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You Remembered: Augusta International Speedway

...Roberts Chrysler-Plymouth on 15th Street, near the Butt Memorial Bridge. Richard Petty was making an appearance with his race car, promoting the Nov. 13, 1966, Georgia Cracker 300 at Augusta Raceway's half-mile oval.I remember looking skyward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-16/you-remembered-augusta-intern
Toy makers' new darlings: tiny critics on YouTube

...its latest Spy Gear toys. Anki, which makes robotic toy cars, teamed up with Evan and KittiesMama for reviews on a race car. WowWee is working with Mommy and Gracie on promotional videos for Elektrokidz collectible dolls. The parents and companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-06/toy-makers-new-darlings-ti
Shepherd-Logano dustup shows NASCAR needs to consider age rule

...Shepherd last ran a full Sprint Cup season, and his last national series victory was in 1993.He can still probably wheel a race car better than most of us, but that doesn't mean the 72-year-old should be racing against the very best drivers in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-14/shepherd-logano-dustup-sho
Kurt Busch doesn't mind these kind of shots from the media

...night's Sprint Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.Toyota is the first manufacturer to move to an updated version of its race car. It closely resembles the 2015 Camry consumers can purchase. Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota in 2013 all unveiled race cars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-11/kurt-busch-doesnt-mind-the
Jeff Gordon wins at Dover in Chase elimination race

...chief) Alan Gustafson and all the guys on this No. 24 team," Gordon said. "They've just giving me such an awesome race car team this year. I'm having so much fun."Team Penske was rolling, winning four of the last five races dating to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-28/jeff-gordon-wins-dover-cha
Jamie McMurray surprise winner of Sprint Cup pole at Martinsville

...driver at 13th. He said Harvick will be fine if his car is good and he gets a long green-flag run."You have a fast race car and you get good, long green-flag runs, you can drive your way to the front," Gordon said. "You've just got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-24/jamie-mcmurray-surprise-wi
Logano wins at Kansas to advance in title race

...unwound like a string. It just came off the tire and it popped off the corner," Earnhardt said. "Man, that was a great race car. We hadn't been running very good the last several weeks." Keselowski was the next to suffer a tire problem that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-05/logano-wins-kansas-advance
Tony Stewart ready to get back behind the wheel

...and it will mark the first time TonyStewart's driven a race car since breaking his leg Aug. 5 in a sprint car race.The...take a little longer."Just seeing Stewart back in the race car is all Jarvis, and everyone else in the close-knit NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-13/tony-stewart-ready-get-bac
Generation-6 race car faces test at Talladega this week

...for anyone criticizing the newest race car."I mean, Daytona was ? it wasn't...safety reasons.The new Generation-6 race car made its debut at Daytona and everyone...to get a better grip on the newest race car, which was designed to bring back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-05-01/generation-6-race-car-face
Track records fall with emergence of new Generation 6 race car

When it comes to speed, NASCAR's Generation 6 race car has lived up to billing.Not only do most drivers say it's easier to drive than last year's Car of Tomorrow, it's been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-07/track-records-fall-emergen