William Byron Wins Daytona 500 on Landmark Day for Hendrick Motorsports

NASCAR began its 76th season on Monday, and Hendrick Motorsports began its 40th. Both had reason to party. The stock car racing organization celebrated another running of the Daytona 500 after rain pushed it back a day, and HMS driver William Byron captured the checkered flag on the four-decade anniversary of his company's first race (Feb. 19, 1984). "Thankful for…

Logano Starting on Pole, on Track for Bounce-Back Year

            Two words went through Joey Logano's mind as a new NASCAR season dawned. "Fresh start. Fresh start," he said. He can add two like it. "Fast start. Fast start." The Panini America NASCAR Brand Ambassador, eager to make up for an unexpected Round of 16 exit in the playoffs a year ago, unleashed his…