Joey Logano, Jimmie Johnson can breathe easy with spots in Chase locked up

...relieved. Just two races into the 36-race season, both are in good shape to build on their fast starts. Along with Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kevin Harvick, the four have posted top-5 finishes in both races.On the flip side, Brad Keselowski...

Jeff Gordon has knack for finding unprotected barriers

...But many didn't even think about it."I don't think that thing is going to be that big of a deal anyways," Dale Earnhardt Jr. said. "I wasn't too worried about it. We can adjust the car on pit road."The track bar runs along the rear...

Drivers believe new rules will make for 'better show' at Atlanta

...in fourth, Carl Edwards in fifth, Kyle Larson in sixth, Ryan Newman in seventh, Sam Hornish Jr. in eighth, Dale Earnhardt Jr. in ninth and Kasey Kahne in 10th.Thirteen drivers, including former series champions Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson...

Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano on pole at Atlanta

...in fourth, Carl Edwards in fifth, Kyle Larson in sixth, Ryan Newman in seventh, Sam Hornish Jr. in eighth, Dale Earnhardt Jr. in ninth and Kasey Kahne in 10th.The confusion during inspection was only part of the bizarre day at Atlanta...

Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

...bad-fast," Johnson said after leading the final 21 laps.The final restart came with 14 laps to go. Johnson led Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kevin Harvick after the final caution and got the jump on both to run away for an easy win.Harvick wound...

Joey Logano rewards car owner Roger Penske's faith in him with Daytona 500 victory

...know him, too.Logano's victory came at the expense of a dominating day by Hendrick Motor sports. Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson combined to lead 158 of 203 laps at Daytona International Speedway, but Logano's No. 22...

Joey Logano gives Roger Penske another Daytona 500 win

...and pass ? the four-car juggernaut from Hendrick Motor sports. Hendrick drivers Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne combined to lead 158 of 203 laps, but Logano found a way to stay out front during the final...

Gordon leads Hendrick Motorsports team into Daytona 500

...start on the outside pole; Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be third; and Kasey...has two. Darrell Waltrip, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Geoff Bodine each have...So will Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne.

Kurt Busch loses final appeal to have NASCAR suspension lifted

...out of his car in a short-track race. Smith, who has one Cup victory, also filled in two races in 2012 while Dale Earnhardt Jr. recovered from a concussion."He's a good fit, he's in the family and he'll get us through this week...

Chase Elliot still amazed by his rapid ascent

...wins during his rookie year. When he was hired at Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s JR Motorsports, it was given he was being groomed...are six fulltime Sprint Cup drivers in the race ? Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski, Aric Almirola...