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According to Ken Squier, "Dale Earnhardt Sr. needed Daytona, and Daytona needed Dale Earnhardt."
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 28, 2017, 11:48 am
Promising driver Chase Elliott signed a four-year contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports through the 2022 season, the racing company announced Tuesday. Elliott, the top NASCAR rookie last year, is sixth in the current NASCAR Cup standings while driving the No. 24 Chevrolet. "It means the world
Author: UPI
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:59 am
NASCAR on NBC personalities will appear on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio's "The Morning Drive" every Wednesday morning.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:54 am
As part of the continued efforts to show appreciation for the United States Armed Forces through NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola, NASCAR XFINITY Series™ drivers will bear the names of active military units and installations on their race car windshields during Friday's Coca-Cola Firecracker
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:15 am
From the Las Vegas stage to the New Hampshire Motor Speedway frontstretch, Recycled Percussion will perform the pre-race concert before the Overton's 301 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on July 16. Led by Granite State native Justin Spencer, speedway officials announced on Tuesday that Recycled
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:15 am
For the third time this season, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East will head to a new track. The series will be back in action Saturday at Marne, Michigan's Berlin Raceway for the Stars & Stripes 150. Berlin, a unique .438-mile oval with short straightaways and long corners, has served as a host to the
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:15 am
It will not be a typical weekend for Martin Truex Jr. at Daytona International Speedway, site of Saturday night's Coke Zero 400 NASCAR Cup Series race. Thursday's first day of practice at the famed 2.5-mile tri-oval will also be Truex's birthday. The Furniture Row Racing driver turns 37.
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 28, 2017, 1:15 am
Hear Israeli-born driver Alon Day have a very, very long day in his Cup debut at Sonoma Raceway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 28, 2017, 12:34 am
Back in the yesteryear of 1986, Paramount Pictures released a little movie called Top Gun. Directed by Tony Scott and starring a young actor named Tom Cruise, the movie depicted a hot-shot, hard-headed fighter pilot named Pete “Maverick” Mitchell who competed for supremacy at an aviation school against
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 27, 2017, 11:57 pm
Ford cars have won the last five restrictor-plate races, with Ricky Stenhouse Jr. the most recent at Talladega.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 27, 2017, 10:48 pm
2016 Cup rookie of the year signs a four-year extension.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 27, 2017, 10:01 pm
As NBC Sports prepares to take over the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race broadcasts for the second half of the season, NBC executive Sam Flood fully conceded Tuesday that the possibility of having Dale Earnhardt Jr., set to step out of the No. 88 Chevrolet at year's end, in the sport's broadcast
Author: Official Site Of NASCAR
Posted: June 27, 2017, 9:43 pm
In its two years of operation, Martin-McClure Racing has competed exclusively in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. During this time, MMR has achieved three wins in the 2016 race season and is currently seated 3rd in the series standings. The team has achieved all of this out of the former Morgan-McClure
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 9:43 pm
Judging solely by the results of the first 16 races of 2017, Kyle Busch is having a pretty decent season. The No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing driver has earned nine top-10 finishes – six in the top-5, including Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway – won two poles and is currently fourth in the
Author: USA Today
Posted: June 27, 2017, 7:36 pm
NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers will carry the names of military units and installations on their windshields during Friday's Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at Daytona as part of a weekend salute to American service members. (Photo: Getty Images) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers will
Author: mrn.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 4:47 pm
As part of the continued efforts to show appreciation for the United States Armed Forces through NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola, NASCAR XFINITY Series™ drivers will bear the names of active military units and installations on their race car windshields during Friday's Coca-Cola Firecracker
Author: Official Site Of NASCAR
Posted: June 27, 2017, 2:00 pm
Kevin Harvick's win Sunday was the first of his career at Sonoma, leaving only three tracks on the circuit where he hasn't won.
Author: From The Marbles
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:34 pm
William Byron won his first Xfinity Series race last weekend at Iowa Speedway.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 27, 2017, 11:00 am
Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Ken Schrader may or may not run the July 19 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway. The 62-year-old was the pole winner for the inaugural dirt race back in 2013 and has competed in the event every year since. He has a best finish of fourth back
Author: Autoweek
Posted: June 27, 2017, 8:00 am
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs are getting closer with 16 of the 26 regular-season races in the books. When the circuit heads to Chicagoland Speedway in September, 16 drivers will be competing for a championship. Here is a look at where things stand heading into this weekend's fast-track
Author: CBS Sports
Posted: June 27, 2017, 3:35 am
Chase Purdy experienced his first extra-distance race on Saturday night at Anderson Speedway in Indiana during the Redbud 400. Unfortunately, a component of his racecar did not respond to the challenge, forcing Purdy out of the race with only 48 of the 400 laps remaining.  Purdy and the David Gilliland
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:45 am
The overall goal for Erik Jones' road racing debut in the NASCAR Cup Series was to earn a top 25 finish and that's exactly what he and the No. 77 5-hour ENERGY Extra Strength Toyota team accomplished in Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway. With just five road course starts in
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:45 am
After leading final practice on Friday afternoon in the No. 99 Soleus Air Chevrolet at Iowa Speedway, 20-year-old NASCAR XFINITY Series regular Brandon Jones scored his first top-five of the season in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) competition in only his third start of the season. Jones was
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:45 am
Remember comedian Jeff Foxworthy's joke about the famous last words of a “redneck?” “Hey y'all, watch this!” Clint Bowyer, driver of the No. 14 Mobil 1 Ford Fusion for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), is certainly an expert on racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and, admittedly, he's
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:45 am
Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it will celebrate the U.S. military during this weekend's NASCAR Salutes event at Daytona International Speedway by hosting more than 50 local service members with their families and partnering with Matt Tifft and Joe Gibbs Racing to sponsor the No. 19 Comcast
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:45 am
Stage 1 Recap (Laps 1-25): ● Kurt Busch started 17th, finished 21st. ● Worked way into the top-15 by lap nine despite saying he was loose on forward drive, then “tight to the right with no forward bite.” ● Wedge and air-pressure adjustments on first pit stop while under caution on lap 15 helped the handling
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 27, 2017, 1:04 am
Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just completed a satisfying sixth-place finish at Sonoma Raceway when he was stopped by the Fox Sports cameras in what might have been his final post-race interview with the network. It was 17 years ago that Fox made its debut as NASCAR's newest broadcast partner, and that
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: June 26, 2017, 10:26 pm
Harvick now stands third in the all-important regular-season standings, which pay playoff bonus points after 26 races. With his victory, Harvick became the 10th driver to advance to the postseason and the second for Stewart-Haas Racing, now almost halfway through its first season as a Ford team. If Harvick
Author: westfargopioneer.com
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:47 pm
NEWTON, Iowa — The scene around the No. 4 car was one of celebration, congratulations and well wishes from teammates and crewmen alike following the NASCAR XFINITY Series American Ethanol E15 250 presented by Enogen at Iowa Speedway. Ross Chastain had just notched his best finish in 87 starts in the
Author: Official Site Of NASCAR
Posted: June 26, 2017, 7:06 pm
Kyle Busch Tweeted that he's planning on running all three races at Kentucky Speedway July 6-8 for the fifth time, and the speedway's communications coordinator confirms that Busch is the only driver known to be running the NCWTS Buckle Up In Your Truck 225, the NASCAR XFINITY Series Alsco 300
Author: The Courier-Journal
Posted: June 26, 2017, 6:06 pm
NASCAR's Steve O'Donnell was asked on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio why there wasn't a SAFER barrier where Kasey Kahne crashed.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:00 pm
Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email It wasn't too long ago that Austin Theriault might have questioned if his time in NASCAR had prematurely ended. The 23-year-old is still working to return to the highest levels of the sport after a violent crash at Las Vegas in the Camping World Truck Series cost
Author: Autoweek
Posted: June 26, 2017, 8:00 am
Clint Bowyer's car was beaten, battered, taped together and looked like it got the worst of it during Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway. Yet despite an afternoon that saw him involved in multiple incidents around the 11-turn, 1.99-mile road course, Bowyer still managed to finish
Author: SB Nation
Posted: June 26, 2017, 5:00 am
Kevin Harvick tamed the twists and turns of Sonoma Raceway to come out victorious in the Toyota Save Mart 350
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: June 26, 2017, 12:39 am
Kyle Busch's No. 18 Toyota was found to have two unsecured lug nuts following the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway. (Photo: Getty Images) Busch finished fifth in the race with interim crew chief Ben Beshore. Beshore took the place of Adam Stevens, who is in the third of a four-race suspension
Author: mrn.com
Posted: June 26, 2017, 12:23 am
Following a rain delay on Sunday at Evergreen Raceway, Matt Hirschman of Northampton, PA started from the ninth spot in the 50-lap American Equipment Rental Modified Series event. The seasoned veteran remained smooth and consistent throughout the show and then with 14 laps remaining, took the lead from
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 26, 2017, 12:19 am
Kevin Harvick returned to victory lane for the first time this season with a dominating run Sunday on the road course at Sonoma Raceway. The former NASCAR champion came to Sonoma winless in 20 races since Kansas last fall and has been overshadowed in this season of NASCAR's young new superstars.
Author: charlotteobserver
Posted: June 26, 2017, 12:10 am
"It is a bummer for our day. We felt like we had probably a decent Sonoma car for us." (Photo: Getty Images) Ricky Stenhouse Jr. finished last in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway after being involved in an incident that saw his No. 17 Ford collide with Danica Patrick's No. 10
Author: mrn.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 11:09 pm
Vallée- Jonction, Que -- It was a wild weekend filled with rain and unpredictable weather for the NASCAR Pinty's Series, but that didn't stop Cayden Lapcevich from winning the CRS Express 300 at Autodrome Chaudiere. The 17-year-old from Grimsby, Ontario, native fought hard with defending race
Author: nascar.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 8:44 pm
Ty Majeski got off to a fast start in his NASCAR debut, driving his iRacing Ford Mustang inside the top five from the 10th position in just the first lap of Saturday night's XFINITY Series Race at Iowa Speedway.  However, a tire issue forced the him to lose track position midway through Stage 1 and
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 7:31 pm
Bryson Byrnes presents the third annual Byrnsie Award to the No. 41 Stewart-Haas crew chief Tony Gibson. FOX Fantasy AutoForm a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes
Author: Fox Sports
Posted: June 25, 2017, 6:14 pm
Race action continued at Larry King Law's Langley Speedway featuring tonight's race sponsor in, “Family Pet Center Night at the Races”. On the schedule, this week was nine races from six different race divisions. The evening featured Cycle City Corps Bandeloros with the Larry King Law's Modifieds
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 2:20 pm
Since unexpectedly stepping away from NASCAR just weeks before the 2017 season, Carl Edwards has spent time farming, sailing, flying and traveling. One thing he hasn't done — considered a return to NASCAR as a driver. Edwards was at Sonoma Raceway Saturday making a sponsor appearance, and as he met
Author: Sporting News
Posted: June 25, 2017, 1:31 pm
Bob Pockrass NASCAR • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com • 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year • More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Follow on Twitter SONOMA, Calif. -- Danica Patrick had a top-10 car and was running in the top 10 for about 15 laps Sunday at Sonoma. She was thinking that this could
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 8:00 am
Christopher Bell took the lead from his Kyle Busch Motorsports' (KBM) teammate Noah Gragson on lap 17 and remained out front for remainder of Stage 1 of the M&M's 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Iowa Speedway of Newton. The No. 4 Toyota Tundra was out front for the first 55 laps
Author: speedwaydigest.com
Posted: June 25, 2017, 5:16 am
NASCAR Xfinity Series Highlights: Brennan Poole makes contact with Ryan Reed and takes out leader Christopher Bell in the process. FOX Fantasy AutoForm a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes
Author: Fox Sports
Posted: June 25, 2017, 5:01 am
It took rookie William Byron just a week to get over one of the most brutal losses of his young career. The 19-year-old Byron grabbed the lead with just over 20 laps left and won the NASCAR Xfinity race at Iowa Speedway on Saturday night for his first series victory. A seven-time winner last year in
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: June 25, 2017, 4:10 am
Kyle Larson has four wins in his past four races and is on the pole for Sunday’s Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway. If it feels like 24-year-old Kyle Larson cannot lose, it’s because he seemingly can’t. Up next for Larson is Sonoma Raceway, a 12-turn, 1.99-mile road course and the site of Sunday’s
Author: SB Nation
Posted: June 24, 2017, 9:08 pm
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