Las Vegas Motor Speedway confirmed that the popular NASCAR Fanfest on Fremont Street, the unofficial kickoff to Champion’s Week, will not be held this year because of conflicts in scheduling and logistics.
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They were in the same room Thursday, and that meant something.
For the fifth consecutive year the top 13 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers paraded down Las Vegas Blvd.
One of the traditions of NASCAR Champion’s Week in Las Vegas is that they bring the recently minted titlist to the newspaper office for an interview and a Capriotti’s sandwich.
They’re stock car racing’s Dynamic Duo: Jimmie Johnson, the six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion, and his crew chief, Chad Knaus, answer some questions that aren’t directly related to auto racing.
NASCAR Champions Week makes its return to Las Vegas starting today, and stock-car racing fans will have plenty of opportunities to see their favorite drivers in person at events around the valley.
As I was standing behind the velvet ropes Friday, waiting for the world's finest stock-car drivers to appear on the red carpet before the Sprint Cup Awards Ceremony at Wynn Las Vegas and do neck fidgets because the collars on their tuxedo shirts...
This was all Alex Zanardi's fault. It was 3:45 p.m. Thursday, and I was standing at the intersection of the Strip and Spring Mountain Road. The acrid smell of burning rubber was imbedded in my sinus cavity, and there were little pebbles of Goodyear...
Fans gathered Wednesday at the Fremont Street Experience to get autographs and see their favorite drivers upclose at the beginning of NASCAR Champion's Week. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway's Fanfest featured drivers taking part in a version of "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?" Tonight the annual awards luncheon and industry gathering will be at Encore Las Vegas.
Brad Keselowski reminds me of Eddie Haskell from the old "Leave It to Beaver" show. He even sort of looks like him, down to the toothy, mischievous grin. He can be charming, like when Eddie said "That's a lovely dress you're wearing, Mrs. Cleaver."...