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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
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
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 younger...

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
Fryer: Keselowski isn't fazed by Richmond mishap

...defense even began, he found himself inside NASCAR headquarters explaining comments he made in a USA Today article to NASCAR chairman Brian France and Lesa France Kennedy, head of International Speedway Corp. His opinions were not popular, and voicing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-05/fryer-keselowski-isnt-faze
NASCAR chairman Brian France aware of fans' concerns

NASCAR Chairman Brian France is aware of the fan debate surrounding the past two months of racing, and acknowledged the sanctioning body is studying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-19/nascar-chairman-bria
Most drivers seem to favor NASCAR format changes

...best-of-the-best, first-to-the-finish line showdown race ? all of which is exactly what fans want," Brian France, NASCAR chairman and CEO said.With winning becoming so important, there already was some concern that drivers might be too aggressive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-01-30/most-drivers-seem-favor-na
Fryer: Need for wins changes late-race strategy

...Last year, you may have taken a third place and the points, but this year it's like, 'Hey, go for it.'"NASCAR Chairman Brian France had grown to despise points racing ? that practice of a driver taking few risks in the closing laps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-03/fryer-need-wins-changes-la
NASCAR ratings plummet despite success of Dale Earnhardt Jr.

...for the next two races at Phoenix and Las Vegas. Neither did the fact he finished second in both of those races.NASCAR chairman Brian France said ratings were affected in 2009 and 2010 when Earnhardt didn't win a race or qualify for the Chase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-19/nascar-ratings-plummet-des
Daytona 500 capsules

...CREW CHIEF: Alan GustafsonSPONSOR: Drive To End HungerTWITTER: @JeffGordonWebNOTES: Was added to the Chase by NASCAR Chairman Brian France as an unprecedented 13th driver to the 12-driver field when it was found other teams manipulated the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-22/daytona-500-capsules