Stories tagged: nascar
Wed., Nov. 27, 2019
NASCAR has fined three car owners $50,000 each and penalized their teams for manipulating the season-ending Cup Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in an alleged scheme to collect a higher …
Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
The winningest driver of his era will have a 19th season in the No. 48 Chevrolet and once again chase a record eighth championship. Johnson made the announcement Wednesday in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
The freefall is over, rock bottom hit more than a year ago, the restart button officially activated.
Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
Kyle Busch emerged from the Joe Gibbs Racing juggernaut as NASCAR’s latest champion, winning his second title Sunday after two teammates were slowed by pit-road gaffes.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
Tony Stewart still has the drive to win a NASCAR championship.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
Joe Gibbs is a retired Hall of Fame NFL coach with three Super Bowl titles who changed course in his early 50s to wade into NASCAR and see if he …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
Denny Hamlin snagged the final slot in NASCAR’s championship field with a season-saving victory at ISM Raceway outside of Phoenix
Sat., Nov. 9, 2019
Kyle Busch won the pole and all eight title contenders qualified in the top 10 for the final race to decide the championship field.
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Kevin Harvick and the Stewart-Haas Racing team had already been preparing for NASCAR’s finale. With another win at Texas, they now know they will be racing for a Cup title …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Martin Truex Jr. keeps dropping these not-too subtle hints that he’s the driver to beat for this season’s NASCAR Cup championship.
Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
Martin Truex earned a spot in NASCAR’s championship race for the third consecutive year with a dominating Sunday victory at Martinsville Speedway
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 20, 2019
Denny Hamlin won a chaotic NASCAR Cup Series elimination race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, holding off Chase Elliott on the second overtime restart that knocked Brad Keselowski out of …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Daniel Hemric gives his hopes of landing Cup Series ride for next season some help by taking No. 8 Chevrolet to the pole for Richard Childress Racing at Kansas Speedway.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 14, 2019
Ryan Blaney beat Ryan Newman in a door-to-door race to the finish line to win Monday at Talladega Superspeedway and advance to the third round of the playoffs.
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Chase Elliott rebounded from last week’s devastating engine failure to lead a Hendrick Motorsports sweep in qualifying for the playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Denny Hamlin turned a lap of 166.984 mph at Dover to start the second round of the playoffs on the pole.
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019
Auto racing roundup:
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
Clint Bowyer has won just the third pole of his Cup career in time to open NASCAR’s playoffs.
Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
Kevin Harvick’s nearly flawless Brickyard 400 run Sunday ruined any chance of Jimmie Johnson executing his in-and-in playoff strategy. A crash with 55 laps to go made it official: Johnson’s …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 2, 2019
Erik Jones took the lead less than 90 laps from the end and held off Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch over the final 50 laps to win the rain-delayed …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three were involved in a plane crash as the family landed …
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019
Kevin Harvick won a NASCAR Cup race at Michigan International Speedway for the second straight year, giving him two victories this year and 47 in his career. Harvick is hopeful …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 4, 2019
Auto racing roundup: Chase Elliott repeats at Watkins Glen; John Force wins 150th Funny Car title in NHRA
A year after racing to his first career NASCAR Cup victory at Watkins Glen, Chase Elliott won a second time in the No. 9 for Hendrick Motorsports, besting Martin Truex …
Sun., June 23, 2019
Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway in northern California’s wine country for the second straight year Sunday, comfortably holding off teammate Kyle Busch for …
Sun., June 2, 2019
Racing roundup: Kyle Busch, Scott Dixon and Tommy Johnson Jr. post victories
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019
Ranking the 10 best Cup Series drivers thus far in 2019.
UPDATED: Sun., May 26, 2019
Martin Truex Jr. overcame an early flat tire after hitting the wall, then survived a wild restart five laps from the end Sunday night to win the Coca-Cola 600 in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
NASCAR announced a $2 billion merger agreement with International Speedway Corp. on Wednesday, an aggressive move to gain control of key racetracks and set itself up for sweeping changes that …
Sun., May 19, 2019
NASCAR and its fans had to like what it saw from the sport’s annual All-Star Race, thrilling passes, side-by-side racing and even an old fashioned brawl at the end. As …
UPDATED: Sun., April 7, 2019
Kyle Busch was in the race Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway, so of course, he won. Busch grabbed his third Cup win of the season, eighth overall at Bristol, and …