Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2018 Sonoma Race Info
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series goes road racing and Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, June 24. Green flag: 3:18pm/et
NASCAR working on sponsorship plans following Monster's exit
NASCAR has begun sharing provisional plans for its new sponsorship model. Coca-Cola is being pegged as a prime candidate to land one of the top-tier spots.
Sonoma Raceway continues to put fans first with race weekend enhancements
As Sonoma Raceway readies for NASCAR fans to arrive, the wine country facility continues to put fans first with several enhancements set to debut at the Toyota/Save Mart 350 event this weekend.
Erik Jones takes a wild ride at Daytona, talks upcoming Coke Zero Sugar 400
Erik Jones spent last week on the edge at Daytona, free-wheeling several tire-squealing Toyotas on the "Toyota Thrill Ride" outside the speedway's frontstretch.
Scott Pruett to drive Camry pace car at Toyota/Save Mart 350 in Sonoma
Legendary road racer and Northern California native Scott Pruett will drive the Toyota Camry pace car to kick off the Toyota/Save Mart 350 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, June 24.
Leonard to serve as interim crew chief of the LFR #95 for Kahne
Leonard has served as the team's lead engineer in the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and also served as the team's interim crew chief for the final five races of the 2017 season.
Pre-race show kicks off NASCAR race day in Sonoma
Throughout the pre-race show, Sonoma Raceway will honor first responders and local heroes as part of its "Sonoma Rising" program, an initiative to honor those affected by the devastating wildfires that ravaged the North Bay in October.
ROVAL testing open to the fans at Charlotte
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will test on the ROVAL, Charlotte Motor Speedway's road course oval, on Tuesday, July 10, and Tuesday, July 17.
Weis Markets becomes official grocery store of Pocono Raceway
Weis Markets announced it has become the official grocery store of Pocono Raceway for all events at the track in 2018.
Gaunt Brothers Racing set for road course start with Kligerman
Gaunt Brothers Racing will field an entry in the upcoming Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway for driver Parker Kligerman.
NASCAR Weekend Preview
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is off this weekend and the XFINITY and Truck Series teams are in Iowa.
Online charity auction offers experiences and memorabilia for NASCAR in Sonoma
Race fans can bid on unique experiences and signed NASCAR collectibles prior to the Toyota/Save Mart 350 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event at Sonoma Raceway.
NASCAR will increase the length of the rear spoiler for the Daytona race in July from 53 inches to 58 inches while keeping the restrictor plate the same as it was in February. The plate will have holes 56/64ths of an inch in diameter. At Talladega, a track similar to Daytona, NASCAR reduced the holes to 55/64ths of an inch (cutting 12-15 horsepower) after Jamie McMurray flipped wildly in practice.
NASCAR Article / Column / Blog Links
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Alba Colon brings a lot more than expertise to engineering role at Hendrick
In a career that took a dramatic turn when she was studying engineering at the University of Puerto Rico, Colon spent 23 years at General Motors before signing on as director of competition systems at Hendrick Motorsports this year.
NASCAR Related Racing Birthdays
18 Ryan Bell, Dean Dalton, Jody Eastridge, Gil Hearne, Frank Mundy, Dale Perry, Mimi Sabates
Bubba Wallace, Daytona partner on Coke Zero Sugar 400 ticket package
Daytona International Speedway has designed a ticket package around Wallace, who will be carrying the colors of the U.S. Air Force on the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for the Independence Day holiday weekend event.
Drydene returns to Pocono Raceway
Partnership includes Restart Zone, tractor trailer lots and social media
Roush Fenway Racing announces additional races for Kenseth
Matt Kenseth will pilot Roush Fenway Racing's flagship No. 6 Ford for 10 more races in 2018.
NASCAR National Series News & Notes -- Iowa
A look at many news, notes and story lines for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series off-weekend, and the XFINITY and Truck Series races at Iowa Speedway.
2019 NASCAR XFINITY, Truck Series' schedules released
The XFINITY Series maintains a 33-race schedule, the Trucks 23, with only one major date change.
Jake's Golf Carts partners with Pocono Raceway; Ticket holders eligible to win Tricky's custom-made golf cart
Pocono Raceway and Jake's Golf Carts have renewed their partnership for the 2018 season at 'The Tricky Triangle.' Tricky's custom-made golf cart, produced and created by Jake's, will be given away during the Raceway's 2019 ticket renewal process later thi
BBQ, Brews and Bowyer: DIS, Bowyer cook up special Coke Zero Sugar 400 ticket package
Clint Bowyer, fresh off his most recent victory last weekend at Michigan International Speedway, will be part of a unique ticket package that is on sale now for the upcoming 60th annual Coke Zero Sugar 400 on Saturday night, July 7 at Daytona.
Michigan post-race penalties announced
The teams of Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and Erik Jones were penalized for splitter violations found in pre-race inspection.
Driver appearances and autograph sessions
The trustee of bankrupt BK Racing is in negotiations to sell the team — the assets and the charter — that would allow it to continue operating and racing under different ownership. The court would have to approve any sale, and no deadline was set for approval of a sale during a hearing Tuesday. Trustee Matthew Smith did not say who would buy the team. Smith: "It's a sale of a race team — a living, breathing race team. ... We're not intending this to be a liquidation sale or an asset disposition like an auction."
Darlington to host "Celebrating 7 Decades of NASCAR" tribute event
The September 1 event will feature six different Q&A sessions fans will not want to miss.
Michigan TV ratings
Fox earned a 2.2 overnight rating for Sunday's race at Michigan, up from a 2.0 for last year's race that aired on FS1.
Michigan commercial breakdown
For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday's race.
Standings leader Kyle Busch continues strong 2018 run
Kyle Busch essentially won 'Best in Class' with a fourth-place showing in Sunday's rain-shortened FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway - the lone Toyota in a front-running, race-winning group of seven Fords.
Gamble pays off in Clint Bowyer's victory at Michigan
Bowyer got the lead under caution at the end of Stage 2 of Sunday's Firekeepers Casino 400 when crew chief Mike Bugarewicz opted for two tires on the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2018 Michigan Race Info
Clint Bowyer won the rain-shortened FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan for his second win of the year. Kevin Harvick finished second. The race was called with 133 laps complete.
2018 MENCS Team Chart
Silly Season Chart for 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Teams and Drivers..updated often
Walter Czarnecki and Rusty Wallace to join Team Penske Hall of Fame
Inductions into the Team Penske Hall of Fame occur annually. Each year, two inductees are chosen from current and former drivers, employees and partners that have made a significant impact on the team and its history.
NASCAR wagering available in Delaware as Dover Downs Hotel & Casino begins full sports betting operations
There are multiple ways to bet on all Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series events, including winner-of-the-race plays, proposition wagers and futures wagering.
NASCAR Hauler Parade returns to streets of Sacramento
Actor Michael Rooker Named Parade Grand Marshal.
Wakeboard Rail Jam set to perform during Chicago race weekend
Fans will get up-close and personal with the professional wakeboarders as they perform high-flying aerial tricks over the 50' gap that separates the takeoff and the 50,000 gallon landing pool.
DAYTONA 500 tickets on sale Tuesday, June 12
The 2019 edition of "The Great American Race" will again be held on Presidents Day Weekend on Sunday, Feb. 17 and tickets start at $99.
2019 NASCAR Hall of Fame induction weekend tickets go on sale June 9
A special presale is currently available to NASCAR Hall of Fame members.
NASCAR Television Listings
Television listings for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, XFINITY Series, and Camping World Truck Series
Teams complete tire test at Darlington Raceway
The test gave fans the opportunity to view the action from the new bench-style seats that were recently installed in the Colvin Grandstands.
Olympic Gold Medalist Jonny Moseley named Toyota/Save Mart 350 Grand Marshal
Olympic gold medalist and Bay Area resident Jonny Moseley has been named Grand Marshal of the Toyota/Save Mart 350 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event at Sonoma Raceway.
Former driver, race analyst Kyle Petty, wife welcome son
Kyle and Morgan Petty announced the birth of Overton Owens on Twitter.
O'Donnell: NASCAR could use All-Star package in up to three races this year
NASCAR is exploring potentially using the rules package from last month's All-Star Race in up to three Cup points races this season.
Jeffrey Earnhardt expects to return to Premium Motorsports
"We've got some more races planned," Earnhardt said.
Memphis Raceway wants back on XFINITY, Trucks schedule
Speedway president and general manager Pam Kendrick has talked to NASCAR about ways to see Xfinity and Trucks return to West Tennessee.
NASCAR has announced the dates and locations of its 2018 postseason awards banquets: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Awards - Thursday, Nov. 29 at Wynn Las Vegas; NASCAR Xfinity Series / NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Awards - Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Charlotte Convention Center at the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
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Sunday, June 24, 2018. Stages: 25/50/110. Green flag 3:18pm/et. TV=FS1.
Sunday, June 10, 2018; Stages end on laps: 60/120/200; green flag scheduled for 2:16pm/et, TV=FOX
Ryan Blaney and Kyle Busch were fastest.
Round-by-round results of qualifying.
Kurt Busch won the pole; Brad Keselowski starts second.
Harvick and Larson were fastest.
Clint Bowyer won the rain-shortened FireKeepers Casino 400. Kevin Harvick finished second.
Kyle Busch leads Kevin Harvick by 75 points.
Official Race Results and Drivers/Owners Points Standings
NASCAR Paint Schemes Chart & Links