Posts Tagged NASCAR

Stewart never considered retiring after Ward death

In this Sept. 13, 2014, file photo, Tony Stewart looks out from his garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill. A grand jury decided against charging Stewart in the death of Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track last month in upstate New York. Stewart took three weeks off from racing after the crash. (AP Photo/Paul J. Bergstrom, File)

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Jr.

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Gordon wins at Dover in Chase elimination race

Jeff Gordon celebrates in Victory Lane after he won the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

DOVER, Del. (AP) — At 43, Jeff Gordon entered the season answering questions about retirement.

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Erik Jones wins Truck race in Las Vegas

Erik Jones does a burnout after winning the NASCAR Trucks auto race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Josh Holmberg)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Erik Jones raced to his second NASCAR Camping World Truck victory of the year Saturday night, holding off Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Havick wins 7th pole of year, topping Dover field

Driver Kevin Harvick, center, looks from in the garage area with his son Keelan, left, and wife DeLana, right, before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Time for some cuts, Chase style.

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Logano enjoys career year as Cup title contender

Driver Joey Logano looks on from the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

DOVER, Del. (AP) — For a driver once nicknamed “Sliced Bread,” there was a time Joey Logano worried his career was toast.

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