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Road course specialist Marcos Ambrose continues dominance with Nationwide win at Watkins Glen

...left. I tried to hold him back. Another lap and I would have been in trouble."Ambrose's future in NASCAR with Richard Petty Motorsports remains in doubt, and he desperately needs a victory in Sunday's Sprint Cup race to have any chance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-09/road-course-specialist-mar
Jeff Gordon on track for fifth title

...Gordon's career, and he's just the third driver to hit that mark. Although it was once believed he might chase Richard Petty's record of 200 wins, David Pearson's 105 is suddenly in reach depending on how long Gordon wants to stay in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-28/jeff-gordon-track-fifth-ti
Drive to End Hunger campaign to remain Jeff Gordon's primary sponsor in 2015

...wants to make it an even dozen.A win at Watkins Glen would earn the Australian his first berth in the Chase and give Richard Petty Motorsports a second car in NASCAR's version of a postseason. Aric Almirola drove Petty's famed No. 43 to victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-08/drive-end-hunger-campaign-
Jeff Gordon is making run at fifth NASCAR title

...will attempt to capture the second season sweep of his career and first since Talladega in 2002.POCONO ANNIVERSARY: Richard Petty won the first NASCAR race held on the tri-oval track ? the Purolator 500 ? on Aug. 4, 1974. The second race of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-02/jeff-gordon-making-run-fif
New opportunity might send Marcos Ambrose back to Australia

...Ambrose isn't talking. His current car owner, Richard Petty, isn't saying much other than any decision on Ambrose...up to him as much as anything. He's been good for Richard Petty Motorsports." ZESTFULLY CLEAN: Roush Fenway Racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/new-opportunity-might-send
Alliance wants seat at NASCAR table

...for trying to get the drivers to join the Teamsters in 1961.And when Talladega Super speedway was opened in 1969, Richard Petty tried to organize drivers against racing there because there were a lot of tire failures.NASCAR founder Bill France...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-16/alliance-wants-seat-nascar
Aric Almirola wins a rainy Coke Zero 400

...win put Almirola in position to qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, and it marked the return of Richard Petty's iconic No. 43 to Victory Lane.It came the weekend of the 30th anniversary of Petty's 200th, and final, win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-06/aric-almirola-wins-rainy-c
Sticking with status quo on NASCAR schedule irks some drivers

...he said. "I feel like we're closer than we've been in a long time in balance and in speed." ALL FOR ONE: Richard Petty said Friday the Race Team Alliance was necessary because NASCAR hasn't done enough to help the owners slash costs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-25/sticking-status-quo-nascar
NASCAR refuses to recognize Race Team Alliance

...Hendrick Motorsports, Roush Fenway Racing, Richard Childress Racing, Joe Gibbs Racing, Michael Waltrip Racing, Richard Petty Motorsports, Chip Ganassi Racing, Stewart-Haas Racing and Penske Racing.The purpose of the alliance, the owners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-23/nascar-refuses-recognize-r
Road-course specialist Marcos Ambrose eyes spot in Chase

...the Sprint Cup championship and solidify his future at Richard Petty Motorsports. Ambrose's current deal with the organization...the end of the season."I'm in a renewal year with Richard Petty for 2015," Ambrose said. "I'm not really thinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-20/road-course-specialist-mar