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Fryer: Racing-shortened race was quintessential NASCAR

...In this topsy-turvy second season of NASCAR's new championship format, it was only...flag.Yet another burst of rain forced NASCAR to call the event 93 laps from the finish and everyone ? the drivers, the fans, NASCAR itself ? was denied the opportunity to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-16/fryer-racing-shortened-rac
NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker dies

...1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday.Baker...brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host...than 30 years and was honored as one of NASCAR's 50 greatest drivers in 1998. He was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-10/nascars-gentle-giant-buddy
Tony Stewart to retire from NASCAR after 2016

...it was time for a change, three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart announced Wednesday...in a sprint car crash. His passion for NASCAR racing has also waned in the last several...sure-fire, first ballot shoo-in for the NASCAR Hall of Fame."Kevin Harvick, who was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-09-30/tony-stewart-retire-nascar
NASCAR trio are in trouble in the Chase after Sunday's race

...Cup championship victory, three other NASCAR stars suffered huge hits in their push...20th and blamed his second incident on NASCAR not cleaning oil off the track.An aggravated...basically one lane. His main beef was with NASCAR: When Busch tried to force something at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-12/nascar-trio-are-trouble-ch
Rules package for 2016 season is favored by NASCAR drivers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR's ever-changing plans to design...configuration the drivers desperately wanted.NASCAR said Wednesday it will use a base package...the fans," said Steve O'Donnell, NASCAR executive vice president and chief racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-14/rules-package-2016-season-
Thank Kevin Harvick for latest fiasco in NASCAR

...dignity in defeat after he was bounced from NASCAR's playoffs.The class shown by NASCAR's most popular driver in not criticizing the...Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. But NASCAR said last week that in an effort to maintain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-26/thank-kevin-harvick-latest
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...the public.Adams, a native of Dearing, entered his first NASCAR race in Darlington, S.C. in 1950. He qualified his 1949...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-09-10/former-nascar-driver-weldo
NASCAR's ruling on Matt Kenseth leaves drivers confused

Although NASCAR drew the line Tuesday by issuing penalties...Kansas Speedway as "quintessential" NASCAR, it clearly was outraged by Kenseth's...drove Logano into the first turn wall.NASCAR suspended Kenseth Tuesday for the next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-04/nascars-ruling-matt-kenset
NASCAR suspends Matt Kenseth two races for wrecking Joey Logano

...drivers are running amok on the track, NASCAR suspended Matt Kenseth for two races Tuesday...and the policy has not been uniform.NASCAR said it punished Kenseth because he had...altered the outcome of Sunday's race. NASCAR also said it factored aspects of safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-03/nascar-suspends-matt-kense
Sponsorship conflicts are common in NASCAR

...Energy drink.However, unlike others in NASCAR, there won't be any such competition...For example, the official soft drink of NASCAR is Coca-Cola, but Victory Lane at more...those conflicts interesting is the fact NASCAR is controlled by the family of NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-28/sponsorship-conflicts-are-