Sprint Cup

NASCAR vice president for competition Robin Pemberton. (Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

NASCAR Adds Rule On Exiting Cars After Crashes

Barring an extenuating circumstance like a fire, drivers must now remain in their cars after crashes.

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Danica Patrick. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Danica Patrick Wins Pole For NASCAR’s Daytona 500

Danica Patrick has won the Daytona 500 pole, becoming the first woman to secure the top spot for any Sprint Cup race.


Crew members push the #7 Speed Energy Dodge, driven by Robby Gordon, through the garage area as rain falls prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 18, 2011 in Joliet, Illinois.  (Photo by Jason Smith/Getty Images)

Rain Postpones NASCAR Race In Joliet

Rain at Chicagoland Speedway has forced NASCAR to postpone the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. NASCAR will attempt to run the race Monday at noon Eastern.