UPI Almanac for Monday, Dec. 3, 2012.
Jimmie Johnson led for the final 76 laps and bested Kevin Harvick by 2.6 seconds Sunday to win the FedEx 400 at Dover International Speedway.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011.
Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead with 41 laps remaining Sunday and hung on to claim the 5-Hour Energy 500 at Pocono Raceway.
Five auto racing greats will be inducted into NASCAR's Hall of Fame as part of the institution's second round of honorees, officials said Wednesday.
Lee Petty and son Richard are among 25 finalists named for the inaugural NASCAR Hall of Fame induction class in 2010.
Mark Martin snapped a 97-race winless streak Saturday by taking the checkered flag at the Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Avondale, Ariz.
Jeff Gordon captured the pole Friday for Sunday's running of the Food City 500 at the Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee. This race will be the first Nextel Cup event in which the so-called Car of Tomorrow will be raced. The cars have new features mandat
Jeff Gordon won the 57th pole of his NASCAR career Friday, turning in the fastest qualifying time for Sunday's Auto Club 500 at California Speedway.
One day after Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500, he won Monday morning's Busch Series Hershey's Kisses 300 at Daytona International Speedway.