit against the snack company is a threat of “scorched earth litigation” and that it plans to defend itself from the race team in counterclaims. Show More Summary

2017 preview: Drivers Nos. 5-8 in our projected standings

Your browser does not support iframes. Welcome to part three of our preview series. After checking out these four drivers, it’s pretty obvious who our final four is going to be, right? We’ll reveal our projected champion Friday. Matt Kenseth is the only active driver without a non-Chase title. Show More Summary

Here are the stage lengths for every Cup Series race in 2017

NASCAR races will be divided up into three segments in 2017. (Getty) We now know the length of the three stages for all of NASCAR’s races in 2017. As part of new rules implemented for the season, every race is broken up into three pieces. Show More Summary

2017 Preview: Drivers Nos. 9-12 in our projected standings

Kyle Larson got his first career win in 2016. (Getty) Welcome to part three of our NASCAR preview series. After guessing who we think misses the playoffs, we looked at who we think will finish in the bottom four of the playoffs Tuesday. Show More Summary

Book excerpt: Dale Earnhardt's final win at Talladega was his most thrilling

Dale Earnhardt Sr. behind the wheel. (Getty Images) EARNHARDT NATION, the complete biography of the Earnhardt family, written by Yahoo Sports’ Jay Busbee, is now out in paperback. In this exclusive excerpt, relive The Intimidator’s last great moment: his astounding come-from-behind white-knuckle victory at Talladega in 2000. Show More Summary

Dale Earnhardt Jr. appreciates Richard Petty 'looking out' for him

Dale Earnhardt Jr. missed 18 races after a concussion in 2016. (AP) No, Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn’t take issue with what Richard Petty said about Junior’s return to racing. In an appearance on Fox Sports 1 earlier in February, Petty said...Show More Summary

2017 Preview: Drivers No. 13-16 in our projected standings

Your browser does not support iframes. Welcome to the second part of our NASCAR preview series. Monday we took a look at nine drivers we think will miss out on the 2017 playoffs. Now it’s time for the drivers we think will finish in the bottom quarter of the playoff standings. Show More Summary

The drivers who we think miss out on the playoffs in 2017

Welcome to the last work week without NASCAR until Thanksgiving week. Scary, isn’t it? Over the next two weeks we’ll have a lot of season preview content here at Yahoo Sports. This week, among other things, we’re going to make our season predictions that are 100 percent guaranteed to be wrong. Show More Summary

College basketball: This Gonzaga team is different, and could make a run in March

LOS ANGELES – The biggest question facing every Gonzaga team since Mark Few took over in 1999 is the same: Can the Bulldogs win in March? Sure, Gonzaga dominates the West Coast Conference year after year – Gonzaga has never finishedShow More Summary

Richard Petty 'a little disappointed' Dale Earnhardt Jr. is back driving after concussion

Richard Petty has 200 wins in the Cup Series, the most of any driver. (Getty) Richard Petty isn’t entirely thrilled to see Dale Earnhardt Jr. back in the Cup Series in 2017. The seven-time champion said on Fox Sports 1 Monday that he...Show More Summary

NASCAR mandates that cars that go to garage after crashing can't return

Going to the garage? Your day is now done. (Getty) The days of crews thrashing on crashed cars in garage stalls in a frantic effort to get the cars back on the track are over. NASCAR explained its new damaged car policy Wednesday, a rule that prohibits drivers from taking a crashed vehicle to the garage and re-entering a race. Show More Summary

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