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NASCAR

Kurt Busch faces career crossroads after indefinite suspension

Kurt Busch faces career crossroads after indefinite suspensionScrawled on the window of Kurt Busch's garage stall at Daytona International Speedway, the court of public opinion had issued a preliminary verdict.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
NASCAR

2015 Daytona 500 fan guide: Start time, lineup and more

2015 Daytona 500 fan guide: Start time, lineup and moreThe 2015 Daytona 500 -- the 57th running of the Great American Race -- will feature 43 drivers going for NASCAR's most prestigious trophy.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
NASCAR

Kyle Busch breaks right leg, left foot; out indefinitely

Kyle Busch breaks right leg, left foot; out indefinitelyKyle Busch suffered a compound break of his right leg and a fracture of his left foot in in a wreck in the closing laps of the Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch loses initial NASCAR appeal, enters final appeal

Kurt Busch loses initial NASCAR appeal, enters final appealSprint Cup driver Kurt Busch lost his first appeal on Saturday of a suspension from NASCAR stemming from a domestic abuse ruling.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
NASCAR

NASCAR suspends Kurt Busch

NASCAR suspends Kurt BuschNASCAR has suspended 2004 Sprint Cup champion Kurt Busch in the wake of a Delaware court's ruling on a domestic violence incident with his ex-girlfriend.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
NASCAR

Court ruling: Kurt Busch abused ex-girlfriend

Court ruling: Kurt Busch abused ex-girlfriendA Delaware family court has found Kurt Busch to have "by a preponderance of the evidence ... committed an act of domestic violence."
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
NASCAR

Speedway jet dryers work runways for crews to fly to Daytona

Speedway jet dryers work runways for crews to fly to DaytonaA few Charlotte Motor Speedway employees spent their afternoon at the Concord Regional Airport Tuesday.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
NASCAR

Court orders Kurt Busch to stay away from ex-girlfriend

Court orders Kurt Busch to stay away from ex-girlfriendA Kent County Family Court judge has ordered NASCAR's Kurt Busch to stay away from his ex-girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll, according to her attorney.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
NASCAR

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart gets flagged for weighty issue

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart gets flagged for weighty issueTony Stewart opened Speedweeks with a weighty - and heated - issue.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
NASCAR

Attorney says Kurt Busch has 'a domestic violence problem'

Attorney says Kurt Busch has 'a domestic violence problem'Attorney says Kurt Busch has 'a domestic violence problem'
  • NASCAR
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Sports

Attorneys for NASCAR driver Busch say ex-girlfriend lied

Attorneys for NASCAR driver Busch say ex-girlfriend liedAttorneys for NASCAR driver Busch say ex-girlfriend lied
  • Sports
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
NASCAR

NASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson recovering from stroke

NASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson recovering from strokeNASCAR Hall of Famer David Pearson is recovering after he suffered a mild stroke Dec. 9.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month ago
NASCAR

Tony Stewart: 'I'm going back to being me again'

Tony Stewart: 'I'm going back to being me again'After horrible accidents in consecutive years, Tony Stewart isn't any closer to returning to a sprint car.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch on family, friends, team: 'They know the truth'

Kurt Busch on family, friends, team: 'They know the truth'The Stewart-Haas Racing driver said Tuesday he stands on the truth.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month ago
Sports

#TBT | Jeff Gordon gives car salesman, journalist a wild ride

#TBT | Jeff Gordon gives car salesman, journalist a wild rideNASCAR driver Jeff Gordon is the newest viral sensation.
  • Sports
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Jeff Gordon a winner off the track, too

Jeff Gordon a winner off the track, tooFor nearly two and half decades, fans of Jeff Gordon have been cheering on his victories on and off the track. Though originally from California, Gordon made his home in the Carolinas-- he even has a stretch of Interstate 85 named after him, and has donated millions...
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Appreciation: Jeff Gordon ushered in new generation of NASCAR

Appreciation: Jeff Gordon ushered in new generation of NASCARGordon, who announced Thursday that this season will be his last full-time in Sprint Cup racing, not only became one of the sport's greatest drivers but also has been a transcendent figure in auto racing and sports in general.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Sports

Jeff Gordon to step away from full-time NASCAR racing after 2015 season

Jeff Gordon to step away from full-time NASCAR racing after 2015 seasonJeff Gordon to step away from full-time NASCAR racing after 2015 season
  • Sports
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Former NASCAR crew member sues Michael Waltrip Racing

Former NASCAR crew member sues Michael Waltrip RacingA former Clint Boyer pit crew member is suing Michael Waltrip Racing, claiming he was unjustly fired.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication'

Kurt Busch calls allegations a 'fabrication'According to court documents, Driscoll alleges Busch smashed her head three times against the wall of his motorhome while it was parked at Dover International Speedway.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Sprint ending sponsorship of NASCAR's Cup series

Sprint ending sponsorship of NASCAR's Cup seriesSprint will end its run as sponsor of NASCAR's premier Cup Series after its current agreement expires in 2016, the company announced Tuesday.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend weeps at abuse hearing

Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend weeps at abuse hearingThe hearing related to a protective order filed by Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend has begun Tuesday in Kent County (Del.) Family Court.
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch to appear at hearing on protective order

Kurt Busch to appear at hearing on protective orderNASCAR driver Kurt Busch is scheduled to appear at court on Tuesday for a hearing related to a protective order filed by his ex-girlfriend.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Charlotte Motor Speedway removing 41,000 seats

Charlotte Motor Speedway removing 41,000 seatsCharlotte Motor Speedway is demolishing 41,000 seats at a time when NASCAR attendance is lower than in years past.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
NASCAR

Getting to know Jimmie Johnson, off the track

Getting to know Jimmie Johnson, off the trackJimmie Johnson sat down for an exclusive and candid conversation with NBC Charlotte where nothing was off limits.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Cribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection for NASCAR and movie fans

Cribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection for NASCAR and movie fansCribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection of new and old
  • Motorsports
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championshipHarvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship
  • Motorsports
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago