Tag Archive: NASCAR National Series

Oct 12

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Talladega

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Travels To Talladega

NASCAR logoThe Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs travel to the second race of the Round of 12 – Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway (2 p.m. ET on NBC, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).

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Aug 17

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Bristol

Time Is Running Out: Four Races Remain Until Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup

NASCAR logo Only four races remain until the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and the march toward the playoffs begins with Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway (8 p.m. ET on NBCSN). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 06

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Kentucky

Halfway, Next Time By

NASCAR logo Tune in to the ‘Officials’ channel on the NASCAR Mobile app, and you’ll hear it at the midpoint of every race: ‘Halfway next time by.’ It’s a phrase that lets competitors know that on the next lap, the race is official. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 30

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Smoke Show: Stewart Fires Up Win At Sonoma

NASCAR logo Even Smokey the Bear couldn’t have prevented the fire performance Tony Stewart produced in Sunday’s Toyota / Save Mart 350. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 19

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte

NASCAR Programming

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race logo “NASCAR: The Rise of American Speed” – Sunday, May 22 at 9 p.m. ET on CMT. In the final installment of the three-part mini-series, Brian France and Lesa France Kennedy are interviewed, sharing a third-generation perspective and plans for the future of motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Logano(ther) One: No. 22 Ford Driver Looks To Capture Second Straight Daytona 500 Victory

NASCAR logo With a visit to Victory Lane in Sunday’s Daytona 500 (1 p.m. on FOX), Joey Logano would become only the fourth driver to win The Great American Race in consecutive seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 »

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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 »

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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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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 »

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Nov 28

Retrofitted: Eldora, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, give Trucks throw-back feel

New additions, classic look for 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park logoNASCAR CAMPING WORLD Truck SeriesNASCAR today announced the 2013 schedule for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, a slate that includes two exciting firsts: the series’ first race on dirt and its inaugural international event.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 14

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Championship Sunday: It’s Not Over Yet

Homestead-Miami Speedway logoNASCAR logoTrite, perhaps, but true: It isn’t over until it’s over. That’s the feeling as two competitors – one a relative newcomer, the other a five-time champion – settle the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 23

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Past Martinsville success an opportunity for Johnson

logoNASCAR logoFor Jimmie Johnson, Sunday’s Tums Fast Relief 500 represents a huge opportunity – the opportunity to return to the lead of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ and take a major step toward a sixth series championship.

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Oct 03

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Chase Leader Keselowski Seeks ’Dega Double – Everything appears to be breaking right for Brad Keselowski

Brad Keselowski photo © Todd Warshaw - Getty Images for NASCARNASCAR logoWith his victory at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, the driver of Penske Racing’s No. 2 Dodge has won twice in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ and five times overall in 2012.

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Sep 25

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Trademark Consistency Marks Johnson’s Rise To No. 1

Dover International SpeedwayDover International SpeedwayTwo second-place finishes launched him into the lead in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ entering Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast facts

Atlanta crucial stop for Top 10, Wild Card hopefuls

NASCAR logoDrivers effectively shut out of the top 10 in the standings have two chances remaining to make this year’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ via the Wild Card route – Sunday night in Atlanta and Sept. 8 at Richmond.

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Jul 31

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Career numbers propel Earnhardt to No. 1 Ranking

Pocono Raceway logoNASCAR logoTwo challenges met. One remains. Dale Earnhardt Jr., who snapped a lengthy victory drought in June, has completed the long, nearly nine-year road back to the top of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points standings. Junior and his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet team truly can focus on the biggest prize, their first championship.

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Jun 13

NASCAR National Series News and Notes

Keselowski Cracks Top 10, Shakes Up Chase ‘Wild Cards’

Quicken Loans 400NASCAR logoBrad Keselowski knows how to make an entrance. And an impact. The Rochester Hills, Mich., driver ranks among the top 10 for the first time in the regular NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings entering Sunday’s “home” race at Michigan International Speedway. Keselowski finished fifth in points a year ago but qualified for the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ as the first Wild Card.

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