Is there tire tampering in NASCAR?

Daytona January testing

Are some race teams drilling tiny holes in their tires? The rumor that’s been floating around the NASCAR garage is a hot topic this weekend, as NASCAR reminded crew chiefs Friday morning in a safety meeting that any funny business with the tires would receive a […]

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Jeff Gordon wins pole for Las Vegas race


Jeff Gordon is awfully efficient when he actually gets to qualify. The retiring four-time series champion won his second pole of the season and first ever at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, setting a new record with a 194.679-mile lap (27.738 seconds) on the 1.5-mile […]

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Kurt Busch loses initial NASCAR appeal


Sprint Cup driver Kurt Busch lost his first appeal on Saturday of a suspension from NASCAR stemming from a domestic abuse ruling. Busch’s appeal of the Friday NASCAR ruling was heard by a three-person panel beginning around noon in the International Motorsports Center which overlooks Turn […]

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Dale Earnhardt Jr., Denny Hamlin fail Daytona inspection


Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Denny Hamlin failed post-qualifying inspection for the Daytona 500 on Sunday, meaning they’ll have to start at the back for Thursday’s Budweiser Duel qualifying races. Earnhardt’s No. 88 car was found to be too low in the left front and Hamlin’s No. […]

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