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NASCAR Cup Series Champions

2017 — Martin Truex Jr.

2016 — Jimmie Johnson

2015 — Kyle Busch

2014 — Kevin Harvick

2013 — Jimmie Johnson

2012 — Brad Keselowski… 144 more words


Martin Truex Jr. caps career season with 1st NASCAR title

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR’s champion.

Truex wrapped up his first Cup title Sunday night by winning at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where he beat Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski for the championship. 279 more words


Patrick crashes in final NASCAR race as full-time driver

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Danica Patrick climbed out of her burning, smoke-filled, wrecked race car and trudged toward pit road.

She pulled off her gloves and helmet in frustration before being taken to the infield care centre. 469 more words


Party time! Junior throws epic retirement party after finale

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. threw his own retirement party on pit road. Earnhardt popped out of his car, flashed a thumbs-up sign and chugged a Budweiser. 807 more words


The Latest: Keselowski: Ford could 'take a drubbing' in '18

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — The Latest on NASCAR’s season finale (all times local):

8:10 p.m.

Brad Keselowski has concerns that Ford could “take a drubbing next year” if there isn’t more manufacturer parity in NASCAR. 1,835 more words


Juniors unite: Close friends Earnhardt, Truex celebrate

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. chugged another beer, left his crew guys on pit road after a nearly hour-long post-race party and bolted for the championship stage. 894 more words


Neuville wins Rally Australia

COFFS HARBOUR, Australia — Belgium’s Thierry Neuville won Rally Australia by 22.5 seconds on Sunday as torrential rain added drama to the last day of the last race of the World Rally Championship season. 374 more words