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Hendrick Motorsports has had sudden dropoff

...Dover International Speedway, and all came in the first 13 races.Dale Earnhardt Jr. has two wins, the last on July 5 at Daytona International Speedway, and both came at restrictor-plate tracks.Jeff Gordon and Kasey Kahne haven't seen Victory Lane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-26/hendrick-motorsports-has-h
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies a day after suffering head injuries

...company of IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway.An acclaimed sports car racer, Wilson won the prestigious 24 Hours of Daytona with Michael Shank Racing, and he competed in 20 Formula One races in 2003 before moving to the U.S. to join Champ Car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/indycar-drive-justin-wilson-
Joey Logano fends off Joe Gibbs Racing to win his third race of the season

...challenges from Kevin Harvick, but ultimately cruised to his third win of the year.Logano has won on a superspeedway in the Daytona 500, on the road course at Watkins Glen and now Bris tol's short track. He has won twice this month as he readies for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-22/joey-logano-fends-joe-gibb
Justin Wilson's injury mars Ryan Hunter-Reay's win at Pocono

...Sunday, leading all 92 laps in the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship event at Virginia International Raceway.In the GT Daytona class, Townsend Bell and Bill Sweedler won in the No. 62 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari. ARCA: In Springfield, Ill., SA.J...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-23/justin-wilsons-injur
Danica Patrick lands new sponsor, will stay with Stewart-Haas Racing.

...anywhere else."Patrick has 105 starts at NASCAR's top level, with six career top-10 finishes. She won the pole for the Daytona 500 in 2013, and is currently a career-best 21st in the standings.She's twice led laps in the Indianapolis 500, finished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-18/danica-patrick-lands-new-s
NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker dies

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday.Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-10/nascars-gentle-giant-buddy
Jeff Gordon's farewell tour keeps hitting snags

...Gordon should have known what was to come this season, his final as a NASCAR driver, when he crashed on the last lap of the Daytona 500. Then he crashed the next week at Atlanta and this farewell tour of sorts had officially stalled out of the gate.It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-10/jeff-gordons-farewell-tour
Nature of Daytona race creates opportunities for non-winners

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Aric Almirola punched his...rain-shortened, victory in the Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway.He doesn't have...nature of restrictor-plate racing at Daytona could create his best chance to win before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-04/nature-daytona-race-create
Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Austin Dillon won the Xfinity Series race at Daytona Inter national Speedway on Saturday night by avoiding...Dillon's third victory of the season, first at Daytona and first on a superspeedway. TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-04/austin-dillon-wins-xfinity
Last-lap crash causes major scare at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - As soon as Dale Earnhardt Jr. crossed the finish line early Monday at Daytona International Speedway he watched an accident...landed in the stands, injuring 33 people.Daytona, as part of a $400 million makeover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-06/last-lap-crash-causes-majo