NASCAR penalizes Denny Hamlin, Sprint Cup team

NASCAR on Tuesday assessed Denny Hamlin’s No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing team a penalty that included docking the driver 75 points and suspending his crew chief Darian Grubb for six races.

NASCAR Sprint Cup series at Indianapolis Motor Speedway: Jeff Gordon is now a five-time winner at the Brickyard. He hopes it’s the precursor to a fifth Sprint Cup Series championship.

A Joe Gibbs Racing plane collided with a parked plane from Stewart-Haas Racing at Concord Regional Airport on Sunday night as the NASCAR teams were returning to the Charlotte area after Sunday’s Crown Royal 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, according to the Haas team.

While not a surprise, it is now a certainty – Roush Fenway Racing will have a vastly different look in 2015. Sunday, the organization confirmed through a news release that driver Carl Edwards would not be returning in 2015.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Indianapolis Motor Speedway: There will be a lot of talk of attendance woes Sunday at the Brickyard but that does not detract away from the significance of Jeff Gordon’s fifth win at the track or the fact it came on the 20th anniversary of his first.

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