Lee Spencer

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FOXSports.com Senior NASCAR Writer

Lee Spencer is the Senior NASCAR Writer for FOXSports.com. She has provided award-winning coverage of auto racing over the last 15 years. Spencer has lent her expertise to both television and radio and is a regular contributor to SiriusXM Radio and the Performance Racing Network. Follow her on Twitter.



  • Harvick, Kenseth have slim chance
    November 16, 2013, 1:15 AM EST
    Jimmie Johnson will almost certainly win his sixth Sprint Cup title Sunday. But Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick are clinging to a sliver of hope.
  • Blaney's NASCAR future in doubt
    November 15, 2013, 10:01 PM EST
    Dave Blaney says he doesn't know what he's going to do next year now that his sponsor has moved to a new team.
  • Helton stresses need to collaborate
    November 15, 2013, 4:06 PM EST
    When NASCAR president Mike Helton delivered the annual state of the sport speech on Friday at Homestead Miami Speedway, he touched on a variety of existing issues and challenges moving forward.
  • Johnson ready to claim sixth title
    November 14, 2013, 8:18 PM EST
    Only one race remains in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Don't expect much drama, as Jimmie Johnson can all but coast to his sixth championship in NASCAR's top series.
  • Bayne leans on wife through illness
    November 12, 2013, 2:39 PM EST
    Six weeks after their wedding, newlyweds Trevor and Ashton Bayne received the news that the 22-year-old driver was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.
  • Sunday won't be all about the champ
    November 11, 2013, 7:03 PM EST
    Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick are all mathematically eligible to win the 2013 Sprint Cup championship, but history is certainly on the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports team’s side.
  • Johnson closing in on sixth title
    November 10, 2013, 11:17 PM EST
    Looks like Five-Time might be in line for a new nickname.
  • Harvick driving hard to very end
    November 10, 2013, 9:43 PM EST
    Kevin Harvick gets a break to win at Phoenix, but plenty of hard work put his team in position to capitalize.
  • MWR to field three Cup cars in 2014
    November 10, 2013, 2:46 PM EST
    Despite NAPA's decision not to return to MWR in 2014, and driver Martin Truex Jr. and crew chief Chad Johnston opting to move on, team owner Rob Kauffman told FOXSports.com that three teams will operate out of the shop next year.
  • Kenseth upbeat for race within race
    November 09, 2013, 10:41 PM EST
    Matt Kenseth never showed concern over Sunday's AdvoCare 500 — or his challenge to reclaim seven points from Jimmie Johnson, who was victorious last Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway with two races remaining in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
  • Jones becomes youngest truck winner
    November 08, 2013, 11:24 PM EST
    NASCAR has a new first-time winner — 17-year-old Erik Jones from Byron, Mich., the youngest ever in the Camping World Truck Series.
  • Martin done driving, shuns 'R-word'
    November 08, 2013, 10:46 PM EST
  • JJ very familiar with current situation
    November 08, 2013, 11:28 AM EST
    Jimmie Johnson is in a very familiar spot in vying for his sixth Sprint Cup championship. So how can this man and his car be stopped?
  • NASCAR ponders 2014 rules
    November 08, 2013, 2:11 AM EST
    NASCAR executives encouraged an open dialogue with technical directors and managers from the sport's top organizations in a recent gathering at the NASCAR R&D Center.
  • These days, rivalries are friendly
    November 04, 2013, 4:03 PM EST
    In NASCAR racing, nice guys don't finish last. Jimmie Johnson proved that again Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway as he won his 66th career Sprint Cup race.
  • Johnson seizes lead with Texas win
    November 03, 2013, 9:23 PM EST
    Jimmie Johnson's dominant win at Texas Motor Speedway makes him the front-runner for a sixth Sprint Cup title. But he knows it's not over yet.