The Associated Press

Richard Petty set to return to track at Richmond
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Richard Petty is scheduled to return to the race track this weekend for the first time since the March 25 death of his wife, Lynda....

RG3 to be honorary pace car driver at Richmond
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will drive the pace car before Saturday night's NASCAR race at Richmond....

Sponsorship woes put Swan Racing future in doubt

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Swan Racing is reviewing its ability to compete in NASCAR because of difficulty securing corporate sponsorship for the two-car operation....

Wallace showing improvement in Truck Series

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Darrell Wallace Jr. was the first black driver to win a NASCAR race since the 1960s when he took the checkered flag in a Truck Series race at Martinsville last year....

Harvick marks himself a contender with win

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DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) -- Kevin Harvick knew his first-year Stewart-Haas Racing team was better than it had shown the past few weeks. After taking the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night, Harvick is convinced the group has exactly what it takes to win a Sprint Cup championship....