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Sat 27 Aug 2005
Garage Chatter: Bristol II

Garage Chatter: Bristol II

Waltrip's position advantageous: Where Michael Waltrip will land next season still seems to be up in the air. While it has been speculated that Waltrip will take over the No. 23 Dodge at Bill Davis Racing, Waltrip is in a fortunate position. With...

Thu 23 Jun 2005
Brian Simo lands RCR ride for Sears Point

Brian Simo lands RCR ride for Sears Point

Brian Simo will return to NASCAR Nextel Cup racing this week, driving the No. 33 Chevrolet in association with nine-time NASCAR champion Richard Childress Racing. Simo, of Carlsbad, Calif., will attempt to qualify for the June 26 Dodge/Save Mart...

Sun 06 Feb 2005
4 car diary - Rolex 24, EFR rolls on

4 car diary - Rolex 24, EFR rolls on

An Afternoon Cruise Interrupted By Bill King Elliott Forbes-Robinson was rolling The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard-Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford along comfortably in fifth place, clicking off conservative 1:53 laps and fiddling with the ...

Tue 25 Jan 2005
Ricky Craven charity event preview

Ricky Craven charity event preview

Craven Hopes To Break the $1 Million Mark For Charity This Saturday CONCORD, N.C. -- This Saturday is the eighth annual Ricky Craven Snowmobile Ride for Charity in Greenville, Maine, and Craven's goal for the event is to raise enough money to...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Mon 31 Oct 2005
Atlanta II: GM teams race quotes

Atlanta II: GM teams race quotes

JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE'S CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO - Finished 16th: WAS THAT CAR JUST ALL OVER THE MAP, BALANCE-WISE? "We were competitive at one point. I just feel like the car was abusive and we were wearing the right rear out. And then...

Mon 10 Jan 2005
Wally Dallenbach Daytona 24 test notes

Wally Dallenbach Daytona 24 test notes

NASCAR, NBC Star Wally Dallenbach Prepares For 2005 Rolex 24 at Daytona - 20-plus years of Road Racing Experience and Victories, Ready for Action On February 5-6, 2005 - SPRING BRANCH, TEXAS (January 9, 2005) -- After a successful test ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
Martinsville Speedway 2006 schedule unchanged

Martinsville Speedway 2006 schedule unchanged

Martinsville Speedway NEXTEL Cup Schedule Unchanged For 2006 The 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series schedule at Martinsville Speedway will be a mirror image of the 2005 season. The first 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup stop at Martinsville will be the ...

Wed 23 Nov 2005
2005 Final standings

2005 Final standings

Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings ---- -------------------- ---------- ------ ---- ----- ------ ------------ 1. Tony Stewart 6533 36 5 17 25 $6,987,530 2. Greg Biffle ...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Phoenix II: Dale Earnhardt Jr race report

Phoenix II: Dale Earnhardt Jr race report

Kyle Busch Wins at Phoenix. Dale Jr. 40th Crash Ends Day for No. 8 Budweiser Team Kyle Busch won for the second time during his rookie season, taking the checkered flag at the Checker 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Greg Biffle was second...

Fri 28 Oct 2005
Edwards needs to go for gold in AtlantaHeadline

Edwards needs to go for gold in Atlanta

Greg Biffle may not know it, but he got an assist on Carl Edwards' first Nextel Cup win last March at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Carl Edwards. Photo by Eric Gilbert. With a handful of laps left in the fourth points race of the new ...

Wed 21 Sep 2005
Robby Gordon's helmet to assist Katrina victims

Robby Gordon's helmet to assist Katrina victims

Robby Gordon's Helmet to Assist Hurricane Katrina Victims eBay auction established to further assist the Harrah's Employee Relief Fund HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (September 20, 2005) -- Making some good from a tough situation, Robby Gordon on...

Fri 16 Sep 2005
DEI reunites Earnhardt Jr, Eury Jr

DEI reunites Earnhardt Jr, Eury Jr

Dale Earnhardt Inc. to reunite Tony Eury Jr. and Dale Earnhardt Jr. MOORESVILLE, NC - Dale Earnhardt Incorporated announced today that, starting this weekend at New Hampshire International Speedway, Tony Eury Jr., will take over as crew...

Tue 07 Jun 2005
Michigan Speedway test notes 2005-06-06

Michigan Speedway test notes 2005-06-06

RUSTY WALLACE, EIGHT OTHERS TEST AT MIS IN PREPARATION FOR BATMAN BEGINS 400 WEEKEND BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Longtime NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series veteran Rusty Wallace will be participating in his 43rd and 44th Cup Series starts at Michigan ...

Fri 15 Apr 2005
BUSCH: Texas: Goodyear Racing preview

BUSCH: Texas: Goodyear Racing preview

GOODYEAR RACING NOTES NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 7 -- Samsung/RadioShack 500 NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 8 -- O'Reilly 300 Fast Facts for April 15-17, 2005 Tire: Goodyear Eagle Speedway Radials Number of Tires: Nextel Cup: ...

Tue 08 Mar 2005
4 car diary - Jimmie Johnson mounts up

4 car diary - Jimmie Johnson mounts up

Second Driver Change By Bill King The windscreen was a smeared up oily mess as Elliott Forbes-Robinson completed his first stint at the wheel of The Boss Snowplow No. 4 Howard- Boss Motorsports Pontiac Crawford. Jimmie Johnson stood on the pit...

Sat 05 Feb 2005
4 Car Diary - Rolex 24 Friday Morning

4 Car Diary - Rolex 24 Friday Morning

Butch 'splains it all to Jimmie Johnson By: Bill King It was a dank and dingy Friday morning at the World Center of Racing where the 43rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona is into its second official day. We're following one of the...

Fri 21 Jan 2005
Elliott to pilot No. 39 in Shootout

Elliott to pilot No. 39 in Shootout

Bill Elliott to Pilot No. 39 Coors Dodge in Shootout at Daytona CONCORD, N.C. (January 11, 2004) --- Coors Brewing Company will take a trip down memory lane during the Shootout at Daytona International Speedway when Bill Elliott makes a ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
A Look Back: 2005 media preseason predictions

A Look Back: 2005 media preseason predictions

A Look Back: Revisiting 2005 NASCAR Preseason Media Predictions Tony Stewart wins NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series title; top pick Jimmie Johnson finishes fifth DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec 8, 2005) -- Just how clear were the crystal balls used by media...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Dale Earnhardt Jr wins most popular award

Dale Earnhardt Jr wins most popular award

Three Straight For Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Wins Vote For Chex NMPA NASCAR Most Popular Driver; Over 4.1 million votes cast by race car fans nationwide NEW YORK (December 2, 2005) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won his third straight Chex NMPA NASCAR Most...

Fri 18 Nov 2005
Homestead: Dale Earnhardt Jr preview

Homestead: Dale Earnhardt Jr preview

Dale Earnhardt Jr. -- driver, No. 8 Budweiser team: Your thoughts going to the final race at Homestead: "We were pretty happy leaving the test session there last week. We tried a lot of things; some worked, some didn't, but I think we...

Wed 02 Nov 2005
Texas II: Elliott Sadler preview

Texas II: Elliott Sadler preview

SADLER STILL FOCUSED ON 11TH PLACE POINTS FINISH CHARLOTTE, NC (November 1, 2005) -- With three races to go in the 2005 season, Elliott Sadler is already making his off-season plans. An avid outdoorsman Sadler looks forward to spending the ...

Texas II: Jamie McMurray preview

Texas II: Jamie McMurray preview

Texaco/Havoline Team Fast Facts: * Points Position: Jamie McMurray and the Texaco/Havoline team maintained 11th in the overall standings with their sixth-place effort at Atlanta Motor Speedway last weekend. They are 42 points ahead of...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
BUSCH: Kansas: Goodyear Racing preview

BUSCH: Kansas: Goodyear Racing preview

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 30 -- Banquet 400 NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 30 -- United Way 300 Kansas Speedway (1.5-mile oval) -- Kansas City, Kan. Fast Facts for October 7-9, 2005 Tire: Goodyear Eagle...

Wed 06 Apr 2005
Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-04-05

Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-04-05

DEI, PETTY ENTERPRISES, MORGAN MCCLURE SEARCH FOR COMPETITVE EDGE DURING KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY TEST SPARTA, KY. -- NASCAR NEXTEL Series Cup teams from Dale Earnhardt, Inc., Petty Enterprises and Morgan-McClure Motorsports visited...

Fri 25 Feb 2005
BUSCH: Fontana: Goodyear pre-race notes

BUSCH: Fontana: Goodyear pre-race notes

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Nextel Cup Series - Race No. 2 - Auto Club 500 NASCAR Busch Series - Race No. 2 - Stater Bros. 300 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series - Race No. 2 - American Racing Wheels 200 California Speedway (2-mile oval) - Fontana,...

Mon 21 Nov 2005
On the eve of the championshipHeadline

On the eve of the championship

If Tony Stewart is nervous about his championship chase on the eve of the season finale, he isn't about to let you know it. Stewart's fate is in the hands of the people that he trusts the most -- himself and crew chief Greg Zipadelli. A 10th...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Phoenix II: Casey Mears preview

Phoenix II: Casey Mears preview

Target Team Facts: * Running up front: Casey Mears and the Target team have been putting on quite a performance lately. In the past seven races, they have accumulated one top-five and four top-10 finishes. Mears tied his career-best finish of ...

Thu 27 Oct 2005
Atlanta Motor Speedway wrapups reconstruction

Atlanta Motor Speedway wrapups reconstruction

Reconstruction Coming to a Close at Atlanta Motor Speedway HAMPTON, Ga. (October 27, 2005) -- As the final coats of paint are applied, Atlanta Motor Speedway once again looks like the world-class racing facility it was before an F2 tornado...

Wed 21 Sep 2005
BUSCH: Dover II: Roush Racing preview

BUSCH: Dover II: Roush Racing preview

Dover International Speedway, September 23rd-25th, 2005 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series: MBNA RacePoints 400, Sunday 1:00PM NASCAR Busch Series: Dover 200, Saturday 1:00PM Roush Racing Fast Facts - Mark Martin has...

Fri 18 Feb 2005
Martin and Wallace take last shot at 500 winHeadline

Martin and Wallace take last shot at 500 win

A stock car racer's to-do list is usually pretty short. By the time they decide to hang up their helmet and call it a career, most would be satisfied with a short list of accomplishments. Win a championship. Win the Daytona 500. Win it...

Tue 04 Jan 2005
Daytona Shootout special performance

Daytona Shootout special performance

3 Doors Down Begin World Tour at Budweiser Shootout 3 Doors Down, one of America's most popular bands, will perform during the 27th annual Budweiser Shootout on Saturday night, Feb. 12 at Daytona International Speedway. The performance will be...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
Brickyard winner Stewart honored by U.S. Congress

Brickyard winner Stewart honored by U.S. Congress

INDIANA LAWMAKERS HONOR INDY WINNER STEWART IN U.S. CONGRESS INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005 -- Tony Stewart fulfilled a lifetime dream by winning the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard on Aug. 7 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and he also...

Tue 06 Dec 2005
Stewart saluted as 2005 championHeadline

Stewart saluted as 2005 champion

It went long, some of the speeches were a trifle wordy, and Jay Mohr was disturbingly mean, but in the end NASCAR wrapped up its season with quite a bash at the Waldorf-Astoria in Manhattan. NASCAR Nextel Cup Awards Banquet at the...

Sat 19 Nov 2005
Fri 18 Nov 2005
Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 2

Homestead: Biffle, Edwards press conference, part 2

Continued from part 1 EDWARDS (continued) HOW DO YOU FEEL FOR KURT THIS WEEK? "I tried to call Kurt. The only two people that really know what went on exactly are Kurt and that police officer, that sheriff's deputy. Whatever happened ...