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Sprint To End NASCAR Sponsorship After 2016 Season

Sprint informed NASCAR it won’t extend title sponsorship of the top Sprint Cup Series beyond its current contract, which expires after the 2016 season. “Sprint has long benefited from the unprecedented level of brand integration […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/17/2014

FORT WORTH, TX - OCTOBER 31:  Brian Vickers, driver of the #55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota, sits in his car on the grid during Pinnacle Propane Qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on October 31, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

NASCAR Driver Vickers Undergoes Heart Surgery

NASCAR driver Brian Vickers underwent surgery to repair a hole in his heart for a second time, and the recovery period will cause him to miss the start of the 2015 season. Vickers said in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/16/2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 05: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kevin Harvick speaks during the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards at Wynn Las Vegas on December 5, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Harvick Finally Climbs To NASCAR’s Summit

Two years ago, Kevin Harvick was evaluating his life. He and his wife, DeLana, had welcomed a son, their only child. They’d sold their race team and began to prioritize what really mattered to their […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/08/2014

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Placerville Teen Youngest To Race In 25 Hours Of Thunderhill

He doesn’t even have a driver’s license, but one local teen is about to race with some well-known legends. The young Placerville teen will hit speeds of up to 130 mph at one of the biggest races in Northern California.

12/05/2014

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 16:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with  his wife DeLana and son Keelan in victory lane after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Harvick Finds Happiness Long Before NASCAR Title

It was some six hours after Kevin Harvick had won his first Sprint Cup championship when he was finally able to peel off his beer-soaked firesuit, take a shower and begin celebrating the biggest moment […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/18/2014

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 16:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with the trophy in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Harvick Hoists 1st Cup Title In Thrilling Fashion

Kevin Harvick jostled his 2-year-old son on his lap, egging him on to speak into the microphone and tell the world his daddy was the NASCAR champion. “Say, `We win,’” said Harvick, who beamed during […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/17/2014

AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 09: Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, leads Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

New NASCAR Chase Format Is Breaking Hearts

NASCAR’s new championship format, lauded for creating nail-biting intensity, wild emotional swings and tension on and off of the track, has also been full of heartbreak. Dale Earnhardt Jr. had one of the best seasons […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/11/2014

AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 09:  Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, speaks to the media after failing to advance to race for the championship in the season finale after the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo by Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images)

Jeff Gordon Eliminated From Title Contention

Jeff Gordon’s bid for a fifth NASCAR Sprint Cup championship was wrecked twice. The first, in Texas last week, involved him directly and led to a melee with Brad Keselowski. The second, at Phoenix on […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/10/2014

AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 09:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Harvick Dominates At Phoenix, Chase Field Cut To 4

This season has played out as a¬†battle¬†between Team Penske and Hendrick Motorsports. All the while, Kevin Harvick was holding his own with NASCAR’s heavyweights. With his season on the line, it was Harvick who stepped […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/10/2014

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 02:  Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, reacts after a fight involving Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 2, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

NASCAR Dishes Out Penalties After Post-Race Brawl

Brad Keselowski and Jeff Gordon avoided any penalty from NASCAR on Tuesday for their post-race fight at Texas. Two crew chiefs and four crew members from Hendrick Motorsports were punished for their roles in the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/04/2014

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 02:  Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, and Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, are involved in a fight at the conclusion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 2, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

WATCH: Gordon, Keselowski Start Brawl After NASCAR Race

Brad Keselowski is doing everything he can for a chance at another NASCAR championship. No matter how angry he makes other drivers. Jeff Gordon was fighting mad at Texas, leading to a post-race confrontation with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/03/2014

MARTINSVILLE, VA - OCTOBER 26:  Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway on October 26, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia.  (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Jr. Crashes Chase Party, Wins At Martinsville

Dale Earnhardt Jr. roamed around Martinsville Speedway as a child, soaking in the sights and the sounds and the smells while his dad collected six of the treasured grandfather clocks awarded to the winner. Earnhardt […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/27/2014

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