Filters:

Championship Driver Team Event Location Prime Article type Date
3,609 articles
Championship
Loading...
Driver
Loading...
Team
Loading...
Event
Loading...
Location
Loading...
Prime
All
Prime
Article type
Loading...
Date

News and Analysis

Grid
List

Chase Elliott tops Kurt Busch in marathon Nashville Cup race

Chase Elliott cleared Kurt Busch on a restart with four laps to go and won Sunday’s twice-delayed NASCAR Cup Series race at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.

Nashville Cup race halted by lightning and rain

Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway was halted just shy of halfway by repeated lightning strikes and rain in the area.

Reigning SRX Series champ Tony Stewart wins at South Boston

Reigning SRX Series champion Tony Stewart earned his first victory of the season Saturday night at South Boston (Va.) Speedway.

Allgaier takes dominant NASCAR Xfinity win at Nashville

Justin Allgaier dominated nearly from start to finish on his way to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.

Hamlin wins Nashville NASCAR Cup pole in rain-shortened qualifying

A timely rain shower canceled the final round of NASCAR Cup Series qualifying on Saturday at Nashville and Denny Hamlin was the beneficiary.

A look back on Bruton Smith's life, and his impact on NASCAR

There is little coincidence NASCAR’s rise in popularity in the 1980s and 90s came at the same time Bruton Smith was rattling off some of his biggest accomplishments.

Mixed results from Martinsville NASCAR tire test

Two of the drivers that participated in this week’s Goodyear tire test at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway said they saw mostly mixed results.

Preece wins Nashville Truck race for second consecutive year

Ryan Preece has only limited starts in the NASCAR Truck Series but both his victories have come at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.

Bubba Wallace fastest in NASCAR Cup practice at Nashville

Bubba Wallace led the way in Friday’s lone NASCAR Cup Series practice session at Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway.

NASCAR Cup Series on pace for record-breaking 2022 season

There’s been a fairly strong consensus so far this season that the Next Gen car has produced some exceptional racing in the NASCAR Cup Series. But what do the statistics say?

Chase Briscoe: "I feel like we have our speed back"

Chase Briscoe may not yet feel like a championship contender in the NASCAR Cup Series but his performance of late has shown vast improvement.

NBC set to cover 'heavyweight fight' to make NASCAR playoffs

As NBC kicks off broadcasting its half of the NASCAR season this weekend at Nashville, its top analysts believe the best may yet to come from the Next Gen car in the Cup Series.

Late entry Castroneves wins SRX Series opener at Pensacola

Four-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves was a late entry to Saturday night’s SRX Series season opener and still came away with the victory.

Marks: Suarez 'wanted to prove he belonged' in NASCAR Cup Series Sonoma
Video Inside

Marks: Suarez 'wanted to prove he belonged' in NASCAR Cup Series

Trackhouse Racing co-owner Justin Marks never doubted Daniel Suarez would become a NASCAR Cup Series winner because he never doubted Suarez’s desire.

Suarez on first Cup win: "I wasn't going to give up here" Sonoma
Video Inside

Suarez on first Cup win: "I wasn't going to give up here"

Daniel Suarez has come too far and come too close to realizing his NASCAR dreams that he was not about to give up.

Buescher "ran out of steam" trying to chase down Suarez for win Sonoma
Video Inside

Buescher "ran out of steam" trying to chase down Suarez for win

It’d been a rough two weeks for Chris Buescher but a near-victory Sunday at Sonoma nearly made up for all of it.

Daniel Suarez claims first career NASCAR Cup win at Sonoma Sonoma
Video Inside

Daniel Suarez claims first career NASCAR Cup win at Sonoma

After having come close many times, Daniel Suarez finally has his first career win in the NASCAR Cup Series.

Kyle Busch extends NASCAR Truck win streak with Sonoma victory Sonoma
Video Inside

Kyle Busch extends NASCAR Truck win streak with Sonoma victory

Kyle Busch held off Zane Smith in a two-lap dash to the finish at Sonoma and claimed his first NASCAR Truck Series win of the 2022 season.

Kyle Larson wins Sonoma pole in front row lockout for Hendrick Sonoma
Video Inside

Kyle Larson wins Sonoma pole in front row lockout for Hendrick

Kyle Larson will pick up Sunday at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway where he left off last season – out front.

Hendrick teammates lead NASCAR Cup practice at Sonoma

Hendrick Motorsports teammates Kyle Larson and Chase Elliott topped the lone NASCAR Cup Series practice at Sonoma.

NASCAR's Steve Phelps: "We're going to be bold and innovative"

Touting new venues, the Next Gen car and the success of new teams in the Cup Series, NASCAR President Steve Phelps says the sport will continue to do “the unexpected.”

ARCA East champ Sammy Smith to make Xfinity debut with JGR

Reigning ARCA East champion Sammy Smith will make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut next month at Road America with Joe Gibbs Racing.

Suarez on standby for injured Hocevar for Sonoma Truck race

Carson Hocevar, injured in a late-race wreck in last weekend’s NASCAR Truck event at Gateway, will attempt to run this week’s race at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway.

NASCAR to let drivers "sort it out" after Gateway incidents

NASCAR appears to be leaning toward allowing driver Ross Chastain and those angry with him following his actions in Sunday’s race at Gateway to “sort it out” themselves.

Joey Logano relishes wins in "up and down" NASCAR Cup season

Joey Logano has won two of the last four NASCAR Cup Series races but he and his team still aren’t sure just how good they are this season.

Late restart cost Kyle Busch who welcomed "a shot at the win" Gateway
Video Inside

Late restart cost Kyle Busch who welcomed "a shot at the win"

The circumstances didn’t prove ideal for Kyle Busch to win Sunday’s inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race at Gateway but there was a bigger picture to appreciate.

Ross Chastain: "I owe half of the field an apology" Gateway
Video Inside

Ross Chastain: "I owe half of the field an apology"

Sunday’s inaugural NASCAR Cup race at Gateway started incident-free but when the action heated up, Ross Chastain found himself the focus of much of it.

Joey Logano outduels Kyle Busch for inaugural Gateway Cup win Gateway
Video Inside

Joey Logano outduels Kyle Busch for inaugural Gateway Cup win

Joey Logano emerged victorious in a back-and-forth battle with Kyle Busch in overtime to win the inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.

Corey Heim blocks KBM teammate, wins Gateway Trucks in OT

Corey Heim jumped to the lead at the start of overtime and his NASCAR Truck Series win at Gateway was secured by a last-lap caution.

Fords dominate Gateway Cup qualifying with Briscoe on pole Gateway
Video Inside

Fords dominate Gateway Cup qualifying with Briscoe on pole

Chase Briscoe, who earned his first career NASCAR Cup Series win earlier this season, has now added his first career pole.

Harvick: Running Indy road course "terrible for our sport"

Kevin Harvick says it’s very difficult guessing how the Next Gen car will perform on different tracks but is adamant the NASCAR Cup Series should not be running the IMS Road Course.

Team Penske drivers dominate NASCAR Cup practice at Gateway Gateway
Video Inside

Team Penske drivers dominate NASCAR Cup practice at Gateway

Joey Logano and his Penske teammates led the way in Friday’s NASCAR Cup Series practice at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.

What to expect when the NASCAR Cup Series visits Gateway Gateway
Video Inside

What to expect when the NASCAR Cup Series visits Gateway

The NASCAR Cup Series will make its first visit to World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway on Sunday, the only new track on the 2022 schedule.

Hendrick Motorsports to run three Xfinity Series races this year
Video Inside

Hendrick Motorsports to run three Xfinity Series races this year

Hendrick Motorsports will field its own entries in the NASCAR Xfinity Series this season for the first time since 2009.

Denny Hamlin: "No domination in our sport right now"

Denny Hamlin’s roller coaster 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season hit another peak with his Coke 600 victory and he may finally have found the consistency that has eluded him.

NASCAR Championship Weekend will return to Phoenix in 2023

While the 2023 schedule has yet to be released, NASCAR confirmed Phoenix Raceway will continue to host NASCAR Championship Weekend next season.

Chase Briscoe on Coke 600: "I threw it away, plain and simple" Charlotte
Video Inside

Chase Briscoe on Coke 600: "I threw it away, plain and simple"

Chase Briscoe isn’t afraid to make a daring late-race move for the win but for the second time this season he came up short.

Kyle Larson's "worst race" nearly ended with fairy tale win

As a testament to Kyle Larson’s ability, he had a legitimate chance to win a marathon Coca-Cola 600 Sunday night that earlier in the race he described as “the worst race in my life.”

Denny Hamlin wins dramatic Coke 600 with last-lap pass Charlotte
Video Inside

Denny Hamlin wins dramatic Coke 600 with last-lap pass

Denny Hamlin survived a chaotic, five hour-plus race that went to two overtimes and won Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Denny Hamlin takes Coke 600 pole as Toyota sweeps first two rows Charlotte
Video Inside

Denny Hamlin takes Coke 600 pole as Toyota sweeps first two rows

Denny Hamlin led a Toyota sweep of the first two rows, winning the pole for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Berry fends off JRM teammate Allgaier for Charlotte Xfinity win Charlotte
Video Inside

Berry fends off JRM teammate Allgaier for Charlotte Xfinity win

Josh Berry survived a wild, back-and-forth battle with his JR Motorsports teammate Justin Allgaier to win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Charlotte.

Ross Chastain wins Charlotte Truck race in dramatic finish Charlotte
Video Inside

Ross Chastain wins Charlotte Truck race in dramatic finish

Carson Hocevar led the most laps but his Niece Motorsports teammate Ross Chastain stole the NASCAR Truck win at Charlotte with a wild last-lap pass.

Shell to debut 'watershed' renewable racing fuel in IndyCar

As part of Shell’s new deal as the official fuel supplier of the NTT IndyCar Series, it will produce a 100-percent renewable race fuel – the first for any U.S. motorsport series.

Shell/Pennzoil expands Penske deal in NASCAR and IndyCar

Shell/Pennzoil has extended its relationship with Team Penske in NASCAR and greatly expanded its involvement in the NTT IndyCar Series.

Trans Am driver Connor Mosack to make NASCAR debut with JGR

Trans Am driver Connor Mosack is going to continue his venture into stock car racing by making his first NASCAR Xfinity Series start next week.

Trackhouse Racing opens its NASCAR doors to global racing stars

Trackhouse Entertainment Group has announced the start of a program designed to expand its international reach by fielding a NASCAR Cup Series entry for international racing drivers.

Marcus Smith saw positives in the NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Texas
Video Inside

Marcus Smith saw positives in the NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas

While social media response to Sunday’s NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway may have been predominantly negative, the track’s owner still saw plenty of positives.

Denny Hamlin: "You got to play by the (expletive) rules"

Denny Hamlin doesn’t blame Ryan Blaney for his late-race window net fix but believes NASCAR needs to follow its own rules.

Ryan Blaney wins contentious NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Texas
Video Inside

Ryan Blaney wins contentious NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas

Ryan Blaney thought he won the NASCAR All-Star Race, didn’t, then did it again in overtime and claimed the $1 million prize for the first time.

Stenhouse, Buescher, Suarez and Jones make All-Star Race field

Four drivers advanced to Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star main event through the preliminary Open race and a fan vote.

Kyle Busch beats Ryan Blaney for NASCAR All-Star Race pole Texas
Video Inside

Kyle Busch beats Ryan Blaney for NASCAR All-Star Race pole

Kyle Busch bested Ryan Blaney in a one-on-one battle to win the pole for Sunday night’s $1 million-to-the-winner NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Reddick wins pole for All-Star Open but will drop to rear

Tyler Reddick won the pole for Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race Open race but the benefit didn’t last long.

Reddick's Texas Xfinity win a first for Big Machine Racing Texas
Video Inside

Reddick's Texas Xfinity win a first for Big Machine Racing

Tyler Reddick held off an armada of fast JR Motorsports Chevrolets to earn his first NASCAR Xfinity Series win of the 2022 season.

Toyotas have speed but need better "execution in pit lane"

Last weekend’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas was a winner-take-all day for Toyota but the manufacturer still has plenty of work to do this season.

NASCAR suspends three on Cup driver Justin Haley's team

Justin Haley’s No. 31 Kaulig Racing team became the first repeat offender this season of NASCAR’s loose wheel policy.

NASCAR Le Mans entry evoked fairness concerns by Toyota, Ford

Toyota and Ford executives have expressed concerns of fairness regarding Chevrolet’s Next Gen car entry in the 2023 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Hamlin revels in Kansas win as owner from 'front row' seat Kansas
Video Inside

Hamlin revels in Kansas win as owner from 'front row' seat

For Denny Hamlin the NASCAR Cup Series team owner, much of the enjoyment of Kurt Busch’s Kansas victory Sunday was being there.

Kyle Larson credits 'war machine' in battle for Kansas win Kansas
Video Inside

Kyle Larson credits 'war machine' in battle for Kansas win

Kyle Larson and Kurt Busch never made contact in their battle for the win at Kansas. But the wall? That was another story.

Zane Smith dominates in Kansas Truck win over Majeski Kansas
Video Inside

Zane Smith dominates in Kansas Truck win over Majeski

Zane Smith dominated Saturday night’s NASCAR Truck Series race at Kansas, taking his third win of the 2022 season.

Christopher Bell rockets past Reddick for Kansas Cup pole

Christopher Bell saved his fastest speed for last and won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway.