Tag Archive: NASCAR

Mar 05

NASCAR statement

NASCAR is aware of the Delaware Department of Justice announcement today regarding driver Kurt Busch.

NASCAR logoAs we disclosed Monday, he has accepted the terms and conditions of a reinstatement program and is actively participating in the program.

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Mar 05

Phoenix to add tire barrier for race weekend

PIR will work with NASCAR to enhance ‘impact-absorbing technologies’

Phoenix International Raceway wall Jimmie JohnsonPhoenix International Raceway, which will host the second leg of NASCAR’s West Coast trip, announced Wednesday that it will install a tire barrier in time for next weekend’s tripleheader. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

NASCAR National Series News & Notes – Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Kroger 250, Boyd Gaming 300 and Kobalt 400

NASCAR logoThe NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for its first stop on a three-race west coast swing – Sunday’s Kobalt 400 (3:30 p.m. ET on FOX).

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Feb 27

Teams learn new package in Atlanta open test

Drivers adjust to less horsepower, get data in first session under 2015 rules

Jeff Gordon 3M carJamie McMurray was fastest in the opening session, Jeff Gordon in the second. And defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick was third fastest in both as teams spent nearly four hours testing here Thursday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

NASCAR Productions and SPIKE TV present ‘I Am Dale Earnhardt,’ a compelling look at the life of an Indelible American Icon

SPIKE TV’s New, Original Documentary Premieres Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT

Dale Earnhardt Sr - photo NASCAR NASCAR Productions and SPIKE TV have joined forces to create a captivating and revealing documentary on the life of a legendary American sports hero – Dale Earnhardt.  The original film, “I AM DALE EARNHARDT,” premieres exclusively on Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SPIKE TVRead the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Two-time NASCAR Truck Series Champ Todd Bodine to appear at Toronto’s Motorama Show

Will appear Saturday & Sunday to sign autographs and meet fans

2010 Daytona Cup Todd Bodine head shot (Large) Continuing the long tradition of NASCAR stars who have come to Toronto to meet the fans and be part of Canada’s biggest indoor racing show, two-time NASCAR Truck Series champion Todd Bodine will appear at this year’s inaugural Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Indycar ‘monitoring’ Busch situation as it evolves

Regan Smith was named to replace the Stewart-Haas Racing driver

Kurt BuschNASCAR on Feb. 21 denied Kurt Busch’s initial appeal for reinstatement from the indefinite suspension the sanctioning body announced Feb. 20 for “actions detrimental to stock car racing.” Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

National Motorsports final appeal hearing statement

Kurt Busch now has exhausted his appeal options

The National Motorsports Final Appeals Officer, Mr. Bryan Moss, heard and considered the appeal of driver Kurt Busch. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

NASCAR and FOX to introduce 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series creative campaigns

Nowhere But NASCAR’ Brings to Life the Thrill of the Sport’s Top Series and the Series Where Names Are Made

NASCAR logo Riding a surge of momentum generated by the most thrilling Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ ever, NASCAR® and FOX are releasing a broad portfolio of original creative promoting the return of the most unpredictable and dramatic experience in sports. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

NASCAR puts youth on the Fast Track to learn and have fun with NASCAR Acceleration Nation

Kids Can Play Games and Learn Math and Science the NASCAR Way

NASCAR logo The school of NASCAR® is officially in session. NASCAR today announced the launch of NASCAR Acceleration Nation, the sport’s first-ever national learning and entertainment platform created just for kids. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

NASCAR names Kim Lopez Chief Starter for 57th Daytona 500

Bronx native becomes First Woman and First Hispanic to flag the Great American Race

2013-02-24_0030 NASCAR announced today that long-time official Kim Lopez will be the chief starter for Sunday’s 57th running of the Daytona 500. She will become the first woman and first Hispanic to flag the Great American Race, which begins at 1 p.m. ET Sunday, live on FOX, Motor Racing Network Radio, and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Gordon Has ‘Wide Open’ View For Start Of Final Lap

2011-02-18_0647 When Gordon announced in late January that 2015 would be his final full season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the hashtag #JGFinalLap trended on Twitter. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

NASCAR Statement from George Silbermann, NASCAR Vice President, Regional and Touring Series, regarding Canadian Tire

Canadian Tire ending partnership with Canadian NASCAR series

2014-07-06_0013 “Canadian Tire has been a valued partner since 2007 and we appreciate their efforts to grow NASCAR racing in Canada.” Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Safety first: NASCAR implements new rules for 2015

Changes include drivers’ harnesses, pit road officiating procedures

2011-02-20_0431Race fans watching Saturday night’s Sprint Unlimited from Daytona International Speedway may have noticed something different about the NASCAR officials working in the flagstand at the start/finish line during the 75-lap event.

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Feb 15

Two cars for King Autosport at XFINITY opener

Both Martin Roy and Mario Gosselin are ready for an intense season

King Autosport logo King Autosport Crew Chief and erstwhile driver Mario Gosselin will be at the wheel of the King Autosport No. 90 Chevrolet in the NASCAR XFINITY season opener during Speedweek 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Tony Stewart called to hauler over weigh-in

Driver receives black flag after not taking mandatory driver weigh-in

Tony Stewart called to hauler over weigh-inOn-track performance might weigh on Tony Stewart’s mind. But off-the-track weighing clearly wasn’t on his mind before Friday’s Sprint Unlimited practice at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 09

Mike Helton named Vice Chairman of NASCAR, Brent Dewar added to NASCAR Board of Directors

Helton to remain Top Official at National Series Events

NASCAR logo NASCAR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian France announced today that Mike Helton has been named Vice Chairman of NASCAR and Chief Operating Officer Brent Dewar has been added to the NASCAR Board of Directors, effective immediately. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

NASCAR announces Canadian Tire Series schedule update

Inaugural event at Sunset added to 2015 slate

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue NASCAR announced today that a June 20 date at Ontario’s Sunset Speedway has been added to the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series 2015 event schedule.

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Feb 05

Ontario’s Sunset Speedway joins NASCAR

Newest addition to Whelen All-American Series Program

Sunset Speedway logo NASCAR announced today that Ontario, Canada’s Sunset Speedway has joined the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series program as a weekly NASCAR Home Track for the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

NASCAR, NBCSN reveal robust 2015 Regional Touring Series broadcast schedule

Unprecedented 39-Race slate for K&N Pro Series, Whelen Modified Tours

NASCAR logo NASCAR and NBC Sports Group announced today an unprecedented broadcast line-up of NASCAR’s popular regional touring series, with a 39-race telecast schedule for racing’s premiere grassroots series as their landmark partnership begins this season. Read the rest of this entry »

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