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Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
Thursday, 25 Mar, 2021 – 13:47 | Comments Off on Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex
Nitro Funny Cars Converging On Texas Motorplex

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Drag racing Hall of Famer Billy Meyer’s Texas Motorplex will launch its 2021 major event schedule this weekend with the inaugural Nitro Madness Funny Car Chaos event in Ennis.
The list …

Blaney Avenges A Setback For His Father
Monday, 22 Mar, 2021 – 7:17 | One Comment
Blaney Avenges A Setback For His Father

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HAMPTON. Ga. – At age 7, Ryan Blaney watched his father’s best chance of winning a NASCAR Cup race disintegrate at Atlanta Motor Speedway when the left-rear wheel fell off …

JR Motorsports Back On Track After Atlanta Xfin Win
Sunday, 21 Mar, 2021 – 20:14 | Comments Off on JR Motorsports Back On Track After Atlanta Xfin Win
JR Motorsports Back On Track After Atlanta Xfin Win

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HAMPTON, Ga. – After JR Motorsports’ strong bid for the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship, the Mooresville, N.C.-based operation was expected to immediately intimidate its competitors when this season began. 
However, …

Flat Spot On—Drafting Bill Lester Onto the High Banks
Thursday, 18 Mar, 2021 – 19:32 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On—Drafting Bill Lester Onto the High Banks
Flat Spot On—Drafting Bill Lester Onto the High Banks

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
ATLANTA, Ga. – Every racing person I know has been a road warrior, going to extraordinary lengths to get to the races. A case in point: When the moon and stars …

There’s A Revolving Door To Victory Lane
Monday, 15 Mar, 2021 – 7:16 | Comments Off on There’s A Revolving Door To Victory Lane
There’s A Revolving Door To Victory Lane

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Five different winners in the season’s first five races.
Not since 2017 has the NASCAR Cup Series season opened with such diversity. If one of the five is not the regular …

NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville
Friday, 12 Mar, 2021 – 13:42 | One Comment
NHRA To Kick Season Off In Gainesville

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
In Steve Torrence’s world, “March Madness” is a Bucket List box needing to be checked.
NHRA’s three-time/reigning Top Fuel world champion, Torrence has won 24 of his career 40 national event …

Larson And Hendrick Gel – And Win – Quickly
Monday, 8 Mar, 2021 – 10:31 | Comments Off on Larson And Hendrick Gel – And Win – Quickly
Larson And Hendrick Gel – And Win – Quickly

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
When 2021 began, expectations were that Kyle Larson would once again enjoy a NASCAR Cup victory this year, but no one, not even team owner Rick Hendrick, thought it would …

Drivers Predict Cup Will Have Epic Start at COTA
Wednesday, 3 Mar, 2021 – 9:18 | Comments Off on Drivers Predict Cup Will Have Epic Start at COTA
Drivers Predict Cup Will Have Epic Start at COTA

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NASCAR Cup Series star Brad Keselowski says Circuit of The Americas signature Turn 1 left-hander looms as a prime spot for an epic start to the inaugural EchoPark Texas Grand …

Snider Latest To Get First Major NASCAR Victory
Sunday, 28 Feb, 2021 – 11:51 | Comments Off on Snider Latest To Get First Major NASCAR Victory
Snider Latest To Get First Major NASCAR Victory

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Three-races into the 2021 NASCAR Xfinity season Myatt Snider’s rather unconventional racing path has led him to victory lane, making him the third different and second first-time winner in the …

Daytona 2021 Becomes The Home Of First-Timers
Monday, 22 Feb, 2021 – 10:34 | Comments Off on Daytona 2021 Becomes The Home Of First-Timers
Daytona 2021 Becomes The Home Of First-Timers

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Winless seasons such as the one Christopher Bell experienced in 2020 can adversely affect a race car driver’s confidence and breed self-doubt, but those feelings are …