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Kurt Busch fighting to stay alive in Chase

...biggest stars crowding his car. Dale Earnhardt, Bobby Labonte, Dale Jarrett all zooming past Busch and giving the rookie driver a reality check ? his racing heroes from TV were now his toughest competitors on the track."I was so blown away...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-09-27/kurt-busch-fighting-stay-a
Troubled Swan Racing makes moves, remains afloat

...other former Swan Racing crew members.Swan Racing will continue to look for options for Kligerman that will keep the rookie driver on the track. 'KING' PLANS RETURN: Richard Petty is scheduled to return to the track this weekend for the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-23/troubled-swan-racing-makes
Swan Racing owner Brandon Davis having trouble keeping team up and running

...But unable to keep funding the cars out of his own pocket, Davis might have to shut down the team. That leaves two rookies drivers with few options at this point of the season. Whitt (33rd in the standings) and Kligerman (38th) have struggled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-17/swan-racing-owner-brandon-
Kevin Harvick posts win in Nationwide race at Atlanta

...end and cost us a couple spots. My guys deserved better than that. So my bad."INDYCAR: In Fontana, Calif., rookie driver Mikhail Aleshin has been upgraded to stable condition after undergoing a procedure for a chest injury from his horrific...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-30/kevin-harvick-posts-win-na
Swan Racing's Davis sets the tone for team's improbable spots in Daytona 500

...odds, is what drives Davis and everyone else on his race team. They are under-fundedand outmanned. They have two rookie drivers and a commitment to run every lap of the upcoming season.And that means never starting and parking.Although they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-21/swan-racings-davis-sets-to
Power posts first win on oval track

...Texas, where he was twice a runner-up.The race-tightening crash in the opener came with 22 laps remaining when rookie drivers Charlie Kimball and Cunningham made contact in the fourth turn.Wheldon had only a one-race contract with Bryan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-06-12/power-posts-first-wi
Tagliani's team takes blame for qualifying mistake

INDIANAPOLIS - Rookie driver Alex Tagliani took the hit Sunday. Conquest Racing owner Eric Bachelart took the blame after the Canadian rookie was bumped out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/18/nas_524366.shtml
Nascar
Measure would ban teens from calling while driving

...cell phone restrictions for teen drivers. The measure's Republican sponsors say it would help keep Georgia's rookie drivers safe from distractions that could lead to fatal accidents. The House plan would ban motorists younger than 18 from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/25/met_501506.shtml
Metro
Passing blame crosses the line

...on the last lap at Talladega Superspeedway? The debate over the frantic finish raged Monday, with claims that the rookie driver was robbed of his first career victory because NASCAR used its judgment to give a two-time series champion a coveted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/07/nas_478520.shtml
Nascar
Rookie Justin Wilson wins Detroit Indy Grand Prix

...regained the lead. "That was pretty much the race," Dixon said. On the 17th lap, Dan Wheldon made contact with rookie driver Jaime Camara. Wheldon spun into a tire barrier, but was able to restart. Wheldon also had trouble with about 20...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/01/nas_471588.shtml
Nascar