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Q and A: Wickens Hopes To Drive And Dance Again
Saturday, 9 Mar, 2019 – 8:31 | Comments Off on Q and A: Wickens Hopes To Drive And Dance Again
Q and A: Wickens Hopes To Drive And Dance Again

IndyCar driver Roberts Wickens, who was paralyzed as the result of a crash at Pocono, has big plans for his future. (File photo)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Five months after confirming that he is a paraplegic, Robert Wickens is working to realize his dream of returning to competition in the NTT IndyCar Series. But first, […]

The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise
Monday, 4 Mar, 2019 – 16:25 | Comments Off on The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise
The Power Team Of Early 2019 Should Not Surprise

The Team Penske cars of Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski were the fastest on the track at Las Vegas on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The day after … Las Vegas:

When major rules changes are placed upon competitors in the sport of auto racing, it’s axiomatic that one organization will […]

Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue
Monday, 25 Feb, 2019 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue
Keselowski Overcomes A Ton; Passes Donohue

Brad Keselowski was one sick driver over the weekend in Atlanta. But after winning the Cup Series race there, he made sure he took in plenty of fluids. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

HAMPTON, Ga. – Neither flu-like symptoms, an overheating engine, or a hard charging Martin Truex Jr. could keep […]

Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2019 – 14:35 | Comments Off on Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope
Cars Have Hit New Low And Crews Must Cope

With ride-height rules abolished, new problems have popped up for the guys in the pits. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Garry Eller)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

HAMPTON, Ga. – With no ride-height rule this year in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the sides of the cars almost scrape the ground and Hendrick Motorsports pit crew coach […]

J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500
Monday, 18 Feb, 2019 – 8:16 | Comments Off on J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500
J.D. Was On A Lot Of Minds At End Of The 500

Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing celebrates his victory in Sunday’s Daytona 500. The win was an emotional one for several reasons. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Joe Gibbs Racing co-founder and former president J.D. Gibbs always believed in Denny Hamlin’s driving talent. On Sunday in the […]

The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season
Sunday, 17 Feb, 2019 – 9:40 | Comments Off on The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season
The 500 Fires The Engines For 2019 Season

The 2019 NASCAR Cup Series begins on Sunday in Daytona. Once again, the series has undergone a number of changes and begins with a number of questions. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season launches on Sunday. Well, kind of. Yes, the Daytona 500 is […]

Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR
Friday, 15 Feb, 2019 – 13:49 | Comments Off on Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR
Happy Anniversary To The Race That Made NASCAR

Cale Yarborough and the Allison brothers put on a big show at Daytona 40 years ago. Below is the story of that day. (File photo courtesy of NASCAR)

By Jeff Hood | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Forty years ago this weekend, a massive blizzard blanketed much of the east coast, dumping record-level snowfall from Massachusetts to Georgia in the […]

Hemric Has Number of Reasons To Enjoy 2019
Wednesday, 13 Feb, 2019 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Hemric Has Number of Reasons To Enjoy 2019
Hemric Has Number of Reasons To Enjoy 2019

Rookie Daniel Hemric is a good pick to sport historic number at RCR. (RacinTdoday/HHP file photo by /Ashley R Dickerson)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daniel Hemric’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series rookie season with Richard Childress Racing is filled with sentimentality.

Besides being RCR’s 50th anniversary, Hemric shares his hometown (Kannapolis, N.C.) […]

Sponsorship Woes Park Schumacher For Winternationals
Wednesday, 6 Feb, 2019 – 8:16 | Comments Off on Sponsorship Woes Park Schumacher For Winternationals
Sponsorship Woes Park Schumacher For Winternationals

Top Fuel ace Tony Schumacher will sit out the upcoming Winternationals. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Garry Eller)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Lack of sponsorship will prevent eight-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion Tony Schumacher from competing in this weekend’s prestigious 59th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals. The event at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona in […]

NASCAR Class Of ’19 Has A Lot In Common
Saturday, 2 Feb, 2019 – 12:51 | Comments Off on NASCAR Class Of ’19 Has A Lot In Common
NASCAR Class Of ’19 Has A Lot In Common

Members of the NASCAR Hall of Fame gathered for the induction of the Class of 2018 Friday in Charlotte.

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Watching common men do uncommon things is what made NASCAR’s popularity explode in the late 20th Century, but it also defines this year’s NASCAR Hall of Fame class that […]