NASCAR Cup News

Byron points penalty rescinded
Charlotte Roval weekend schedule
Marks 'humbled' by playoff showing
NASCAR slams Harvick with penalty
A.J. Allmendinger returns to Cup
William Byron points penalty rescinded by appeals panel Charlotte II
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A National Motorsports Appeals Panel on Thursday amended NASCAR’s penalty to Cup Series driver William Byron.

2022 NASCAR at the Roval - Start time, how to watch, schedule & more Charlotte II
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The Round of 12 ends with this weekend's cut-off race at the Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway Roval.

Trackhouse Racing is only on its 100th start in the NASCAR Cup Series but it is already in a strong position to win its first championship.

Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing hit with severe NASCAR penalty
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NASCAR on Wednesday levied a severe penalty on Kevin Harvick’s No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing team.

Allmendinger returns to fulltime NASCAR Cup racing with Kaulig
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A.J. Allmendinger will return to fulltime competition in the NASCAR Cup Series next season with Kaulig Racing.

Alex Bowman to miss Charlotte Roval, Gragson to sub again

Alex Bowman will be out for a second consecutive week as he recovers from concussion-like symptoms.

Cody Ware to skip Roval as he recovers from ankle injury Talladega II
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Cody Ware to skip Roval as he recovers from ankle injury

Cody Ware has made the decision to skip this weekend's NASCAR Cup Series race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval.

Chase Elliott's first 2022 playoff win is a timely one Talladega II
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Chase Elliott's first 2022 playoff win is a timely one

Chase Elliott’s first playoff victory of the 2022 season may have been the most difficult to obtain but it couldn’t have come at a better time.

Blaney reflects on bittersweet result at Talladega Talladega II
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Blaney reflects on bittersweet result at Talladega

Ryan Blaney walked away from Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway with an impressive points haul, but the race win slipped through his fingertips.

Rick Hendrick: "We don't want (the drivers) hurt"

NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick said he’s willing to do whatever it takes to make safety improvements to the Next Gen car as soon as possible.

Chase Elliott out-duels Blaney to win Talladega Cup race Talladega II
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Chase Elliott out-duels Blaney to win Talladega Cup race

With a big shove from Erik Jones on the final lap, Chase Elliott cleared for the lead and just edged Ryan Blaney to win Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Greg Ives: "You cannot knee-jerk react" with Next Gen safety

Greg Ives seems far more interested in finding solutions to safety issues with the Next Gen car than casting blame.

Elliott: "There's no excuse for going backwards" on safety Talladega II
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Elliott: "There's no excuse for going backwards" on safety

As concerns about the safety of the Next Gen car grow, Chase Elliott took some time to speak on the issue during Saturday's media availability at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Bell wins Talladega Cup pole in eventful qualifying session

After a rough week at Texas, Christopher Bell needed a playoff boost and got one on Saturday.

Alex Bowman to miss Talladega Cup race with concussion
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Alex Bowman to miss Talladega Cup race with concussion

Alex Bowman is now the second NASCAR Cup Series driver this season to miss a race with concussion-like symptoms.

2022 NASCAR at Talladega - Start time, how to watch, schedule & more Talladega II
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2022 NASCAR at Talladega - Start time, how to watch, schedule & more

The final superspeedway race of the year is just days away now as NASCAR returns to the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway.

Rodney Childers: 600 races as Cup crew chief "kind of crazy"

Rodney Childers always believed he had what it took to succeed in NASCAR’s top series but his initial take was it would be as a driver.

Conor Daly to make NASCAR Cup debut at Charlotte Roval

IndyCar Series driver Conor Daly, who has made a handful of starts in NASCAR, will make his Cup Series debut next weekend at the Charlotte Roval.

Motorsport Games and Frankie Zombie announce partnership to expand audience offerings with upcoming artistic activations

The contemporary artist and leading motorsports video game publisher collaborate with Live Fast Motorsports for upcoming NASCAR Cup Series and charity events.

NASCAR penalizes Byron, Gibbs for violating code of conduct Texas II
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NASCAR penalizes Byron, Gibbs for violating code of conduct

The playoff picture has changed dramatically as NASCAR announces penalties to William Byron, as well as Ty Gibbs following the Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Kurt Busch "hopeful" but still unsure of when he'll return

Kurt Busch has been sidelined since a qualifying crash at Pocono Raceway on July 23rd, forfeiting his spot in the playoffs as he battled concussion-like symptoms.

The ex-F1 driver taking on NASCAR with a new team

Saddled with uncompetitive Minardi machinery, Tarso Marques didn't manage to score points in his three partial seasons of Formula 1. But now the Brazilian has the chance to show what he can do in NASCAR, and explains the story of his comeback with new Cup Series entrant Team Stange

The early benefits and challenges of NASCAR's Next Gen car

NASCAR’s new stock car generation is encouraging an influx of fresh blood into its top tier. But there are concerns that parts are in short supply as the entire paddock tries to build up stocks at the same time

How Penske's rookie sensation opened NASCAR's new era in style

After holding his nerve and hip-checking his teammate on the run to the line, Austin Cindric made a perfect start to life as a full-timer in the NASCAR Cup Series by winning the Daytona 500. Here's how the Penske Ford man emerged first across the line in the first points-scoring race for the much-anticipated Next Generation cars

Six key themes to follow in the 2022 NASCAR Cup season

There are plenty of uncertainties ahead of the 2022 NASCAR Cup season as an all-new fleet of cars take to the track for the first time. Ahead of this weekend's Daytona 500, our experts explain what you need to know