Tag Archive: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Feb 12

NASCAR Fast Facts 2016 procedural changes

Maximum Field Sizes / Corresponding New Points Systems

NASCAR logo NASCAR Sprint Cup Series – Maximum 40-car field (36 Charter team cars, 4 Open team cars), race winner awarded 40 points, 40th place awarded one point. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

NASCAR announces Race Start Times for 2016 Season

Network coverage for all three of its national series based on previously released schedule dates for 2016

NASCAR logo Broadcast Network and Start Times Set for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

NASCAR announces innovations for NASCAR XFINITY Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

XFINITY Dash 4 Cash Races To Include Two Heats & Main

NASCAR logo NASCAR Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer Steve O’Donnell announced today several racing-related innovations to the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, beginning with the 2016 season, designed to ignite and energize the growth of each series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Chase format extended to NASCAR XFINITY Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Seven-Race Chase formats to be implemented in 2016

NASCAR logo Using the overwhelming success of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format introduced in 2014 as a guidepost, NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France announced today the implementation of a playoff system in both the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

NASCAR Pinty’s Series 2016 Schedule Announced

Toronto returns to Canadian calendar

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo NASCAR announced today the NASCAR Pinty’s Series schedule for 2016, the 10th season for the series and the first with entitlement sponsorship from Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc.

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Oct 07

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Charlotte

Enter Sandman: Harvick Lives Up To “Closer” Billing

NASCAR logo Even Mariano Rivera and Kyra Sedgwick would be impressed with Kevin Harvick’s closing ability. Harvick proved why he’s called “The Closer” by visiting Victory Lane in a win-or-go-home situation at Dover for his third consecutive checkered flag in a Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup cutoff race. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Dover & Las Vegas‏

Harvick on the ropes heading into Dover

NASCAR logoDefending champion Kevin Harvick has two options heading into Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN) – the first cutoff race of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup – win or go home.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Chicagoland Speedway

‘Chasing’ Earnhardt and Petty: Johnson sets sites on Seventh series title

NASCAR logoTen races separate Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup No. 1 seed Jimmie Johnson from potential immortality. If Johnson wins NASCAR’s 16-driver, four-knockout round playoff, he will capture his seventh series title, tying Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Jr. for the all-time lead. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Richmond

Clinch scenarios for Richmond

2008-09-05_025 Jamie McMurray will lock up his first career Chase berth simply by starting the race on Saturday night. For three others, it’s a little tougher – but certainly doable. Ryan Newman clinches by finishing 31st or better; Jeff Gordon by finishing 17th or better; and Paul Menard by finishing ninth or better – and that’s all regardless of who wins the race.

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Sep 03

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Darlington

Darlington not ‘Too Tough To Tame’ for Gordon

NASCAR logo Making his final start at Darlington Sunday in the Bojangles’ Southern 500 (7 p.m. ET on NBC), Jeff Gordon will attempt to add to his active record of seven wins at the track “Too Tough To Tame.” Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 26

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Road America & Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Logano wins Bristol Night Race for second straight year

NASCAR logoThe No. 22 Team Penske driver successfully defended his August 2014 Bristol Motor Speedway win, leading 176 laps on his way to Victory Lane in Saturday’s IRWIN Tools Night Race at “The Last Great Colosseum.” Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Bristol

Straight Outta Michigan: Kenseth Shows He’s Championship Contender

NASCAR logoMatt Kenseth is showing the speed of bona fide Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship contender. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Michigan and Mid-Ohio

‘30 For 18’: A Kyle Busch Production

NASCAR logoA mere 11 races after returning from a broken leg and foot suffered in February, Kyle Busch has cracked the top 30 in the points standings and is now eligible for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.

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Jul 29

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Pocono and Iowa

WINdianapolis: Kyle Busch notches Third straight victory at the Brickyard

NASCAR logo Kyle Busch took the checkered flag at Indianapolis on Sunday for his third straight victory as well as his fourth in the last five races. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Eldora and Indianapolis

Human Torch Kyle Busch goes for Fantastic Fourth Victory of the season and Third Straight

NASCAR logoWinner of the past two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races and three of the last four events, Kyle Busch will attempt to become the first driver since Jimmie Johnson in 2007 to take the checkered flag in three consecutive races when he gets behind the wheel for Sunday’s Crown Royal presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (3:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network).

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Jul 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — New Hampshire Motor Speedway

After missing the first 11 races of the season, Kyle Busch is beginning to hit his stride

NASCAR logoSaturday Night Live alum and comedy movie star Adam Sandler will play a vital role this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway – Grand Marshal. In honor of his NASCAR visit, we’ve peppered a number of Sandler puns and references throughout this notes package. See if you can find them all … any more brain busters?  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Kentucky Speedway

New Kentucky-Specific Rules Package To Debut This Weekend; Four More Track-Specific Packages Scheduled

NASCAR logo A new aerodynamic rules package designed to lower downforce will be implemented by NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams at Kentucky this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

NASCAR National Series News & Notes : Daytona International Speedway

NBC you on Sunday: NASCAR debuts on NBC with the Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola

Coke Zero 400 logo The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series makes its triumphant return to NBC on Sunday, July 5 with the broadcast of the Coke Zero 400 presented by Coca-Cola. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Sonoma

Pattern of parity At Sonoma

NASCAR logo You don’t have to be Albert Einstein or Stephen Hawking to notice the pattern of parity at Sonoma Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Chicagoland & Iowa

Off week for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series before it travels to Sonoma

NASCAR logo The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads into its second off weekend of the season before traveling to Northern California for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, June 28th (3 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1).

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