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NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags
Wednesday, 10 Jun, 2020 – 17:09 | Comments Off on NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags
NASCAR Bans Confederate Flags

NASCAR officials announced on Wednesday that Confederate flags will be banned at series events.
A statement issued by NASCAR stated: “The presence of the confederate flag at NASCAR events runs contrary to our commitment to providing …

NASCAR’s Speaking Out On Racism – Finally
Wednesday, 10 Jun, 2020 – 14:50 | Comments Off on NASCAR’s Speaking Out On Racism – Finally
NASCAR’s Speaking Out On Racism – Finally

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
A few years ago one of my cousins had a bumper sticker on her car that read, “After All These Years I Can’t Believe I’m Still Fighting The Same Crap.” 
That …

NASCAR To Open Gates To Spectators
Tuesday, 9 Jun, 2020 – 16:50 | Comments Off on NASCAR To Open Gates To Spectators
NASCAR To Open Gates To Spectators

NASCAR Tuesday announced a plan to allow spectators to attend two NASCAR Cup Series races beginning with the event at Homestead-Miami Speedway on June 14  and the race at at Talladega Superspeedway On June 21.
In …

Hot-lanta Takes Toll On Cup Series Drivers
Tuesday, 9 Jun, 2020 – 6:58 | Comments Off on Hot-lanta Takes Toll On Cup Series Drivers
Hot-lanta Takes Toll On Cup Series Drivers

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HAMPTON, Ga. – Not since 1971 had Atlanta’s spring NASCAR Cup race been held later than March and the heat and humidity that enveloped the 1.540-mile track on Sunday took …

Harvick’s Victory Brings Back 3 Emotions
Monday, 8 Jun, 2020 – 9:50 | Comments Off on Harvick’s Victory Brings Back 3 Emotions
Harvick’s Victory Brings Back 3 Emotions

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
HAMPTON, Ga. – When Kevin Harvick claimed his first NASCAR career Cup victory at Atlanta Motor Speedway three weeks after Dale Earnhardt’s death in 2001 the three of them became …

Compressed Schedule Equals Interesting Racing
Monday, 1 Jun, 2020 – 8:50 | Comments Off on Compressed Schedule Equals Interesting Racing
Compressed Schedule Equals Interesting Racing

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Five NASCAR Cup races in two weeks with only one qualifying session and no practice has resulted in four different winners and some of the best racing …

Persistence Pays Off For Elliott At Charlotte
Friday, 29 May, 2020 – 9:06 | Comments Off on Persistence Pays Off For Elliott At Charlotte
Persistence Pays Off For Elliott At Charlotte

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – In a nine-day span, Chase Elliott rode an emotional roller coaster that could easily have traversed an entire season.
Twice in five days he was on the verge …

Trio Of Hamlin Crew Members Suspended
Monday, 25 May, 2020 – 17:02 | Comments Off on Trio Of Hamlin Crew Members Suspended
Trio Of Hamlin Crew Members Suspended

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – A 35-pound bar of non-secured tungsten that flew out of Denny Hamlin’s car during the pace laps of Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway has resulted …

Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
Monday, 25 May, 2020 – 11:35 | Comments Off on Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski
Win Could Pay Off Big Time For Keselowski

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
CONCORD, N.C. – Brad Keselowski’s long sought after victory in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway not only gave Ford its first win in stock car racing’s longest race …

Johnson DQ’d After 600
Monday, 25 May, 2020 – 9:22 | Comments Off on Johnson DQ’d After 600
Johnson DQ’d After 600

CONCORD, N.C. – NASCAR relegated Jimmie Johnson to a last-place finish early Monday after his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet failed post-race inspection for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
NASCAR Cup Series managing director Jay Fabian …