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Bruton Smith, Terry Labonte head newest class of NASCAR Hall of Fame

...administrator.The biggest surprise had to be Smith, often a thorn in side of the NASCAR's ruling France family. But NASCAR Chairman Brian France opened voting discussions by asking the panel to consider Smith's inclusion. And Smith led the five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-20/bruton-smith-terry-labonte
Kurt Busch reinstated by NASCAR, granted waiver for Chase

...indicated he wished he had participated in such a program earlier in his career. He also said he had been encouraged by NASCAR chairman Brian France, who urged him not to change as a driver."It's a road map that they laid out that I am respecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-11/kurt-busch-reinstated-nasc
Changes abundant this year in NASCAR

...make it easier to catch crewmen who jump over the wall too early, as well as any unapproved adjustments to the car. NASCAR chairman Brian France said rule changes eventually will be judged by the quality of racing."We judge it quite simply by lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/changes-abundant-year-nasc
NBC, Fox take reins of NASCAR coverage

...by rain. The 2013 edition averaged 16.7 million viewers, but down from nearly 18 million from 2007 and 2008.NASCAR Chairman Brian France said his series is still "one or two" for American sports viewers every weekend from February to September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-20/nbc-fox-take-reins-nascar-
Jimmie Johnson glad Kevin Harvick won

...Newman advanced to the finale through consistency after a winless season.The Chase format this year was touted by NASCAR chairman Brian France as one that would put an emphasis on winning, and Harvick won three Chase races, including the final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-11-20/jimmie-johnson-glad-kevin-
Fryer: Post-race dustups put NASCAR in tough position

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR Chairman Brian France has always been very clear about the action he wants to see in races.He loved the 2011 season finale when Tony Stewart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-13/fryer-post-race-dustups-pu
NASCAR has no answers for Kyle Busch's trucks domination

...younger drivers gain valuable experience even if somebody gets on a run and tends to win more events than is normal," NASCAR chairman Brian France said. "So we try to balance that out, but we lean on the side of the greater experience for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-09/nascar-has-no-answers-kyle
NASCAR considering schedule changes; Coke Zero 400 postponed

...afternoon of constant weather warnings at Daytona International Speedway Saturday served as the perfect backdrop for NASCAR chairman Brian France to talk about the challenges of keeping the sports' wheels rolling.While the sanctioning body faces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-05/nascar-considering-schedul
NASCAR refuses to recognize Race Team Alliance

...between the newly-created Race Team Alliance and NASCAR, the sanctioning body clearly is digging in for a fight. NASCAR chairman said his group wouldn't deal with the collective group."That would probably be the worst thing we could ever do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-23/nascar-refuses-recognize-r
Sticking with status quo on NASCAR schedule irks some drivers

NASCAR Chairman Brian France says nothing drastic will be done to next year's schedule.That's unfortunate for drivers who are ready for big...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-25/sticking-status-quo-nascar