NASCAR Race Ends Just In Time For Bristol To Get Pounded With Rain

NASCAR apparently timed today’s Sprint Cup Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up to Cancer (pheeeeew) just right. It’s been delayed and red flagged for rain throughout the day, but Bristol is about to get thoroughly pounded with thunderstorms right about...now.
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You Can't Work On The Car When The Race Is Red-Flagged For Rain

NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano and their Penske team wish this wasn’t the case, as they have a lot of work to do to get the two cars ready to race again from an incident on lap 19. Unfortunately, the race was red flagged for thunderstorms on lap 22, which leaves both teams high and...well,… » 4/19/15 5:10pm 4/19/15 5:10pm

Kyle Larson Fainted In Autograph Session; Will Miss Today's Race

According to Fox Sports, NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kyle Larson was taken to the hospital yesterday after fainting in an autograph session. Hoardes of people are certainly a nerve-wracking experience, but this was apparently a serious enough faint for him to miss today's race. » 3/29/15 10:56am 3/29/15 10:56am

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Tire Burst Into Flame After It Exploded

Phoenix International Raceway hasn't been kind to right rear tires during today's CampingWorld.com 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race. Sam Hornish Jr. ate the wall earlier after his right rear tire failed, but it was Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s tire that was the most explosive failure of them all. » 3/15/15 6:23pm 3/15/15 6:23pm

Sorry, Jeff Gordon: No Front-Row Start For You At Las Vegas

Jeff Gordon's streak of bad luck returned during the last practice session for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Kobalt 400 this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. A wreck in the final practice session yesterday will force Gordon to use a back-up car for the race, and thus, he must start from the back of the field. » 3/08/15 1:01pm 3/08/15 1:01pm

Jeff Gordon Smashes NASCAR Pole Record At Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Good news for Gordon fans: he's not only on pole, but he set a Sprint Cup track record for Las Vegas Motor Speedway doing it. According to USA Today, Gordon's car hit a speed of 194.679 mph in a 27.738-second lap of the 1.5-mile speedway. I wouldn't be surprised if the back end of his car is now plaid. » 3/07/15 9:13am 3/07/15 9:13am

Kyle Busch Will Miss Daytona 500 Due To Broken Leg

Kyle Busch found one of the remaining hard barriers on a NASCAR track that isn't covered by an impact absorbing SAFER barrier during today's Xfinity Series race at Daytona. Busch hit the concrete wall inside Turn 1, suffering a right lower leg compound fracture and left mid-foot fracture from the impact. » 2/22/15 9:01am 2/22/15 9:01am

NASCAR Driver Brian Vickers Hates Watching Other People Drive His Car

Brian Vickers has to sit out the first couple races of the NASCAR season to recover from heart surgery. How does he feel about this? "Quite frankly, it sucks," he explains to WDBJ 7. Vickers has been cleared to return to his NASCAR drive at Las Vegas in March—three races in to the season. » 1/27/15 4:24pm 1/27/15 4:24pm