Craig Murto: Should Cup drivers stay in Cup?

Craig Murto

September 21, 2016

For years there has been an ongoing debate as to whether NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers should be allowed to compete in the Camping World Truck Series and the Xfinity Series.

Craig Murto: Racing in the rain

Craig Murto

August 17, 2016

The NASCAR Xfinity Series race last weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was aptly called the “Mid-Ohio Challenge,” and it was a challenge even for the most experienced racers once the rain started to fall.

Craig Murto: Why the empty grandstands?


July 28, 2016

Kyle Busch put on a clinic at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to win the Brickyard 400 from the pole last Sunday. But was anybody there to see it?

Craig Murto: Pena wins at Dominion


May 11, 2016

Sergio Pena proved that he can still race a Late Model when he scored his first victory of the year in the 100-lap NASCAR Late Model Stock Car feature last Saturday at Dominion Raceway.

Craig Murto: Cold closes local tracks


April 13, 2016

The cold weather and forecasts for high winds and snow flurries closed many local racetracks last weekend, and postponed the grand opening of Dominion Raceway in Thornburg until this Saturday.

Craig Murto: Will fans accept NASCAR changes?

Craig Murto

January 27, 2016

Hopefully you and your family dug out of the blizzard of 2016 OK; race fans are still trying to dig out from under all of the changes announced by NASCAR this year.

Craig Murto: Abreu wins, Stewart confronts fan


January 20, 2016

Rico Abreu won his second straight Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals at Tulsa, Oklahoma, grabbing the lead and the win Saturday night from Bryan Clauson in the final 10 laps of the 30th annual running of the event.