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Danica Patrick Talks About Dating And Racing NASCAR Boyfriend

2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day

They may not always be able to share the same real estate on the track as racecar drivers, but when Danica Patrick talks about dating fellow NASCAR competitor Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., she says they can usually be professional, not personal, about problems they’ve may have had in the race. “In NASCAR, we have a lot… Read more »

Jeff Gordon Comes In Second, But Drive For Five Is Still Alive

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Jeff Gordon’s dreams of becoming a five time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion may be about to come true. Heading into the race at Chicagoland Speedway this Sunday, Gordon was second in points, but the buzz about the much-coveted fifth title were already swirling around the 43-year-old race car driver. Unfortunately, Gordon didn’t win the… Read more »

Tony Stewart Is Out For Bristol: Misses Third Race In A Row

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Tony Stewart will be skipping this weekend’s Irwin Tools Night Race at the Bristol Motor Speedway, Stewart’s employer confirmed. Jeff Burton will sub for Stewart in the Number 14 Chevrolet, according to Yahoo Sports. Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), the ownership group of Stewart’s team, has given Stewart as much time as he needs following an incident… Read more »

Jeff Gordon And Rick Hendrick Stand By Tony Stewart Amidst Tragedy

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As Tony Stewart continues to skip races, tensions on both sides seem to be growing. Tony Stewart, despite being in seclusion as reported by The Inquisitr, fans, family and other drivers have been in the spotlight voicing their opinions and viewpoints. They range from sorrow to anger, and from support to condolences. A grieving father,… Read more »

Watch NASCAR Pure Michigan 400 Streaming Online Live; Race Preview

Watch the NASCAR Pure Michigan 400 streaming online live starting at 1 P.M. Eastern Time.

Watch the NASCAR Pure Michigan 400 from Michigan International Speedway streaming online live by following the link at the conclusion of this preview article. Time is quickly running out for drivers to get that all-important win that would virtually secure a spot in the Chase for the Cup. There are only three more races after… Read more »

Tony Stewart’s Road Rage Causes Concern Among NASCAR Drivers

Tony Stewart's Road Rage Causes FOr Concern Amongst NASCAR Drivers

Tony Stewart’s accident that resulted in the death of 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. has raised concern among his fellow NASCAR drivers. According to Sporting News, the Tony Stewart accident highlights a growing concern over road rage that can occur during these highly competitive races: “Racecar drivers should have the best car control of anyone in… Read more »

Tony Stewart Won’t Race Pure Michigan 400

Tony Stewart won't race Pure Michigan 400

Tony Stewart will not race the Pure Michigan 400 on Sunday, August 17, MLive reports. Up until Thursday, there had been no indication that he would not participate in the event at Michigan International Speedway, but on Thursday evening, Stewart-Haas Racing sent out an email indicating that he would not be racing. The decision comes… Read more »

Tony Stewart Could Not Have Avoided Hitting Other Driver, Witness Says

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Tony Stewart, the NASCAR driver who struck his fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the track while they were competing, now has one witness to corroborate his story that it was, in fact, an “accident”. On Sunday, The Inquisitr reported on this tragic story: “NASCAR driver Tony Stewart’s famous temper has struck again, this time… Read more »

Sheriff Says No Plans For Charges Against Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart No Charges Sheriff

Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges for hitting and killing Kevin Ward Jr. in an on-track accident Saturday, according to Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero. Povero explained at a news conference, “There are no criminal charges pending at this time.” The Washington Post notes that Povero and the police department reviewed the investigation with… Read more »

Watch NASCAR Cheez-It 355 At Watkins Glen Streaming Online Live

The Cheez-It 355 runs today at Watkins Glen.

Watch the NASCAR Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International Speedway today at 1 pm Eastern Standard Time streaming online live by following the link provided at the end of this preview article. The Chase for the Cup is getting closer and with each passing race; drivers who haven’t won one yet are getting more desperate… Read more »

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Gets Dumped Days After Big Win

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A week after Dale Earnhardt, Jr. picked up the season sweep at Pocono Raceway, one of NASCAR’s most popular drivers is now without his biggest sponsor. The National Guard has announced that it will no longer sponsor auto racing teams at Hendrick Motorsports after this season, and now Earnhardt, Jr. is left without a primary… Read more »

Jimmie Johnson Crash Ends Day At Pocono: Bad Tires To Blame?

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Six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson ended his day at Pocono in lap 111 after bad tires caused the No. 48 Chevrolet to smash into a wall. Johnson first hit the outside barrier on lap eight, and was able to continue on — and even get back into contention — before smashing into the… Read more »

Jeff Gordon’s Fifth Win At Indy: The Best Indy Driver Ever?

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Jeff Gordon has done something that no other driver has done at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway: win five times. Gordon’s historic win at this past weekend’s Crown Royal Presents John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Powered By BigMachineRecords.com–or just The Brickyard 400–marked his fifth time kissing the bricks. Gordon won the inaugural race… Read more »

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Shares Mom’s Text (Video)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. shares a text from his mom

Mom knows best — always! After coming in ninth at the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis on Sunday, Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s mom will not let it bring him down, as reported by USA Today. Leave it to Mom to always know the right thing to say to her boy. After the race, Dale Jr.’s mom texted… Read more »

Jeff Gordon Earns Fifth Win At Brickyard 400

Jeff Gordon Brickyard 400 Win

Jeff Gordon snapped up his fifth win at the Brickyard 400 in Indianapolis Sunday, becoming the first driver to become a five-time NASCAR winner at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Gordon snatched the lead away from fellow Hendrick Motorsports Driver Kasey Kahne on a restart with just 17 laps to go. He then held on for his… Read more »