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He's back: Kenseth returns to capture pole for All-Star race

Matt Kenseth's return to racing is already paying big dividends for Roush Fenway Racing after he grabbed the pole for Saturday night's NASCAR All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.    


Governor declares state of emergency for wildfire risk

Governor Scott Walker announced Tuesday morning he has signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency in Wisconsin in response to wildfire conditions.


Report: Kenseth returning to NASCAR

Cambridge native Matt Kenseth is returning to NASCAR. SB Nation is reporting that Kenseth is set to re-join Roush Fenway racing for the remainder of the season. The report indicates Kenseth will share the No. 6 car with Trevor Bayne. 


Joe Gibbs Racing to replace Matt Kenseth with Erik Jones

Matt Kenseth is out at Joe Gibbs Racing, which will replace the oldest fulltime driver in NASCAR's top series with rising star Erik Jones next season.    Kenseth is 45. Jones turned 21 in May. 


Tony Stewart to retire following 2016 season

Sources say the three-time NASCAR champion plans to officially announce his planned retirement.  More>>

Jeff Gordon wins pole for final Daytona 500 of his career

Jeff Gordon will start from the pole in his final Daytona 500 of his career. Gordon announced last month this will be his final full-time season, and he's been adamant next Sunday's season-opening Daytona 500 will be the last of his career. More>>

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st Sprint Cup championship

Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Brad Keselowski has won the opening race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, a victory that automatically advances him into the second round.

Excitement builds for Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America

ELKHART LAKE, Wis., July 30, 2014 - One of the biggest racing events in Wisconsin returns August 7-10 as the newly titled "Continental Tire Road Race Showcase" brings in some of the top racers in the world to tackle America's National Park of Speed.  More>>

Keselowski dominates in New Hampshire victory

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) -- Brad Keselowski completed a flawless weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and won Sunday under a green-white checkered finish. More>>

Almirola wins rain-shortened NASCAR at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Aric Almirola has won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, putting Richard Petty's famed No. 43 in Victory Lane for the first time since 1999. More>>

Rain postpones Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Steady rain forced NASCAR to postpone the Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway. More>>

JGR extends Kenseth, Dollar General sponsorship

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) -- Joe Gibbs Racing has announced a contract extension for driver Matt Kenseth and Dollar General's expanded sponsorship of his No. 20 Toyota Camry. More>>

Keselowski wins for 2nd time at Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, Ky. (AP) -- Brad Keselowski dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night to become Kentucky Speedway's first repeat winner. More>>

Rain wreaks havoc on NASCAR race at Bristol

Matt Kenseth has the early lead at Bristol Motor Speedway, where rain is disrupting a Sprint Cup race for the second time this season. More>>

Keselowski edges Junior on last lap in Las Vegas

Brad Keselowski surged ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. More>>

Earnhardt Jr. wins 2nd Daytona 500 a decade later

Through rain and wrecks, Dale Earnhardt Jr. ended the only drought that mattered. More>>

Kenseth wins 1st Daytona 500 qualifying race

Matt Kenseth nipped Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne at the finish line to win the first of two Daytona 500 qualifying races. More>>

NASCAR driver Kvapil arrested on assault charge

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Travis Kvapil is free on bond following his arrest on charges of assault and false imprisonment. More>>

Kenseth wins Nationwide race at Kansas Speedway

Matt Kenseth is proving to be unbeatable at Kansas Speedway. More>>

Kyle Busch wins Atlanta, locks up Chase spot

Kyle Busch locked up his spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship with his fourth victory of the year Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway. More>>

Ross Kenseth finishes 6th in ARCA debut at Madison International Speedway

Racing in his ARCA debut, Ross Kenseth finished 6th in the Herr's 200 at the Madison International Speedway on Sunday afternoon. More>>

Madison International Speedway one of final stops for 78-year old driver

James Hylton's been racing stock cars professionally for 61 years, and Madison International Speedway was part of his "farewell tour" More>>

Kenseth holds off Kahne to get 5th win of season

Matt Kenseth held off Kasey Kahne for 12 nerve-racking laps to hang on and win Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway. More>>

Hoosier Ryan Newman wins Brickyard 400 at Indy

Ryan Newman fulfilled the childhood dream of so many who grew up in Indiana -- winning at storied Indianapolis Motor Speedway. More>>

Kyle Busch wins Nationwide race at New Hampshire

Kyle Busch overcame three attempts at a green-white checkered finish to keep his lead and win the Nationwide Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. More>>

Johnson 1st driver to sweep Daytona since 1982

Jimmie Johnson is the first driver in 31 years to sweep Daytona International Speedway. More>>

Matt Kenseth wins Sprint Cup race at Kentucky

Matt Kenseth's fuel-only pit road gamble helped him beat Jimmie Johnson late and win Sunday's rescheduled 400-mile NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway. More>>

Rain washes out NASCAR race at Kentucky

Rain Saturday night forced NASCAR officials to postpone the Sprint Cup race at Kentucky Speedway until Sunday. More>>

Stewart wins Cup race at Dover

Tony Stewart made a late out outside pass on Juan Pablo Montoya and held on Sunday at Dover International Speedway to snap a 30-race winless streak. More>>

Keselowski wins Sprint Cup crown

The kid who stole the show at the season-opening Daytona 500 ended the year under the biggest spotlight of them all Sunday. More>>

Wild finish at Phoenix as Keselowski takes points lead

A chaotic race at Phoenix blew NASCAR's championship fight wide open Sunday, moving Brad Keselowski to the brink of a first Sprint Cup title. More>>

Johnson edges Keselowski at Texas, retains points lead

Jimmie Johnson regained the lead on the final restart, beating Brad Keselowski in an ending two-lap shootout to win Sunday at Texas. More>>

Johnson wins at Martinsville, takes points lead

Jimmie Johnson held off Kyle Busch on a restart with five laps to go Sunday and won for the seventh time in his career at Martinsville Speedway. More>>

Kenseth feeling nostalgic in final month with RFR

Matt Kenseth choked back his words a bit when he got to Victory Lane, then fumbled with his sunglasses in a futile attempt to hide his emotions. More>>

Kenseth wins at Kansas, Keselowski keeps points lead

Matt Kenseth won for the second time in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship in a caution-marred race at repaved Kansas Speedway. More>>

Bowyer wins on disastrous night for Keselowski

Clint Bowyer picked up his first win in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on a disastrous night for points leader Brad Keselowski. More>>

Kenseth wins in wild finish at Talladega

Daytona 500 winner Matt Kenseth won Sunday at Talladega Superpeedway, where a last-lap crash turned defending NASCAR champion Tony Stewart upside down. More>>

Keselowski emerges late to win at Dover

Brad Keselowski had just enough fuel left to take the checkered flag Sunday at Dover International Speedway for his second victory in three weeks. More>>

Keselowski takes Chase opener, points lead

Brad Keselowski raced to an impressive victory in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. More>>

Bowyer wins at Richmond, Gordon beats Busch for Chase spot

Jeff Gordon drove his way into the title picture by grabbing the last wild-card berth in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. More>>

Stewart vows to go after Kenseth after Bristol wreck

Matt Kenseth, you've been warned. Tony Stewart is not happy about the wreck at Bristol and he's vowed to come after you for the rest of the season. More>>

Biffle wins at Michigan, takes over as points leader

Greg Biffle won the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday when leader Jimmie Johnson's car left the track with engine trouble. More>>

1 dead, 9 injured in lightning strike at Pocono

A lightning strike in the parking lot at Pocono Raceway after a rain-shortened NASCAR race Sunday killed one person and injured nine others. More>>

Kenseth wrecked, drops to second in points standings after Brickyard

It was a rough day for Matt Kenseth, who came into Sunday's race with the Sprint Cup Series points lead but was taken out of the race in a late collision with Joey Logano. More>>

Kahne wins at New Hampshire, Kenseth still points leader

Kasey Kahne has won his second Sprint Cup race of the season by holding off Denny Hamlin at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. More>>

Keselowski wins at Kentucky, Kenseth still points leader

Brad Keselowski raced to his third win of the year, grabbing the lead with 55 laps remaining and holding off all challengers. More>>

Kenseth takes the lead in Sprint Cup standings after Pocono

Matt Kenseth's seventh-place finish at Pocono allowed him to take the lead in the Sprint Cup standings. More>>

Kenseth among 36 drivers to break track record at Pocono

There were 36 drivers who posted a speed faster than the 172.533 mph set by Kasey Kahne on June 11, 2004. More>>

Jimmie Johnson wins for 7th time at Dover

Jimmie Johnson dominated again and has won for the seventh time at Dover International Speedway on Sunday. More>>

Jimmie Johnson cruises to All-Star win

Jimmie Johnson won his third All-Star race on Saturday night by pulling away over the 10-lap sprint to the $1 million prize. More>>

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