Chase Elliott celebrates Nationwide championship; Matt Kenseth earns win in series finale

...on the speed chart. CHILDRESS DROUGHT: When Dale Earnhardt was in his prime, winning championships seemed easy for car owner Richard Childress.But the emergence of Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson, along with Earnhardt's death on the final...

Jeff Gordon's hopes for fifth Sprint Cup title dashed in Phoenix

...Gordon and Harvick, who earned the automatic spot in the finale by winning the race. OWNER SUPPORT: Kurt Busch's car owner did not consider removing him from the car while police in Delaware investigate a claim of domestic assault made by his...

Cell phones are invaluable to NASCAR crewmen

...their phones to take selfies during the celebration, and they often get telephone calls from their car owners. SECOND FIDDLE: Although car owner Gene Haas plans to have a Formula One car on the track for the 2016 season, America has a long way...

Toyota tops annual reliability ranking from 'Consumer Reports'

...Fiat and Cadillac. The most common problems were unresponsive touchscreens and trouble pairing up phones.Younger car owners tended to be the most impatient with glitchy electronics."They expect the same connectivity level when they're in...

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed due to potentially deadly inflator problem.

Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

...covering 4.7 million cars and SUVs.Car owners might have difficulty determining...Until it's repaired, she urged car owners to go to manufacturer Web sites or...Friedman said in a statement that car owners should respond to the recalls to...

Owner Roger Penske praises his duo of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano

...Roger have provided."Penske is regarded as the premier car owner in racing history. He retired as a driver in 1965. He made his stock car debut as a car owner at the old Riverside Speedway in 1972 with Donnie Allison...

Jeff Gordon isn't focusing on career milestones at this point

...Justin Alexander will replace Labbe as crew chief for Menard following next week's race at Charlotte.HENDRICK IN HUNT: Car owner Rick Hendrick watched one of his drivers, Kasey Kahne, rally from a four-lap deficit last Sunday at Dover, to finish...

National Highway Traffic Safety Admini­stration studying Toyota acceleration problem

DETROIT - A U.S. safety agency is looking into a car owner's allegations that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds and cause crashes, reviving a problem that...

Kurt Busch fighting to stay alive in Chase

...Speedway. He flashed some of that early Outlaw spirit, grinding and fighting ? and using his natural talent ? to prove car owner Jack Roush may have been right in fast-tracking the 22-year-old Busch to NASCAR's elite series.Fast forward...