Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Daytona accelerates safety overhaul with new walls, barriers

...wall near the first turn will be fitted with SAFER barriers.Jeff Gordon hit a concrete wall a week later at the Atlanta Motor Speedway and Ryan Blaney hit an unprotected wall on March 7 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.Since then NASCAR has asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-18/daytona-accelerates-safety
Joey Logano, Jimmie Johnson can breathe easy with spots in Chase locked up

...Penske said.A victory qualified Logano for the playoffs. Jimmie Johnson joined him by winning last Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.While Logano and John son have the luxury to spend the rest of racing's regular season getting ready for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-04/joey-logano-jimmie-johnson
Jeff Gordon has knack for finding unprotected barriers

...wasn't hurt after his car smacked an inside wall at Atlanta Motor Speedway. When he got out of his car, Gordon walked toward...in Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway made Landon Cassill the first driver since Glenn Dunaway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-04/jeff-gordon-has-knack-find
Stolen Sprint Cup car found, returned to team

...didn't occur in nearly enough time for Travis Kvapil and Team XTREME to compete in this weekend's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, it was a huge boost for the small-budget operation in its bid to make the next event at Las Vegas."There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-28/stolen-sprint-cup-car-foun
Drivers believe new rules will make for 'better show' at Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. - Atlanta Motor Speedway has the reputation as being one of the toughest tracks to...that it's been made even more difficult by new rules, the Atlanta Motor Speedway may be more popular among the drivers than ever.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-28/drivers-believe-new-rules-
Former Lakeside football star Kyle Tudor working on Jeff Gordon's pit crew

...to love."I can't complain," he said while setting up Gordon's pit stall before last Sunday's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. "I love it. I love every minute of it."Years ago, most over-the-wall crewmen served as mechanics during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-04/former-lakeside-football-s
NASCAR falls flat in follow-up to Daytona 500

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR did not have its finest weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway, where the follow-up to the Daytona 500 began with the theft of a race car and a parked SUV rolling into Denny Hamlin's motorhome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-02/nascar-falls-flat-follow-d
Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

...slow getting his car through inspection for Friday's qualifying session at the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.He made up for it with the fastest car in Sunday's main event.Johnson was forced to use last year's points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-01/jimmie-johnson-pulls-away-an
Kevin Harvick wins Xfinity Series race at Atlanta

...turned in another dominating performance Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, holding off Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano in...Wednesday night, most cars were already at Atlanta Motor Speedway.Although the team was late getting to the track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-28/kevin-harvick-wins-xfinity
Kyle Busch released from hospital after crash

...Daytona to Charlotte, where he was released Friday.David Ragan is driving the No. 18 Toyota this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Busch's sponsor put "Get well, Kyle!" on the back of the car. ENCOURAGING SIGNS: It's only one race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-27/kyle-busch-released-hospit