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Darlington Raceway president Chip Wile confident will grow with April date

...ago, NASCAR President Mike Helton was asked if Darlington could once again regain its Labor Day date, now at Atlanta Motor Speedway, and would not rule it out."I have seen a lot of things in this sport that I was surprised by," Helton said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-08/darlington-raceway-preside
Experiment fails for Toyota at Atlanta Motor Speedway

Toyota brought a few tricked-up engines to Atlanta Motor Speed­way last weekend for a 180-mph dress rehearsal for the upcoming Chase for the Championship, but the experiment didn't work.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-04/experiment-fails-toyota-at
Kyle Busch locks up spot in Chase with win in Atlanta

...with a victory.Busch beat Joey Logano off pit road during the final round of pit stops with 36 laps remaining at Atlanta Motor Speedway.Once he took the lead, he stayed there.Busch had to fend off challenges during three different restarts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-01/kyle-busch-locks-spot-chas
Some drivers are playing it safe in hopes of making the Chase for the Championship

...automatically make the cut for the playoffs.There are two races remaining in the regular season ? Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway and the Sept. 7 race at Richmond International Raceway.Kurt Busch, Keselowski and Truex took huge hits in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-28/some-drivers-are-playing-i
Goodyear debuts new tire for Atlanta race

...more grip from their tires.It has been difficult for manufacturer Goodyear to meet the demand at a track like Atlanta Motor Speedway without sacrificing reliability. But Goodyear has taken steps to address both issues with a new "zone tread...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-29/goodyear-debuts-new-tire-atlanta-
Martin Truex Jr. is back in business for 2014

...in the second practice session for the race. OBITUARY: Marcy Scott, the promotion and marketing director at Atlanta Motor Speedway, died Friday after battling breast cancer. She was 42.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-11-01/martin-truax-jr-back-busin
Southern 500 race moving to April

...ran the Southern 500 on Labor Day weekend for over half a century until shifting to larger California Speedway.Atlanta Motor Speedway currently holds a Labor Day weekend race."We all believe in Darlington's future," Wile said.Wile said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-10-11/southern-500-race-moving-a
Keselowski's chances to participate in Chase on life support after Atlanta disaster

...season-long break he needed when he took the lead with 111 laps remaining in Sunday night's AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.But a desperate attempt to defend his Sprint Cup Series championship came apart, one cylinder at a time, until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-02/keselowskis-chances-partic
Drivers' goals vary at Atlanta

...who can't make the Chase for the Sprint Cup. There are no scenarios going into tonight's AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway where he can qualify for the playoffs or even be a significant part of the late-season conversation.While many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-31/drivers-goals-vary-atlanta
Harvick wins his first Nationwide race of year

...Harvick raced to his first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of the year, holding off Kyle Busch on the final lap at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday night.Harvick pulled ahead of Busch on the 60th lap and led 132 of the 195 laps. Busch had won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-31/harvick-wins-his-first-nat