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Here’s One Vote For Class of ’19 To Have Bonnett On It
Thursday, 14 Mar, 2019 – 7:02 | Comments Off on Here’s One Vote For Class of ’19 To Have Bonnett On It
Here’s One Vote For Class of ’19 To Have Bonnett On It

Hall of Fame nominee Neil Bonnett and Jeff Hood, the author the piece below, in 1981.

By Jeff Hood | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

“Everything’s better, with Neil Bonnett on it…”

Nearly four decades later, that goofy jingle still resonates in my mind.

It was a blistering hot and humid Labor Day Monday in 1981 in Darlington, S.C. Stock car racing’s […]

Busch: Driving In F1, At Indy Would Be Welcome
Monday, 11 Mar, 2019 – 15:02 | Comments Off on Busch: Driving In F1, At Indy Would Be Welcome
Busch: Driving In F1, At Indy Would Be Welcome

Kyle Busch looking to shed his fenders? (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Harold Hinson)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The day after … Phoenix and St. Pete.

After winning for the 199th time in NASCAR, Kyle Busch hung out the “Position Wanted” sign. And team owner Joe Gibbs must have been sent digging through his pockets looking for […]

TMS’ Gossage: Give NASCAR A Break Already
Saturday, 2 Mar, 2019 – 9:28 | Comments Off on TMS’ Gossage: Give NASCAR A Break Already
TMS’ Gossage: Give NASCAR A Break Already

The new-look Cup Series cars are in Las Vegas this weekend. Texas Motor Speedway’s Eddie Gossage said this week that he is a fan of the rules package that debuted at Atlanta last weekend. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas _ Texas Motor Speedway President Eddie Gossage has […]

New Rules, Familiar Sites
Monday, 25 Feb, 2019 – 14:53 | One Comment
New Rules, Familiar Sites

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The Cup Series and its new rules took to the 1.5-mile oval at Atlanta on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Barry Cantrell)

The Day After … Atlanta:We kinda know how drivers feel about the new rules package that debuted over the weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. And we definitely know how television […]

Engine Guru: New Rules Are A Concern
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2019 – 20:42 | Comments Off on Engine Guru: New Rules Are A Concern
Engine Guru: New Rules Are A Concern

Doug Yates says new spacer engines could be a problem. (File photo by Jason Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.co

HAMPTON, Ga. – Engine rules for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season will challenge the durability of the power plants and could affect events known as fuel mileage races, says Doug […]

NASCAR Cup Teams Venturing Into The Unknown
Friday, 22 Feb, 2019 – 20:00 | Comments Off on NASCAR Cup Teams Venturing Into The Unknown
NASCAR Cup Teams Venturing Into The Unknown

Cup teams are trying to figure out NASCAR’s new rules this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

HAMPTON, Ga. – Normally, NASCAR drivers agree on very little, but this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway they concur that with the new Cup rules package they are venturing into […]

NASCAR Loses A Pair Of Icons
Sunday, 17 Feb, 2019 – 15:25 | Comments Off on NASCAR Loses A Pair Of Icons
NASCAR Loses A Pair Of Icons

Sam Bass worked his artistry on everything from canvas to guitars. (RacinToday file photo by David Vaughn)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

NASCAR lost two very special people Saturday; people who were icons in very different areas of the sport but still connected.

One was motorsports artist Sam Bass. The other was former NASCAR official and […]

McMurray Set To Drive Off To Broadcast Booth
Saturday, 16 Feb, 2019 – 18:47 | Comments Off on McMurray Set To Drive Off To Broadcast Booth
McMurray Set To Drive Off To Broadcast Booth

Jamie McMurray is driving in what looks to be his final Cup race on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Garry Eller)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Seven drivers will realize a career goal Sunday when they start their first Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway, but for Jamie McMurray it marks the […]

Fords Raise Eyebrows In Daytona Duels
Friday, 15 Feb, 2019 – 8:10 | Comments Off on Fords Raise Eyebrows In Daytona Duels
Fords Raise Eyebrows In Daytona Duels

Kevin Harvick drove his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford to victory in the first Duel qualifying race at Daytona on Thursday night. A Ford also won the second Duel. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Ford Motorsports executives exhibited a tremendous amount of confidence in their new […]

Bubba Brings Personality Back To The Cup Cockpit
Thursday, 14 Feb, 2019 – 9:08 | Comments Off on Bubba Brings Personality Back To The Cup Cockpit
Bubba Brings Personality Back To The Cup Cockpit

Darrell ‘Bubba’ Wallace, driving for the legendary Richard Petty, is a wheelman and a words man. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Ashley R Dickerson)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

The thought at mid afternoon on Wednesday was the same as it has been on many of the past media day afternoons prior to the Daytona 500: Blow […]