NASCAR Timeline

Danica Patrick Crashes Early In Practice

DANICA WRECKS

NASCAR racer, Danica Patrick, is coming off to a bad start at the Bristol Motor Speedway, Friday afternoon. Just three minutes into her opening for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice on the 0.533-mile track, Danica crashed. According to Yahoo Sports, Danica Patrick was practicing, when Danica lost control of her No. 10 Chevrolet at… Read more »

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Comes In Second In The Profit On CNBC 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. had an exciting victory at the Daytona 500 last weekend. However, he was not able to repeat his performance today during the The Profit on CNBC 500 at the Phoenix International Raceway. He fell a little short, landing him in second place behind Kevin Harvick, who led most of the race with… Read more »

Pace Car Fire Video At Daytona Sprint Unlimited Laughed At By Racers

Pace Car Fire Video At Daytona Sprint Unlimited Laughed At By Racers

A pace car fire was caught on video during the Daytona Sprint Unlimited. Fortunately, no one was hurt but it did have many racers laughing. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Richard Petty made some eyebrows raise with his criticism of Danica Patrick. Also, the Wallenda family put on a different type of NASCAR… Read more »

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Crew Chief Change Will Affect Sprint Cup Season

dale earnhardt jr. crew chief chase for the sprint cup

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is facing another crew chief change at the end of the 2014 Sprint Cup season. In early January, current crew chief, Steve Letarte, announced he will be leaving to work for NBC. His decision comes at a critical juncture in Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s career. No one has been under the microscope more… Read more »

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas, Takes Over Chase Lead

Jimmie Johnson Victory Texas

Jimmie Johnson won the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Texas on Sunday and took over the lead in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. If he keeps the lead, Johnson could win a sixth championship. Johnson secured a dominant victory on Sunday, his first of the season on a 1.5-mile track. He took a seven-point… Read more »

Jamie McMurray Wins At Talladega, Johnson Takes Points Lead

Jamie McMurray Wins

Jamie McMurray won the Cup race at Talladega on Sunday, breaking a 108-race winless streak and allowing Jimmie Johnson to take the lead in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. McMurray took the lead with 15 laps to go and held off a charge from Dale Earnhardt Jr. to take the checkered flag for the… Read more »

Travis Kvapil ‘Embarrassed’ About Arrest, Still Racing This Weekend

Travis Kvapil Apologizes Arrest

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Travis Kvapil is “embarrassed” about his arrest earlier this week for alleged domestic violence. Despite the charges against him, Kvapil will still race the No. 83 BK Racing car at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend. Kvapil spoke with reporters on Friday after he qualified 41st for the race, reports USA… Read more »

NASCAR Feud Between Keselowski And Busch Continues To Escalate

Brad Keselowski and Kyle Bush - Nascar Feud

Kyle Busch dumped Brad Keselowski during Lap 188 of the Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway on Saturday and following the race Keselowski declared “Now, we got war.” The NASCAR feud between Busch and Keselowski has been escalating for some time with Brad calling his nemesis a “dirty driver” who does what he wants. After… Read more »

Danica Patrick: NASCAR Teammates Rule Could Be A ‘Little Unfair’

Danica Patrick: NASCAR Teammates Rule Could Be A 'Little Unfair'

Danica Patrick says a NASCAR teammates rule is sometimes a “little unfair.” As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Danica Patrick is co-hosting the Country Music Awards. NASCAR officials are trying to figure out rules for what should be considered okay or out of bounds for NASCAR teammates to help each other. For Danica Patrick, NASCAR’s… Read more »

NASCAR Drivers Experience Engine Woes At Chicagoland Speedway

Chicago Speedway Night Race and Engine Troubles

NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup kicked off on Sunday night at Chicagoland Speedway and the race was highlighted by various engine troubles. Playoff contender Joey Logano was the first racer to radio his crew to tell them that his Ford engine was about to fail. 40 laps later Logano pulled into the teams garage…. Read more »