With a 12-year run of NASCAR Sprint Cup victories — from 2003, when Kevin Harvick won from the pole, to 2014, when Jeff Gordon won for the fifth-time — and 16 wins out of 22 races there all time, Chevrolet clearly has been dominant at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Subscribe to Motor Sports RSS feed
Micah Roberts, a former Las Vegas sports book director who has been setting NASCAR odds since 1994, analyzes the field for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard in Indianapolis.
Once hottest ticket in town, massive grandstands at Indianapolis Motor Speedway expected to be 70 percent vacant for running of Sunday’s NASCAR race.
A Motel 6 with 87 rooms will be built on a vacant 6.9-acre parcel spanning the northwest corner of Interstate 15 and Speedway Boulevard, under a plan approved 3-0 Wednesday night by the North Las Vegas City Council.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss two more races as he recovers from concussion-like symptoms and retired NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon will replace him at Indianapolis and Pocono.
A Joe Gibbs Racing-powered Toyota hasn’t won any of the past five NASCAR Sprint Cup races after winning eight of the first 13. But following Saturday’s final practices at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, it’s a good bet the minidrought will end in Sunday’s New Hampshire 301.
Micah Roberts, a former Las Vegas sports book director who has been setting NASCAR odds since 1994, analyzes the field for Saturday’s Sprint Cup Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky.
After getting spun out by Joey Logano on the last lap with victory in sight, Las Vegan Kurt Busch showed restraint rather than temper Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.
Of the 40 drivers starting Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona’s massive 2.5-mile layout, 35 have a legitimate shot to win because of the volatile nature of the track and cars being so equal.
Micah Roberts, a former Las Vegas sports book director who has been setting NASCAR odds since 1994, analyzes the field for Saturday’s Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Kyle Busch was traveling second in a line of four cars Friday during practice for Saturday night’s NASCAR Coke Zero 400 when his No. 18 Toyota snapped out of control and slammed nose first into the outside wall.
John Wes Townley lands a couple of glancing blows, both drivers fined. Hockey enforcers not impressed.
It was a Sunday afternoon drive that Sam Schmidt will not soon forget. And that was before the rain and snow and hail.
Sam Schmidt will steer his car, the specially equipped No. 5 Arrow Electronics Corvette, by turning his head to and fro, activating sensors in his hat. He will speed up and slow down by blowing and sucking through a tube.
Micah Roberts, a former Las Vegas sports book director who has been setting NASCAR odds since 1994, analyzes the field for Sunday’s Sprint Cup Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway.
The road courses are all about the driver — who can enter and exit the turns fastest. AJ Allmendinger might be NASCAR’s best now that Jeff Gordon, Marcos Ambrose and Juan Pablo Montoya are gone.
It was two days after the Indianapolis 500 when Sam Schmidt answered his cellphone and was asked if he finally was back home in Henderson. No, he said. He was heading to Detroit for an IndyCar doubleheader.
The Sprint Cup drivers took Father’s Day weekend off, but that didn’t preclude many of them from having a good time, anyway.
NASCAR driver Mike Wallace says he and his daughter were attacked after a Rascal Flatts concert in North Carolina.
His name is Daniel Alejandro Suarez Garza. He became the first Mexican-born driver to race to victory in one of NASCAR’s major touring series when he won the Xfinity event Saturday in Michigan.
Former Las Vegas Sports Book Director Micah Roberts rates the 2016 Sprint Cup drivers.
Driver criticizes Jeff Gordon’s reporting of incident after rain-delayed NASCAR race won by Las Vegan Kurt Busch.
After he held off Scott Goodyear to win the 1992 Indianapolis 500 by an eyelash, Al Unser Jr. pulled into Victory Lane and was overcome by emotion.
- Page 1