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Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit
Friday, 21 Feb, 2020 – 17:56 | Comments Off on Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit
Torrence Returns To Top Fuel Cockpit

Two weeks after his rivals began the 2020 season without him, Steve Torrence will launch his bid for a third consecutive NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Top Fuel world championship Friday with the opening …

End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath
Friday, 21 Feb, 2020 – 9:46 | Comments Off on End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath
End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath

Some Thoughts on Speedweeks and the Daytona 500:
The scariest sight in racing is not a car hitting a wall at 200 mph. Or, a car rolling down the track at 200 mph. Or a car …

Quiet Not Peaceful After A Wreck Like Newman’s
Tuesday, 18 Feb, 2020 – 9:01 | One Comment
Quiet Not Peaceful After A Wreck Like Newman’s

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Silence isn’t golden at a race track. Instead, it’s so loud that it’s deafening.
Such was the case Monday night at the end of the rain-delayed Daytona …

Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver
Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver

 
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As a throng of fans stood in security lines for nearly 90 minutes to enter the Fan Zone this morning at Daytona International Speedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr., one of sport’s most …

Chevy Hopes New Facility Will Bring Speed
Saturday, 15 Feb, 2020 – 19:45 | Comments Off on Chevy Hopes New Facility Will Bring Speed
Chevy Hopes New Facility Will Bring Speed

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – During Richard Petty’s illustrious career, the seven-time NASCAR champion won in cars produced by three different manufacturers, but he said Saturday that Chevrolet’s current program was …

Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders
Friday, 14 Feb, 2020 – 9:10 | Comments Off on Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders
Jimmie’s Future May Not Include Fenders

NASCAR superstar Jimmie Johnson is open to the notion of racing without fenders once his full-time Cup Series career concludes at the end of the 2020 season.
The seven-time Cup champion raised eyebrows on Tuesday when …

Stenhouse Earns Pole For 500
Sunday, 9 Feb, 2020 – 15:48 | Comments Off on Stenhouse Earns Pole For 500
Stenhouse Earns Pole For 500

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will start the 2020 Daytona 500 from the pole. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Chris Owens)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Ricky Stenhouse Jr. made his Chevrolet debut Sunday by snaring …

Memories of Daytona Mingle With Memories Of Andretti
Sunday, 9 Feb, 2020 – 9:44 | Comments Off on Memories of Daytona Mingle With Memories Of Andretti
Memories of Daytona Mingle With Memories Of Andretti

Daytona International Speedway was a special place for John Andretti .

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – To anyone involved in motorsports, Daytona International Speedway is magical, especially the Daytona 500. 

It’s the place …

Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role
Thursday, 30 Jan, 2020 – 9:11 | Comments Off on Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role
Antron Brown Steps Into Ownership Role

Top Fuel driver Antron Brown will drive and own in the NHRA in 2020. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Garry Eller

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Three-time NHRA Top Fuel world champion Antron Brown has expanded his …

Kyle Larson Silences Bell; Wins ‘Bad Ass’ Chili Bowl
Sunday, 19 Jan, 2020 – 9:38 | Comments Off on Kyle Larson Silences Bell; Wins ‘Bad Ass’ Chili Bowl
Kyle Larson Silences Bell; Wins ‘Bad Ass’ Chili Bowl

Kyle Larson said winning the Golden Driller Trophy at the Chili Bowl on Saturday night meant more to him than winning the Daytona 500.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Kyle Larson found redemption from a …