AUTO RACING: NASCAR at Richmond

 Kevin Harvick and Clint Bowyer happy to return to Richmond, while Jimmie Johnson looks for improvement

Kevin Harvick and Clint Bowyer happy to return to Richmond, while Jimmie Johnson looks for improvement

RICHMOND — No one is more a poster boy for the new Chase qualifying system than Kevin Harvick. In 22nd place in the standings as the Sprint Cup Series rolls off at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night for the Toyota Owners 400, Harvick likely would be concerned about reaching the postseason were the Chase setup the same as four years ago.  Read more...

Pictures: NASCAR at Richmond

Pictures: NASCAR at Richmond

NASCAR races at Richmond International Raceway.  Read more...

Kyle Larson is the Sprint Cup Series' biggest surprise heading into Richmond

Kyle Larson is the Sprint Cup Series' biggest surprise heading into Richmond

Some of the preseason speculation about Kyle Larson being promoted to the Sprint Cup Series after only one full season in a national NASCAR series car (Nationwide), was that Chip Ganassi wanted to make sure he didn’t lose Larson any time soon. You know, the way Bill Davis lost Jeff Gordon in 1992 to Rick Hendrick.  Read more...