LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

Controversial Crash Ends Bowyer's Shot at Sprint Cup

ap-nascar-charlotte-auto-racing-4 3 r560Clint Bowyer celebrates his win earlier this season at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Photo Credit: Nigel Kinrade, AP)NASCAR had its version of road rage yesterday (SUN) after the Sprint Cup race in Phoenix. Four-time Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon intentionally caused Clint Bowyer of Emporia to wreck and ended Bowyer's chance to contend for The Chase championship. Bowyer entered the race third in The Chase standings. After the race, Bowyer said Gordon's actions gave the sport a black eye.

The crews for both race teams scuffled after the race. Penalties are expected to be announced later this week before NASCAR's final race of the season in Homestead, Florida.


Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)