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NASCAR Nationwide Series at Watkins Glen 2014: Live Leaderboard Updates

The Nationwide Series at Watkins Glen is set to start the road course races for NASCAR this weekend with the Zippo 200. Marcos Ambrose was the fastest in the Nationwide Series practice, per NASCAR 's official website, and while it might...Show More Summary

NASCAR at Watkins Glen 2014: Start Time, Live Stream, TV Schedule and More

Road courses provide an interesting quirk to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series every season, which is why all eyes will be on Watkins Glen International Sunday afternoon. With the start of the Chase for the Sprint Cup inching closer and closer, drivers are becoming desperate to reach Victory Lane. Show More Summary

Could Jeff Gordon’s bad back mean retirement’s coming soon?

Four-time NASCAR Cup champion Jeff Gordon made a statement early this year that if he won a fifth title this year, he may just retire, as his career would be complete. Gordon, though, wasn’t exactly being matter-of-fact about the possibility of a retirement come 2014 season’s end. He later said that he was taken too [...]

MotoGP Grand Prix of Indianapolis 2014: Race Schedule, Live Stream, Top Riders

The second half of the MotoGP season gets underway this weekend with the Indianapolis Grand Prix as standings leader Marc Marquez goes for his 10th straight victory. The winner of the opening nine races of the season, the 21-year-old...Show More Summary

NASCAR at Watkins Glen 2014 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard Updates

There are road courses, and then there are courses that make you feel like you're really out on the road...and just happen to be hitting 170 miles per hour from time to time. That's the scene NASCAR's Sprint Cup drivers are looking at...Show More Summary

Mercedes and Force India Getting Most Value for Their Money in 2014 F1 Season

Mercedes and Force India are at opposite ends of the Formula One grid in terms of the size of their budgets. This season, however, both teams are getting an excellent return on their investments. The other thing those two teams haveShow More Summary

Danica Patrick had a tough Friday at Watkins Glen

Each of Friday's two practice sessions at Watkins Glen presented problems for Danica Patrick. In the first practice, Patrick missed a shift on the road course and sensed a vibration in the engine. After practice the team decided to replace...Show More Summary

Watkins Glen: The place where Allmendinger and Ambrose's Chase chances teeter

It's go time for A.J. Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose. If either driver wants to make the Chase, they need to get to victory lane at Watkins Glen on Sunday. With four other races to go before the Chase, it may seem like a rash statement. Show More Summary

NASCAR's Hired Guns, the Road-Course Ringers Who Left Their Mark

Although most fans think NASCAR has been an oval-only series for much of its seven-decades long existence, road-course races have been on its schedule since its inception. In years past, the majority of the sport’s drivers, including many of its top talents, would circle the road-race dates on the schedule and view them with antipathy. Show More Summary

NASCAR Drivers Not Receiving Enough Attention for 2014 Success

It's been a rather exciting season thus far in Sprint Cup. Through 21 races, plenty of different drivers have generated big headlines. There's been Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s win in the season-opening Daytona 500 and two wins at Pocono. There's...Show More Summary

Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Mercedes Boss, Romain Grosjean and More

Mercedes' dominant 2014 season had been in the pipeline long before the W05 car hit the track. The Silver Arrows had highlighted this year—and all the regulation changes that came with it—as the year to emerge as Formula One's leading...Show More Summary

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Set to Lose National Guard as Sponsor

Dale Earnhardt Jr. might be in the throes of one of his best seasons as a Sprint Cup driver, but he could be losing a sponsor in the National Guard. Jeff Gluck of USA Today shares the latest on the apparent shift in sponsorship for Earnhardt: [Rick]...Show More Summary

Going Behind the Scenes with a NASCAR Tire Specialist on Race Day

Think you've got what it takes to be a NASCAR tire specialist? RCR crew member Andy Flynn takes us behind the scenes to show us how he handles race-day prep, as well as live action on Sundays. Learn more at Read more Motorsports news on

Could we see a Hendrick Motorsports – National Guard contract dispute?

One would think that if there’s a contract between two people, businesses, organizations, etc., there’d be an expiration date on said contract that would be known to both parties. Apparently, that’s not the case when it comes to the sponsorship agreement between the National Guard and Hendrick Motorsports when it comes to the Guard’s sponsorship [...]

Happy Hour: Could a non-Chase format be closer than the Chase this year?

Throughout the week you can send us your best questions, jokes, rants and just plain miscellaneous thoughts to or @NickBromberg.We'll post them here, have a good time and everyone's happy. Was that really the most thrilling Pocono we've seen in a while, or is it buoyed by the Dale Earnhardt Jr. Show More Summary

Road Course King Gordon Attempts To End WGI Drought

At first glance, a betting man might believe Jeff Gordon would be the popular pick to win this Sunday at Watkins Glen. The current points leader holds the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series road course record with nine victories, including four at Watkins Glen. Gordon has already clinched a spot in the Chase and has everything to gain [...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. To Top Of The Chase Grid

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s win on Sunday at Pocono Raceway catapulted him to the top of the Chase Grid Outlook, and if the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup began today, he’d start as the No. 1 seed; which would be a first for the 11-time Most Popular Driver. Earnhardt has only led the standings during the Chase [...]

Burning Daylight: Time Dwindling For The Winless

Five races on five very different tracks. That’s what faces the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and the 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. For 11 drivers, it’s all or nothing time. For those 11 drivers with wins – and therefore a likely Chase spot – a victory means three more bonus points tacked onto [...]

FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Drivers Turn Right at Watkins Glen, Payoffs Straight Ahead

Only five races remain before NASCAR ’s Chase for the Sprint Cup eligibility is set, and NSCS drivers needing a win are keenly aware. They will get the rare opportunity to turn right as well as left at Watkins Glen International for the Cheez -It 355 At The Glen. Show More Summary

Identifying the Future World Champions on the F1 Grid in 2014

Despite the arrival of so-called "pay drivers" in recent years, Formula One's talent pool is arguably richer than it has ever been this season. The 2014 grid contains five world champions—Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton,...Show More Summary

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