26 August 2012 Denny Hamlin started the evening with a dance at driver introductions, and then waltzed away with victory in the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
25 August 2012 Qualifying for the Saturday evening's IRWIN Tools Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway was thwarted by rain, leaving Casey Mears on pole position based on earlier practice times.
25 August 2012 Joey Logano was the winner of Friday evening's Food City 250 at Bristol Motor Speedway, finishing half a second ahead of Rickey Stenhouse Jr.
23 August 2012 Timothy Peters took the lead on the first lap of the UNOH 200 Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway and didn't relinquish it again until the chequered flag dropped.
20 August 2012 A late engine blow-up for Jimmie Johnson denied the #48 a seemingly certain victory at Michigan, which went instead to Greg Biffle following a green-white-chequered finish.
19 August 2012 Justin Allgaier won the NAPA Auto Parts 200 Nationwide Series race in Montreal, after he tipped a slowing Jacques Villeneuve into a spin on the second green-white-chequered finish of the day.
19 August 2012 Nelson Piquet Jr clinched his first win in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and his first oval race win at national-level stock car racing with a decisive victory at Michigan.
18 August 2012 Sprint Cup veteran Mark Martin once again proved that he's well able to match today's youngsters for pace, after claiming his fourth pole position of the year in Michigan.
18 August 2012 Alex Tagliani, one of Canada's favourite motorsporting local heroes, will start Saturday afternoon's NAPA Auto Parts 200 from pole position at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. 
13 August 2012 Marcos Ambrose made it a second Cup win at Watkins Glen in a row, following a dramatic last lap accident that wrecked Kyle Busch's hopes of a desperately-needed victory.
12 August 2012 Carl Edwards returned to the Nationwide Series and to winning ways, claiming victory in the Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen over the Penske cars of Brad Keselowski and Sam Hornish Jr. 
11 August 2012 Juan Montoya set a new track record at Watkins Glen as he claimed his second consecutive pole position of 2012 for Sunday's Finger Lakes 355 Sprint Cup road race 
05 August 2012 Jeff Gordon clinched victory in a rain-delayed and shortened Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway on Sunday afternoon after a late accident for Jimmie Johnson.
05 August 2012 Elliott Sadler claimed victory in the Nationwide Series' visit to Iowa Speedway for a Saturday night race under the floodlights, to rebuild his lead in the championship standings.
04 August 2012 Juan Pablo Montoya pulled off a surprise pole position for the Pennsylvania 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at the unique triangular Pocono Raceway.
04 August 2012 Joey Coulter claimed his first win in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series by a margin of 1.224s over James Buescher in a fast-run Pocono Mountains 125 Saturday afternoon event.
30 July 2012 Jimmie Johnson won his fourth Brickyard 400 Sprint Cup race on Sunday afternoon, dominating proceedings to finish well ahead of Kyle Busch and Greg Biffle at Indianapolis.
29 July 2012 Brad Keselowski emerged as the winner of the first-ever Nationwide race at Indianapolis, after a late spin for longtime leader Kyle Busch and a black flag for Elliott Sadler.
28 July 2012 Denny Hamlin took pole position for the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with Carl Edwards set to start alongside him on the front row on Sunday afternoon.
22 July 2012 A sickly Elliott Sadler felt much better after beating long-time race leader Ricky Stenhouse Jr. to victory lane in Sunday's STP 300 Nationwide Series race at Chicagoland Speedway.