Category Archive: NASCAR

Apr 27

Kurt Busch dominates field in Richmond win

Stewart-Haas Racing takes home top two spots as Harvick is the runner-up

Kurt Busch dominates field in Richmond winKurt Busch put on a dominating performance to win the Toyota Owners 400 on Sunday afternoon at Richmond International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 23

White Motorsports and Marc-Antoine Camirand team up for 2015 Season

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series 

Marc-Antoine Camirand Derek White’s team will run in the 2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) with driver Marc-Antoine Camirand, the quick and experienced road racer from Trois-Rivières. White Motorsports partners Grafoid and Braille Battery will support the effort. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 23

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series: Three races for Alex Labbé with Jacombs Racing

Both parties are working hard to secure additional financing to complete the season

2014-08-10_0512Quebec driver Alex Labbé and top-line team owner Dave Jacombs will work together for the first three races of the 2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS).

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Apr 22

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Richmond International Raceway

Team Penske tandem attempts turnaroundat Richmond

2008-09-05_025 Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano collided early in Sunday’s Bristol race, relegating them to finishes of 35th and 40th, respectively. The good news: They now head to a track at which they dominated last season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Statement from NASCAR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian France on the passing of Steve Byrnes

“NASCAR extends its condolences to the many friends, FOX Sports colleagues and family of Steve Byrne.”

NASCAR logo Whether you had the privilege of knowing him or if you watched him on television for the last three decades, Steve’s work ethic and authenticity made him a beloved individual inside and outside the garage. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 20

NASCAR embarks on Third Annual Race to Green Effort

Week-Long Campaign Highlights How Industry is Helping to Protect the Environment;

NASCAR logo To commemorate one of the most innovative and holistic sustainability platforms in the country, NASCAR® announced its third annual NASCAR Race to Green™ initiative. Beginning today and culminating with Saturday’s TOYOTA OWNERS 400 at Richmond International Raceway, NASCAR Race to Green will build awareness around the programs the governing body, industry and multiple partners have created to help protect and preserve the environment. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 20

Matt Kenseth wins epic Bristol battle

Polesitter survives rain delays, cautions and green-white-checkered finish

Kenseth happy to be back in winners circleIn a race delayed and interrupted by rain, and ended in overtime, Matt Kenseth broke a drought of more than a year’s standing in Sunday’s Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Bristol Motor Speedway

Perfect 10: Three drivers look to continue top-10 streaks at Bristol

Bristol Motor Speedway logo No driver has opened a season with seven consecutive top 10s since Jimmie Johnson in 2005. Until now. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 13

Jimmie Johnson wins Duck Commander 500

Tussle of champions: Jimmie Johnson outduels Kevin Harvick – Six-time champ gets first spring win at 1.5-mile track

Jimmie JohnsonJimmie Johnson continued his recent domination of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday night, rallying after a late pit stop for a victory in the 19th annual Duck Commander 500.

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Apr 11

Mixed Day for Derek White and Grafoid Team at Texas

Driver Derek White and the Grafoid team had a frustrating weekend in the NASCAR Xfinity race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Derek White - Grafoid Team Derek White, aboard the team’s No. 40 car, broke third gear right at the start of the race and finished up 39th. Mechanical issues pushed back the No. 13 Grafoid Dodge, driven this weekend by Timmy Hill, to 35th at the finish. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Derek White to drive Grafoid Dodge in the NASCAR Xfinity Series

The team will be supported by Grafoid and Braille Battery

NASCAR Xfinity Series, Grafoid Dodge, Derek White (2) Veteran driver Derek White has signed with Motorsports Business Management (MBM) principal Carl Long to participate in the remaining rounds of the 2015 NASCAR Xfinity Series.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star race expands to showcase top talent

Million-Dollar Payday Awaits Winner of Annual Classic at Charlotte Motor Speedway

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race logo Showcasing the sport’s top talent, NASCAR announced changes for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race that will elevate the excitement of this annual classic. Race coverage is set for 7 p.m. ET, Saturday, May 16 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (FOX Sports 1, MRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Danica rides momentum toward ZZ Top’s Texas

Classic band will perform prior to the 56th running of NASCAR’s longest race

Danica PatrickDanica Patrick emerged from behind the wheel of a 1957 Chevrolet on Tuesday afternoon at Charlotte Motor Speedway, chauffeuring two-thirds of classic rock superpower ZZ Top.

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Apr 08

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Texas Motor Speedway

Logano Looks To Lasso Texas Competition

NASCAR logo Last spring, Joey Logano wrangled in the competition at Texas Motor Speedway and two-stepped into Victory Lane. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

NASCAR honors moms with launch of First Mother’s Day Campaign

Fans encouraged to share photos of the NASCAR experiences they had with mom for a chance to win once-in-a-lifetime NASCAR-themed prizes

NASCAR logo Family has always been a pillar of NASCAR®, as the sport was built by the contributions of iconic family names such as France, Petty, Earnhardt and Jarrett. From nurturing young drivers in their aspirations for a career in motorsports, to bringing families together at the track, to celebrating in Victory Lane, moms have served as the bedrock of NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

NASCAR National Series News & Notes

Hamlin chimes in with Fifth Martinsville victory

NASCAR logo With past nemesis Brad Keselowski beating on his bumper in the closing laps of Sunday’s STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway, Denny Hamlin kept control of his car and sped to his first checkered flag since he won at Talladega on May 4, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

American Heart Association recognizes NASCAR as Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite

NASCAR Earns American Heart Association’s Worksite Innovation Award

NASCAR logo In recognition of its initiatives to help employees live healthier lifestyles, the American Heart Association has named NASCAR a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

Superspeedway qualifying format updated for Talladega, Daytona

New structure to feature two rounds to determine pole winner

NASCAR logo NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

Hamlin outlasts Keselowski to win STP 500

Denny Hamlin delivers win for Gibbs, Toyota

Denny HamlinWith Brad Keselowski beating a tattoo into his rear bumper, and with his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota sliding sideways as it approached the checkered flag, Denny Hamlin held on to his car and held off Keselowski to win Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

Larson taken to hospital after fainting

Driver of No. 42 became ill during appearance at Martinsville Speedway

Larson taken to hospital after faintingKyle Larson was taken to a local hospital for a check-up after fainting at an appearance Saturday afternoon at Martinsville Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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