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Second Win Puts Harvick in Sprint Cup Lead Second Win Puts Harvick in Sprint Cup Lead

April 14, 2014 by  

By taking the checkered flag in the Bojangles Southern 500 at Darlington Speedway Saturday night, Kevin Harvick became the first driver of the season with more than one win. He also became the first NASCAR Sprint Cup driver to win from pole position at Darlington since Dale Jarrett in 1997. In his first season with Stewart-Haas Racing, Harvick won the... [Read more]

STP500 Victory for Kurt Busch STP500 Victory for Kurt Busch

March 31, 2014 by  

In a race featuring a record-breaking 33 lead changes, Kurt Busch crossed the finish line in first place in the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, beating Jimmie Johnson to the win by a mere 0.263 seconds. Dale Earnhardt Jr. took third place, followed by Joey Logano and Marcos Ambrose. Six races into the 2014 season and six different NASCAR... [Read more]

Carl Edwards Wins NASCAR Food City 500 Carl Edwards Wins NASCAR Food City 500

March 17, 2014 by  

The less than orthodox ending to Sunday’s NASCAR Food City 500 Sprint Cup Race on Sunday apparently did nothing to dampen the high spirits of Carl Edwards, who did his trademark backflip after earning his first win of the season at Bristol Motor Speedway, and his third career victory at this popular NASCAR venue. Second place went to Ricky Stenhouse... [Read more]

Harvick Earns Fifth Victory at Phoenix Harvick Earns Fifth Victory at Phoenix

March 3, 2014 by  

Kevin Harvick earned his first victory with Stewart-Haas Racing on Sunday in The Profit on CNBC 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Dale Earnhardt Jr. took second place followed by Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano and Jeff Gordon in third, fourth and fifth places respectively. Starting the race in 13th position, Harvick moved his #4 Chevrolet into 5th position... [Read more]

Elliott and Kwasniewski Get NASCAR Thumbs-Up Elliott and Kwasniewski Get NASCAR Thumbs-Up

February 17, 2014 by  

Following the ARCA race Saturday in which Chase Elliott and Dylan Kwasniewski were given the opportunity to prove themselves, the two 18-year-old drivers have been approved by NASCAR to compete in speedway racing. Kwasniewski started in pole position at Daytona International Speedway and finished the race in fourteenth position, while Elliott crossed... [Read more]

New NASCAR Sprint Cup Format Given Green Light New NASCAR Sprint Cup Format Given Green Light

February 3, 2014 by  

The official announcement by NASCAR regarding the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup’s new format put an end to weeks of speculation and sparked debates among NASCAR fans on the pros and cons of the upcoming changes, which are reportedly designed to put the emphasis on winning races, rather than accumulating points. It is anticipated that the new format... [Read more]

NASCAR Sprint Cup May See Big Changes in 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup May See Big Changes in 2014

January 20, 2014 by  

The possibility of NASCAR reinventing the format of the Chase for the Sprint Cup has drawn commentary from many quarters – some positive, but more leaning toward the negative. It’s no secret that NASCAR chairman Brian France wants the focus to be on winning races rather than the accumulation of points, and has made some adjustments over... [Read more]

Discover the Excitement of Drifting Discover the Excitement of Drifting

January 6, 2014 by  

The action of drifting, when the rear slip angle of a car is greater that the front slip angle and a loss of traction occurs between tires and track, can occur in different types of auto racing. This may be unintentional, with drivers either spinning off the track or being able to rectify the over-steering that caused the drift, or intentionally, with... [Read more]