NASCAR drivers are all talk at Daytona during media day

...weekend, and you just never get there, and then that's the hard part."He goes into this year again trying to tie Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt for seven championships, the NASCAR record.___MULLET MANIA: Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is sticking...

Changes abundant this year in NASCAR

...Blaney.? For IndyCar Series champion and Indianapolis 500 winner Sam Hornish Jr. will replace Marcos Ambrose in Richard Petty Motorsports' No. 9 Ford.? Jeb Burton will drive the No. 26 Ford at BK Motor sports.? Many of the 43 officials...

Older drivers might follow Jeff Gordon's lead

...been here, every eight or 10 or 12 years, they have a reshuffling of the people up front," seven-time champion Richard Petty said. "That time's come now."You've got guys 40, 45 years old, and that's kind of a general age (of retirement...

Richard Petty can build for the future with new facility

Richard Petty drove his first NASCAR race in 1958...Now 77 and focusing solely on guiding Richard Petty Motorsports into another generation of...And as he's been his entire life, Richard Petty is ready to go as well.

Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after season

...retirement" because he could still drive again after this season.Gordon's 92 wins trail only Hall of Fame drivers Richard Petty (200) and David Pearson (105).Gordon, who debuted in the final race of the 1992 season in Atlanta, won championships...

What Is It?

...away the clue to the driver: Richard Petty, the champion NASCAR driver who...maybe have something to do with Richard Petty? Now I'm not guessing anymore...Duke boys and NASCAR legend King Richard Petty."I'd say the car is a 1970...

You Remembered: Augusta International Speedway

...track.? Travis Starr I REMEMBER THE race very well. Richard Petty blew his engine in that race. I think a couple of drivers...Chrysler-Plymouth on 15th Street, near the Butt Memorial Bridge. Richard Petty was making an appearance with his race car, promoting...

Sam Hornish Jr. to drive No. 9 Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports

...Series champion has signed a multi-year deal with Richard Petty Motorsports to drive the No. 9 Ford starting in 2015...that's a train or not, you know?"Turned out it was Richard Petty with an open seat Hornish could not refuse.Hornish...

Kurt Busch fighting to stay alive in Chase

...Stewart, Matt Kenseth and Dale Earnhardt Jr. are the only fulltime drivers with more starts than Busch. Hall of Famer Richard Petty tops the list with 1,185.Busch has collected quite a resume, including 25 wins and that 2004 title."It's...

NASCAR to ban private testing in 2015

...field will be eliminated. VACANCY: With Marcos Ambrose returning to Australia to race in the V8 Supercar Series, Richard Petty Motorsports is in the market for someone to drive the No. 9 Ford.David Ragan and Sam Hornish Jr. have emerged as...