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NASCAR Winston Cup Scene
Jimmie Johnson primed for the bright lights of Vegas
By the end of Sunday's KOBALT 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway , don't be surprised if a familiar face is front-and-center.
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Hard-Charger Kenseth A Three-Time Winner At Vegas
Matt Kenseth won last year's Las Vegas event and has three wins overall at the track - second in the series behind Jimmie Johnson's four Vegas triumphs.
Auto Racing Daily
Remember That Guy Jimmie Johnson?
Austin Dillon , driving the iconic No. 3, won the Coors Light Pole for the Daytona 500 - an unbelievably cool story.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
NASCAR salaries shrinking
The money being made by NASCAR steadily has increased over the years with new television contracts and sponsorship deals with major corporations.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Video: Speedway announces NC head coach will be at Martinsville
Fedora attended the spring race at Martinsville last year when Tech's Frank Beamer drove the pace car.
Dale Earnhardt Jr: Latest News and 2014 Sprint Cup Ranking Ahead of Kobalt 400
The 2014 Sprint Cup season has been as close to perfect as possible for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Earnhardt going fast and furious on Twitter
It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr. A reluctant participant on Twitter for years, Earnhardt burst into the Twitterverse this week with a flourish of revealing tweets that have given fans insight into his life they never knew before.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Kevin Harvick dominates at Phoenix for first win with Stewart-Haas
Harvick, driving the No. 4 car after wheeling RCR's No. 29 for 13 years, dominated most of the race, leading 224 of 312 laps, and repeatedly pulling away on restarts.
Kevin Harvick wins second straight at Phoenix
Kevin Harvick leads a group of cars into Turn 1 during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Avondale, Ariz.
Dale Jr. ends drought with Daytona 500 win
Reigning Sprint Cup Champion and teammate Jimmie Johnson gives Dale Earnhardt Jr. a congratulatory hug in Victory Lane following the Daytona 500 win.... A jubilant Dale Earnhardt Jr. in Victory Lane after winning the 2014 Daytona 500.
Denny Hamlin will bounce back from awful season to win NASCAR title
It's never been easy trying to pick a champion in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Even with Jimmie Johnson lurking.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Valvoline releases Reinvention Project clues with Dale Jr. and Jimmie Johnson
Recently, Valvoline teamed up with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr .
Hendrick teammates helping push Dale Earnhardt Jr. on and off the track
He had chosen the inside line for a restart mainly because he would have Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon behind him.
Earnhardt Jr. making up ground on Twitter
NASCAR's most popular driver won the sport's biggest race last weekend. It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr. A reluctant participant on Twitter for years, Earnhardt burst into the Twitterverse this week with a flourish of revealing tweets that have given fans insight into his ... (more)
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Sprint Cup: Brad Keselowski wins Phoenix pole under new format
"Qualifying has been one of those formats I have struggled with - it just hasn't really suited my style in the past," Keselowski said.
Breaking down Sprint Cup The Profit 500 lineup at Phoenix
They'll have 312 laps Sunday to determine all that, and this is how they'll line up for the second race of the season.
Jimmie Johnson talks about his influence on Dale Earnhardt Jr
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, met with media today at Phoenix International Raceway to discuss being back at PIR, differences in setup from last year's race here, his influence on Dale Earnhardt Jr., and more.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. believes he's turned the corner
For years, Dale Earnhardt Jr. heard he was overrated. He heard critics say he's better at selling T-shirts than winning races, and living off his family's name.
Will Phoenix be a springboard to a Kevin Harvick NASCAR Sprint Cup title?
With the Daytona 500 and all its pageantry now complete, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers and teams can turn their focus toward the rest of the schedule, which starts with a trip west to Phoenix for Sunday's The Profit on CNBC 500, Presented by Small Business Fueling America .
Forget them NASCAR beer-drinking good ol' boys
NASCAR and ad agency Ogilvy & Mather, New York, are trying to challenge the stubborn image of drivers as beer-guzzling good ol' boys as part of a new brand campaign that broke on Sunday, Feb. 23 during Fox's telecast of the Daytona 500.