Craig Murto: Gordon goes out a winner


November 4, 2015

By the time the grueling 500-lap Sprint Cup race at Martinsville was finishing, the sun was setting and it was difficult for anybody at the track to see.

Craig Murto: Did Harvick manipulate the outcome?


October 28, 2015

Following a rather unusual ending to the Sprint Cup race at Talladega, social media went wild with comment from fans who were absolutely sure that Kevin Harvick manipulated the outcome of the Talladega race to ensure himself a place in the Chase.

Craig Murto: The milk bowl not just any race


October 14, 2015

Vermont is beautiful this time of year, with fall foliage almost at peak, the brisk autumn air, and the sound of racecars for one more special event at Thunder Road International Speedbowl.

Craig Murto: The Chase is a winner


September 30, 2015

I have no problem admitting when I am wrong, and when it comes to NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup, I was very wrong.

Craig Murto: Pena grabs K&N win in Virginia


September 2, 2015

Sometimes racers skillfully do what they must to win. Sometimes racers are lucky. Sometimes racers are in the right place at the right time. Sergio Pena was skillful, lucky, and in the right place at the right time when he won the Biscuitville 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at Virginia International Raceway.

Craig Murto: Should Kyle Busch make the chase?


July 29, 2015

With his win in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch has won three consecutive Sprint Cup races, four of the last five, and is only 23 points away from cracking the top 30.

Craig Murto: Garvey makes mark on track


July 15, 2015

Mike Garvey took a break from working on Brayton Haws’ car prior to the Snowflake 100 last December at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla.

Craig Murto: Daytona facing safety issues


July 8, 2015

The last-lap crash in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona that sent Austin Dillon’s Sprint Cup car flying into the catch fence raises new concerns for safety.

Craig Murto: Activate your local sponsors


June 24, 2015

I always hear local racers talk about how tough it is to get sponsors. And I hear local sponsors talk about how tough it is to get anything out of the sponsorship.