28 fans injured in fiery Daytona crash

28 fans injured in fiery Daytona crash

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- At least 28 fans were hurt, including two critically, by flying debris from a crash at a NASCAR race Saturday at Daytona International Speedway, medics say.
Kenseth wins fire-delayed Daytona 500

Kenseth wins fire-delayed Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Matt Kenseth won his second career Daytona 500 Monday in a memorable race that was delayed more than 2 hours by a fiery crash involving a jet drying vehicle.
Kyle Busch banned from weekend's racing

Kyle Busch banned from weekend's racing

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Kyle Busch will not take part in the weekend's racing in Texas due to his allegedly intentional Friday night crash into Ron Hornaday, NASCAR announced Saturday.

Rain cancels qualifying in Brooklyn, Mich.

BROOKLYN, Mich., June 13 (UPI) -- Rain washed out most of Friday's qualifying runs for Sunday's LifeLock 400 Sprint Cup auto race in Brooklyn, Mich.

Goodyear responds to NASCAR driver critics

AKRON, Ohio, March 13 (UPI) -- The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. is defending its product following vocal drivers' discontent with the company's tires following last week's NASCAR race.

NASCAR to allow hard-liquor sponsorships

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Nov. 10 (UPI) -- NASCAR announced Wednesday that beginning next year it will permit sponsorships and advertising by companies producing hard liquor.

Bush-Cheney '04 launches NASCAR campaign

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Bush-Cheney '04 Tuesday launched a two-day, four-state tour of NASCAR celebrities to help pull in the "NASCAR dad" vote in two weeks, the campaign said.

Stewart reprimanded by NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 30 (UPI) -- Tony Stewart avoided suspension Wednesday, but was fined $50,000 and docked championship points for confronting fellow driver Brian Vickers last Sunday.

NASCAR fines Johnny Sauter

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., March 10 (UPI) -- NASCAR driver Johnny Sauter was fined $10,000 and stripped of 25 points in the Busch series standings Wednesday.

NASCAR suspends driver Kevin Grubb

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., March 2 (UPI) -- NASCAR said Tuesday it has suspended 25-year-old driver Kevin Grubb for violations of its substance abuse policy.

Hmiel disciplined for substance abuse

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Busch Series driver Shane Hmiel has been suspended indefinitely by NASCAR and released by Innovative Motorsports Inc. because of apparent substance abuse.

NASCAR forbids passing under yellow

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- NASCAR officials announced Thursday that when the caution flag is displayed at any of the series races, no car will be allowed to pass another.

Spencer suspended by NASCAR

BROOKLYN, Mich., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- NASCAR penalized drivers Jimmy Spencer and Kurt Busch on Monday for their roles in a post-race altercation Sunday.

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A roundup of top sports stories

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A roundup of top sports stories

NASCAR president Helton admits error

CONCORD, N.C., April 1 (UPI) -- NASCAR President Mike Helton admitted Tuesday to an error in a call made in Sunday's Samsung/RadioShack 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

Joe Gibbs apologizes to NASCAR

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 29 (UPI) -- Joe Gibbs apologized to NASCAR Saturday and said his team accepted full responsibility for the mistakes that led to the car of defending series champion Tony St

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NASCAR impounds Tony Stewart's car

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 28 (UPI) -- In a move believed to be unprecedented in NASCAR history, Tony Stewart's Chevrolet Monte Carlo was confiscated prior to Friday's practice for this weekend's Sam

Rick Mast retires from NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Carbon monoxide poisoning, until recently a condition that was virtually ignored in NASCAR Winston Cup racing, has forced veteran driver Rick Mast to retire.

Jeff Burton wins rain-shortened race

DARLINGTON, S.C., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Jeff Burton was declared the winner of the NASCAR Busch series Gatorade 200 at Darlington Raceway Saturday in a race halted by rain just short of the halfway po

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Tony Stewart fined, put on probation

Tony Stewart fined, put on probation

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Hot-tempered Tony Stewart was fined $10,000 and placed on probation Tuesday by NASCAR after punching a photographer following Sunday's Brickyard 400.

Kenseth wins NASCAR Subway 400

ROCKINGHAM, N.C., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Matt Kenseth went from third to first in less than a lap to take the lead with five laps remaining en route to victory at Sunday's NASCAR Winston Cup Subway 400
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