Ryan Newman's Team Loses Appeal Over Tire Tampering

Bad news for NASCAR driver Ryan Newman and Richard Childress Racing: while their penalties for tampering with their tires has been reduced slightly, the National Motorsports Appeals Panel upheld those penalties today. Newman's #31 car was caught with a slow leak in its tires at Auto Club Speedway. » 4/16/15 6:15pm 4/16/15 6:15pm

Are NASCAR Teams Drilling Holes In Their Own Tires?

There's a rumor floating around the NASCAR paddock that teams are drilling tiny holes in their tires to maintain a more even tire pressure throughout the race, according to USA Today. I'm not sure how that would work without exploding into a horrifying tire-ball, but then again, I'm not a master of clever cheatin'. » 3/28/15 11:00am 3/28/15 11:00am

Judges Skeptical About Chard Beef Regal's Alleged 307 Small-Block: 100…

It turns out that the LeMons Supreme Court did » 8/23/08 2:30pm 8/23/08 2:30pm hand out a stiff penalty to at least one racer during the BS Inspection process… and whaddya know, it went to the ! For some inexplicable reason, a GM G-body with a so-called 307 Chevy aroused judicial suspicion, and the gavel fell . These guys obviously didn't read . But…