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Need for more passing in NASCAR is studied in Michigan

...that required a lot more work Monday.NASCAR kept nine teams at the track for a day...Brian Vickers said after testing some of NASCAR's ideas.Gordon won the pole position...a distinctive advantage in clean air.NASCAR wants to create more competition by making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-20/need-more-passing-nascar-s
NASCAR adds rule on exiting cars after crashes

BROOKLYN, Mich. - NASCAR added a rule Friday barring its drivers...directed to do so by safety personnel or a NASCAR or track official. After being told...effect immediately and applies to all of NASCAR's series.The IndyCar Series announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-15/nascar-adds-rule-exiting-c
Overtime

...Mikhail Kukushkin 6-1, 7-6 (7-3). Auto RacingRace at Bristol gets rained outIn Bristol, Tenn., rain washed out NASCAR's Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday night.The race has been rescheduled for 10 a.m. today.Defending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-20/overtime
Rants & Raves

...because of medical problems. Woods has as much chance of winning another major tournament as Danica Patrick has of winning a NASCAR race. She couldn't find the finish line if it was painted across her hood. DURING THE PERIOD that Israel was defending itself...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/rants-raves
Jeff Gordon takes Michigan race for third win of year

...years since Jeff Gordon's last victory at Michigan ? which came during the same season as his most recent championship on NASCAR's top series.One of those droughts is finally over. Now the question is: Can the 43-year-old driver end the other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-17/jeff-gordon-takes-michigan
NASCAR's Tony Stewart hits, kills driver on NY track

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. - Authorities say NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed a driver...not immediately returned.The three-time NASCAR champion is scheduled to race in NASCAR's event Sunday at Watkins Glen.Michael Messerly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/nascars-tony-stewart-hits-ki
NASCAR the big winner with Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. dueling at top of points standings

...to beat.Jeff and Junior, two of NASCAR's biggest stars heating up during this lazy summer stretch of racing. NASCAR really couldn't ask for anything...few drivers who move the needle for NASCAR, and he has just five races remaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-04/nascar-big-winner-jeff-gor
Jeff Gordon is making run at fifth NASCAR title

...powerful reminder that he can still win NASCAR's biggest races.Oh, and a fifth championship...ANNIVERSARY: Richard Petty won the first NASCAR race held on the tri-oval track ? the...schedule in 1982. There have been 73 NASCAR Cup races at Pocono. Entering this weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-02/jeff-gordon-making-run-fif
NASCAR driver draws big crowd to new bargain store in Aiken

NASCAR fans flocked to the new Ollie's Bargain Outlet store in Aiken early Wednesday...said they were attracted to the grand opening for the deals and not for NASCAR."We like to see where there's a bargain," Benoit said. "If there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-06/nascar-driv
Returning to track remains 'lowest priority' for grieving Tony Stewart

...back into a race car.The three-time NASCAR champion has skipped two races since he...behind-the-scenes support he's received from the NASCAR community. But very few people have spoken...one of the most steadying voices in NASCAR and a mentor to many, including Stewart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-18/returning-track-remains-lo