Johnson holds off field at Dover

A fired-up Ricky Rudd, whose stock car racing future is suddenly one of the hottest questions in the Winston Cup garage, took the game right to Jimmie Johnson, the NASCAR's tour red-hot rookie, in yesterday's MBNA 400. But a loose lug nut on a late pit stop took Rudd out of the stretch charge, and Johnson sizzled his way to victory.
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Big, brown truck stalls

Dale Jarrett might feel lately like he has been driving that big, brown truck. His No. 88 Ford, with UPS sponsorship, has raced as if it were on a package delivery run. Jarrett, who went for seasons making every Winston Cup race on speed, has had to take provisional starts in three of the past four races. He has finished in the top five only once this season and now ranks 15...
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Gordon Still Looking For First Win Of Year

Jeff Gordon's winless streak was extended to 21 races with a sixth-place finish Sunday at Dover International Speedway. He was hoping a win would jump-start his run to a fifth Winston Cup championship. But Gordon the car owner had a great day because rookie Jimmie Johnson won and moved into second place in the series standings.
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Martin’s day turns sour

Two straight victories seemed like a realistic goal for Mark Martin until fate intervened Sunday at Dover International Speedway. Martin led 77 laps but was eliminated from contention by bad luck on the 125th lap when the cars of Steve Park and Ryan Newman crashed in front of him. As traffic streamed by on both sides, Martin had nowhere to go when Park’s Chevrolet, already t...
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Ryan Newman Loses Engine….Hmmmmm By Guest Writer Ann Mallicoat

Somehow it didn't surprise me when Ryan's engine blew up at the Coca-Cola Racing Family 600. I had been watching the Penske team since Jeremy Mayfield signed up to drive the number 12 ride. Jeremy seemed to be coming into his own until.... He did better than Rusty. I watched as Jeremy had equipment failures. I thought that he was overdriving the car. I couldn't believe a driver...
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Action Performance and Richard Childress Racing Extend License Agreement

Exclusive Licensing and Marketing Rights Now Contracted Through 2012 Action Performance Companies, Inc., the leader in the design, marketing, promotion and distribution of licensed motorsports merchandise, today announced an extension to their ongoing exclusive licensing and marketing contract with Richard Childress Racing. The new agreement, which extends the exclusive licens...
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