Tag Archive: NASCAR

Mar 22

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Auto Club

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

NASCAR logoLarson Leads Points Standings Following Third Straight Runner-Up Finish. There’s a new sheriff in town as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series closes out its West Coast swing with Sunday’s Auto Club 400 at Auto Club (Calif.) Speedway (3:30 p.m. ET on FOX). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Philanthropic Tech Company Becomes the ‘Official Hotel Booking Partner of NASCAR’;  Each Booking to Benefit The NASCAR Foundation®

NASCAR Checks-In to Hotels for Hope

NASCAR logoNASCAR announced today a multi-year partnership with Hotels for Hope designating the company as the “Official Hotel Booking Partner of NASCAR®.” Hotels for Hope, a hotel inventory brokerage with a philanthropic business model, services large scale consumer events across the country and will now include NASCAR race weekends.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Phoenix

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

NASCAR logoSweep’n Row: Furniture Row Racing’s Truex First To Win All 3 Stages. Martin Truex Jr. became the first driver to win all three stages under NASCAR’s race enhancements when he took the checkered flag in last Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

Alex Tagliani announces new sponsors for 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series

Tagliani Autosport Unveils 2017 Car Livery at the Toronto Motorama Show

Tag no 18 EpiPen Lowes car-2Lowe’s Canada Joins Forces with EpiPen and St-Hubert as Sponsors of the #18 Tagliani Autosport Car in the 2017 NASCAR Pinty’s Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 08

NASCAR Drivers, Social Media Stars Lead Return of NASCAR Goes West

Driver Adventures Off the Track to Highlight Three-week Trek to Las Vegas, Phoenix and L.A. Races

NASCAR logo NASCAR® drivers are packing a sense of adventure for their 2,000-mile journey west as NASCAR Goes West celebrates the sport’s annual stretch of races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Phoenix Raceway and Auto Club Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 08

NASCAR and SiriusXM extend broadcasting agreement through 2022 for every NASCAR National Series Race

 NASCAR fans continue to get 24/7 coverage of the sport on exclusive SiriusXM NASCAR Radio channel

NASCAR logo SiriusXM will continue to air all races from NASCAR’s premier division, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, as well as every NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

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Mar 06

Martin to race for rookie honours in NASCAR Pintys Series

Young Ayr racer will compete for Rookie of the Year honours

2016-07-03_0327 Adam Martin set the bar high in 2016 scoring a pair of top-five finishes in the NASCAR Pinty’s Series. The racer from Ayr, Ontario, will contest the entire schedule in 2017 chasing the Rookie of the Year championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 06

The Tony Stewart Foundation announces 2017 Indianapolis 500 Driver for Team One Cure

The announcement also confirmed an entry for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500

The Tony Stewart Foundation announces 2017 Indianapolis 500 Driver for Team One Cure Last month, three-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Tony Stewart announced the formation of TEAM ONE CURE – a primary program of The Tony Stewart Foundation.

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Mar 03

Lilly Diabetes Becomes ‘Official Diabetes Health Partner of NASCAR®’

New Relationship Builds on Partnership with Roush Fenway Racing™

NASCAR logo NASCAR® and Lilly Diabetes announced today that Lilly is expanding its involvement in NASCAR with a multi-year official partnership with the sanctioning body. The new collaboration designates Lilly Diabetes as the “Official Diabetes Health Partner of NASCAR.” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

Born in 1947, NASCAR has grown to become the premier motorsports organization

About NASCAR

Lee PettyNASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. Known for its passionate fan base, one-of-a-kind playoff format, development of the modern sports sponsorship and commitment to enhancing auto racing through technology, NASCAR produces many of the most highly attended sporting events in the world. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

Andretti returns to scene of winning biggest stock car race 50 years later

It was Mario Andretti, who drove the Holman & Moody Ford to victory in the 1967 Daytona 500

Mario AndrettiAmong the old veterans at Daytona International Speedway, they still talk about the day an Indy car driver from Nazareth, Pennsylvania, drove a stock car so fearlessly – and so loose – they were all afraid to get near him. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Kaz Grala sneaks by last-lap ‘Big One’ for win at Daytona

What happened between the first green flag and the checkers, however, could fill volumes

In the space of 100 laps, Kaz Grala went from youngest NASCAR national series pole winner at Daytona International Speedway to youngest NASCAR national series race winner at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3” gears up for a season-long ride with NASCAR

“Cars 3” Director, Key Talent and Life-Sized Characters Roll into DAYTONA 500

Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3” gears up for a season-long ride with NASCAR Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3” is teaming up with NASCAR this year as crowd favorite Lightning McQueen prepares to return to the big screen June 16, 2017.

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Feb 21

Jean-François Dumoulin’s 2017 Pinty’s NASCAR Series race car unveiled

Spectra Premium develops NSCR100 Racing Car Radiator

20170221 - JF Dumoulin Spectra Premium Photo Yves Clément (3) Spectra Premium and the Company’s ambassador Jean-François Dumoulin today proudly presented a technological innovation, the new high-performance NSCR100 radiator.

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Feb 17

NASCAR expands concussion protocol

New features include consistent screening tool, additional neurological support

NASCAR logo NASCAR today announced updates to its concussion protocol for competitors, adding a consistent screening tool for all venues and increasing available neurological support for race event weekends through its new partnership with AMR. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

NASCAR unveils enhanced format stage lengths for all three national series

Fuel Mileage, Tire Wear Among Determining Factors for Lap Counts

NASCAR logo NASCAR today announced the 2017 stage lengths for each race in all three of its national series. A number of factors went into determining the lap count for Stage 1, Stage 2 and the Final Stage of each race, with a singular goal in mind – the best racing for NASCAR fans.

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Feb 15

NASCAR becomes first Sports League to launch DeskSite Video App

New HD Video Platform Delivers NASCAR.com Content On-demand to Desktops, Laptops and Tablets

NASCAR logo Just in time for the 2017 DAYTONA 500®, NASCAR and DeskSite jointly announced today the official launch of the NASCAR DeskSite, an interactive and personalized video app that delivers premium, high-definition video content on-demand to NASCAR fans – for free. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 11

NASCAR’s race enhancements have set up stages that will see drivers battling for stage wins and playoff bonus points

Stages, enhancements add to pit road pressure

Pit roadThe impact of accumulating playoff points has a big benefit during the 10-race playoff in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series that starts in September, and it could lead to added pressure on pit road.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 08

NASCAR bolsters emergency response system

Expands Capabilities of NASCAR’s Medical Support Model with AMR Partnership

NASCAR bolsters emergency response system NASCAR announced today it is partnering with American Medical Response (AMR) to expand the capabilities of NASCAR’s medical support model and enhance on-track incident response. AMR, a recognized leader in the emergency medical services, will add a doctor and paramedic to the on-track safety team for each Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend.

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Feb 01

NASCAR announces 2017 Schedule for NASCAR PEAK Mexico Series

Twelve-Race Calendar Slated For Latin America’s Top Racing Series

The return of the NASCAR PEAK Mexico Series will take the green flag in March in Monterrey, and the 2017 champion will be crowned in November at Mexico City, as part of a 12-race calendar announced today.

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