NASCAR http://racer.com/nascar Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb TV: NASCAR's Chase starts stronger; NBC claims big audience jump for Italian GP http://racer.com/nascar/item/108726-tv-nascar-s-chase-starts-stronger-nbc-claims-big-audience-jump-for-italian-gp http://racer.com/nascar/item/108726-tv-nascar-s-chase-starts-stronger-nbc-claims-big-audience-jump-for-italian-gp TV: NASCAR

NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup playoffs premiered with ESPN's live telecast of the race at Chicagoland Speedway, and the resulting audience figures brought a promising improvement on 2013. Sunday'...

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NASCAR Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:27:31 -0700
Tony Stewart accident case to go to grand jury http://racer.com/nascar/item/108678-tony-stewart-accident-case-to-go-to-grand-jury http://racer.com/nascar/item/108678-tony-stewart-accident-case-to-go-to-grand-jury Tony Stewart accident case to go to grand jury

The Ontario County District Attorney's office will take the Tony Stewart accident case to a grand jury, District Attorney Michael Tantillo said in a statement on Tuesday. Stewart struck and killed 20...

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NASCAR Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:04:04 -0700
Ambrose: NASCAR career had plateaued http://racer.com/nascar/item/108670-ambrose-nascar-career-had-plateaued http://racer.com/nascar/item/108670-ambrose-nascar-career-had-plateaued Ambrose: NASCAR career had plateaued

Marcos Ambrose says that a belief that his NASCAR career had plateaued was a driving force behind his decision to quit U.S. stock cars for Aussie tin-tops at the end of this season. Ambrose, who won ...

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NASCAR Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:30:03 -0700
Bad start for Michael Waltrip on "Dancing With the Stars" http://racer.com/nascar/item/108671-bad-start-for-michael-waltrip-on-dancing-with-the-stars http://racer.com/nascar/item/108671-bad-start-for-michael-waltrip-on-dancing-with-the-stars Bad start for Michael Waltrip on "Dancing With the Stars"

Michael Waltrip made his debut on ABC's “Dancing with the Stars” appearance Monday night and based on the initial reactions of the judges, he's no Helio. Judges Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli dismisse...

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NASCAR Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:28:39 -0700
NASCAR: Keselowski begins Chase with victory http://racer.com/nascar/item/108613-keselowski-begins-chase-with-victory http://racer.com/nascar/item/108613-keselowski-begins-chase-with-victory NASCAR: Keselowski begins Chase with victory

Related Stories Brad Keselowski opened the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase by fighting back from a pit delay for victory at Chicagoland Speedway. An additional pit stop for a loose wheel dropped the Pen...

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NASCAR Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:45:05 -0700
Nationwide: Two-tire tactics puts Harvick ahead at Chicagoland http://racer.com/nascar/item/108581-nationwide-two-tire-tactics-puts-harvick-ahead-at-chicagoland http://racer.com/nascar/item/108581-nationwide-two-tire-tactics-puts-harvick-ahead-at-chicagoland Nationwide: Two-tire tactics puts Harvick ahead at Chicagoland

Kevin Harvick got the track position he needed with a two-tire call under caution late in Saturday's Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300. Then he and crew chief Ernie Cope got the victory they deserved for ...

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NASCAR Sun, 14 Sep 2014 02:02:22 -0700
Trucks: Busch goes from worst to first, twice, to win at Chicagoland http://racer.com/nascar/item/108579-trucks-busch-goes-from-worst-to-first-twice-to-win-at-chicagoland http://racer.com/nascar/item/108579-trucks-busch-goes-from-worst-to-first-twice-to-win-at-chicagoland Trucks: Busch goes from worst to first, twice, to win at Chicagoland

Kyle Busch overcame more than his share of adversity Saturday night in winning the rain-postponed Lucas Oil 225 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. Busch came from the rea...

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NASCAR Sun, 14 Sep 2014 01:48:47 -0700
UPDATED: Ambrose set to leave Petty NASCAR team http://racer.com/nascar/item/108571-report-ambrose-set-to-leave-petty-nascar-team http://racer.com/nascar/item/108571-report-ambrose-set-to-leave-petty-nascar-team UPDATED: Ambrose set to leave Petty NASCAR team

Richard Petty Motorsports has now confirmed that Australian Marcos Ambrose will be leaving the team at the end of this season and return to his native country. The announcement followed a report by t...

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NASCAR Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:41:16 -0700
NASCAR: Rain hands Kyle Busch Chicago pole http://racer.com/nascar/item/108524-rain-hands-kyle-busch-chicago-pole http://racer.com/nascar/item/108524-rain-hands-kyle-busch-chicago-pole NASCAR: Rain hands Kyle Busch Chicago pole

Rain forced the cancellation of Friday's NASCAR Sprint Cup qualifying session at Chicagoland, handing Kyle Busch pole position by virtue of having set the fastest time in practice. Busch was fastest ...

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NASCAR Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:00:04 -0700
Trucks: Rain postpones Chicago race to Saturday http://racer.com/nascar/item/108522-trucks-rain-postpones-chicago-race-to-saturday http://racer.com/nascar/item/108522-trucks-rain-postpones-chicago-race-to-saturday Trucks: Rain postpones Chicago race to Saturday

NASCAR is scrambling to reschedule its full slate of racing at Chicagoland Speedway after rain washed out the Camping World Truck Series round scheduled for Friday night. Showers which hit the Joliet...

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NASCAR Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:58:45 -0700