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NASCAR drivers' concerns might bring about changes in 2016

...provide enough answers to warrant changing how cars are constructed and set up. A group of drivers met with several NASCAR officials at Dover International Speedway to voice a collective concern over safety, competition and ratings issues.Several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-10/nascar-drivers-concerns-mi
Matt Crafton earns Truck Series win at Texas

...retirement.Gordon, the four-time series champion, was one of about 20 top drivers who met last weekend with NASCAR officials at Dover International Speedway. Competition, the 2016 rules package, attendance and safety were among the topics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-05/matt-crafton-earns-truck-s
Jimmie Johnson makes history with 10th win at Dover

...concrete for asphalt.Earnhardt was among a small group of drivers that included Hamlin and Harvick who met with NASCAR officials on Saturday night to discuss issues in the sport, including safety."We talked about a lot of things, things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-31/jimmie-johnson-makes-history
Fans can still fly the Confederate flag during NASCAR races

NASCAR officials split the difference on the strong pushback against South Carolina...Confederate flags onto track property, however.MIXED MESSAGES: NASCAR officials told drivers before last Saturday's Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-24/fans-can-still-fly-confede
NASCAR driver's council for feedback was long overdue

...apparently changed with the formation of a driver's council, which had the opportunity to meet last weekend with NASCAR officials while at Dover International Speedway.NASCAR has downplayed the significance of the meeting, with executive vice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-01/nascar-drivers-council-fee
Kurt Busch will not be charged in domestic violence case

...and "sensationalism." She offered no specifics.NASCAR officials indefinitely suspended Busch last month after a Delaware...He has missed the first two races of the season. NASCAR officials said Monday that he has agreed to follow their recommended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-05/kurt-busch-will-not-be-cha
Jeff Gordon has knack for finding unprotected barriers

...wall at Atlanta Motor Speedway. When he got out of his car, Gordon walked toward the wall and pointed it out to a NASCAR official.While NASCAR and its racetracks insist Steel and Foam Energy Reduction barriers are the "highest priority," Gordon's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-04/jeff-gordon-has-knack-find
Championship format changes give injured, ill drivers more flexibility

...with swollen eyes, Ricky Rudd used tape to keep them open. Richard Petty ran three races hiding a broken neck from NASCAR officials.That bravado ? foolishness? ? in drivers is no more.Denny Hamlin became the fourth Sprint Cup Series driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-20/championship-format-change
Newman's team finds little support from fellow competitors after manipulating tires

...the rest of the calls. NASCAR now uses video cameras in each stall to catch violations. The cameras have replaced NASCAR officials and they providean unobstructed view of the entire stop.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-08/newmans-team-finds-little-
Fight mars Johnson's victory in Texas

...stopped his car on pit road right by Keselowski and confronted him. There were punches thrown in the melee, with NASCAR officials in the middle of crew members and others around the No. 2 car.Gordon was leading on the first green-white-checkered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-02/fight-mars-johnsons-victory-