Austin Dillon has the background, temperament and skill to be a success in NASCAR. Hand picked to sub for the injured Tony Stewart is just the next big step.
Brian Vickers had other options for a full-time Sprint Cup ride in 2014, but never seriously considered any as long as the No. 55 with Michael Waltrip Racing was on the table.
Nationwide Series points leader Austin Dillon will drive for the injured Tony Stewart in Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.
Richard Childress Racing will have at least three Sprint Cup teams and possibly four in 2014.
Kevin Harvick is leaving Richard Childress Racing after this season for the same reason future boss Tony Stewart left Joe Gibbs Racing after the 2008 season -- career rejuvenation.
Sponsor Budweiser will move with Kevin Harvick from Richard Childress Racing to Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014.
Paul Menard will remain in the No. 27 Richard Childress Racing Sprint Cup car beyond this season.
Shell Pennzoil has signed a multiyear extension to sponsor the No. 22 Penske Racing Ford driven by Joey Logano beyond the 2013 season.
It's not often you see a seven-time Cup champion on the same stage with a son of a seven-time champ. But Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Jr. have more in common than you think.
Austin Dillon, the grandson of Richard Childress Racing's owner, will drive a Sprint Cup car with a Hendrick Motorsports engine at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Crew chief Gil Martin took his son Ford on a mission trip to Mexico so he could gain some perspective. What Gil Martin got was attitude-altering glimpse on what really matters.
Jeff Burton didn't have to participate in this week's NASCAR test at Charlotte Motor Speedway. That he did showed us one thing: 2013 will be a critical year for RCR and the No. 31 Chevy.
Elliott Sadler will drive a full Nationwide Series schedule for Joe Gibbs Racings in 2013, team president J.D. Gibbs confirmed on Monday.
Neither Kevin Harvick nor team owner Richard Childress would admit they are parting ways following the 2013 season, but they appeared on good terms following Sunday's win at Phoenix International Raceway.
NASCAR may be considering adding a dirt race at Eldora Speedway to its Truck Series schedule.
Dr. Eric Warren has been hired as the new director of competition at Richard Childress Racing, multiple sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.