Date of birth: 1955-10-08 00:00:00
Place of birth: Dawsonville, Georgia, United States
Column: NASCAR closes stabilized, and energized by Elliott
Column: NASCAR closes stabilized, and energized by Elliott

Elliott drives from back of the field to first NASCAR title
Elliott drives from back of the field to first NASCAR title

Denny Hamlin faces tough field for elusive 1st NASCAR title
Denny Hamlin faces tough field for elusive 1st NASCAR title

NASCAR Cup Series at Phoenix
NASCAR Cup Series at Phoenix

Elliott races into NASCAR championship; Harvick eliminated
Elliott races into NASCAR championship; Harvick eliminated

Hamlin wins in 3rd overtime of Talladega's longest race
Hamlin wins in 3rd overtime of Talladega's longest race

Elliott joins his father as winner of NASCAR's All-Star race
Elliott joins his father as winner of NASCAR's All-Star race

NASCAR's return latest chapter in Darlington's rich legacy
NASCAR's return latest chapter in Darlington's rich legacy

AP Sportlight


May 20 1900 — The second modern Olympic Games open in Paris. 1919 — Babe Ruth of the Boston Red Sox wins a game on the...

Junior Johnson, "The Last American Hero," dies at 88
Junior Johnson, "The Last American Hero," dies at 88

Chase Elliott gets 2nd most popular NASCAR driver award
Chase Elliott gets 2nd most popular NASCAR driver award

NASCAR’s final 4 in fun mode ahead of championship race
NASCAR’s final 4 in fun mode ahead of championship race

Jimmie Johnson's long, hard road to keep playoff run alive
Jimmie Johnson's long, hard road to keep playoff run alive

Kyle Busch aims for 3rd straight win at Pocono Raceway
Kyle Busch aims for 3rd straight win at Pocono Raceway

AP Sportlight


May 19 1910 — Cy Young, the career leader in major league victories, wins No. 500 as the Cleveland Indians defeat Washington 5-4 in 11 innings. ...

Elliott takes Dover pole with track record of 165.960 mph
Elliott takes Dover pole with track record of 165.960 mph

Column: Larson rolled but Talladega delivered for NASCAR
Column: Larson rolled but Talladega delivered for NASCAR

Chase Elliott wins Cup race at Talladega, 1st win for Chevy
Chase Elliott wins Cup race at Talladega, 1st win for Chevy

Perfect Storm: The 500 and fight that changed NASCAR forever
Perfect Storm: The 500 and fight that changed NASCAR forever