New Chase format producing dramatic moments

No Dale Earnhardt Jr. No Jimmie Johnson. Heck, not even polarizing drivers such as Kyle Busch or Tony Stewart are in the mix.

There's no question the new Chase format is lacking star power. Nothing against guys such as Ryan Newman and Denny ...

Danica Patrick prepares for new crew chief

Danica Patrick says she is open to change if it improves her performance in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.

However, it remained unclear Friday what was the impetus for the swap in crew chiefs and pit-road crews made this week by Stewart-Haas Racing ...