The Score - NASCAR Racing

Kyle Busch captures pole at Charlotte; Harvick starts last

Kyle Busch captures pole at Charlotte; Harvick starts last

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) Kyle Busch is hoping his third career pole at Charlotte Motor Speedway will help end a dubious drought at a track that has frustrated him for years. Kevin Harvick is probably just
Gordon, Roush, Penske headline NASCAR Hall of Fame class

Gordon, Roush, Penske headline NASCAR Hall of Fame class

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Jeff Gordon didn't give much thought to NASCAR while racing sprint cars in Indiana as a teenager. He was too busy trying to get into open wheel racing. But when Gordon's career
Man in Earnhardt-inspired car arrested after leading police on chase

Man in Earnhardt-inspired car arrested after leading police on chase

A 43-year-old man was arrested in Arkansas after leading police on a six-mile chase in a Ford Mustang with a No. 3 painted on the door, much like the famous car driven by the late Dale Earnhardt.
Danica Patrick to host 2018 ESPYS

Danica Patrick to host 2018 ESPYS

ESPN announced on Tuesday night that NASCAR driver Danica Patrick will host this year's edition of the ESPYS, the network's annual sports award show.Patrick will be the first female host of the
Jeff Gordon headlines nominees for NASCAR Hall of Fame

Jeff Gordon headlines nominees for NASCAR Hall of Fame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) When Jeff Gordon's name is presented to the panel of voters for the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the debate should be short and simple.Yes, Gordon gets a slot.Gordon is on Wednesday's
Red-hot Harvick earns $1M payday with win in NASCAR All-Star Race

Red-hot Harvick earns $1M payday with win in NASCAR All-Star Race

Saturday's NASCAR All-Star Race was an exhibition, with no bearing on the Monster Cup standings, but you wouldn't have known it after watching Kevin Harvick drive to victory in Charlotte.Harvick
Kevin Harvick chasing perfection after 5th win in 12 races

Kevin Harvick chasing perfection after 5th win in 12 races

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) Kevin Harvick had just taken the checkered flag for the fifth time this season, wheeled his car into victory lane and bathed in another confetti shower when he lamented what
Harvick earns 5th win of season with late pass at Kansas

Harvick earns 5th win of season with late pass at Kansas

Kevin Harvick passed Martin Truex Jr. with one lap to go to win Saturday night's race at Kansas Speedway, his fifth win in what has turned out to be a dominant start to the season.Harvick qualified on
Report: France family exploring sale of NASCAR amid attendance struggles

Report: France family exploring sale of NASCAR amid attendance struggles

The France family have reportedly engaged with Goldman Sachs to explore a potential sale of NASCAR, according to Bob Pockrass and Darren Rovell of ESPN.Discussions of the potential sale arise while
Ex-NASCAR Xfinity crew member arrested for allegedly breaking team owner's jaw

Ex-NASCAR Xfinity crew member arrested for allegedly breaking team owner's jaw

A former crew member for JP Motorsports was arrested Friday morning after he allegedly broke a team owner's jaw during an altercation at Dover International Speedway in Delaware.Dover police said
Harvick battles rain to win AAA 400 Drive for Autism

Harvick battles rain to win AAA 400 Drive for Autism

DOVER, Del. (AP) Kevin Harvick dominated a race interrupted by rain and drove to his Cup Series-high fourth victory of the season Sunday at Dover International Speedway.Harvick reeled off three
90-year-old Hershel McGriff becomes oldest person to race in NASCAR event

90-year-old Hershel McGriff becomes oldest person to race in NASCAR event

Hershel McGriff made history at a K&N Pro Series West event in Tucson, Ariz. on Saturday night, becoming the oldest person to compete in a NASCAR-sanctioned race at the age of 90. Before hitting
Sauter defends title in Truck Series race at Dover

Sauter defends title in Truck Series race at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) Johnny Sauter led 137 laps on Friday and pulled away on an overtime restart to defend his trophy in a Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway. Sauter narrowly split two
Wallace making strides early in NASCAR season

Wallace making strides early in NASCAR season

DOVER, Del. (AP) Darrell Wallace Jr. was a budding photographer his first few years at the track, snapping away with his Canon 60D to show an insider's view of NASCAR. The hobby is on hold. Wallace
Larson wins 5th career pole, Harvick also in front at Dover

Larson wins 5th career pole, Harvick also in front at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) Kyle Larson has given Chevrolet a needed boost, turning a lap of 158.103 mph to win the pole at Dover International Speedway. Larson won his fifth career pole and will try Sunday to
Suspended NASCAR driver Gallagher agrees to recovery program

Suspended NASCAR driver Gallagher agrees to recovery program

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Spencer Gallagher has been suspended indefinitely from NASCAR for violating its substance-abuse policy, less than a week after winning his first career Xfinity Series
Logano edges Busch to win Geico 500 at Talladega

Logano edges Busch to win Geico 500 at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) Joey Logano has won at Talladega Superspeedway for the third time.Logano held off Kurt Busch on the last lap for his first win since last April at Richmond. But that time his car
Spencer Gallagher nabs lead, Xfinity victory on overtime lap

Spencer Gallagher nabs lead, Xfinity victory on overtime lap

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) Spencer Gallagher took the lead on the overtime lap to capture his first NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway.Gallagher went by Tyler Reddick on the
Watch: Jamie McMurray okay after scary crash at Cup Series practice

Watch: Jamie McMurray okay after scary crash at Cup Series practice

Wow. Jamie McMurray flips and rolls during Cup Series final practice at Talladega. He climbed out on his own. pic.twitter.com/NMJEmBsasY— FOX: NASCAR (@NASCARONFOX) April 27, 2018 Jamie McMurray was
Lewis Hamilton open to competing in NASCAR: 'Maybe one day'

Lewis Hamilton open to competing in NASCAR: 'Maybe one day'

Lewis Hamilton isn't ruling out a move to NASCAR in the future. The four-time Formula One champion was asked Tuesday by TMZ Sports if he would ever consider making the jump to NASCAR, and replied,