Sprint Cup http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:36:37 -0700 en-gb WEAVER: Back to fun, old-school racing http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128788-weaver-back-to-old-school-racing http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128788-weaver-back-to-old-school-racing WEAVER: Back to fun, old-school racing

When considering the polarizing events that transpired earlier in the week, Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Richmond was the best possible outcome for NASCAR fans. Instead of arguing over lugnuts, penalt...

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Sprint Cup Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:36:08 -0700
NASCAR: Edwards bumps Busch for win http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128731-nascar-bump-and-run-lifts-edwards-over-busch http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128731-nascar-bump-and-run-lifts-edwards-over-busch NASCAR: Edwards bumps Busch for win

Carl Edwards bumped teammate Kyle Busch out of the way on the final lap to win the Toyota Owners 400 Sunday at Richmond International Raceway. In a tight finish, reigning Cup champion Kyle Busch look...

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Sprint Cup Sun, 24 Apr 2016 18:25:24 -0700
NASCAR: Stewart - Series 'making it right' http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128726-nascar-stewart-series-making-it-right http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128726-nascar-stewart-series-making-it-right NASCAR: Stewart - Series

In his first interview since receiving a $35,000 fine by NASCAR for criticizing its commitment to safety on Thursday, Tony Stewart clarified his stance on the lugnut enforcement policy but stood firm...

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Sprint Cup Sun, 24 Apr 2016 16:24:46 -0700
NASCAR: Blue collar driver Ellis makes Richmond Cup field http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128691-nascar-blue-collar-driver-ellis-makes-richmond-cup-field http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128691-nascar-blue-collar-driver-ellis-makes-richmond-cup-field NASCAR: Blue collar driver Ellis makes Richmond Cup field

Sprint Cup rookie Ryan Ellis became inspirational story of the weekend on Friday when he narrowly made the field for the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway. Attempting his first star...

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Sprint Cup Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:15:02 -0700
NASCAR: Officials respond to lugnut issue http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128636-nascar-officials-respond-to-lugnut-issue http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128636-nascar-officials-respond-to-lugnut-issue NASCAR: Officials respond to lugnut issue

NASCAR Vice President of Competition Scott Miller announced that the sanctioning body will soon re-examine how it enforces the application of lugnuts during pit stops in the aftermath of a tumultuous...

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Sprint Cup Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:32:18 -0700
NASCAR: Harvick on Richmond pole after qualifying rainout http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128635-nascar-harvick-on-richmond-pole-after-qualifying-rainout http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128635-nascar-harvick-on-richmond-pole-after-qualifying-rainout NASCAR: Harvick on Richmond pole after qualifying rainout

With rain threatening to fall at Richmond International Raceway, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers put extra effort into Friday morning's opening practice. The effort paid off for 2014 series champion...

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Sprint Cup Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:29:43 -0700
NASCAR: Drivers Council reportedly will pay Stewart fine http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128608-nascar-drivers-council-reportedly-will-pay-stewart-fine http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128608-nascar-drivers-council-reportedly-will-pay-stewart-fine NASCAR: Drivers Council reportedly will pay Stewart fine

Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart (LAT photo) NBC Sports reports that the Drivers Council – a group of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers that meets occasionally with NASCAR leadership – wi...

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Sprint Cup Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:10:21 -0700
WEAVER: Why Bristol was less than groovy http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128451-weaver-why-bristol-was-less-than-groovy http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128451-weaver-why-bristol-was-less-than-groovy WEAVER: Why Bristol was less than groovy

The Food City 500 was a bit of a dud. For all the excitement produced by the Xfinity Series race the day before, the Sprint Cup main event was equally lacking. Carl Edwards owned the afternoon, leadi...

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Sprint Cup Mon, 18 Apr 2016 17:25:04 -0700
NASCAR: Goodyear responds to JGR cars' tire failures http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128426-nascar-goodyear-responds-to-jgr-cars-tire-failures http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128426-nascar-goodyear-responds-to-jgr-cars-tire-failures NASCAR: Goodyear responds to JGR cars

With the exception of race winner Carl Edwards, Joe Gibbs Racing was besieged by tire problems on Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway. While Edwards was out leading the most laps, his teammates were sim...

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Sprint Cup Mon, 18 Apr 2016 13:02:15 -0700
NASCAR: Edwards wins incident-packed Bristol race http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128402-edwards-wins-incident-packed-bristol-race http://www.racer.com/nascar/sprint-cup/item/128402-edwards-wins-incident-packed-bristol-race NASCAR: Edwards wins incident-packed Bristol race

Carl Edwards dominated an incident packed race to take his first NASCAR Sprint Cup win of 2016 at Bristol Motor Speedway. The pole-sitting Joe Gibbs Racing driver led 276 of the 500 laps and held off...

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Sprint Cup Sun, 17 Apr 2016 20:00:11 -0700