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Blaney Wins Door-Banger At Talladega
Monday, 14 Oct, 2019 – 17:57 | No Comment
Blaney Wins Door-Banger At Talladega

Ryan Blaney’s first win of the season was a big one and an exciting one. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

On Columbus Day, Ryan Blaney discovered how to win a stock car race.

Blaney has spent the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season as the forgotten member in Team Penske’s powerhouse […]

Tony Stewart: Let’s Race Two
Sunday, 13 Oct, 2019 – 12:47 | No Comment
Tony Stewart: Let’s Race Two

A NASCAR/IndyCar twin-bill at places like Texas Motor Speedway would be a winner, says former driver Tony Stewart.

By John Sturbin | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

FORT WORTH, Texas – If shared doubleheader weekends between NASCAR and INDYCAR are to become must-see TV at venues like Texas Motor Speedway, Tony Stewart says one of the sanctioning bodies will need […]

Flat Spot On: For a Hot Time, Consider Charlotte’s Roval
Wednesday, 2 Oct, 2019 – 8:22 | One Comment
Flat Spot On: For a Hot Time, Consider Charlotte’s Roval

Alex Bowman and Kevin Harvick lead a pack of cars through a corner at the Charlotte Motor Speedway infield oval. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Brian Cleary)

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer RacinToday.com

The temperatures, cars, drivers and tempers were hotter than the Climate Change debate at the Charlotte Motor Speedway for the first elimination race of the […]

Determining The Dozen Got A Little Bit Ugly
Monday, 30 Sep, 2019 – 17:02 | Comments Off on Determining The Dozen Got A Little Bit Ugly
Determining The Dozen Got A Little Bit Ugly

Turn 1 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway infield road circuit took a big toll on Sunday. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Tami Pope)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – Entering Sunday’s Bank of America ROVAL 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, seven drivers were within 26 points of one another in the playoffs. But their quest to […]

Elliott Turns Bad Move Into A Winning Moment
Monday, 30 Sep, 2019 – 8:02 | Comments Off on Elliott Turns Bad Move Into A Winning Moment
Elliott Turns Bad Move Into A Winning Moment

Chase Elliott hit some bumps in the road during Sunday’s Cup Series race at the Charlotte infield road course, but he recovered and got the victory. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Andrew Coppley)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – Redemption is sweet! 

Anyone who doubts that statement need only refer to Chase Elliott’s victory celebration Sunday following […]

IndyCar Demo At Roval Fires Up Teams, Fans
Saturday, 28 Sep, 2019 – 17:45 | Comments Off on IndyCar Demo At Roval Fires Up Teams, Fans
IndyCar Demo At Roval Fires Up Teams, Fans

Josef Newgarden, who won this year’s IndyCar Series championship, drive his Team Penske Chevrolet in a demonstration at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL over the weekend. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Jim Fluharty)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – If you thought Charlotte Motor Speedway’s ROVAL would be used only once a year for NASCAR events, […]

Bad News Came Out Of The Blue For Stenhouse
Saturday, 28 Sep, 2019 – 12:41 | Comments Off on Bad News Came Out Of The Blue For Stenhouse
Bad News Came Out Of The Blue For Stenhouse

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. didn’t see the axe coming. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Ashley R Dickerson)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

CONCORD, N.C. – Ricky Stenhouse Jr. admitted Friday at Charlotte Motor Speedway that he was blindsided by Roush Fenway Racing’s decision to replace him for the 2020 season with Chris Buescher.

“I got a text on Tuesday […]

Childress Racing Is Still Going Strong At Age 50
Friday, 27 Sep, 2019 – 20:15 | Comments Off on Childress Racing Is Still Going Strong At Age 50
Childress Racing Is Still Going Strong At Age 50

Austin Dillon is carrying on the tradition at Richard Childress Racing. (RacingToday/HHP photo by Jim Fluharty)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Today when Richard Childress crosses the railroad tracks in tiny Welcome, N.C., he enters the 52-acre campus of the racing operation that bears his name. Housed in the 17 buildings are a museum, three NASCAR […]

Flat Spot On: Where Have You Gone Jimmie Johnson?
Wednesday, 18 Sep, 2019 – 8:53 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Where Have You Gone Jimmie Johnson?
Flat Spot On: Where Have You Gone Jimmie Johnson?

Non-contender Jimmie Johnson will spend the 2019 Cup Series Playoffs just trying to win a race. (RacinToday/HHP file photo by Alan Marler)

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

We may have seen the last of Jimmie Johnson in Victory Lane for at least the remainder of the 2019 season.

Currently riding an 86-race losing streak, Johnson and […]

Jones’ Win May Prolong His Career At JGR
Monday, 2 Sep, 2019 – 20:17 | Comments Off on Jones’ Win May Prolong His Career At JGR
Jones’ Win May Prolong His Career At JGR

Erik Jones got a really big victory Sunday/Monday at the Southern 500 in Darlington, S.C. (RacinToday/HHP photo by Alan Marler)

By Deb Williams | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Speculation has persisted throughout the year that Erik Jones’ ride at Joe Gibbs Racing might be in jeopardy for the 2020 season, but early Monday he silenced his […]