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Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

...a routine pit stop when his engine suddenly failed. He was greeted with a hug from Hall of Famer Richard Petty, his car owner, in the garage."Heartbroken, I think, is the easiest way to describe it," Almirola said. "We know we are capable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-14/keselowski-wins-opening-ro
Owner Roger Penske goes after motorsports double

Will Power and Helio Castroneves gave car owner Roger Penske a 1-2 finish in the IRL IndyCar Series championship two weeks ago and now his two stock car drivers ? Brad Keselowski...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-10/owner-roger-penske-goes-af
Rusty Wallace among seven inductees into Motorsports Hall of Fame

...racing on the IndyCar circuit in 1985 and won the Indianapolis 500 in 1990 and '97, also was inducted.Drag racer and car owner Beadle had a heart attack in July. His son, Ryan, accepted the honor on his behalf.The remaining members of the class...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-06/rusty-wallace-among-seven-
US road safety agency moves slowly when drivers spot problems and petition for investigations

...transmission failures. It has yet to get a decision. "You have to ask is everything going as efficiently as it can?"Car owners have two ways to ask safety regulators for action. They can file a complaint, or submit a petition. A complaint has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-11/us-road-safety-agency-move
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finds balance in life

...days with Hendrick, including a 25th-place finish in the standings in 2009 and a 21st in 2010 - nobody really expected car owner Rick Hendrick to dump the sport's most-popular driver. Including Earnhardt."That was never a day where I thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-06/dale-earnhardt-jr-finds-ba
Alliance wants seat at NASCAR table

...to compete in the track's first race.The regular drivers relented and were back at work the next week.Now that car owners have aligned, Johnson said it might be time for drivers to do the same. "That opportunity is definitely there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-16/alliance-wants-seat-nascar
New opportunity might send Marcos Ambrose back to Australia

...country's most-revered stars, to drive his car would be a marketing boon.For now, Ambrose isn't talking. His current car owner, Richard Petty, isn't saying much other than any decision on Ambrose is up to his driver.Petty wants him to stay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/new-opportunity-might-send
Kurt Busch makes return to Indianapolis

...don't know if I could achieve that result again."But he's reminded daily of open wheel life. Busch texts with car owner Michael Andretti, IndyCar teammate Marco Andretti and other friends he made during his brief stint in open wheel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-25/kurt-busch-makes-return-in
Quick turnarounds are vital on pit road for Sprint Cup Series teams

...worn tires for his first road-course victory. "We had a plan to start we worked on a plan, Carl, Jack [Roush, car owner], the engineers, everybody, we talked about it [Saturday]," Fennig said. "We did talk about it [Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-25/quick-turnarounds-are-vita
Roush Fenway Racing lags behind

...hasn't figured it out."I know that's changed the dynamic of the underbody of the car and it's been a revelation," car owner Jack Roush said. "How low is low enough and how low is too low? Too low is higher than we thought it might have been a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-18/roush-fenway-racing-lags-b