Even as car owner Joe Gibbs was celebrating yet another victory last Sunday - his team's 10th in the past 13 races - his emotions were divided.
Nothing Joe Nemechek did in NASCAR compared to watching his 18-year-old son, John Hunter Nemechek, win last Saturday's Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.
The Chase for the Sprint Cup championshp field of 16 includes some heavy favorites, some sentimental favorites and some longshots.
The more NASCAR explains the rules for restarts, the more confused everyone gets.
Twenty-one drivers have a mathematical chance to qualify for the five remaining spots in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship field on Saturday at Richmond.
DARLINGTON, S.C. - NASCAR spent weeks celebrating a throwback weekend for Sunday's Bojangles' Southern 500, and the speedway returned the favor with one of the most-grueling races in the track's history.
DARLINGTON, S.C. - Race fans have complained for years NASCAR isn't as good now as it was a generation ago.
Normally this time of the racing season Hendrick Motorsports already has assembled an impressive fleet of cars for the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. But this clearly isn't a normal time for the sport's most-dominant team.
After an 11-year run on Mother's Day weekend, track officials decided to celebrate the Southern 500's move back to its previous Labor Day weekend slot by promoting a throwback scheme from the 1970s.
With only three races remaining in NASCAR's regular season, the formula for qualifying for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has become even more frantic.