Kingsport Times News Thursday, October 23, 2014
Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

Featured Story

Sports NASCAR/Racing

Newman dodges penalty for failing Talladega inspection

October 21st, 2014 7:17 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR decided Tuesday not to penalize Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman after his car failed inspection following the race at Talladega, determining that damage during the race was to blame.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

October 19th, 2014 6:29 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to earn an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Vickers wins pole in strange Talladega qualifying

Vickers wins pole in strange Talladega qualifying

October 18th, 2014 7:31 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR's new qualifying format put Brian Vickers on the pole at Talladega Superspeedway but left many drivers angry and confused, and three full-time teams failed to make Sunday's race.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Timothy Peters wins Truck Series race at Talladega

Timothy Peters wins Truck Series race at Talladega

October 18th, 2014 7:15 pm by Associated Press

Timothy Peters picked up his first NASCAR Truck Series victory of the season Saturday by holding off the field on a two-lap sprint to the finish at Talladega Superspeedway.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Labonte calling it quits after Talladega

Labonte calling it quits after Talladega

October 18th, 2014 3:32 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Terry Labonte will compete in his final NASCAR race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. "You know, it's only about the third time I've said this is going to be my last race. But this is really going to be the last one."

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart after Charlotte

NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart after Charlotte

October 14th, 2014 7:16 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR fined Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart on Tuesday for their roles in the fracas after Saturday night's race at Charlotte. However, Matt Kenseth and Denny Hamlin were not penalized for their parts in the post-race skirmishes.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Harvick moves into third round of Chase with win at Charlotte

Harvick moves into third round of Chase with win at Charlotte

October 12th, 2014 1:32 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

It was fight night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where Kevin Harvick advanced into the third round of the championship and two drivers had to be restrained from brawling with Brad Keselowski.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Goodyear cautions teams about speeds at Charlotte

Goodyear cautions teams about speeds at Charlotte

October 10th, 2014 4:08 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

In a potentially key development for drivers trying to advance in the Chase, Goodyear has warned teams that increased speeds at Charlotte Motor Speedway will put a heavy emphasis on the right front tires in Saturday night's race.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
RPM signs Hornish for 2015

RPM signs Hornish for 2015

October 8th, 2014 7:15 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Three-time IndyCar Series champion Sam Hornish Jr. has signed a multiyear deal with Richard Petty Motorsports to drive the No. 9 Ford in the Sprint Cup Series starting in 2015.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
F1's Bianchi in 'serious but stable condition'

F1's Bianchi in 'serious but stable condition'

October 6th, 2014 10:18 pm by JIM ARMSTRONG, AP Sports Writer

Formula One driver Jules Bianchi was in "serious but stable condition" Monday following emergency surgery for a severe head injury after a crash during the Japanese Grand Prix, FIA said.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano wins at Kansas Speedway to advance to next round

Logano wins at Kansas Speedway to advance to next round

October 5th, 2014 7:29 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Joey Logano grabbed the first berth into the next round of NASCAR's championship race with a victory Sunday at Kansas Speedway.

Comments