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NASCAR won't sanction Kurt Busch until police investigation ends

...Series championships, clinching the title with a ninth-place finish at Homestead-Miami Speedway.Crafton became the first driver to win consecutive championships in the series. Darrell Wallace Jr. earned his fourth win of the season.Wallace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-11-14/nascar-wont-sanction-kurt-
Ryan Blaney surges past Kyle Busch to win Nationwide race

...on Friday night for his second career victory.Blaney's victory was a surprise after Busch, seeking to become the first driver ever to win four consecutive races in the series on the 0.533-mile oval, had dominated, especially on restarts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-22/ryan-blaney-surges-past-ky
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins to complete season sweep at Pocono

...tied him for the most in Sprint Cup this season.Earnhardt held off the hard-charging Kevin Harvick to become the first driver to sweep both races at the track since Denny Hamlin in 2006.Earnhardt tweeted "Lookin for a broom" last week when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-03/dale-earnhardt-jr-wins-com
Rusty Wallace among seven inductees into Motorsports Hall of Fame

...my back is ever going to be the same after what happened at Charlotte," he said. DUNO'S PLANS: Milka Duno, the first driver from Venezuela to race in the Indy 500, will become the first Hispanic woman to appear in NASCAR when she embarks on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-06/rusty-wallace-among-seven-
Jeff Gordon is making run at fifth NASCAR title

...track.Here are five things to know about Pocono Raceway:SWEEP CITY: Dale Earnhardt Jr. is trying to become the first driver to sweep Pocono since Denny Hamlin in 2006. Earnhardt will attempt to capture the second season sweep of his career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-02/jeff-gordon-making-run-fif
Vickers on pole at Talladega, but many drivers are angry and confused about qualifying format

...the first round of qualifying, when 23 cars had five minutes to make their qualifying lap. Nobody wanted to be the first driver on the track, and many sat on pit road waiting for traffic to pull out. They all wanted to turn their laps while racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/vickers-pole-talladega-man
Failure is higher in new test

Just before taking her first driver's license test in Augusta recently, Gia Huynh learned that...effect in January, 20 percent of the people who have taken their first driver's license test have failed, according to Georgia Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/25/met_398383.shtml
Metro
Hamlin gets sweep at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. ? Denny Hamlin became the first driver in 17 years to sweep Darlington Raceway, winning the...Nationwide Series race Friday night, Hamlin became the first driver since Mark Martin in 1993 to sweep the Darlington weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-05-09/hamlin-gets-sweep
Nascar | Sports
NASCAR newsmaker: Regan Smith

...SMITH No. 78 Chevrolet - Furniture Row RacingFor the second time in his Sprint Cup Series career, Regan Smith was the first driver across the finish line last Saturday at Darlington Raceway. But for the first time he was declared the winner.Nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2011-05-11/nascar-newsmaker-regan-smi
Nascar | Sports
Engine derails driver's record bid

LAS VEGAS --- Matt Kenseth 's attempt to become the first driver in NASCAR history to win the season's first three races went up in smoke Sunday at the Shelby 427 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/02/nas_513240.shtml
Nascar