Late charge gives Joey Logano Homestead victory and first Cup championship
In a thrilling finish that featured all four Championship 4 drivers battling for the race victory and the title-and finishing 1-2-3-4, Logano charged past Truex Jr. on Lap 256 of 267.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2018 Homestead Race Info
Joey Logano won the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway to capture his first Cup Series Championship. Martin Truex Jr finished 2nd.
NASCAR considering streaming service?
However, due to TV contracts, they could not show live national series races.
Homestead TV ratings
NBC earned a 2.5 overnight rating for the season finale
Homestead-Miami Speedway post-race penalty announced
#10-Almirola received a lug nut violation. There were no penalties in XFINITY or Trucks.
Joey Logano Wins 1st NASCAR Cup Series Championship
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Sunday Homestead-Miami Notebook
Martin Truex Jr. falls just short in title defense at Homestead; Sunset turns out the lights on Kevin Harvick's championship run; Kyle Busch fights ill-handling car to fourth-place finish.
Ford wins drivers' and manufacturers' titles
Ford won the manufacturers' championship for the first time since 2002 after leading the series with 19 victories.
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From the Associated Press: Carlos Slim Domit, the son of a billionaire businessman who has long backed driver Daniel Suarez, says he will continue to support NASCAR’s first Mexican champion in 2019. “It’s been a very nice season and hopefully we have good news for next year,” Domit said Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. “We all feel very proud of what he has accomplished.”
NASCAR President Steve Phelps sees exciting days ahead for the sport
Phelps expects the higher-downforce, lower-horsepower combination to enhance the on-track product.
Tyler Reddick wins at Homestead in stunning Xfinity championship run
Tyler Reddick was the only driver of the Championship 4 who really liked it on top, and his willingness to run the wall paid off with a race win and a NASCAR Xfinity Series title.
A.J. Allmendinger uncertain of 2019 plans
He says he would like to run the Xfinity and Cup road course races next year.
Brett Moffitt cruises to first Truck Series title at Homestead
Brett Moffitt is the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion after a decisive victory in Friday night's Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
McMurray undecided on Daytona 500 run
He is not actively looking for a Cup ride for next season.
Denny Hamlin to get new crew chief in 2019
Mike Wheeler is reportedly heading to Leavine Family Racing next season.
Joey Logano wins Community Champion of the Year Award
The Joey Logano Foundation delivers grants to organizations dedicated to helping families that care for sick children, foster children and children of veterans.
Phoenix final TV ratings
The NASCAR Cup Series playoffs from Phoenix earned a 2.0 rating and 3.31 million viewers on NBCSN, down 9% in ratings and viewership from last year.
Goodyear expect similar tire combinations next season
Goodyear's general manager also expects pack racing with the new aero package.
Drive your car on track at Sonoma Raceway
The Speedway Children's Charities event will be held January 12.
Byron earns NASCAR Cup Series rookie of the year
Byron is the fourth Hendrick Motorsports driver to earn the title in the Cup Series, joining Jeff Gordon (1993), Kyle Busch (2005) and Chase Elliott (2016).
Jeffrey Earnhardt to drive nine XFINITY races for Joe Gibbs Racing
Xtreme Concepts Inc. will be the sponsor.
Giant ferris wheel, more lights among what's new at Charlotte's Speedway Christmas
Local musicians, bands, choirs and carolers will take the Christmas Village stage on Friday and Saturday nights to entertain show-goers as they sip hot chocolate and roast marshmallows by the fire pits.
NASCAR makes offer to acquire International Speedway Corporation
The intention is to combine ISC and NASCAR as one privately run group of companies led by the France family.
Ross Chastain to run full time XFINITY schedule for Chip Ganassi Racing
He will drive the No. 42 with sponsorship from DC Solar.
MoneyLion, Team Penske roar into 2019 partnership
MoneyLion will appear on Joey Logano's Cup car at Talladega and Watkins Glen, and Ryan Blaney's entry at Phoenix.
Martin Truex, Jr. and Cole Pearn to join Joe Gibbs Racing in 2019
Sponsorship for the No. 19 Toyota Camry in 2019 is still being formulated and will be announced at a later date.
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Sunday, November 18, 2018. Stages: 80/160/267. Green flag 3:20pm/et. TV=NBC.
Martin Truex, Jr. and Kyle Busch were fastest.
Denny Hamlin won the pole, Kyle Busch will start second.
Round-by-round qualifying results.
Joey Logano and Aric Almirola were fastest.
Joey Logano and Martin Truex, Jr. were fastest.
Joey Logano beat Martin Truex, Jr., Kevin Harvick, and Kyle Busch.
Joey Logano is the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Champion.
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