NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, NC - MAY 21: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 21, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Gordon Says Indy 500 Will Remain A Dream

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The closest Jeff Gordon will ever come to leading the Indy 500 will be in the pace car. Despite retiring from NASCAR at the end of this season, the four-time Sprint Cup […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/24/2015

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Top Sporting Events To Attend In 2015

A look at five of the best upcoming major sporting events in America.

05/22/2015

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Deflated-Ball Trick Nothing New In Games People Play

If you ain’t cheatin’, you ain’t tryin’. The credit for that old saying generally goes to NASCAR legend Richard Petty, though it just as easily could have come from Tom Brady, Gaylord Perry or pretty […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/10/2015

FORT WORTH, TX - APRIL 11:  Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Pro Services Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, 2015 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

Johnson Gets Fifth NASCAR Win In Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Jimmie Johnson was still chasing Jamie McMurray and Kevin Harvick, trying to get back in front as the laps wound down at Texas Motor Speedway. Then Johnson got the break that […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/12/2015

FONTANA, CA - MARCH 20:  Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 20, 2015 in Fontana, California.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Domestic Violence CEO Critical Of NASCAR

(AP) — The National Network to End Domestic Violence addressed an open letter to NASCAR this week critical of the sport’s stance on Kurt Busch after he was accused of domestic assault on an ex-girlfriend. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/08/2015

MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 28: Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Elk Grove’s NASCAR Star Larson Released From Hospital

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Kyle Larson has been released from a hospital after completing tests to determine why he fainted at Martinsville Speedway. Chip Ganassi Racing says in a statement the NASCAR driver was released from the hospital […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/31/2015

MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 29:  Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Express Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 29, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Hamlin Holds Off Keselowski For 5th Martinsville Win

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track. Now, with his spot in NASCAR’s Chase for the championship virtually assured, they can work […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/30/2015

FONTANA, CA - MARCH 22: Greg Biffle, driver of the #16 Clean Harbors Ford, spins out after hitting the wall on the final lap during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 22, 2015 in Fontana, California. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NASCAR Blasted For Disputed Officiating

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) There’s no way to dance around the fact cautions for debris at Auto Club Speedway twice changed the outcome of the race. A race that at first should have been won by […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/25/2015

FONTANA, CA - MARCH 22:  Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Wurth Ford, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 22, 2015 in Fontana, California.  (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Keselowski Wins Fontana In Wild Finish

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) While Kevin Harvick chased Kurt Busch down the stretch in a battle of the best cars in the Fontana field, Brad Keselowski was buried in 17th place – until the yellow flags […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/23/2015

AVONDALE, AZ - MARCH 15: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's/ Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series CampingWorld.com 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on March 15, 2015 in Avondale, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Can Anyone Dethrone Kevin Harvick?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) To the surprise of none, Kevin Harvick won at Phoenix. Now in a zone not seen in NASCAR in several years, Harvick and crew chief Rodney Childers head to California amid a looming question: […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/17/2015

Timothy Tyler Andrew Walker

Former NASCAR Driver Who Led Police On 150 mph Pursuit Arrested Again After He Was Late To Sentencing

Timothy Tyler Andrew Walker, 35 of Hermosa Beach, California, was scheduled to be sentenced in southern Utah’s Washington County on Monday morning for five charges stemming from the chase.

03/16/2015

AVONDALE, AZ - MARCH 15:  Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John's/ Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series CampingWorld.com 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on March 15, 2015 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Harvick Dominates, Wins 4th Straight At Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) There have been dominant drivers in NASCAR before, seasons where Jeff Gordon or Jimmie Johnson would reel off win after win to break the spirits of the rest of the garage. Dale […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/16/2015

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