Lee Spencer is the senior NASCAR writer for FOXSports.com. She has provided award-winning coverage of auto racing over the last 15 years.
Kyle Busch holds a 3-0 advantage over Kasey Kahne this season and understands Kahne may be planning some retaliation.
Rain plagued much of the local racing scene last weekend. Five Mile Point Speedway in Kirkwood, N.Y., had its Saturday night program washed out.
Kyle Busch turned in a dominating performance in NASCAR Nationwide Series competition at Darlington Raceway on Friday night, claiming the pole and leading most of the 147-lap Help a Hero 200 en route to the race win.
"I need to get back to racing, so I can get some rest," Crafton jokingly said. "I'm always excited to go to the racetrack.
In this June 4, 1999, file photo, NASCAR driver Dick Trickle speaks to fans after qualifying on the pole position the NASCAR Busch series auto race at Dover Downs in Dover, Del.
Target racing partner, Sun Products and their all and Snuggle laundry care brands, will introduce race fans to a new type of pit stop during Charlotte race weeks.
Kyle Busch Motorsports will field three Toyota Tundras in Friday night's NC Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway , the prelude to this weekend's Sprint All-Star Race for the Sprint Cup Series teams.
THE spoils of becoming the first V8 Supercar driver to taste victory on US soil could extend well beyond this weekend's Circuit of Americas podium.
Hickory, N.C., native Dale Jarrett was the last driver from the traditional South to win the Sprint Cup title.
Steve Shunck, who has been coming to the Indy 500 since 1973, is working with 1963 500 winner Parnelli Jones to celebrate the 50th anniversary of that victory.
WHERE HE STANDS: Jimmie Johnson remained in first place for the sixth straight week after Darlington.
NASCAR is boasting depth and quality in its all-star results: 12 different winners in the last 14 races, six by Cup champions.
STAR WINNER: In nine NASCAR Sprint All-Star Races at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kasey Kahne has one win and three top-10 finishes.
Schedule: Friday, practice , qualifying ; Saturday, Sprint Showdown, 7:30 p.m., All-Star Race, approximately 9 p.m. . Race distances: Sprint Showdown, 40 laps, 60 miles .
The Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team will kick off its 2013 season with a three-car effort this Sunday at X Games Barcelona.