Today's NASCAR News

Daytona International speedway will get the Super Bowl treatment from Fox Sports.

FOX Sports showcases Daytona 500 plans

With more than 80 hours of programming from Daytona Speedweeks, FOX Sports constructs a high-energy, two-week opening to the 2014 NASCAR racing season into a distinctive crescendo of unbridled horsepower, culminating in live coverage of the 56th running of the


Richard Petty Says Danica Patrick Won’t Win

When it comes to Danica Patrick, the Petty family just can't seem to pass on the subject without causing


Jon Anderson Of ‘Yes’ Joins Whitney Johnson

The voice of Yes will be at Ruth Eckerd Hall February 15th

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NASCAR Creates New Penalty System

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has revamped its penalty system to define specific offenses with pre-determined penalties. The new “Deterrence System” classifies six different levels of penalties, with fines and point deductions increasing as the infractions become more severe.


NASCAR Creates Winner-Take-All Championship

NASCAR has overhauled its championship format to create an elimination, winner-take-all system designed to reward “the most battle-tested” driver at the end of the season. The Chase for the Sprint Cup championship will now be a 16-driver field with

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Carl Edwards: “Proposed NASCAR Changes Could be Harmful”

On the third day of NASCAR’s annual media tour, Carl Edwards became the first driver to express serious reservations about the proposed playoff format expected to be made official Thursday. Edwards, calling himself an “old-school” driver who would rather


Sprint All-Star Race Rescheduled

Charlotte Motor Speedway officials are changing the schedule for the 30th annual Sprint Cup All-Star Race weekend in May. CMS president Marcus Smith announced Tuesday that the Sprint Showdown qualifying race will move to Friday night, May 16 —

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IndyCar Races Good for Drivers

The Firestone Grand Prix will take place in St. Petersburg in March. As we get ready for the races, IndyCar competitors are getting ready, too. An IndyCar Series competitor has co-driven the winning overall entry in the Rolex 24

Ohio State loses to Michigan State and is headed to Miami for an Orange Bowl date

Ohio State will settle for the Orange Bowl

For the Ohio State football team and its fans, the regular season came to a disappointing end — to say the least. Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes lost the Big Ten Championship Game to Michigan State and with it

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, celebrates in  Victory Lane after winning the series championship for a record sixth time.  following the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

Is Jimmie Johnson Unappreciated?

Earlier this morning on SportstalkFlorida Mornings, Eric Lopez talked to SportsTalkFlorida Insider James Williams. Why you should listen : Williams and Lopez discuss comments made by FOX Sports 1 analysts and former Philadelphia Eagle quarterback Donovan McNabb. McNabb doesn’t believe