Bobby Labonte
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Bobby Labonte

1964-05-08 (age 57)


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Tony Stewart leads 2020 NASCAR Hall of Fame Class

Tony Stewart, a three-time champion in what is now the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, leads the five-member NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2020.

Jacques Villeneuve, Ellen Lohr set for NASCAR Euro Series debuts

The NASCAR Euro Series starts its 11th season on April 13 in Valencia, Spain with two new names expected to be listed on the entry list joining former NASCAR Cup Series champion Bobby Labonte.

NASCAR Euro Series: Hockenheim to host first playoff race of 2018

This season’s NASCAR Euro Series playoffs will start at the Hockenheimring in Germany Sept. 15-16.

Alon Day edges Bobby Labonte for win at Tours Speedway

Former NASCAR Next driver and Israeli native Alon Day picks up his first Whelen Euro Series win on an oval track on Sunday.

NASCAR Euro Series ready to roll into 2018 season

Building on the success of last year and influx of new teams and drivers, the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series sets new record for entries for its opening weekend at Valencia.

Bobby Labonte on Euro Series: “They see the promise of NASCAR”

Although he’s already won two NASCAR national series titles, the 2000 Cup Series champion is ready for a new challenge with the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series.

Bobby Labonte to race full-time in the NASCAR Euro Series

Former NASCAR Cup Series champion Bobby Labonte announces plans to become the first American champion to compete full-time in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series.

Brands Hatch welcomes Whelen Euro Series this weekend

Anthony Kumpen, Bobby Labonte and Bruno Junqueira lead star-studded field expected in the second event of the 2017 season.

Bobby Labonte enters NASCAR Whelen Euro Series race at Brands Hatch

Former Cup Series champion enters NASCAR race in Europe to highlight the American SpeedFest next weekend.

Five new names join list of NASCAR Hall of Fame nominees

Five new names have joined the 20-person list from which the class of 2018 will be chosen from.

Jeffrey Earnhardt to run first Cup plate race at Talladega

Jeffrey Earnhardt will be making his restrictor plate racing debut at the Cup level this weekend when he gets behind the wheel of the No. 83 BK Racing Starter Toyota.

Bobby Labonte and Joe Gibbs Racing reunite

Bobby Labonte will be back behind the wheel of the JGR No. 18, but in the Xfinity Series race at Daytona.

Can-Am to back Jeffrey Earnhardt and Bobby Labonte in 2016

Bombardier Recreational Products' Can-Am brand will sponsor Jeffrey Earnhardt and Bobby Labonte in the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, supporting GoFAS Racing's No. 32 Ford Fusion.

From Goodwood to Daytona, Bobby Labonte is back in a Cup car

Bobby Labonte will make his 724th career Sprint Cup start this weekend.

Front Row Joe to drive for Front Row Motorsports

Joe Nemechek gets the nod in the No 34 Ford this weekend.

No license means no opportunity for Reutimann

Front Row Motorsports needed a replacement, but...

Ragan, Patrick, Sorenson and others beat the odds to make Daytona 500

With wounded cars and the backups for their backups, drivers made it work and raced their way into the Daytona 500.

Danica takes a detour in the Duel, has words with Hamlin

Patrick loses control but comes back and transfers into the 500.

The King & I: RPM offers fans a trip of a lifetime

Andy Murstein makes good on his Daytona 500 promise

Drivers lash out at NASCAR for controversial qualifying format

Many drivers are upset with the new way the pole is decided for NASCAR's Daytona 500.

Jeff Gordon on pole for 2015 Daytona 500, edging Jimmie Johnson

This is Gordon's final full-time season in NASCAR, but he's not finished yet.

Pile up halts Daytona 500 qualifying, Bowyer furious with NASCAR

Bowyer, Sorenson, Labonte, and Yeley scrap cars in the process.

There's some traditions you just don't mess with

NASCAR announced some changes for 2015 today and one of them caught my eye, but for the wrong reasons.

Todd Berrier diving into new role at JGR

Berrier enjoys new challenge as Joe Gibbs Racing's Director of Inspections.

2014: A season of change for NASCAR

From teams to the sanctioning body, change proved to be just what the sport needed in 2014.

KartWeek ready to roll at Daytona International Speedway

WKA event draws hundreds of racers from around the world.

Ex-NASCAR champ Bobby Labonte not ready to hang up his helmet

Will drive at least four superspeedway races in 2015.

NASCAR crew chief Frankie Kerr returns to sprint car world

Joins Renegade Sprints as series director.

Crew chief Brian Burns to remain with JTG Daugherty Racing

Burns to play prominent role in JTGD Racing's future.

Finley Factor: Three things to ponder after Charlotte

Charlotte was an interesting one, to say the least...

Bobby Labonte Racing to close its doors

Apparently leaves Earl Pearson, Jr., without a ride for 2015.

Start the merry-go-round

Changes in Joe Gibbs Racing's crew chief lineup are inevitable.

Talent vs. the mighty dollar

We all want to see the first prevail, but the latter always seems to come out on top in the end.

Dale Jr.'s good luck charm?

One loyal Dale Earnhardt Jr. fan may just be Earnhardt's good luck charm this year.

Chase spots going fast, time is running out

Six drivers need only to attempt to qualify for the remaining six races to "officially" earn a spot in the Chase.

Driving iconic No. 43, Almirola nabs first career win in rain-shortened Daytona race

Richard Petty wasn’t at Daytona on Sunday but reveled in the victory via phone.

And qualifying first at Daytona for the Coke Zero 400: David Gilliland?

Rain-shortened qualifying session puts some unusual names up front

Labonte is back in the saddle with Circle Sport

Joe Falk hopes the former Cup champ can elevate his promising race teams

Kyle Larson's resume continues to grow

Two years after his stock car debut, Larson is still "the next big thing"

Can Hendrick Motorsports stop the bleeding on the No. 5 team?

Team owner Rick Hendrick met with Kasey Kahne this week to address his early struggles and search for solutions.

Kasey Kahne's struggles aren't a cause for concern -- yet

Kahne can turn his season around with the next four race tracks on the Sprint Cup schedule

Coca-Cola 600 has a history with major appeal

This year the focus is not so much on history as it is the present.

The 2005 Coke 600 - A race we will never forget

The 2005 Coca Cola 600 holds the NASCAR record for most cautions in a single event (22), and after lasting well over five hours, it ended in a spectacular photo finish.

Johnson hopes to enter ‘seventh’ heaven

Jimmie Johnson remains winless and only fifth in points.

Customer success ‘good news-bad news’ for Hendrick Motorsports

It might be wise for the Stewart-Haas guys to soft-pedal the Hendrick relationship, publicly at least.

Trouble finds Busch in Daytona 500

Haas Automation driver finishes 21st in season-opening race

Jimmie Johnson gains speed after wrecking two cars at Daytona

The six-time champion expected his third Speedweeks car might be a rewrapped version of a Hendrick Motorsports teammate's Chevy.

Joe Gibbs Racing goes for unprecedented sweep in Daytona 500

Based on their performance so far, the Gibbs drivers have to be the oddsmakers' choice to win the Great American race.

Matt Kenseth, Denny Hamlin triumph in Budweiser Duel qualifying races

Matt Kenseth No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota won the first 150-mile qualifying race in the Budweiser Duel at Daytona.

Daytona 500 odds, if you're a gambling man...

Dale Jr. is the odds on favorite to win the Great American race.

Phoenix Racing is now HScott Motorsports

Harry Scott Jr. has taken the reigns of the Phoenix Racing operation, and renamed it HScott Motorsports.

It's official: Justin Allgaier to drive No. 51 for Phoenix Racing

Allgaier to compete for NASCAR Rookie of the Year honors.

Labonte in the 51 for Daytona

Bobby Labonte will make his return to Phoenix Racing for the first time since Michigan.