Field Set for 'The Clash' at Daytona
Consistent with the eligibility criteria used to determine last year's Clash field, there is no pre-determined number of cars. There are 20 eligible drivers in 2018.
RCR continues partnership with Bass Pro Shops
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series No. 31 Chevrolet and NASCAR XFINITY Series No. 3 Chevrolet will feature Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's
Allison, Elder, Labonte, Parrott tabbed for NMPA Hall honors
The four will be officially inducted during ceremonies scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 21 in Charlotte, N.C.
The Sports Business Journal's Adam Stern tweeted Sunday evening that Stewart Haas Racing is expected to announce early this week that Kurt Busch has signed a contact to continue driving the #41 Ford.
R.A.C.E donates nearly $75,000 to charitable entities in 2017
As a Donor Advised Fund of the NASCAR Foundation, a 501 c3 charitable entity, R.A.C.E. aims to improve the quality of life for the greater Chicagoland area while focusing on causes centered on youth, safe driving and the military.
Austin Dillon, Whitney Ward marry
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Austin Dillon and Whitney Ward were married this weekend at Childress Vineyards in Lexington, North Carolina.
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Gateway Motorsports Park receives Outstanding Facility of the Year Award at PRI
The annual award recipient is determined by leaders in the motorsports industry, media and sponsors.
Sad News - Ryan Yanoshak
Until illness caused his early retirement from professional duties, Ryan had been employed as the managing director of marketing communications with the Pocono Raceway in Long Pond for two years.
Larson to take over sole ownership of sprint car team
NASCAR star and dirt racing veteran Kyle Larson will shift into sole owner of Larson Marks Racing starting in 2018. The team will be run under the Kyle Larson Racing banner and Justin Marks will assume an advisory role with KLR moving forward.
Official announcement: Richard Petty Motorsports announces partnership with Richard Childress Racing
RPM will remain an independent race operation, but the change allows for the team to collaborate with RCR. The move also unites two of the sport's most iconic teams and cars. RPM's #43 and RCR's #3 will now work together for the first time.
Bowman unveils new 2018 #88 Axalta Camaro
Featuring a predominately darker base color with bright pops of color on the sides, the unique scheme is a bit of a contrast to the fiery Axalta Chevy that Dale Earnhardt Jr. piloted in 2017.
Speedway Children's Charities to distribute more than $3.2 Million
Thanks to fundraising efforts at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sonoma Raceway and Texas Motor Speedway.
Danica Patrick's talks with Ganassi break down
She is looking for teams to run the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 with.
2018 MENCS Team Chart
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Whelen renews sponsorship with NASCAR
Company to remain entitlement sponsor of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and NASCAR Whelen Euro Series through 2024; Whelen signs ten-year renewal with NASCAR Hall of Fame
Schrader, Edwards, Mittler among Ozarks Racers' Hall of Fame inductees
The 10-person induction class will be honored in Springfield Missouri on January 6th.
NASCAR Related Racing Birthdays
11 Frankie Adamczyk, Mariah Belber, Eric McClure, Chris Horn, Tony Eury Sr., Jon Bernal
Eddie Wood undergoes heart surgery
The procedure was planned and he is doing well.
Bayne and AdvoCare "Back in Black" for the 2018 season
This new scheme marks the first time that the Roush Fenway #6 will be primarily black in the MENCS since the 2005 season with NASCAR Hall of Famer Mark Martin.
Richmond Raceway Reimagined construction milestone with new pedestrian tunnel installation
The $30 million infield redevelopment project at Richmond Raceway has been moving forward since the groundbreaking in September. The expanded pedestrian tunnel installed near Turn 1 will allow more fans to have access to the modernized infield.
Jack Ingram injured in car accident
He is receiving treatment in the intensive care unit near his Asheville, North Carolina home
Andy Petree named VP of Competition at RCR; Eric Warren named Chief Technology Officer
Petree brought on full time following comprehensive competition review, Warren to focus on innovation and engineering strategy.
Kyle Busch wins Snowball Derby
He also survived the "room of doom," officially claiming his second Tom Dawson Trophy in technical inspection. He also won the race in 2009.
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Driver appearances and autograph sessions
Keselowski interested in future Cup ownership
"Absolutely. It's 100 percent my dream," Keselowski says. "There's a lot of things that have to happen to make that a possibility."
NASCAR and Concussions
Reporters chronicle how head injuries and concussions have impacted both NASCAR racers as well as drivers competing at lower levels of racing on area tracks.
Truex honored as NASCAR's newest champion
It was fitting for Martin Truex Jr. to be introduced as NASCAR's newest champion by Dale Earnhardt Jr. It was Earnhardt who helped Truex venture out of New Jersey to give it a go in NASCAR. Now, nearly 15 years later, Truex was on racing's biggest stage.
Earnhardt, Jr. wins most popular for 15th year
The award is based on a fan vote and sponsored by the National Motorsports Press Association. Only Bill Elliott won the award more than Earnhardt - 16 times between 1984 and 2002 - before he removed his name from consideration.
The Lynch Racing Co. acquires Iowa City Capital Partners' position in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Team BK Racing
The Lynch Racing Co., a division of Sport Venture Group, today acquired Iowa City Capital Partners' stake in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Team BK Racing which was owned and controlled by Anthony Marlowe.
PPG builds on long-standing partnership with Team Penske for 2018
Company to sponsor No. 12 Cup Series Ford with Ryan Blaney in 2018
Speedway Motorsports recognizes year's best at annual awards ceremony
Sonoma Raceway's Lino Ramos Wins 2017 O. Bruton Smith Award Atlanta Motor Speedway's Ed Clark Named Promoter of the Year; Las Vegas Motor Speedway Named Speedway of the Year
Martin Truex Jr. talks about the respect he has and was shown to him by the industry during the 2017 NASCAR Cup Awards ceremony Thursday. Dale Earnhardt Jr. introduced him prior to his championship speech.
Julian Maha wins Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award
He is the award-winning founder of KultureCity, the cutting-edge organization that also seeks to educate society regarding inclusion of autistic children.
The inside story of the race that made Martin Truex Jr. a champion
Understandably, the proudest moment of Martin Truex's racing life was simultaneously a source of enormous frustration for Kyle Busch. But both drivers recall with indelible clarity the closing laps of the Nov. 19 Ford Eco-Boost 400 at Homestead.
Dover International Speedway has no visible damage after a 4.1 earthquake near Dover, a track spokesman said. A more thorough evaluation of the property will be conducted during the day Friday.
South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa named title sponsor of September Cup Series race at Las Vegas
South Point 400 is first Las Vegas race in NASCAR history to kick off Cup playoff series.
Race Team Alliance looking to hire Executive Director
Rob Kauffman, the co-owner of Chip Ganassi Racing, has been the leader of the RTA since it was founded in 2014.
Kurt Busch plans to stay with Stewart-Haas
Though his option wasn't picked up at the end of the season, Kurt Busch said he expects to remain with Stewart-Haas Racing.
Martin Truex, Jr. and Sherry Pollex win NMPA Myers Brothers Award
The honor recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to stock car racing and is voted upon by the National Motorsports Press Association.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. named Grand Marshal for 60th Annual DAYTONA 500
Two-Time DAYTONA 500 Champion Will Give Command to Start Engines Prior to 2018 'Great American Race'.
Chevrolet honored Dale Earnhardt Jr. today with the "Chevrolet Lifetime Achievement Award" and donated a car for his foundation to auction.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final sendoff has a noble purpose
Tuesday night brought finality. It was the last event in the year-long "Appreciati88ion" tour celebrating Earnhardt's contribution to the sport, with proceeds from the night benefiting the Nationwide Children's Hospital.
Credit One Bank becomes primary sponsor for Larson's #42 Chevy
They will become the largest sponsor of the #42 for the 2018 season.
Total cautions up in 2017; debris cautions way down
Cautions were up 10 percent this past Cup season compared to 2016, while debris cautions were at their lowest total since 2001.
Charter dispute could affect Daytona 500 grid
A North Carolina court will determine who owns the charter that BK Racing sold to Front Row Motorsports for $2 million prior to the 2017 season. A Virginia bank says it deserves the rights to the charter as BK Racing owes it $9.1 million.
JTG Daugherty buys charter from Furniture Row #77 team
Several other full-time teams still need a charter for next season.
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Sunday, November 19, 2017; Stages at laps: 80/160/267; green flag scheduled 3:05pm/et, TV=NBC & NBCSN
39 teams entered.
#18-Busch fastest at 172.695mph followed by #78-Truex Jr.
Round-by-round results of qualifying.
#11-Denny Hamlin won the pole at 173.980mph, #78-Truex Jr. will start second.
#11-Hamlin was fastest at 171.130mph, followed by #88-Earnhardt Jr..
#78-Truex Jr. was fastest at 171.195 followed by #14-Bowyer. #18-Busch was 6th; #2-Keselowski was 11th; #4-Harvick was 18th
#78-Martin Truex Jr. won at Homestead for his 8th win of the season AND won the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship!!
2017 final point standings
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