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One race remains for NASCAR Cup Series drivers to lock themselves into the Championship 4 and it looks like Team Penske’s drivers may have to fight amongst themselves for the final spot.
Kyle Larson’s remarkable season continued as he held off Hendrick Motorsports teammate Chase Elliott at Kansas to win his ninth NASCAR Cup Series race of the season.
Three former stars of the NASCAR Cup Series – two of them members of the Hall of Fame – are set to take part in a Next Gen test this coming week.
Ty Gibbs denied a NASCAR Xfinity Series playoff driver the opportunity to lock themselves into the Championship 4 with his victory Saturday at Kansas Speedway.
NASCAR Cup Series star Denny Hamlin says he’s been paying more attention to Formula One racing and thinks NASCAR could benefit from how it showcases its product on race weekends.
Brandon Jones will return to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2022 to compete fulltime in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.
Beset by troublesome tire issues, Chase Elliott managed a solid finish at Texas but saw his position in the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs take a hit.
William Byron was already out of NASCAR Cup Series playoff contention but he believes his team’s performance Sunday at Texas spoke volumes for the future
Kyle Larson – one of the clear favorites to win the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series championship – gained the opportunity to do so with a victory Sunday at Texas.
John Hunter Nemechek rallied from a pit-road penalty and used pit strategy to earn his first NASCAR Xfinity Series win since the 2018 season.
Liberty University and Hendrick Motorsports have agreed to a new five-year sponsorship deal of HMS’ No. 24 NASCAR Cup Series team and driver William Byron.
Yes, there are heat and steering issues still to be worked out, but after two days of testing the Next Gen car on the Charlotte Roval, Joey Logano said he could be ready to race it.
John Hunter Nemechek, still in the hunt for this season’s NASCAR Truck Series championship, will return to Kyle Busch Motorsports in 2022 with the chance to do so again.
NASCAR on Tuesday suspended the crew chief of Cup Series playoff driver Kyle Busch for an issue stemming from last weekend’s race at the Charlotte Roval.
It’s not just Formula 1 that’s set for upheaval in 2022, as the NASCAR Cup series adopts its Next Gen cars that will cast any in-built advantages aside and require teams to adopt a totally new way of operating. Far more than just a change of machinery, the new cars amount to a shift in NASCAR's core philosophy
NASCAR’s Next Gen car will receive new parts and pieces as soon as next month based off data from a crash test at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway conducted on June 30.
Once again on Sunday, NASCAR disregarded its standard operating procedure when it came to making a call against a high-profile driver and its explanation falls woefully short.
There was only one way William Byron was going to advance in the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs and that was a win – and he almost did.
Kyle Larson’s team did a masterful job keeping his No. 5 Chevrolet running and Larson rewarded them with a victory Sunday at the Charlotte Roval.
Ty Dillon will return to fulltime competition in the NASCAR Cup Series next season with GMS Racing.
Not even a late caution that sent the race into overtime could deny A.J. Allmendinger his third consecutive NASCAR Xfinity Series win on the Charlotte Roval.
The owners of a NASCAR Whelen Euro Series team are going to begin a venture into the Cup Series beginning in 2022.
A victory on the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval course each of the past two seasons has proved extremely valuable in Chase Elliott’s recent NASCAR Cup Series playoff runs.
NASCAR veteran Michael Annett announced on Wednesday that he will retire as a fulltime driver at the conclusion of the 2021 season.
NASCAR Truck Series crew chief Eddie Troconis has been indefinitely suspended for a violation of the sanctioning body’s behavioral policy.
Brad Keselowski watched Bubba Wallace use a block to protect his lead and had a way to get around him but thought he had more time.
NASCAR drivers by nature are selfish – always looking for ways to win a race – but on Monday, Denny Hamlin was happy to celebrate another’s victory.
Due to persistent rain and impending darkness, Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega has been postponed.
Former NASCAR Xfinity and Truck series competitor John Wes Townley was killed in a shootout Saturday night, according to the Athens-Clarke County (Ga.) Police officials
Talladega Superspeedway produced another surprise winner Saturday, as Brandon Brown scored his first career NASCAR Xfinity Series win.
For the second time in three weeks, the winner of a NASCAR race had to travel to Victory Lane from the infield care center.
Grant Enfinger will return to a fulltime ride in the NASCAR Truck Series next season and with a familiar organization.
This is not how Alex Bowman envisioned the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs playing out – starting each round having to dig out of a big hole.
NASCAR on Tuesday suspended the crew chief of Cup Series playoff driver Kevin Harvick for issues stemming from last weekend’s race at Las Vegas.
The decision by Hendrick Motorsports teams not to pit under caution early in Stage 2 in Sunday night’s NASCAR Cup race at Las Vegas changed the dynamic of the race.
Denny Hamlin’s wins in the NASCAR Cup Series have certainly been timely ones this season.
Josh Berry cashed in on the misfortunes of several NASCAR Xfinity Series playoff contenders and lead a JR Motorsports 1-2-3 finish at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Daniel Hemric will remain a fulltime competitor in the NASCAR Xfinity Series next season but will move to another organization.
While NASCAR’s Next Gen car remains on schedule for its 2022 debut, Toyota Racing president David Wilson admits teams will still be working on the car while racing it next year.
Christian Eckes used a three-wide move on a restart with four laps remaining and cashed in at Las Vegas with his first career NASCAR Truck Series victory.
William Byron came precariously close to an early elimination from the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs but believes the experience will serve him well going forward.
Ford Performance’s Cup Series Mustang isn’t its only NASCAR racing vehicle that will see a new look in the 2022 season.
Already a NASCAR Xfinity Series champion and with a fulltime Cup Series ride secured for 2022, Austin Cindric still finds plenty of motivation for a second title.
Jeb Burton has perhaps his best chance to win his first NASCAR championship this season but the Xfinity Series playoffs could also be the last seven races of his career.
Roush Fenway Racing announced the addition of a new sponsor to its organization on Tuesday – one that will also serve as a primary for new owner/driver Brad Keselowski in 2022.
Kevin Harvick was looking for his first win of the season, but Chase Elliott wasn’t going to make it easy.
With some unintentional help from an angry Chase Elliott, Kyle Larson stole a win at Bristol Saturday night that seemed like it belonged to Kevin Harvick.
A.J. Allmendinger wrecked his way to the win Friday night at Bristol and with it claimed the 2021 NASCAR Xfinity Series regular season championship.
Chandler Smith’s first career NASCAR Truck Series victory couldn’t have come at a better time.
With a successfully revamped schedule in place and its Next Generation car set to hit the track, NASCAR is hoping to cash in on a promising 2022 Cup Series season.
NASCAR released its 2022 Cup Series schedule on Wednesday which features two new venues and a shakeup of its 10-race playoffs.
NASCAR’s Next Generation car will get an early debut next season at a new venue.
Justin Allgaier will return to JR Motorsports and the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2022.
Only two races into the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, the prospect of an all-Hendrick Motorsports Championship 4 already seems very unlikely.
Denny Hamlin is off to a stellar start to the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs but he can’t seem to shake disappointment at Richmond.
Noah Gragson couldn’t get a win in the NASCAR Xfinity Series for 49 consecutive races. Now, he can’t lose.
Denny Hamlin has had all the makings of a serious contender for the NASCAR Cup Series championship this season with one glaring omission – no victories. But no more.
NASCAR saw positive results from its largest Next Gen car test yet at Daytona and expects to conduct an even bigger one in January.