19 hrs ago
The Charlotte Observer
More reasons Johnson is still the one to beat
Tom Sorensen has been a columnist at The Observer for 20 years and has been at the paper for 25, writing about nearly every sport in the Carolinas.
Weddings, Laundry Mats and Racing at NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race
STAR RACE A GREAT PLACE TO GET MARRIED: When John and Monica Russell decided to get married, they knew exactly where to do it.
Sat May 18, 2013
McMurray and Stenhouse race way into All Star Race, Patrick gets in on fan vote
Jamie McMurray took care of business in the Sprint Showdown Saturday night winning the race handily to propel him into one of the three available spots for the Sprint All Star field to race for a potential $2 million payout.
Earnhardt has a connection with Charlotte track
At the height of his father's success at Charlotte Motor Speedway , Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Edwards notches pole for Sprint All-Star race
Carl Edwards won the pole for the Sprint All-Star race by completing three laps and a four-tire pit stop in 1 minute, 51.297 seconds.
Dick Trickle enjoyed winning, sharing a good time
Hunched a bit from a childhood fall, Dick Trickle would hold a cigarette in one hand and a coffee in the other.
Thu May 16, 2013
Police: Racing legend commits suicide in Lincoln County
Trickle, a long-time Lincoln County resident, was found dead next to his pick-up truck just after noon.
2013 Charlotte (All-Star): Bobby Labonte NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Preview
Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway Event: Sprint Showdown and All-Star Race Date: Saturday, May 18 Time: 7:30 PM ET TV/Radio: FOX Sports SPEED / MRN Radio All-Star: Last year, Bobby Labonte transferred into the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series All-Star race by the way of the Sprint Fan Vote.
Wed May 15, 2013
Auto Racing Daily
Almirola, Menard Hang Tough Going Into All-Star Break
By no means set, the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field does seem to be taking shape.
Auto Racing Daily
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race - Preview
STAR RACE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. qualified for the All-Star Race by winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup event during the 2012 season.
NASCAR slips in money race
It's race month in Charlotte, but yet another indication of NASCAR's diminished fortunes can be seen in a new ranking of the highest-paid American athletes.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Florida Times-Union
Fan vote could put Danica Patrick on track at Charlotte
There are two ways Danica Patrick can qualify for the Sprint All-Star race on Saturday at the Charlotte Motor Speedway: She can either finish first or second in the Sprint Showdown qualifying race or she can win a fan vote.
CUP: Change Is The Constant For All-Star
Dale Earnhardt Jr. greets the fans before the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 21, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina Across almost three decades of competition, the Sprint All-Star Race has had more formats than Taylor Swift has had bad boyfriends.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Cardboard Connection
2013 Press Pass FanFare Racing Cards
With four autographs and four race-used memorabilia cards in every box, it's the largest number of hits in a 2013 Press Pass racing set.
Sun May 12, 2013
Six drivers now virtual lock for NASCAR Sprint Cup Chasea
Clint Bowyer, series runner-up last year, looks to be one of the six locks to make what's looking like a wide-open NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase field.
Fri May 10, 2013
Dale Earnhardt Jr Appearance Highlights 'No 88 Package' For NASCAR Sprint Cup
Daytona International Speedway will offer a special ticket package for the upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event on Saturday night, July 6 at the "World Center of Racing" that includes a question and answer session with No.
NASCAR Driver Capsules May 10
WHERE HE STANDS: Jimmie Johnson remained in first place for the fifth straight week after Talladega.
Meet Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s HSV-Trimmed Pontiac G8
Vik is an Editor at High Gear Media and contributor for a number of sites within the High Gear Media network.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Q&A with fashion maven Sherry Pollex
Sherry Pollex, owner of Lavender boutique in Mooresville, came up with the idea several years ago to merge two of her passions: fashion and helping children through fundraising for the Martin Truex Jr.