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  1. Danica Patrick to appear in both Super Bowl spots for

    David Newton

    Danica Patrick's Super Bowl run will continue. founder Bob Parsons announced from company headquarters on Thursday that Patrick will appear in both of the company's Super Bowl spots in the February 3 game being held in New Orleans.

    Story | Conversation | November 08, 2012
  2. 'Dean of American Motorsports' Chris Economaki dies at 91

    David Newton

    Motorsports legend Chris Economaki, who was known as the "Dean of American Motorsports," died Friday morning at age 91.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2012
  3. AJ Allmendinger suspended indefinitely by NASCAR after 'B' sample...

    David Newton

    AJ Allmendinger, driver of the No. 22 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, has been suspended indefinitely from NASCAR for violating the sanctioning body's substance abuse policy.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2012
  4. NASCAR - Darrell Wallace Jr. finding his way

    David Newton

    It's only a matter of time before a black driver starts alongside a female driver on the front row of a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. We can dream, can't we?

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2012
  5. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has his swagger back as a NASCAR Sprint Cup Se...

    David Newton

    The past few seasons have been a bit of a blur for NASCAR's most popular driver. But Dale Earnhardt Jr. is seeing things much more clearly these days.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2011
  6. Talladega Superspeedway gives NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers ni...

    David Newton

    You're not in Kansas anymore, Jeff Gordon. That Alabama landmark below the swirling funnel clouds in your dream is Talladega Superspeedway, the mother of all nightmares.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2011
  7. Bruton Smith looks to bring back second race to Atlanta, but not ...

    David Newton

    Bruton Smith, the chairman of Speedway Motorsports Inc. hasn't given up on the idea of having two Sprint Cup races at Atlanta Motor Speedway again one day.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2010
  8. Mark Martin's downfall in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is a big q...

    David Newton

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A few weeks ago, I issued a proposal to Mark Martin as a way of saying I was wrong to write Kasey Kahne would drive the No. 5 at Hendrick Motorsports next season instead of him. I proposed that since I couldn't eat crow, I would e...

    Blog | Conversation | August 26, 2010
  9. Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Darlington Raceway are like oil and water ...

    David Newton

    DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. isn't planning to retire anytime soon, but when he does Darlington Raceway likely will be where he announces it. "This place will probably be the catalyst to my retirement one day," NASCAR's most popular driver...

    Blog | Conversation | May 07, 2010
  10. Locker Room Report: Lake Speed did at Darlington Raceway in 1988 ...

    David Newton

    The list of winners at Darlington Raceway is a veritable who's who of NASCAR's greatest drivers. Then there's Lake Speed.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2010
  11. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is about to start winning NASCAR Sprint Cup Se...

    David Newton

    TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Low, gray clouds hung over Talladega Superspeedway with tornado warnings subduing the usual crazy activities in the infield camping area. Even most of the famed stripper poles were out of commission on this boulevard known for wild...

    Blog | Conversation | April 24, 2010
  12. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Paul Menard is proving his critic...

    David Newton

    The feel-good story so far in 2010? It's got to be Paul Menard, who has shown us he's a Chase-worthy driver ... with the right equipment and right people around him.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2010
  13. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers are mixed on the punishment Carl...

    David Newton

    Some drivers say Carl Edwards did the right thing by punting Brad Keselowski in a retaliation move Sunday at Atlanta. Others say Edwards crossed the line.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2010
  14. Kurt Busch won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta, but ...

    David Newton

    Brad Keselowski got his bell rung when he landed upside down going 190 mph. Carl Edwards got parked by NASCAR. Steve Addington got revenge. Oh, and Kurt Busch got a Cup win at Atlanta.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2010
  15. The pothole that delayed the Daytona 500 overshadowed the NASCAR ...

    David Newton

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- If you didn't think the pothole that caused more than two hours of delay during Sunday's Daytona 500 was an embarrassment for the sport, you should have watched "The Late Show with David Letterman" on Monday. Joke after joke ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 16, 2010
  16. Green-white-checkered shootout passes with flying colors

    David Newton

    Take it from first-time Daytona 500 champion Jamie McMurray: NASCAR's first attempt at additional green-white-checkered finishes was a huge success.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | February 14, 2010