Desperate NASCAR drivers take track in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Jeff Gordon knows there could be some desperate drivers in Texas today trying to get what he already has - one of the four spots to race for the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship in the season finale.

Kyle Busch adds to record with Xfinity Series win

...overall, outdueling Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Matt Kenseth on Saturday at Kansas Speedway.Busch became the winningest NASCAR driver in Kansas Speedway history with four. He also won Xfinity races in 2007 and 2014 and a NASCAR Truck event in 2014...

Rules package for 2016 season is favored by NASCAR drivers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR's ever-changing plans to design a rules package that improves the racing has finally landed on the configuration the drivers desperately wanted.

Jimmie Johnson makes 500th career start on Sunday

...have smiled on me and this team," Johnson said.When the green flag drops Sunday, Johnson will become the 38th NASCAR driver with 500 career Cup starts. He's fifth in the standings headed into the first Chase for the Sprint Cup championship...

Former NASCAR driver Weldon Adams to be inducted in group's hall of fame

Sixty-five years after Weldon Adams entered his first NASCAR race, he is being remembered in a permanent way in Augusta.

Kyle Busch wins Xfinty race

...capitalizing at Chicagoland Speedway when others didn't have the fuel to make it to the finish.The second-generation NASCAR driver was running second Saturday morning behind Kyle Larson when Larson ran out of gas two laps from the finish. With Larson...

Clint Bowyer faces uncertain future

...NASCAR's second-tier circuit than anyone.Wallace will get one final weekend in the spotlight before retiring as a NASCAR driver, though he will continue to race in dirt-track events around the country.Wallace will make his 547th and final...

Fryer: Jeff Gordon emotional in return to his first track

...to hold it together and there have been plenty of touching tributes in the first six months of his final season as a NASCAR driver. As he heads into the final five months, Gordon is preparing for an emotional roller-coaster.The latest twist...

NASCAR drivers' concerns might bring about changes in 2016

After hearing suggestions from a council of drivers and looking at lagging ratings and attendance, NASCAR now seems more open to possible rule changes for 2016 to enhance competition.

Matt Crafton earns Truck Series win at Texas

...final lap.It was the third win this year for Crafton. DRIVER'S COUNCIL: Jeff Gordon's lone regret about the NASCAR drivers' council is that it wasn't formed well before he races into retirement.Gordon, the four-time series champion...