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Harvick to run 'Grave Digger' scheme
How Larson won the All-Star Race
BradK. impresses in late-race battle
Kyle Larson wins the All-Star Race
Four drivers join the All-Star Race
Keelan Harvick gives 'Monster' Father's Day gift to his dad Nashville
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Keelan Harvick wanted to give his dad, NASCAR star Kevin Harvick, something special this year for Father’s Day and it was a ‘Monster’ of a surprise for both of them.

Kyle Larson earned his second NASCAR All-Star Race victory last weekend – and another $1 million paycheck – but for a while in the race his crew chief, Cliff Daniels, wasn’t certain Larson would be in the mix.

Brad Keselowski: Hendrick cars are "just stupid fast" Texas
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Brad Keselowski came as close as anyone to beat a Hendrick Motorsports driver recently and that’s saying something.

Kyle Larson holds off Keselowski for $1 million All-Star win Texas
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Hendrick Motorsports took home the win and all the money in Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Four drivers – Ross Chastain, Tyler Reddick, Aric Almirola and Matt DiBenedetto – joined the field for Sunday night’s NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Austin Dillon looking to 'light it up' at NASCAR All-Star Race

A win at Texas Motor Speedway last season sent Austin Dillon to the playoffs while a win there this weekend could make him $1 million richer.

What to expect from the NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas Texas
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What to expect from the NASCAR All-Star Race at Texas

Just about everything has changed with this season’s NASCAR All-Star Race, including its location.

Ryan Newman: NASCAR Cup title "will always be on my radar"

Ryan Newman’s future with Roush Fenway Racing may be in doubt but his desire and goals in NASCAR haven’t changed.

NASCAR to slow cars down at Talladega and Daytona

NASCAR is mandating a smaller tapered spacer for the two remaining superspeedway races on the 2021 schedule in response to Joey Logano's airborne crash earlier this year.

Wood Brothers name new crew chief for Matt DiBenedetto

Wood Brothers Racing has made a mid-season crew chief change on its No. 21 Ford team with driver Matt DiBenedetto.

Is there anywhere left a Hendrick driver can't win this season?

Hendrick Motorsports has placed a vice grip on the NASCAR Cup Series right now – one that it doesn’t look like it will relinquish anytime soon.

Truex: Larson just "drove by me" on way to Sonoma win Sonoma
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Truex: Larson just "drove by me" on way to Sonoma win

Prior to the loss of the NASCAR Cup race last season at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Martin Truex Jr. was king of these hills.

Kyle Larson and Hendrick continue to dominate with Sonoma win Sonoma
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Kyle Larson and Hendrick continue to dominate with Sonoma win

Kyle Larson’s incredible season picked up another first on Sunday, as he earned his first road course victory in the NASCAR Cup Series.

In his Sonoma debut, Chase Briscoe cruises to ARCA West win

Chase Briscoe entered Saturday’s ARCA West race at Sonoma (Calif.) Raceway to learn, which he did and came away with a lot more.

Reddick charges back into playoff contention

Over the last two months, Tyler Reddick has been charging back into NASCAR Cup Series playoff contention, but he’s still looking for more.

Ground broken on much-delayed GM racing tech center

General Motors finally broke ground this week on its new Charlotte Technical Center, which will support its Chevrolet NASCAR and other GM racing teams.

Chase Briscoe: No practice or qualifying at Sonoma 'not ideal'

Chase Briscoe hopes another round of double duty this weekend will produce another top-10 finish in the NASCAR Cup Series.

William Byron to return to NASCAR Truck Series at Nashville

William Byron will return to the NASCAR Truck Series for the first time in five years when he competes later this month at Nashville Superspeedway.

Spire Motorsports crew chief suspended; team adds new driver

Spire Motorsports’ No. 77 NASCAR Cup Series team temporarily lost a crew chief and gained a new driver on Tuesday

Rick Hendrick's 'amazing empire' may just be getting started
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Rick Hendrick's 'amazing empire' may just be getting started

After a slow start to the 2020 season, Chase Elliott ended up winning the NASCAR Cup Series championship – Hendrick Motorsports and Chevrolet’s first title since 2016.

Kyle Busch: "We had nothing for the Hendrick cars"

Kyle Busch was the only driver to really challenge Hendrick Motorsports during the Coca Cola 600 on Sunday, ultimately splitting the four teams in the final finishing order.

From the archive: Dale Earnhardt’s final Autosport interview Prime

From the archive: Dale Earnhardt’s final Autosport interview

The death of Dale Earnhardt in the 2001 Daytona 500 shocked NASCAR to the core. At the Daytona 24 Hours, two weeks before his fatal accident, ‘The Intimidator’ shared his expectations of challenging for an eighth Cup title with JONATHAN INGRAM, in an article first published in the 15 February 2001 issue of Autosport magazine. Little did we know then what tragedy would unfold…

The lasting NASCAR legacy after Dale Earnhardt’s death Prime

The lasting NASCAR legacy after Dale Earnhardt’s death

On February 18, 2001, seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Dale Earnhardt – the fearless ‘Intimidator’ – was in his element at Daytona International Speedway. While his own DEI team’s cars ran 1-2 towards the finish line, his famed #3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo was playing rear gunner to block any late runs from the chasing pack. As the cars tore through Turns 3 and 4 on that fateful final lap, Earnhardt maintained the strongarm tactics that encapsulated his persona… but his actions in those moments sadly proved to be his last.

Inspired by Pitbull, the “revolution” sweeping through NASCAR Prime

Inspired by Pitbull, the “revolution” sweeping through NASCAR

The NASCAR Cup Series is changing. Whether it be the gradual morphing out the seasoned drivers of yesterday as the next generation step up, a radical calendar shake-up featuring more road courses than ever before and the prospect of an all-new car on the horizon, stock car racing’s highest level is nearing the end of a huge facelift.

The NASCAR storylines to watch out for in 2021 Prime

The NASCAR storylines to watch out for in 2021

This weekend's Daytona 500 kickstarts a NASCAR Cup season that promises plenty of intrigue courtesy of new owners and a refreshed calendar. Here's what you need to know ahead of the new season…