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No changes to cars for 2016 a viable option for NASCAR

...president Steve O'Donnell now says no changes for the future has become a viable option. FITNESS PLAN: Sprint Cup Series driver Landon Cassill hopes to complete 614 miles Sunday night by driving 600 miles in the Coca-Cola 600 and jogging 14...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-20/no-changes-cars-2016-viabl
Austin Dillon takes Xfinity Series race at Las Vegas

...eighth-place finish last Sunday at Atlanta and Moffitt, 22, might well make his dream of becoming a full-time Cup series driver come true sooner rather than later."I think we all have different stories of how we got here and how we stay here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-07/austin-dillon-takes-xfinit
Championship format changes give injured, ill drivers more flexibility

...NASCAR officials.That bravado ? foolishness? ? in drivers is no more.Denny Hamlin became the fourth Sprint Cup Series driver to require a replacement when he pulled out of Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway with neck spasms. Hamlin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-20/championship-format-change
Ferrari ends long run by Mercedes in Malaysia

...after he was hired and from now on drivers must be at least 18 to compete at the top level. LARSON OUT: Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson remained hospitalized in Charlotte on Sunday and sat out the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway after suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-29/ferrari-ends-long-run-merc
NASCAR's new 'knockout' qualifying rules received mixed of reviews from Nationwide drivers at Daytona

...knockout qualifying got mixed reactions by Nationwide Series drivers last week at Daytona International Speedway, ranging...than what we normally do."A handful of Sprint Cup Series drivers already have been through the new format.The rest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-26/nascars-new-knockout-quali
Sprint Cup drivers gear up for new season with Rolex 24 at Daytona

...three-day test session early January). It's nice to be back in the car."McMurray and Larson will join IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan in one of Chip Ganassi Racing's two Riley-powered Fords. Allmendinger will return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-21/sprint-cup-drivers-gear-ne
Kurt Busch happy to be back in Sprint Cup car at Charlotte

...Indianapolis and will be in a backup car for the Indy 500. DOWNGRADED: NASCAR has downgraded the license of Truck Series driver Jake Crum for an incident at Charlotte Motor Speedway last week.Crum has been blocked from driving at tracks longer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-22/kurt-busch-happy-be-back-s
Vickers on pole at Talladega, but many drivers are angry and confused about qualifying format

...the way we intended to start the weekend."Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Justin Allgaier, two full-time Sprint Cup Series drivers, failed to make the field."I have no idea if I made the race or not," Stenhouse said as the second round began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-18/vickers-pole-talladega-man
Penalties, fines handed down

...CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR on Tuesday penalized two championship contenders ? including suspensions for Nationwide Series driver Austin Dillon's team ? for problems found during qualifying at Daytona.Three-time champion Tony Stewart was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-07-11/penalties-fines-handed-dow
Mark Martin claims pole at Michigan

...fiscal 2013. The measure had targeted the money the National Guard spends to sponsor Earnhardt, as well as IndyCar Series driver JR Hildebrand.Kingston insisted that the sponsorship money was ineffective, attracting few recruits, but he and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-08-17/mark-martin-claims-pole-mi