NASCAR http://www.racer.com/nascar Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:20:54 -0700 en-gb WEAVER: Rescuing the Brickyard http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132400-weaver-rescuing-the-brickyard http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132400-weaver-rescuing-the-brickyard WEAVER: Rescuing the Brickyard

At this point, it feels like piling on, but certain aspects of the Super Weekend at the Brickyard must to be addressed. Actually, it's technically not the Super Weekend anymore, and hasn't been since...

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NASCAR Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:15:42 -0700
XFINITY: SHR set to field a team in 2017 http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132396-xfinity-shr-set-to-field-a-team-in-2017 http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132396-xfinity-shr-set-to-field-a-team-in-2017 XFINITY: SHR set to field a team in 2017

While one half of its ownership – Tony Stewart – was experiencing a bittersweet weekend at Indianapolis in his final race there before his retirement, Stewart-Haas Racing was busy planning expansion ...

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NASCAR Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:15:04 -0700
NASCAR: Stewart, Gordon share last-lap memory http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132377-nascar-stewart-gordon-share-last-lap-memory http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132377-nascar-stewart-gordon-share-last-lap-memory NASCAR:  Stewart, Gordon share last-lap memory

Defending Sprint Cup champion Kyle Busch won his second consecutive Brickyard 400 on Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but he wasn't the most notable story of the afternoon. Nor was he the s...

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NASCAR Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:03:58 -0700
NASCAR: Larson's finish helps Chase chances http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132376-nascar-larson-s-finish-helps-chase-chances http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132376-nascar-larson-s-finish-helps-chase-chances NASCAR: Larson

Kyle Larson finished fifth on Sunday in the Brickyard 400 and it was a result that went a long way toward sending him to the Chase for the Championship. The result catapulted the third-year driverfou...

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NASCAR Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:15:24 -0700
NASCAR: Johnson finish snaps Hendrick slump http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132375-nascar-johnson-finish-snaps-hendrick-slump http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132375-nascar-johnson-finish-snaps-hendrick-slump NASCAR: Johnson finish snaps Hendrick slump

It was far from a flawless performance, but Jimmie Johnson finished third on Sunday in the Brickyard 400, snapping a three-race streak without a top-10 for himself and Hendrick Motorsports. Johnson e...

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NASCAR Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:38:16 -0700
NASCAR: Busch earns historic Indianapolis sweep http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132374-nascar-busch-earns-historic-indianapolis-sweep http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132374-nascar-busch-earns-historic-indianapolis-sweep NASCAR: Busch earns historic Indianapolis sweep

Kyle Busch dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Indianapolis to become the first driver to earn pole and win both the Xfinity and Cup races in a weekend. In what was a relatively clean race until ...

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NASCAR Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:00:15 -0700
XFINITY: Kyle Busch extends Indy domination with win http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132344-xfinity-kyle-busch-extends-indy-domination-with-win http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132344-xfinity-kyle-busch-extends-indy-domination-with-win XFINITY: Kyle Busch extends Indy domination with win

About the only thing Kyle Busch didn't win on Saturday was the one prize he wasn't eligible for. But the driver of the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota won everything else, capping a phenomenal day at ...

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NASCAR Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:57:14 -0700
NASCAR: Kyle Busch takes Indy pole http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132343-nascar-kyle-busch-takes-indy-pole http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132343-nascar-kyle-busch-takes-indy-pole NASCAR: Kyle Busch takes Indy pole

A sweep at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is nothing new to Kyle Busch. But this year, he started early. With a lap at 184.634mph (48.745 seconds) in the final round of Saturday's knockout qualifying, B...

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NASCAR Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:27:06 -0700
NASCAR: Stewart 'not sentimental' over Indy farewell http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132310-stewart-not-sentimental-over-indy-farewell http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132310-stewart-not-sentimental-over-indy-farewell NASCAR: Stewart

Tony Stewart insists the final home race of his NASCAR Sprint Cup career at Indianapolis this weekend will not be an excessively emotional occasion for him. The local hero and lifelong Indiana reside...

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NASCAR Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:11 -0700
NASCAR: Mixed first day back for Gordon http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132302-nascar-mixed-first-day-back-for-gordon http://www.racer.com/nascar/item/132302-nascar-mixed-first-day-back-for-gordon NASCAR: Mixed first day back for Gordon

It was a mixed bag of results for Jeff Gordon in his impromptu return to the Sprint Cup Series on Friday during practice for the Brickyard 400. The four-time champion was ninth in the opening round o...

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NASCAR Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:07:47 -0700