Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Two drivers are fined, placed on probation for walking across the racing surface

...series leader Juan Pablo Montoya by 65 points at the season's halfway point headed into Saturday night's race at Texas Motor Speedway. No cool fuel: NASCAR ordered Kurt Busch's team to remove blankets that covered fuel cans on pit road during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-06-03/two-drivers-are-fined-plac
Bruton Smith, Terry Labonte head newest class of NASCAR Hall of Fame

...purchased a half interest in iconic North Wilkesboro Speedway in 1996 and moved one of its dates to newly built Texas Motor Speedway.North Wilkesboro's other race date went to New Hampshire International Speedway, another SMI owned circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-20/bruton-smith-terry-labonte
Jimmie Johnson picks up fifth victory at Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Jimmie Johnson led 128 laps to get his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night.Johnson also won in November at Texas, where all four of his previous wins had been in fall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-11/jimmie-johnson-picks-fifth
IndyCar qualifying scrapped after rain

...In Fort Worth, Texas, Erik Jones wore a cap and gown so he could pick up his high school diploma on a stage at Texas Motor Speedway a year ago.Holding his first Xfinity Series trophy in Victory Lane, the 18-year-old's racing suit was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-11/indycar-qualifying-scrapped-after
Three Sprint Cup drivers starting to separate themselves from the pack

...something out for the 1½-mile tracks, they should be dominant in Saturday night's Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.A year ago Harvick, Logano and Keselowski combined to win 16 of 36 races ? eight of them on 1½-mile tracks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-08/three-sprint-cup-drivers-s
Kyle Larson explains missing last week's race

...Martinsville Speedway.Larson on Thursday was medically cleared to return to competition beginning next weekend at Texas Motor Speedway.NASCAR does not race this week.The 22-year old fainted Saturday at Martinsville, and was taken that night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-02/kyle-larson-explains-missi
NASCAR sponsorships more than just money

...promoting hard liquor. The sanctioning body had a problem with the NRA's sponsorship of the 500-mile race at the Texas Motor Speedway in 2013.At the same time, it's not easy finding companies that want to spend $50 million a year in NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-06/nascar-sponsorships-more-j
Some NASCAR teams aren't tigtening all lug nuts in an effort to save time

...48 car."Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s team missed a couple lug nuts during their first stop last Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway. That created a wobble in one of his rear wheels and it forced him to make an extra pit stop."We had a couple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-15/some-nascar-teams-arent-ti
Blockers in NASCAR can pay hefty price at end of a race

...traffic.Kevin Harvick emphatically showed his displeasure with Joey Logano in the waning moments Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway. A quarter mile after Logano moved his yellow Ford in front of Harvick to block his charge, Harvick used his front...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-15/blockers-nascar-can-pay-he
Teenager Erik Jones takes Xfinity race over Sprint Cup stars

FORT WORTH, Texas - Erik Jones wore a cap and gown so he could pick up his high school diploma on a stage at Texas Motor Speedway a year ago.Holding his first Xfinity Series trophy in Victory Lane, the 18-year-old's racing suit was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-11/teenager-erik-jones-takes-