NASCAR Cup News

Tony Stewart wins SRX South Boston
Hamlin takes Nashville Cup pole
NASCAR Nashville qualifying results
Reflecting on Bruton Smith's legacy
The big difference b/w F1 & NASCAR

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

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

Denny Hamlin will lead the field to the green flag in Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Nashville Superspeedway.

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.

As a Daytona 500 winner and long-time follower of Formula 1, Team Penske NASCAR Cup driver Austin Cindric is well qualified to judge the differences between the two series.

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.

Martin Truex Jr. confirms 2023 Cup return with JGR

After much speculation, Martin Truex Jr. will not yet be ending his NASCAR Cup Series career.

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.

2022 NASCAR Cup Nashville practice results

The lone NASCAR Cup Series practice session of the weekend at Nashville Superspeedway has concluded with Bubba Wallace atop the time sheets.

Stenhouse signs contract extension with JTG Daugherty Racing

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has signed a new deal that will see him return to JTG Daugherty Racing in 2023.

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?

"The ball is rolling" to land Helio Castroneves a NASCAR ride

Fresh off a stock car win last weekend in the SRX Series, IndyCar Series star Helio Castroneves has plans in the works to make his NASCAR debut as well.

Supercars star explains 2023 NASCAR plan

Supercars star Brodie Kostecki is looking to dovetail a partial NASCAR Cup Series programme with his Australian commitments next season.

2022 NASCAR at Nashville - Start time, how to watch & more

NASCAR returns from a rare off-weekend for Round 17 of the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season at Nashville Superspeedway.

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.

NASCAR Hall of Famer Bruton Smith dies, aged 95

Legendary businessman and NASCAR Hall of Famer Bruton Smith has died.

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.

NASCAR star Clint Bowyer involved in deadly accident

Clint Bowyer was involved in a fatal accident that resulted in the death of a 47-year-old woman.

How Trackhouse and Suarez played the mavericks of NASCAR

After years of struggling to get a foothold in NASCAR Cup's rank and file, Daniel Suarez threw his lot in with the brand new Trackhouse team last season. As the team builds in force, Suarez has been repaid for his faith with his long-awaited first Cup win. Here's how he rose from "rock bottom" - and what his win means long-term.

NASCAR's exclusive club of international race winners Sonoma
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NASCAR's exclusive club of international race winners

Daniel Suarez made history as the first Mexican-born driver to win a NASCAR Cup Series race when he took the checkered flag last weekend at Sonoma Raceway.

Larson team penalized, three suspended over loose wheel Sonoma
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Larson team penalized, three suspended over loose wheel

The No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports team has been penalized for losing a wheel during Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway.

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