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NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - NASCAR's national series tracks announced Thursday that they...displaying the Confederate flag at our facilities and NASCAR events."The move follows NASCAR's statement last week reiterating that the flag is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-02/nascar-tracks-unite-ask-fa
Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...spoken up in support of their governor. NASCAR chairman Brian France has weighed in emphatically...400 at Daytona International Speedway, NASCAR fans will be offered the chance to trade...atmosphere for all who attend our events," a NASCAR statement said. "This will include the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-07-02/michaux-sports-voic
Busch brothers reflect on historic 1-2 finish

Brothers have raced against each other since the very first NASCAR race in 1949. But Sunday's finish at Sonoma Raceway with Kyle Busch and Kurt Busch was the first time brothers finished 1-2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-01/busch-brothers-reflect-his
NASCAR chairman Brian France calls Confederate flag offensive, wants it removed from NASCAR events

...symbol" he personally finds offensive, NASCAR chairman Brian France said the sport will...entirely from our events."This week, NASCAR said it backed South Carolina Gov. Nikki...it bars the flag symbol in any official NASCAR capacity.But banning it on race track...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-27/nascar-chairman-brian-fran
Expect a wild ride from Kyle Busch in his bid to make Chase

...schedule.The victory was the first part of NASCAR's playoff mandate. It also sparked...136 behind 30th-place Cole Whitt.NASCAR awards points based on finishing positions...leading the most laps.Some, including NASCAR itself, have calculated Busch's chances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-01/expect-wild-ride-kyle-busc
Fans can still fly the Confederate flag during NASCAR races

NASCAR officials split the difference on the strong...Confederate-flag merchandise at its stores, NASCAR issued a release supporting the growing...fans to fly them during race weekends.NASCAR reiterated in a statement Tues day that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-24/fans-can-still-fly-confede
A.J. Allmendinger is on the pole in Sonoma

...pole for JTG Daugherty Racing, which earned its first berth in NASCAR's championship race last year when All mendinger won on the...Kenseth has just six career top-10 finishes in 30 starts on NASCAR's road courses.Kenseth was followed by Larson and five-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-27/aj-allmendinger-pole-sonom
Questions are yet to be answered in NASCAR with more than half the season remaining

...title.? And finally, what is Danica Patrick's future in NASCAR? She remains winless in her third fulltime season and she's...her longtime sponsor, GoDaddy.com announced it was leaving NASCAR. Most expect her to be back.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-24/questions-are-yet-be-answe
NASCAR drivers' concerns might bring about changes in 2016

...drivers and looking at lagging ratings and attendance, NASCAR now seems more open to possible rule changes for 2016 to enhance competition.NASCAR chairman Brian France told Fox Sports 1's NASCAR RaceDay his organization will look at ways to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-10/nascar-drivers-concerns-mi
Erik Jones earns second NASCAR win of weekend

...Jones, 19, is content driving for Gibbs in NASCAR's Xfinity Series and for Kyle Busch, one...series race in Newton, Iowa.According to NASCAR, Jones is the youngest driver to win two NASCAR national series races in the same weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-21/erik-jones-earns-second-na